Arthur Sanford, MD, FACS

Surgery

Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Burns
Associate Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish

Clinical Expertise

  • Burns
  • Surgical Critical Care

Medical Education

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

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery Subspecialty Surgical Critical Care
American Board of Surgery
Surgery
General

Research

  • Improving Nutritional Support of Burn Service Patients by Increasing the Number of Days When 100% of Prescribed Formula Is Given Conrad, P. F.; Liberio, J.; Aleem, R.; Halerz, M. M.; Mosier, M. J.; Sanford, A. P.; Gamelli, R. L., Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association
  • Lightning and thermal injuries Sanford, A.; Gamelli, R. L., Handbook of clinical neurology
  • Emerging infections in burns Branski, L. K.; Al-Mousawi, A.; Rivero, H.; Jeschke, M. G.; Sanford, A. P.; Herndon, D. N., Surgical Infections
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  • American Burn Association consensus conference to define sepsis and infection in burns Greenhalgh, 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Thermoregulation during exercise in severely burned children. McEntire, S. J.; Herndon, D. N.; Sanford, A. P.; Suman, O. E., Pediatric rehabilitation
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Growth hormone effects on hypertrophic scar formation: a randomized controlled trial of 62 burned children. de 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Prediction of mortality from catastrophic burns in children. Spies, M.; Herndon, D. N.; Rosenblatt, J. I.; Sanford, A. P.; Wolf, S. E., Lancet
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Factors altering the sleep of burned children. Rose, M.; Sanford, A.; Thomas, C.; Opp, M. R., Sleep
  • Treatment of extensive toxic epidermal necrolysis in children. Spies, M.; Sanford, A. P.; Aili Low, J. F.; Wolf, S. E.; Herndon, D. N., Pediatrics