POLAR-RCT: A randomised controlled trial of prophylactic hypothermia in severe traumatic brain injury

Granting agency: NHMRC 
Grant type: Project Grant 
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ, Bernard S, Nichol A,Cameron P, Myburgh J, Presneill J
Years of funding: 2009-2013
Actual amount received in 2009 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $323,875
Total funding for duration of grant: $1,958,075
Administering institution:  Monash ANZIC RC


EPO-TBI RCT: A randomised controlled trial of erythropoietin in ICU patients with traumatic brain injury 

Granting agency: NHMRC 
Grant type: Project Grant 
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Bellomo R, Cooper DJ, Street A, Nichol A, French CJ, Presneill JJ
Years of funding: 2009-2013
Actual amount received in 2009 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $185,125
Total funding for duration of grant: $1,848,475
Administering institution:  Monash ANZIC RC


HOLLT: Hyperbaric Oxygen in Lower Limb Trauma: a randomised controlled clinical trial

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial):  Millar I, Williamson O, Cameron P, Myles P
Years of funding: 2008-2011
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $171,094
Total funding for duration of grant: $684,375
Administering institution: Alfred


ARISE-RCT: Australasian Resuscitation in Sepsis Evaluation Randomised Controlled Trial 

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial):  Bellomo R, Cameron P, Cooper D, Peake S, Webb S, Delaney A, Holdgate A
Years of funding: 2008-20011
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $575,782
Total funding for duration of grant: $2,303,130
Administering institution: Monash (ANZIC-RC)


GAS-RCT: A multi-site RCT comparing spinal and general anaesthesia on neurodevelopmental outcome and apnoea in infants

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Davidson A, Hunt R, Stargatt R, Frawley G, Hardy P
Years of funding: 2008-2011
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $122,688
Total funding for duration of grant: $490,750
Administering institution: University of Melbourne


 

Role of post-traumatic hypoxia in the exacerbation of cerebral inflammatory response elicited by brain injury

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial):  Morganti-Kossmann MC, Cooper DJ
Years of funding: 2007-2009
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $125,850
Total funding for duration of grant: $381,750
Administering institution: NTRI



System Characteristics Under Examination (RESCUE)

Granting agency:  ACSQHC (Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Bucknall T, Jones D, Barrett J, Bellomo R, Ruseckaite R, Botti M, Considine J, Currey J, Dunning T, Levinson M, Livingston T, O’Connell B.
Years of funding: 2009
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $50,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $50,000
Administering institution: Deakin


SMAC study – staircase recruitment manoeuvres in patients with acute lung collapse

Granting agency: Allied Health Grant
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Hodgson, C
Years of funding: 2009
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $20,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $20,000
Administering institution: Alfred 


Impact of the Intensive Care Discharge process on patient outcomes

Granting agency: ANZCA
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Santamaria J, Pilcher D, Duke G, Cooper DJ
Years of funding: 2009
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $25,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $25,000
Administering institution: University of Melbourne


 

ARISE-HEE: An economic evaluation of early goal directed therapy in severe sepsis 

Granting agency: ICF
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Bellomo R, Higgins L, Harris A, Peake S, Nichol A, Delaney A, Webb, S
Years of funding: 2009-2010
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $50,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $100,000
Administering institution: Monash (ANZIC-RC)


ANZICS Clinical Trials Group Point Prevalence program

Granting agency: ICF
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Seppelt I, Myburgh J, Cooper DJ, Finfer S, Elliot R
Years of funding: 2009-2010
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $43,200
Total funding for duration of grant: $86,400
Administering institution: University of Sydney


Effect of varying arterial carbon dioxide concentrations (PaCo2) within the normocapnic range on brain tissue oxygenation and microdialysis markers of cell injury in severe TBI

Granting agency: ICF
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ, Rosenfeld J, Wijemunige R
Years of funding: 2009
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $10,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $10,000
Administering institution: Monash (ANZIC-RC)


RELEVENT: Rate of Lower Limb Deep Venous Thrombosis in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury Study

Granting agency: ICF
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ, Westbrook A, Nichol A, Lyon S
Years of funding: 2009
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $8,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $8,000
Administering institution: Monash (ANZIC-RC)


The effect of improving quality of heart failure programs on patient outcomes

Granting agency: Nurses’ Memorial Centre
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Oldland E, Currey J, Driscoll A
Years of funding: 2009
Actual amount received in 2009  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $10,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $10,000
Administering institution: Deakin


 

An observational study of blood transfusion practices in ANZ

Granting agency: Australian Red Cross Blood Service (ARCBS) Program Grant
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ, Bellomo R, Street A, Murray L, Nichol A, Westbrook A, Syres G, French C, Santamaria J, Wood E, Phillips L, Orford N
Years of funding: 2008-2009
Actual amount received in 2009 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $53,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $151,044
Administering institution: Monash (ANZIC-RC)


DECRA: multi-centre randomised trial of early decompressive craniectomy in patients with severe traumatic brain injury

Granting agency: TAC / VNI 
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ, Rosenfeld JV , Murray L
Years of funding: 2008-2011
Actual amount received in 2009 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $22,442
Total funding for duration of grant: $89,769
Administering institution: Alfred 


 

NICE-TBI: Normoglycemia in Intensive Care Traumatic Brain Injury study

Granting agency: TAC / VNI 
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Finfer S, Myburgh J, Cooper DJ, Higgins A
Years of funding: 2008-2009
Actual amount received in 2009 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $49,399
Total funding for duration of grant: $98,797
Administering institution: University of Sydney


Evaluating the incidence and clinical importance of heparin induced thrombocytopenia in the critically ill 

Granting agency: Heart and Stroke Foundation Ontario, Canada
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Warketin TE, Cook DJ, Cooper DJ et al.
Years of funding: 2007-2009
Actual amount received in 2008 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $65,006
Total funding for duration of grant: $71,640
Administering institution: McMaster University (Canada)


 

SAFE-TBI II Saline versus Albumin Fluid Evaluation - Traumatic Brain Injury – Detrimental Effects of Albumin Resuscitation

Granting agency: TAC/Victorian Neurotrauma Initiative (VNI)
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ, Myburgh JA, Finfer S, Bellomo R, Norton R
Years of funding: 2007
Actual amount received in 2008 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $0
Total funding for duration of grant: $227,000
Administering institution: Alfred 



Phase II pilot randomised trial of operative fixation of fractured ribs in patients with flail chest

Granting agency: TAC / VNI
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Marasco S, Cooper DJ
Years of funding: 2007-2009
Actual amount received in 2008 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $96,667
Total funding for duration of grant: $290,000
Administering institution: Alfred 



DECRA: multi-centre randomised trial of early decompressive craniectomy in patients with severe traumatic brain injury

Granting agency: TAC/Victorian Neurotrauma Initiative (VNI)
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial):  Cooper DJ, Rosenfeld JV, Murray L
Years of funding: 2007-2010
Actual amount received in 2008 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $141,659
Total funding for duration of grant: $566,637
Administering institution: Alfred 


Correlation of Clinical and Radiographic Findings in Acute Cervical Discoligamentous Injury with Long Term Outcomes in Road Trauma Patients

Granting agency: TAC / Victorian Trauma Foundation
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Ackland H,  Cameron P, Cooper J
Years of funding: 2006-2010
Actual amount received in 2008  by relevant Administering Institute ($): $51,226
Total funding for duration of grant: $256,131
Administering institution: Monash University


 

ANZIC-RC: National Centre for Intensive Care Research 

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Enabling Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Bellomo R, Myburgh J, Finfer S, Cooper DJ
Years of funding: 2005-2009
Actual amount received in 2009 by relevant Administering Institute ($): 258,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $1,290,000
Administering institution: Monash (ANZIC-RC)


NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship Level II

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Practitioner Fellowship
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ
Years of funding: 2007-2011
Actual amount received in 2009 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $68,000 
Total funding for duration of grant: $340,000
Administering institution: Monash University


Trauma Research Fellowship 

Granting agency: NTRI / Tattersall’s Foundation 
Grant type: Fellowship
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Nichol A, Cooper DJ
Years of funding: 2008-2009
Actual amount received in 2009 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $50,000 
Total funding for duration of grant: $100,000
Administering institution: NTRI


Video analysis of interprofessional communication and decision making in intensive care

Granting agency: Hospira
Grant type: Commercially Sponsored Trial
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): J Currey, T Bucknall E Manias, R Ruseckaite D Pilcher
Years of funding: 2009
Actual amount received in 2009 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $10,000 
Total funding for duration of grant: $10,000
Administering institution: Deakin