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Andrew Bernard DIVINE - Dietary Management of Glucose Variability in the ICU
  Atox NSTI-A Multicenter Retrospective Study to Evaluate the Effect of Standard of Care Treatment in Patients Diagnosed with Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections
  COMPASS-CareGuide to Observe Muscle Oxygenation and pH as an Alert to Shock and Trauma Severity Trial
  Cardeas-A Randomized Double Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel Group, Phase 2 Study of Aerosolized Amikacin and Fosfomycin Delivered via the Investigational eFlow Inline System in Mechanically Ventilated Patients with Gram-negative Bacterial Pneumonia
Phillip Chang IrriSept-A Phase IV, Multicenter, Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Clinical Study to Compare the IrriSept System versus Standard of Care on the Prevalence of Surgical Site Infection in Patients with Abdominal Trauma or Acute Surgical Abdomen
David Minion PRESERVE-Clinical Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of the Zenith Branch Endovascular Graft-Iliac Bifurcation
John Roth SURE - A SERI Trial Subproject
  LifeCell - A Retrospective Analysis of Hospital Cost and Reimbursement Data for Follow-Up Treatment and Complications in Patients who have Undergone Ventral Hernia Repair
  Comparison of ventral hernia repair using two different acellular allograft meshes in a swine model.
  Phasix 2 - A Prospective, Multi-Center Study of Phasix Mesh for Ventral or Incisional Hernia Repair
  Effect of Matrix Metalloproteinase-2 Inhibiotr Doxycycline on Incisional Hernia Recurrence Rates in ADM or Polypropylene Mesh Implanted Rate Incision Hernia Model
  Foundation for Surgical Fellowships 2014 -
  SURE - A SERI Surgical Scaffold Postmarket Study of Soft Tissue Support in Ventral Hernia Repair
  A Prospective, Observational Study Utilizing Phasix Mesh During Ventral and Incisional Hernia Repair Surgery
  Feasibility Study of the Use of Flex HD Surgical Implant or Strattice Reconstructive Tissues Matrix in the Closure of Abdominal Wall Defects with Compartment Separation in Clean or Contaminated Cases.
  Feasibility Study of the Use of Flex HD Surgical Implant in the Closure of Abdominal Wall Defects with Component Separation in Clean or Contimainated Cases
  Grant 31959, Laparoscopic Training at the University of Kentucky Center for Advanced Training and Simulation
Hiroshi Saito The Role of Adipose Tissue in Age-dependent Sensitivity to Critical Illiness