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Bradley D. Freeman, MD

Professor, Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Acute and Critical Care Surgery Section

Specialty Areas

Acute and Critical Care Surgery
Burn/Trauma/Surgical Critical Care
Emergency Surgery

Board Certifications

General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

General surgery, trauma surgery, burns, surgical critical care, sepsis, septic shock, hypotension, shock, multiple organ dysfunction, SIRS, fluid, electrolyte, acid-base disorders

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health

4901 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108

Office Phone: 314-362-5298
Fax: 314-362-5743

Christian Hospital
Professional Building 1

11155 Dunn Road
St. Louis, MO 63136

Suite: 202N
Office Phone: (314) 653-5806

Education

Education

Chief Resident: Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1997
Fellowship: Department of Critical Care Medicine, National Institutes of Health 1995
Residency: Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1993
Medical Degree: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 1988
B.S.: University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida 1984

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Maximizing the right stuff: The trade-off between membrane permeability and selectivity.
Park HB, Kamcev J, Robeson LM, Elimelech M, Freeman BD
Science. 2017 Jun 16; 356(6343)pii: eaab0530. doi: 10.1126/science.aab0530.

PMID:
    28619885
    [PubMed - in process]
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The effects of salt concentration and foulant surface charge on hydrocarbon fouling of a poly(vinylidene fluoride) microfiltration membrane.
He Z, Kasemset S, Kirschner AY, Cheng YH, Paul DR, Freeman BD
Water Res. 2017 Jun 15; 117230-241. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2017.03.051.

PMID:
    28412584
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tracheostomy Update: When and How.
Freeman BD
Crit Care Clin. 2017 Apr; 33(2)311-322. doi: 10.1016/j.ccc.2016.12.007.

PMID:
    28284297
    [PubMed - in process]
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Predicting Salt Permeability Coefficients in Highly Swollen, Highly Charged Ion Exchange Membranes.
Kamcev J, Paul DR, Manning GS, Freeman BD
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2017 Feb 1; 9(4)4044-4056. doi: 10.1021/acsami.6b14902.

PMID:
    28072514
    [PubMed - in process]
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Endothelin-1 Treatment Induces an Experimental Cerebral Malaria-Like Syndrome in C57BL/6 Mice Infected with Plasmodium berghei NK65.
Martins YC, Freeman BD, Akide Ndunge OB, Weiss LM, Tanowitz HB, Desruisseaux MS
Am J Pathol. 2016 Nov; 186(11)2957-2969. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2016.07.020.

PMID:
    27640146
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Underwater Superoleophobic Surfaces Prepared from Polymer Zwitterion/Dopamine Composite Coatings.
Chang CC, Kolewe KW, Li Y, Kosif I, Freeman BD, Carter KR, Schiffman JD, Emrick T
Adv Mater Interfaces. 2016 Mar 23; 3(6)pii: 1500521.

PMID:
    27774375
    [PubMed]
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Surface Modification of Water Purification Membranes.
Miller DJ, Dreyer DR, Bielawski CW, Paul DR, Freeman BD
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2017 Apr 18; 56(17)4662-4711. doi: 10.1002/anie.201601509.

PMID:
    27604844
    [PubMed - in process]
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Where the Rubber Meets the Road.
Freeman BD
Crit Care Med. 2016 Aug; 44(8)1610-1. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000001700.

PMID:
    27428123
    [PubMed - in process]
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Risk Factors for In-Hospital Mortality in Smoke Inhalation-Associated Acute Lung Injury: Data From 68 United States Hospitals.
Kadri SS, Miller AC, Hohmann S, Bonne S, Nielsen C, Wells C, Gruver C, Quraishi SA, Sun J, Cai R, Morris PE, Freeman BD, Holmes JH, Cairns BA, Suffredini AF, US Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group: Smoke Inhalation-associated Acute Lung Injury (SI-ALI) Investigators (USCIIT-SI-ALI).
Chest. 2016 Dec; 150(6)1260-1268. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2016.06.008.

PMID:
    27316558
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Materials science: Cracks help membranes to stay hydrated.
Kamcev J, Freeman BD
Nature. 2016 Apr 28; 532(7600)445-6. doi: 10.1038/532445a.

PMID:
    27121835
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Endothelin-1 Mediates Brain Microvascular Dysfunction Leading to Long-Term Cognitive Impairment in a Model of Experimental Cerebral Malaria.
Freeman BD, Martins YC, Akide-Ndunge OB, Bruno FP, Wang H, Tanowitz HB, Spray DC, Desruisseaux MS
PLoS Pathog. 2016 Mar; 12(3)e1005477. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1005477.

PMID:
    27031954
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Charged Polymer Membranes for Environmental/Energy Applications.
Kamcev J, Freeman BD
Annu Rev Chem Biomol Eng. 2016 Jun 7; 7111-33. doi: 10.1146/annurev-chembioeng-080615-033533.

PMID:
    26979410
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Implications of Missouri's First-in-the-Nation Assistant Physician Legislation.
Freeman BD
J Grad Med Educ. 2016 Feb; 8(1)24-6. doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-15-00341.1.

PMID:
    26913098
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Back to the Present-Does Tracheostomy Technique Affect Long-Term Complications?
Freeman BD
Crit Care Med. 2016 Mar; 44(3)648-9. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000001458.

PMID:
    26901556
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Partitioning of mobile ions between ion exchange polymers and aqueous salt solutions: importance of counter-ion condensation.
Kamcev J, Galizia M, Benedetti FM, Jang ES, Paul DR, Freeman BD, Manning GS
Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2016 Feb 17; 18(8)6021-31. doi: 10.1039/c5cp06747b.

PMID:
    26840776
    [PubMed]
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Perspectives of Decisional Surrogates and Patients Regarding Critical Illness Genetic Research.
Freeman BD, Bolcic-Jankovic D, Kennedy CR, LeBlanc J, Eastman A, Barillas J, Wittgen CM, Indsey K, Mahmood RS, Clarridge BR
AJOB Empir Bioeth. 2016 Jan 1; 7(1)39-47.

PMID:
    26752784
    [PubMed]
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Highly CO2-Selective Gas Separation Membranes Based on Segmented Copolymers of Poly(Ethylene oxide) Reinforced with Pentiptycene-Containing Polyimide Hard Segments.
Luo S, Stevens KA, Park JS, Moon JD, Liu Q, Freeman BD, Guo R
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2016 Jan 27; 8(3)2306-17. doi: 10.1021/acsami.5b11355.

PMID:
    26735344
    [PubMed]
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Is It Time to Rethink Postgraduate Training Requirements for Licensure?
Freeman BD
Acad Med. 2016 Jan; 91(1)20-2. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000881.

PMID:
    26445079
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Does difficulty functioning in the surrogate role equate to vulnerability in critical illness research? Use of path analysis to examine the relationship between difficulty providing substituted judgment and receptivity to critical illness research participation.
Clarridge BR, Bolcic-Jankovic D, LeBlanc J, Mahmood RS, Kennedy CR, Freeman BD
J Crit Care. 2015 Dec; 30(6)1310-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2015.07.016.

PMID:
    26304514
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Angiotensin Inhibition Is Associated with Preservation of T-Cell and Monocyte Function and Decreases Multiple Organ Failure in Obese Trauma Patients.
Winfield RD, Southard RE, Turnbull IR, Bochicchio K, Reese S, Freeman BD, Bochicchio GV
J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Aug; 221(2)486-94.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.03.051.

PMID:
    26141470
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Application of genetic technology to the care of the critically ill patient.