New Summary: Management of adult pancreatic injuries: a practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma. [Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma]


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Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST)

Management of Adult Pancreatic Injuries Guidelines Committee

Committee Members: Vanessa Phillis Ho, MD, MPH, Division of Trauma, Department of Surgery , Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center; Nimitt J. Patel, MD, Division of Trauma, Department of Surgery, Critical Care, Burns, and Acute Care Surgery, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio; Faran Bokhari, MD, Department of Trauma and Burn, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois; Firas G. Madbak, MD, Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, Florida; Jana E. Hambley, MD, Division of Trauma, Department of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center; James R. Yon, MD, Department of Surgery, Swedish Medical Center, Englewood, Colorado; Bryce R.H. Robinson, MD, Division of Trauma and Burns, Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington; Kimberly Nagy, MD, Department of Trauma and Burn, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois; Scott B. Armen, MD, Division of Trauma, Department of Surgery, Acute Care, & Critical Care Surgery, Penn State Hershey College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania; Samuel Kingsley, MD, Department of Surgery, Illinois Masonic Hospital, Chicago; Sameer Gupta, MD, Department of Trauma and Burn, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois; Frederic L. Starr, MD, Department of Trauma and Burn, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois; Henry R. Moore, III, MD, Department of Surgery, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Urbana, Illinois; Uretz J. Oliphant, MD, Department of Surgery, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Urbana, Illinois; Elliott R. Haut, MD, PhD, Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; John J. Como, MD, MPH, Division of Trauma, Department of Surgery, Critical Care, Burns, and Acute Care Surgery, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio

Dr. Bokhari was a Bristol Myers Squibb panel participant in last 36 months and is on the Speaker panel for Abbott Point of Care.

Dr. Haut is the primary investigator of a contract (CE-12-11-4489) with the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), entitled “Preventing Venous Thromboembolism: Empowering Patients and Enabling Patient-Centered Care via Health Information Technology.” Dr. Haut receives royalties from Lippincott, Williams, Wilkins for a book, Avoiding Common ICU Errors. Dr. Haut is a paid consultant and speaker for the “Preventing Avoidable Venous Thromboembolism—Every Patient, Every Time” VHA IMPERATIV® Advantage Performance Improvement Collaborative and the Illinois Surgical Quality Improvement Collaborative.

This is the current release of the guideline.

This guideline meets NGC’s 2013 (revised) inclusion criteria.

The following is available:

  • Kerwin AJ, Haut ER, Burns JB, Como JJ, Haider A, Stassen N, Dahm P, Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma Practice Management Guidelines Ad Hoc Committee. The Eastern Association of the Surgery of Trauma approach to practice management guideline development using Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) methodology. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Nov;73(5 Suppl 4):S283-7. Available from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST) Web site External Web Site Policy.

Supplemental digital content is available from the Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery Web site External Web Site Policy.

In addition, a continuing medical education (CME) activity for this guideline is available in the original guideline document External Web Site Policy.

This NGC summary was completed by ECRI Institute on March 8, 2017. The information was verified by the guideline developer on March 20, 2017.

This NGC summary is based on the original guideline, which is copyrighted by the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST).