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Suresh Kumar Agarwal Jr., MD

Chief, Division of Trauma and Critical Care Surgery
Professor of Surgery

Education and Training

  • Thoracic Fellow, Surgery, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 2002 - 2003
  • Surgical Critical Care Fellow, Surgery, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 2001 - 2002
  • Trauma Fellow, Surgery, Hartford Hospital, 2000 - 2001
  • Surgery Resident, Surgery, Hospital of Saint Raphael, 1995 - 2000
  • M.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1995
  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1991

Publications

Haines, KL, Woldanski, LM, Zens, T, Vatsaas, C, Alger, A, Brooks, K, Kasotakis, G, and Agarwal, S. "The Impact of Race and Socioeconomic Status on Treatment and Outcomes of Blunt Splenic Injury." The Journal of Surgical Research 240 (March 22, 2019): 60-69.

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Haines, KL, Nguyen, BP, Vatsaas, C, Alger, A, Brooks, K, and Agarwal, SK. "Socioeconomic Status Affects Outcomes After Severity-Stratified Traumatic Brain Injury." The Journal of Surgical Research 235 (March 2019): 131-140.

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Zens, T, Beems, M, Haines, K, Rauh, R, Bhattarai, A, Heise, C, Snyder, M, and Agarwal, S. "General Surgery Resident Educational Session Improves Accuracy of Wound Classification." The American Surgeon 85, no. 1 (January 2019): e24-e26.

Scholars@Duke

Sakpal, SV, Donahue, S, Crespo, HS, Auvenshine, C, Agarwal, SK, Nazir, J, Santella, RN, and Steers, J. "Utility of fiber-optic bronchoscopy in pulmonary infections among abdominal solid-organ transplant patients: A comprehensive review." Respiratory Medicine 146 (January 2019): 81-86.

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Haines, K, Rust, C, Nguyen, BP, and Agarwal, S. "Acute Surgical Decision-Making in Abdominal Trauma Is Not Altered by Race or Socioeconomic Status." The American Surgeon 84, no. 12 (December 2018): 1869-1875.

Scholars@Duke

Haines, KL, Rust, CJ, and Agarwal, S. "Effects of Obesity on Penetrating Trauma." Owen Wangensteen Scientific Forum / Annual Clinical Congress of the American-College-of-Surgeons (ACS). Boston, MA. October 21, 2018 - October 25, 2018.: ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, October 1, 2018.

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Haines, KL, Rust, CJ, and Agarwal, S. "Predicting Which Patients Will Leave Against Medical Advice." Owen Wangensteen Scientific Forum / Annual Clinical Congress of the American-College-of-Surgeons (ACS). Boston, MA. October 21, 2018 - October 25, 2018.: ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, October 1, 2018.

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Haines, KL, Zens, T, Warner-Hillard, C, DeSouza, E, Jung, HS, and Agarwal, S. "Rib Fracture Location Should Be Evaluated When Predicting Morbidity and Mortality in Trauma Patients." September 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Haines, KL, Jung, HS, Zens, T, Turner, S, Warner-Hillard, C, and Agarwal, S. "Barriers to Hospice Care in Trauma Patients: The Disparities in End-of-Life Care." The American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care 35, no. 8 (August 2018): 1081-1084.

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Haines, KL, Agarwal, S, and Jung, HS. "Socioeconomics affecting quality outcomes in Asian trauma patients within the United States." The Journal of Surgical Research 228 (August 2018): 63-67.

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