Richard Falcone

Richard A Falcone

Professor of Surgery; Director of Trauma Services at CCHMC

Childrens Hospital Bldg R

C3.123

COM Surgery Pediatric - 0054

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Cincinnati, Ohio 45229

Education

Bachelor's Degree, Rutgers University 1991 (Biotechnology)

Medical Degree, New York University 1995

Research Fellowship, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center 1999

ECMO Fellowship, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center 1999

General Surgery Residency, University of Cincinnati 2002

Fellowship in Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center 2004

Master's Degree in Public Health, Harvard School of Public Health 2007

Research and Practice Interests

Pediatric Trauma, Colorectal Disorders, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Lerner, E Brooke; Drendel, Amy L; Falcone, Richard A; Weitze, Keith C; Badawy, Mohamed K; Cooper, Arthur; Cushman, Jeremy T; Drayna, Patrick C; Gourlay, David M; Gray, Matthew P; Shah, Manish I; Shah, Manish N (2015. )A consensus-based criterion standard definition for pediatric patients who needed the highest-level trauma team activation.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,78 (3 ),634-8

Sheikh, Fariha; Fallon, Sara; Bisset, George; Podberesky, Daniel; Zheng, Jicui; Orth, Robert; Zhang, Wei; Falcone, Richard A; Naik-Mathuria, Bindi (2015. )Image-guided prediction of pseudocyst formation in pediatric pancreatic trauma.The Journal of surgical research, ,193 (2 ),513-8

Walther, Ashley E; Pritts, Timothy A; Falcone, Richard A; Hanseman, Dennis J; Robinson, Bryce R H (2014. )Teen trauma without the drama: outcomes of adolescents treated at Ohio adult versus pediatric trauma centers.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,77 (1 ),109-16; discussion 1

Patterson, Mary D; Geis, Gary Lee; Falcone, Richard A; LeMaster, Thomas; Wears, Robert L (2013. )In situ simulation: detection of safety threats and teamwork training in a high risk emergency department.BMJ quality & safety, ,22 (6 ),468-77

Jurickova, I; Collins, M H; Chalk, C; Seese, A; Bezold, R; Lake, K; von Allmen, D; Frischer, J S; Falcone, R A; Trapnell, B C; Denson, L A (2013. )Paediatric Crohn disease patients with stricturing behaviour exhibit ileal granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF) autoantibody production and reduced neutrophil bacterial killing and GM-CSF bioactivity.Clinical and experimental immunology, ,172 (3 ),455-65

Beaudin, Marianne; Maugans, Todd; St-Vil, Dickens; Falcone, Richard A (2013. )Inappropriate use of infant seating devices increases risks of injury.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,48 (5 ),1071-6

Cook, Rebecca S; Gillespie, Gordon L; Kronk, Rebecca; Daugherty, Margot C; Moody, Suzanne M; Allen, Lesley J; Shebesta, Kaaren B; Falcone, Richard A (2013. )Effect of an educational intervention on nursing staff knowledge, confidence, and practice in the care of children with mild traumatic brain injury.The Journal of neuroscience nursing : journal of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, ,45 (2 ),108-18

Daugherty, Margot C; Mehlman, Charles T; Moody, Suzanne; LeMaster, Tom; Falcone, Richard A (2013. )Significant rate of misuse of the Hare traction splint for children with femoral shaft fractures.Journal of emergency nursing: JEN : official publication of the Emergency Department Nurses Association, ,39 (1 ),97-103

Chatoorgoon, Kaveer; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F; Falcone, Richard A (2012. )Role of computed tomography and clinical findings in pediatric blunt intestinal injury: a multicenter study.Pediatric emergency care, ,28 (12 ),1338-42

Falcone, Richard A; Haas, Lynn; King, Eileen; Moody, Suzanne; Crow, John; Moss, Ann; Gaines, Barbara; McKenna, Christine; Gourlay, David M; Werner, Cinda; Meagher, David P; Schwing, Lisa; Garcia, Nilda; Brown, Deb; Groner, Jonathan I; Haley, Kathy; Deross, Anthony; Cizmar, Laura; Armola, Rochelle (2012. )A multicenter prospective analysis of pediatric trauma activation criteria routinely used in addition to the six criteria of the American College of Surgeons.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,73 (2 ),377-84; discussion 3

Beaudin, Marianne; Daugherty, Margot; Geis, Gary; Moody, Suzanne; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F; Falcone, Richard A (2012. )Assessment of factors associated with the delayed transfer of pediatric trauma patients: an emergency physician survey.Pediatric emergency care, ,28 (8 ),758-63

Burton, Kimberly S; Pendergrass, Tiffany L; Byczkowski, Terri L; Taylor, Regina G; Moyer, Michael R; Falcone, Richard A; Geis, Gary L (2011. )Impact of simulation-based extracorporeal membrane oxygenation training in the simulation laboratory and clinical environment.Simulation in healthcare : journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, ,6 (5 ),284-91

Goldberg, Jillian; McClaine, Rebecca J; Cook, Becky; Garcia, Victor F; Brown, Rebeccah L; Crone, Kerry; Falcone, Richard A (2011. )Use of a mild traumatic brain injury guideline to reduce inpatient hospital imaging and charges.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,46 (9 ),1777-83

Lawal, Taiwo A; Falcone, Richard A; von Allmen, Daniel; Denson, Lee A; Levitt, Marc A; Warner, Brad W; Frischer, Jason S (2011. )The utility of routine pouchogram before ileostomy reversal in children and adolescents following ileal pouch anal anastomosis.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,46 (6 ),1222-5

Barraco, Robert D; Cheng, Julius D; Bromberg, William J; Falcone, Richard A; Hammond, Jeffrey S; Lui, Felix Y; Sandhu, Rovinder S; Scaff, David W (2010. )Child passenger safety: an evidence-based review.The Journal of trauma, ,69 (6 ),1588-90

Lawal, Taiwo A; Frischer, Jason S; Falcone, Richard A; Chatoorgoon, Kaveer; Denson, Lee A; Levitt, Marc A (2010. )The transanal approach with laparoscopy or laparotomy for the treatment of rectal strictures in Crohn's disease.Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A, ,20 (9 ),791-5

Makley, Amy T; Falcone, Richard A (2010. )Posttraumatic stress disorder in the pediatric trauma patient.Seminars in pediatric surgery, ,19 (4 ),292-9

Rangel, Erika L; Burd, Randall S; Falcone, Richard A (2010. )Socioeconomic disparities in infant mortality after nonaccidental trauma: a multicenter study.The Journal of trauma, ,69 (1 ),20-5

Chatoorgoon, Kaveer; Huezo, Karen; Rangel, Erika; François, Nathaly; Schweer, Lynn; Daugherty, Margot; Koehn, Margie; Ricketts, Crystal; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F; Falcone, Richard A (2010. )Unnecessary imaging, not hospital distance, or transportation mode impacts delays in the transfer of injured children.Pediatric emergency care, ,26 (7 ),481-6

Martin, Colin A; Care, Marguerite; Rangel, Erika L; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F; Falcone, Richard A (2010. )Severity of head computed tomography scan findings fail to explain racial differences in mortality following child abuse.American journal of surgery, ,199 (2 ),210-5

Pieretti-Vanmarcke, Rafael; Velmahos, George C; Nance, Michael L; Islam, Saleem; Falcone, Richard A; Wales, Paul W; Brown, Rebeccah L; Gaines, Barbara A; McKenna, Christine; Moore, Forrest O; Goslar, Pamela W; Inaba, Kenji; Barmparas, Galinos; Scaife, Eric R; Metzger, Ryan R; Brockmeyer, Douglas L; Upperman, Jeffrey S; Estrada, Joaquin; Lanning, David A; Rasmussen, Sara K; Danielson, Paul D; Hirsh, Michael P; Consani, Heitor F X; Stylianos, Steven; Pineda, Candace; Norwood, Scott H; Bruch, Steven W; Drongowski, Robert; Barraco, Robert D; Pasquale, Michael D; Hussain, Farheen; Hirsch, Erwin F; McNeely, P Daniel; Fallat, Mary E; Foley, David S; Iocono, Joseph A; Bennett, Heather M; Waxman, Kenneth; Kam, Kelly; Bakhos, Lisa; Petrovick, Laurie; Chang, Yuchiao; Masiakos, Peter T (2009. )Clinical clearance of the cervical spine in blunt trauma patients younger than 3 years: a multi-center study of the american association for the surgery of trauma.The Journal of trauma, ,67 (3 ),543-9; discussion 54

Levitt, Marc A; Martin, Colin A; Falcone, Richard A; Peña, Alberto (2009. )Transanal rectosigmoid resection for severe intractable idiopathic constipation.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,44 (6 ),1285-90; discussion

Rangel, Erika L; Cook, Becky S; Bennett, Berkeley L; Shebesta, Kaaren; Ying, Jun; Falcone, Richard A (2009. )Eliminating disparity in evaluation for abuse in infants with head injury: use of a screening guideline.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,44 (6 ),1229-34; discussion

Falcone, Richard A; Martin, Colin; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F (2008. )Despite overall low pediatric head injury mortality, disparities exist between races.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,43 (10 ),1858-64

Martin, Colin; Falcone, Richard A (2008. )Pediatric traumatic brain injury: an update of research to understand and improve outcomes.Current opinion in pediatrics, ,20 (3 ),294-9

Falcone, Richard A; Daugherty, Margot; Schweer, Lynn; Patterson, Mary; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F (2008. )Multidisciplinary pediatric trauma team training using high-fidelity trauma simulation.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,43 (6 ),1065-71

Rangel, Shawn J; Martin, Colin A; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F; Falcone, Richard A (2008. )Alarming trends in the improper use of motor vehicle restraints in children: implications for public policy and the development of race-based strategies for improving compliance.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,43 (1 ),200-7

Levitt, Marc A; Mak, Grace Z; Falcone, Richard A; Peña, Alberto (2008. )Cloacal exstrophy--pull-through or permanent stoma? A review of 53 patients.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,43 (1 ),164-8; discussion 16

Falcone, Richard A; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F (2007. )Disparities in child abuse mortality are not explained by injury severity.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,42 (6 ),1031-6; discussion 1

Burrow, T Andrew; Cohen, Mitchell B; Bokulic, Ronald; Deutsch, Gail; Choudhary, Arabinda; Falcone, Richard A; Grabowski, Gregory A (2007. )Gaucher disease: progressive mesenteric and mediastinal lymphadenopathy despite enzyme therapy.The Journal of pediatrics, ,150 (2 ),202-6

Falcone, Richard A; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F (2007. )The epidemiology of infant injuries and alarming health disparities.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,42 (1 ),172-6; discussion 17

Falcone, Richard A; Levitt, Marc A; Peña, Alberto; Bates, Michael (2007. )Increased heritability of certain types of anorectal malformations.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,42 (1 ),124-7; discussion 12

Archer, Lauren P; Billmire, David A; Falcone, Richard A; Warner, Brad W (2006. )Reconstruction of an acquired abdominal wall defect in a neonate using acellular human dermis.Plastic and reconstructive surgery, ,118 (7 ),163e-166e

Ignacio, Romeo C; Falcone, Richard A; Brown, Rebeccah L (2006. )A case report of severe tracheal obstruction requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,41 (10 ),E1-4

Falcone, Richard A; Brentley, Anita L; Ricketts, Crystal D; Allen, Sheryl E; Garcia, Victor F (2006. )Development, implementation and evaluation of a unique African-American faith-based approach to increase automobile restraint use. Journal of the National Medical Association, ,98 (8 ),1335-41

Allen, Steven R; Ignacio, Romeo; Falcone, Richard A; Alonso, Maria H; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F; Inge, Thomas H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Warner, Brad W; Azizkhan, Richard G; Tiao, Gregory M (2006. )The effect of a right-sided aortic arch on outcome in children with esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,41 (3 ),479-83

Fanta, Kaaren; Cook, Becky; Falcone, Richard A; Rickets, Crystal; Schweer, Lynn; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F (2006. )Pediatric trauma nurse practitioners provide excellent care with superior patient satisfaction for injured children.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,41 (1 ),277-81

Ignacio, Romeo C; Falcone, Richard A; Warner, Brad W (2005. )Necrotizing fasciitis: a rare complication of neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,40 (11 ),1805-7

Podberesky, Daniel J; Falcone, Richard A; Emery, Kathleen H; Care, Marguerite M; Anton, Christopher G; Miles, Lili; Ryckman, Frederick C (2005. )Tailgut cyst in a child.Pediatric radiology, ,35 (2 ),194-7

Falcone, Rita A; Nass, Caitlin; Jermyn, Roland; Hale, Christine M; Stierer, Tracey; Jones, Calvin E; Walters, Gerald K; Fleisher, Lee A (2003. )The value of preoperative pharmacologic stress testing before vascular surgery using ACC/AHA guidelines: a prospective, randomized trial. Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, ,17 (6 ),694-8

Warner, Brad W; Falcone, Richard A (2003. )Images in clinical medicine: pneumatosis intestinalis.The Journal of pediatrics, ,143 (4 ),543

Stern, L E; Erwin, C R; Falcone, R A; Huang, F S; Kemp, C J; Williams, J L; Warner, B W (2001. )cDNA microarray analysis of adapting bowel after intestinal resection. Journal of pediatric surgery, ,36 (1 ),190-5

Stern, L E; Huang, F; Kemp, C J; Falcone, R A; Erwin, C R; Warner, B W (2000. )Bax is required for increased enterocyte apoptosis after massive small bowel resection.Surgery, ,128 (2 ),165-70

Stern, L E; Falcone, R A; Kemp, C J; Braun, M C; Erwin, C R; Warner, B W (2000. )Salivary epidermal growth factor and intestinal adaptation in male and female mice. American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology, ,278 (6 ),G871-7

Stern, L E; Falcone, R A; Huang, F; Kemp, C J; Erwin, C R; Warner, B W (2000. )Epidermal growth factor alters the bax:bcl-w ratio following massive small bowel resection.The Journal of surgical research, ,91 (1 ),38-42

Stern, L E; Falcone, R A; Kemp, C J; Erwin, C R; Warner, B W (2000. )p21 (WAF1/CIP1) is required for the mitogenic response to intestinal resection.The Journal of surgical research, ,90 (1 ),45-50

Falcone, R A; Stern, L E; Kemp, C J; Erwin, C R; Warner, B W (2000. )Intestinal adaptation occurs independent of transforming growth factor-alpha. Journal of pediatric surgery, ,35 (2 ),365-70

Shin, C E; Falcone, R A; Stuart, L; Erwin, C R; Warner, B W (2000. )Diminished epidermal growth factor levels in infants with necrotizing enterocolitis. Journal of pediatric surgery, ,35 (2 ),173-6; discussion 17

Falcone, R A; Shapiro, E P; Jangula, J C; Johnson, C J (2000. )Transesophageal echocardiographic findings in subcortical and cortical stroke. The American journal of cardiology, ,85 (1 ),121-4, A9

Gurria, Juan P; Haas, Lynn; Troutt, Misty; Moody, Suzanne; Hossain, Md Monir; Bhuiyan, Mohammad Alfrad Nobel; Falcone, Richard A (2017. )Pediatric trauma undertriage in Ohio.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,82 (6 ),1007-1013

Zagory, Jessica A; Wieck, Minna M; Lerner, Brooke E; Moody, Suzanne; Falcone, Richard A; Burke, Rita V (2017. )Evaluation of Highest Level Pediatric Trauma Activation Criteria.Pediatric emergency care, ,

, ; Wootton-Gorges, Sandra L; Soares, Bruno P; Alazraki, Adina L; Anupindi, Sudha A; Blount, Jeffrey P; Booth, Timothy N; Dempsey, Molly E; Falcone, Richard A; Hayes, Laura L; Kulkarni, Abhaya V; Partap, Sonia; Rigsby, Cynthia K; Ryan, Maura E; Safdar, Nabile M; Trout, Andrew T; Widmann, Roger F; Karmazyn, Boaz K; Palasis, Susan (2017. )ACR Appropriateness Criteria(®) Suspected Physical Abuse-Child.Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR, ,14 (5S ),S338-S349

, ; Booth, Timothy N; Iyer, Ramesh S; Falcone, Richard A; Hayes, Laura L; Jones, Jeremy Y; Kadom, Nadja; Kulkarni, Abhaya V; Myseros, John S; Partap, Sonia; Reitman, Charles; Robertson, Richard L; Ryan, Maura E; Saigal, Gaurav; Soares, Bruno P; Tekes-Brady, Aylin; Trout, Andrew T; Zumberge, Nicholas A; Coley, Brian D; Palasis, Susan (2017. )ACR Appropriateness Criteria(®) Back Pain-Child.Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR, ,14 (5S ),S13-S24

Arbra, Chase A; Vogel, Adam M; Zhang, Jingwen; Mauldin, Patrick D; Huang, Eunice Y; Savoie, Kate B; Santore, Matthew T; Tsao, KuoJen; Ostovar-Kermani, Tiffany G; Falcone, Richard A; Dassinger, M Sidney; Recicar, John; Haynes, Jeffrey H; Blakely, Martin L; Russell, Robert T; Naik-Mathuria, Bindi J; St Peter, Shawn D; Mooney, David P; Onwubiko, Chinwendu; Upperman, Jeffrey S; Streck, Christian J (2017. )Acute Procedural Interventions Following Pediatric Blunt Abdominal Trauma: A Prospective Multicenter Evaluation.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,

Streck, Christian J; Vogel, Adam M; Zhang, Jingwen; Huang, Eunice Y; Santore, Matthew T; Tsao, Kuojen; Falcone, Richard A; Dassinger, Melvin S; Russell, Robert T; Blakely, Martin L (2017. )Identifying Children at Very Low Risk for Blunt Intra-Abdominal Injury in Whom CT of the Abdomen Can Be Avoided Safely.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, ,224 (4 ),449-458.e3

Saubermann, Lawrence J; Deneau, Mark; Falcone, Richard A; Murray, Karen F; Ali, Sabina; Kohli, Rohit; Ekong, Udeme D; Valentino, Pamela L; Grossman, Andrew B; Rand, Elizabeth B; Jonas, Maureen M; Saeed, Shehzad A; Kamath, Binita M (2017. )Hepatic Issues and Complications Associated With Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Clinical Report From the NASPGHAN Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Hepatology Committees.Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, ,64 (4 ),639-652

Lobeck, Inna N; Dupree, Phylicia; Falcone, Richard A; Lin, Tom K; Trout, Andrew T; Nathan, Jaimie D; Tiao, Greg M (2017. )The presentation and management of choledochocele (type III choledochal cyst): A 40-year systematic review of the literature.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,52 (4 ),644-649

Gurria, Juan P; Haas, Lynn; Hossain, Md Monir; Bhuiyan, Mohammad Alfrad Nobel; Troutt, Misty; Moody, Suzanne; Falcone, Richard A (2017. )Pediatric trauma under-triage in Ohio.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,

Kim, Paul T; McCagg, Jillian; Dundon, Ashley; Ziesler, Zach; Moody, Suzanne; Falcone, Richard A (2017. )Consistent screening of admitted infants with head injuries reveals high rate of nonaccidental trauma.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,

Letton, Robert W; Campbell, Brendan T; Falcone, Richard A; Gaines, Barbara A; Gourlay, David M; Groner, Jonathan I; Mooney, David P; Nance, Michael L; Notrica, David M; Petty, John K; Sartorelli, Kennith H (2017. )Letter to the Editor: "Post-traumatic liver and splenic pseudoaneurysms in children: Diagnosis, management, and follow-up screening using contrast enhanced ultrasound (CEUS)" by Durkin et al J Pediatr Surg 51 (2016) 289-292.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,52 (2 ),367-368

Kim, Paul T; Falcone, Richard A (2017. )The use of telemedicine in the care of the pediatric trauma patient.Seminars in pediatric surgery, ,26 (1 ),47-53

Kim, Paul T; Falcone, Richard A (2017. )Nonaccidental Trauma in Pediatric Surgery.The Surgical clinics of North America, ,97 (1 ),21-33

Knod, J Leslie; Holder, Monica; Cortez, Alexander R; Martinez-Leo, Bruno; Kern, Patricia; Saeed, Shehzad; Warner, Brad; Dickie, Belinda; Falcone, Richard A; von Allmen, Daniel; Frischer, Jason S (2016. )Surgical outcomes, bowel habits and quality of life in young patients after ileoanal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,51 (8 ),1246-50

Walther, Ashley E; Falcone, Richard A; Pritts, Timothy A; Hanseman, Dennis J; Robinson, Bryce R H (2016. )Pediatric and adult trauma centers differ in evaluation, treatment, and outcomes for severely injured adolescents.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,51 (8 ),1346-50

Falcone, Richard A; Edmunds, Patrick; Lee, Emily; Gardner, Dawne; Price, Kimberly; Gittelman, Michael; Pomerantz, Wendy; Besl, John; Madhavan, Gowri; Phelan, Kieran J (2016. )Volunteer driven home safety intervention results in significant reduction in pediatric injuries: A model for community based injury reduction.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,51 (7 ),1162-9

Falcone, Richard A (2016. )Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,80 (5 ),685-8

Falcone, Richard A; Milliken, William J; Bensard, Denis D; Haas, Lynn; Daugherty, Margot; Gray, Lisa; Tuggle, David W; Garcia, Victor F (2016. )A paradigm for achieving successful pediatric trauma verification in the absence of pediatric surgical specialists while ensuring quality of care.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,80 (3 ),433-9

Webster, Danielle L; Fei, Lin; Falcone, Richard A; Kaplan, Jennifer M (2015. )Higher-volume hypertonic saline and increased thrombotic risk in pediatric traumatic brain injury.Journal of critical care, ,30 (6 ),1267-71

Alali, Aziz S; Gomez, David; Sathya, Chethan; Burd, Randall S; Mainprize, Todd G; Moulton, Richard; Falcone, Richard A; de Mestral, Charles; Nathens, Avery (2015. )Intracranial pressure monitoring among children with severe traumatic brain injury.Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics, ,1-10

Calder, Bennett W; Vogel, Adam M; Zhang, Jingwen; Mauldin, Patrick D; Huang, Eunice Y; Savoie, Kate B; Santore, Matthew T; Tsao, KuoJen; Ostovar-Kermani, Tiffany G; Falcone, Richard A; Dassinger, M Sidney; Recicar, John; Haynes, Jeffrey H; Blakely, Martin L; Russell, Robert T; Naik-Mathuria, Bindi J; St Peter, Shawn D; Mooney, David P; Onwubiko, Chinwendu; Upperman, Jeffrey S; Zagory, Jessica A; Streck, Christian J (2017. )Focused assessment with sonography for trauma in children after blunt abdominal trauma: A multi-institutional analysis.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,83 (2 ),218-224

Naik-Mathuria, Bindi J; Rosenfeld, Eric H; Vogel, Adam; Gosain, Ankush; Burd, Randall; Falcone, Richard A; Thakkar, Rajan; Gaines, Barbara; Mooney, David; Escobar, Mauricio; Jafri, Mubeen; Stallion, Anthony; Klinkner, Denise B; Russell, Robert; Campbell, Brendan; Burke, Rita V; Upperman, Jeffrey; Juang, David; St Peter, Shawn; Fenton, Stephon J; Beaudin, Marianne; Wills, Hale; Polites, Stephanie; Pattyn, Adam; Leeper, Christine; Veras, Laura V; Maizlin, Ilan; Thaker, Shefali; Smith, Alexis; Waddell, Megan; Drews, Joseph; Gilmore, James; Armstrong, Lindsey; Alex Ler, Alexis; Moody, Suzanne; Behrens, Brandon; Carmant, Laurence (2017. )Proposed Clinical Pathway for Non-Operative Management of High-Grade Pediatric Pancreatic Injuries based on a Multicenter Analysis: A Pediatric Trauma Society Collaborative.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,

Kuhls D.A.;Falcone R.A.;Bonne S.;Bulger E.M.;Campbell B.T.;Cooper Z.;Dicker R.A.;Duncan T.K.;Kuncir E.J.;Lamis D.A.;Letton R.W.;Masiakos P.T.;Stewart R.M.;Knudson M.M. (02-01-2020. )Prevention of firearm injuries: It all begins with a conversation.Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, ,88 (2 ),E77-E81

Rosenfeld E.H.;Vogel A.M.;Jafri M.;Burd R.;Russell R.;Beaudin M.;Sandler A.;Thakkar R.;Falcone R.A.;Wills H.;Upperman J.;Burke R.V.;Escobar M.A.;Klinkner D.B.;Gaines B.A.;Gosain A.;Campbell B.T.;Mooney D.;Stallion A.;Fenton S.J.;Prince J.M.;Juang D.;Kreykes N.;Naik-Mathuria B.J. (08-08-2019. )Management and outcomes of peripancreatic fluid collections and pseudocysts following non-operative .Pediatric Surgery International, ,35 (8 ),861-867

Kohler J.E.;Falcone R.A.;Fallat M.E. (06-01-2019. )Rural health, telemedicine and access for pediatric surgery.Current opinion in pediatrics, ,31 (3 ),391-398

Gurria J.P.;Nolan H.;Polites S.;Threlkeld M.;Arata K.;Phipps L.;Muth A.;Falcone R.A. (05-01-2019. )Don't Get Stuck: A Quality Improvement Project to Reduce Perioperative Blood-Borne Pathogen Exposure.Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, ,45 (5 ),329-336

Koberlein G.C.;Trout A.T.;Rigsby C.K.;Iyer R.S.;Alazraki A.L.;Anupindi S.A.;Bardo D.M.E.;Brown B.P.;Chan S.S.;Chandra T.;Dillman J.R.;Dorfman S.R.;Falcone R.A.;Garber M.D.;Joseph M.M.;Nguyen J.C.;Safdar N.M.;Karmazyn B. (05-01-2019. )ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Appendicitis-Child.Journal of the American College of Radiology, ,16 (5 ),S252-S263

Kadom N.;Palasis S.;Pruthi S.;Biffl W.L.;Booth T.N.;Desai N.K.;Falcone R.A.;Jones J.Y.;Joseph M.M.;Kulkarni A.V.;Marin J.R.;Milla S.S.;Mirsky D.M.;Myseros J.S.;Reitman C.;Robertson R.L.;Ryan M.E.;Saigal G.;Schulz J.;Soares B.P.;Tekes A.;Trout A.T.;Whitehead M.T.;Karmazyn B. (05-01-2019. )ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Spine Trauma-Child.Journal of the American College of Radiology, ,16 (5 ),S286-S299

Vogel A.;Zhang J.;Mauldin P.;Williams R.;Huang E.;Santore M.;Tsao K.;Falcone R.;Dassinger M.;Haynes J.;Blakely M.;Russell R.;Naik-Mathuria B.;St Peter S.;Mooney D.;Upperman J.;Streck C. (04-08-2019. )Variability in the evalution of pediatric blunt abdominal trauma.Pediatric Surgery International, ,35 (4 ),479-485

Lyles J.;Falcone R.;Kocoshis S. (02-01-2019. )Unusual Etiology for Subacute Terminal Ileitis in a 5-Year-Old Boy.Gastroenterology, ,156 (3 ),556-557

Jensen A.R.;Bullaro F.;Falcone R.A.;Daugherty M.;Young L.C.;McLaughlin C.;Park C.;Lane C.;Prince J.M.;Scherzer D.J.;Maa T.;Dunn J.;Wining L.;Hess J.;Santos M.C.;O'Neill J.;Katz E.;O'Bosky K.;Young T.;Christison-Lagay E.;Ahmed O.;Burd R.S.;Auerbach M. (01-01-2019. )EAST multicenter trial of simulation-based team training for pediatric trauma: Resuscitation task co.American Journal of Surgery, ,

Patel S.K.;Gozal Y.M.;Krueger B.M.;Bayley J.C.;Moody S.;Andaluz N.;Falcone R.A.;Bierbrauer K.S. (10-01-2018. )Routine surveillance imaging following mild traumatic brain injury with intracranial hemorrhage may .Journal of Pediatric Surgery, ,53 (10 ),2048-2054

Rosenfeld E.;Vogel A.;Russell R.;Maizlin I.;Klinkner D.;Polites S.;Gaines B.;Leeper C.;Anthony S.;Waddell M.;St. Peter S.;Juang D.;Thakkar R.;Drews J.;Behrens B.;Jafri M.;Burd R.;Beaudin M.;Carmant L.;Falcone R.;Moody S.;Naik-Mathuria B. (09-01-2018. )Comparison of diagnostic imaging modalities for the evaluation of pancreatic duct injury in children.Pediatric Surgery International, ,34 (9 ),961-966

Falcone R. (07-01-2018. )EDITORIAL CRITIQUE .Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, ,85 (1 ),76-77

Dillman J.R.;Rigsby C.K.;Iyer R.S.;Alazraki A.L.;Anupindi S.A.;Brown B.P.;Chan S.S.;Dorfman S.R.;Falcone R.A.;Garber M.D.;Nguyen J.C.;Peters C.A.;Safdar N.M.;Trout A.T.;Karmazyn B.K. (05-01-2018. )ACR Appropriateness Criteria ® Hematuria-Child.Journal of the American College of Radiology, ,15 (5 ),S91-S103

Caruso M.;Daugherty M.;Moody S.;Falcone R.;Bierbrauer K.;Geis G. (12-01-2017. )Lessons learned from administration of high-dose methylprednisolone sodium succinate for acute pedia.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics, ,20 (6 ),567-574

Arbra C.A.;Vogel A.M.;Zhang J.;Mauldin P.D.;Huang E.Y.;Savoie K.B.;Santore M.T.;Tsao K.;Ostovar-Kermani T.G.;Falcone R.A.;Dassinger M.S.;Recicar J.;Haynes J.H.;Blakely M.L.;Russell R.T.;Naik-Mathuria B.J.;St Peter S.D.;Mooney D.P.;Onwubiko C.;Upperman J.S.;Streck C.J. (10-01-2017. )Acute procedural interventions after pediatric blunt abdominal trauma: A prospective multicenter eva.Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, ,83 (4 ),597-602

Naik-Mathuria B.J.;Rosenfeld E.H.;Gosain A.;Burd R.;Falcone R.A.;Thakkar R.;Gaines B.;Mooney D.;Escobar M.;Jafri M.;Stallion A.;Klinkner D.B.;Russell R.;Campbell B.;Burke R.V.;Upperman J.;Juang D.;St Peter S.;Fenton S.J.;Beaudin M.;Wills H.;Vogel A.;Polites S.;Pattyn A.;Leeper C.;Veras L.V.;Maizlin I.;Thaker S.;Smith A.;Waddell M.;Drews J.;Gilmore J.;Armstrong L.;Sandler A.;Moody S.;Behrens B.;Carmant L. (10-01-2017. )Proposed clinical pathway for nonoperative management of high-grade pediatric pancreatic injuries ba.Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, ,83 (4 ),589-596

Falcone R.;Haas L. (01-01-2017. )Organizing the hospital for pediatric trauma care.Pediatric Trauma: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment, Second Edition, ,39-47

Shook J.E.;Callahan J.M.;Chun T.H.;Conners G.P.;Conway E.E.;Dudley N.C.;Gross T.K.;Lane N.E.;Macias C.G.;Timm N.L.;Quinlan K.;Agran P.F.;Burns M.;Denny S.;Hirsh M.;Johnston B.;Monroe K.;Powell E.C.;Schaechter J.;Zonfrillo M.R.;Conway E.E.;Agus M.S.D.;Hsu B.S.;Hupp S.R.;Poss W.B.;Stockwell J.A.;Straumanis J.P.;Vernon D.D.;Otsuka N.Y.;Abzug J.M.;Ganley T.;Herman M.;Hyman J.E.;Segal L.;Shaw B.A.;Schwend R.M.;Caty M.G.;Besner G.;Davidoff A.;Fallat M.E.;Heiss K.F.;Meyers R.L.;Moss R.L.;Meyer K.;Heiman H.S.;Holcomb R.G.;Meyer M.T.;Pershad J.K.;Stroud M.H.;Walsh M.M.;Moss M.M.;Douglas W.P.;Falcone R.;Gaines B.;Haas L.;Cassidy L.;Elsbernd T.;Free G.;Gray L.;Groner J.;Haley K.;Letton R.;Millikan W.;Nance M.;Violano P.;Gray L.;Roney L.;McKenna C.;Pedicino M.J.;Rzucidlo S.;Snow S.K.;Reichter L. (08-01-2016. )Management of pediatric trauma.Pediatrics, ,138 (2 ),

Lobeck I.N.;Dupree P.;Falcone R.A.;Lin T.K.;Trout A.T.;Nathan J.D.;Tiao G.M. (06-01-2016. )Transduodenal resection of a choledochocele (type III choledochal cyst) with sphincteroplasty: A cas.Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports, ,9 ,26-30

Alali A.;Gomez D.;Sathya C.;Burd R.;Mainprize T.;Moulton R.;Falcone R.;De Mestral C.;Nathens A. (11-01-2015. )Intracranial pressure monitoring among children with severe traumatic brain injury.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics, ,16 (5 ),523-532

Brown R.L.;Falcone R.A.;Garcia V.F. (12-01-2012. )Genitourinary Tract Trauma.Pediatric Surgery, ,311-325

Falcone R.;Makoroff K. (12-01-2011. )Child abuse.Fundamentals of Pediatric Surgery, ,169-173

Falcone R. (04-01-2010. )Pyloric Stenosis in Premature Infants. Wilson MG. J Pediatr 1960;56:490-7.Journal of Pediatrics, ,156 (4 ),591

Rangel S.;Falcone R. (01-01-2008. )Wading through the clinical evidence: A primer for pediatric surgeons .Complications in Pediatric Surgery, ,99-109

Falcone R. (12-01-2007. )Pyloric stenosis, hypertrophic.Pediatric Clinical Advisor, ,475-475

Falcone R. (12-01-2007. )Appendicitis.Pediatric Clinical Advisor, ,50-51

Falcone R. (12-01-2007. )Malrotation & volvulus.Pediatric Clinical Advisor, ,350-350

Falcone R. (12-01-2007. )Rectal prolapse.Pediatric Clinical Advisor, ,480-480

Falcone R. (12-01-2007. )Meckel's diverticulum.Pediatric Clinical Advisor, ,356-357

Falcone R. (12-01-2007. )Anal/Perirectal Anomalies.Pediatric Clinical Advisor, ,26-26

Levitt M.;Falcone R.;Peña A. (12-01-2007. )Pediatric fecal incontinence.Fecal Incontinence: Diagnosis and Treatment, ,341-350

Schweer L.;Cook B.;Bivens K.;Van Kuiken D.;Garcia V.;Falcone R. (01-01-2006. )Family perception: Quality of life following a child’s traumatic injury.Journal of Trauma Nursing, ,13 (1 ),6-14

Falcone R.;Warner B. (01-01-2004. )Hirschsprung's Disease.Surgical Decision Making: Fifth Edition, ,384-387

Falcone R.;Knott A.;Rafferty J.;Warner B. (01-01-2004. )Sacrococcygeal teratoma and teratocarcinoma.Seminars in Colon and Rectal Surgery, ,15 (1 SPEC.ISS. ),19-25

Osuntokun B.;Falcone R.;Alonso M.;Cohen M. (01-01-2004. )Duodenogastric Intussusception: A Rare Cause of Gastric Outlet Obstruction.Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, ,39 (3 ),299-301

Falcone R.;Warner B. (03-01-1999. )Malrotation .Problems in General Surgery, ,16 (1 ),46-57

Contact Information

Academic - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45229
Phone: 513-636-8318
richard.falcone@cchmc.org