Rachael Callcut, MD

Director of Data Science & Advanced Analytics
Center for Digital Health Innovation

Dr. Callcut is General Surgeon and Associate Professor of Surgery at San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Hospital. She leads a NIH and DOD funded team of researchers focused on integration of biomedical big data and surgical data science into critical care for improved clinical decision support.

Publications: 

End Tidal Carbon Dioxide Underestimates Plasma Carbon Dioxide During Emergent Trauma Laparotomy Leading to Hypoventilation and Misguided Resuscitation: A Western Trauma Association Multicenter Study.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Campion EM, Robinson CK, Brant N, Ferrigno L, McIntyre R, Biesterveld B, Alam H, Callcut R, Mishra S, Platt B, Moore MM, Nahmias J, Grigorian A, Dance S, Britton L, Schroeppel T, Rodriquez J, Shatz D, Becker J, Spalding MC, Wolff TW, Privette AR, Eriksson E, Sahi SL, Patel A, Moore SM, Stiles AL, Moore EE, Cohen MJ, Sauaia A, Burlew CC, Urban S, Udekwu P, Nguyen M, Dibbert A, Conroy A, Ross E, Garcia BN, Albertson S, Dunn J, Alnachaoukati O, Stillman Z, Decker C, Heise H, Burton JS

It's About Time: Transfusion Effects on Post-Injury Platelet Aggregation Over Time.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Kornblith LZ, Decker A, Conroy AS, Hendrickson CM, Fields AT, Robles AJ, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ

PREDICTORS OF POST-INJURY ARDS: LUNG INJURY PERSISTS IN THE ERA OF HEMOSTATIC RESUSCITATION.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Kornblith LZ, Robles AJ, Conroy AS, Redick BJ, Howard BM, Hendrickson CM, Moore S, Nelson MF, Moazed F, Callcut RA, Calfee CS, Cohen MJ

The Hidden Burden of Mental Health Outcomes Following Firearm-related Injures.

Annals of surgery

Joseph B, Hanna K, Callcut RA, Coleman JJ, Sakran JV, Neumayer LA

Artificial neural networks can predict trauma volume and acuity regardless of center size and geography: A multicenter study.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Dennis BM, Stonko DP, Callcut RA, Sidwell RA, Stassen NA, Cohen MJ, Cotton BA, Guillamondegui OD

Regulation of endothelial cell permeability by platelet-derived extracellular vesicles.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Miyazawa B, Trivedi A, Togarrati PP, Potter D, Baimukanova G, Vivona L, Lin M, Lopez E, Callcut R, Srivastava AK, Kornblith LZ, Fields AT, Schreiber MA, Wade CE, Holcomb JB, Pati S

Effect of Mass Shootings on Gun Sales - A 20 Year Perspective.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Callcut RA, Robles AM, Kornblith LZ, Plevin RE, Mell MW

Regulation of Endothelial Cell Permeability by Platelet-Derived Extracellular Vesicles.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Miyazawa B, Trivedi A, Togarrati PP, Potter D, Baimukanova G, Vivona L, Lin M, Lopez E, Callcut R, Srivastava AK, Kornblith LZ, Fields AT, Schreiber MA, Wade CE, Holcomb JB, Pati S

Is It Time to Measure Complications from the NTBD? A Longitudinal Analysis of Recent Reporting Trends.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Robles AJ, Conroy AS, Cohen MJ, Callcut RA

Discrepancies between conventional and viscoelastic assays in identifying trauma-induced coagulopathy.

American journal of surgery

Sumislawski JJ, Christie SA, Kornblith LZ, Stettler GR, Nunns GR, Moore HB, Moore EE, Silliman CC, Sauaia A, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ

"The Why & How Our Trauma Patients Die: A Prospective Multicenter Western Trauma Association Study."

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Callcut RA, Kornblith LZ, Conroy AS, Robles AJ, Meizoso JP, Namias N, Meyer DE, Haymaker A, Truitt MS, Agrawal V, Haan JM, Lightwine KL, Porter JM, San Roman JL, Biffl WL, Hayashi MS, Sise MJ, Badiee J, Recinos G, Inaba K, Schroeppel TJ, Callaghan E, Dunn JA, Godin S, McIntyre RC, Peltz ED, O'Neill PJ, Diven CF, Scifres AM, Switzer EE, West MA, Storrs S, Cullinane DC, Cordova JF, Moore EE, Moore HB, Privette AR, Eriksson EA, Cohen MJ

Identifying temporal patterns in trauma admissions: Informing resource allocation.

PloS one

Stonko DP, Dennis BM, Callcut RA, Betzold RD, Smith MC, Medvecz AJ, Guillamondegui OD

Dynamic Coagulability after Injury: Is Delaying Venous Thromboembolism Chemoprophylaxis Worth the Wait?

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Sumislawski JJ, Kornblith LZ, Conroy AS, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ

Machine Learning Without Borders? An Adaptable Tool to Optimize Mortality Prediction in Diverse Clinical Settings.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Ariane Christie S, Hubbard AE, Callcut RA, Hameed M, Dissak-Delon FN, Mekolo D, Saidou A, Mefire AC, Nsongoo P, Dicker RA, Cohen MJ, Juillard C

Perhaps It's Not the Platelet: Ristocetin Uncovers the Potential Role of von Willebrand Factor in Impaired Platelet Aggregation Following Traumatic Brain Injury.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Kornblith LZ, Robles AJ, Conroy AS, Hendrickson CM, Calfee CS, Fields AT, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ

TIME TO STROKE: A WESTERN TRAUMA ASSOCIATION MULTI-CENTER STUDY OF BLUNT CEREBROVASCULAR INJURIES.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Burlew CC, Sumislawski JJ, Behnfield CD, McNutt MK, McCarthy J, Sharpe JP, Croce MA, Bala M, Kashuk J, Spalding MC, Beery PR, John S, Hunt DJ, Harmon L, Stein DM, Callcut R, Wybourn C, Sperry J, Anto V, Dunn J, Veith JP, Brown CVR, Celii A, Zander TL, Coimbra R, Berndtson AE, Moss TZ, Malhotra AK, Hazelton JP, Linden K, West M, Alam HB, Williams AM, Kim J, Inaba K, Moulton S, Choi YM, Warren HL, Collier B, Ball CG, Savage S, Hartwell JL, Cullinane DC, Zielinski MD, Ray-Zack MD, Morse BC, Rhee P, Rutherford EJ, Udekwu P, Reynolds C, Toschlog E, Gondek S, Ju T, Haan JM, Lightwine KL, Kulvatunyou N, Coates B, Khouqeer AF, Todd SR, Zarzaur B, Waller CJ, Kallies KJ, Neideen T, Eddine SBZ, Peck KA, Dunne CE, Kramer K, Bokhari F, Dhillon TS, Galante JM, Cohen MJ

Citrated Kaolin Thrombelastography (TEG) Thresholds for Goal-Directed Therapy in Injured Patients Receiving Massive Transfusion.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Stettler GR, Sumislawski JJ, Moore EE, Nunns GR, Kornblith LZ, Conroy AS, Callcut RA, Silliman CC, Banerjee A, Cohen MJ, Sauaia A

Risk Factors for the Development of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Following Hemorrhage.

Shock (Augusta, Ga.)

Robinson BRH, Cohen MJ, Holcomb JB, Pritts TA, Gomaa D, Fox EE, Branson RD, Callcut RA, Cotton BA, Schreiber MA, Brasel KJ, Pittet JF, Inaba K, Kerby JD, Scalea TM, Wade CE, Bulger EM

Health care utilization and the cost of posttraumatic acute respiratory distress syndrome care.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Robles AJ, Kornblith LZ, Hendrickson CM, Howard BM, Conroy AS, Moazed F, Calfee CS, Cohen MJ, Callcut RA

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

Ferrada P, Callcut RA, Skarupa DJ, Duane TM, Garcia A, Inaba K, Khor D, Anto V, Sperry J, Turay D, Nygaard RM, Schreiber MA, Enniss T, McNutt M, Phelan H, Smith K, Moore FO, Tabas I, Dubose J

Trauma Early Mortality Prediction Tool (TEMPT) for assessing 28-day mortality.

Trauma surgery & acute care open

Kunitake RC, Kornblith LZ, Cohen MJ, Callcut RA

Exposing the bidirectional effects of alcohol on coagulation in trauma: Impaired clot formation and decreased fibrinolysis in rotational thromboelastometry.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Howard BM, Kornblith LZ, Redick BJ, Conroy AS, Nelson MF, Calfee CS, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ

Characterizing the gut microbiome in trauma: significant changes in microbial diversity occur early after severe injury.

Trauma surgery & acute care open

Howard BM, Kornblith LZ, Christie SA, Conroy AS, Nelson MF, Campion EM, Callcut RA, Calfee CS, Lamere BJ, Fadrosh DW, Lynch S, Cohen MJ

Update in sepsis guidelines: what is really new?

Trauma surgery & acute care open

Plevin R, Callcut R

Loop ileostomy versus total colectomy as surgical treatment for Clostridium difficile-associated disease: An Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma multicenter trial.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Ferrada P, Callcut R, Zielinski MD, Bruns B, Yeh DD, Zakrison TL, Meizoso JP, Sarani B, Catalano RD, Kim P, Plant V, Pasley A, Dultz LA, Choudhry AJ, Haut ER

Characterization of distinct coagulopathic phenotypes in injury: Pathway-specific drivers and implications for individualized treatment.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Christie SA, Kornblith LZ, Howard BM, Conroy AS, Kunitake RC, Nelson MF, Hendrickson CM, Calfee CS, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ

Pneumatosis Intestinalis Predictive Evaluation Study: A multicenter epidemiologic study of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Ferrada P, Callcut R, Bauza G, O'Bosky KR, Luo-Owen X, Mansfield NJ, Inaba K, Pasley J, Bugaev N, Pereira B, Moore FO, Han J, Pasley A, DuBose J

Individual clotting factor contributions to mortality following trauma.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Kunitake RC, Howard BM, Kornblith LZ, Christie SA, Conroy AS, Cohen MJ, Callcut RA

Reconsidering the Resources Needed for Multiple Casualty Events: Lessons Learned From the Crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214.

JAMA surgery

Campion EM, Juillard C, Knudson MM, Dicker R, Cohen MJ, Mackersie R, Campbell AR, Callcut RA

The Massive Transfusion Score as a decision aid for resuscitation: Learning when to turn the massive transfusion protocol on and off.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Callcut RA, Cripps MW, Nelson MF, Conroy AS, Robinson BB, Cohen MJ

Discovering the truth about life after discharge: Long-term trauma-related mortality.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Callcut RA, Wakam G, Conroy AS, Kornblith LZ, Howard BM, Campion EM, Nelson MF, Mell MW, Cohen MJ

The found down patient: A Western Trauma Association multicenter study.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Howard BM, Kornblith LZ, Conroy AS, Burlew CC, Wagenaar AE, Chouliaras K, Hill JR, Carrick MM, Mallory GR, Watkins JR, Truitt MS, Ciesla DJ, Davis JA, Vail CJ, Kemp Bohan PM, Nelson MF, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ

Bicycle Trauma Injuries and Hospital Admissions in the United States, 1998-2013.

JAMA

Sanford T, McCulloch CE, Callcut RA, Carroll PR, Breyer BN

Statistical Machines for Trauma Hospital Outcomes Research: Application to the PRospective, Observational, Multi-Center Major Trauma Transfusion (PROMMTT) Study.

PloS one

Moore SE, Decker A, Hubbard A, Callcut RA, Fox EE, Del Junco DJ, Holcomb JB, Rahbar MH, Wade CE, Schreiber MA, Alarcon LH, Brasel KJ, Bulger EM, Cotton BA, Muskat P, Myers JG, Phelan HA, Cohen MJ

Differences in degree, differences in kind: characterizing lung injury in trauma.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Howard BM, Kornblith LZ, Hendrickson CM, Redick BJ, Conroy AS, Nelson MF, Callcut RA, Calfee CS, Cohen MJ

Transfusion of plasma, platelets, and red blood cells in a 1:1:1 vs a 1:1:2 ratio and mortality in patients with severe trauma: the PROPPR randomized clinical trial.

JAMA

Holcomb JB, Tilley BC, Baraniuk S, Fox EE, Wade CE, Podbielski JM, del Junco DJ, Brasel KJ, Bulger EM, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ, Cotton BA, Fabian TC, Inaba K, Kerby JD, Muskat P, O'Keeffe T, Rizoli S, Robinson BR, Scalea TM, Schreiber MA, Stein DM, Weinberg JA, Callum JL, Hess JR, Matijevic N, Miller CN, Pittet JF, Hoyt DB, Pearson GD, Leroux B, van Belle G

Obesity and clotting: Body mass index independently contributes to hypercoagulability after injury.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Kornblith LZ, Howard B, Kunitake R, Redick B, Nelson M, Cohen MJ, Callcut R

The effects of alcohol on coagulation in trauma patients: interpreting thrombelastography with caution.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Howard BM, Kornblith LZ, Redick BJ, Vilardi RF, Balhotra KS, Crane JM, Forde MR, Nelson MF, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ

The whole is greater than the sum of its parts: hemostatic profiles of whole blood variants.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Kornblith LZ, Howard BM, Cheung CK, Dayter Y, Pandey S, Busch MP, Pati S, Callcut RA, Vilardi RF, Redick BJ, Nelson MF, Cohen MJ

Beyond emergency surgery: redefining acute care surgery.

The Journal of surgical research

Privette AR, Evans AE, Moyer JC, Nelson MF, Knudson MM, Mackersie RC, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ

Mechanical ventilation weaning and extubation after spinal cord injury: a Western Trauma Association multicenter study.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Kornblith LZ, Kutcher ME, Callcut RA, Redick BJ, Hu CK, Cogbill TH, Baker CC, Shapiro ML, Burlew CC, Kaups KL, DeMoya MA, Haan JM, Koontz CH, Zolin SJ, Gordy SD, Shatz DV, Paul DB, Cohen MJ

Application of the Berlin definition in PROMMTT patients: the impact of resuscitation on the incidence of hypoxemia.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Robinson BR, Cotton BA, Pritts TA, Branson R, Holcomb JB, Muskat P, Fox EE, Wade CE, del Junco DJ, Bulger EM, Cohen MJ, Schreiber MA, Myers JG, Brasel KJ, Phelan HA, Alarcon LH, Rahbar MH, Callcut RA

Modern advances in vascular trauma.

The Surgical clinics of North America

Callcut RA, Mell MW

Defining when to initiate massive transfusion: a validation study of individual massive transfusion triggers in PROMMTT patients.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Callcut RA, Cotton BA, Muskat P, Fox EE, Wade CE, Holcomb JB, Schreiber MA, Rahbar MH, Cohen MJ, Knudson MM, Brasel KJ, Bulger EM, Del Junco DJ, Myers JG, Alarcon LH, Robinson BR

Payer status is associated with the use of prophylactic inferior vena cava filter in high-risk trauma patients.

Surgery

Pickham DM, Callcut RA, Maggio PM, Mell MW, Spain DA, Bech F, Staudenmayer K

Predictors of emergency department death for patients presenting with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms.

Journal of vascular surgery

Mell MW, Callcut RA, Bech F, Delgado MK, Staudenmayer K, Spain DA, Hernandez-Boussard T

Early treatment of blunt cerebrovascular injury with concomitant hemorrhagic neurologic injury is safe and effective.

The journal of trauma and acute care surgery

Callcut RA, Hanseman DJ, Solan PD, Kadon KS, Ingalls NK, Fortuna GR, Tsuei BJ, Robinson BR

High-dose ciprofloxacin for serious gram-negative infection in an obese, critically ill patient receiving continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration.

The Annals of pharmacotherapy

Utrup TR, Mueller EW, Healy DP, Callcut RA, Peterson JD, Hurford WE

Effect of early plasma transfusion on mortality in patients with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm.

Surgery

Mell MW, O'Neil AS, Callcut RA, Acher CW, Hoch JR, Tefera G, Turnipseed WD

How to read a review paper.

Respiratory care

Callcut RA, Branson RD

Impact of intraoperative arteriography on limb salvage for traumatic popliteal artery injury.

The Journal of trauma

Callcut RA, Acher CW, Hoch J, Tefera G, Turnipseed W, Mell MW

Clinical experience with Alloderm: a one-staged composite dermal/epidermal replacement utilizing processed cadaver dermis and thin autografts.

Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries

Callcut RA, Schurr MJ, Sloan M, Faucher LD

The utility of frozen section evaluation for follicular thyroid lesions.

Annals of surgical oncology

Callcut RA, Selvaggi SM, Mack E, Ozgul O, Warner T, Chen H

Do the best students go into general surgery?

The Journal of surgical research

Callcut R, Snow M, Lewis B, Chen H