Lead: Dr. Saman Arbabi, MD, MPH, FACS
To generate and disseminate new knowledge pertaining to injury prevention and injury care treatment.
To reduce the burden of injury morbidity and mortality through research, education, and public awareness.
Preparation of research proposals, review of current literature, and enhancement of public awareness for injury prevention and injury care through regular meetings, journal clubs, and community engagement.
Research projects are organized by PI and their respective Section Membership. HIPRC Faculty may belong to multiple Sections.
|Saman Arbabi||Surgery||Topical Modulation of the Burn Wound Inflammatory Response to improve Short and Long Term Outcomes|
|Eileen Bulger||Surgery||Prehospital Tranexamic Acid Use for Traumatic Brian Injury|
|Surgery||CIREN (Crash Injury Research & Engineering Network)|
|Effects of Cannabis on Driving|
|Ronald Maier||Surgery||Trauma Genomics|
|Fred Rivara||Pediatrics||Addition of Pediatric TBI Data To NIH FITBIR Database|
|Fred Rivara||Pediatrics||Intervention On Victims Of Gun Violence|
|Fred Rivara||Pediatrics||Pediatric Injury Research Training Program|
|Fred Rivara||Pediatrics||Youth sports concussion: epidemiology, injury and outcome|
|Pediatrics||Structural & Programmatic Effects of Bus Rapid Transit on Physical Activity|
Neurological Surgery and Biostatistics
|Effect Of Treatment On Outcome After TBI in Children and Adolescents|
|Ali Rowhani-Rahbar||Epidemiology||Mental Illness and Injury|
|Jeanne Sears||Health Services||Using Injury Severity to Improve Occupational Traumatic Injury Trend Estimates|
|Neurological Surgery and Biostatistics
|Impact of Aging on the Immune Response to Traumatic Brain Injury|
|Hilaire Thompson||Biobehavioral Nursing||Neuropathology of CTE and Delayed Effects of TBI: Toward In-Vivo Diagnostics|
|Hilaire Thompson||Biobehavioral Nursing||Patient-provider communication for patients with communication disorders|
|Hilaire Thompson||Biobehavioral Nursing||Pilot study on the effectiveness of a cognitive training intervention to prevent falls in older adults with mild cognitive impairment|
|Hilaire Thompson||Biobehavioral Nursing||Preparing Acute Care Nurse Practitioners for Care of Adults and Older Adults with Multiple Chronic Conditions|
|Bryan Voelzke||Urology||Qualitative Outcomes Of Urethral Reconstruction Following Urethral Injury|
|Hunter Wessells||Surgery||First Clinical Test of Feasibility of Ultrasound to Reposition Kidney Stones|
|Hunter Wessells||Surgery||Multidisciplinary Training in Benign Urology|
|Hunter Wessells||Surgery||Urethral Tissue Repair Due to Battlefield Injury|
|Hunter Wessells||Surgery||UroEDIC II: Risk and Progression of Urological Complications of Type 1 Diabetes|
Journal Club Readings
Holcomb JB, Tilley BC, Baraniuk S, et al. (2015) Transfusion of plasma, platelets, and red blood cells in a 1:1:1 vs a 1:1:2 ratio and mortality in patients with severe trauma: The PROPPR randomized clinical trial. JAMA.
Joseph B, Pandit V, Zangbar B, et al. (2014) Superiority of frailty over age in predicting outcomes among geriatric trauma patients: A prospective analysis. JAMA Surgery.
Joseph B, Pandit V, Zangbar B, et al. (2014) Validating trauma-specific frailty index for geriatric trauma patients: A prospective analysis. J Am Coll Surg.
Salminen P, Paajanen H, Tero Rautio T, et al. (2015) Antibiotic Therapy vs Appendectomy for Treatment of Uncomplicated Acute Appendicitis: The APPAC Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA.
West TA, Rivara FP, Cummings P, et al. (2000) Harborview assessment for risk of mortality: An improved measure of injury severity on the basis of ICD-9-CM. J Trauma.
Gentilello LM, Ebel BE, Wickizer TM, et al. (2005) Alcohol interventions for trauma patients treated in emergency departments and hospitals: A cost benefit analysis. Ann Surg.