Excluding Hollow Viscus Injury for Abdominal Seat Belt Sign Using Computed Tomography JAMA Surg. 2022 Sep 01; 157(9):771-778. . View in PubMed
Emergency physician and nurse discretion accurately triage high-risk trauma patients Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2022 Jul 29. . View in PubMed
Hypoglycemia in a Surgical Intensive Care Unit Am Surg. 2021 Dec; 87(10):1580-1583. . View in PubMed
Association of Body Mass Index on Injuries and Outcomes After Ground-Level Falls Am Surg. 2021 Dec; 87(10):1584-1588. . View in PubMed
Selective Nonoperative Management of Abdominal Shotgun Wounds J Surg Res. 2021 03; 259:79-85. . View in PubMed
The why and how our trauma patients die: A prospective Multicenter Western Trauma Association study J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2019 05; 86(5):864-870. . View in PubMed
Dr. Switzer’s research interests include the management of penetrating abdominal wounds and coagulopathy in trauma, as well as the management of hypoglycemia in the surgical critical care unit.
Philosophy of care: “I believe it’s important to treat the whole person, not just the pathology.”
Dr. Switzer is board certified in General Surgery and in Surgical Critical care.