Karen Brasel

Professor

  • 9385 Citations
  • 49 h-Index
19962020

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2011

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

1 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 1 2011, In : Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing. 13, 2, p. 89-94 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 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 1 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

33 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 1 2011, In : Annals of surgery. 253, 3, p. 431-441 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

186 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 2011, In : Stapp car crash journal. 55, p. 351-378 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

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

60 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

29 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 1 2011, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 70, 6, p. 1331-1335 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 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 1 2011, In : American journal of public health. 101, 4, p. 669-677 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 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

38 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

26 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

30 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
8 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

29 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

160 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

27 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

26 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

118 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

57 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

69 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

Surgical Education in the Internet Era1

Pugh, C. M., Watson, A., Bell, R. H., Brasel, K. J., Jackson, G. P., Weber, S. M. & Kao, L. S., Oct 1 2009, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 156, 2, p. 177-182 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

The Random Dialing Survey as a Tool for Community Consultation for Research Involving the Emergency Medicine Exception From Informed Consent

Bulger, E. M., Schmidt, T. A., Cook, A. J., Brasel, K. J., Griffiths, D. E., Kudenchuk, P. J., Davis, D., Bardarson, B., Idris, A. H. & Aufderheide, T. P., Mar 2009, In : Annals of emergency medicine. 53, 3, p. 341-350.e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
2008

Deleterious effect of cirrhosis on outcomes after motor vehicle crashes using the nationwide inpatient sample

Bajaj, J. S., Ananthakrishnan, A. N., McGinley, E. L., Hoffmann, R. G. & Brasel, K. J., Jul 1 2008, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 103, 7, p. 1674-1681 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Hypertonic Resuscitation: Design and Implementation of a Prehospital Intervention Trial

Brasel, K. J., Bulger, E., Cook, A. J., Morrison, L. J., Newgard, C. D., Tisherman, S. A., Kerby, J. D., Coimbra, R., Hata, J. S. & Hoyt, D. B., Feb 1 2008, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 206, 2, p. 220-232 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations

Management of maxillofacial injuries with severe oronasal hemorrhage: A multicenter perspective

Cogbill, T. H., Cothren, C. C., Ahearn, M. K., Cullinane, D. C., Kaups, K. L., Scalea, T. M., Maggio, L., Brasel, K. J., Harrison, P. B., Patel, N. Y., Moore, E. E., Jurkovich, G. J. & Ross, S. E., Nov 1 2008, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 65, 5, p. 994-999 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Management of maxillofacial injuries with severe oronasal hemorrhage: a multicenter perspective.

Cogbill, T. H., Cothren, C. C., Ahearn, M. K., Cullinane, D. C., Kaups, K. L., Scalea, T. M., Maggio, L., Brasel, K. J., Harrison, P. B., Patel, N. Y., Moore, E. E., Jurkovich, G. J. & Ross, S. E., Nov 2008, In : The Journal of trauma. 65, 5, p. 994-999 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Preinjury beta blockers are associated with increased mortality in geriatric trauma patients

Neideen, T., Lam, M. & Brasel, K. J., Nov 1 2008, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 65, 5, p. 1016-1020 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations
2007

Factors influencing discharge location after hospitalization resulting from a traumatic fall among older persons

Lim, H. J., Hoffmann, R. & Brasel, K., Oct 1 2007, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 63, 4, p. 902-907 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Heart rate: Is it truly a vital sign?

Brasel, K. J., Guse, C., Gentilello, L. M. & Nirula, R., Apr 1 2007, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 62, 4, p. 812-817 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Scopus citations

Length of stay: An appropriate quality measure?

Brasel, K. J., Lim, H. J., Nirula, R. & Weigelt, J. A., May 1 2007, In : Archives of Surgery. 142, 5, p. 461-465 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

Multiple subfailures characterize blunt aortic injury

Stemper, B. D., Yoganandan, N., Pintar, F. A. & Brasel, K. J., May 1 2007, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 62, 5, p. 1171-1174 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Outcomes from a national multispecialty palliative care curriculum development project

Weissman, D. E., Ambuel, B., Von Gunten, C. F., Block, S., Warm, E., Hallenbeck, J., Milch, R., Brasel, K. & Mullan, P. B., Apr 1 2007, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 10, 2, p. 408-419 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Practice patterns and outcomes of retrievable vena cava filters in trauma patients: An AAST multicenter study

Karmy-Jones, R., Jurkovich, G. J., Velmahos, G. C., Burdick, T., Spaniolas, K., Todd, S. R., McNally, M., Jacoby, R. C., Link, D., Janczyk, R. J., Ivascu, F. A., McCann, M., Obeid, F., Hoff, W. S., McQuay, N., Tieu, B. H., Schreiber, M. A., Nirula, R., Brasel, K., Dunn, J. A. & 23 others, Gambrell, D., Huckfeldt, R., Harper, J., Schaffer, K. B., Tominaga, G. T., Vinces, F. Y., Sperling, D., Hoyt, D., Coimbra, R., Rosengart, M. R., Forsythe, R., Cothren, C., Moore, E. E., Haut, E. R., Hayanga, A. J., Hird, L., White, C., Grossman, J., Nagy, K., Livaudais, W., Wood, R., Zengerink, I. & Kortbeek, J. B., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 62, 1, p. 17-24 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

195 Scopus citations

Quality-of-life assessment in palliative care

Brasel, K. J., Jun 1 2007, In : American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 24, 3, p. 231-235 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Surgical critical care

Brasel, K., Jan 1 2007, In : American journal of surgery. 193, 1, p. 127-129 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Understanding Statistical Tests

Neideen, T. & Brasel, K., Mar 1 2007, In : Journal of Surgical Education. 64, 2, p. 93-96 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2006

A PGY1 Curriculum-Meeting a Need for Changing Times

Weigelt, J. A., Simpson, D. E., Anderson, R. C., Brasel, K. J. & Redlich, P. N., Nov 1 2006, In : Current Surgery. 63, 6, p. 410-417 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations