David J Skarupa

David J Skarupa, M.D., FACS

Associate Professor; Associate Chief Medical Officer, UF Health Jacksonville

Department: Surgery – Jacksonville
Business Phone: (904) 244-3416
Business Email: david.skarupa@jax.ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Promotion to Clinical Associate Professor
2018 · University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville

Board Certifications

  • Surgery
    American Board of Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care
    American Board of Surgery

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Surgery
Subspecialties
  • Critical Care Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
  • Traumatic Injury

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0003-2143-8207

Publications

2021
Arterial and venous injuries: the combined injury conundrum.
Trauma surgery & acute care open. 6(1) [DOI] 10.1136/tsaco-2021-000746. [PMID] 33907717.
2021
Beware the circular saw.
Trauma surgery & acute care open. 6(1) [DOI] 10.1136/tsaco-2021-000704. [PMID] 33748429.
2021
Comment on “Beyond the Crossroads: Who Will be the Caretakers of Vascular Injury Management?”
Annals of surgery. 274(6) [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000004981. [PMID] 34117149.
2021
Contemporary Management and Outcomes of Injuries to the Inferior Vena Cava: A Prospective Multicenter Trial From PROspective Observational Vascular Injury Treatment.
The American surgeon. [DOI] 10.1177/00031348211038556. [PMID] 34384266.
2021
Hard signs gone soft: A critical evaluation of presenting signs of extremity vascular injury.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 90(1):1-10 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000002958. [PMID] 33017355.
2021
PICC versus midlines: Comparison of peripherally inserted central catheters and midline catheters with respect to incidence of thromboembolic and infectious complications.
American journal of surgery. [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2021.09.029. [PMID] 34600737.
2020
An evidence-based algorithm decreases computed tomography use in hemodynamically stable pediatric blunt abdominal trauma patients.
American journal of surgery. 220(2):482-488 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.01.006. [PMID] 31932078.
2020
Diaphragm pacing decreases hospital charges for patients with acute cervical spinal cord injury.
Trauma surgery & acute care open. 5(1) [DOI] 10.1136/tsaco-2020-000528. [PMID] 33381653.
2020
Diaphragm pacing improves respiratory mechanics in acute cervical spinal cord injury.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 89(3):423-428 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000002809. [PMID] 32467474.
2020
Predictors of retained hemothorax in trauma: Results of an Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma multi-institutional trial.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 89(4):679-685 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000002881. [PMID] 32649619.
2020
Serial hemoglobin monitoring in adult patients with blunt solid organ injury: less is more.
Trauma surgery & acute care open. 5(1) [DOI] 10.1136/tsaco-2020-000446. [PMID] 32432171.
2019
Aortic Graft Erosion Into the Duodenum Presenting With Recurrent Bacteremia.
ACG case reports journal. 6(10) [DOI] 10.14309/crj.0000000000000261. [PMID] 31832478.
2019
Esophageal perforations: one is bad, two is worse.
Trauma surgery & acute care open. 4(1) [DOI] 10.1136/tsaco-2018-000206. [PMID] 31058234.
2019
Is early chemical thromboprophylaxis in patients with solid organ injury a solid decision?
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 87(5):1104-1112 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000002438. [PMID] 31299694.
2019
Management and Surgical Care of a Female Patient with Complex Pelvic Polytrauma.
The American surgeon. 85(7):e348-e349 [PMID] 31405442.
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2019
Prolonged Antibiotics for Drains After Spine Injury Instrumentation for Trauma: Not Prophylactic or Necessary.
World neurosurgery. 128:e552-e555 [DOI] 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.04.193. [PMID] 31051302.
2019
Trends in civilian penetrating brain injury: A review of 26,871 patients.
American journal of surgery. 218(2):255-260 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.11.034. [PMID] 30558803.
2018
Alternative payment models: can (should) trauma care be bundled?
Trauma surgery & acute care open. 3(1) [DOI] 10.1136/tsaco-2017-000132. [PMID] 30023432.
2018
Bilateral distal ureteral transection in the setting of blunt trauma.
Trauma surgery & acute care open. 3(1) [DOI] 10.1136/tsaco-2018-000175. [PMID] 30023435.
2018
Circulation first – the time has come to question the sequencing of care in the ABCs of trauma; an American Association for the Surgery of Trauma multicenter trial.
World journal of emergency surgery : WJES. 13 [DOI] 10.1186/s13017-018-0168-3. [PMID] 29441123.
2018
Contemporary Utilization of Resuscitative Thoracotomy: Results From the AAST Aortic Occlusion for Resuscitation in Trauma and Acute Care Surgery (AORTA) Multicenter Registry.
Shock (Augusta, Ga.). 50(4):414-420 [DOI] 10.1097/SHK.0000000000001091. [PMID] 29280925.
2018
Novel application of an old technique: the use of external to internal carotid artery transposition in trauma.
Trauma surgery & acute care open. 3(1) [DOI] 10.1136/tsaco-2018-000182. [PMID] 29766144.
2018
Paradoxical Distraction with Upright Position After Halo Fixation in 2 Patients with Atlanto-Occipital Dislocation.
World neurosurgery. 110:303-308 [DOI] 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.11.080. [PMID] 29174236.
2018
Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta and Resuscitative Thoracotomy in Select Patients with Hemorrhagic Shock: Early Results from the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma’s Aortic Occlusion in Resuscitation for Trauma and Acute Care Surgery Registry.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 226(5):730-740 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.01.044. [PMID] 29421694.
2018
Successful acute aorta-caval fistula management in penetrating trauma.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 84(6):1033-1035 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000001873. [PMID] 29521803.
2018
Use of open and endovascular surgical techniques to manage vascular injuries in the trauma setting: A review of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma PROspective Observational Vascular Injury Trial registry.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 84(3):411-417 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000001776. [PMID] 29462113.
2017
Perforated esophageal intervention focus (PERF) study: a multi-center examination of contemporary treatment.
Diseases of the esophagus : official journal of the International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus. 30(11):1-8 [DOI] 10.1093/dote/dox093. [PMID] 28881905.
2017
Stapled versus hand-sewn: A prospective emergency surgery study. An American Association for the Surgery of Trauma multi-institutional study.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 82(3):435-443 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000001354. [PMID] 28030492.
2017
Traumatic External Carotid Artery Avulsion Not Evident on CT Angiogram.
The American surgeon. 83(8):e277-279 [PMID] 28822359.
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2016
Contemporary outcomes of lower extremity vascular repairs extending below the knee: A multicenter retrospective study.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 81(1):63-70 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000000996. [PMID] 26885995.
2016
The AAST prospective Aortic Occlusion for Resuscitation in Trauma and Acute Care Surgery (AORTA) registry: Data on contemporary utilization and outcomes of aortic occlusion and resuscitative balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA).
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 81(3):409-19 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000001079. [PMID] 27050883.
2015
Airway Pressure Release Ventilation (Aprv) Use in Tbi Patients: a Case Series
. 30(3)
2015
The American Association for the Surgery of Trauma PROspective Observational Vascular Injury Treatment (PROOVIT) registry: multicenter data on modern vascular injury diagnosis, management, and outcomes.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 78(2):215-22; discussion 222 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000000520. [PMID] 25757104.
2012
Evaluation and management of penetrating lower extremity arterial trauma: an Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guideline.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 73(5 Suppl 4):S315-20 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0b013e31827018e4. [PMID] 23114487.
2010
Synovial sarcoma of the head and neck: a review of its diagnosis and management and a report of a rare case of orbital involvement.
Ear, nose, & throat journal. 89(6):280-3 [PMID] 20556741.
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2004
Hepatocellular adenomatosis is a rare entity that may mimic other hepatocellular lesions.
Annals of diagnostic pathology. 8(1):43-9 [PMID] 15129911.
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2001
Cerebrovascular adaptation in chronic hydrocephalus.
Journal of cerebral blood flow and metabolism : official journal of the International Society of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 21(3):285-94 [PMID] 11295883.
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1999
Decreased c-fos expression in experimental neonatal hydrocephalus: evidence for reduced neuronal activation.
Neurosurgical focus. 7(4) [PMID] 16918217.
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1999
Development and characterization of an adult model of obstructive hydrocephalus.
Journal of neuroscience methods. 91(1-2):55-65 [PMID] 10522824.
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Grants

Nov 2020 ACTIVE
The PROspective Observational Vascular Injury Trial (PROOVIT #2)
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: COALITION FOR NATL TRAUMA RES via US ARMY MED RES AND DEVELOPMENT COMMAND

Education

Trauma Critical Care Fellowship
2011 · University of Maryland Medical Center/R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
Surgery Residency
2010 · Henry Ford Hospital
Doctor of Medicine
2005 · Ohio State University

Contact Details

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