Articles, Editorials, Letters and Reviews

Ackland H. Author reply. Add-on assessments of cervical vertebrae after trauma. Aust Fam Physician 2012;41:919-20. See Full Article


Ackland H, Cameron P. Cervical spine - assessment following trauma. Aust Fam Physician 2012;41:196-201. See Full Article


Ackland HM, Cameron PA. Cervical spine clearance in trauma patients. Ind J Neurotrauma 2012;9:79-84. See Full Article


Ackland HM, Wolfe R, Cameron PA, Cooper DJ, Malham GM, Varma DK, Fitt GJ, Rosenfeld JV, Liew SM. Health resource utilisation costs in acute patients with persistent midline cervical tenderness following road trauma. Injury 2012;43:1908-16. See Full Article


Aubron C, Glodt J, Matar C, Huet O, Borderie D, Dobrindt U, Duranteau J, Denamur E, Conti M, Bouvet O. Variation in endogenous oxidative stress in Escherichia coli natural isolates during growth in urine. BMC Microbiol 2012;12:120.


Aubron C, Huet O, Ricome S, Borderie D, Pussard E, Leblanc PE, Bouvet O, Vicaut E, Denamur E, Duranteau J. Changes in urine composition after trauma facilitate bacterial growth. BMC Infect Dis 2012;12:330.


Aubron C, Syres G, Nichol A, Bailey M, Board J, Magrin G, Murray L, Presneill J, Sutton J, Vallance S, Morrison S, Bellomo R, Cooper DJ. A pilot feasibility trial of allocation of freshest available red blood cells versus standard care in critically ill patients. Transfusion 2012;52:1196-202. See Full Article


Barnes SL, Naughton M, Douglass J, Murphy D. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation with plasma exchange in a patient with alveolar haemorrhage secondary to Wegener’s granulomatosis (Letter). Intern Med J 2012;42:341-2. See Full Article


Bellomo R, Bailey M, Nichol A. Letter by Bellomo et al regarding article, "Relationship between supranormal oxygen tension and outcome after resuscitation from cardiac arrest". Circulation 2012;125:e288; author reply e9. See Full Article


Bellomo R, Cass A, Cole L, Finfer S, Gallagher M, Lee J, Lo S, McArthur C, McGuiness S, Norton R, Myburgh J, Scheinkestel C, Su S. An observational study fluid balance and patient outcomes in the Randomized Evaluation of Normal vs. Augmented Level of Replacement Therapy trial. Crit Care Med 2012;40:1753-60. See Full Article


Bernard SA, Smith K, Cameron P, Masci K, Taylor DM, Cooper DJ, Kelly AM, Silvester W. Induction of prehospital therapeutic hypothermia after resuscitation from nonventricular fibrillation cardiac arrest. Crit Care Med 2012;40:747-53. See Full Article


Bohensky MA, Jolley D, Pilcher DV, Sundararajan V, Evans S, Brand CA. Prognostic models based on administrative data alone inadequately predict the survival outcomes for critically ill patients at 180 days post-hospital discharge. J Crit Care. 2012;27(4):422.e11-21. See Full Article


Butt W. Outcome after pediatric intensive care unit discharge. J Pediatr (Rio J) 2012;88:1-3. See Full Article


Combes A, Bacchetta M, Brodie D, Muller T, Pellegrino V. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for respiratory failure in adults. Current opinion in critical care 2012;18:99-104. See Full Article


Cooper DJ, Rosenfeld JV, Wolfe R. DECRA Investigators' Response to "The Future of Decompressive Craniectomy for Diffuse Traumatic Brain Injury" by Honeybul et al. J Neurotrauma 2012;29:2595-6.


Coulson T, Pilcher D, Graham S, Snell G, Levvey B, Philpot S, Teo A, Davies A. Single Centre Experience of Donation After Cardiac Death.  MJA 2012; 197: 166–169. See Full Article


Davies AR.Enteral nutrition in ICU: small bowel or stomach? And how much? . Crit Care Resusc. 2012 Jun;14(2):100. See Full Article


Davies AR, Morrison SS, Bailey MJ, Bellomo R, Cooper DJ, Doig GS, Finfer SR, Heyland DK; for the ENTERIC Study Investigators and the ANZICS Clinical Trials Group. A multicenter, randomized controlled trial comparing early nasojejunal with nasogastric nutrition in critical illness. Crit Care Med.2012 Aug;40(8):2342-2348. See Full Article


Deasy C, Bray J, Smith K, Harriss L, Morrison C, Bernard S, Cameron P. Traumatic out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in Melbourne, Australia. Resuscitation 2012;83:465-70. See Full Article


Deasy C, Bray JE, Smith K, Harriss LR, Bernard SA, Davidson PM, Cameron P. Resuscitation of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in residential aged care facilities in Melbourne, Australia. Resuscitation 2012;83:58-62. See Full Article


Deasy C, Gabbe B, Palmer C, Babl FE, Bevan C, Crameri J, Butt W, Fitzgerald M, Judson R, Cameron P. Paediatric and adolescent trauma care within an integrated trauma system. Injury 2012;43:2006-11. See Full Article


d'Udekem Y, Cheung M, Butt W, Shann F, Brizard CP. Transposition with intact septum diagnosed at nine months: arterial switch? Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals 2012;20:333-4. See Full Article


Eastwood G, Bellomo R, Bailey M, Taori G, Pilcher D, Young P, Beasley R. Arterial oxygen tension and mortality in mechanically ventilated patients. Intensive Care Med 2012;38:91-8. See Full Article


Frawley G, Fuenzalida D, Donath S, Yaplito-Lee J, Peters H. A retrospective audit of anesthetic techniques and complications in children with mucopolysaccharidoses. Paediatr Anaesth 2012;22:737-44. See Full Article


Frawley GP, Fock A. Pediatric hyperbaric oxygen therapy in Victoria, 1998-2010. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2012;13:e240-4. See Full Article


Gantner D, Nichol A. Treatment of severe sepsis. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine 2012;13:199-203.


Godfrey G, Pilcher D,Hilton A, Bailey M,Hodgson C, Bellomo R, “Treatment limitations at admission to intensive care units in Australia and New Zealand : Prevalence, outcomes, and resource use” - Crit Care Med 2012;  40:2082 - 2089. See Full Article


Gupta P, McDonald R, Gossett JM, Butt W, Shinkawa T, Imamura M, Bhutta AT, Prodhan P. A single-center experience of extubation failure in infants undergoing the Norwood operation. Ann Thorac Surg 2012;94:1262-8. See Full Article


Hanna J, Nichol A.  Acute renal failure and the critically ill.   Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine 2012;  13:166-170; See Full Article


Hanna J, Nichol A.  Status epilepticus: an intensive care medicine problem.   Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine 2012;  13:148-151; See Full Article


Hew, Nichol A.  Acute pancreatitis: an intensive care perspective.   Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine 2012;  13:171-175; See Full Article


Hilton AK, Bellomo R. A critique of fluid bolus resuscitation in severe sepsis. Crit Care 2012;16:302.


Hodgson CL, Hayes K, Everard T, Nichol A, Davies AR, Bailey MJ, Tuxen DV, Cooper DJ, Pellegrino V. Long-term quality of life in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for refractory hypoxaemia. Crit Care 2012;16:R202. See Full Article


Jennings PA, Cameron P, Bernard S, Walker T, Jolley D, Fitzgerald M, Masci K. Morphine and Ketamine Is Superior to Morphine Alone for Out-of-Hospital Trauma Analgesia: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Ann Emerg Med 2012;59:497-503. See Full Article


Jennings PA, Cameron P, Bernard S. Determinants of clinically important pain severity reduction in the prehospital setting. Emerg Med J 2012;29:333-4. See Full Article


Jennings PA, Harriss L, Bernard S, Bray J, Walker T, Spelman T, Smith K, Cameron P. An automated CPR device compared with standard chest compressions for out-of-hospital resuscitation. BMC Emerg Med 2012;12:8. See Full Article


La Nauze RJ, Collins K, Lyon S, Bailey M, Kemp W, Nyulasi I, Roberts SK. Outcomes of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy versus radiologically inserted gastrostomy tube insertion at a tertiary hospital e-SPEN 2012;7:e144-e8. See Full Article


Le Roux PD, Cooper J, Guntupalli KK, Silbergleit R, Daily J, Geocadin R, Wijman CA, Suarez JI. The critical care research networks experience. Neurocritical care 2012;16:20-8. See Full Article


Lim E, Dokos S, Salamonsen RF, Rosenfeldt FL, Ayre PJ, Lovell NH. Numerical optimization studies of cardiovascular-rotary blood pump interaction. Artif Organs 2012;36:E110-24. See Full Article


Lim E, Dokos S, Salamonsen RF, Rosenfeldt FL, Ayre PJ, Lovell NH. Effect of parameter variations on the hemodynamic response under rotary blood pump assistance. Artif Organs 2012;36:E125-37. See Full Article


Lindstrom SJ, Mennen MT, Rosenfeldt FL, Salmonsen RF. Veno-right ventricular cannulation reduces recirculation in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Perfusion 2012;27:464-9. See Full Article


Lippmann J, Walker D, Lawrence CL, Fock A, Wodak T, Jamieson S. Provisional report on diving-related fatalities in Australian waters 2007. Diving Hyperb Med 2012;42:151-70.


Lutz K, Wilton K, Zytaruk N, Julien L, Hall R, Harvey J, Skrobik Y, Vlahakis N, Meade L, Matte A, Meade M, Burns K, Albert M, Cash BB, Vallance S, Klinger J,Heels-Ansdell D, Cook D. Research ethics board approval for an international thromboprophylaxis trial. J Crit Care 2012;27:225-31.


Majumdar SS, Padiglione AA. Nosocomial infections in the intensive care unit. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine 2012;13:204-8. See Full Article


Marasco SF, Vale M, Preovolos A, Pellegrino V, Lee G, Snell G, Williams T. Institution of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation late after lung transplantation - a futile exercise? Clin Transplant 2012;26:E71-7. See Full Article

 


McGloughlin SA, Udy A, O'Donoghue S, Bandeshe H, Gowardman JR. Therapeutic hypothermia following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA): an audit of compliance at a large Australian hospital. Anaesth Intensive Care. 2012 Sep;40(5):844-9. See Full Article


Miles LF, Bailey M, Young P, Pilcher DV. Differences in mortality based on worsening ratio of partial pressure of oxygen to fraction of inspired oxygen corrected for immune system status and respiratory support. Crit Care Resusc 2012;14:25-32. See Full Article


Moore EM, Bellomo R, Nichol AD;Review – The meaning of acute kidney injury and its relevance to intensive care and anaesthesia.  Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine 2012;  40:929-948. See Full Article


Namachivayam P, Taylor A, Montague T, Moran K, Barrie J, Delzoppo C, Butt W. Long-stay children in intensive care: long-term functional outcome and quality of life from a 20-yr institutional study. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2012;13:520-8. See Full Article


Nanjayya VB, Nayyar V. Immediate coronary angiogram in comatose survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest-An Australian study. Resuscitation 2012;83:699-704. See Full Article


Paul E, Bailey M,Van Lint A, Pilcher DV.  Paper – “Performance of APACHE III over time in Australia and New Zealand : a retrospective cohort study”.   Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine 2012;  40:980-994. See Full Article


Peake SL, Chapman MJ, Davies AR, Moran JL, O'Connor S, Ridley E, Williams P. Enteral nutrition in Australian and New Zealand intensive care units: a point-prevalence study of prescription practices. Crit Care Resusc 2012;14:148-53. See Full Article


Philpot SJ, Pilcher DV, Graham SM, Snell GI. Lung recruitment manoeuvres should be considered when assessing suitability for lung donation. Crit Care Resusc. 2012 Sep;14(3):244-5. See Full Article


Praeger AJ, Westbrook AJ, Nichol AD, Wijemunige R, Davies AR, Lyon SM, Wills JL, Bailey M, Rosenfeld JV, Cooper DJ. Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolus in patients with traumatic brain injury: a prospective observational study. Crit Care Resusc 2012;14:10-3. See Full Article


Ratnam I, Black J, Leder K, Biggs BA, Matchett E, Padiglione A, Woolley I, Panagiotidis T, Gherardin T, Pollissard L, Demont C, Luxemburger C, Torresi J. Incidence and seroprevalence of dengue virus infections in Australian travellers to Asia. European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases :official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology 2012;31:1203-10. See Full Article


Ridley E, Davies A, Murch L, Nyulasi I, Tierney A, Heyland D. Excellence in Nutrition Therapy: Lessons from the Internatonal Survey and the Best of the Best Awards. ICU Management 2012;12:17-20. See Full Article


Rippel C, South M, Butt WW, Shekerdemian LS. Vitamin D status in critically ill children. Intensive Care Med 2012;38:2055-62.  See Full Article


Salamonsen RF, Lim E, Gaddum N, AlOmari AH, Gregory SD, Stevens M, Mason DG, Fraser JF, Timms D, Karunanithi MK, Lovell NH. Theoretical foundations of a Starling-like controller for rotary blood pumps. Artif Organs 2012;36:787-96. See Full Article


Saxena, Hodgson C.  Intensive care unit acquired weakness.  Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine 2012;  13:145-147; See Full Article


Schneider AG, Lipcsey M, Bailey M, Pilcher DV, Bellomo R. Relationship between illness severity scores in acute kidney injury. Crit Care Resusc 2012;14:53-5. See Full Article


Shekar K, Roberts JA, Welch S, Buscher H, Rudham S, Burrows F, Ghassabian S, Wallis SC, Levkovich B, Pellegrino V, McGuinness S, Parke R, Gilder E, Barnett AG, Walsham J, Mullany DV, Fung YL, Smith MT, Fraser JF. ASAP ECMO: Antibiotic, Sedative and Analgesic Pharmacokinetics during Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: a multi-centre study to optimise drug therapy during ECMO. BMC anesthesiology 2012;12:29. See Full Article


Smalley N, MacLaren G, Best D, Paul E, Butt W. Outcomes in children with refractory pneumonia supported with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Intensive Care Med 2012;38:1001-7. See Full Article


Stub D, Bernard S, Smith K, Bray JE, Cameron P, Duffy SJ, Kaye DM. Do we need cardiac arrest centres in Australia? Intern Med J 2012;42:1173-9. See Full Article


Stub D, Smith K, Bernard S, Bray JE, Stephenson M, Cameron P, Meredith I, Kaye DM. A randomized controlled trial of oxygen therapy in acute myocardial infarction Air Verses Oxygen In myocarDial infarction study (AVOID Study). Am Heart J 2012;163:339-45 e1. See Full Article

 


Thomson A, Subramaniam K, Davies A. Nutritional therapy in acute pancreatitis--time to take stock. Nutrition 2012;28:731-2. See Full Article


Tipping CJ, Young PJ, Romero L, Saxena MK, Dulhunty J, Hodgson CL. A systematic review of measurements of physical function in critically ill adults. Crit Care Resusc 2012;14:302-11.


Tran NQ, Malcontenti-Wilson C, Hammoud S, Millar I, Christophi C, Muralidharan V. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy reduces the severity of ischaemia, preservation and reperfusion injury in a rat model of liver transplantation. HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association 2012;14:103-14. See Full Article


Truong J, Levkovich BJ, Padiglione AA. Simple approach to improving vancomycin dosing in intensive care: a standardised loading dose results in earlier therapeutic levels.    Internal Medicine Journal 2012; 42: 23-29. See Full Article


Varley J, Pilcher D, Butt W, Cameron P. Self harm is an independent predictor of mortality in trauma and burns patients admitted to ICU. Injury 2012;43:1562-5. See Full Article


Young P, Beasley R, Bailey M, Bellomo R, Eastwood GM, Nichol A, Pilcher DV, Yunos NM, Egi M, Hart GK, Reade MC, Cooper DJ. The association between early arterial oxygenation and mortality in ventilated patients with acute ischaemic stroke. Crit Care Resusc 2012;14:14-9. See Full Article


Young P, Hodgson C, Dulhunty J, Saxena M, Bailey M, Bellomo R, Davies A, Finfer S, Kruger P, Lipman J, Myburgh J, Peake S, Seppelt I, Streat S, Tate R, Webb S; The ANZICS Clinical Trials Group.End points for Phase II trials in intensive care: recommendations from the Australian and New Zealand Clinical Trials Group consensus panel meeting. Crit Care Resusc. 2012 Sep;14(3):211-215. See Full Article


Young PJ, Saxena M, Beasley R, Bellomo R, Bailey M, Pilcher D, Finfer S, Harrison D, Myburgh J, Rowan K. Early peak temperature and mortality in critically ill patients with or without infection. Intensive Care Med 2012;38:437-44. See Full Article


 

Book Chapters

Bernard S. Chapter 4: Pre-hospital management. In: Rosenfeld JV, ed. Practical Management of Head and Neck Injury. Chatswood, Australia: Churchill Livingstone (Elsevier): ISBN 978072539562; 2012:Pp57-63.


Currey J, Graan M. Chapter 12: Cardiac surgery and transplantation. In: Elliott D, Aitken L, Chaboyer W, eds. ACCCN's Critical Care Nursing. 2nd ed. Chatswood, Australia: Mosby Elsevier; 2012:291-324.


Davies AR, Cooper DJ. Chapter: Intensive Care Management of Head Injury. In: Rosenfeld J (Ed.) Practical Head Injury.  Pp212-22. Chatswood, Australia: Churchill Livingstone (Elsevier). ISBN 978072539562


Frawley G. Challenges in Paediatric Syndromes: Hurler/Hunter syndromes for Umbilical hernia repair.Ch 64. Clinical Pediatric Anesthesia: A Case-Based Handbook. Goldschneider K, Davidson A, Wittkugel E and Skinner A Eds.  Oxford University Press, USA, 2012.


Frawley G. Challenges in the perinatal period: former premature infant for hernia repair. Ch 52. Clinical Pediatric Anesthesia: A Case-Based Handbook. Goldschneider K, Davidson A, Wittkugel E and Skinner A Eds. Oxford University Press, USA, 2012


Moore E, Bernard S, Cooper DJ, Nichol A. Chapter: Therapeutic Hypothermia: clinical history, mechanisms of action, common complications, current indications and future research directions in the critically ill. In: Valdez Delgado JI, Fernandez Garza VG (Eds.) Hypothermia: Prevention, Recognition and Treatment. Nova Science Publishers. NY, USA. ISBN: 978-1-61942-551-4 (In press – Publication Date 2012 2nd Quarter).


Moore E, Bernard S, Cooper DJ, Nichol A. Chapter: Prophylactic Hypothermia in Traumatic Brain Injury. In: Valdez Delgado JI, Fernandez Garza VG (Eds.) Hypothermia: Prevention, Recognition and Treatment. Nova Science Publishers. NY, USA. ISBN: 978-1-61942-551-4 (In press – Publication Date 2012 2nd Quarter).


Murphy M, Wetzig S, Currey J. Chapter 14: Respiratory alterations and management. In: Elliott D, Aitken L, Chaboyer W, eds. ACCCN's Critical Care Nursing. 2nd ed. Chatswood, Australia: Mosby Elsevier; 2012:352-80.


Nichol A, Rosenfeld J, Cooper DJ. Chapter: Future perspectives for the treatment of TBI patients: decompressive craniectomy, hypothermia and erythropoietin. In: Traumatic brain and spinal cord injury: challenges and developments in research – Translating Research into Clinical Practice. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 978-1-1070-0743-7  


Teo A, Davies AR. Chapter: Brain death. In: Rosenfeld J (Ed.) Practical Head Injury.  2012. Pp311-6. Chatswood, Australia: Churchill Livingstone (Elsevier). ISBN 978072539562


 

Awards

Helen Ackland received the Spinal Research Award at the ASM of the Spine Society of Australia.