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 RP, Seamon MJ, Smith BP, Yang W, Cannon JC, Schwab CW, Reilly PM, Holena DN: The epidemiology of emergency department thoracotomy in a statewide trauma system: Does center volume matter? Journal of Trauma : 2018 (Epub).
Marcaccio C, Dumas RP, Huang Y, Wang GJ, Holena DN: Delayed endovascular aortic repair is associated with reduced in-hospital mortality in patients with blunt thoracic aortic injury Journal of Vascular Surgery : 2018 .
Chreiman KM, Dumas RP, Seamon MJ, Kim PK, Reilly PM, Kaplan LJ, Christie JD, Holena DN: The IOs have it: A prospective observational study of vascular access success rates in patients in extremis using video review Journal of Trauma & Acute Care Surgery : 2018 .
Sangal R, Holena D: Man in motor vehicle collision Journal of Emergency Medicine : 2018 .
Holena,DN: Outcomes of Emergency General Surgery in Patients with Solid organ and Liquid Cancers. e-Poster presentation in Scientific Forum program at the American College of Surgeons. Boston, Oct 21-25 2018. : 2018.
Kaufman E, Earl-Royal E, Barie P, Holena DN.: “Failure to Rescue after Infectious Complications in a Statewide Trauma System”. Poster Presentation, AAST Sept 26-29 2018 in San Diego, CA. : 2018.
Acker Andrew; Leonard Jennifer; Seamon Mark J; Holena Daniel N; Pascual Jose; Smith Brian P; Reilly Patrick M; Martin Niels D: Leaving contaminated trauma laparotomy wounds open reduces wound infections but does not add value Journal of surgical research 232 : 450-455,2018.
Zebrowski A, Carr B, Karp D, Hsu J, Holena D. (missing authors): Factors Relating to Receiving High Intensity Care in Older Adults with Blunt Traumatic Injury. Poster Presentation. Annual Research Meeting Academy Health, Seattle, Washington June 25, 2018. : 2018.
Holena DN, Dumas RP, Kaufman EJ, Huang Y, Wiebe DJ, Reilly PM, Christie JD: Cardiac complications and failure to rescue after injury in a mature statewide trauma system: Identifying opportunities for improvement ESTES 2018, Valencia, Spain : 2018.
Bores SA, Pajerowski W, Carr BG, Holena D, Meisel ZF, Mechem CC, Band RA: The association of prehospital intravenous fluids and mortality in patients and penetrating trauma Journal of Emergency Medicine 54 (4): 487-499.e6,2018.