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David R. King, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by David King and Haytham Kaafarani.
Connection Strength

7.097
  1. King DR, Crowley JC, Frenk NE, Kaafarani HMA. Case 39-2019: A 57-Year-Old Woman with Hypotension and Trauma after a Motorcycle Accident. N Engl J Med. 2019 Dec 19; 381(25):2462-2469.
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    Score: 0.943
  2. Kaafarani HM, King DR. Necrotizing skin and soft tissue infections. Surg Clin North Am. 2014 Feb; 94(1):155-63.
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    Score: 0.617
  3. Naar L, Langeveld K, El Moheb M, El Hechi MW, Alser O, Kapoen C, Breen K, Christensen MA, Mokhtari A, Gaitanidis A, Maurer L, Luckhurst C, Hwabejire JO, Mashbari H, Bankhead-Kendall B, Lee J, Mendoza AE, Saillant NN, Parks J, Fawley J, King DR, Fagenholz PJ, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HMA. Acute Kidney Injury in Critically-ill Patients With COVID-19: A Single-center Experience of 206 Consecutive Patients. Ann Surg. 2020 10; 272(4):e280-e281.
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    Score: 0.249
  4. Kaafarani HMA, El Moheb M, Hwabejire JO, Naar L, Christensen MA, Breen K, Gaitanidis A, Alser O, Mashbari H, Bankhead-Kendall B, Mokhtari A, Maurer L, Kapoen C, Langeveld K, El Hechi MW, Lee J, Mendoza AE, Saillant NN, Parks J, Fawley J, King DR, Fagenholz PJ, Velmahos GC. Gastrointestinal Complications in Critically Ill Patients With COVID-19. Ann Surg. 2020 08; 272(2):e61-e62.
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    Score: 0.246
  5. Nederpelt CJ, Naar L, Sylvester KW, Barra ME, Roberts RJ, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HMA, Rosenthal MG, King DR. Evaluation of oral factor Xa inhibitor-associated extracranial bleeding reversal with andexanet alfa. J Thromb Haemost. 2020 Aug 01.
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    Score: 0.246
  6. Nederpelt CJ, El Hechi M, Parks J, Fawley J, Mendoza AE, Saillant N, King DR, Fagenholz PJ, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HMA. The dose-dependent relationship between blood transfusions and infections after trauma: A population-based study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 07; 89(1):51-57.
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    Score: 0.245
  7. Kaafarani HMA, Moheb ME, Hwabejire JO, Naar L, Christensen MA, Breen K, Gaitanidis A, Alser O, Mashbari H, Bankhead-Kendall B, Mokhtari A, Maurer L, Kapoen C, Langeveld K, El Hechi MW, Lee J, Mendoza AE, Saillant NN, Parks J, Fawley J, King DR, Fagenholz PJ, Velmahos GC. Gastrointestinal Complications in Critically Ill Patients With COVID-19. Ann Surg. 2020 May 01.
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    Score: 0.242
  8. Nederpelt CJ, El Hechi MW, Kongkaewpaisan N, Kokoroskos N, Mendoza AE, Saillant NN, Fagenholz PJ, King DR, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HM. Fresh Frozen Plasma-to-Packed Red Blood Cell Ratio and Mortality in Traumatic Hemorrhage: Nationwide Analysis of 4,427 Patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2020 Jun; 230(6):893-901.
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    Score: 0.234
  9. Meier K, Nordestgaard AT, Eid AI, Kongkaewpaisan N, Lee JM, Kongwibulwut M, Han KR, Kokoroskos N, Mendoza AE, Saillant N, King DR, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HMA. Obesity as protective against, rather than a risk factor for, postoperative Clostridium difficile infection: A nationwide retrospective analysis of 1,426,807 surgical patients. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2019 06; 86(6):1001-1009.
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    Score: 0.227
  10. Meier K, Nordestgaard AT, Eid AI, Kongkaewpaisan N, Lee JM, Kongwibulwut M, Han KR, Kokoroskos N, Mendoza AE, Saillant N, King DR, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HMA. Obesity as protective against, rather than a risk factor for, postoperative Clostridium Difficile infection: A nationwide retrospective analysis of 1,426,807 surgical patients. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2019 Mar 08.
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    Score: 0.223
  11. Wojcik BM, Lee JM, Peponis T, Amari N, Mendoza AE, Rosenthal MG, Saillant NN, Fagenholz PJ, King DR, Phitayakorn R, Velmahos G, Kaafarani HM. Do Not Blame the Resident: the Impact of Surgeon and Surgical Trainee Experience on the Occurrence of Intraoperative Adverse Events (iAEs) in Abdominal Surgery. J Surg Educ. 2018 Nov; 75(6):e156-e167.
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    Score: 0.216
  12. Peponis T, Baekgaard JS, Bohnen JD, Han K, Lee J, Saillant N, Fagenholz P, King DR, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HMA. Are surgeons reluctant to accurately report intraoperative adverse events? A prospective study of 1,989 patients. Surgery. 2018 09; 164(3):525-529.
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    Score: 0.213
  13. Levack MM, Fiedler AG, Kaafarani H, King DR. Perforation of a mesenteric Meckel's diverticulum. J Surg Case Rep. 2018 Jun; 2018(6):rjy126.
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    Score: 0.212
  14. Eskesen TG, Peponis T, Saillant N, King DR, Fagenholz PJ, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HMA. Operating at night does not increase the risk of intraoperative adverse events. Am J Surg. 2018 07; 216(1):19-24.
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    Score: 0.203
  15. Bohnen JD, Mavros MN, Ramly EP, Chang Y, Yeh DD, Lee J, de Moya M, King DR, Fagenholz PJ, Butler K, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HMA. Intraoperative Adverse Events in Abdominal Surgery: What Happens in the Operating Room Does Not Stay in the Operating Room. Ann Surg. 2017 06; 265(6):1119-1125.
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    Score: 0.197
  16. Ramly E, Bohnen JD, Fagenholz P, Yeh D, Velmahos G, DeMoya M, Kaafarani H, Butler K, Lee J, King DR. Creation of the first Hartford Consensus compliant elementary school in the USA. Trauma Surg Acute Care Open. 2016; 1(1):e000031.
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    Score: 0.188
  17. Sangji NF, Bohnen JD, Ramly EP, Yeh DD, King DR, DeMoya M, Butler K, Fagenholz PJ, Velmahos GC, Chang DC, Kaafarani HM. Derivation and validation of a novel Emergency Surgery Acuity Score (ESAS). J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 08; 81(2):213-20.
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    Score: 0.186
  18. Ramly EP, Larentzakis A, Bohnen JD, Mavros M, Chang Y, Lee J, Yeh DD, Demoya M, King DR, Fagenholz PJ, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HM. The financial impact of intraoperative adverse events in abdominal surgery. Surgery. 2015 Nov; 158(5):1382-8.
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    Score: 0.172
  19. Mavros MN, Bohnen JD, Ramly EP, Velmahos GC, Yeh DD, de Moya M, Fagenholz P, King DR, Lee J, Kaafarani HM. Intraoperative Adverse Events: Risk Adjustment for Procedure Complexity and Presence of Adhesions Is Crucial. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Aug; 221(2):345-53.
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    Score: 0.170
  20. Naraghi L, Peev MP, Esteve R, Chang Y, Berger DL, Thayer SP, Rattner DW, Lillemoe KD, Kaafarani H, Yeh DD, de Moya MA, Fagenholz PJ, Velmahos GS, King DR. The influence of anesthesia on heart rate complexity during elective and urgent surgery in 128 patients. J Crit Care. 2015 Feb; 30(1):145-9.
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    Score: 0.163
  21. Mavros MN, Velmahos GC, Larentzakis A, Yeh DD, Fagenholz P, de Moya M, King DR, Lee J, Kaafarani HM. Opening Pandora's box: understanding the nature, patterns, and 30-day outcomes of intraoperative adverse events. Am J Surg. 2014 Oct; 208(4):626-31.
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    Score: 0.160
  22. Kaafarani HM, Mavros MN, Hwabejire J, Fagenholz P, Yeh DD, Demoya M, King DR, Alam HB, Chang Y, Hutter M, Antonelli D, Gervasini A, Velmahos GC. Derivation and validation of a novel severity classification for intraoperative adverse events. J Am Coll Surg. 2014 Jun; 218(6):1120-8.
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    Score: 0.158
  23. van Erp IA, Mokhtari AK, Moheb ME, Bankhead-Kendall BK, Fawley J, Parks J, Fagenholz PJ, King DR, Mendoza AE, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HM, Krijnen P, Schipper IB, Saillant NN. Comparison of outcomes in non-head injured trauma patients using pre-injury warfarin or direct oral anticoagulant therapy. Injury. 2020 Aug 01.
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    Score: 0.061
  24. Naar L, El Hechi MW, van Erp IA, Mashbari HNA, Fawley J, Parks JJ, Fagenholz PJ, King DR, Mendoza AE, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HMA, Saillant NN. Isolated Rib Cage Fractures in the Elderly: Do All Patients Belong to the Intensive Care Unit? A retrospective nationwide analysis. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 Jul 15.
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    Score: 0.061
  25. Mikdad S, van Erp IAM, Moheb ME, Fawley J, Saillant N, King DR, Kaafarani HMA, Velmahos G, Mendoza AE. Pre-peritoneal pelvic packing for early hemorrhage control reduces mortality compared to resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta in severe blunt pelvic trauma patients: A nationwide analysis. Injury. 2020 Aug; 51(8):1834-1839.
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    Score: 0.061
  26. Nordestgaard AT, Rasmussen LS, Sillesen M, Steinmetz J, King DR, Saillant N, Kaafarani HM, Velmahos GC. Smoking and risk of surgical bleeding: nationwide analysis of 5,452,411 surgical cases. Transfusion. 2020 May 22.
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    Score: 0.061
  27. Baekgaard JS, Eskesen TG, Lee JM, Yeh DD, Kaafarani HMA, Fagenholz PJ, Avery L, Saillant N, King DR, Velmahos GC. Spontaneous Retroperitoneal and Rectus Sheath Hemorrhage-Management, Risk Factors and Outcomes. World J Surg. 2019 08; 43(8):1890-1897.
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    Score: 0.057
  28. Peponis T, Panda N, Eskesen TG, Forcione DG, Yeh DD, Saillant N, Kaafarani HMA, King DR, de Moya MA, Velmahos GC, Fagenholz PJ. Preoperative endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP) is a risk factor for surgical site infections after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Am J Surg. 2019 07; 218(1):140-144.
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    Score: 0.054
  29. Ortiz-Reyes LA, Chang Y, Quraishi SA, Yu L, Kaafarani H, de Moya M, King DR, Fagenholz P, Velmahos G, Yeh DD. Early Enteral Nutrition Adequacy Mitigates the Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio Improving Clinical Outcomes in Critically Ill Surgical Patients. Nutr Clin Pract. 2019 Feb; 34(1):148-155.
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    Score: 0.054
  30. Peponis T, Bohnen JD, Muse S, Fuentes E, van der Wilden GM, Mejaddam A, Alam H, Kaafarani HMA, Fagenholz PJ, King DR, Yeh DD, Velmahos GC, de Moya MA. Interrupted versus continuous fascial closure in patients undergoing emergent laparotomy: A randomized controlled trial. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 09; 85(3):459-465.
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    Score: 0.054
  31. Eskesen TG, Baekgaard JS, Peponis T, Moo Lee J, Saillant N, Kaafarani HMA, Fagenholz PJ, King DR, de Moya M, Velmahos GC, Yeh DD. Cervical spinal cord injury after blunt assault: Just a pain in the neck? Am J Surg. 2019 04; 217(4):648-652.
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    Score: 0.053
  32. Yeh DD, Chang Y, Tabrizi MB, Yu L, Cropano C, Fagenholz P, King DR, Kaafarani HMA, de Moya M, Velmahos G. Derivation and validation of a practical Bedside Score for the diagnosis of cholecystitis. Am J Emerg Med. 2019 01; 37(1):61-66.
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    Score: 0.053
  33. Peponis T, Eskesen TG, Mesar T, Saillant N, Kaafarani HMA, Yeh DD, Fagenholz PJ, de Moya MA, King DR, Velmahos GC. Bile Spillage as a Risk Factor for Surgical Site Infection after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: A Prospective Study of 1,001 Patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2018 06; 226(6):1030-1035.
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    Score: 0.052
  34. Martinez M, Peponis T, Hage A, Yeh DD, Kaafarani HMA, Fagenholz PJ, King DR, de Moya MA, Velmahos GC. The Role of Computed Tomography in the Diagnosis of Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections. World J Surg. 2018 01; 42(1):82-87.
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    Score: 0.051
  35. Chokengarmwong N, Yeh DD, Chang Y, Ortiz LA, Kaafarani HMA, Fagenholz P, King DR, DeMoya M, Butler K, Lee J, Velmahos G, Januzzi JL, Lee-Lewandrowski E, Lewandrowski K. Elevated admission N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide level predicts the development of atrial fibrillation in general surgical intensive care unit patients. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 09; 83(3):485-490.
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    Score: 0.050
  36. Fuentes E, Yeh DD, Quraishi SA, Johnson EA, Kaafarani H, Lee J, King DR, DeMoya M, Fagenholz P, Butler K, Chang Y, Velmahos G. Hypophosphatemia in Enterally Fed Patients in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit: Common but Unrelated to Timing of Initiation or Aggressiveness of Nutrition Delivery. Nutr Clin Pract. 2017 Apr; 32(2):252-257.
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    Score: 0.049
  37. Ortiz LA, Zhang B, McCarthy MW, Kaafarani HMA, Fagenholz P, King DR, De Moya M, Velmahos G, Yeh DD. Treatment of Enterocutaneous Fistulas, Then and Now. Nutr Clin Pract. 2017 Aug; 32(4):508-515.
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    Score: 0.049
  38. Bohnen JD, Chang DC, Ramly EP, Olufajo OA, Le RT, Kaafarani HM, Yeh DD, King DR, Fagenholz PJ, Butler KL, Askari R, Salim A, Velmahos GC, de Moya M. Low baseline (pre-injury) blood pressure predicts inpatient mortality in elderly trauma patients: A bi-institutional study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 12; 81(6):1142-1149.
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    Score: 0.048
  39. Zhao T, Mejaddam AY, Chang Y, DeMoya MA, King DR, Yeh DD, Kaafarani HM, Alam HB, Velmahos GC. Admissions for isolated nonoperative mild head injuries: Sharing the burden among trauma surgery, neurosurgery, and neurology. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 10; 81(4):743-7.
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    Score: 0.047
  40. Fuentes E, Yeh DD, Quraishi SA, Johnson EA, Kaafarani H, Lee J, King DR, DeMoya M, Fagenholz P, Butler K, Chang Y, Velmahos G. Hypophosphatemia in Enterally Fed Patients in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit. Nutr Clin Pract. 2017 Apr; 32(2):252-257.
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    Score: 0.047
  41. Dijkink S, Fuentes E, Quraishi SA, Cropano C, Kaafarani HM, Lee J, King DR, DeMoya M, Fagenholz P, Butler K, Velmahos G, Yeh DD. Nutrition in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit: The Cost of Starting Low and Ramping Up Rates. Nutr Clin Pract. 2016 Feb; 31(1):86-90.
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    Score: 0.045
  42. Yeh DD, Cropano C, Fagenholz P, King DR, Chang Y, Klein EN, DeMoya M, Kaafarani H, Velmahos G. Gangrenous cholecystitis: Deceiving ultrasounds, significant delay in surgical consult, and increased postoperative morbidity! J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Nov; 79(5):812-6.
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    Score: 0.044
  43. Yeh DD, Naraghi L, Larentzakis A, Nielsen N, Dzik W, Bittner EA, Chang Y, Kaafarani HM, Fagenholz P, Lee J, DeMoya M, King DR, Velmahos G. Peer-to-peer physician feedback improves adherence to blood transfusion guidelines in the surgical intensive care unit. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Jul; 79(1):65-70.
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    Score: 0.043
  44. Mejaddam AY, Kaafarani HM, Ramly EP, Avery LL, Yeh DD, King DR, de Moya MA, Velmahos GC. The clinical significance of isolated loss of lordosis on cervical spine computed tomography in blunt trauma patients: a prospective evaluation of 1,007 patients. Am J Surg. 2015 Nov; 210(5):822-6.
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    Score: 0.043
  45. Yeh DD, Fuentes E, Quraishi SA, Cropano C, Kaafarani H, Lee J, King DR, DeMoya M, Fagenholz P, Butler K, Chang Y, Velmahos G. Adequate Nutrition May Get You Home: Effect of Caloric/Protein Deficits on the Discharge Destination of Critically Ill Surgical Patients. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2016 Jan; 40(1):37-44.
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    Score: 0.043
  46. Naraghi L, Larentzakis A, Chang Y, Duhaime AC, Kaafarani H, Yeh DD, King DR, de Moya MA, Velmahos GC. Is CT Angiography of the Head Useful in the Management of Traumatic Brain Injury? J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Jun; 220(6):1027-31.
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    Score: 0.042
  47. Peev MP, Chang Y, King DR, Yeh DD, Kaafarani H, Fagenholz PJ, De Moya MA, Velmahos GC. Delayed laparotomy after selective non-operative management of penetrating abdominal injuries. World J Surg. 2015 Feb; 39(2):380-6.
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    Score: 0.042
  48. Yeh DD, Hwabejire JO, de Moya M, King DR, Fagenholz P, Kaafarani HM, Klein EN. Preoperative evaluation of penetrating esophageal trauma in the current era: An analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank. J Emerg Trauma Shock. 2015 Jan-Mar; 8(1):30-3.
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    Score: 0.042
  49. Yeh DD, Van Der Wilden GM, Cropano C, Chang Y, King DR, De Moya M, Fagenholz P, Kaafarani H, Lee J, Velmahos G. Goal-directed diuresis: A case - control study of continuous furosemide infusion in critically ill trauma patients. J Emerg Trauma Shock. 2015 Jan-Mar; 8(1):34-8.
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    Score: 0.042
  50. Hwabejire JO, Kaafarani HM, Lee J, Yeh DD, Fagenholz P, King DR, de Moya MA, Velmahos GC. Patterns of injury, outcomes, and predictors of in-hospital and 1-year mortality in nonagenarian and centenarian trauma patients. JAMA Surg. 2014 Oct; 149(10):1054-9.
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    Score: 0.041
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