Karen Brasel

Professor

  • 10431 Citations
  • 50 h-Index
19962020

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Research Output

2011

Editorial response

Brasel, K., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Surgical Education. 68, 4, p. 318-319 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

EMS provider assessment of vehicle damage compared with assessment by a professional crash reconstructionist

Lerner, E. B., Cushman, J. T., Blatt, A., Lawrence, R. D., Shah, M. N., Swor, R. A., Brasel, K. & Jurkovich, G. J., Oct 2011, In : Prehospital Emergency Care. 15, 4, p. 483-489 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Evolving management of pancreatic injury

Fisher, M. & Brasel, K., Dec 1 2011, In : Current Opinion in Critical Care. 17, 6, p. 613-617 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

23 Scopus citations

Factors identifying risk for psychological distress in the civilian trauma population

Chiu, K. B., Deroon-Cassini, T. A. & Brasel, K. J., Nov 2011, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 18, 11, p. 1156-1160 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

25 Scopus citations

Family presence during resuscitation #232.

Bradley, C., Lensky, M. & Brasel, K., Jan 2011, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 14, 1, p. 97-98 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health services research resources for surgeons

Kuy, S., Greenberg, C. C., Gusani, N. J., Dimick, J. B., Kao, L. S. & Brasel, K. J., Nov 1 2011, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 171, 1, p. e69-e73

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Implementation of a family presence during resuscitation protocol #233.

Bradley, C., Lensky, M. & Brasel, K., Jan 2011, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 14, 1, p. 98-99 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Integrating palliative care in the ICU: The nurse in a leading role

Nelson, J. E., Cortez, T. B., Curtis, J. R., Lustbader, D. R., Mosenthal, A. C., Mulkerin, C., Ray, D. E., Bassett, R., Boss, R. D., Brasel, K. J., Campbell, M. L., Weissman, D. E. & Puntillo, K. A., Mar 2011, In : Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing. 13, 2, p. 89-94 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

Lower extremity vascular injuries: Increased mortality for minorities and the uninsured?

Crandall, M., Sharp, D., Brasel, K., Carnethon, M., Haider, A. & Esposito, T., Oct 2011, In : Surgery. 150, 4, p. 656-664 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Minimal aortic injury after blunt trauma: Selective nonoperative management is safe

Paul, J. S., Neideen, T., Tutton, S., Milia, D., Tolat, P., Foley, D. & Brasel, K., Dec 1 2011, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 71, 6, p. 1519-1523 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Out-of-hospital hypertonic resuscitation after traumatic hypovolemic shock: A randomized, placebo controlled trial

Bulger, E. M., May, S., Kerby, J. D., Emerson, S., Stiell, I. G., Schreiber, M. A., Brasel, K. J., Tisherman, S. A., Coimbra, R., Rizoli, S., Minei, J. P., Hata, J. S., Sopko, G., Evans, D. C. & Hoyt, D. B., Mar 2011, In : Annals of surgery. 253, 3, p. 431-441 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

189 Scopus citations

Patient risk factors for medical injury: A case-control study

Marbella, A. M., Laud, P. W., Brasel, K. J. & Layde, P. M., Feb 1 2011, In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 20, 2, p. 187-193 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Region-Specific Deflection Responses of WorldSID and ES2-re Devices in Pure Lateral and Oblique Side Impacts

Yoganandan, N., Humm, J. R., Pintar, F. A. & Brasel, K., Nov 7 2011, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2011-November, November

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Region-specific deflection responses of WorldSID and ES2-re devices in pure lateral and oblique side impacts.

Yoganandan, N., Humm, J. R., Pintar, F. A. & Brasel, K., Nov 2011, In : Stapp car crash journal. 55, p. 351-378 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Reply

Brasel, K. J., Dec 1 2011, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 213, 6, p. 809-810 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Safety and efficacy of prophylactic anticoagulation in patients with traumatic brain injury

Scudday, T., Brasel, K., Webb, T., Codner, P., Somberg, L., Weigelt, J., Herrmann, D. & Peppard, W., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 213, 1, p. 148-153 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Screening for blunt cerebrovascular injuries is cost-effective

Kaye, D., Brasel, K. J., Neideen, T. & Weigelt, J. A., May 1 2011, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 70, 5, p. 1051-1056 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

The impact of discharging minimally injured trauma patient: Does age play a role in trauma admission?

Peschman, J., Neideen, T. & Brasel, K., Jun 2011, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 70, 6, p. 1331-1335 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Trauma in the neighborhood: a geospatial analysis and assessment of social determinants of major injury in North America.

Newgard, C. D., Schmicker, R. H., Sopko, G., Andrusiek, D., Bialkowski, W., Minei, J. P., Brasel, K., Bulger, E., Fleischman, R. J., Kerby, J. D., Bigham, B. L., Warden, C. R. & Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Investigators, O. C. I., Apr 2011, In : American journal of public health. 101, 4, p. 669-677 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations
2010

Addressing access to palliative care services in the surgical intensive care unit

Bradley, C., Weaver, J. & Brasel, K., Jun 1 2010, In : Surgery. 147, 6, p. 871-877 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

A moderated journal club is more effective than an internet journal club in teaching critical appraisal skills: Results of a multicenter randomized controlled trial

McLeod, R. S., MacRae, H. M., McKenzie, M. E., Victor, J. C. & Brasel, K. J., Dec 1 2010, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 211, 6, p. 769-776 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Cags and acs evidence based reviews in surgery. 32: Use of a surgical safety checklist to reduce morbidity and mortality

McKenzie, M. E., Latosinsky, S., Thirlby, R., Urbach, D., Baxter, D. N. N., Brasel, K. J., Brown, C. J., Chaudhury, P., Cutter, C. S., Divino, C., Dixon, E., Dubois, L., Fitzgerald, G. W. N., Henteleff, H. J. A., Klrkpatrlck, A. W., Latosinsky, S., MacLean, A., Mastracci, T. M., McLeod, R. S., Morris, A. & 2 others, Neumayer, L. A. & Temple, L. R., Feb 2010, In : Canadian Journal of Surgery. 53, 1, p. 64-66 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

5 Scopus citations

Comparison of the 1999 and 2006 trauma triage guidelines: Where do patients go

Lerner, E. B., Shah, M. N., Swor, R. A., Cushman, J. T., Guse, C. E., Brasel, K., Blatt, A. & Jurkovich, G. J., Dec 2010, In : Prehospital Emergency Care. 15, 1, p. 12-17 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Cost-effectiveness of prolonged thromboprophylaxis after cancer surgery

Bradley, C. T., Brasel, K. J., Miller, J. J. & Pappas, S. G., Jan 1 2010, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 17, 1, p. 31-39 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Discussion

Luchette, F., Steel, J., Brasel, K. J. & Livingston, D. H., Sep 1 2010, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 69, 3, p. 530-531 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Discussion

Champion, H. R., Brasel, K. J. & Aboutanos, M. B., Feb 1 2010, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 68, 2, p. 267-268 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2 Scopus citations

Discussion

Fakhry, S. M., Moran, K., Hager, C., Brasel, K., Reynolds, B., Malhotra, A., Groner, J. I. & Schuerer, D. J. E., May 1 2010, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 68, 5, p. 1055-1058 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

9 Scopus citations

Efficacy and safety of low-dose hydrocortisone therapy in the treatment of septic shock

Chaudhury, P., Marshall, J. C., Solomkin, J. S., Baxter, N. N., Brasel, K. J., Brown, C. J., Cutter, C. S., Divino, C. M., Dixon, E., Dubois, L., Fitzgerald, G. W. N., Henteleff, H. J. A., Kirkpatrick, A. W., Latosinsky, S., MacLean, A. R., Mastracci, T. M., McLeod, R. S., Morris, A. M., Neumayer, L. A., Temple, L. K. & 1 others, McKenzie, M. E., Dec 1 2010, In : Canadian Journal of Surgery. 53, 6, p. 415-417 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Injury severity and quality of life: Whose perspective is important?

Brasel, K. J., Deroon-Cassini, T. & Bradley, C. T., Feb 1 2010, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 68, 2, p. 263-267 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Meta-analysis comparing healing by primary closure and open healing after surgery for pilonidal sinus

Brasel, K. J., Gottesman, L. & Vasilevsky, C. A., Sep 2010, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 211, 3, p. 431-434 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Scopus citations

Models for structuring a clinical initiative to enhance palliative care in the intensive care unit: A report from the IPAL-ICU Project (Improving Palliative Care in the ICU)

Nelson, J. E., Bassett, R., Boss, R. D., Brasel, K. J., Campbell, M. L., Cortez, T. B., Curtis, J. R., Lustbader, D. R., Mulkerin, C., Puntillo, K. A., Ray, D. E. & Weissman, D. E., Sep 2010, In : Critical care medicine. 38, 9, p. 1765-1772 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

167 Scopus citations

Out-of-hospital hypertonic resuscitation following severe traumatic brain injury: A randomized controlled trial

Bulger, E. M., May, S., Brasel, K. J., Schreiber, M., Kerby, J. D., Tisherman, S. A., Newgard, C., Slutsky, A., Coimbra, R., Emerson, S., Minei, J. P., Bardarson, B., Kudenchuk, P., Baker, A., Christenson, J., Idris, A., Davis, D., Fabian, T. C., Aufderheide, T. P., Callaway, C. & 7 others, Williams, C., Banek, J., Vaillancourt, C., Van Heest, R., Sopko, G., Hata, J. S. & Hoyt, D. B., Oct 6 2010, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 304, 13, p. 1455-1464 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

171 Scopus citations

Physician attitudes regarding advance directives for high-risk surgical patients: A qualitative analysis

Bradley, C. T., Brasel, K. J. & Schwarze, M. L., Jun 25 2010, In : Surgery. 148, 2, p. 209-216 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Posttraumatic stress disorder: A primer for trauma surgeons

Roberts, J. C., Deroon-Cassini, T. A. & Brasel, K. J., Jul 1 2010, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 69, 1, p. 231-237 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

12 Scopus citations

Putting a price on education: hours and dollars for a general surgery curriculum

Webb, T. P., Brasel, K. J., Redlich, P. N. & Weigelt, J. A., Jan 1 2010, In : American journal of surgery. 199, 1, p. 126-130 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Structured teaching versus experiential learning of palliative care for surgical residents

Bradley, C. T., Webb, T. P., Schmitz, C. C., Chipman, J. G. & Brasel, K. J., Oct 1 2010, In : American journal of surgery. 200, 4, p. 542-547 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Surgical "buy-in": The contractual relationship between surgeons and patients that influences decisions regarding life-supporting therapy

Schwarze, M. L., Bradley, C. T. & Brasel, K. J., Mar 2010, In : Critical care medicine. 38, 3, p. 843-848 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

127 Scopus citations

Techniques and cost effectiveness of enteroatmospheric fistula isolation

Verhaalen, A., Watkins, B. & Brasel, K., Aug 1 2010, In : Wounds. 22, 8, p. 212-217 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2009

Computed tomographic angiography for the diagnosis of blunt cervical vascular injury

McKenzie, M. E., Kirkpatrick, A., Evans, D., Meredith, W., Baxter, N. N., Brasel, K. J., Brown, C. J., Chaudhury, P., Cogbill, T. H., Cutter, C. S., Dixon, E. G., Fitzgerald, G. W. N., Henteleff, H. J. A., Kirkpatrick, A. W., Latosinsky, S., MacLean, A., Mastracci, T. M., McLeod, R. S., Morris, A., Neumayer, L. A. & 2 others, Smith, S. & Temple, L. R., Jun 2009, In : Canadian Journal of Surgery. 52, 3, p. 243-245 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations

Disclosing medical error #194

Bradley, C. & Brasel, K., Jun 1 2009, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 12, 6, p. 555-556 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

3 Scopus citations

Does the surgical clerkship meet the needs of practicing primary care physicians?

Lewis, B. D., Leisten, A., Arteaga, D., Treat, R., Brasel, K. & Redlich, P. N., Nov 1 2009, In : Wisconsin Medical Journal. 108, 8, p. 398-402 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

11 Scopus citations

Factors Correlated With Surgery Resident Choice to Practice General Surgery in a Rural Area

Jarman, B. T., Cogbill, T. H., Mathiason, M. A., O'Heron, C. T., Foley, E. F., Martin, R. F., Weigelt, J. A., Brasel, K. J. & Webb, T. P., Nov 1 2009, In : Journal of Surgical Education. 66, 6, p. 319-324 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

30 Scopus citations

Management of patients with anterior abdominal stab wounds: A western trauma association multicenter trial

Biffl, W. L., Kaups, K. L., Cothren, C. C., Brasel, K. J., Dicker, R. A., Bullard, M. K., Haan, J. M., Jurkovich, G. J., Harrison, P., Moore, F. O., Schreiber, M., Knudson, M. M. & Moore, E. E., May 1 2009, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 66, 5, p. 1294-1301 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

71 Scopus citations

Management of patients with anterior abdominal stab wounds: a Western Trauma Association multicenter trial.

Biffl, W. L., Kaups, K. L., Cothren, C. C., Brasel, K. J., Dicker, R. A., Bullard, M. K., Haan, J. M., Jurkovich, G. J., Harrison, P., Moore, F. O., Schreiber, M., Knudson, M. M. & Moore, E. E., May 2009, In : The Journal of trauma. 66, 5, p. 1294-1301 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Protected block curriculum enhances learning during general surgery residency training

Webb, T. P., Weigelt, J. A., Redlich, P. N., Anderson, R. C., Brasel, K. J. & Simpson, D., Feb 1 2009, In : Archives of Surgery. 144, 2, p. 160-166 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Responding to a colleague's Error #195

Bradley, C. & Brasel, K., Jun 1 2009, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 12, 6, p. 556-557 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Splenic trauma as an adverse effect of torso-protecting side airbags: Biomechanical and case evidence

Hallman, J. J., Brasel, K. J., Yoganandan, N. & Pintar, F. A., Dec 31 2009, p. 13-24. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

11 Scopus citations