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Emergency Department Collaborative Research Group

We are the overarching group for research conducted in the Emergency Department. Our vision is to embed research in clinical practice and education and inform new guidelines and policy.

In 2019, our group published more than 67 articles in peer-reviewed journals, contributed to more than 60 research projects, and were part of successful grant submissions totalling more than $4.5 million…

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An Emergency Medicine Foundation grant will help Professor Julia Crilly, Professor Gerben Keijzers and research colleagues put the impacts of…

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Deliberate Clinical Inertia is the art of doing nothing as a positive response, focusing on avoiding harm. The concept aligns with…

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A small proportion of patients with a headache are diagnosed with serious conditions such as subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH).

About one in…

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Appropriateness of antibiotic prescribing in the Emergency Department

Denny, K. J., Gartside, J. G., Alcorn, K., Cross, J. W., Maloney, S., & Keijzers, G. (2018). Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 74(2), 515-520.

Too clot or not too clot? The influence of travel, marathon running and compression socks on blood clot risk

Zadow, E., Adams, M., Wu, S., Kitic, C., Singh, I., Kundur, A., ... & Halson, S. (2018). Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 21, S31.

Patients admitted via the emergency department to the intensive care unit: an observational cohort study

Crilly J, Sweeny A, O’Dwyer J, Richards B, Green D, Marshall A. (2019). Emergency Medicine Australasia 31 (2): 225-233

Last updated 29 Nov 2019