Nicole M. Tapia, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, Academic Institute
Houston Methodist


Intraoperative hypotensive resuscitation for patients undergoing laparotomy or thoracotomy for trauma: Early termination of a randomized prospective clinical trial
Carrick, MM, Morrison, CA, Tapia, NM, Leonard, J, Suliburk, JW, Norman, MA, Welsh, FJ, Scott, BG, Liscum, KR, Raty, SR, Wall, MJ & Mattox, KL 2016, , Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, vol. 80, no. 6, pp. 886-896.

Endovascular management of traumatic peripheral arterial injuries
Scott, AR, Gilani, R, Tapia, NM, Mattox, KL, Wall, MJ & Suliburk, JW 2015, , Journal of Surgical Research, vol. 199, no. 2, pp. 557-563.

Utility of routine postoperative visit after appendectomy and cholecystectomy with evaluation of mobile technology access in an urban safety net population
Chen, DW, Davis, RW, Balentine, CJ, Scott, AR, Gao, Y, Tapia, NM, Berger, DH & Suliburk, JW 2014, , Journal of Surgical Research, vol. 190, no. 2, pp. 478-483.

Identifying and eliminating deficiencies in the general surgery resident core competency curriculum
Tapia, NM, Milewicz, A, Whitney, SE, Liang, MK & Braxton, CC 2014, , JAMA Surgery, vol. 149, no. 6, pp. 514-518.

The initial trauma center fluid management of penetrating injury: A systematic review trauma
Tapia, NM, Suliburk, J & Mattox, KL 2013, , Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, vol. 471, no. 12, pp. 3961-3973.

TEG-guided resuscitation is superior to standardized MTP resuscitation in massively transfused penetrating trauma patients
Tapia, NM, Chang, A, Norman, M, Welsh, F, Scott, B, Wall, MJ, Mattox, KL & Suliburk, J 2013, , Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, vol. 74, no. 2, pp. 378-386.

Assessment and standardization of resident handoff practices: PACT project
Tapia, NM, Fallon, SC, Brandt, ML, Scott, BG & Suliburk, JW 2013, , Journal of Surgical Research, vol. 184, no. 1, pp. 71-77.