The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville



The Department of Surgery

Christy M. Lawson, MD

Associate Professor
Division of Trauma & Critical Care Surgery

Clinical Focus

Trauma, General Surgery

Research Focus

Critical Care Nutrition, Early Recovery After Surgery Through Nutritional Support

Education

Medical School
Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Internship
General Surgery, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine

Residency
General Surgery, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine

Fellowship
Surgical Critical Care, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine

Certifications

American Board of Surgery
Added Qualifications in Surgical Critical Care

Professional Affiliations

American College of Surgeons
Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
Tennessee Medical Association
Association of Academic Surgeons

Current Publications

Lawson CM, Daley BJ.
Nutrition risk screening and stratification. Current Surgery Reports. 2015 Sep;3(9):28.

Jeffcoach DR, Sams VG, Lawson CM, Enderson BL, Smith ST, Kline H, Barlow PB, Wylie DR, Krumenacker LA, McMillen JC, Pyda J, Daley BJ.
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs' impact on nonunion and infection rates in long-bone fractures. The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery . 2014 Mar;76(3):779-783.

McMillen J, Lawson C, Rowe S.
Futility assessment of recombinant factor vii activated for the treatment of hemorrhagic shock requiring massive transfusion. Hospital Pharmacy. 2013 Nov;48(9):753-756.

Lawson CM, Daley BJ, Sams VG, Martindale R, Kudsk KA, Miller KR.
Factors that impact patient outcome: nutrition assessment. JPEN. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition . 2013 Sep-Oct;37(5 Suppl):30S-8S.

Current Presentations

Abraham MP, Heidel RE, Smith LM, Daley BJ, Lawson CM. Early thromboprophylaxis trends toward non-operative failure in splenic injury. Presented at Tennessee Chapter of American College of Surgeons; 2016 Jul 22-24; Memphis, TN.

Abraham MP, Hinds M, Tayidi I, Jeffcoach DR, Corder JM, Hamilton LA, Lawson CM, Bollig RW, Heidel RE, McMillen JC, Daley BJ. Quetiapine for delirium prophylaxis in high-risk critically ill patients. Presented at Region IV Committee on Trauma Resident Paper Competition; 2015 Nov 20-21; Atlanta, GA.

Abraham M, Hinds E, Daley BJ, McMillan T, Lawson C, Jeffcoach D. Quetiapine for delirium prophylaxis in high-risk critically ill patients. Presented at Society of Critical Care Medicine; 2015 Jan 17-21; Phoenix, AZ.

Pacifico S, Lawson C, Daley B. Immature granulocyte as a diagnostic and prognostic marker for sepsis. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress; 2014 Feb 22-25; Savannah, GA.

Giesler DM, Sams VG, Lawson CM, Daley BJ, Nickloes TA. Tracheal stenosis based on surgical technique trachetomoy. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress; 2014 Feb 21-25; Savannah, GA.

Rumberger LK, Brantley S, Schumacher L, Lawson C. Code brown: Incidence of diarrhea in critical ill patients on defined enteral formulas. Presented at American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Clinical Nutrition Week; 2014 Jan 18-21; Savannah, GA.

Gallegos J, Bollig R, Taylor D, Daley B, Lawson C, McMillen JC. Rate of Unplanned Extubations following the Implementation of New Sedation Practices. Presented at Trauma Quality Improvement Program Annual Meeting; 2013 Nov 17-19; Phoenix, AZ.

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