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Daniel N. Holena, M.D.
Traumatology, Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery

 
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Administrative Office:
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 5 Maloney
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Administrative Assistant: Desiree Gatto
Administrative Telephone: 215-662-7320
Administrative Fax: 215-614-0375

Clinical Office:
The Trauma Center at Penn
3400 Spruce Street, 2 Dulles
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Clinical Telephone: 215-662-7320
Clinical Fax:
215-614-0375

Contact Information (internal use only)

daniel.holena@uphs.upenn.edu

 

Dr. Daniel Holena is board certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. He received his General Surgery training at Cornell, and completed is fellowship in Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Holena specializes in the treatment of traumatic injury, emergency general surgery conditions, and surgical critical care. His research interests include outcomes after emergency general surgery and triage biomarkers in acute trauma.

 
Faculty Appointments
Nov. 2013 - present   Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
 
2009 - present Assistant Professor of Surgery at HUP
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2007 - 2009  Instructor B in Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Hospital and Administrative Appointments
2013 - present   Center for Emergency Care Policy Research, Faculty
 
2013 - present  Department of Surgery Representative, Telemedicine Committee
 
2012 - present   Member, ad hoc Code Improvement Committee
 
2011 - present   Member, Clinical Emergencies Committee
 
2011 - present   Director of Audiovisual Video Review, Division of Trauma
 
2011 - present Director of Surgical Rapid Response, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
 
2011 - present  Physician Leader, Unit Based Clinical Leadership Silverstein 12
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 

2009 - present 

Attending Intensivist, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2008 - present  Attending Intensivist, Penn e-lert eICU, Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2008 - present  Attending Trauma Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2008 - 2009  Senior Administrative Fellow, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia,Pennsylvania
 
Editorial Positions
2011 - present Ad Hoc Reviewer, Injury
 
2011 - present Editor,  Journal of Trauma and Treatment
 
Education/Training
2013 - present MSCE, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of Pennsylvania
 
2013 - 2014 Penn Medicine Leadership Academy
 
2009 - 2011 Research Certificate, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of Pennsylvania
 
1998 - 2002 MD - State University of New York at Stony Brook
Stony Brook, New York
 
1991 - 1995 BS - McGill University
Montreal, Canada (Biology)


Postgraduate Training and Fellowship Appointments
2007 - 2009 Fellowship in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2003 - 2007 Resident in General Surgery
New York Presbyterian Hospital/
Weill-Cornell School of Medicine
New York, New York
 
2002 - 2007 Rotating Resident in Surgical Oncology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York
 
2002 - 2003 Internship in General Surgery
New York Presbyterian Hospital/
Weill-Cornell School of Medicine
New York, New York
 
Other Appointments
1998 - 2001 Student Representative, Class of 2002
State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine
Stony Brook, New York
 
2008 - 2009 Instructor B in Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of
 
Memberships/Societies
 
National/International Societies
  Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
 
 

Society of Critical Care Medicine
Surgical Section

 
  American College of Surgeons
 
  American Medical Association
 
  Association of Academic Surgeons
 
 

European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Visceral Trauma Section

 
Local/Regional Societies
  Pennsylvania Medical Society
 
Scientific Committees
2013 Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Practice Management Guideline Committee
Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
 
2014 Emergency General Surgery Task Force of the Guidelines Committee EAST
 
2014 - 2016 Publications Committee, Association for Academic Surgery
 
Research
 
Research Funding
2013 - 2015 NHLBI   K-12 Scholarship (K12 HL 109009)
 
2014 - 2014   Leonard Davis Institute High Risk/Innovation Grant
 
2013 - 2014  CTSA/CCEB -2014 PCOR Pilot Grant 
 


 
 
Publications
 
Research Publications, Peer Reviewed
  1. Whalen W, Holena D, Pryor JP. Cardiac injury. Severe blunt chest trauma leads to cardiac arrest. JEMS : a journal of emergency medical services 2008;33. PMID: 18692728
  2. Pieracci FM, Henderson P, Rodney JR, Holena DN, Genisca A, Ip I, Benkert S, Hydo LJ, Eachempati SR, Shou J, Barie PS. Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of effects of enteral iron supplementation on anemia and risk of infection during surgical critical illness. Surgical infections 2009;10:9-19. PMID: 19245362
  3. Holena DN, Hadler R, Wirtalla C, Carr B, Morris JB, Kelz RR. Teaching status: The impact on emergency and elective surgical care in the US. Annals of Surgery 2011;253:1017-23. PMID: 21451392
  4. Holena DN, Mills AM, Carr BG, Wirtalla C, Sarani B, Kim PK, Braslow BM, Kelz RR. Transfer status: A risk factor for mortality in patients with necrotizing fasciitis. Surgery 2011;150:363-70. PMID : 21783216
  5. Mills AM, Edwards JM, Shofer FS, Holena DN, Abbuhl SB. Analgesia for older adults with abdominal or back pain in the emergency department. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine 2011;12:43-50. PMID: 21691471
  6. Mills AM, Shofer FS, Boulis AK, Holena DN, Abbuhl SB. Racial disparity in analgesic treatment for ED patients with abdominal or back pain. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2011;29:752-6. PMID: 20825892
  7. Pascual JL, Holena DN, Vella MA, Palmieri J, Sicoutris C, Selvan B, Fox AD, Sarani B, Sims C, Williams NN, Schwab CW. Short simulation training improves objective skills in established advanced practitioners managing emergencies on the ward and surgical intensive care unit. Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care 2011;71:330-8.          PMID: 21825935
  8. Holena D, Stoddard D, Martin ND, Winters B, Casey J, Pascual J, Sims C, Sarani B. Clinical outcomes following invasive versus noninvasive preoperative stabilization of closed diaphyseal femur fractures. European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery 2012:1-4.
  9. Holena DN, Netzer G, Localio R, Gallop RJ, Bellamy SL, Meyer NJ, Shashaty MGS, Lanken PN, Kaplan S, Reilly PM, Christie JD. The association of early transfusion with acute lung injury in patients with severe injury. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 2012;73:825-31. PMID : 23014528
  10. Holena DN, Tolstoy N, Mills AM, Fox A, and Levine J.  Cooler heads prevail: A case of intractable intracranial hypertension after liver transplantation treated with therapeutic hypothermia.  Am J Crit Care 21 (1): 75-76, 2011
  11. Massey PR, Sakran JV, Mills AM, Sarani B, Aufhauser Jr DD, Sims CA, Pascual JL, Kelz RR, Holena DN. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy in necrotizing soft tissue infections. Journal of Surgical Research 2012;177:146-51. PMID: 22487383
  12. Mollo EA, Reinke CE, Nelson C, Holena DN, Kann B, Williams N, Bleier J, Kelz RR. The simulated ward: Ideal for training clinical clerks in an era of patient safety. Journal of Surgical Research 2012;177:E1-E6. PMID: 22524978
  13. Sakran JV, Holena DN, and Dickinson E.  Collaboration makes survival possible for thoracic injury patient.  Journal of Emergency Medical Services 33(8):28-31, March. 2012.     PMID: 22734270
  14. Morris DS, Schweickert W, Holena D, Handzel R, Sims C, Pascual JL, Sarani B. Differences in outcomes between ICU attending and senior resident physician led medical emergency team responses. Resuscitation 2012;83:1434-7.  PMID: 22841611
  15. Shashaty MGS, Meyer NJ, Localio AR, Gallop R., BellamySL, Holena DN, Lanken PN, Kaplan S, Yarar D, Kawut SM, Feldman HI, Christie JD.  African American race, obesity, and blood product transfusion are risk factors for acute kidney injury in critically ill trauma patients.  Journal of Critical Care 27 (5), pp. 496-504 PMID : 22591570
  16. Sixta S, Moore FO, Ditillo MF, Fox AD, Garcia AJ, Holena D, Joseph B, Tyrie L, Cotton B. Screening for thoracolumbar spinal injuries in blunt trauma: An Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guideline. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 2012;73:S326-S32. PMID : 23114489
  17. Gallesio JMA, Holena DN, Huang J, Sims C, Levine J, Ying GS et al. Erratum: Hypertonic saline is superior to mannitol in severe traumatic brain injury for hourly correction of intracranial pressure and cerebral perfusion pressure and brain oxygenation (Journal of the American College of Surgeons 215 (S54)). Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2013;216(1):176.
  18. Georgoff P, Perales P, Laguna B, Holena D, Reilly P, Sims C. Colonic injuries and the damage control abdomen: Does management strategy matter? Journal of Surgical Research. 2013;181(2):293-9. PMID: 22884449
  19. Johnson NJ, Carr BG, Salhi R, Holena DN, Wolff C, Band RA. Characteristics and outcomes of injured patients presenting by private vehicle in a state trauma system. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013;31:275-81. PMID : 23000329
  20. Mills AM, Holena DN, Kallan MJ, Carr BG, Reinke CE, Kelz RR. Effect of insurance status on patients admitted for acute diverticulitis. Colorectal Disease. 2013;15(5):613-20.
  21. Sensenig RL, Tolstoy NS, Holena DN. A spontaneously expelled bullet from the urethra: A case of undetected bladder injury after abdominal gunshot wound. Injury Extra. 2013;44(6):58-9..
  22. Sims CA, Isserman JA, Holena D, Sundaram LM, Tolstoy N, Greer S, Sonnad S, Pascual J, Reilly P. Exception from informed consent for emergency research: Consulting the trauma community. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 2013;74:157-66. PMID : 23271091
  23. Tolstoy NS, Aized M, McMonagle MP, Holena DN, Pascual JL, Sonnad SS et al. Mineralocorticoid deficiency in hemorrhagic shock. Journal of Surgical Research. 2013;180(2):232-7. PMID: 22683082
  24. Jacovides CL, Bruns B, Holena DN, Sims CA, Wiebe DJ, Reilly PM et al. Penetrating trauma in urban women: Patterns of injury and violence. Journal of Surgical Research. 2013;184(1):592-8. PMID :23890398
  25. Ebbeling L, Grabo DJ, Shashaty M, Dua R, Sonnad SS, Sims CA et al and Holena DN. Psoas:lumbar vertebra index: central sarcopenia independently predicts morbidity in elderly trauma patients. European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery. 2013:1-9.
  26.  Arthur KR, Kelz RR, Mills AM, Reinke CE, Robertson MP, Sims CA et al and Holena DN Interhospital transfer: An independent risk factor for mortality in the surgical intensive care unit. American Surgeon. 2013;79(9):909-13 PMID : 24069990
  27. Davis L,  Johnson L, Allen SR., Kim PK., Sims CA, Pascual JL, Holena, DN.  Practitioner Perceptions of Trauma Video Review.  Journal of Trauma Nursing. 2013 ;(3) :150-154 PMID : 24005118
  28. Band RA, Salhi RA, Holena DN, Powell E, Branas CC, Carr BG. Severity-Adjusted Mortality in Trauma Patients Transported by Police. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2014. PMID: 24387925
  29. Reilly JP, Meyer NJ, Shashaty MG, Feng R, Lanken PN, Gallop R, Kaplan S, Herlim M, Oz NL, Hiciano I, Campbell A, Holena DN, Reilly MP, Christie JD. ABO Blood Type A is Associated with Increased Risk of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Caucasians Following both Major Trauma and Severe Sepsis. PMID: 24385226
  30. Pascual JL, Blank NW, Holena DN, Robertson MP, Diop M, Allen SR, Martin ND, Kohl BA, Sims CA, Schwab CW, Reilly PM. There's no place like home: Boarding surgical ICU patients in other ICUs and the effect of distances from the home unit J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Apr;76(4):1096-102.  PMID:24662877
  31. Folkert IW, Sims CA, Pascual JL, Allen SR, Kim PK, Schwab CW, and Holena DN. Initial Lactate Levels in Patients with Isolated Penetrating Extremity. Submitted to European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, 3/2014 (In press)
  32. Nitzchke S, Smith B, Abella BS, Leary M, Schweickert WD, Sims CA, Pascual JL, Holena DN.  Temporal Trends in use of Therapeutic Hypothermia following In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest in Surgical Patients (Submitted)
  33. Holena DN, Leary M, Neefe S, Tsypenyuk B, Falk SA, Schweiker WD.  An Embarrassment of Riches:  Rethinking the In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Response to Decrease Overcrowding and Improve Role Definitions. (Submitted)
  34. Holena DN, Delgado KM, Reilly PM, Sims CA, Pascual JL and Carr BG.  Emergency general surgery: The estimated burden of disease and rates of interhospital transfer in the state of Pennsylvania.
  35. Saillant N, Earl-Royal E, Carr BG, Allen SR , Sims CA, Pascual JL and Holena DN. Processes of care for injured older adults in the state of Pennsylvania. (Submitted)
Reviews in Peer Reviewed Research Publications
(print or other media)
  1. Allen S, Holena D, McCunn M, Kohl B, Sarani B. A review of the fundamental principles and evidence base in the use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) in critically Ill adult patients. Journal of Intensive Care Medicine 2011;26:13-26.
  2. Pieracci FM, Stovall RT, Jaouen B, Rodil M, Cappa A, Burlew CC, Holena DN, Maier R, Berry S, Jurkovich GJ, Moore EE. A Multicenter, Randomized Clinical Trial of Intravenous Iron Supplementation for Anemia of Traumatic Critical Illness. Crit Care Med 2014 In Press.
Contributions to Peer-Reviewed Clinical Research Publications, Participation Cited but not by Authorship
  1. Lemos-Filho LB, Mikkelsen ME, Martin GS, Dabbagh O, Adesanya A, Gentile N, Esper A, Gajic O, Gong MN. Sex, Race, and the Development of Acute Lung Injury.Chest 143 (4) 901-909, 2012. PMID: 23117155
Research Publications, Non-Peer Reviewed
  1. Weinberger LN, Holena DN, Powell EK, Gracias V.  Arc determination equals injury identification: Trauma mantra applied to electrocution. Injury Extra 39:389-391, 2008.
  2. Holena DN, Perman S, Hankin A, and Schwab CW.  An unusual cause of airway obstruction.   Injury Extra 40 (9): 168-169, 2009.
  3. Holena DNand Braslow B.  Cecal bleeding as a complication of conservative management of acute colonic pseudo-obstruction.  Internet Journal of Emergency Medicine.  5(2):  2009.
  4. Pascual JL, Holena DN, Del Portal D, and Schwab CW.  Blunt intrapericardial superior vena cava injury: a trap for the unwary. Injury Extra 41 (1): 4-6, 2010.
Abstracts (Past 3 Years)
  1. Stoddard D, Holena DN, Martin N, Winters B, Casey J, and Sarani B.   Preoperative Stabilization Of Closed Midshaft Femur Fractures: Do Traction Pins Reduce Transfusion Requirements Compared To Nonivasive Stabilization Methods? Poster presentation at 2011 EAST Conference, Jan 2011, Naples FLA
  2. Shashaty M,  Gallop R, Meyer N, Lanken P, Holena DN, Localio R, Bellamy S, Kaplan S, and Christie J.  Differences In Risk Factors For Acute Kidney Injury By Creatinine Versus Urine Output Criteria.  Poster Presentation Society of Critical Care Medicine 40th Critical Care Congress, Jan 2011, San Diego, CA
  3. Holena DN, Netzer G, Localio R,  Bellamy S, Gallop R, Meyer N, Shashaty M, Lanken P, and Christie J.  Time Dependency in the Association of Transfusion and Acute Lung Injury in the Injured Patient.  Poster Presentation Society of Critical Care Medicine 40th Critical Care Congress, Jan 2011, San Diego, CA
  4. Holena DN, Carr BG, Mills AM, Wirtalla C, and Kelz RR.   The Relationship Between Admission Source and In-hospital Mortality in Patients Undergoing Surgical Debridement for Necrotizing Fasciitis.  Podium Presentation Association of Academic Surgeons,  Jan 2011, Huntington Beach, CA
  5. Tolstoy N, Mills AM, Fox A, Levine J, and Holena DN.  Cooler heads prevail: A case of intractable intracranial hypertension after liver transplantation treated with therapeutic hypothermia. Poster Presentation Society of Critical Care Medicine 40th Critical Care Congress, Jan 2011, San Diego, CA
  6. Band R, Salhi R, Powell E, Holena DN, Branas C, and Carr BG.  Injury-adjusted Mortality of Patients Transported By Police Following Penetrating Trauma; The Philadelphia Experience.  Society of Academic Emergency Medicine June 2011, Boston, MA
  7. Mills AM, Holena DN, Kallan MJ, Carr BG, Reinke CE, and Kelz RR.  The Effect of Insurance Status on Patients Admitted for Acute Diverticulitis. Society of Academic Emergency Medicine June 2011, Boston, MA
  8. Brandon Bruns MD, Holena DN, Tolstoy N, HBal H BS, Holtz K, Reilly P, and Schwab CW.  A Distinct Lack of Contrast in Contrast-Induced Nephropathy.  Podium Presentation, 12th European Congress of Trauma & Emergency Surgery April 2011, Milan Italy
  9. Holena DN, Sims CA, Kim P, Sarani B, Pascual JL, Braslow B, Reilly PM, and Schwab CW. Trauma Bay Predictors of Mortality After Massive Transfusion Protocol Activation: A Ten Year Experience. Podium Presentation, 12th European Congress of Trauma & Emergency Surgery April 2011, Milan Italy
  10. McMonagle MP,  Guan Y, Tolstoy N, Holena DN, Kilty C, Keenan J, and  Sims C. Serum Alpha Glutathionine S-Transferase: A Novel Biomarker of Shock And Resuscitation.  Poster Presentation, 34th Annual Conference on Shock, June 2011, Norfolk, VA
  11. Skokan AJ, Villaroel JP, MD, Jeff Rohrbach J, Pisa M, Holena DN, Sonad SS, Sims CA End of Life and the Acute Care Surgeon: Untangling the Excessive Mortality in Emergency Palliative Care for Cancer Patients.  .  Podium Presentation at the Pennsylvania Committee on Trauma, Oct 2011, Harrisburg, PA
  12. Holena DN, Sims CA, Kim P, Sarani B, Pascual JL, Braslow B, Reilly PM, and Schwab CW. High Transfusion Ratios in Massive Transfusion : Decreased Mortality at the Cost of Increased Morbidity Podium Presentation, 97th Congress of the American College of Surgeons 2011, San Francisco CA
  13. Morris DM, Schweickert W, Handzel R, Holena DN, Sims CA, Pascual JP, Sarani B.  Is the Attending Physician Necessary at Rapid Response Activations? Poster Presentation Society of Critical Care Medicine 40th Critical Care Congress, Jan 2012, Dallas Tx
  14. Holena DN,  Sakran JV, Grabo DJ, Reinke CE, Mills AM, Sarani B, Sims CA, Pascual JL, Kelz RR.  Emergency General Surgery: Does An Individual Surgeon’s Volume Of Cases Matter?  Podium Presentation Association of Academic Surgeons,  Feb 2012, Las Vegas, NV
  15. Holena DN,  Reinke CE, Carr BG, Kelz RR. Risk Factors For Interhospital Transfer After Emergency Abdominal Surgery.  Podium Presentation Association of Academic Surgeons,  Feb 2012, Las Vegas, NV
  16. Massey PR, Sakran JV, Sarani B, Sims CA, Pascual JP, Holena DN.  Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy In Patients With Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections: No Impact On Mortality Or Amputation Rate Podium Presentation Association of Academic Surgeons,  Feb 2012, Las Vegas, NV
  17. Reinke CE, Nelson C, Holena DN,  Kann B, Williams N, Bleier J, Kelz RR.  A Novel Floor Management Simulation Course for Medical Students: Providing experience and feedback in a safe environment. Podium Presentation Association of Academic Surgeons,  Feb 2012, Las Vegas, NV
  18. Holena DN, Sims CA, Pascual JL, Reilly PM, and Schwab CW. Outcomes after Massive Transfusion are Equivalent to those after Supra-Massive TransfusionPodium Presentation, 13th European Congress of Trauma & Emergency Surgery April 2011, Basel Switzerland
  19. Shashaty M,  Gallop R, Meyer N, Lanken P, Holena DN, Localio R, Bellamy S, Kaplan S, and Christie J.  Genetically-determined African ancestry is associated with acute kidney injury in critically ill trauma patients.  Poster Presentation, American Thoracic Society May 2012, San Francisco, CA
  20. Reilly JP, Bellamy S,   Gallop R, Meyer N, Shashaty M, Lanken P, Holena DN, Reilly M , and Christie J.  Blood Group A and ABO Glycotransferase Genotype are Associated with Increased Risk of Acute Lung Injury after Blunt Trauma.  Poster Presentation, American Thoracic Society May 2012, San Francisco, CA
  21. Salhi RA, Band R, Reilly P, Holena DN, Branas C, and Carr BG.  Survival to Inclusion: Potential Biases in Evaluating Trauma Center Effectiveness Using Nationally Representative Data, Poster Presentation Society of Academic Emergency Medicine,  May 2012, Chicago IL
  22. Mills AM, Holena DN, Kerner C, Zafar H, Shofer FS, Baumann BM.  Electronic Accountability Tools Reduce CT Overutilization in ED Patients with Abdominal Pain. Poster Presentation Society of Academic Emergency Medicine,  May 2012, Chicago IL
  23. Li S, Marks J, Murcy M, Sanati P, Eisenstadt R, Gong W, Holena ND, Sims C, Smith D, Zhang J, Pascual, JP. Curcumin Reduces Microvascular Inflammation Following Traumatic Brain Injury - A Live Animal Study.  Presented, Neurotrauma 2012
  24. Arthur KR, Kelz RR, Mills AM, Reinke CE, Robertson MP, Sims CA, Pascual JL, Reilly PM, Holena DN.  Interhospital Transfer: An Independent Risk Factor for Mortality in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit.  Podium Presentation, American College of Surgeons, October 2012, Chicago IL
  25. Gallesio JMA, Holena DN, Huang J, Sims CA, Levine J, Ying G,  Pascual JL.  HYPERTONIC Saline is Superior to Mannitol in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury for Hourly Correction Of ICP,
  26. and CPP but not Brain Oxygenation.  Poster Presentation, AAST 2012
  27. Isserman J, Lathma S, Tolstoy N, Greer S, Sonnad SS, Pascual JL, Holena DN, Sims CA.  Exception From Informed Consent for Emergency Research: Consulting The Trauma “Community”. Podium Presentation, American Association for the Society of Trauma, ST 2012
  28. Sonnenberg EM, Holena DN, Reinke CE, Meise CK, Mills AM, Karakousis GC, Kelz RR.  Fistula Formation following Bowel Surgery in Teaching Hospitals: A matched case-control study in a nationally representative cohort.  Podium Presentation, American College of Surgeons, October 2012, Chicago IL
  29. Polk TM, Sakran JV, Holena DN, Reilly PM.  Window Shopping Isn’t Always Free: The Hidden Cost of Diagnostic Pericardial Windows. Poster Presentation, AAST 2012
  30. Kim L,  Schuster J, Holena DN, Levine J, Reilly PM, Pascual JL.  Is Early Inititation of Prophylactic Heparin in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury Neuroprotective? Podium Presentation, American College of Surgeons, October 2012, Chicago IL
  31. Ebbeling L, Grabo D, Sims CA, Dua R, Pascual JL,  Schwab CW, and  Holena DN. Psoas:Lumbar Vertebra Index: Central Sarcopenia Independently Predicts Morbidity in Elderly Trauma Patients. Podium Presentation, 13th European Congress of Trauma & Emergency Surgery April 2013, Lyon France
  32. Gallesio JMA, Pascual J, Holena DN, Huang J, Sims CA, Levine J, Gui-shuang, Pascual J. Hypertonic Saline Is Superior To Mannitol In Severe Traumatic Brain Injury For Hourly Correction Of Icp, Cpp But Not Brain Oxygenation.  Poster Presentaion AAST 2012 Kauai.
  33.  Collins T, Pisa M, Kohl B, Holena DN, Reilly PMR  Telemedicine Coverage Can Safely Provide Virtual Icu Beds.  Society of Critical Care Medicine, 2013 Puerto Rico.
  34.  Eisenstadt R , Sensenig RL, Holena DN, Sims CA, Braslow B , Pascual JL : Dislodged Surgical Feeding Tubes: Should We Abandon Bedside Contrast Abdominal KUB's In Favor Of CT Podium Presentation American Surgical Conference New Orleans, 2013
  35. Marin N, …….ICU Bedside Abdominal Exploration for Patients in Extremis: Reasonable Care or Surgical Futility   SCCM, San Francisco CA, 2014
  36. Risk factors differ for creatinine- versus urine output-defined acute kidney injury. SCCM, San Francisco CA, 2014
  37. Trauma Patients Readmitted to the Surgical ICU Have High Rates of Post-Admission Complications
  38. Niels D. Martin, MD, Sebastian Ramagnano, BSN, Boris Tsypenyuk, MHA, Tara Collins, CRNP,  Jose Pascual, MD, Daniel Holena, MD, Steve R. Allen, MD, Carrie Sims, MD, Patrick M. Reilly, MD, Benjamin Kohl, MD.  Family & Loved Ones Satisfaction in the Intensive Care Setting: New focus for Patient-centered Care SCCM, San Francisco CA, 2014
  39. Humidity is More Important than Temperature in Predicting Summer Penetrating Urban Trauma Incidence SCCM, San Francisco CA, 2014
  40.  Bruns BR, J. DuBose J,  Pasley J, Kheirbek T, Chouliaras K, Riggle A, Frank M, Phelan H, Holena DN,  Inaba K,  Diaz J, ScaleaTM.   Morbidity After Loop Versus End Colostomy Reversal: Has Anything Changed ?ASC, San Diego CA, 2014
  41. Diop M, Holena DN, Blank N, Roberston M, Collins T, Allen SR, Martin N, Sims CA, Pascual JL The Next Shoe to Drop: Trauma Patients Readmitted to the Surgical ICU Have High Rates of Post-Admission Complications. ASC, San Diego CA, 2014
  42. Sonnenberg EM, Reinke CE, Bartlet EK , Collier KT, Karakousis GC, Holena DN , Kelz Wind, Water Wound, Walk – Does the Data Deliver the Dictum?  ASC, San Diego CA, 2014
Editorials, Chapters, Participation in Committee Reports
(print or other media)
  1. Holena DN, Eachempati S, Barie P.  Biliary tract infections.  In Rello J, Kollef MH, Diaz E, Rodriguez A, eds.  Infectious Diseases in Critical Care, Second Edition.  Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2007, 595-605.
  2. Holena DN, Gracias V, Hanson CW.   What is the role of the intensivist and ICU medical director?  In Deutschman C, Neligan P, eds. The Evidence-Based Practice of Critical Care.  Philadelphia:  Elsevier/WB Saunders, 2009, 673-680.
  3. Holena DN and Fox A.  Penetrating Peripheral Vascular Injury. In Moore EE, Rhee P,  Tisherman S, and Fulda G, eds.  Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery: Clinical Questions and Answers. Oxford: L John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 2012, 302-310.
  4. Fox A and Holena DN.  Procedures in the ICU. In Moore EE, Rhee P, Tisherman S, and Fulda G, eds.  Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery: Clinical Questions and Answers.  Oxford: L John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 2012, 233-242.
  5. Holena DN and Schwab CW.   Appendicitis.   In Peitzman AB, Rhodes M, Schwab CW. The Trauma Manual: Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2013, 624-630.
  6. Holena DN and Gracias V.  Hemorrhagic Shock.  In Lanken PN, Manaker S, Kohl BA, Hanson CW. Intensive Care Unit Manual: Expert Consult - Online and Print. Elsevier Science Health Science Division; 2013.
  7. Tariq N, Holena DN, Braslow B, and Kohl B.  Major Abdominal Surgery:Postoperative Consideration..  In Lanken PN, Manaker S, Kohl BA, Hanson CW. Intensive Care Unit Manual: Expert Consult - Online and Print. Elsevier Science Health Science Division; 2013.
 
Awards, Honors and Membership in Honorary Societies
2013 Nominee, Best Oral Presentation European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Basel, Switzerland
 
2012 Nominee, Best Oral Presentation European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Basel, Switzerland
 
2011 1st Prize - Best Oral Presentation European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Milan, Italy
 
2010 Penn Undergraduate Research Mentorship Grant recipient
 
2008 Fellow Nominee, 15th Pulmonary and Critical Care ACCP Fellows Conference
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2007 Hassan Nama Resident Teaching Award, Weill-Cornell Medical School Department of Surgery
 
2002 Merck Manual Award, State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine
 
2002 Student Commencement Speaker
State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine
 
2001  Alpha Omega Alpha (Junior Inductee)
State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine

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