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Timothy Pritts, MD, PhD

Professor of Surgery and Chief, Section of General Surgery

Education/Credentials
  • Medical Degree: Northwestern University
  • Bachelor's Degree: Illinois Wesleyan University
  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati
  • Doctoral Degree: University of Cincinnati
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati
  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati

Research/Clinical Interests

General Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, Trauma Surgery, Surgical Education

Board Certifications & Licenses
  • Board Certified Diplomate American Board of Surgery, 2004
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications in Surgical Critical Care American Board of Surgery, 2004
  • Medical License State of Ohio
Contact Information
  • Medical Sciences Building
  • SRU Room 1577
  • 231 Albert Sabin Way
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
  • Office 513-558-8467
  • Email timothy.pritts@uc.edu

Peer Reviewed Publications

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Baker, Jennifer E; Goodman, Michael D; Makley, Amy T; Stevens-Topie, Sabre M; Veile, Rosalie A; Mahoney, Eric J; Heyl, Judy R; Cox, Daniel B; Pritts, Timothy A; Athota, Krishna P 2019. Evaluation of a Novel Fibrin Sealant Patch in Hemorrhage Control After Vascular or Hepatic Injury. Military medicine, 184 3-4, e290-e296

Baker, Jennifer E; Niziolek, Grace M; Elson, Nora C; Pugh, Amanda M; Nomellini, Vanessa; Makley, Amy T; Pritts, Timothy A; Goodman, Michael D 2019. Optimizing Lower Extremity Duplex Ultrasound Screening After Traumatic Injury. The Journal of surgical research, 243 , 143-150

Baker, Jennifer E; Skinner, Mitchell; Heh, Victor; Pritts, Timothy A; Goodman, Michael D; Millar, D Anderson; Janowak, Christopher F 2019. Readmission Rates and Associated Factors Following Rib Cage Injury. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,

Boudreau, Ryan M; Deshpande, Keshav K; Day, Gregory M; Hinckley, William R; Harger, Nicole; Pritts, Timothy A; Makley, Amy T; Goodman, Michael D 2019. Prehospital Tranexamic Acid Administration During Aeromedical Transport After Injury. The Journal of surgical research, 233 , 132-138

Boudreau, Ryan M; O'Neal, Erika; Besl, Kelly M; Gordon, Shelley J; Ralston, William; Elterman, Joel B; Pritts, Timothy A; Robinson, Bryce R H 2019. Do Autopsies Still Matter? The Influence of Autopsy Data on Final Injury Severity Score Calculations. The Journal of surgical research, 233 , 453-458

Gavitt, Brian; Pritts, Timothy A 2019. Hard-earned Lifesaving Lessons From the Combat Zone. JAMA surgery, 154 7, 609

Harvin, John A; Sharpe, John P; Croce, Martin A; Goodman, Michael D; Pritts, Timothy A; Dauer, Elizabeth D; Moran, Benjamin J; Rodriguez, Rachel D; Zarzaur, Ben L; Kreiner, Laura A; Claridge, Jeffrey A; Holcomb, John B 2019. Effect of damage control laparotomy on major abdominal complications and lengths of stay: A propensity score matching and Bayesian analysis. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 87 2, 282-288

Harvin, John A; Sharpe, John P; Croce, Martin A; Goodman, Michael D; Pritts, Timothy A; Dauer, Elizabeth D; Moran, Benjamin J; Rodriguez, Rachel D; Zarzaur, Ben L; Kreiner, Laura A; Claridge, Jeffrey A; Holcomb, John B 2019. Better understanding the utilization of damage control laparotomy: A multi-institutional quality improvement project. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 87 1, 27-34

Martin, Grace E; Johnson, Mark; Veile, Rose; Friend, Lou Ann; Elterman, Joel B; Johannigman, Jay A; Pritts, Timothy A; Goodman, Michael D; Makley, Amy T 2019. Effects of Early Altitude Exposure on the Open Abdomen After Laparotomy in Trauma. Military medicine, ,

Martin, Grace E; Pugh, Amanda M; Moran, Ryan; Veile, Rose; Friend, Lou Ann; Pritts, Timothy A; Makley, Amy T; Caldwell, Charles C; Goodman, Michael D 2019. Microvesicles generated following traumatic brain injury induce platelet dysfunction via adenosine diphosphate receptor. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 86 4, 592-600

Martin, Grace E; Pugh, Amanda; Williams, Susan G; Hanseman, Dennis; Nomellini, Vanessa; Makley, Amy T; Pritts, Timothy A; Goodman, Michael D 2019. Lower Extremity Duplex Ultrasound Screening Protocol for Moderate- and High-Risk Trauma Patients. The Journal of surgical research, 235 , 280-287

Morris, M C; Veile, R; Friend, L A; Oh, D; Pritts, T A; Dorlac, W C; Spinella, P C; Goodman, M D 2019. Effects of whole blood leukoreduction on platelet function and hemostatic parameters. Transfusion medicine (Oxford, England), ,

Morris, Mackenzie C; Bercz, Aron; Niziolek, Grace M; Kassam, Farzaan; Veile, Rose; Friend, Lou Ann; Pritts, Timothy A; Makley, Amy T; Goodman, Michael D 2019. UCH-L1 is a Poor Serum Biomarker of Murine Traumatic Brain Injury After Polytrauma. The Journal of surgical research, 244 , 63-68

Quillin, Ralph C; Cortez, Alexander R; Garcia, Mario A; Winer, Leah K; Kassam, Al-Faraaz; Kuethe, Joshua W; Pritts, Timothy A 2019. Gas off, room lights on: Shedding light on the surgical resident's experience in open and laparoscopic surgery. Surgery, ,

Xia, Brent T; Beckmann, Nadine; Winer, Leah K; Pugh, Amanda M; Pritts, Timothy A; Nomellini, Vanessa; Gulbins, Erich; Caldwell, Charles C 2019. Amitriptyline Reduces Inflammation and Mortality in a Murine Model of Sepsis. Cellular physiology and biochemistry : international journal of experimental cellular physiology, biochemistry, and pharmacology, 52 3, 565-579

Cortez, Alexander R; Dhar, Vikrom K; Sussman, Jeffrey J; Pritts, Timothy A; Edwards, Michael J; Quillin, R Cutler 2018. Not all operative experiences are created equal: a 19-year analysis of a single center's case logs. The Journal of surgical research, 229 , 127-133

Cortez, Alexander R; Katsaros, Gianna D; Dhar, Vikrom K; Drake, F Thurston; Pritts, Timothy A; Sussman, Jeffrey J; Edwards, Michael J; Quillin, R Cutler 2018. Narrowing of the surgical resident operative experience: A 27-year analysis of national ACGME case logs. Surgery, 164 3, 577-582

Jung, Andrew D; Baker, Jennifer; Droege, Christopher A; Nomellini, Vanessa; Johannigman, Jay; Holcomb, John B; Goodman, Michael D; Pritts, Timothy A 2018. Sooner is better: use of a real-time automated bedside dashboard improves sepsis care. The Journal of surgical research, 231 , 373-379

Jung, Andrew; Johnson, Mark; Veile, Rosalie; Friend, Lou Ann; Stevens-Topie, Sabre; Elterman, Joel; Pritts, Timothy; Makley, Amy; Goodman, Michael 2018. Variable saline resuscitation in a murine model of combined traumatic brain injury and haemorrhage. Brain injury, 32 13-14, 1834-1842

Kim, Young; Abplanalp, William A; Jung, Andrew D; Schuster, Rebecca M; Lentsch, Alex B; Gulbins, Erich; Caldwell, Charles C; Pritts, Timothy A 2018. Endocytosis of Red Blood Cell Microparticles by Pulmonary Endothelial Cells is Mediated By Rab5. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 49 3, 288-294

Kim, Young; Cortez, Alexander R; Wima, Koffi; Dhar, Vikrom K; Athota, Krishna P; Schrager, Jason J; Pritts, Timothy A; Edwards, Michael J; Shah, Shimul A 2018. Impact of Preoperative Opioid Use After Emergency General Surgery. Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, ,

Martin, Grace E; He, Heng; Makley, Amy T; Pritts, Timothy A; Elterman, Joel B; Johannigman, Jay A; Goodman, Michael D 2018. Proximal penetrating extremity injuries-An opportunity to decrease overtriage? The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 85 1, 122-127

Martin, Grace; Shah, Dhavan; Elson, Nora; Boudreau, Ryan; Hanseman, Dennis; Pritts, Timothy A; Makley, Amy T; Foreman, Brandon; Goodman, Michael D 2018. Relationship of Coagulopathy and Platelet Dysfunction to Transfusion Needs After Traumatic Brain Injury. Neurocritical care, ,

Morgan, Courtney E; Dombrowski, Amanda W; Rubert Pe?ez, Charles M; Bahnson, Edward S M; Tsihlis, Nick D; Jiang, Wulin; Jiang, Qun; Vercammen, Janet M; Prakash, Vivek S; Pritts, Timothy A; Stupp, Samuel I; Kibbe, Melina R 2018. Correction to Tissue-Factor Targeted Peptide Amphiphile Nanofibers as an Injectable Therapy To Control Hemorrhage. ACS nano, 12 11, 11711

Richter, Jillian R; Sutton, Jeffrey M; Hexley, Phillip; Johannigman, Taylor A; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2018. Leukoreduction of packed red blood cells attenuates proinflammatory properties of storage-derived microvesicles. The Journal of surgical research, 223 , 128-135

Boudreau, Ryan M; Johnson, Mark; Veile, Rosalie; Friend, Lou Ann; Goetzman, Holly; Pritts, Timothy A; Caldwell, Charles C; Makley, Amy T; Goodman, Michael D 2017. Impact of tranexamic acid on coagulation and inflammation in murine models of traumatic brain injury and hemorrhage. The Journal of surgical research, 215 , 47-54

Chang, Alex L; Kim, Young; Seitz, Aaron P; Schuster, Rebecca M; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2017. Erythrocyte-Derived Microparticles Activate Pulmonary Endothelial Cells in a Murine Model of Transfusion. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 47 5, 632-637

Chang, Alex L; Kim, Young; Seitz, Aaron P; Schuster, Rebecca M; Pritts, Timothy A 2017. pH modulation ameliorates the red blood cell storage lesion in a murine model of transfusion. The Journal of surgical research, 212 , 54-59

Chang, Alex L; Pritts, Timothy A 2017. Reply to "Packed Red Blood Cells Accumulate Oxidative Stress with Increased Storage Duration". Shock (Augusta, Ga.), ,

Goodman, Michael D; Pritts, Timothy A 2017. What Lengths Should We Go to for Fluoroscopy-Free Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta? JAMA surgery, 152 4, 358-359

Hoehn, Richard S; Jernigan, Peter L; Japtok, Lukasz; Chang, Alex L; Midura, Emily F; Caldwell, Charles C; Kleuser, Burkhard; Lentsch, Alex B; Edwards, Michael J; Gulbins, Erich; Pritts, Timothy A 2017. Acid Sphingomyelinase Inhibition in Stored Erythrocytes Reduces Transfusion-Associated Lung Inflammation. Annals of surgery, 265 1, 218-226

Kim, Young; Jung, Andrew D; Pritts, Timothy A 2017. Age before duty: the effect of storage duration on mortality after red blood cell transfusion. Journal of thoracic disease, 9 3, 441-443

Kim, Young; Xia, Brent T; Jung, Andrew D; Chang, Alex L; Abplanalp, William A; Caldwell, Charles C; Goodman, Michael D; Pritts, Timothy A 2017. Microparticles from stored red blood cells promote a hypercoagulable state in a murine model of transfusion. Surgery, ,

Martin, Grace E; Carroll, Christopher P; Plummer, Zach J; Millar, D A; Pritts, Timothy A; Makley, Amy T; Joseph, Bellal A; Ngwenya, Laura B; Goodman, Michael D 2017. Safety and Efficacy of Brain Injury Guidelines at a Level III Trauma Center. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,

Robinson, Bryce R H; Cohen, Mitchell J; Holcomb, John B; Pritts, Timothy A; Gomaa, Dina; Fox, Erin E; Branson, Richard D; Callcut, Rachael A; Cotton, Bryan A; Schreiber, Martin A; Brasel, Karen J; Pittet, Jean-Francois; Inaba, Kenji; Kerby, Jeffery D; Scalea, Thomas M; Wade, Charlie E; Bulger, Eileen M 2017. Risk Factors for the Development of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Following Hemorrhage. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), ,

Stevens, W Tait; Morse, Bryan C; Bernard, Andrew; Davenport, Daniel L; Sams, Valerie G; Goodman, Michael D; Dumire, Russell; Carrick, Matthew M; McCarthy, Patrick; Stubbs, James R; Pritts, Timothy A; Dente, Christopher J; Luo-Owen, Xian; Gregory, Jason A; Turay, David; Gomaa, Dina; Quispe, Juan C; Fitzgerald, Caitlin A; Haddad, Nadeem N; Choudhry, Asad; Quesada, Jose F; Zielinski, Martin D 2017. Incompatible type A plasma transfusion in patients requiring massive transfusion protocol: Outcomes of an Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma multicenter study. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 83 1, 25-29

Chang, Alex L; Hoehn, Richard S; Jernigan, Peter; Cox, Daniel; Schreiber, Martin; Pritts, Timothy A 2016. Previous Cryopreservation Alters the Natural History of the Red Blood Cell Storage Lesion. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 46 3 Suppl 1, 89-95

Chang, Alex; Kim, Young; Hoehn, Richard; Jernigan, Peter; Pritts, Timothy 2016. Cryopreserved packed red blood cells in surgical patients: past, present, and future. Blood transfusion = Trasfusione del sangue, , 1-7

Hoehn, Richard S; Jernigan, Peter L; Chang, Alex L; Edwards, Michael J; Caldwell, Charles C; Gulbins, Erich; Pritts, Timothy A 2016. Acid Sphingomyelinase Inhibition Prevents Hemolysis During Erythrocyte Storage. Cellular physiology and biochemistry : international journal of experimental cellular physiology, biochemistry, and pharmacology, 39 1, 331-40

Hoehn, Richard S; Jernigan, Peter L; Japtok, Lukasz; Chang, Alex L; Midura, Emily F; Caldwell, Charles C; Kleuser, Burkhard; Lentsch, Alex B; Edwards, Michael J; Gulbins, Erich; Pritts, Timothy A 2016. Acid Sphingomyelinase Inhibition in Stored Erythrocytes Reduces Transfusion-Associated Lung Inflammation. Annals of surgery, ,

Jernigan, Peter L; Hoehn, Richard S; Cox, Daniel; Heyl, Judy; Dorlac, Warren C; Pritts, Timothy A 2016. What If I Don't Have Blood? Hextend is Superior to 3% Saline in an Experimental Model of Far Forward Resuscitation After Hemorrhage. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 46 3 Suppl 1, 148-53

Jernigan, Peter L; Wallace, Matthew C; Novak, Christine S; Gerlach, Travis W; Hanseman, Dennis J; Pritts, Timothy A; Davis, Bradley R 2016. Measuring Intangibles: Defining Predictors of Non-Technical Skills in Critical Care Air Transport Team Trainees. Military medicine, 181 10, 1357-1362

Kim, Young; Xia, Brent T; Chang, Alex L; Pritts, Timothy A 2016. Role of Leukoreduction of Packed Red Blood Cell Units in Trauma Patients: A Review. International journal of hematology research, 2 2, 124-129

Morgan, Courtney E; Dombrowski, Amanda W; Rubert Pérez, Charles M; Bahnson, Edward S M; Tsihlis, Nick D; Jiang, Wulin; Jiang, Qun; Vercammen, Janet M; Prakash, Vivek S; Pritts, Timothy A; Stupp, Samuel I; Kibbe, Melina R 2016. Tissue-Factor Targeted Peptide Amphiphile Nanofibers as an Injectable Therapy To Control Hemorrhage. ACS nano, 10 1, 899-909

Pritts, Timothy A 2016. Use of Model for End-Stage Liver Disease Scoring Dynamics in Critically Ill Cirrhotic Trauma Patients. JAMA surgery, 151 1, 48-9

Quillin, Ralph C; Cortez, Alexander R; Pritts, Timothy A; Hanseman, Dennis J; Edwards, Michael J; Davis, Bradley R 2016. Operative Variability Among Residents Has Increased Since Implementation of the 80-Hour Workweek. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 222 6, 1201-10

Quillin, Ralph C; Cortez, Alexander R; Pritts, Timothy A; Hanseman, Dennis J; Edwards, Michael J; Davis, Bradley R 2016. Surgical resident learning styles have changed with work hours. The Journal of surgical research, 200 1, 39-45

Steuerwald, Michael Thomas; Robinson, Bryce R H; Hanseman, Dennis J; Makley, Amy; Pritts, Timothy A 2016. Prehospital airway technique does not influence incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia in trauma patients. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 80 2, 283-8

Walther, Ashley E; Falcone, Richard A; Pritts, Timothy A; Hanseman, Dennis J; Robinson, Bryce R H 2016. Pediatric and adult trauma centers differ in evaluation, treatment, and outcomes for severely injured adolescents. Journal of pediatric surgery, 51 8, 1346-50

Goodman, Michael D; Makley, Amy T; Hanseman, Dennis J; Pritts, Timothy A; Robinson, Bryce R H 2015. All the bang without the bucks: Defining essential point-of-care testing for traumatic coagulopathy. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 79 1, 117-24; discussion 1

Hoehn, Richard S; Jernigan, Peter L; Chang, Alex L; Edwards, Michael J; Pritts, Timothy A 2015. Molecular mechanisms of erythrocyte aging. Biological chemistry, 396 6-7, 621-31

Jernigan, Peter L; Hoehn, Richard S; Blakeman, Thomas C; Heyl, Judy; Robinson, Bryce R H; Pritts, Timothy A; Branson, Richard D 2015. Portable mechanical ventilation with closed-loop control of inspired fraction of oxygen maintains oxygenation in the setting of hemorrhage and lung injury. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 79 1, 53-9; discussion 59

Jernigan, Peter L; Makley, Amy T; Hoehn, Richard S; Edwards, Michael J; Pritts, Timothy A 2015. The role of sphingolipids in endothelial barrier function. Biological chemistry, 396 6-7, 681-91

Morgan, Courtney E; Prakash, Vivek S; Vercammen, Janet M; Pritts, Timothy; Kibbe, Melina R 2015. Development and validation of 4 different rat models of uncontrolled hemorrhage. JAMA surgery, 150 4, 316-24

Peng, Huiming; Li, Cao; Kadow, Stephanie; Henry, Brian D; Steinmann, Jörg; Becker, Katrin Anne; Riehle, Andrea; Beckmann, Natalie; Wilker, Barbara; Li, Pin-Lan; Pritts, Timothy; Edwards, Michael J; Zhang, Yang; Gulbins, Erich; Grassmé, Heike 2015. Acid sphingomyelinase inhibition protects mice from lung edema and lethal Staphylococcus aureus sepsis. Journal of molecular medicine (Berlin, Germany), 93 6, 675-89

Davis, Bradley; Welch, Katherine; Walsh-Hart, Sharon; Hanseman, Dennis; Petro, Michael; Gerlach, Travis; Dorlac, Warren; Collins, Jocelyn; Pritts, Timothy 2014. Effective teamwork and communication mitigate task saturation in simulated critical care air transport team missions. Military medicine, 179 8 Suppl, 19-23

Richter, Jillian R; Sutton, Jeffrey M; Belizaire, Ritha M; Friend, Lou Ann; Schuster, Rebecca M; Johannigman, Taylor A; Miller, Steven G; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2014. Macrophage-derived chemokine (CCL22) is a novel mediator of lung inflammation following hemorrhage and resuscitation. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 42 6, 525-31

Robinson, Bryce R H; Pritts, Timothy A; Hanseman, Dennis J; Wilson, Gregory C; Abbott, Daniel E 2014. Cost discrepancies for common acute care surgery diagnoses in Ohio: influences of hospital characteristics on charge and payment differences. Surgery, 156 4, 814-22

Walther, Ashley E; Pritts, Timothy A; Falcone, Richard A; Hanseman, Dennis J; Robinson, Bryce R H 2014. Teen trauma without the drama: outcomes of adolescents treated at Ohio adult versus pediatric trauma centers. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 77 1, 109-16; discussion 1

Yang, Sung; Stepien, David; Hanseman, Dennis; Robinson, Bryce; Goodman, Michael D; Pritts, Timothy A; Caldwell, Charles C; Remick, Daniel G; Lentsch, Alex B 2014. Substance P mediates reduced pneumonia rates after traumatic brain injury. Critical care medicine, 42 9, 2092-100

Campion, Eric M; Pritts, Timothy A; Dorlac, Warren C; Nguyen, Anjelica Q; Fraley, Sara M; Hanseman, Dennis; Robinson, Bryce R H 2013. Implementation of a military-derived damage-control resuscitation strategy in a civilian trauma center decreases acute hypoxia in massively transfused patients. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 75 2 Suppl 2, S221-7

Goodman, Michael D; Makley, Amy T; Campion, Eric M; Friend, Lou Ann W; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2013. Preinjury alcohol exposure attenuates the neuroinflammatory response to traumatic brain injury. The Journal of surgical research, ,

Goodman, Michael; Lewis, Jaime; Guitron, Julian; Reed, Michael; Pritts, Timothy; Starnes, Sandra 2013. Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for acute thoracic trauma. Journal of emergencies, trauma, and shock, 6 2, 106-9

Miller, Steven G; Pritts, Timothy A 2013. Platelets and Kupffer cells: partners in liver regeneration: Commentary on "Human platelets promote liver regeneration with Kupffer cells in SCID mice" The Journal of surgical research, ,

Miller, Steven G; Pritts, Timothy A 2013. Linalool: a novel natural anti-inflammatory agent?: Commentary on "Anti-inflammatory effects of linalool in RAW 264.7 macrophages and lipopolysaccharide-induced lung injury model" The Journal of surgical research, ,

Quillin, Ralph C; Pritts, Timothy A; Tevar, Amit D; Hanseman, Dennis; Edwards, Michael J; Davis, Bradley R 2013. Students' expectations on the surgery clerkship exceed those of residents and faculty. The Journal of surgical research, ,

Robinson, Bryce R H; Cotton, Bryan A; Pritts, Timothy A; Branson, Richard; Holcomb, John B; Muskat, Peter; Fox, Erin E; Wade, Charles E; del Junco, Deborah J; Bulger, Eileen M; Cohen, Mitchell J; Schreiber, Martin A; Myers, John G; Brasel, Karen J; Phelan, Herbert A; Alarcon, Louis H; Rahbar, Mohammad H; Callcut, Rachael A 2013. Application of the Berlin definition in PROMMTT patients: the impact of resuscitation on the incidence of hypoxemia. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 75 1 Suppl 1, S61-7

Sutton, Jeffrey M; Pritts, Timothy A 2013. Human beta-defensin 3: a novel inhibitor of Staphylococcus-Produced biofilm production. Commentary on "Human ?-defensin 3 inhibits antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus biofilm formation" The Journal of surgical research, ,

Yang, Sung H; Gangidine, Matt; Pritts, Timothy A; Goodman, Michael D; Lentsch, Alex B 2013. Interleukin 6 mediates neuroinflammation and motor coordination deficits after mild traumatic brain injury and brief hypoxia in mice. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 40 6, 471-5

Yang, Sung H; Gustafson, Josh; Gangidine, Matt; Stepien, David; Schuster, Rebecca; Pritts, Timothy A; Goodman, Michael D; Remick, Daniel G; Lentsch, Alex B 2013. A murine model of mild traumatic brain injury exhibiting cognitive and motor deficits. The Journal of surgical research, ,

Belizaire, Ritha M; Makley, Amy T; Campion, Eric M; Sonnier, Dennis I; Goodman, Michael D; Dorlac, Warren C; Friend, Lou Ann; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2012. Resuscitation with washed aged packed red blood cell units decreases the proinflammatory response in mice after hemorrhage. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 73 2 Suppl 1, S128-33

Belizaire, Ritha M; Prakash, Priya S; Richter, Jillian R; Robinson, Bryce R; Edwards, Michael J; Caldwell, Charles C; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2012. Microparticles from stored red blood cells activate neutrophils and cause lung injury after hemorrhage and resuscitation. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 214 4, 648-55; discussion 6

Earnest, Ryan E; Sonnier, Dennis I; Makley, Amy T; Campion, Eric M; Wenke, Joseph C; Bailey, Stephanie R; Dorlac, Warren C; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2012. Supplemental oxygen attenuates the increase in wound bacterial growth during simulated aeromedical evacuation in goats. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 73 1, 80-6

Makley, Amy T; Belizaire, Ritha; Campion, Eric M; Goodman, Michael D; Sonnier, Dennis I; Friend, Lou Ann; Schuster, Rebecca M; Bailey, Stephanie R; Johannigman, Jay A; Dorlac, Warren C; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2012. Simulated aeromedical evacuation does not affect systemic inflammation or organ injury in a murine model of hemorrhagic shock. Military medicine, 177 8, 911-6

Makley, Amy T; Goodman, Michael D; Belizaire, Ritha M; Friend, Lou Ann W; Johannigman, Jay A; Dorlac, Warren C; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2012. Damage control resuscitation decreases systemic inflammation after hemorrhage. The Journal of surgical research, 175 2, e75-82

Prakash, Priya S; Caldwell, Charles C; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A; Robinson, Bryce R H 2012. Human microparticles generated during sepsis in patients with critical illness are neutrophil-derived and modulate the immune response. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 73 2, 401-6; discussion 40

Quillin, Ralph C; Pritts, Timothy A; Davis, Bradley R; Hanseman, Dennis; Collins, Jocelyn M; Athota, Krishna P; Edwards, Michael J; Tevar, Amit D 2012. Surgeons underestimate their influence on medical students entering surgery. The Journal of surgical research, 177 2, 201-6

Sonnier, Dennis I; Bailey, Stephanie R; Schuster, Rebecca M; Gangidine, Matthew M; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2012. Proinflammatory chemokines in the intestinal lumen contribute to intestinal dysfunction during endotoxemia. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 37 1, 63-9

Wang, Quan; Huber, Nathan; Noel, Greg; Haar, Lauren; Shan, Yizhi; Pritts, Timothy A; Ogle, Cora K 2012. NF-?? inhibition is ineffective in blocking cytokine-induced IL-8 production but P38 and STAT1 inhibitors are effective. Inflammation research : official journal of the European Histamine Research Society ... [et al.], 61 9, 977-85

Goodman, Michael D; Makley, Amy T; Huber, Nathan L; Clarke, Callisia N; Friend, Lou Ann W; Schuster, Rebecca M; Bailey, Stephanie R; Barnes, Stephen L; Dorlac, Warren C; Johannigman, Jay A; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2011. Hypobaric hypoxia exacerbates the neuroinflammatory response to traumatic brain injury. The Journal of surgical research, 165 1, 30-7

Sonnier, Dennis I; Makley, Amy T; Friend, Lou Ann W; Bailey, Stephanie R; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2011. Hemorrhagic shock induces a proinflammatory milieu in the gut lumen. The Journal of surgical research, 170 2, 272-9

Goodman, Michael D; Huber, Nathan L; Johannigman, Jay A; Pritts, Timothy A 2010. Omission of routine chest x-ray after chest tube removal is safe in selected trauma patients. American journal of surgery, 199 2, 199-203

Goodman, Michael D; Makley, Amy T; Lentsch, Alex B; Barnes, Stephen L; Dorlac, Gina R; Dorlac, Warren C; Johannigman, Jay A; Pritts, Timothy A 2010. Traumatic brain injury and aeromedical evacuation: when is the brain fit to fly? The Journal of surgical research, 164 2, 286-93

Goodman, Michael D; Pritts, Timothy A; Tsuei, Betty J 2010. Development of a novel method of progressive temporary abdominal closure. Surgery, 148 4, 799-805; discussion

Guan, Yan-Fang; Pritts, Timothy A; Montrose, Marshall H 2010. Ischemic post-conditioning to counteract intestinal ischemia/reperfusion injury. World journal of gastrointestinal pathophysiology, 1 4, 137-43

Huber, Nathan L; Bailey, Stephanie R; Schuster, Rebecca M; Ogle, Cora K; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2010. Remote thermal injury increases LPS-induced intestinal IL-6 production. The Journal of surgical research, 160 2, 190-5

Ingraham, Angela M; Cohen, Mark E; Bilimoria, Karl Y; Pritts, Timothy A; Ko, Clifford Y; Esposito, Thomas J 2010. Comparison of outcomes after laparoscopic versus open appendectomy for acute appendicitis at 222 ACS NSQIP hospitals. Surgery, 148 4, 625-35; discussion 6

Makley, Amy T; Goodman, Michael D; Friend, Lou Ann W; Deters, Joseph S; Johannigman, Jay A; Dorlac, Warren C; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2010. Resuscitation with fresh whole blood ameliorates the inflammatory response after hemorrhagic shock. The Journal of trauma, 68 2, 305-11

Makley, Amy T; Goodman, Michael D; Friend, Lou Ann W; Johannigman, Jay A; Dorlac, Warren C; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2010. Murine blood banking: characterization and comparisons to human blood. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 34 1, 40-5

Sonnier, Dennis I; Bailey, Stephanie R; Schuster, Rebecca M; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A 2010. TNF-? induces vectorial secretion of IL-8 in Caco-2 cells. Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, 14 10, 1592-9

Edwards, Michael J; Lewis, Jaime D; Pritts, Timothy A; Keller, Jennifer E; Broadwater, Ralph; Robertson, Ron 2009. Track configuration determines risk of driver injury in open wheel motor racing. The American surgeon, 75 9, 857-9

Guan, Yanfang; Worrell, Roger T; Pritts, Timothy A; Montrose, Marshall H 2009. Intestinal ischemia-reperfusion injury: reversible and irreversible damage imaged in vivo. American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology, 297 1, G187-96

Lewis, Jaime D; Pritts, Timothy A; Lentsch, Alex B; Edwards, Michael J 2009. The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Department of Surgery. The American surgeon, 75 2, 113-9

Lewis, Jaime D; Starnes, Sandra L; Pandalai, Prakash K; Huffman, Lynn C; Bulcao, Christian F; Pritts, Timothy A; Reed, Michael F 2009. Traumatic diaphragmatic injury: experience from a level I trauma center. Surgery, 146 4, 578-83; discussion 5

Barnes, Stephen L; Robinson, Bryce R H; Richards, J Taliesin; Zimmerman, Cindy E; Pritts, Tim A; Tsuei, Betty J; Butler, Karyn L; Muskat, Peter C; Davis, Kenneth; Johannigman, Jay A 2008. The devil is in the details: maximizing revenue for daily trauma care. Surgery, 144 4, 670-5; discussion 67

Bernard, Aaron W; Ben-David, Kfir; Pritts, Timothy 2008. Delayed presentation of thoracic esophageal perforation after blunt trauma. The Journal of emergency medicine, 34 1, 49-53

Shin, Thomas; Kuboki, Satoshi; Huber, Nadine; Eismann, Thorsten; Galloway, Elizabeth; Schuster, Rebecca; Blanchard, John; Pritts, Timothy A; Lentsch, Alex B 2008. Activation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma during hepatic ischemia is age-dependent. The Journal of surgical research, 147 2, 200-5

Tschöp, Johannes; Martignoni, André; Goetzman, Holly S; Choi, Lisa G; Wang, Quan; Noel, John G; Ogle, Cora K; Pritts, Timothy A; Johannigman, Jay A; Lentsch, Alex B; Caldwell, Charles C 2008. Gammadelta T cells mitigate the organ injury and mortality of sepsis. Journal of leukocyte biology, 83 3, 581-8

Wang, Quan; Guo, Xia-Ling; Wells-Byrum, Denise; Noel, Greg; Pritts, Timothy A; Ogle, Corn K 2008. Cytokine-induced epithelial permeability changes are regulated by the activation of the p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway in cultured Caco-2 cells. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 29 4, 531-7

Kuboki, Satoshi; Schuster, Rebecca; Blanchard, John; Pritts, Timothy A; Wong, Hector R; Lentsch, Alex B 2007. Role of heat shock protein 70 in hepatic ischemia-reperfusion injury in mice. American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology, 292 4, G1141-9

Pritts, Sarah D; Fischer, David R; Pritts, Timothy A 2005. Managing morbid obesity: new options improve outcomes. The Journal of family practice, 54 7, s1-4

Hungness, Eric S; Luo, Guang-Ju; Pritts, Timothy A; Sun, Xiaoyan; Robb, Bruce W; Hershko, Dan; Hasselgren, Per-Olof 2002. Transcription factors C/EBP-beta and -delta regulate IL-6 production in IL-1beta-stimulated human enterocytes. Journal of cellular physiology, 192 1, 64-70

Hungness, Eric S; Pritts, Timothy A; Luo, Guang Ju; Hershko, Dan D; Robb, Bruce W; Hasselgren, Per Olof 2002. IL-1beta activates C/EBP-beta and delta in human enterocytes through a mitogen-activated protein kinase signaling pathway. The international journal of biochemistry & cell biology, 34 4, 382-95

Hungness, Eric S; Robb, Bruce W; Luo, Guang-ju; Pritts, Timothy A; Hershko, Dan D; Hasselgren, Per-Olof 2002. Proteasome inhibitors activate the transcription factors C/EBP-beta and delta in human intestinal epithelial cells. Biochemical and biophysical research communications, 290 1, 469-74

Pritts, Timothy A; Hungness, Eric S; Hershko, Dan D; Robb, Bruce W; Sun, Xiaoyan; Luo, Guang-Ju; Fischer, Josef E; Wong, Hector R; Hasselgren, Per-Olof 2002. Proteasome inhibitors induce heat shock response and increase IL-6 expression in human intestinal epithelial cells. American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology, 282 4, R1016-26

Pritts, Timothy A; Wang, Quan; Sun, Xiaoyan; Fischer, David R; Hungness, Eric S; Fischer, Josef E; Wong, Hector R; Hasselgren, Per-Olof 2002. The stress response decreases NF-kappaB activation in liver of endotoxemic mice. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 18 1, 33-7

Pritts, Timothy; Hungness, Eric; Wang, Quan; Robb, Bruce; Hershko, Dan; Hasselgren, Per-Olof 2002. Mucosal and enterocyte IL-6 production during sepsis and endotoxemia--role of transcription factors and regulation by the stress response. American journal of surgery, 183 4, 372-83

Robb, Bruce W; Pritts, Timothy A; Warner, Brad W 2002. Health-related quality of life after ileal pouch anal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis: right answer-wrong question. Gastroenterology, 122 4, 1180-1

Robb, Bruce; Pritts, Timothy; Gang, Gyu; Warner, Brad; Seeskin, Connie; Stoops, Marilyn; James, Laura; Rafferty, Janice; Azizkhan, Richard; Martin, Lester; Nussbaum, Michael 2002. Quality of life in patients undergoing ileal pouch-anal anastomosis at the University of Cincinnati. American journal of surgery, 183 4, 353-60

Sun, Xiaoyan; Fischer, David R; Pritts, Timothy A; Wray, Curtis J; Hasselgren, Per-Olof 2002. Expression and binding activity of the glucocorticoid receptor are upregulated in septic muscle. American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology, 282 2, R509-18

Fischer, D R; Sun, X; Williams, A B; Gang, G; Pritts, T A; James, J H; Molloy, M; Fischer, J E; Paul, R J; Hasselgren, P O 2001. Dantrolene reduces serum TNFalpha and corticosterone levels and muscle calcium, calpain gene expression, and protein breakdown in septic rats. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 15 3, 200-7

Marks, J M; Nussbaum, M S; Pritts, T A; Scheeres, D E 2001. Evaluation of endoscopic and laparoscopic training practices in surgical residency programs. Surgical endoscopy, 15 9, 1011-5

Nussbaum, M S; Jones, M P; Pritts, T A; Fischer, D R; Wabnitz, B; Bondi, J 2001. Intraoperative manometry to assess the esophagogastric junction during laparoscopic fundoplication and myotomy. Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques, 11 5, 294-300

Fischer, D; Gang, G; Pritts, T; Hasselgren, P O 2000. Sepsis-induced muscle proteolysis is prevented by a proteasome inhibitor in vivo. Biochemical and biophysical research communications, 270 1, 215-21

Fischer, D; Sun, X; Gang, G; Pritts, T; Hasselgren, P O 2000. The gene expression of ubiquitin ligase E3alpha is upregulated in skeletal muscle during sepsis in rats-potential role of glucocorticoids. Biochemical and biophysical research communications, 267 2, 504-8

Hungness, E S; Pritts, T A; Luo, G J; Sun, X; Penner, C G; Hasselgren, P O 2000. The transcription factor activator protein-1 is activated and interleukin-6 production is increased in interleukin-1beta-stimulated human enterocytes. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 14 3, 386-91

Moon, M R; Parikh, A A; Pritts, T A; Kane, C; Fischer, J E; Salzman, A L; Hasselgren, P O 2000. Interleukin-1beta induces complement component C3 and IL-6 production at the basolateral and apical membranes in a human intestinal epithelial cell line. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 13 5, 374-8

Parikh, A A; Moon, M R; Pritts, T A; Fischer, J E; Szabó, C; Hasselgren, P O; Salzman, A L 2000. IL-1beta induction of NF-kappaB activation in human intestinal epithelial cells is independent of oxyradical signaling. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 13 1, 8-13

Pritts, T A; Moon, M R; Wang, Q; Hungness, E S; Salzman, A L; Fischer, J E; Hasselgren, P O 2000. Activation of NF-kappaB varies in different regions of the gastrointestinal tract during endotoxemia. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 14 2, 118-22

Pritts, T A; Wang, Q; Sun, X; Moon, M R; Fischer, D R; Fischer, J E; Wong, H R; Hasselgren, P O 2000. Induction of the stress response in vivo decreases nuclear factor-kappa B activity in jejunal mucosa of endotoxemic mice. Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960), 135 7, 860-6

Wang, Q; Sun, X; Pritts, T A; Wong, H R; Hasselgren, P O 2000. Induction of the stress response increases interleukin-6 production in the intestinal mucosa of endotoxaemic mice. Clinical science (London, England : 1979), 99 6, 489-96

Fischer, D R; Nussbaum, M S; Pritts, T A; Gilinsky, N H; Weesner, R E; Martin, S P; Giannella, R A 1999. Use of omeprazole in the management of giant duodenal ulcer: results of a prospective study. Surgery, 126 4, 643-8; discussion 64

Moon, M R; Parikh, A A; Pritts, T A; Fischer, J E; Cottongim, S; Szabo, C; Salzman, A L; Hasselgren, P O 1999. Complement component C3 production in IL-1beta-stimulated human intestinal epithelial cells is blocked by NF-kappaB inhibitors and by transfection with ser 32/36 mutant IkappaBalpha. The Journal of surgical research, 82 1, 48-55

Moon, R; Pritts, T A; Parikh, A A; Fischer, J E; Salzman, A L; Ryan, M; Wong, H R; Hasselgren, P O 1999. Stress response decreases the interleukin-1beta-induced production of complement component C3 in human intestinal epithelial cells. Clinical science (London, England : 1979), 97 3, 331-7

Pritts, T A; Nussbaum, M S; Flesch, L V; Fegelman, E J; Parikh, A A; Fischer, J E 1999. Implementation of a clinical pathway decreases length of stay and cost for bowel resection. Annals of surgery, 230 5, 728-33

Pritts, T A; Moon, R; Fischer, J E; Salzman, A L; Hasselgren, P O 1998. Nuclear factor-kappaB is activated in intestinal mucosa during endotoxemia. Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960), 133 12, 1311-5

Davis, Dawn T; Johannigman, Jay A; Pritts, Timothy A . New strategies for massive transfusion in the bleeding trauma patient. Journal of trauma nursing : the official journal of the Society of Trauma Nurses, 19 2, 69-75

Fang, C H; Sun, X; Li, B G; Fischer, D R; Pritts, T A; Penner, G; Hasselgren, P O . Burn injuries in rats upregulate the gene expression of the ubiquitin-conjugating enzyme E2(14k) in skeletal muscle. The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation, 21 6, 528-34

Goodman, Michael D; Mak, Grace Z; Reynolds, Jordan P; Tevar, Amit D; Pritts, Timothy A . Laparoscopic excision of a ciliated hepatic foregut cyst. JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons / Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, 13 1, 96-100

Huber, Nathan L; Bailey, Stephanie R; Schuster, Rebecca; Ogle, Cora K; Lentsch, Alex B; Pritts, Timothy A . Prior thermal injury accelerates endotoxin-induced inflammatory cytokine production and intestinal nuclear factor-?B activation in mice. Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association, 33 2, 279-85

Logan-Collins, Jocelyn M; Barnes, Stephen L; Huezo, Karen L; Pritts, Timothy A . Management of common postoperative emergencies: are July interns ready for prime time? Journal of surgical education, 65 6, 453-9

Mammen, Joshua M V; Fischer, David R; Anderson, Andrea; James, Laura E; Nussbaum, Michael S; Bower, Robert H; Pritts, Timothy A . Learning styles vary among general surgery residents: analysis of 12 years of data. Journal of surgical education, 64 6, 386-9

Quillin, Ralph C; Pritts, Timothy A; Hanseman, Dennis J; Edwards, Michael J; Davis, Bradley R . How residents learn predicts success in surgical residency. Journal of surgical education, 70 6, 725-30