2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
University of Toledo
University of Toledo
Case Western Reserve University
San Antonio, Texas
Trauma Critical Care
Dudley P. Allen Research Fellowship, Case Western Reserve University
American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, 1998
American College of Surgeons
College of Critical Care Medicine
Sacramento Surgical Society
Society of Critical Care Medicine
Southwestern Surgical Association
Surgical Infection Society
Western Surgical Association
Western Trauma Association
Honors and Awards:
American Board of Surgery Associate Examiner, 2003
Memorial Hermann Hospital Certificate of Recognition, Physician of the Year, 2001
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 2001
American Board of Surgery Associate Examiner, 2001
Presidential Citation Recipient, 30th International Educational and Scientific Symposium, Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), 2001
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 1996
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 1993
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 1990
Winthrop Wound Care/American Assocation for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST) Research Scholarship Award, 1989
Select Recent Publications:
Kozar RA, Feliciano DV, Moore EE, Moore FA, Cocanour CS, West MA, Davis JW, McIntyre RC Jr. Western Trauma Association/critical decisions in trauma: operative management of adult blunt hepatic trauma. J Trauma. 2011 Jul;71(1):1-5.
Feliciano DV, Moore FA, Moore EE, West MA, Davis JW, Cocanour CS, Kozar RA, McIntyre RC Jr. Evaluation and management of peripheral vascular injury. Part 1. Western Trauma Association/critical decisions in trauma. J Trauma. 2011 Jun;70(6):1551-6.
Cocanour CS. Best strategies in recurrent or persistent Clostridium difficile infection. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2011 Jun;12(3):235-9. Epub 2011 Jul 18.
Cocanour CS. Blunt splenic injury. Curr Opin Crit Care. 2010 Sep 30. [Epub ahead of print]
Phan HH, Cocanour CS. Necrotizing soft tissue infections in the intensive care unit. Crit Care Med. 2010 Sep;38(9 Suppl):S460-8.
Cocanour CS. Ultrasonography for the diagnosis of intraperitoneal free air in chest-abdominaI-pelvic blunt truama and critical acute abdominal pain--invited critique. Arch Surg 2009; 144:142
Kozar RA, Moore FA, Moore EE, West M, Cocanour CS, Davis J, Biffl WL, McIntyre RC Jr. Western Trauma Association critical decisions in trauma: nonoperative management of adult blunt hepatic trauma. J Trauma. 2009 Dec;67(6):1144-8; discussion 1148-9.
Biffl WL, Cothren CC, Moore EE, Kozar R, Cocanour C, Davis JW, McIntyre RC Jr, West MA, Moore FA. Western Trauma Association critical decisions in trauma: screening for and treatment of blunt cerebrovascular injuries. J Trauma. 2009 Dec;67(6):1150-3.
Davis JW, Moore FA, Mcintyre RC, Cocanour CS, Moore EE, West MA. Western Trauma Association critical decisions in trauma: management of pelvic fracture with hemodynamic instabiity. J Trauma 2008; 65: 1012-1015
Moore FA, Davis JW, Moore EE, Cocanour CS, West MA, Mcintyre RC. Western Trauma Association (WTA) critical decisions in trauma: management of adult blunt splenic trauma. J Trauma 2008; 65:1007-1011