Arthur Sanford, MD, FACS

Surgery

Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Burns
Associate Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish

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

Surgery - General Cert: AM Board of Surgery

Research

  • 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
  • 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
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  • 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