Clinical Assistant Professor – Critical Care, Trauma and Burn

Amy RushingPhysician, FGP - Critical Care, Trauma and Burn

395 W. 12th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210
Amy.Rushing@osumc.edu

Clinical interests: Resident education, quality outcomes in acute care surgery, acute care surgery curriculum development

Education:
MD: Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2004
BA: University of Virginia, 2000

Licensures:
  • Physician, Maryland Board of Physicians, 2010 - present
  • General Surgery, American Board of Surgery, 2010 - present
  • Surgical Critical Care, American Board of Surgery, 2011 - present

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Books

Rushing AP and Efron DT. Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage and Laparoscopy in the Evaluation of Abdominal Trauma. Philadelphia: Mosby, September 2015

John, PR. Being a Woman Surgeon: Sixty Women Share Their Stories. Los Angeles: Gordian Knot Books, April 2015

Mansfield S and Rushing A. Shackelford’s Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. Philadelphia: Elsevier Health, June 2016

Chapters in Books

Rushing AP, Cornwell E. "Management of Splenic Trauma in Adults." In Shackelford’s Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. 7th ed. -. Philadelphia: Elsevier Health, July 2012

Rushing AP, Cornwell E. "Pancreatic Trauma." In Shackelford’s Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. 7th ed. -. Philadelphia: Elsevier Health, July 2012

Honors

  • 1999 - present Alfred Berger, MD Scholarship, University of Virginia
  • 2004 - present James F. Lind, MD Scholarship, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • 2005 - present Intern of the Year, Department of Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • 2007 - present L.D. Britt, MD Surgical Society Award, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • 2009 - present Eunice Baxter Award for Outstanding Surgical Chief Resident, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
  • 2014 - present Silver Scalpel Award for Clinical Teaching, Wellspan York Hospital Surgical Residency Program
  • 2014 - present Silver Scalpel Award for Academic Teaching, Wellspan York Hospital Surgical Residency Program

Journal Articles

Rushing AP and Scalea TM. "Trauma resuscitation of the elderly patient." Clinical Geriatrics. Vol. 18, (May 2010.): 5-

Zafar SN, Rushing AP, Haut ER, et al.. "Outcome of selective non- operative management of penetrating abdominal injuries from the North American National Trauma Database." British Journal of Surgery. Vol. 99, (December 2011.): 155-165

Zafar,S,Nabeel; RUSHING,A; Haut,E,R; Kisat,M,T; Villegas,C,V; Chi,A; Stevens,K; Efron,D,T; Zafar,H; Haider,A,H. "Outcome of selective non-operative management of penetrating abdominal injuries from the North American National Trauma Database." BRITISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY. Vol. 99, (January 2012.): 155-164

Hui X, Haider AH, Hashmi ZG, Rushing AP, et al. "Increased risk of pneumonia among ventilated patients with traumatic brain injury: every day counts!." Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 13, (January 2013.): 1-6

Hui,Xuan; Haider,Adil,H; Hashmi,Zain,G; Rushing,Amy,P; Dhiman,Nitasha; Scott,Valerie,K; Selvarajah,Shalini; Haut,Elliott,R; Efron,David,T; Schneider,Eric,B. "Increased risk of pneumonia among ventilated patients with traumatic brain injury: every day counts!." JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH. Vol. 184, no. 1. (September 2013.): 438-443

Stroh,D,Alex; Ray-Mazumder,Nikhilesh; Norman,Jason,A; Haider,Adil,H; Stevens,Kent,A; Chi,Albert; Rushing,Amy,P; Efron,David,T; Haut,Elliott,R. "Influencing Medical Student Education Via a Voluntary Shadowing Program for Trauma and Acute Care Surgery." JAMA SURGERY. Vol. 148, no. 10. (October 2013.): 968-970

Stroh DA, Ray-Mazumder N, Norman JA, Haider A, Stevens K, Chi A, Rushing A, Efron D, and Haut E. "Influencing medical student education via a voluntary shadowing program for trauma and acute care surgery." JAMA. Vol. 148, no. 10. (October 2013.): 968-970

Ferrada P, Velopulos C, Sultan S, Haut E, Johnson E, Praba-Egge A, Enniss T; Dorion H, Martin N, Bosarge P, Rushing A, Duane T. "Clostridium difficile-associated disease – timing and type of surgical treatment, practice management guideline." J Trauma Acute Care Surg. Vol. 76, no. 6. (June 2014.): 1484-93

Ferrada,Paula; Velopulos,Catherine,G; Sultan,Shahnaz; Haut,Elliott,R; Johnson,Emily; Praba-Egge,Anita; Enniss,Toby; Dorion,Heath; Martin,Niels,D; Bosarge,Patrick; Rushing,Amy; Duane,Therese,M. "Timing and type of surgical treatment of Clostridium difficile-associated disease: A practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma." JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND ACUTE CARE SURGERY. Vol. 76, no. 6. (June 2014.): 1484-1494

Bosarge,Patrick,L; Como,John,J; Fox,Nicole; Falck-Ytter,Yngve; Haut,Elliott,R; Dorion,Heath,A; Patel,Nimitt,J; Rushing,Amy; Raff,Lauren,A; McDonald,Amy,A; Robinson,Bryce,RH; McGwin,Gerald; Gonzalez,Richard,P. "Management of penetrating extraperitoneal rectal injuries: An Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guideline." JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND ACUTE CARE SURGERY. Vol. 80, no. 3. (March 2016.): 546-551

Bosarge PL, Como JJ, Fox, N, Falck-Ytter Y, Haut E, Dorion HA, Patel NJ, Rushing A, Raff LA, McDonald AA, Robinson BR, McGwin G Jr, Gonzalez RP. "Management of penetrating extraperitoneal injuries: An Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guideline." J Trauma Acute Care Surg. Vol. 80, no. 3. (March 2016.): 546-551

Presentations

"Examining the effects of loxapine in the management of delirium: a retrospective review.." Presented at Eastern Virginia Medical School Department of Surgery Research Day, Norfolk. (June 2007)

"Case report: an incarcerated femoral hernia containing a Meckel’s diverticulum." Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting, Birmingham. (February 2008)

"Management of the open abdomen using a dynamic wound closure system." Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting, Atlanta. (February 2009)

"Acute Care Surgery Point/Counterpoint XXX." Presented at American College of Surgeons’ Committee on Trauma, National Harbor. (June 2011)

"Acute Care Surgery Point/Counterpoint XXXI." Presented at American College of Surgeons’ Committee on Trauma, National Harbor. (June 2012)

"Acute Care Surgery Point/Counterpoint XXXII." Presented at American College of Surgeons’ Committee on Trauma, National Harbor. (June 2013)

"Management of geriatric thoracic trauma." Presented at Maryland Committee on Trauma Education Day, Baltimore. (April 2013)

"Management of geriatric thoracic trauma." Presented at Maryland Committee on Trauma Education Day, Baltimore. (April 2013)

"Techniques in hemorrhage control and resuscitation." Presented at Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, York. (February 2014)

"Acute Care Surgery Point/Counterpoint XXXIII." Presented at American College of Surgeons’ Committee on Trauma, National Harbor. (June 2014)

"Acute Care Surgery Point/Counterpoint XXXIV." Presented at American College of Surgeons’ Committee on Trauma, Baltimore. (June 2015)

"Faculty, Emergency General Surgery Update 2015." Presented at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. (October 2015)

"Acute Care Surgery Point/Counterpoint XXXV." Presented at American College of Surgeons’ Committee on Trauma, Baltimore. (June 2016)

Professional Activities

  • Volunteer Surgeon, Francois de Salles Hospital, present
  • Volunteer, Norfolk Emergency Shelter Team, 2001 - 2002