Robert Shayn Martin, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Robert Shayn Martin, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Specialties

Emergency General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Critical Care

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-3813
Department: 336-716-7021


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Education & Training

  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine , 2001


  • Soc Of Critical Care Medicine
  • Am Coll Of Surgeons

NPI Number

  • 1568514016
Robert Shayn Martin, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Robert Shayn Martin, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgery, General

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7021 | Department: 336-716-7021


Recent Publications

Hayes AR, Gayzik FS, Moreno DP, Martin RS, Stitzel JD. Comparison of organ location, morphology, and rib coverage of a midsized male in the supine and seated positions. Comput Math Methods Med. 2013;2013():419821.

Barnard RT, Loftis KL, Martin RS, Stitzel JD. Development of a robust mapping between AIS 2+ and ICD-9 injury codes. Accid Anal Prev. 2013;52():133-143.

Hildreth AN, Martin RS, Meredith JW. Introduction to trauma care In: Peitzman AB, Schwab CW, Yealy DM, Rhodes M, Fabian TC, eds. The trauma manual: trauma and acute care surgery. 4th ed. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2013: 1-9.

Bowton DL, Hite RD, Martin RS, Sherertz R. The impact of hospital-wide use of a tapered-cuff endotracheal tube on the incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia. Respir Care. 2013;58(10):1582-1587.

Weaver AA, Barnard RT, Kilgo PD, Martin RS, Stitzel JD. Mortality-based quantification of injury severity for frequently occurring motor vehicle crash injuries. Ann Adv Automot Med. 2013;57():235-246.

Martin RS, Meredith JW. Management of acute trauma In: Townsend CM Jr, Beauchamp RD, Evers BM, Mattox KL, eds. Sabiston textbook of surgery: the biological basis of modern surgical practice. 19th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders;2012: 430-470.

Becher RD, Colonna AL, Enniss TM, Weaver AA, Crane DK, Martin RS, Mowery NT, Miller PR, Stitzel JD, Hoth JJ. An innovative approach to predict the development of adult respiratory distress syndrome in patients with blunt trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012;73(5):1229-1235.

Loftis KL, Pranikoff T, Anthony EY, Meredith JW, Martin RS, Stitzel JD. Pediatric occupants, restraint use, and injuries in motor vehicle crashes--biomed 2011. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2011;47():94-99.

Mowery NT, Dougherty SD, Hildreth AN, Holmes JH IV, Chang MC, Martin RS, Hoth JJ, Meredith JW, Miller PR. Emergency department length of stay is an independent predictor of hospital mortality in trauma activation patients. J Trauma. 2011;70(6):1317-1325.

Becher RD, Hoth JJ, Neff LP, Rebo JJ, Martin RS, Miller PR. Multidrug-resistant pathogens and pneumonia: comparing the trauma and surgical intensive care units. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2011;12(4):267-272.

Gayzik FS, Moreno DP, Geer CP, Wuertzer SD, Martin RS, Stitzel JD. Development of a full body CAD dataset for computational modeling: a multi-modality approach. Ann Biomed Eng. 2011;39(10):2568-2583.

Hildreth AN, Enniss T, Martin RS, Miller PR, Mitten-Long D, Gasaway J, Chang MC, Hoth JJ, Mowery NT, Meredith JW, et al. Surgical intensive care unit mobility is increased after institution of a computerized mobility order set and intensive care unit mobility protocol: a prospective cohort analysis. Am Surg. 2010;76(8):818-822.

Stitzel JD, Kilgo PD, Weaver AA, Martin RS, Loftis KL, Meredith JW. Age thresholds for increased mortality of predominant crash induced thoracic injuries. Ann Adv Automot Med. 2010;54():41-50.

Hoth JJ, Martin RS, Yoza BK, Wells JD, Meredith JW, McCall CE. Pulmonary contusion primes systemic innate immunity responses. J Trauma. 2009;67(1):14-21.

Danelson KA, Gayzik FS, Yu MM, Martin RS, Duma SM, Stitzel JD. Bilateral carotid artery injury response in side impact using a vessel model integrated with a human body model. Ann Adv Automot Med. 2009;53():271-279.

All Publications

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Assistant Professor, Surgery, General

Clinical Specialties

Emergency General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Critical Care

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