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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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Latest Emergency Department Research News

Monthly projects enrolling participants

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

Current projects

This study aims to determine emergency department (ED) physicians’ perceptions/beliefs towards neuropathic medication prescriptions to prevent…

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Children frequently present to the emergency department with forearm injuries and often have an x-ray to assess if there is a fracture. Bedside…

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Primary spontaneous pneumothorax (PSP) is a collapsed lung with air in the pleural cavity that occurs without a clinically apparent underlying…

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Clinical research priorities in emergency medicine

Keijzers, G., Thom, O., Taylor, D., Knott, J., & Clinical Trials Group, Australasian College for Emergency Medicine. (2014). Emergency Medicine Australasia, 26(1), 19-27.

Warfarin control in patients transitioning to warfarin after non-vitamin K oral anticoagulant (NOAC) therapy

Bernaitis, N., Badrick, T., Davey, A. K., Crilly, J., & Anoopkumar-Dukie, S. (2018). Journal of thrombolysis, 46(4), 461-465.

Morale, stress and coping strategies of staff working in the emergency department: A comparison of two different sized departments

Abraham L, Thom O, Greenslade J, Wallis M, Johnston A, Carlstrom E, Mills D, Crilly J. (2018). Emergency Medicine Australiasia

Last updated 29 Nov 2019