Elinore Juliana Kaufman, MD, MSHP

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Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia
Member, Penn Injury Science Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Fellow, Leonard David Institute, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Member, Penn Injury Science Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care & Emergency Surgery
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
51 North 39th Street, MOB Suite 120
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-7320
Fax: 215-243-4679
BA (History (summa))
Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA, 2004.
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2011.
MSHP (Health Policy)
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2016.
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Selected Publications

Kester L, Holena DN, Hynes AM, Kaufman EJ, Brahmbhatt T, Sanchez S, Byrne JP, Dechert T, Seamon M, Scantling DR.: Preventing the most common firearm deaths: Modifiable factors related to firearm suicide. Surgery 2023.

Hatchimonji JS, Holena DN, Xiong R, Scantling DR, Hornor MA, Dowzicky PM, Reilly PM, Kaufman EJ.: The variable role of damage control laparotomy over 19 years of trauma care in Pennsylvania. Surgery Dec 2022.

Rosen CB, Roberts SE, Wirtalla CJ, Ramadan OI, Keele LJ, Kaufman EJ, Halpern SD, Kelz RR.: Analyzing Impact of Multimorbidity on Long-Term Outcomes after Emergency General Surgery: A Retrospective Observational Cohort Study. J Am Coll Surg 235: 724-735, Nov 2022.

Tatebe LC, Kaufman EJ, Nappi T, Dennis AJ, Neely KJ, Hall EC, Smith M, Duncan T; and the AAST Injury Prevention Committee.: Walk the Line: An Ethical Framework for Interactions with Law Enforcement in Trauma Care Environments. J Trauma Acute Care Surg Oct 2022.

Roberts SE, Rosen CB, Keele LJ, Wirtalla CJ, Syvyk S, Kaufman EJ, Reilly PM, Neuman MD, McHugh MD, Kelz RR.: Rates of Surgical Consultations After Emergency Department Admission in Black and White Medicare Patients. JAMA Surg Oct 2022.

Alur R, Hall E, Khatri U, Jacoby S, South E, Kaufman EJ.: Law Enforcement in the Emergency Department. JAMA Surg 157: 852-854, Sep 2022.

Karnick AT, Bond AE, Kaufman EJ, Anestis MD, Capron DW.: Injury characteristics and circumstances of firearm trauma: Assessing suicide survivors and decedents. Suicide Life Threat Behav Sep 2022.

Kaufman EJ, Delgado MK.: The Epidemiology of Firearm Injuries in the US: The Need for Comprehensive, Real-time, Actionable Data. JAMA 328: 1177-1178, Sep 2022.

Rosen CB, Wirtalla C, Keele LJ, Roberts SE, Kaufman EJ, Holena DN, Halpern SD, Kelz RR.: Multimorbidity Confers Greater Risk for Older Patients in Emergency General Surgery Than the Presence of Multiple Comorbidities: A Retrospective Observational Study. Med Care 60: 616-622, Aug 2022.

Kaufman EJ, Keele LJ, Wirtalla CJ, Rosen CB, Roberts SE, Mavroudis CL, Reilly PM, Holena DN, McHugh MD, Small D, Kelz RR.: Operative and Nonoperative Outcomes of Emergency General Surgery Conditions: An Observational Study Using a Novel Instrumental Variable. Ann Surg Jul 2022.

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