Arthur Sanford
  • Associate Professor
  • Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Burns
Board Certifications
  • Surgery - General Cert: AM Board of Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Surgery

Lightning and thermal injuriesSanford,A.; Gamelli,R. L.Handbook of clinical neurology 2014 ;120( ):981-986

Emerging infections in burnsBranski,L. K.; Al-Mousawi,A.; Rivero,H.; Jeschke,M. G.; Sanford,A. P.; Herndon,D. N.Surgical Infections 2009 ;10(5):389-397

American Burn Association consensus conference to define sepsis and infection in burnsGreenhalgh,D. G.; Saffle,J. R.; Holmes,J. H.,4th; Gamelli,R. L.; Palmieri,T. L.; Horton,J. W.; Tompkins,R. G.; Traber,D. L.; Mozingo,D. W.; Deitch,E. A.; Goodwin,C. W.; Herndon,D. N.; Gallagher,J. J.; Sanford,A. P.; Jeng,J. C.; Ahrenholz,D. H.; Neely,A. N.; O'Mara,M. S.; Wolf,S. E.; Purdue,G. F.; Garner,W. L.; Yowler,C. J.; Latenser,B. A.Journal of Burn Care & Research 2007 ;28(6):776-790

Insulin sensitivity and mitochondrial function are improved in children with burn injury during a randomized controlled trial of fenofibrate.Cree,M. G.; Zwetsloot,J. J.; Herndon,D. N.; Qian,T.; Morio,B.; Fram,R.; Sanford,A. P.; Aarsland,A.; Wolfe,R. R.Annals of Surgery 2007 ;245(2):214-221

Stimulation of net muscle protein synthesis by whey protein ingestion before and after exercise.Tipton,K. D.; Elliott,T. A.; Cree,M. G.; Aarsland,A. A.; Sanford,A. P.; Wolfe,R. R.American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology & Metabolism 2007 ;292(1):E71-6

Amino acid metabolism and inflammatory burden in ovarian cancer patients undergoing intense oncological therapy.Dillon,E. L.; Volpi,E.; Wolfe,R. R.; Sinha,S.; Sanford,A. P.; Arrastia,C. D.; Urban,R. J.; Casperson,S. L.; Paddon-Jones,D.; Sheffield-Moore,M.Clinical Nutrition 2007 ;26(6):736-743

Sex differences in the long-term outcome after a severe thermal injury.Jeschke,M. G.; Przkora,R.; Suman,O. E.; Finnerty,C. C.; Mlcak,R. P.; Pereira,C. T.; Sanford,A. P.; Herndon,D. N.Shock 2007 ;27(5):461-465

Longitudinal assessment of Integra in primary burn management: a randomized pediatric clinical trial.Branski,L. K.; Herndon,D. N.; Pereira,C.; Mlcak,R. P.; Celis,M. M.; Lee,J. O.; Sanford,A. P.; Norbury,W. B.; Zhang,X. J.; Jeschke,M. G.Critical care medicine 2007 ;35(11):2615-2623

The effects of gammahydroxybutyrate on hypermetabolism and wound healing in a rat model of large thermal injury.Murphy,K. D.; Rose,M. W.; Chinkes,D. L.; Meyer,W. J.,3rd; Herndon,D. N.; Hawkins,H. K.; Sanford,A. P.Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care 2007 ;63(5):1099-1107

Assessment of adverse events in the demise of pediatric burn patients.Gore,D. C.; Hawkins,H. K.; Chinkes,D. L.; Chung,D. H.; Sanford,A. P.; Herndon,D. N.; Wolf,S. E.Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care 2007 ;63(4):814-818

Age-dependent differences in survival after severe burns: a unicentric review of 1,674 patients and 179 autopsies over 15 years.Pereira,C. T.; Barrow,R. E.; Sterns,A. M.; Hawkins,H. K.; Kimbrough,C. W.; Jeschke,M. G.; Lee,J. O.; Sanford,A. P.; Herndon,D. N.Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2006 ;202(3):536-548

Milk ingestion stimulates net muscle protein synthesis following resistance exercise.Elliot,T. A.; Cree,M. G.; Sanford,A. P.; Wolfe,R. R.; Tipton,K. D.Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2006 ;38(4):667-674

Quantification of protein metabolism in vivo for skin, wound, and muscle in severe burn patients.Gore,D. C.; Chinkes,D. L.; Wolf,S. E.; Sanford,A. P.; Herndon,D. N.; Wolfe,R. R.Jpen: Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition 2006 ;30(4):331-338

Effects of oxandrolone on outcome measures in the severely burned: a multicenter prospective randomized double-blind trial.Wolf,S. E.; Edelman,L. S.; Kemalyan,N.; Donison,L.; Cross,J.; Underwood,M.; Spence,R. J.; Noppenberger,D.; Palmieri,T. L.; Greenhalgh,D. G.; Lawless,M.; Voigt,D.; Edwards,P.; Warner,P.; Kagan,R.; Hatfield,S.; Jeng,J.; Crean,D.; Hunt,J.; Purdue,G.; Burris,A.; Cairns,B.; Kessler,M.; Klein,R. L.; Baker,R.; Yowler,C.; Tutulo,W.; Foster,K.; Caruso,D.; Hildebrand,B.; Benjamin,W.; Villarreal,C.; Sanford,A. P.; Saffle,J.Journal of Burn Care & Research 2006 ;27(2):131-139

Body composition changes with time in pediatric burn patients.Przkora,R.; Barrow,R. E.; Jeschke,M. G.; Suman,O. E.; Celis,M.; Sanford,A. P.; Chinkes,D. L.; Mlcak,R. P.; Herndon,D. N.Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care 2006 ;60(5):968-971

Thermoregulation during exercise in severely burned children.McEntire,S. J.; Herndon,D. N.; Sanford,A. P.; Suman,O. E.Pediatric rehabilitation 2006 ;9(1):57-64

The efficacy of acute administration of pamidronate on the conservation of bone mass following severe burn injury in children: a double-blind, randomized, controlled study.Klein,G. L.; Wimalawansa,S. J.; Kulkarni,G.; Sherrard,D. J.; Sanford,A. P.; Herndon,D. N.Osteoporosis International 2005 ;16(6):631-635

Metabolic and hormonal changes of severely burned children receiving long-term oxandrolone treatment.Przkora,R.; Jeschke,M. G.; Barrow,R. E.; Suman,O. E.; Meyer,W. J.; Finnerty,C. C.; Sanford,A. P.; Lee,J.; Chinkes,D. L.; Mlcak,R. P.; Herndon,D. N.Annals of Surgery 2005 ;242(3):384-389

Influence of metformin on glucose intolerance and muscle catabolism following severe burn injury.Gore,D. C.; Wolf,S. E.; Sanford,A.; Herndon,D. N.; Wolfe,R. R.Annals of Surgery 2005 ;241(2):334-342

Mixed muscle and hepatic derived plasma protein metabolism is differentially regulated in older and younger men following resistance exercise.Sheffield-Moore,M.; Paddon-Jones,D.; Sanford,A. P.; Rosenblatt,J. I.; Matlock,A. G.; Cree,M. G.; Wolfe,R. R.American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology & Metabolism 2005 ;288(5):E922-9

Essential amino acid and carbohydrate supplementation ameliorates muscle protein loss in humans during 28 days bedrest.Paddon-Jones,D.; Sheffield-Moore,M.; Urban,R. J.; Sanford,A. P.; Aarsland,A.; Wolfe,R. R.; Ferrando,A. A.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism 2004 ;89(9):4351-4358

Ingestion of casein and whey proteins result in muscle anabolism after resistance exercise.Tipton,K. D.; Elliott,T. A.; Cree,M. G.; Wolf,S. E.; Sanford,A. P.; Wolfe,R. R.Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2004 ;36(12):2073-2081

Extremity hyperinsulinemia stimulates muscle protein synthesis in severely injured patients.Gore,D. C.; Wolf,S. E.; Sanford,A. P.; Herndon,D. N.; Wolfe,R. R.American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology & Metabolism 2004 ;286(4):E529-34

Insulin decreases hepatic acute phase protein levels in severely burned children.Wu,X.; Thomas,S. J.; Herndon,D. N.; Sanford,A. P.; Wolf,S. E.Surgery 2004 ;135(2):196-202

Growth hormone effects on hypertrophic scar formation: a randomized controlled trial of 62 burned Oliveira,G. V.; Sanford,A. P.; Murphy,K. D.; de Oliveira,H. M.; Wilkins,J. P.; Wu,X.; Hawkins,H. K.; Kitten,G.; Chinkes,D. L.; Barrow,R. E.; Herndon,D. N.Wound Repair & Regeneration 2004 ;12(4):404-411

Hypercortisolemia alters muscle protein anabolism following ingestion of essential amino acids.Paddon-Jones,D.; Sheffield-Moore,M.; Creson,D. L.; Sanford,A. P.; Wolf,S. E.; Wolfe,R. R.; Ferrando,A. A.American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology & Metabolism 2003 ;284(5):E946-53

Influence of fever on the hypermetabolic response in burn-injured children.Gore,D. C.; Chinkes,D.; Sanford,A.; Hart,D. W.; Wolf,S. E.; Herndon,D. N.Archives of Surgery 2003 ;138(2):169-174

Prediction of mortality from catastrophic burns in children.Spies,M.; Herndon,D. N.; Rosenblatt,J. I.; Sanford,A. P.; Wolf,S. E.Lancet 2003 ;361(9362):989-994

Acute response of net muscle protein balance reflects 24-h balance after exercise and amino acid ingestion.Tipton,K. D.; Borsheim,E.; Wolf,S. E.; Sanford,A. P.; Wolfe,R. R.American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology & Metabolism 2003 ;284(1):E76-89

Effects of delayed wound excision and grafting in severely burned children.Xiao-Wu,W.; Herndon,D. N.; Spies,M.; Sanford,A. P.; Wolf,S. E.Archives of Surgery 2002 ;137(9):1049-1054

The use of abdominal computed tomography scan decreases the frequency of misdiagnosis in cases of suspected appendicitis.Naoum,J. J.; Mileski,W. J.; Daller,J. A.; Gomez,G. A.; Gore,D. C.; Kimbrough,T. D.; Ko,T. C.; Sanford,A. P.; Wolf,S. E.American Journal of Surgery 2002 ;184(6):587-589

An increase in the susceptibility of burned patients to infectious complications due to impaired production of macrophage inflammatory protein 1 alpha.Kobayashi,M.; Takahashi,H.; Sanford,A. P.; Herndon,D. N.; Pollard,R. B.; Suzuki,F.Journal of Immunology 2002 ;169(8):4460-4466

Hyperglycemia exacerbates muscle protein catabolism in burn-injured patients.Gore,D. C.; Chinkes,D. L.; Hart,D. W.; Wolf,S. E.; Herndon,D. N.; Sanford,A. P.Critical care medicine 2002 ;30(11):2438-2442

Treatment of extensive toxic epidermal necrolysis in children.Spies,M.; Sanford,A. P.; Aili Low,J. F.; Wolf,S. E.; Herndon,D. N.Pediatrics 2001 ;108(5):1162-1168

Factors altering the sleep of burned children.Rose,M.; Sanford,A.; Thomas,C.; Opp,M. R.Sleep 2001 ;24(1):45-51

Medical School
  • Creighton University School of Medicine
  • Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center, Surgery
  • Creighton University School of Medicine Affiliated Hospital, Surgery
  • Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center, Burn Surgery
  • Shriners Burn Hospitals for Children, Clinical Burn