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Garth H Utter

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InstitutionUniversity of California Davis
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    1. Utter G, Cox GL, Atolagbe OO, Owens PL, Romano PS. Conversion of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Quality Indicators from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM/PCS: The Process, Results, and Implications for Users. Health Serv Res. 2018 May 30. PMID: 29846001.
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    2. Tominaga GT, Brown CVR, Schulz JT, Barbosa RR, Agarwal S, McQuay N, Utter G, Crandall M. The American Association for the Surgery of Trauma uniform grading of hemorrhagic emergency general surgery diseases. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 Apr; 84(4):670-673. PMID: 29283964.
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    3. Scott JW, Tsai TC, Neiman PU, Jurkovich GJ, Utter G, Haider AH, Salim A, Havens JM. Lower emergency general surgery (EGS) mortality among hospitals with higher-quality trauma care. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 Mar; 84(3):433-440. PMID: 29251701.
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    4. Utter G, Schuster KM, Miller PR, Mowery NT, Agarwal SK, Winchell RJ, Crandall ML. The capacity of ICD-10-CM/PCS to characterize surgical care. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Nov; 83(5):894-898. PMID: 28538626.
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    5. Wandling MW, Ko CY, Bankey PE, Cribari C, Cryer HG, Diaz JJ, Duane TM, Hameed SM, Hutter MM, Metzler MH, Regner JL, Reilly PM, Reines HD, Sperry JL, Staudenmayer KL, Utter G, Crandall ML, Bilimoria KY, Nathens AB. Expanding the scope of quality measurement in surgery to include nonoperative care: Results from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program emergency general surgery pilot. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 11; 83(5):837-845. PMID: 29068873.
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    6. Holmes JF, Kelley KM, Wootton-Gorges SL, Utter G, Abramson LP, Rose JS, Tancredi DJ, Kuppermann N. Effect of Abdominal Ultrasound on Clinical Care, Outcomes, and Resource Use Among Children With Blunt Torso Trauma: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2017 06 13; 317(22):2290-2296. PMID: 28609532.
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    7. Utter G, Salcedo ES, White RH. The Risks and Benefits of Treating Isolated Calf Deep Vein Thrombosis-Reply. JAMA Surg. 2017 Jun 01; 152(6):606. PMID: 28199480.
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    8. Utter G, Dhillon TS, Salcedo ES, Shouldice DJ, Reynolds CL, Humphries MD, White RH. Therapeutic Anticoagulation for Isolated Calf Deep Vein Thrombosis. JAMA Surg. 2016 09 21; 151(9):e161770. PMID: 27437827.
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    9. Tominaga GT, Staudenmayer KL, Shafi S, Schuster KM, Savage SA, Ross S, Muskat P, Mowery NT, Miller P, Inaba K, Cohen MJ, Ciesla D, Brown CV, Agarwal S, Aboutanos MB, Utter G, Crandall M. The American Association for the Surgery of Trauma grading scale for 16 emergency general surgery conditions: Disease-specific criteria characterizing anatomic severity grading. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 09; 81(3):593-602. PMID: 27257696.
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    10. Carden AJ, Salcedo ES, Leshikar DE, Utter G, Wilson MD, Galante JM. Randomized controlled trial comparing dynamic simulation with static simulation in trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 May; 80(5):748-53; discussion 753-4. PMID: 26891156.
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    11. Shafi S, Priest EL, Crandall ML, Klekar CS, Nazim A, Aboutanos M, Agarwal S, Bhattacharya B, Byrge N, Dhillon TS, Eboli DJ, Fielder D, Guillamondegui O, Gunter O, Inaba K, Mowery NT, Nirula R, Ross SE, Savage SA, Schuster KM, Schmoker RK, Siboni S, Siparsky N, Trust MD, Utter G, Whelan J, Feliciano DV, Rozycki G. Multicenter validation of American Association for the Surgery of Trauma grading system for acute colonic diverticulitis and its use for emergency general surgery quality improvement program. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Mar; 80(3):405-10; discussion 410-1. PMID: 26670116.
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    12. Zrelak PA, Utter G, Tancredi DJ, Mayer LG, Cerese J, Cuny J, Romano PS. How Accurate is the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator for Hospital-Acquired Pressure Ulcer in a National Sample of Records? J Healthc Qual. 2015 Sep-Oct; 37(5):287-97. PMID: 24118246.
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    13. Dhillon TS, Galante JM, Salcedo ES, Utter G. Characteristics of chest wall injuries that predict postrecovery pulmonary symptoms: A secondary analysis of data from a randomized trial. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Aug; 79(2):179-86; discussion 186-7. PMID: 26218683.
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    14. Hight RA, Salcedo ES, Martin SP, Cocanour CS, Utter G, Galante JM. Level I academic trauma center integration as a model for sustaining combat surgical skills: The right surgeon in the right place for the right time. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Jun; 78(6):1176-81. PMID: 26151520.
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    15. Utter G, Miller PR, Mowery NT, Tominaga GT, Gunter O, Osler TM, Ciesla DJ, Agarwal SK, Inaba K, Aboutanos MB, Brown CV, Ross SE, Crandall ML, Shafi S. ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM mapping of the AAST Emergency General Surgery disease severity grading systems: Conceptual approach, limitations, and recommendations for the future. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 May; 78(5):1059-65. PMID: 25909431.
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    16. Utter G, Vermoch KL, Rogers S. Clinical documentation improvement and the agency for healthcare research and quality accidental puncture or laceration patient safety indicator. JAMA Surg. 2015 May; 150(5):388-9. PMID: 25739056.
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    17. Smith CA, Gosselin RC, Utter G, Galante JM, Young JB, Scherer LA, Schermer CR. Does saline resuscitation affect mechanisms of coagulopathy in critically ill trauma patients? An exploratory analysis. Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2015 Apr; 26(3):250-4. PMID: 25803514.
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    18. Nishijima DK, Melnikow J, Tancredi DJ, Shahlaie K, Utter G, Galante JM, Rudisill N, Holmes JF. Long-term neurological outcomes in adults with traumatic intracranial hemorrhage admitted to ICU versus floor. West J Emerg Med. 2015 Mar; 16(2):284-90. PMID: 25834671; PMCID: PMC4380380.
    19. Edgren G, Almqvist R, Hartman M, Utter G. Splenectomy and the risk of sepsis: a population-based cohort study. Ann Surg. 2014 Dec; 260(6):1081-7. PMID: 24374533.
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    20. Smith CA, Duby JJ, Utter G, Galante JM, Scherer LA, Schermer CR. Cost-minimization analysis of two fluid products for resuscitation of critically injured trauma patients. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2014 Mar 15; 71(6):470-5. PMID: 24589538.
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    21. Utter G, Young JB, Theard LA, Cropp DM, Mohar CJ, Eisenberg D, Schermer CR, Owens LJ. The effect on problematic drinking behavior of a brief motivational interview shortly after a first arrest for driving under the influence of alcohol: a randomized trial. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Mar; 76(3):661-70; discussion 670-1. PMID: 24553532.
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    22. Young JB, Utter G, Schermer CR, Galante JM, Phan HH, Yang Y, Anderson BA, Scherer LA. Saline versus Plasma-Lyte A in initial resuscitation of trauma patients: a randomized trial. Ann Surg. 2014 Feb; 259(2):255-62. PMID: 23732264.
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    23. Utter G. The rate of pleural fluid drainage as a criterion for the timing of chest tube removal: theoretical and practical considerations. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Dec; 96(6):2262-7. PMID: 24209425.
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    24. Yang Y, Young JB, Schermer CR, Utter G. Use of ketorolac is associated with decreased pneumonia following rib fractures. Am J Surg. 2014 Apr; 207(4):566-72. PMID: 24112670; PMCID: PMC4393822.
    25. Zrelak PA, Utter G, Sadeghi B, Cuny J, Baron R, Romano PS. Using the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality patient safety indicators for targeting nursing quality improvement. J Nurs Adm. 2013 Oct; 43(10 Suppl):S51-60. PMID: 24022084.
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    26. Utter G, Zrelak PA, Baron R, Tancredi DJ, Sadeghi B, Geppert JJ, Romano PS. Detecting postoperative hemorrhage or hematoma from administrative data: the performance of the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator. Surgery. 2013 Nov; 154(5):1117-25. PMID: 24075277.
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    27. Zrelak PA, Romano PS, Tancredi DJ, Geppert JJ, Utter G. Validity of the AHRQ patient safety indicator for postoperative physiologic and metabolic derangement based on a national sample of medical records. Med Care. 2013 Sep; 51(9):806-11. PMID: 23942220.
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    28. Shah M, Galante JM, Scherer LA, Utter G. The utility of laparoscopic evaluation of the parietal peritoneum in the management of anterior abdominal stab wounds. Injury. 2014 Jan; 45(1):128-33. PMID: 24035758.
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    29. Utter G, Cox GL, Owens PL, Romano PS. Challenges and opportunities with ICD-10-CM/PCS: implications for surgical research involving administrative data. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 Sep; 217(3):516-26. PMID: 23891069.
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    30. Jackman RP, Deng X, Bolgiano D, Utter G, Schechterly C, Lebedeva M, Operskalski E, Luban NL, Alter H, Busch MP, Slichter SJ, Norris PJ. Leukoreduction and ultraviolet treatment reduce both the magnitude and the duration of the HLA antibody response. Transfusion. 2014 Mar; 54(3):672-80. PMID: 23808544; PMCID: PMC3825847.
    31. Utter G, Romano PS. Use of administrative data for public reporting of outcomes. JAMA. 2013 May 15; 309(19):1991-2. PMID: 23677306.
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    32. Utter G, Cuny J, Strater A, Silver MR, Hossli S, Romano PS. Variation in academic medical centers' coding practices for postoperative respiratory complications: implications for the AHRQ postoperative respiratory failure Patient Safety Indicator. Med Care. 2012 Sep; 50(9):792-800. PMID: 22643197.
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    33. Utter G. The microchimerism puzzle. Transfusion. 2012 May; 52(5):926-8. PMID: 22571359.
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    34. Zrelak PA, Utter G, Sadeghi B, Cuny J, Baron R, Romano PS. Using the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality patient safety indicators for targeting nursing quality improvement. J Nurs Care Qual. 2012 Apr-Jun; 27(2):99-108. PMID: 22052089.
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    35. Jackman RP, Utter G, Muench MO, Heitman JW, Munz MM, Jackman RW, Biswas HH, Rivers RM, Tobler LH, Busch MP, Norris PJ. Distinct roles of trauma and transfusion in induction of immune modulation after injury. Transfusion. 2012 Dec; 52(12):2533-50. PMID: 22452342; PMCID: PMC3392528.
    36. Borzecki AM, Kaafarani HM, Utter G, Romano PS, Shin MH, Chen Q, Itani KM, Rosen AK. How valid is the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator "postoperative respiratory failure"? J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jun; 212(6):935-45. PMID: 21474343.
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    37. London JA, Dunn CW, Utter G. Alcohol-related brief interventions as a criterion for American College of Surgeons Level I Trauma Center verification: how best to train the interventionists? J Trauma. 2011 Apr; 70(4):931-8. PMID: 21610398.
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    38. Zrelak PA, Sadeghi B, Utter G, Baron R, Tancredi DJ, Geppert JJ, Romano PS. Positive predictive value of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Patient Safety Indicator for central line-related bloodstream infection ("selected infections due to medical care"). J Healthc Qual. 2011 Mar-Apr; 33(2):29-36. PMID: 21385278.
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    39. Utter G, Borzecki AM, Rosen AK, Zrelak PA, Sadeghi B, Baron R, Cuny J, Kaafarani HM, Geppert JJ, Romano PS. Designing an abstraction instrument: lessons from efforts to validate the AHRQ patient safety indicators. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011 Jan; 37(1):20-8. PMID: 21306062.
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    40. Jackman RP, Utter G, Heitman JW, Hirschkorn DF, Law JP, Gefter N, Busch MP, Norris PJ. Effects of blood sample age at time of separation on measured cytokine concentrations in human plasma. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2011 Feb; 18(2):318-26. PMID: 21159926; PMCID: PMC3067358.
    41. Utter G, Shahlaie K, Zwienenberg-Lee M, Muizelaar JP. Anemia in the setting of traumatic brain injury: the arguments for and against liberal transfusion. J Neurotrauma. 2011 Jan; 28(1):155-65. PMID: 20954887.
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    42. Utter G, Cuny J, Sama P, Silver MR, Zrelak PA, Baron R, Drösler SE, Romano PS. Detection of postoperative respiratory failure: how predictive is the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Patient Safety Indicator? J Am Coll Surg. 2010 Sep; 211(3):347-354.e1-29. PMID: 20800191.
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    43. Sadeghi B, Baron R, Zrelak P, Utter G, Geppert JJ, Tancredi DJ, Romano PS. Cases of iatrogenic pneumothorax can be identified from ICD-9-CM coded data. Am J Med Qual. 2010 May-Jun; 25(3):218-24. PMID: 20460565.
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    44. White RH, Sadeghi B, Tancredi DJ, Zrelak P, Cuny J, Sama P, Utter G, Geppert JJ, Romano PS. How valid is the ICD-9-CM based AHRQ patient safety indicator for postoperative venous thromboembolism? Med Care. 2009 Dec; 47(12):1237-43. PMID: 19786907.
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    45. Utter G, Zrelak PA, Baron R, Tancredi DJ, Sadeghi B, Geppert JJ, Romano PS. Positive predictive value of the AHRQ accidental puncture or laceration patient safety indicator. Ann Surg. 2009 Dec; 250(6):1041-5. PMID: 19779328.
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    46. London JA, Utter G, Sena MJ, Chen SL, Romano PS. Lack of Insurance is Associated With Increased Risk for Hernia Complications. Ann Surg. 2009 Aug; 250(2):331-7. PMID: 19638917.
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    47. London JA, Utter G, Battistella F, Wisner D. Methamphetamine use is associated with increased hospital resource consumption among minimally injured trauma patients. J Trauma. 2009 Feb; 66(2):485-90. PMID: 19204525.
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    48. Sena MJ, Rivers RM, Muizelaar JP, Battistella FD, Utter G. Transfusion practices for acute traumatic brain injury: a survey of physicians at US trauma centers. Intensive Care Med. 2009 Mar; 35(3):480-8. PMID: 18854976.
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    49. Sena MJ, Utter G, Cuschieri J, Maier RV, Tompkins RG, Harbrecht BG, Moore EE, O'Keefe GE. Early supplemental parenteral nutrition is associated with increased infectious complications in critically ill trauma patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2008 Oct; 207(4):459-67. PMID: 18926446; PMCID: PMC4002002.
    50. Utter G, Lee TH, Rivers RM, Montalvo L, Wen L, Chafets DM, Reed WF, Busch MP. Microchimerism decades after transfusion among combat-injured US veterans from the Vietnam, Korean, and World War II conflicts. Transfusion. 2008 Aug; 48(8):1609-15. PMID: 18503616.
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    51. Shahlaie K, Hartman J, Utter G, Schrot RJ. Acute deterioration in occult Chiari malformation following missile spinal trauma. Case report. J Neurosurg Spine. 2008 Apr; 8(4):385-9. PMID: 18377325.
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    52. Gill RM, Lee TH, Utter G, Reed WF, Wen L, Chafets D, Busch MP. The TNF (-308A) polymorphism is associated with microchimerism in transfused trauma patients. Blood. 2008 Apr 01; 111(7):3880-3. PMID: 18199828; PMCID: PMC2275039.
    53. Utter G, Victorino GP, Wisner DH. Interhospital transfer occurs more slowly for elderly acute trauma patients. J Emerg Med. 2008 Nov; 35(4):415-20. PMID: 17933480.
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    54. Utter G. The risk of transmitting cancer with transfusion. Lancet. 2007 May 19; 369(9574):1670-1. PMID: 17512838.
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    55. Utter G, Sena MJ. Evaluating anemia as a risk factor for worse neurologic outcome after traumatic brain injury (TBI). J Trauma. 2007 Apr; 62(4):1065-6; author reply 1066. PMID: 17426576.
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    56. Reed W, Lee TH, Norris PJ, Utter G, Busch MP. Transfusion-associated microchimerism: a new complication of blood transfusions in severely injured patients. Semin Hematol. 2007 Jan; 44(1):24-31. PMID: 17198844.
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    57. Lee TH, Chafets DM, Reed W, Wen L, Yang Y, Chen J, Utter G, Owings JT, Busch MP. Enhanced ascertainment of microchimerism with real-time quantitative polymerase chain reaction amplification of insertion-deletion polymorphisms. Transfusion. 2006 Nov; 46(11):1870-8. PMID: 17076840.
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    58. Utter G, Nathens AB, Lee TH, Reed WF, Owings JT, Nester TA, Busch MP. Leukoreduction of blood transfusions does not diminish transfusion-associated microchimerism in trauma patients. Transfusion. 2006 Nov; 46(11):1863-9. PMID: 17076839.
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    59. Utter G, Hollingworth W, Hallam DK, Jarvik JG, Jurkovich GJ. Sixteen-slice CT angiography in patients with suspected blunt carotid and vertebral artery injuries. J Am Coll Surg. 2006 Dec; 203(6):838-48. PMID: 17116552.
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    60. Utter G, Maier RV, Rivara FP, Nathens AB. Outcomes after ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms: the "halo effect" of trauma center designation. J Am Coll Surg. 2006 Oct; 203(4):498-505. PMID: 17000393.
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    61. Utter G, Maier RV, Rivara FP, Mock CN, Jurkovich GJ, Nathens AB. Inclusive trauma systems: do they improve triage or outcomes of the severely injured? J Trauma. 2006 Mar; 60(3):529-35; discussion 535-37. PMID: 16531850.
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    62. Lee TH, Paglieroni T, Utter G, Chafets D, Gosselin RC, Reed W, Owings JT, Holland PV, Busch MP. High-level long-term white blood cell microchimerism after transfusion of leukoreduced blood components to patients resuscitated after severe traumatic injury. Transfusion. 2005 Aug; 45(8):1280-90. PMID: 16078913.
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    63. Utter G, Owings JT, Lee TH, Paglieroni TG, Reed WF, Gosselin RC, Holland PV, Busch MP. Microchimerism in transfused trauma patients is associated with diminished donor-specific lymphocyte response. J Trauma. 2005 May; 58(5):925-31; discussion 931-2. PMID: 15920405.
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    64. Utter G, Owings JT, Lee TH, Paglieroni TG, Reed WF, Gosselin RC, Holland PV, Busch MP. Blood transfusion is associated with donor leukocyte microchimerism in trauma patients. J Trauma. 2004 Oct; 57(4):702-7; discussion 707-8. PMID: 15514522.
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    65. Utter G, Scherer LA, Wisner DH. Blunt cardiac rupture in a patient with prior ventricular septal defect repair: a case report. J Trauma. 2004 Sep; 57(3):635-7. PMID: 15454815.
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    66. Gosselin RC, Owings JT, Kehoe J, Anderson JT, Dwyre DM, Jacoby RC, Utter G, Larkin EC. Comparison of six D-dimer methods in patients suspected of deep vein thrombosis. Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2003 Sep; 14(6):545-50. PMID: 12960607.
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    67. Utter G, Owings JT, Jacoby RC, Gosselin RC, Paglieroni TG. Injury induces increased monocyte expression of tissue factor: factors associated with head injury attenuate the injury-related monocyte expression of tissue factor. J Trauma. 2002 Jun; 52(6):1071-7; discussion 1077. PMID: 12045632.
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