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Michael L. Nance, M.D.
Pediatric Surgery

 
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Administrative Office:
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
34th and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Administrative Assistant:
Terri Visconto
Administrative Telephone:
215-590-5932
Administrative Fax:
215-590-4875
Patient Appointments:
215-590-5932

Clinical Offices:
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Richard D. Wood Bldg, 5th Floor
34th and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Clinical Telephone: 215-590-5932
Clinical Fax: 215-590-4875
Patient Appointments: 215-590-5932

Children’s Hospital Specialty Care Center
500 W. Butler Avenue
Chalfont, PA 18914
Clinical Telephone: 215-997-5730
Clinical Fax: 215-997-5731
Clinical Telephone: 215-997-5730

Contact Information (internal use only)

nance@email.chop.edu

Link to Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

 

Dr. Nance is an attending surgeon at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He holds the Josephine J. and John M. Templeton, Jr. Chair in Pediatric Trauma and is the Director of the Trauma Program. While his research interests are concentrated in the area of pediatric trauma, he maintains interest in all aspects of the care of the newborn or child with surgical problems including congenital anomalies, oncology, and trauma.

 
Faculty Appointments
2010 - present Professor of Surgery at CHOP
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2004 - 2010 Associate Professor of Surgery at CHOP
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1998 - 2004 Assistant Professor of Surgery at CHOP
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1996 - 1998 Instructor in Pediatric Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1995 - 1996 Instructor in Trauma and Critical Care
Department of Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1994 - 1995 Instructor in Surgery, Department of Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Hospital Appointments
2004 - present Josephine J. and John M. Templeton, Jr. Chair in Pediatric Trauma
Department of Surgery
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2004 - present

Senior Surgeon
Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 
2003 - present Director of Pediatric Trauma Program
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1999 - 2003 Director of Resident Education, General Surgery
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1999 - present Consulting Surgeon, Abington Memorial Hospital
Abington, Pennsylvania
 
1998 - present Consulting Surgeon, Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1998 - present Consulting Surgeon
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1998 - 2003 Associate Director of Trauma
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1998 - 2004 Attending Surgeon
Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic
Surgery, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1997 - 1998 Attending Physician
Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Education/Training
1984 - 1988 M.D. Louisiana State University School of Medicine
New Orleans, Louisiana
 
1980 - 1984 B.S. Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee (Biology)
 
Postgraduate Training and Fellowship Appointments
1997 - 1998 Louise Schnaufer Senior Fellow in Pediatric Surgery
Chief Resident, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1996 - 1997 Assistant Chief Resident in Pediatric Surgery
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1995 - 1996 Fellow in Surgical Critical Care
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1993 - 1995 Resident in Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1991 - 1993 Surgery Research Fellow
Harrison Department of Surgical Research
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Areas of interest: animal model of ischemic mitral regurgitation,
alteration of left ventricular remodeling following myocardial infarction
 
1989 - 1991 Resident in Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1988 - 1989 Intern in Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Memberships/Societies
 
National Societies
1998 - present   American Trauma Society
 
1999 - present  Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma, Member
Board of Directors, 2003 - 2005
Member, Committee on Careers in Trauma, 2003 - 2005
Member, Mentoring Committee, 2003 - 2005
Chairman, Mentoring Committee, 2003 - 2005
Member, Nominations Committee, 2006 - 2007
Member, Pediatric Trauma Committee, 2010 - present
Chairman, Pediatric Trauma Committee, 2011 - 2012
 
1999 - present Physicians for Social Responsibility
 
2000 - present American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow
Member, Surgical Section, 2000 - present
Member, Section on Injury & Poison Prevention, 2001 - present
Member, Section on Child Abuse & Neglect, 2001 - present
 
2001 - present American College of Surgeons, Fellow
Member, Committee on Trauma, 2008-present
Chairman, Pediatric Specialty Group, 2011 - present
Chairman, NTDB Committee, 2011 - present
Member, Executive Committee, 2011 - present
 
2001 - present American Pediatric Surgery Association, Member
Member, Trauma Committee, 2006 - present
Vice-Chair, Trauma Committee, 2006 - 2011
Chair, Trauma Committee, 2011 - 2013
 
2001 - present American Medical Association
 
2002 - present American Public Health Association
 
2003 - present American Association for the Surgery of Trauma
Member, Pediatric Trauma Committee, 2010 - present
 
2006 - present Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine
 
2008 - present Society of Critical Care Medicine
 
2011 - present Pediatric Trauma Society
Member, Executive Board (Founding Member)
 
Regional and Local Societies
1998 - present Pennsylvania Committee on Trauma, Associate Member
 
2001 - present Pennsylvania Medical Society
 
2001 - present Philadelphia Medical Society
 
2001 - present  American College of Surgeons, Philadelphia Chapter
 
2002 - present College of Physicians of Philadelphia, Fellow
 
2003 - present Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation
Member, Pediatric Standards Committee, 2003 - present
Member, Research Committee, 2009 - present
 
2006 - present  Philadelphia Trauma Directors Group
 
Research
Research Publications, Peer Reviewed
  1. Nance ML, Morris JB. .Enteral nutritional support: indications, techniques, and compli-cations. Hospital Physician 28:24-29, 1992.
  2. Llaneras MR, Nance ML, Streicher JT, Linden PL, Downing SW, Lima JAC, Deac RFP, Edmunds Jr. LH.  Pathogenesis of ischemic mitral insufficiency. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 105(3):439-442, Mar. 1993.
  3. Nance ML, Morris JB, Mullen JM.  Home parenteral nutrition after near total enterec-tomy. J Am Coll Nutrition 12(3):281-285, June 1993.
  4. Sharma C, Kantrow S, Nance M, Radhakrishnamurthy B, Berenson G.  Fibronectin syn-thesis by aorta explants from rabbits fed high cholesterol diets. Proc Soc Exper Biol Med 204(3):312-317, Dec. 1993.
  5. Nance ML, Templeton Jr. JM, O'Neill Jr. JA.  Socioeconomic impact of gunshot wounds in an urban pediatric population. J Pediatr Surg 29(1):39-43, Jan. 1994.
  6. Llaneras MR, Nance ML, Streicher JT, Lima JAC, Savino JS, Bogen DK, Deac RFP, Ratcliffe MB, Edmunds Jr. LH.  A large animal model of ischemic mitral insufficiency.  Ann Thorac Surg 57(2):432-439, Feb. 1994.
  7. Nance FC, Nance ML.  Delayed presentation of splenic artery pseudoaneurysms follow-ing blunt abdominal trauma. J Trauma 39(3):620-621, Sept. 1995.
  8. Kramer CM, Ferrari VA, Rogers WJ, Theobald TM, Nance ML, Axel L, Reichek N. Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition limits adjacent noninfarcted region dysfunction during left ventri-cular remodeling.  J Amer Coll Card 27(1):211-217, Jan. 1996.
  9. Nance ML, Sing RF, Reilly PM, Templeton Jr. JM, Schwab CW.  Thoracic gunshot wounds in children less than seventeen years of age.  J Pediatr Surg 31(7):931-935, July 1996. Research
  10. Nance ML, Sing RF, Branas CC, Schwab CW.  Shotgun wounds in children: Not just accidents. Arch Surg 132(1):58-62, Jan. 1997.
  11. Nance ML, Stafford PW, Schwab CW.  Firearm injury among urban youth during the last decade: An escalation in violence. J Pediatr Surg 32(7):949-952, July 1997.
  12. Scribano PV, Nance M, Reilly P, Sing RF, Selbst SM.  Pediatric non-powder firearm injuries: A comprehensive review in an urban pediatric emergency department. Pediatrics 100(4):E5, Oct. 1997.
  13. Nance ML, Peden GW, Shapiro MB, Kauder DR, Rotondo MF, Schwab CW.  Solid viscus injury predicts major hollow viscus injury in blunt abdominal trauma. J Trauma 43(4):618-623, Oct. 1997.
  14. Leung JC, Nance ML, Schwab CW, Miller WT Jr.  Thickening of the diaphragm: A new computed tomography sign of diaphragm injury. J Thoracic Imaging 14(2):126-129, Apr. 1999.
  15. Lovvorn HN III, Nance ML, Ferry RJ Jr., Stolte L, Baker L, O’Neill JA Jr., Schnaufer L, Stanley CA, Adzick NS.  Congenital hyperinsulinism and the surgeon: Lessons learned over 35 years.  J Pediatr Surg 34(5):786-793, May 1999.
  16. Nance ML, Hedrick HL, Adamson WT.  Appendicitis in the young child: A continuing diagnostic challenge. Pediatr Emerg Care 16(3):160-162, June 2000
  17. Adzick NS, Nance ML.  Medical progress: Pediatric surgery (First of two parts). [Review]  N Engl J Med 342(22):1651-1657, June 1, 2000.
  18. Adzick NS, Nance ML.  Medical progress: Pediatric surgery (Second of two parts). [Review]  N Engl J Med 342(23):1726-1732, June 8, 2000.
  19. Nance ML, Keller MS, Stafford PW.  Predicting hollow visceral injury in the pediatric blunt trauma patient with solid visceral injury. J Pediatr Surg 35(9):1300-1303, Sept. 2000.
  20. Nance ML.  The Halifax disaster of 1917 and the birth of North American pediatric surgery.  J Ped Surg 36(3):405-408, Mar. 2001.
  21. Grisoni E, Stallion A, Nance ML, Lelli JL Jr, Garcia VF, Marsh E.  The New Injury Sever-ity Score and the evaluation of pediatric trauma.  J Trauma 50(6):1106-1110, June 2001.
  22. Pryor JP, Stafford PW, Nance ML.  Severe blunt hepatic trauma in children.  J Pediatr Surg 36(7):974-979, July 2001.
  23. Shapiro MB, Nance ML, Schiller HJ, Hoff WS, Kauder DR, Schwab CW.  Nonoperative man-agement of solid abdominal organ injuries from blunt trauma: impact of neurologic impairment.  American Surgeon 67(8):793-796, Aug. 2001.
  24. Nance ML, Mahboubi S, Wickstrom M, Prendergast F, Stafford PW.  Pattern of abdom-inal free fluid following isolated blunt spleen or liver injury in the pediatric patient.  J Trauma 52(1):85-87, Jan. 2002.
  25. Morris SD, Arbogast KB, Moll EK, Durbin DR, Nance ML, Winston FK.  Evaluation of a child with pre-existing disabilities after a traumatic event.  Pediatr Emer Care 18(3):197-199, June 2002.
  26. Sharpe RP, Nance ML, Stafford PW.  Nonoperative management of blunt extrahepatic biliary duct transection in the pediatric patient: Case report and review of the literature. J Pediatr Surg 37(11):1612-1616, Nov. 2002.
  27. Stafford PW, Blinman TA, Nance ML.  Practical points in evaluation and resuscitation of the injured child.  Surg Clin NA 82(2):273-301, Apr. 2002.
  28. Nance ML, Denysenko L, Durbin DR, Branas CC, Stafford PW, Schwab CW.  The rural-urban continuum: Variability in statewide serious firearm injuries in children and adolescents.  Arch Pediatr Adol Med 156(8):781-785, Aug. 2002.
  29. Sharpe RP, Pryor JP, Gandhi RR, Stafford PW, Nance ML.  Abdominal compartment syndrome in the pediatric blunt trauma patient treated with paracentesis: Report of two cases.  J Trauma 53(2):380-382, Aug. 2002.
  30. Winston FK, Weiss HB, Nance ML, Vivarelli-O'Neill C, Strotmeyer S, Lawrence BA, Miller TR.  Estimates of the incidence and costs associated with handlebar-related injuries in children.  Arch Pediatr Adol Med 156(9):922-928, Sept. 2002.
  31. Kyle SB, Nance ML, Rutherford GW Jr, Winston FK.  Skateboard-associated injuries: Par-ticipation-based estimates and injury characteristics.  J Trauma 53(4):686-690, Oct. 2002.
  32. Lutz N, Arbogast KB, Cornejo RA, Winston FK, Durbin, DR, Nance ML.  Sub-optimal restraint affects the pattern of abdominal injuries in children involved in motor vehicle crashes.  J Pediatr Surg 38(6):919-923, June 2003.
  33. Philpott JM, Nance ML, Carr MC, Canning DA, Stafford PW.  Ureteral stenting in the management of urinoma following severe blunt renal trauma in children. J Pediatr Surg 38(7):1096-1098, July 2003.
  34. Guillamondegui OD, Mahboubi S, Stafford PW, Nance ML.  The utility of the pelvic radio-graph in the assessment of pediatric pelvic fractures.  J Trauma 55(2):236-240, Aug. 2003.
  35. Nance ML.  Advances in surgery of the newborn. [Review] Scandinavian J Surg 92(3):185-191, 2003.
  36. Nance ML, Branas CC, Stafford PW, Richmond T, Schwab CW.  Non-intracranial fatal firearm injuries in children: Implications for treatment.  J Trauma 55(4):631-635, Oct 2003.
  37. Nance ML, Lutz N, Arbogast KB, Cornejo RA, Kallan MJ, Winston FK, Durbin DR.  Optimal restraint reduces the risk of abdominal injury in children involved in motor vehicle crashes.  Ann Surg 239(1):127-131, Jan. 2004.
  38. Hedrick HL, Crombleholme TM, Flake AW, Nance ML, von Allmen D, Howell LJ, Johnson MP, Wilson D, Adzick NS.  Right congenital diaphragmatic hernia: Prenatal assessment and outcome.  J Pediatr Surg 39(3):319-323, Mar. 2004.
  39. Lutz N, Mahboubhi S, Nance ML, Stafford PW.  The significance of contrast blush on computed tomography in children with splenic injuries. J Pediatr Surg 39(3):491-494, Mar. 2004.
  40. Cotton BA, Nance ML.  Penetrating trauma in children. Semin Pediatr Surg 13(2):87-97, May 2004.
  41. Baxt C, Kassam-Adams N, Nance ML, Vivarelli-O’Neill C, Winston FK.  Assessment of pain in the pediatric patient: Child and parent perceptions.  J Pediatr Surg 39(6):979-983, Jun. 2004.
  42. Clendenon JN, Meyers R, Scaife E, Nance ML.  Management of duodenal injuries in children. J Pediatr Surg 39(6):964-968, Jun. 2004.
  43. Lutz N, Nance ML, Arbogast KB, Kallan MJ, Durbin DR, Winston FK.  Incidence and significance of abdominal wall bruising in restrained children involved in motor vehicle crashes. J Pediatr Surg 39(6):972-975, Jun. 2004.
  44. Guillamondequi OD, Nance ML, Gaynor JW, Flynn JM, Stafford PW, Crombleholme TM.  Successful management of concomitant blunt injury to the trachea, esophagus and cervical spine in a 6 year-old female.  J Pediatr Surg 39(7):1130-1132, Jul.  2004.
  45. Nance ML, Hawkins LA, Branas CC, Vivarelli-O’Neill C, Winston FK.  Optimal driving conditions are also optimal injury conditions for child pedestrians. Pediatr Emerg Care 20(9):569-573, Sep. 2004.
  46. Haut ER, Nance ML, Keller MS, Groner JI, Ford HR, Kuhn A, Tuchfarber B, Garcia V, Schwab CW, Stafford PW.  Management of penetrating colon and rectal injuries in the pediatric patient. Dis Col Rect 47(9):1526-1532, Sep. 2004.
  47. Nance ML, Lutz N, Carr MC, Canning DA, Stafford PW. Blunt renal injuries in children can be managed nonoperatively: Outcome in a consecutive series of patients. J Trauma 57(3):474-478, Sep. 2004
  48. Branas CC, Nance ML, Elliott M, Richmond TR, Schwab CW.  Urban-rural shift in intentional firearm death: Different causes, same results. Am J PublicHealth 94(10):1750-1755, Oct. 2004.
  49. Lee LS, Nance M, Kaiser LR, Kucharczuk JC.  Familial massive leiomyoma with esophageal leiomyomatosis: An unusual presentation in a father and his 2 daughters. J Pediatr Surg 40(5):e29-32, May 2005.
  50. Wood J, Rubin DM, Nance ML, Christian CA. Distinguishing inflicted vs. accidental abdominal injuries in young children. J Trauma 59(5):1203-1208, Nov. 2005.
  51. Kim PK, Zhu X, Houseknecht E, Nickolaus D, Mahboubi S, Nance ML. Effective radiation dose from radiologic studies in pediatric trauma patients.  World J Surg 29(12):1557-1562, Dec. 2005.
  52. Holmes JH 4th, Wiebe DJ, Tataria M, Mattix KD, Mooney DP, Scaife ER, Brown RL, Groner JI, Brundage SI, Tres Scherer LR 3rd, Nance ML.  The failure of nonoperative management in pediatric solid organ injury: a multi-institutional experience.  J Trauma 59(6):1309-1313, Dec. 2005.
  53. Nance ML, Elliott MR, Arbogast KB, Winston FK, Durbin DR.  Delta V as a predictor of significant injury for children involved in frontal motor vehicle crashes. Ann Surg 243(1):121-125, Jan. 2006.
  54. Henesch SM, Nance ML, Jaramillo DM.  Enhanced CT perfusion cut-off sign in midgut volvulus.  Ped Radiol 36(4):355-735, Apr. 2006.
  55. Wiebe DJ, Nance ML, Branas CC. Determining objective injury prevention strategies. Inj Prev 12(5):347-350, Oct. 2005.
  56. Nance ML, Holmes JH 4th, Wiebe DJ.  Timeline to operative intervention for solid organ injuries in children.  J Trauma 61(6):1389-1392, Dec. 2006.
  57. Ichord RN, Naim M, Pollock AN, Nance ML, Margulies SS, Christian CW.  Hypoxic-ischemic injury complicates inflicted and accidental traumatic brain injury in young children: the role of diffusion-weighted imaging.  J Neurotrauma 24(1):106-118, Jan. 2007.
  58. Mattix KD, Tataria M, Holmes J, Kristoffersen K, Brown R, Groner J, Scaife E, Mooney D, Nance M, Scherer L.  Pediatric pancreatic trauma: Predictors of nonoperative management failure and associated outcomes.  J Ped Surg 42(2):340-344, Feb. 2007.
  59. Kim PK, Nance ML, Nance FC, Schwab CW. William T. “Billy” Fitts, Jr., MD: An AAST visionary. J Trauma 63(1):221-227, Jul.  2007.
  60. Tataria M, Nance ML, Holmes JH, Miller CC, Mattix KD, Brown RL, Scherer LR, Mooney DP, Groner JI, Scaife ER, Spain DA, Brundage SI.  Pediatric blunt abdominal injury: Age is irrelevant and delayed operation is not detrimental. J Trauma 63(3):608-614, Sep. 2007.
  61. Maltese M, Locey CM, Jermakian JS, Nance ML, Arbogast KB.  Injury causation scena-rios in belt-restrained nearside child occupants. Stapp Car Crash J 51:299-311, Oct. 2007.
  62. Reisner IR, Nance ML, Shofer FS.  Behavioral assessment of child-directed canine aggression. Inj Prev 13:348-51, Oct. 2007.
  63. Abend N, Nance ML, Bonnemann C. Subcutaneous sumatriptan in an adolescent with acute post-traumatic headache. J Child Neurol 23(4):438-440, Apr. 2008.
  64. Kaye A, Murali J, Kelly JA, Mattei PA, Nance ML. Utilization of laparoscopic cholecystectomy for biliary dyskinesia in the child. J Pediatr Surg 43(6):1057-1059, Jun. 2008.
  65. Polk-Williams A, Carr BA, Blinman TA, Masiakos PT, Wiebe DJ, Nance ML. Cervical spine injury in young children: A national trauma databank review. J Pediatr Surg 43(9):1718-1721, Sep. 2008.
  66. Sims CA, Wiebe DJ, Nance ML. Blunt solid organ injury: Do adult and pediatric surgeons treat children differently?  J Trauma 65(3):698-703, Sep. 2008.
  67. Pawel BR, Osman J, Nance ML, McGowan K. Schistosomiasis.  An unexpected finding in an inguinal hernia sac. Pediatr Dev Pathol 11(5):402-403, Sep./Oct. 2008.
  68. Mami AG, Nance ML.  Management of mild head injury in the pediatric patient. Adv Pediatr 55:385-394, 2008.
  69. Duchossois GP, Nance ML, Wiebe DJ.  Evaluation of child safety seat checkpoint events. Acc Anal Prev 40:1908-1912, Nov. 2008.
  70. Evans SL, Nance ML, Arbogast KB, Elliott ME, Winston FK, Durbin DR.  Passenger space intrusion as a predictor of significant injury for children involved in motor vehicle crashes. J Trauma 66(2):504-7, Feb. 2009.
  71. Nance ML, Hedrick HL, Cullen JA, Nadkarni VM, Wiebe DJ. Pre-ECMO ventilation days and survival in the pediatric population. J Pediatr Surg 44(8):1606-1610, Aug. 2009.
  72. Blinman TA, Houseknecht EM, Snyder CJ, Wiebe DJ, Nance ML.  Post-concussive symptomatology in hospitalized pediatric patients following minor traumatic brain injury. J Pediatr Surg 44:1223-1228, Jun. 2009.
  73. Nance ML, Polk-Williams A, Collins MW, Wiebe DJ.  Neurocognitive evaluation of mild traumatic brain injury in the hospitalized pediatric population. Ann Surg 249(5):859-863, May 2009.
  74. Stawicki SP, Holmes JH, Kallan MJ, Nance ML. Cervical spine injury (CSI) and vehicle crash characteristics: An analysis of linked national datasets. Injury 40(8):864-867, Aug 2009.
  75. Nance ML, Carr BG, Branas CC.  Access to pediatric trauma care in the US. Arch Pediatr Adol Med 163(6):512-518, Jun. 2009.
  76. Wiebe DJ, Krafty RT, Koper CS, Nance ML, Elliott MR, Branas CC. Homicide and geographic access to gun dealers in the United States. BMC Public Health 9(1):199, Jun 23, 2009.
  77. Duchossois G, Nance ML, Garcia-Espana F, Flores J. Sustainability of an In-Home Fire Prevention Intervention. J Trauma Nurs 16(4):194-198, Oct/Dec, 2009.
  78. Pieretti-Vanmarcke R, Velmahos GC, Nance ML, et al. Clinical clearance of the cervical spine in blunt trauma patients under the age of three: A multi-center study of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. J Trauma 67(3):543-9, Sep 2009.
  79. Carr BG, Nance ML. Access to pediatric trauma care: alignment of providers and health systems. Curr Opinion Pediatr 22:326-331, Jun. 2010.
  80. Nance ML, Carr BG, Kallan MJ, Branas CC, Wiebe DJ. Variation in Pediatric and Adolescent Firearm Mortality Rates Between Rural and Urban US Counties. Pediatr 125(6):1112-1118, Jun. 2010.
  81. Kaye AJ, Gallagher R, Callahan RM, Nance ML. Mild traumatic brain injury in the pediatric population: The role of the pediatrician in the routine follow-up. J Trauma 68(6):1396-1400, Jun. 2010.
  82. Quartermain M, Ittenbach R, Flynn T, Gaynor J, Zhang X, Licht D, Ichord R, Nance ML, Wernovsky G. Neuropsychological status in children and adolescents after cardiopulmonary bypass for repair of acyanotic congenital heart disease: a prospective study. Pediatr 126(2):e351- e359, Aug. 2010                                                                                         
  83. Nance ML. Preface. Topics relevant to contemporary trauma management. Semin Pediatr Surg 19(4):241, Nov. 2010.
  84. Nance ML, Kallan MJ, Arbogast KB, Park MS, Durbin DR, Winston, FK. Factors associated with clinically significant head injury in children involved in motor vehicle crashes. Traffic Inj Prev 11(6):600-605, Dec. 2010.
  85. Santore MT, Behar BJ, Blinman TA, Doolin EJ, Hedrick HL, Mattei P, Nance ML, Adzick NS, Flake AW. Hepaticoduodenostomy versus hepaticojejunostomy for reconstruction after resection of choledochal cyst. J Pediatr Surg 46(1):209-213, Jan. 2011.
  86. Weibe DJ, Comstock D, Nance ML. Concussion research: A public health priority. Inj Prev 17(1):69-70, Feb. 2011.
  87. Reisner, IR, Nance ML, Zeller JS, Houseknecht EM, Kassam-Adams N, Wiebe DJ. Behavioral characteristics associated with dog bites presenting to an urban trauma center. Inj Prev, 17(5):348-53, Oct. 2011
  88. Kassam-Adams N, Garcia-Espana JF, Marsac M, Lohser K, Baxt C, Nance M, Winston FK. A pilot randomized controlled trial assessing secondary prevention of traumatic stress integrated into pediatric trauma care. J Traumatic Stress 24(3):252–259, Jun. 2011.
  89. Myers SR, Branas CC, Kallan MJ, Weibe DJ, Nance ML, Carr BG. The use of home location to proxy injury location and implications for regionalized trauma system planning. J Trauma 71(5):1428-1434, Nov. 2011.
  90. Gurnaney HG, Maxwell LG, Kraemer FW, Goebel T, Nance ML, Ganesh A. Prospective randomized observer-blinded study comparing the analgesic efficacy of ultrasound-guided rectus sheath block and local anesthetic infiltration for umbilical hernia repair. Br J Anaesth 107(5):790-5, Nov. 2011.
  91. Fantus RJ, Nance ML. NTDB® data points: Annual Report 2011: Eightfold over eight years. Bull Am Coll Surg 97(1):63-4, Jan. 2012.
  92. Wiebe DJ, Collins MW, Nance ML. Identification and validation of prognostic criteria for persistence of mild traumatic brain injury-related impairment in the pediatric patient. Pediatr Emer Care, 28(6):498-502, Jun. 2012
  93. Carr BG, Nance ML, Branas CC, Wolff  CS, Kallan MJ, Myers SR, Wiebe DW. Unintentional firearm deaths across the urban-rural landscape in the United States. J Trauma, 73(4):1006-10, Oct. 2012
  94. Fantus RJ, Nance ML. NTDB® data points: Annual report 2012: more than 70 percent. Bull Am Coll Surg 98(1):65-6, Jan. 2013.
  95. Fantus RJ, Nance ML. 2012 Pediatric Report: devastating at any age. Bull Am Coll Surg 98(2):59-60, Feb. 2013.
  96. Di Maria MV, Glatz AC, Ravishankar C, Quartermain MD, Rush CH, Nance ML, Gaynor JW, Goldberg DJ.  Supplemental Tube Feeding Does Not Mitigate Weight Loss in Infants With Shunt Dependent Single Ventricle Physiology. Ped Cardiol 34(6):1350-6, Aug. 2013.
  97. Myers SR, Branas CC, French BC, Nance ML, Kallan MJ, Wiebe DJ, Carr BG. Safety in Numbers: Are Major Cities the Safest Places in the US? Ann Emerg Med 62(4):408-18, Oct. 2013
  98. Nance ML, Krummel TM, Oldham KT and the American Pediatric Surgical Association Trauma Committee. Firearm injuries and children: A policy statement of the American Pediatric Surgical Association. J Am Coll Surgeons 217(5):940-6, Nov. 2013
  99. Fantus RJ, Nance ML. What’s on TV. Bull Am Coll Surg 98(11):44-45, Nov. 2013.
  100. Fantus RJ, Nance ML. NTDB® data points: Annual Report 2013: Where did they go? Bull Am Coll Surg (In Press, 2014)
  101. Nance ML, Oldham KT, Krummel TM. Firearms, Children, and Healthcare Professionals. Pediatr (In Press, 2014)
  102. Bennett TD, Bratton SL, Riva-Cambrin J, Scaife ER, Nance ML, Prince JS, Wilkes J, Keenan HT. Cervical Spine Imaging in Hospitalized Children with Traumatic Brain Injury. Pediatr Emerg Care (In Press, 2014)
Contributions to Peer-Reviewed Clinical Research Publications, Participation Cited but not by Authorship
  1. Letton RW, Worrell V and the APSA Committee on Trauma and Blunt Intestinal Injury Study Group. Delay in diagnosis and treatment of blunt intestinal injury does not adversely affect prognosis in the pediatric trauma patient. J Pediatr Surg 45:161-166, Jan 2010
  2. Rangel EL, Burd RS, Falcone Jr. RA, and the Multicenter Child Abuse Disparity Group. Socioeconomic disparities in infant mortality following nonaccidental trauma: A multi-center study. J Trauma 69(1):20-5, Jul 2010.
Research Publications, Non-Peer Reviewed
  1. Nance ML, Gorman RC, Morris JB, Mullen JL: Surgical options for feeding jejunostomy.  Contemp Surg 46:21-25, 1995.
  2. Nance ML, Nance FC: Complications of gastrointestinal stapling. Contemp Surg for Residents 4:12-16, 1996.
  3. Nance, ML. Review of  Chatoorgoon K, Brown R, Garcia V, et al: Role of computed tomography and clinical findings in blunt intestinal injury: a multicenter study. In: The Quarterly Update Vol. XX;2:34-35, 2013.
 
Publications
Abstracts (last 5 years)
  1. Kaye AJ, Kaye AE, Nance ML, Kim PK, Chang B, Blinman TA. Pediatric vascular emergencies: What are our practices? American College of Surgeons 94th Clinical Congress in San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2008.
  2. Blinman TA, Houseknecht EM, Snyder CJ, Wiebe DJ, Nance ML.  Post-concussive symptomatology in hospitalized pediatric patients following minor traumatic brain injury. American Academy of Pediatrics, Boston, MA, Oct. 2008.
  3. Mami AG, Houseknecht EM, Nance ML. Frequency and type of incidental findings on abdominal CT scans obtained for evaluation of pediatric blunt abdominal trauma. American Academy of Pediatrics, Boston, Oct. 2008.
  4. Rangel EL, Burd RS, Falcone Jr. RA, and the Multicenter Child Abuse Disparity Group. Socioeconomic disparities in infant mortality following nonaccidental trauma: A multi-center study. Surgical Section, American Academy of Pediatrics, Boston, MA, Oct. 2008.
  5. Masiakos PT, Pieretti-Vanmarcke R, Velmahos, GC and the PEDSPINE study group.  Is it necessary to image the cervical spine in young children following blunt trauma? An AAST multi-center study. American Association for the Surgery of Trauma, Maui, HI, Sep. 2008.
  6. Nance ML, Kallan MJ, Holmes JH. Vehicle crash characteristics and head injuries in child occupant decedents: Analysis of linked national datasets. American Association of Automotive Medicine, San Diego, CA, Oct. 2008.
  7. Wiebe DJ, Nance ML, Allison P, Anderson E, Hollander J, Guo W, Schwab CW, Richmond TR, Branas CC.  Space-time case-control study of daily activities and gunshot assault among
  8. adolescents in Philadelphia.  Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, St. Louis, MO, Nov. 2008.
  9. Quartermain MD, Ittenbach RF, Flynn TB, Gaynor JW, Zhang X, Licht DJ, Ichord RN, Nance ML, Wernovsky G. Cardiopulmonary bypass does not cause neurocognitive decline in children and adolescents undergoing repair of acyanotic congenital heart disease. American Heart Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 2008.
  10. Burd RS, Mooney DP, Nance ML. Pediatric trauma applied research network. US Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group, Bethesda, MD, Nov. 2008.
  11. Kaye A, Kaye A, Blinman T, Kim P, Nance M, Chang B. Pediatric vascular injuries: The need for microsurgical expertise. American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Maui, HI, Jan. 2009.
  12. Shalkey V, Basta L, Nance ML, Branas CC, Hollander J, Schwab CW, Richmond T, Wiebe D. Studying the lasting effects of trauma on the everyday function of young assault victims. American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA Nov. 2009
  13. Campbell R, Epelman M, Flynn J, Mayer O, Panitch H, Nance M, Blinman T, McDonough J. Thoracic Function: A New Thoracic Performance Classification Based on Dynamic Lung MRI with Identification of a New Mechanism for Restrictive Lung Disease
  14. in EOS, Termed Posterior Obstructive Blockade. International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis, Istanbul turkey Nov. 2009
  15. Kennedy M, Nance ML, Russo P, Graham RL. Gastric Polyps in Menkes Disease Associated with Gastrointestinal Bleeding and Outlet Obstruction. North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. National Harbor, MD Nov. 2009
  16. Santore MT, Behar BJ, Blinman TA, Doolin EJ, Hedrick HL, Mattei P, Nance ML, Adzick NS, Flake AW. Hepaticoduodenostomy versus hepaticojejunostomy for reconstruction after resection of choledochal cyst. American Pediatric Surgical Association. Orlando, FL May 2010.
  17. Myers SR, Branas CC, Kallan ML, Wiebe DJ, Nance ML, Carr BG. Using home location as a proxy for injury location and the implications for trauma planning. Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. Phoenix, AZ Jun. 2010.
  18. Wiebe DJ, Anderson E, Richmond TS, Nance ML, Branas CC. Neighborhood violence and safe routes to school. Annual Meeting American Society of Criminology, San Francisco, CA Nov. 2010
  19. Reisner I, Nance ML, Zeller JS, Houseknecht EM, Kassam-Adams N, Wiebe DJ. What you know might hurt you: A prospective study of behavioral correlates of dog bites to children presented to an urban trauma center. American Public Health Association. Washington, DC Nov. 2010
  20. Myers SR, Branas CC, Kallan MJ, Nance ML, Carr BG. Who cares for our injured children?  Pediatric Academic Society, Denver, CO Apr. 2011
  21. DiMaria MV, Glatz AC, Ravishankar C, Quartermain MD, Nance ML, Gaynor JW, Goldberg DJ.  Oral Feeding Is Associated with Improved Weight Gain In Infants with Shunt-Dependent Single Ventricle Physiology. American Academy of Pediatrics, New Orleans, LA Oct. 2012
  22. Gans I, Baldwin KD, Levin LS, Nance ML, Flynn JF. Solving the Pediatric Lower Extremity Vascular Trauma Dilemma: Improved Care with a Vascular Trauma Protocol. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery. Chicago, IL Mar. 2013
  23. Sahn B, Dadhania NJ, Nance ML, Anupindi SA, Mamula P. Duodenal hematoma following EGD: A case series and comparison with blunt abdominal trauma. North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Chicago, IL Oct. 2013
Editorials, Chapters & Participation in Committee Reports
  1. Nance ML.  Motility of the gastrointestinal tract.  In Fishman SJ and Savage EB (eds): Essentials of Basic Science in Surgery.  Philadelphia: JB Lippincott, Inc., 1993, 170-177.
  2. Nance ML, Savage EB.  Digestion and absorption in the gastrointestinal tract.  In Fishman SJ and Savage EB (eds):  Essentials of Basic Science in Surgery.  Philadelphia: JB Lippincott, Inc., 1993, 208-213.
  3. Rombeau JL, Strear CM, Nance ML.  Elemental diets and short-bowel syndrome: Scientific rationale and clinical utility.  In Bounous G (ed):  Uses of Elemental Diets in Clinical Situations.  Boca Raton: CRC Press, Inc., 1993, 297-317.
  4. Gorman RC, Nance ML, Morris JB.  Enteral feeding techniques.  In Torosian MH (ed): Nutrition for the Hospitalized Patient: Basic Science and Principles of Practice. New York: Marcel-Dekker, 1995, 329-351.
  5. Nance ML, Nance FC.  Blunt abdominal trauma.  In Cameron JC (ed): Current Surgical Therapy, 5th Ed.  St. Louis: Mosby Inc., 1995, 811-815.
  6. Nance ML, Nance FC.  A stake through the heart of colostomy. [letter] J Trauma 39(5):811-812, Nov. 1995.
  7. Nance ML, Nance FC.  It is time we told the emperor about his clothes. [letter] J Trauma 40(2):185-186, Feb. 1996.
  8. Nance ML, Adamson WT.  Pediatric surgery.  In Breckler G and Maul K (eds):  General Surgery Pearls of Wisdom. Norfolk, NB: Boston Medical Publishing Corp., 1998, 281-292.
  9. Nance ML, Adamson WT.  Pediatric surgery.  In Breckler G and Maul K (eds): General Surgery Medical Student: USMLE Boards Parts II & III, Pearls of Wisdom.  Norfolk, NB: Boston Medical Publishing Corp., 1999, 213-220. 
  10. Nance ML, Rotondo MF.  Abdominal trauma.  Chap. 94 in Lanken PN, Manaker S, Hanson CW (eds): The Intensive Care Unit Manual.  Philadelphia: WB Saunders Co., 2001, 1041-1049.
  11. Nance ML.  Penetrating abdominal trauma.  In Mattei, PW (ed): Surgical Directives: Pediatric Surgery.  Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2002, 119-121.
  12. Nance ML.  Neonatal bowel obstruction.  In Mattei, PW (ed): Surgical Directives: Pediatric Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2002, 313-316.
  13. Stafford PW, Nance ML.  Managing pediatric solid organ injury. [letter] JACS 194(3):394-395, Mar. 2002.
  14. Nance ML, Stafford PW.  Pediatric trauma is a surgical disease. [letter] Ann Emer Med 41(3):423-424; author reply 424-425, Mar. 2003.
  15. Nance ML. Incidental appendectomy in the symptomatic patient. [letter]  Arch Surg 138(3):343, Mar. 2003.
  16. Morowitz MJ, Nance ML. Pediatric surgery. In Atluri P, Karakousis GC, Porrett P (eds): The Surgical Review, 2nd Ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2005, 143-163.
  17. Winkelstein A, Blackstone M, Dawid S, Nance ML. Surgery. In: Frank G, Shah SS, Catallozzi MC, Zaoutis LB (eds). The Philadelphia Guide: Inpatient Pediatrics. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2005, 381-397.
  18. Nance ML. Variation in the management of pediatric splenic injuries. [editorial] J Trauma, 61(2):333, 2006.
  19. Nance ML, Nichol PF. Abdominal mass. In: Liacouras C, Piccoli D (eds): Pediatric Gastroenterology: The Requisites in Pediatrics. Philadelphia: Elsevier Science, 2007, 3-12.
  20. Durbin DR, Nance ML. Trauma Systems and Regionalization of Trauma Care. In: Wheeler DS, Shanley TP, Wong HR (eds).  Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Basic Science and Clinical Evidence.  Springer-Verlag, London, UK. 2007, 1523-1526.
  21. Nance ML. Paediatric injury. In: Brooks AJ, Mahoney PF (eds): Churchill's Pocketbook of Major Trauma.  Churchill Livingstone, Philadelphia, PA 2007, 208-213.
  22. Blinman TA, Nance ML. Special considerations in trauma in children. Chap. 53 in Schwab CW, Trunkey D, Flint L, Meredith W, and Taheri P (Eds) Trauma: Contemporary Principles and Therapy. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007, 575-594.
  23. Nance ML, Cooper AR. The visceral manifestations of child physical abuse. In: Christian C, Reece RM (eds). Child Abuse: A Medical Reference, 4th Edition. New York: Churchill Livingstone, 2008, 167-188.
  24. Merianos D, Nance ML. Pediatric surgery. In: Porrett P, Roses R, Frederick J, Kaiser LR (eds) The Surgical Review, 3rd Edition.  Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 2009, 382-393.
  25. Nance ML, Nance FC. Rest in Peace: The Interment of the Dogma of Mandatory Exploration for Penetrating Abdominal Injury. [editorial] J Trauma, 67(6):1288, Dec 2009.
  26. Collins JL, Nance ML. Thoracic emergencies. In: Fleischer J, Ludwig S (eds) Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 6th EditionPhiladelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 2010, 1603-1623.
  27. Nance ML. Abdominal trauma. In: Mattei P (ed) Fundamentals of Pediatric Surgery. New York: Springer, 2011, 135-144.
  28. Duchossois GP, Nance ML. Injury Prevention. In: Coran AG, Adzick NS, Shamberger R, Laberge JM, Krummel T, Caldamone A (eds) Pediatric Surgery. Philadelphia: Elsevier 2012, 255-260.
  29. Schwab CW, Grabo DJ, Salcedo ES, Nance ML. Acute Care Surgery in Special Populations. In: Britt LD (ed) Acute Care Surgery 2nd Ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 2012, 206-218.
  30. Grabo DJ, Blinman TA, Nance ML, Schwab CW. Trauma in Children. In: Peitzman AB, Schwab CW (eds). The Trauma Manual: Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, 4th Ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 2013, 213-227.
  31. Blinman TA, Nance ML. Trauma: Epidemiology, Scoring and Triage Systems, and Injury Prevention. In: Ziegler MM, Azizkhan RG, Weber T, von Allmen D (eds). Operative Pediatric Surgery. New York: McGraw-Hill. 2013 (In Press)
  32. Chiu B, Nance ML. Pediatric emergency procedures. In: Davis D (ed) The Requisites-Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. Philadelphia: Mosby/Elsevier, 2012 (In Press).
  33. Naim M, Nance ML. Pediatric emergency procedures. In: Davis D (ed) The Requisites-Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. Philadelphia: Mosby/Elsevier, 2012 (In Press).
  34. Vrecenak JD, Nance ML. Surgery. In: Frank G, Shah SS, Catallozzi MC, Zaoutis LB (eds). The Philadelphia Guide: Inpatient Pediatrics, 2nd Edition. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2013, (In Press).
Alternative Media
  1. Nance ML, Lutz N, Stafford PW.  Pediatric abdominal trauma.  eMedicine Journal 4(9):1-9, 2003.
  2. Thayu M, Nance M, Mamula P.  Cases in pediatric gastroenterology from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: A 14-year-old girl with abdominal pain and emesis. Medscape General Medicine 8(4):15, 2006.
 
Awards, Honors and Memberships in Honorary Societies
 
1987  Student Research Fellowship, American Heart Association-LA
 
1988 Hull/Akenhead Award (Cardiology)
 
1991-1993 National Research Service Award, NIH
 
2005 Best Abstract, American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition, Critical Care Section
 
2009- 2013  “Top Docs,” Philadelphia Magazine
   
   

Dr. Michael Nance

 
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