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Katie Iverson MD, MPH

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Assistant Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Surgery
Division: Trauma and Critical Care


Research Areas of Interest

  • Global Health
  • Public Health
  • Public Health Systems Research
  • Social Medicine
  • Clinical Expertise

  • Traumatology
  • Publications (20)

  • Mechanical Ventilation Does Not Predict Pneumothorax Observation Failure in the Severely Injured. (Pokrzywa CJ, Figueroa J, Gomez J, Karam B, Murphy P, Iverson K, Morris R, Carver T, Milia D, de Moya M) Am Surg 2022 Nov 30:31348221142583 PMID: 36448872 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85143218984 12/01/2022    
  • Interpersonal violence affecting the pediatric population: Patterns of injury and recidivism. (Kwon EG, Wang BK, Iverson KR, O'Connell KM, Nehra D, Rice-Townsend SE) J Pediatr Surg 2023 Jan;58(1):136-141 PMID: 36273921 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85140626871 10/24/2022    
  • Referral Process for Surgical Management of Tuberculosis in Lima: A Qualitative Study. (Shu-Yip S, Wong M, Iverson KR, Roa L, Lecca L, Sotomayor A, Mody GN) J Surg Res 2021 Nov;267:384-390 PMID: 34225051 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85109435026 07/06/2021    
  • Quality Improvement to Address Surgical Burden of Disease at a Large Tertiary Public Hospital in Peru. (Iverson KR, Roa L, Shu S, Wong M, Rubenstein S, Zavala P, Caddell L, Graham C, Colina J, Leon SR, Lecca L, Mody GN) World J Surg 2021 Aug;45(8):2357-2369 PMID: 33900420 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85105280170 04/27/2021       1 Citation
  • Surgical data strengthening in Ethiopia: results of a Kirkpatrick framework evaluation of a data quality intervention. (Bari S, Incorvia J, Iverson KR, Bekele A, Garringer K, Ahearn O, Drown L, Emiru AA, Burssa D, Workineh S, Sheferaw ED, Meara JG, Beyene A) Glob Health Action 2021 Jan 01;14(1):1855808 PMID: 33357164 PMCID: PMC7782003 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85098672858 12/29/2020       2 Citations
  • The Optimal Distribution of Surgery in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Proposed Matrix for Determining Country-Level Organization of Surgical Services - A Response to the Recent Commentaries. (Iverson KR, Svensson E, Sonderman K, Barthélemy EJ, Citron I, Vaughan KA, Powell BL, Meara JG, Shrime MG) Int J Health Policy Manag 2022 Apr 01;11(4):544-546 PMID: 32892522 PMCID: PMC9309958 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85126293817 09/07/2020    
  • Identifying essential components of surgical care delivery through quality improvement: An updated surgical assessment tool. (Lin Y, Raykar NP, Saluja S, Mukhopadhyay S, Sharma S, Frett B, Enumah S, Iverson KR, Johnson W, Meara JG, Shrime MG) Int J Surg 2020 Oct;82:103-107 PMID: 32810595 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85090222905 08/19/2020       3 Citations
  • Development of a surgical assessment tool for national policy monitoring & evaluation in Ethiopia: A quality improvement study. (Iverson KR, Ahearn O, Citron I, Garringer K, Mukhodpadhyay S, Teshome A, Bekele A, Workneh S, Workneh RS, Zemenfeskudus S, Gultie T, Varghese A, Shrime MG, Meara JG, Burssa D) Int J Surg 2020 Aug;80:231-240 PMID: 32198096 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85082738220 03/22/2020       4 Citations
  • Decentralization and Regionalization of Surgical Care: A Review of Evidence for the Optimal Distribution of Surgical Services in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. (Iverson KR, Svensson E, Sonderman K, Barthélemy EJ, Citron I, Vaughan KA, Powell BL, Meara JG, Shrime MG) Int J Health Policy Manag 2019 Sep 01;8(9):521-537 PMID: 31657175 PMCID: PMC6815989 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85071019997 10/28/2019       9 Citations
  • Management of paediatric burns in low- and middle-income countries: assessing capacity using the World Health Organization Surgical Assessment Tool. (Thomson IK, Iverson KR, Innocent SHS, Kaseje N, Johnson WD) Int Health 2020 Sep 01;12(5):499-506 PMID: 31613329 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85089822120 10/16/2019       3 Citations
  • Framework for developing a national surgical, obstetric and anaesthesia plan. (Sonderman KA, Citron I, Mukhopadhyay S, Albutt K, Taylor K, Jumbam D, Iverson KR, Nthele M, Bekele A, Rwamasirabo E, Maongezi S, Steer ML, Riviello R, Johnson W, Meara JG) BJS Open 2019 Oct;3(5):722-732 PMID: 31592517 PMCID: PMC6773655 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85077394991 10/09/2019       16 Citations
  • Predicted effect of regionalised delivery care on neonatal mortality, utilisation, financial risk, and patient utility in Malawi: an agent-based modelling analysis. (Shrime MG, Iverson KR, Yorlets R, Roder-DeWan S, Gage AD, Leslie H, Malata A) Lancet Glob Health 2019 Jul;7(7):e932-e939 PMID: 31200892 PMCID: PMC6581692 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85067056231 06/16/2019       4 Citations
  • Towards equitable surgical systems: development and outcomes of a national surgical, obstetric and anaesthesia plan in Tanzania. (Citron I, Jumbam D, Dahm J, Mukhopadhyay S, Nyberger K, Iverson K, Akoko L, Lugazia E, D'Mello B, Maongezi S, Nguhuni B, Kapologwe N, Hellar A, Maina E, Kisakye S, Mwai P, Reynolds C, Varghese A, Barash D, Steer M, Meara J, Ulisubisya M) BMJ Glob Health 2019;4(2):e001282 PMID: 31139445 PMCID: PMC6509614 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85064613717 05/30/2019       29 Citations
  • Latent class analysis of the social determinants of health-seeking behaviour for delivery among pregnant women in Malawi. (Yorlets RR, Iverson KR, Leslie HH, Gage AD, Roder-DeWan S, Nsona H, Shrime MG) BMJ Glob Health 2019;4(2):e000930 PMID: 30997159 PMCID: PMC6441245 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85063691027 04/19/2019       3 Citations
  • Mixed-methods assessment of surgical capacity in two regions in Ethiopia. (Iverson KR, Garringer K, Ahearn O, Alidina S, Citron I, Esseye S, Teshome A, Mukhopadhyay S, Burssa D, Safe Surgery 2020 Collaborators) Br J Surg 2019 Jan;106(2):e81-e90 PMID: 30620064 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85058379900 01/09/2019       8 Citations
  • Development of a Novel Global Surgery Course for Medical Schools. (Anderson GA, Albutt K, Holmer H, Muguti G, Mbuwayesango B, Muchuweti D, Gidiri MF, Mugapathyay S, Iverson K, Roa L, Sharma S, Jeppson B, Jönsson K, Lantz A, Saluja S, Lin Y, Citron I, Meara JG, Hagander L) J Surg Educ 2019;76(2):469-479 PMID: 30185383 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85052736721 09/07/2018       10 Citations
  • The Situation of Safe Surgery and Anaesthesia in Tanzania: A Systematic Review. (Nyberger K, Jumbam DT, Dahm J, Maongezi S, Makuwani A, Kapologwe NA, Nguhuni B, Mukhopadhay S, Iverson KR, Maina E, Kisakye S, Mwai P, Hellar A, Barash D, Reynolds C, Meara JG, Citron I) World J Surg 2019 Jan;43(1):24-35 PMID: 30128771 PMCID: PMC6313359 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85052581392 08/22/2018       20 Citations
  • Authors' Reply: Safe Surgery for All: Early Lessons from Implementing a National Government-Driven Surgical Plan in Ethiopia. (Iverson K, Citron I, Burssa D, Teshome A, Ahearn O, Ashengo T, Barash D, Barringer E, Garringer K, McKitrick V, Meara JG, Mengistu A, Mukhopadhyay S, Reynolds C, Shrime MG, Varghese A, Esseye S, Bekele A) World J Surg 2018 Nov;42(11):3814-3815 PMID: 29556877 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85044249167 03/21/2018    
  • Nonocclusive mesenteric ischemia in patients with methamphetamine use. (Anderson JE, Brown IE, Olson KA, Iverson K, Cocanour CS, Galante JM) J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2018 Jun;84(6):885-892 PMID: 29462085 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85048026123 02/21/2018       21 Citations
  • Safe Surgery for All: Early Lessons from Implementing a National Government-Driven Surgical Plan in Ethiopia. (Burssa D, Teshome A, Iverson K, Ahearn O, Ashengo T, Barash D, Barringer E, Citron I, Garringer K, McKitrick V, Meara J, Mengistu A, Mukhopadhyay S, Reynolds C, Shrime M, Varghese A, Esseye S, Bekele A) World J Surg 2017 Dec;41(12):3038-3045 PMID: 29030677 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85031404326 10/17/2017       49 Citations
  • Last update: 12/15/2022