REBOA Library

  1. Joint Trauma System Clinical Practice Guideline (JTS CPG). REBOA for Hemorrhagic Shock (CPG ID:38)
  2. Todd E. Rasmussen et al. Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta for Hemorrhagic Shock. JAMA Surg. published online September 20, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2017.3428
  3. Yosuke Matsumura et al. Fewer REBOA complications with smaller devices and partial occlusion: evidence from a multicentre registry in Japan. Emergency Medicine Journal: EMJ 2017 August 31
  4. Journal of Endovascular Resuscitation and Trauma Management, Volume 1, Issue 1, Autumn 2017, ISSN: 2002-7567
  5. Ledgerwood, Lucas et al. Thoracic Aortic Occlusion. Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care: August 1976 - Volume 16 - Issue 8 - ppg 610-615
  6. Harvin JA et al. Mortality following emergent trauma laparotomy: A multicenter, retrospective study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Sep;83(3):464-468
  7. Romagnoli, Anna Noel et al. Time to aortic occlusion: It’s all about access. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surg. 2017; 10.1097
  8. Davidson, Anders J. et al. Incremental balloon deflation following complete resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta results in steep inflection of flow and rapid reperfusion in a large animal model of hemorrhagic shock. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: July 2017 - Volume 83 - Issue 1 - p 139–143
  9. Smith SA. et al. The future of resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion in combat operations. J R Army Med Corps. 2017 Aug 9. pii: jramc-2017-000788Davidson, Anders J.
  10. Manzano Nunez, Ramiro et al. Indication and survival bias: Threats to Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) outcomes research. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: 2017
  11. DuBose, Joseph J. MD. How I do it: Partial resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (P-REBOA). Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: July 2017 - Volume 83 - Issue 1 - p 197–199
  12. Rasmussen, Todd E. et al. Military-civilian partnership in device innovation: development, commercialization and application of Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA). Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: October 2017 - Volume 83 - Issue 4 - p 732–735
  13. Russo, Rachel et al. Two lives, one REBOA: Hemorrhage control for urgent cesarean hysterectomy in a Jehovah’s witness with placenta percreta. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: September 2017 - Volume 83 - Issue 3 - p 551–553
  14. Johnson M. et al. The effect of resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta, partial aortic occlusion and aggressive blood transfusion on traumatic brain injury in a swine multiple injuries model. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: July 2017 - Volume 83 - Issue 1 - p 61–70
  15. John B. Holcomb. Major scientific lessons learned in the trauma field over the last two decades. PLoS Med. 2017 Jul 5;14(7):e1002339.
  16. Yohei Okada et al. Anatomical landmarks for safely implementing resuscitative balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA) in zone 1 without fluoroscopy. Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine 201725:63
  17. Meizoso, Jonathan et al. Effect of time to operation on mortality for hypotensive patients with gunshot wounds to the torso: The golden 10 minutes. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: October 2016 - Volume 81 - Issue 4 - p 685–691
  18. Linnebur M et al. Emergent non–image-guided resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA) catheter placement: A cadaver-based study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Sep;81(3):453-7
  19. Sridhar, Srikanth et al. Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta: Principles, Initial Clinical Experience, and Considerations for the Anesthesiologist. Anesthesia & Analgesia: September 2017 - Volume 125 - Issue 3 - p 884–890
  20. Teeter WA et al. Smaller introducer sheaths for REBOA may be associated with fewer complications. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Dec;81(6):1039-1045.
  21. Joseph B. et al. Identifying potential utility of resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta: An autopsy study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Nov;81(5 Suppl 2 Proceedings of the 2015 Military Health System Research Symposium)
  22. Reynolds CL et al. REBOA for the IVC? Resuscitative balloon occlusion of the inferior vena cava (REBOVC) to abate massive hemorrhage in retro-hepatic vena cava injuries. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Jul 8. doi: 10.1097/TA
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  27. Dutton, Richard et al. Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta: A New Weapon to Combat Exsanguinating Hemorrhage. Anesthesia & Analgesia: September 2017 - Volume 125 - Issue 3 - p 729–730
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  29. Wanderer, Jonathan et al. A Graphical Guide to the REBOA: Five Life-Saving Steps. Anesthesia & Analgesia: September 2017 - Volume 125 - Issue 3 - p 715
  30. Manzano Nunez R et al. A meta-analysis of REBOA or open aortic cross-clamping by resuscitative thoracotomy in non-compressible torso hemorrhage patients. World J Emerg Surg. 2017 Jul 14;12:30.
  31. Ibrahim JA et al. Repeatability of REBOA as an unforeseen tool. (ER-REBOA as A-line in addition to three inflations over 40 hour period.) Am Surg. 2017 Jul 1;83(7):264-265
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  48. White JM. et al. Endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta is superior to resuscitative thoracotomy with aortic clamping in a porcine model of hemorrhagic shock. Surgery. 2011 Sep;150(3):400-9
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  52. Martinelli T. et al. Intra-aortic balloon occlusion to salvage patients with life threatening hemorrhagic shocks from pelvic fractures. J Trauma. 2010; 68:942Y948.
  53. Biffl WL. et al. The role of REBOA in the control of exsanguinating torso hemorrhage .J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015; 78:1054Y1058.
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  58. Green KD. et al. Percutaneous management of RetroFlex 3 balloon rupture and separation of the Edwards Sapien delivery system. Tex Heart Inst J. 2014; 41:641Y644
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  82. Søvik E. et al. The use of aortic occlusion balloon catheter without fluoroscopy for life-threatening postpartum hemorrhage. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2012; 56:388Y393
  83. Ozgiray E. et al. Occlusion of the abdominal aorta by balloon dilation catheter assisting surgical excision of a sacrum chordoma. Turk Neurosurg. 2009; 19:265Y268
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  85. Bell-Thomas SM. et al. Emergency use of a transfemoral aortic occlusion catheter to control massive hemorrhage at caesarean hysterectomy. BJOG. 2003; 110:1120Y1122.
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  91. Moore LJ. et al. Implementation of resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta as an alternative to resuscitative thoracotomy for noncompressible truncal hemorrhage. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015; 79:523Y532.
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  101. Johnson MA. et al. Small changes, big effects: The hemodynamics of partial and complete aortic occlusion to inform next generation resuscitation techniques and technologies. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Jun;82(6):1106-1111
  102. DuBose JJ. et al. 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). J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Sep;81(3):409-19
  103. Madurska, MJ. et al. The compatibility of computed tomography scanning and partial REBOA: A large animal pilot study. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: September 2017 - Volume 83 - Issue 3 - p 557–561
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  105. Johnson, M. et al. Partial resuscitative balloon occlusion of the aorta (P-REBOA): Clinical technique and rationale. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: November 2016 - Volume 81 - Issue 5 - p S133–S137
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