Description of Research Expertise:
Dr. Holena's research interests encompass the study of quality of care after injury. He has a specific interest in the methodology used for risk-adjusting trauma morbidity, mortality, and failure to rescue.
Jacoby S, Kaufman E, Holena DN, Branas C.: Beyond survival: the Boarder Context of Police Hospital Transport of Victims of Penetrating Injury. SAVIR Annual Conference. Ann Arbor, MI. : 2017.
Smith BP, Dumas R, Holena DN: Does Intubation for Glasgow Coma Score ≤ 8 In Blunt Trauma Patients Improve Outcomes? A Propensity- Matched Evaluation. World Congress of Surgery WCS 2017. Basel, Switzerland. : 2017.
Dumas RP, Seamon MJ, Smith BP, Cannon J, Schwab CW, Reilly PM, Holena DN: The Epidemiology of Emergency Department Thoracotomy: Does Center Volume Matter? World Congress of Surgery 2017. Basel, Switzerland. : 2017.
Wiebe DJ, Holena DN, Delgado MK, Geiger J, McWilliams N, Carr BG.: The Pennsylvania Trauma Outcomes Study Risk-Adjusted Mortality Model: Results of a Statewide Benchmarking Program. The American Surgeon. : 2017.
Holena DN: “Surgical Research Funding in the Current Political Climate.” Website Blog. Association of Academic Surgery.
Kaufman EJ, Jacoby SF, Carr BG, Sharoky CE, Delgado, MK, Reilly PM, Holena DN.: Patient Characteristics and Temporal Trends in Police Transport of Blunt Trauma Patients: A Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study. Prehospital and Emergency Care. : 2017.
Sharoky CE, Bailey EA, Sellers MM, Kaufman EJ, Sinnamon AJ, Wirtalla CJ, Holena DN.: Outcomes of Hospitalized Patients Undergoing Emergency General Surgery Remote from Admission. Surgery : 2017.
Nunn AM, Pascual JL, Hatchimonji J, Reilly PM, Seamon MJ, Holena DN, Smith BP, Kaplan L, Martin ND, Schwab CW.: Boarding ICU Patients: Are our Rounding Practices Subpar? American Journal of Surgery : 2017.
Mackay EM, Dutton R, Holena DN, Reilly PM, Seamon MJ, Smith BP, Kaplan L, Cannon J.: Abnormal Calcium Levels During Trauma Resuscitation are Associated with Increased Mortality, Increased Blood Products Use, and Greater Hospital Resource Consumption: A Pilot Investigation. Anesthesia and Analgesia : 2017.
Kotloff ED, Forker CM, Meyer NJ, Lanken PN, Holena DN, Field C, Feng R, Christie JD, Shashaty MG, Reilly JP.: Declining Risk of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Critically Ill Trauma Patients. ATS Annual Meeting. Washington DC : 2017.