Kristan Staudenmayer, MD

Trauma and critical care surgeon

Assistant Professor of Surgery (General Surgery) at the Stanford University Medical Center

Trauma Service

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-7570
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Professional Education

Board Certification: Surgical Critical Care, American Board of Surgery (2007)

Residency: University of Texas Sourthwestern Medical Center (2006) TX

Medical Education: University of Texas Sourthwestern Medical Center (1999) TX

Master's Degree, Stanford University, Health Services Research (2010)

Fellowship: UCSF/San Francisco Gen Hosp (2008) CA

Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2006)

Factors Associated With the Disposition of Severely Injured Patients Initially Seen at Non-Trauma Center Emergency Departments Disparities by Insurance Status
Delgado, M. K., Yokell, M. A., Staudenmayer, K. L., Spain, D. A., Hernandez-Boussard, T., & Wang, N. E. (2014). Factors Associated With the Disposition of Severely Injured Patients Initially Seen at Non-Trauma Center Emergency Departments Disparities by Insurance Status. JAMA SURGERY, 149(5), 422-430.

Variability in California triage from 2005 to 2009: A population-based longitudinal study of severely injured patients
Staudenmayer, K., Lin, F., Mackersie, R., Spain, D., & Hsia, R. (2014). Variability in California triage from 2005 to 2009: A population-based longitudinal study of severely injured patients. JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND ACUTE CARE SURGERY, 76(4), 1041-1047.

The epidemiology of trauma-related mortality in the United States from 2002 to 2010
Sise, R. G., Calvo, R. Y., Spain, D. A., Weiser, T. G., & Staudenmayer, K. L. (2014). The epidemiology of trauma-related mortality in the United States from 2002 to 2010. JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND ACUTE CARE SURGERY, 76(4), 913-919.

Gunshot Injuries in Children Served by Emergency Services
Newgard, C. D., Kuppermann, N., Holmes, J. F., Haukoos, J. S., Wetzel, B., & Wintemute, G. (2013). Gunshot Injuries in Children Served by Emergency Services. PEDIATRICS, 132(5), 862-870.

Triage of Elderly Trauma Patients: A Population-Based Perspective
Staudenmayer, K. L., Hsia, R. Y., Mann, N. C., Spain, D. A., & Newgard, C. D. (2013). Triage of Elderly Trauma Patients: A Population-Based Perspective. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 217(4), 569-576.

Cost-effectiveness of helicopter versus ground emergency medical services for trauma scene transport in the United States.
Delgado, M. K., Staudenmayer, K. L., Wang, N. E., Spain, D. A., Weir, S., & Goldhaber-Fiebert, J. D. (2013). Cost-effectiveness of helicopter versus ground emergency medical services for trauma scene transport in the United States. Annals of emergency medicine, 62(4), 351-364 e19.

Cost-Effectiveness of Helicopter Versus Ground Emergency Medical Services for Trauma Scene Transport in the United States
Delgado, M. K., Staudenmayer, K. L., Wang, N. E., Spain, D. A., Weir, S., & Goldhaber-Fiebert, J. D. (2013). Cost-Effectiveness of Helicopter Versus Ground Emergency Medical Services for Trauma Scene Transport in the United States. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 62(4), 351-364.

The Cost Of Overtriage: More Than One-Third Of Low-Risk Injured Patients Were Taken To Major Trauma Centers
Newgard, C. D., Staudenmayer, K., Hsia, R. Y., Mann, N. C., Bulger, E. M., & McConnell, K. J. (2013). The Cost Of Overtriage: More Than One-Third Of Low-Risk Injured Patients Were Taken To Major Trauma Centers. HEALTH AFFAIRS, 32(9), 1591-1599.

Patient Choice in the Selection of Hospitals by 9-1-1 Emergency Medical Services Providers in Trauma Systems
Newgard, C. D., Mann, N. C., Hsia, R. Y., Bulger, E. M., Ma, O. J., & Kuppermann, N. (2013). Patient Choice in the Selection of Hospitals by 9-1-1 Emergency Medical Services Providers in Trauma Systems. ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 20(9), 911-919.

Variability of ICU use in adult patients with minor traumatic intracranial hemorrhage.
Nishijima, D. K., Haukoos, J. S., Newgard, C. D., Staudenmayer, K., White, N., & Holmes, J. F. (2013). Variability of ICU use in adult patients with minor traumatic intracranial hemorrhage. Annals of emergency medicine, 61(5), 509-517 e4.

The trade-offs in field trauma triage: A multiregion assessment of accuracy metrics and volume shifts associated with different triage strategies
Newgard, C. D., Hsia, R. Y., Mann, N. C., Schmidt, T., Sahni, R., & Kuppermann, N. (2013). The trade-offs in field trauma triage: A multiregion assessment of accuracy metrics and volume shifts associated with different triage strategies. JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND ACUTE CARE SURGERY, 74(5), 1298-1306.

Predictors of emergency department death for patients presenting with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
Mell, M. W., Callcut, R. A., Bech, F., Delgado, M. K., Staudenmayer, K., & Hernandez-Boussard, T. (2012). Predictors of emergency department death for patients presenting with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR SURGERY, 56(3), 651-655.

Evaluating Age in the Field Triage of Injured Persons
Nakamura, Y., Daya, M., Bulger, E. M., Schreiber, M., Mackersie, R., & Newgard, C. D. (2012). Evaluating Age in the Field Triage of Injured Persons. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 60(3), 335-345.

Payer status is associated with the use of prophylactic inferior vena cava filter in high-risk trauma patients
Pickham, D. M., Callcut, R. A., Maggio, P. M., Mell, M. W., Spain, D. A., & Staudenmayer, K. (2012). Payer status is associated with the use of prophylactic inferior vena cava filter in high-risk trauma patients. SURGERY, 152(2), 232-237.

Evaluating the Use of Existing Data Sources, Probabilistic Linkage, and Multiple Imputation to Build Population-based Injury Databases Across Phases of Trauma Care
Newgard, C., Malveau, S., Staudenmayer, K., Wang, N. E., Hsia, R. Y., & Cook, L. J. (2012). Evaluating the Use of Existing Data Sources, Probabilistic Linkage, and Multiple Imputation to Build Population-based Injury Databases Across Phases of Trauma Care. ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 19(4), 469-480.

The forgotten trauma patient: Outcomes for injured patients evaluated by emergency medical services but not transported to the hospital
Staudenmayer, K., Hsia, R., Wang, E., Sporer, K., Ghilarducci, D., & Newgard, C. (2012). The forgotten trauma patient: Outcomes for injured patients evaluated by emergency medical services but not transported to the hospital. JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND ACUTE CARE SURGERY, 72(3), 594-599.

A Multisite Assessment of the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma Field Triage Decision Scheme for Identifying Seriously Injured Children and Adults
Newgard, C. D., Zive, D., Holmes, J. F., Bulger, E. M., Staudenmayer, K., & Hedges, J. R. (2011). A Multisite Assessment of the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma Field Triage Decision Scheme for Identifying Seriously Injured Children and Adults. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 213(6), 709-721.

Ruptured Biliary Cystadenoma Managed by Angiographic Embolization and Interval Partial Hepatectomy
Ghole, S. A., Bakhtary, S., Staudenmayer, K., Sze, D. Y., Pai, R. K., & Poultsides, G. A. (2011). Ruptured Biliary Cystadenoma Managed by Angiographic Embolization and Interval Partial Hepatectomy. DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 56(7), 1949-1953.

Systematic Review: Benefits and Harms of In-Hospital Use of Recombinant Factor VIIa for Off-Label Indications
Yank, V., Tuohy, C. V., Logan, A. C., Bravata, D. M., Staudenmayer, K., & Stafford, R. S. (2011). Systematic Review: Benefits and Harms of In-Hospital Use of Recombinant Factor VIIa for Off-Label Indications. ANNALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, 154(8), 529-W190.

Outcomes and complications of open abdomen technique for managing non-trauma patients.
Kritayakirana, K., M Maggio, P., Brundage, S., Purtill, M.-A., Staudenmayer, K., & A Spain, D. (2010). Outcomes and complications of open abdomen technique for managing non-trauma patients. Journal of emergencies, trauma, and shock, 3(2), 118-122.

Comparison of Thromboembolic Event Rates in Randomized Controlled Trials and Observational Studies of Recombinant Factor VIIa for Off-Label Indications.
Yank, V., Logan, A. C., Tuohy, C. V., Bravata, D. M., Staudenmayer, K., & Stafford, R. S. (2009). Comparison of Thromboembolic Event Rates in Randomized Controlled Trials and Observational Studies of Recombinant Factor VIIa for Off-Label Indications. BLOOD, 114(22), 571-572.

Trauma training in simulation: Translating skills from SIM time to real time
Knudson, M. M., Khaw, L., Bullard, M. K., Dicker, R., Cohen, M. J., & Krummel, T. (2008). Trauma training in simulation: Translating skills from SIM time to real time. JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE, 64(2), 255-263.

Angiopoietin-2, marker and mediator of endothelial activation with prognostic significance early after trauma?
Ganter, M. T., Cohen, M. J., Brohi, K., Chesebro, B. B., Staudenmayer, K. L., & Pittet, J.-F. (2008). Angiopoietin-2, marker and mediator of endothelial activation with prognostic significance early after trauma?. ANNALS OF SURGERY, 247(2), 320-326.

Ethnic disparities in long-term function outcomes after traumatic brain injury
Staudenmayer, K. L., Diaz-Arrastia, R., de Oliveira, A., Gentilello, L. M., & Shafi, S. (2007). Ethnic disparities in long-term function outcomes after traumatic brain injury. JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE, 63(6), 1364-1369.

Civilian hospital response to mass casualty events: basic principles.
Staudenmayer, K., & Schecter, W. P. (2007). Civilian hospital response to mass casualty events: basic principles. Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons, 92(8), 16-20.

Hypertonic saline modulates innate immunity in a model of systemic inflammation
Staudenmayer, K. L., Maier, R. V., Jelacic, S., & Bulger, E. M. (2005). Hypertonic saline modulates innate immunity in a model of systemic inflammation. SHOCK, 23(5), 459-463.