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.
Dumas R, Holena: Benchmarking Emergency Department Thoracotomy: Using Trauma Video Review to Generate Procedural Norms. .” American College of Surgeons 2017 Clinical Congress. San Diego, CA. : 2017.
Cannon JW, Holena DN: Case fatality rate trend analysis: does stair-step phenomenon exist? Excelsior Surgical Society of the ACS Clinical Congress. San Diego, CA : 2017.
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.
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.
Holena DN: “Surgical Research Funding in the Current Political Climate.” Website Blog. Association of Academic Surgery.
Marcaccio C, Holena DN, Huang Y, Dumas R: Early versus delayed repair in blunt thoracic aortic trauma. SVS Vascular Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. : 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.
Marcaccio C, Dumas RP, Huang Y, Wang GJ, Holena DN.: Contemporary Trends in Treatment for Blunt Thoracic Aortic Injury: A Nationally Representative Study.” SVS Vascular Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. : 2017.