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J. Wayne Meredith, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

J. Wayne Meredith, M.D.

Chair,
Director, Surgical Sciences
Executive Director CIPT,
Professor,



Clinical Specialties

General Thoracic Surgery, Burns, Complex Trauma Care, Thoracic Surgery, Trauma Surgery

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-3813
Department: 336-716-7579

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Education & Training

  • B.A., Emory University , 1974
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine , 1978
  • Residency, Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1981
  • Residency, Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1984
  • Residency, Cardiovascular Disease, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1986
  • Fellowship, WFU School of Medicine, 1982

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery, Surgery - Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery, Surgery - Surgical Critical Care
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic Surgery

Memberships

  • NC State Medical Society
  • Soc Of Critical Care Medicine
  • Am Assn Of Surgery Of Trauma
  • Am Board Of Surgery
  • Board Of Thoracic Surgery

NPI Number

  • 1568447639
J. Wayne Meredith, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

J. Wayne Meredith, M.D.

Chair, Surgery, General
Director, Surgical Sciences
Executive Director CIPT, Childress Institute
Professor, Surgery, General
Childress Institute
Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Pediatrics

Research Interests

surgery/trauma/burns/trauma

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7579 | Department: 336-716-7579

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Recent Publications

Dente CJ, Duane TM, Jurkovich GJ, Britt LD, Meredith JW, Fildes JJ. How much and what type: analysis of the first year of the acute care surgery operative case log. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014;76(2):329-339.

Glance LG, Osler TM, Mukamel DB, Meredith JW, Dick AW. Effectiveness of nonpublic report cards for reducing trauma mortality. JAMA Surg. 2014;149(2):137-143.


Morris JA Jr, Diaz J, Fildes J, May AK, Britt LD, Meredith JW. A research agenda for emergency general surgery: clinical trials. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013;74(1):329-333.

Morris JA Jr, Fildes J, May AK, Diaz J, Britt LD, Meredith JW. A research agenda for emergency general surgery: health policy and basic science. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013;74(1):322-328.

Farrah JP, Lauer CW, Bray MS, McCartt JM, Chang MC, Meredith JW, Miller PR, Mowery NT. Stapled versus hand-sewn anastomoses in emergency general surgery: a retrospective review of outcomes in a unique patient population. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013;74(5):1187-1194.

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.

Glance LG, Osler TM, Mukamel DB, Meredith JW, Li Y, Qian F, Dick AW. Trends in racial disparities for injured patients admitted to trauma centers. Health Serv Res. 2013;48(5):1684-1703.

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, Meredith JW, Chang MC, Hoth JJ, Beard HR, Miller PR. Creation and implementation of an emergency general surgery registry modeled after the National Trauma Data Bank. J Am Coll Surg. 2012;214(2):156-163.

Meredith JW, Hoth JJ. Thoracic trauma In: Fischer JE, Jones DB, Pomposelli FB, Upchurch GR, Klimberg VS, Schwaitzberg SD, Bland KI, eds. Fischer's mastery of surgery, vol 1. 6th ed. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2012: 675-687.


Meredith JW. Looking to the future on the shoulders of giants. J Am Coll Surg. 2012;214(4):385-389.

Miller PR, Wildman EA, Chang MC, Meredith JW. Acute care surgery: impact on practice and economics of elective surgeons. J Am Coll Surg. 2012;214(4):531-538.

Becher RD, Hoth JJ, Miller PR, Meredith JW, Chang MC. Systemic inflammation worsens outcomes in emergency surgical patients. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012;72(5):1140-1149.

Frankel HL, Butler KL, Cuschieri J, Friese RS, Huynh T, Mohr AM, Schinco MA, Napolitano LM, Britt LD, Coimbra R, Croce MA, Davis JW, Jurkovich GJ, Moore EE, Morris JA Jr, Peitzman AB, Pruitt BA, Rozycki GS, Scalea TM, Meredith JW. The role and value of surgical critical care, an essential component of Acute Care Surgery, in the Affordable Care Act: a report from the Critical Care Committee and Board of Managers of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012;73(1):20-26.

Hildreth AN, Meredith JW. Chest injury In: Britt LD, Peitzman A, Barie P, Jurkovich G, eds. Acute care surgery. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2012: 341-357.

Glance LG, Dick AW, Mukamel DB, Fleming FJ, Zolo RA, Wissler R, Salloum R, Meredith UW [sic] [Meredith JW], Osler TM. Association between intraoperative blood transfusion and mortality and morbidity in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery. Anesthesiology. 2011;114(2):283-292.

Moore EE, Knudson MM, Burlew CC, Inaba K, Dicker RA, Biffl WL, Malhotra AK, Schreiber MA, Browder TD, Meredith JW, et al. Defining the limits of resuscitative emergency department thoracotomy: a contemporary Western Trauma Association perspective. J Trauma. 2011;70(2):334-339.

Glance LG, Dick AW, Meredith JW, Mukamel DB. Variation in hospital complication rates and failure-to-rescue for trauma patients. Ann Surg. 2011;253(4):811-816.

Holmes JH IV, Carter JE, Neff LP, Cairns BA, d'Agostino RB Jr, Griffin LP, Meredith JW. The effectiveness of regionalized burn care: an analysis of 6,873 burn admissions in North Carolina from 2000 to 2007. J Am Coll Surg. 2011;212(4):487-495.

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.


Hanks JB, Ashley SW, Mahvi DM, Meredith WJ, Stain SC, Biester TW, Borman KR. Feast or famine? The variable impact of coexisting fellowships on general surgery resident operative volumes. Ann Surg. 2011;254(3):476-485.

Glance LG, Dick AW, Osler TM, Meredith JW, Stone PW, Li Y, Mukamel DB. Relationship between Leapfrog Safe Practices Survey and outcomes in trauma. Arch Surg. 2011;146(10):1170-1177.

Hemmila MR, Nathens AB, Shafi S, Calland JF, Clark DE, Cryer HG, Goble S, Hoeft CJ, Meredith JW, Neal ML, et al. The trauma quality improvement program: pilot study and initial demonstration of feasibility. J Trauma. 2010;68(2):253-262.

Glance LG, Dick AW, Mukamel DB, Meredith W, Osler TM. The effect of preexisting conditions on hospital quality measurement for injured patients. Ann Surg. 2010;251(4):728-734.

Shafi S, Parks J, Ahn C, Gentilello LM, Nathens AB, Hemmila MR, Pasquale MD, Meredith JW, Cryer HG, Goble S, et al. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services quality indicators do not correlate with risk-adjusted mortality at trauma centers. J Trauma. 2010;68(4):771-777.

Glance LG, Osler TM, Dick AW, Mukamel DB, Meredith W. The Survival Measurement and Reporting Trial for Trauma (SMARTT): background and study design. J Trauma. 2010;68(6):1491-1497.

Glance LG, Dick AW, Osler TM, Meredith W, Mukamel DB. The association between cost and quality in trauma: is greater spending associated with higher-quality care?. Ann Surg. 2010;252(2):217-222.

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.

Gomez D, Haas B, Hemmila M, Pasquale M, Goble S, Neal M, Mann NC, Meredith W, Cryer HG, Shafi S, et al. Hips can lie: impact of excluding isolated hip fractures on external benchmarking of trauma center performance. J Trauma. 2010;69(5):1037-1041.

Hoth JJ, Yoza BK, Wells JD, Meredith JW, McCall CE. Pulmonary parenchymal cells mediate toll-like receptor dependent responses after traumatic lung injury. J Am Coll Surg. 2010;211(3 Suppl):S51.

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.

Becher RD, Meredith JW. Trauma systems: improving trauma outcomes in North Carolina [invited commentary]. N C Med J. 2010;71(6):574-578.

Colonna AL, Enniss TM, Meredith JW, Hildreth AN. Celiac artery avulsion and right atrial rupture after blunt multisystem trauma [letter]. Am Surg. 2010;76(7):83-85.

Glance LG, Osler TM, Mukamel DB, Meredith W, Dick AW. Impact of statistical approaches for handling missing data on trauma center quality. Ann Surg. 2009;249(1):143-148.

Gayzik FS, Martin RS, Gabler HC, Hoth JJ, Duma SM, Meredith JW, Stitzel JD. Characterization of crash-induced thoracic loading resulting in pulmonary contusion. J Trauma. 2009;66(3):840-849.

Hoth JJ, Wells JD, Brownlee NA, Hiltbold EM, Meredith JW, McCall CE, Yoza BK. Toll-like receptor 4-dependent responses to lung injury in a murine model of pulmonary contusion. Shock. 2009;31(4):376-381.

Loftis K, Martin RS, Meredith JW, Stitzel J. Investigating methods for determining mismatch in near side vehicle impacts--biomed 2009. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2009;45():256-261.

Glance LG, Osler TM, Mukamel DB, Meredith W, Wagner J, Dick AW. TMPM-ICD9: a trauma mortality prediction model based on ICD-9-CM codes. Ann Surg. 2009;249(6):1032-1039.

Glance LG, Osler TM, Mukamel DB, Meredith W, Dick AW. Expert consensus vs empirical estimation of injury severity: effect on quality measurement in trauma. Arch Surg. 2009;144(4):326-332.

Moore EE, Knudson MM, Jurkovich GJ, Fildes JJ, Meredith JW. Emergency traumatologist or trauma and acute care surgeon: decision time [editorial]. J Am Coll Surg. 2009;209(3):394-395.

Shafi S, Nathens AB, Cryer HG, Hemmila MR, Pasquale MD, Clark DE, Neal M, Goble S, Meredith JW, Fildes JJ. The Trauma Quality Improvement Program of the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. J Am Coll Surg. 2009;209(4):521-530.

Glance LG, Mukamel DB, Meredith W, Dick AW. Hospital performance in caring for injured patients: does the type of injury make a difference?. Arch Surg. 2009;144(12):1121-1126.

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.

Lorenz E, Muhlebach MS, Tessier PA, Alexis NE, Hite RD, Seeds MC, Peden DB, Meredith W. Different expression ratio of S100A8/A9 and S100A12 in acute and chronic lung diseases. Respir Med. 2008;102(4):567-573.

Miller PR, Meredith JW. Tracheal and tracheobronchial tree injuries In: Asensio JA, Trunkey DD, eds. Current therapy of trauma and surgical critical care. Philadelphia: Mosby Elsevier;2008: 278-281.

Kortbeek JB, Al Turki SA, Ali J, Antoine JA, Bouillon B, Brasel K, Brenneman F, Brink PR, Brohi K, Meredith JW, et al. Advanced Trauma Life Support, 8th edition, the evidence for change. J Trauma. 2008;64(6):1638-1650.

Daly M, Miller PR, Carr JJ, Gayzik FS, Hoth JJ, Meredith JW, Stitzel JD. Traumatic pulmonary pathology measured with computed tomography and a semiautomated analytic method. Clin Imaging. 2008;32(5):346-354.

Stitzel JD, Kilgo PD, Danelson KA, Geer CP, Pranikoff T, Meredith JW. Age thresholds for increased mortality of three predominant crash induced head injuries. Ann Adv Automot Med. 2008;52():235-244.

Terrell F, Zatzick DF, Jurkovich GJ, Rivara FP, Donovan DM, Dunn CW, Schermer C, Meredith JW, Gentilello LM. Nationwide survey of alcohol screening and brief intervention practices at US Level I trauma centers. J Am Coll Surg. 2008;207(5):630-638.

Tinkoff G, Esposito TJ, Reed J, Kilgo P, Fildes J, Pasquale M, Meredith JW. American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Organ Injury Scale I: spleen, liver, and kidney, validation based on the National Trauma Data Bank. J Am Coll Surg. 2008;207(5):646-655.

Meredith JW, Hoth JJ. Thoracic trauma: when and how to intervene. Surg Clin North Am. 2007;87(1):95-118.

Martin RS, Smith JS, Hoth JJ, Miller PR, Meredith JW, Chang MC. Increased insulin requirements are associated with pneumonia after severe injury. J Trauma. 2007;63(2):358-364.

Hoth JJ, Hudson WP, Brownlee NA, Yoza BK, Hiltbold EM, Meredith JW, McCall CE. Toll-like receptor 2 participates in the response to lung injury in a murine model of pulmonary contusion. Shock. 2007;28(4):447-452.

Stitzel JD, Kilgo P, Schmotzer B, Gabler HC, Meredith JW. A population-based comparison of CIREN and NASS cases using similarity scoring. Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med. 2007;51():395-417.

Gayzik FS, Hoth JJ, Daly M, Meredith JW, Stitzel JD. A finite element-based injury metric for pulmonary contusion: investigation of candidate metrics through correlation with computed tomography. Stapp Car Crash J. 2007;51():189-209.

Pasquale M, Reed JR III, Tinkoff G, Esposito T, Meredith JW, Fildes J. Impact of age and injury severity on mortality after traumatic brain injury (TBI): an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB) [abstract]. Crit Care Med. 2007;35(12 Suppl):A170.

Hoth JJ, Stitzel JD, Gayzik FS, Brownlee NA, Miller PR, Yoza BK, McCall CE, Meredith JW, Payne RM. The pathogenesis of pulmonary contusion: an open chest model in the rat. J Trauma. 2006;61(1):32-45.

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Professor, Surgery, General

Clinical Specialties

General Thoracic Surgery, Burns, Complex Trauma Care, Thoracic Surgery, Trauma Surgery

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