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Sara Buckman, MD, PharmD

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

Specialty Areas

Acute and Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

Surgical Critical Care
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Care of critically ill ICU patients

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health

4901 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108

Suite: 340
Office Phone: (314) 362-5298
Fax: (314) 362-5743

Education

Education

Residency: Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 2013
Medical Degree: University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 2008
PharmD: University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 1999
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2014

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections: A Focused Review of Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Operative Management, Antimicrobial Therapy, and Pediatrics.
Tessier JM, Sanders J, Sartelli M, Ulrych J, De Simone B, Grabowski J, Buckman S, Duane TM
Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2019 Oct 4; doi: 10.1089/sur.2019.219.

PMID:
    31584343
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Review of the Tokyo Guidelines 2018: Antimicrobial Therapy for Acute Cholangitis and Cholecystitis.
Buckman SA, Mazuski JE
JAMA Surg. 2019 Jul 3; doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.2169.

PMID:
    31268508
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Changes in exhaled 13CO2/12CO2 breath delta value as an early indicator of infection in intensive care unit patients.
OʼRourke AP, Buckman SA, Evans DC, Kerwin AJ, Breunig EA, Bütz DE
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2019 Jan; 86(1)71-78. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000002097.

PMID:
    30575683
    [PubMed - in process]
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Changes in Exhaled 13CO2/12CO2 Breath Delta Value as an Early Indicator of Infection in ICU Patients.
O'Rourke AP, Buckman SA, Evans DC, Kerwin AJ, Breunig EA, Bütz DE
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 Oct 23; doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000002097.

PMID:
    30358769
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Positron scattering from pyridine.
Stevens D, Babij TJ, Machacek JR, Buckman SJ, Brunger MJ, White RD, García G, Blanco F, Ellis-Gibbings L, Sullivan JP
J Chem Phys. 2018 Apr 14; 148(14)144308. doi: 10.1063/1.5024246.

PMID:
    29655347
    [PubMed]
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Near-Threshold Ionization of Argon by Positron Impact.
Babij TJ, Machacek JR, Murtagh DJ, Buckman SJ, Sullivan JP
Phys Rev Lett. 2018 Mar 16; 120(11)113401. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.113401.

PMID:
    29601739
    [PubMed]
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Empiric Antibiotics for Sepsis.
Buckman SA, Turnbull IR, Mazuski JE
Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2018 Feb/Mar; 19(2)147-154. doi: 10.1089/sur.2017.282.

PMID:
    29341844
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Antimicrobials in Critically Ill Patients.
Owen EJ, Gibson GA, Buckman SA
Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2018 Feb/Mar; 19(2)155-162. doi: 10.1089/sur.2017.262.

PMID:
    29272204
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Total cross sections for electron scattering by 1-propanol at impact energies in the range 40-500 eV.
da Silva DGM, Gomes M, Ghosh S, Silva IFL, Pires WAD, Jones DB, Blanco F, Garcia G, Buckman SJ, Brunger MJ, Lopes MCA
J Chem Phys. 2017 Nov 21; 147(19)194307. doi: 10.1063/1.5008621.

PMID:
    29166110
    [PubMed]
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Antibiotic-Impregnated Central Venous Catheters Do Not Change Antibiotic Resistance Patterns.
Turnbull IR, Buckman SA, Horn CB, Bochicchio GV, Mazuski JE
Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2018 Jan; 19(1)40-47. doi: 10.1089/sur.2017.087.

PMID:
    29028461
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Antibiotics vs. Appendectomy for Acute Uncomplicated Appendicitis in Adults: Review of the Evidence and Future Directions.
Huston JM, Kao LS, Chang PK, Sanders JM, Buckman S, Adams CA, Cocanour CS, Parli SE, Grabowski J, Diaz J, Tessier JM, Duane TM
Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2017 Jul; 18(5)527-535. doi: 10.1089/sur.2017.073.

PMID:
    28614043
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ceftazidime-avibactam for the treatment of complicated intra-abdominal infections.
Buckman SA, Krekel T, Muller AE, Mazuski JE
Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2016 Dec; 17(17)2341-2349.

PMID:
    27758148
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Results of a near continuous glucose monitoring technology in surgical intensive care and trauma.
Nohra E, Buckman S, Bochicchio K, Chamieh J, Reese S, Merrill C, Schuerer D, Bochicchio GV
Contemp Clin Trials. 2016 Sep; 501-4. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2016.07.007.

PMID:
    27394384
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Positron kinetics in an idealized PET environment.
Robson RE, Brunger MJ, Buckman SJ, Garcia G, Petrović ZLj, White RD
Sci Rep. 2015 Aug 6; 512674. doi: 10.1038/srep12674.

PMID:
    26246002
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Monte Carlo study of coherent scattering effects of low-energy charged particle transport in Percus-Yevick liquids.
Tattersall WJ, Cocks DG, Boyle GJ, Buckman SJ, White RD
Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys. 2015 Apr; 91(4)043304.

PMID:
    25974609
    [PubMed]
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Positron interactions with water-total elastic, total inelastic, and elastic differential cross section measurements.
Tattersall W, Chiari L, Machacek JR, Anderson E, White RD, Brunger MJ, Buckman SJ, Garcia G, Blanco F, Sullivan JP
J Chem Phys. 2014 Jan 28; 140(4)044320. doi: 10.1063/1.4862685.

PMID:
    25669536
    [PubMed]
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Low energy positron interactions with uracil--total scattering, positronium formation, and differential elastic scattering cross sections.
Anderson EK, Boadle RA, Machacek JR, Chiari L, Makochekanwa C, Buckman SJ, Brunger MJ, Garcia G, Blanco F, Ingolfsson O, Sullivan JP
J Chem Phys. 2014 Jul 21; 141(3)034306. doi: 10.1063/1.4887072.

PMID:
    25053319
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cross sections for positron impact with 2,2,4-trimethylpentane.
Chiari L, Zecca A, Blanco F, García G, Perkins MV, Buckman SJ, Brunger MJ
J Phys Chem A. 2014 Aug 21; 118(33)6466-72. doi: 10.1021/jp502632m.

PMID:
    24684291
    [PubMed]
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A joint theoretical and experimental study for elastic electron scattering from 1,4-dioxane.
Palihawadana P, Sullivan JP, Buckman SJ, Masín Z, Gorfinkiel JD, Blanco F, García G, Brunger MJ
J Chem Phys. 2013 Jul 7; 139(1)014308. doi: 10.1063/1.4812215.

PMID:
    23822304
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The impact of a brief lifestyle intervention delivered by generalist community nurses (CN SNAP trial).
Harris MF, Chan BC, Laws RA, Williams AM, Davies GP, Jayasinghe UW, Fanaian M, Orr N, Milat A, CN SNAP Project Team.
BMC Public Health. 2013 Apr 22; 13375. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-375.

PMID:
    23607755
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Surgical infections