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Critical Care and Trauma

Our Critical Care and Trauma surgeons are particularly interested in pursuing research that will improve outcomes of their patients. Recent research efforts have focused on:

  • Therapeutic anticoagulation after traumatic brain injury
  • Circulatory derangements in systemic sepsis
  • Factors determining the creation of the open abdomen in initial trauma laparotomies
  • Potentially survivable injury in New York City
  • Data driven prediction systems in the ICU
  • Patterns of injury in New York City
  • Influence of antibiotic therapy on mortality of critical surgical illness caused or complicated by infection
  • Acute renal failure in surgical patients
  • Balanced fluid resuscitation in trauma patients

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