Articles, Editorials, Letters and Reviews

Abbott IJ, Jenney AW, Spelman DW, Pilcher DV, Sidjabat HE, Richardson LJ, Paterson DL, Peleg AY. Active surveillance for multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in the intensive care unit. Pathology 2015;47:575-9.


An J, Devaney B, Ooi KY, Ford S, Frawley G, Menahem S. Hyperbaric oxygen in the treatment of calciphylaxis: A case series and literature review. Nephrology (Carlton) 2015;20:444-50. 


Andrew E, de Wit A, Meadley B, Cox S, Bernard S, Smith K. Characteristics of Patients Transported by a Paramedic-staffed Helicopter Emergency Medical Service in Victoria, Australia. Prehosp Emerg Care 2015;19:416-24.


Aubron C, Suzuki S, Glassford NJ, Garcia-Alvarez M, Howden BP, Bellomo R. The epidemiology of bacteriuria and candiduria in critically ill patients. Epidemiol Infect 2015;143:653-62.


Bailey M, McGuinness S, Haase M, Haase-Fielitz A, Parke R, Hodgson C, Forbes A, Bagshaw S, Bellomo R. Sodium Bicarbonate and Renal Function after Cardiac Surgery – A prospectively Planned Individual patient Meta-analysis.  Anesthesiology, 2015;122:294-306. See Full Article


Baptista JP, Udy AA. Augmented renal clearance in critical illness: "The Elephant in the ICU"? Minerva Anestesiol 2015;81:1050-2.


Barber EA, Everard T, Holland AE, Tipping C, Bradley SJ, Hodgson CL. Barriers and facilitators to early mobilisation in Intensive Care: A qualitative study. Aust Crit Care 2015;28:177-82. 


Barlow CJ, Morrison S, Stephens HO, Jenkins E, Bailey MJ, Pilcher D. Unprofessional behaviour on social media by medical students. Med J Aust 2015;203:439.


Bellomo R, Martin A, Cooper DJ. The Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Research Centre. Blood Purif 2015;41:I-IV.


Bernard SA, Smith K, Porter R, Jones C, Gailey A, Cresswell B, Cudini D, Hill S, Moore B, St Clair T. Paramedic rapid sequence intubation in patients with non-traumatic brain injury. J Emerg Med 2015; 32:60-4. See Full Article


Brennan JH, Bernard S, Cameron PA, Olaussen A, Fitzgerald MC, Rosenfeld JV, Mitra B. Ethanol exposure and isolated traumatic brain injury. J Clin Neurosci 2015;22(12):1928-32.


Brennan JH, Bernard S, Cameron PA, Rosenfeld JV, Mitra B. Ethanol and isolated traumatic brain injury. J Clin Neurosci 2015;22:1375-81.


Burrell AJ, Hare JL, Francis PJ, Fitzgerald M, Cooper DJ, Murphy D, Kaye DM, Taylor AJ. Impact of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging - cardiac contusion with intramural hemorrhage. Circ J 2015;79:216-7.


Burrell A, Hayward C, Mariani J, Leet A, Kaye DM. Clinical utility of invasive exercise hemodynamic evaluation in LVAD patients. J Heart Lung Transplant 2015;epub.


Burrell AJ, Pellegrino VA, Sheldrake J, Pilcher DV. Percutaneous Cannulation in Predominantly Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation by Intensivists. Crit Care Med 2015;43:e595. See Full Article


Burrell AJ, Pellegrino VA, Wolfe R, Wong WK, Cooper DJ, Kaye DM, Pilcher DV. Long-term survival of adults with cardiogenic shock after venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. J Crit Care 2015;epub.


Cederholm T, Bosaeus I, Barazzoni R, Bauer J, Van Gossum A, Klek S, Muscaritoli M, Nyulasi I, Ockenga J, Schneider SM, de van der Schueren MA, Singer P. Diagnostic criteria for malnutrition - An ESPEN Consensus Statement. Clin Nutr 2015;34:335-40.


Charrow J, Alden T,  Breathnach C, Frawley G,  Hendriksz C,  Link B,  Mackenzie W,  Manara R,  Offiah A, Solano M,  Theroux M. Diagnostic evaluation, monitoring, and perioperative management of spinal cord compression in patient with Morquio syndrome.  Molecular Genetics and Metabolism 114 (215) 11 – 18. See Full Article


Chesnut R, Bleck T, Citerio G, Claassen J, Cooper DJ, Coplin W, Diringer M, Grande PO, Hemphill CM, Hutchinson PJ, LeRoux P, Mayer S, Menon D, Myburgh J, Okonkwo DO, Robertson CS, Sahuquillo J, Stocchetti N, Sung G, Temkin N, Vespa PMM, Videtta W, Yonas H. A Consensus-based Interpretation of the BEST TRIP ICP Trial. J Neurotrauma 2015;epub.


Christelis N, Wallace S, Sage CE, Babitu U, Liew S, Dugal J, Nyulasi I, Mutalima N, Tran T, Myles PS. An enhanced recovery after surgery program for hip and knee arthroplasty. Med J Aust 2015;202:363-8.


Coleman B, Blumenthal N, Currey J, Dobbels F, Velleca A, Grady KL, Kugler C, Murks C, Ohler L, Sumbi C, Luu M, Dark J, Kobashigawa J, White-Williams C. Adult cardiothoracic transplant nursing: an ISHLT consensus document on the current adult nursing practice in heart and lung transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant 2015;34:139-48.


Considine J, Currey J. Ensuring a proactive, evidence-based, patient safety approach to patient assessment. J Clin Nurs 2015;24:300-7.


Considine J, Rawet J, Currey J. The effect of a staged, emergency department specific rapid response system on reporting of clinical deterioration. Australas Emerg Nurs J 2015:epub.


Cross G, Bilgrami I, Eastwood G, Johnson P, Howden BP, Bellomo R, Jones D. The epidemiology of sepsis during rapid response team reviews in a teaching hospital. Anaesth Intensive Care 2015;43:193-8.


Cross R, Bennett PN, Ockerby C, Busija L, Currey J. Psychometric Properties of a Tool to Measure Nurses' Attitudes to Single Checking Medications: SCAMS-II. Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 2015:epub.


Currey J, Eustace P, Oldland E, Glanville D, Story I. Developing professional attributes in critical care nurses using Team-Based Learning. Nurse Educ Pract 2015;15:232-8.


Currey J, Oldland E, Considine J, Glanville D, Story I. Evaluation of postgraduate critical care nursing students' attitudes to, and engagement with, Team-Based Learning: A descriptive study. Intensive Crit Care Nurs 2015;31:19-28.


Currey J, White K, Rolley J, Oldland E, Driscoll A. Development of a postgraduate interventional cardiac nursing curriculum. Aust Crit Care 2015;28:184-8.


Davidson AJ, Morton NS, Arnup SJ, de Graaff JC, Disma N, Withington DE, Frawley G, Hunt RW, Hardy P, Khotcholava M, von Ungern Sternberg BS, Wilton N, Tuo P, Salvo I, Ormond G, Stargatt R, Locatelli BG, McCann ME. Apnea after Awake Regional and General Anesthesia in Infants: The General Anesthesia Compared to Spinal Anesthesia Study--Comparing Apnea and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes, a Randomized Controlled Trial. Anesthesiology 2015;123:38-54.


Devaney B, Frawley G, Frawley C, Pilcher DV. Necrotising soft tissue infections: the effect of hyperbaric oxygen on mortality. Anaesth Intensive Care 2015;43:1-7. See Full Article


Dyson K, Bray J, Smith K, Bernard S, Straney L, Finn J. Paramedic exposure to out-of-hospital cardiac arrest is rare and declining in Victoria, Australia. Resuscitation 2015 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print]. See Full Article


Finucane OM, Lyons CL, Murphy AM, Reynolds CM, Klinger R, Healy NP, Cooke AA, Coll RC, McAllan L, Nilaweera KN, O'Reilly ME, Tierney AC, Morine MJ, Alcala-Diaz JF, Lopez-Miranda J, O'Connor DP, O'Neill LA, McGillicuddy FC, Roche HM. Monounsaturated fatty acid-enriched high-fat diets impede adipose NLRP3 inflammasome-mediated IL-1beta secretion and insulin resistance despite obesity. Diabetes 2015;64:2116-28.


Forbes AB, Akram M, Pilcher D, Cooper J, Bellomo R. Cluster randomised crossover trials with binary data and unbalanced cluster sizes: Application to studies of near-universal interventions in intensive care. Clin Trials 2015;12:34-44.


Frawley G, Bell G, Disma N, Withington DE, de Graaff JC, Morton NS, McCann ME, Arnup SJ, Bagshaw O, Wolfler A, Bellinger D, Davidson AJ. Predictors of Failure of Awake Regional Anesthesia for Neonatal Hernia Repair: Data from the General Anesthesia Compared to Spinal Anesthesia Study--Comparing Apnea and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes. Anesthesiology 2015;123:55-65.


Gantner D, Mason C. Management of severe sepsis. Anaesth Intensive Care Med 2015;epub. 


Garnero A, Tuxen D, Corno G, Durand-Gasselin J, Hodgson C, Arnal JM. Dynamics of end expiratory lung volume after changing positive end-expiratory pressure in acute respiratory distress syndrome patients. Crit Care 2015;19:340.


Garnero A, Tuxen D, Ducros L, Demory D, Donati SY, Durand-Gasselin J, Cooper J, Hodgson C, Arnal JM. Non-invasive assessment of lung elastance in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome. Minerva Anestesiol 2015;81:1096-104.


Gupta P, DasGupta R, Best D, Chu CB, Elsalloukh H, Gossett JM, Imamura M, Butt W. Delayed extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in children after cardiac surgery: two-institution experience. Cardiol Young 2015;25:248-54.


Hacking DF, Best D, d'Udekem Y, Brizard CP, Konstantinov IE, Millar J, Butt W. Elective decompression of the left ventricle in pediatric patients may reduce the duration of venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Artif Organs 2015;39:319-26.


Hanrahan TP, Kotapati C, Roberts MJ, Rowland J, Lipman J, Roberts JA, Udy A. Factors associated with vancomycin nephrotoxicity in the critically ill. Anaesth Intensive Care 2015;43:594-9.


Harris RJ, Frawley G, Devaney BC, Fock A, Jones AB. A 10-year estimate of the incidence of decompression illness in a discrete group of recreational cave divers in Australia. Diving Hyperb Med 2015;45:147-53.


Hayward CS, Salamonsen R, Keogh AM, Woodard J, Ayre P, Prichard R, Kotlyar E, Macdonald PS, Jansz P, Spratt P. Impact of left ventricular assist device speed adjustment on exercise tolerance and markers of wall stress. Int J Artif Organs 2015;38:501-7.


Hodges AM, Gillham MJ, Lewis CA. Bedside placement of an endobronchial valve to aid invasive ventilation and weaning from extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Crit Care Resusc 2015;17:219-22.


Hodgson C, Bellomo R, Berney S, Bailey M, Buhr H, Denehy L, Harrold M, Higgins A, Presneill J, Saxena M, Skinner E, Young P, Webb S. Early mobilization and recovery in mechanically ventilated patients in the ICU: a bi-national, multi-centre, prospective cohort study. Crit Care 2015;19:81.


Ingelmo PM, Frawley G, Bortone L. We can't tell emergence agitation from pain, yet. Reply to: Stucke and Weisman 'Can we tell emergence agitation from pain?'. Paediatr Anaesth 2015;25:218-20.


Iwashyna TJ, Hodgson CL, Pilcher D, Bailey M, Bellomo R. Persistent critical illness characterised by Australian and New Zealand ICU clinicians. Crit Care Resusc 2015;17:153-8.


Iwashyna TJ, Hodgson CL, Pilcher D, Orford N, Santamaria JD, Bailey M, Bellomo R. Towards defining persistent critical illness and other varieties of chronic critical illness. Crit Care Resusc 2015;17:215-8.


Jamal JA, Mat-Nor MB, Mohamad-Nor FS, Udy AA, Wallis SC, Lipman J, Roberts JA. Pharmacokinetics of meropenem in critically ill patients receiving continuous venovenous haemofiltration: a randomised controlled trial of continuous infusion versus intermittent bolus administration. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2015;45:41-5.See Full Article


Jamal JA, Roberts DM, Udy AA, Mat-Nor MB, Mohamad-Nor FS, Wallis SC, Lipman J, Roberts JA. Pharmacokinetics of piperacillin in critically ill patients receiving continuous venovenous haemofiltration: A randomised controlled trial of continuous infusion versus intermittent bolus administration. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2015;46:39-44.


Jamal JA, Udy AA, Wallis SC, Ranganathan D, McWhinney BC, Ungerer JP, Lipman J, Roberts JA. Can we use an ex vivo continuous hemofiltration model to describe the adsorption and elimination of meropenem and piperacillin? Int J Artif Organs 2015;38:419-24.


Jones D, Hicks P, Currey J, Holmes J, Fennessy GJ, Hillman K, Psirides A, Rai S, Singh MY, Pilcher DV, Bhonagiri D, Hart GK, Fugaccia E. Findings of the first ANZICS conference on the role of intensive care in Rapid Response Teams. Anaesth Intensive Care 2015;43:369-79.


Kaukonen KM , Bailey M ,Pilcher D , Cooper DJ, Bellomo R.Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome Criteria in Defining Severe Sepsis  New England Journal of Medicine (Impact Factor: 54.42). 03/2015; See Full Article


Levett D, Bennett MH, Millar I. Adjunctive hyperbaric oxygen for necrotizing fasciitis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015, Issue 1. See Full Article


Li G, Cook DJ, Levine MA, Guyatt G, Crowther M, Heels-Ansdell D, Holbrook A, Lamontagne F, Walter SD, Ferguson ND, Finfer S, Arabi YM, Bellomo R, Cooper DJ, Thabane L. Competing Risk Analysis for Evaluation of Dalteparin Versus Unfractionated Heparin for Venous Thromboembolism in Medical-Surgical Critically Ill Patients. Medicine (Baltimore) 2015;94:e1479.


Lim E, Salamonsen RF, Mansouri M, Gaddum N, Mason DG, Timms DL, Stevens MC, Fraser J, Akmeliawati R, Lovell NH. Hemodynamic response to exercise and head-up tilt of patients implanted with a rotary blood pump: a computational modeling study. Artif Organs 2015;39:E24-35.


Lippmann J, Lawrence C, Fock A, Wodak T, Jamieson S, Harris R, Walker D. Provisional report on diving-related fatalities in Australian waters 2010. Diving Hyperb Med 2015;45:154-75.


Lo C, Gregory S, Stevens M, Murphy D, Marasco S. Banding the Right Ventricular Assist Device Outflow Conduit: Is It Really Necessary With Current Devices? Artif Organs 2015;epub.


Lo C, Murphy D, Summerhayes R, Quayle M, Burrell A, Bailey M, Marasco SF. Right ventricular failure after implantation of continuous flow left ventricular assist device: analysis of predictors and outcomes. Clin Transplant 2015;29:763-70.


Mansouri M, Salamonsen RF, Lim E, Akmeliawati R, Lovell NH. Preload-based starling-like control for rotary blood pumps: numerical comparison with pulsatility control and constant speed operation. PLoS One 2015;10:e0121413.


McQuilten ZK, Andrianopoulos N, van de Watering L, Aubron C, Phillips L, Bellomo R, Pilcher D, Cameron P, Reid CM, Cole-Sinclair MF, Newcomb A, Smith J, McNeil JJ, Wood EM. Introduction of universal prestorage leukodepletion of blood components, and outcomes in transfused cardiac surgery patients. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015;150:216-22.


Miles LF, Scheinkestel CD, Downey GO. Environmental emergencies in theatre and critical care areas: power failure, fire, and explosion. Contin Educ Anaesth Crit Care Pain 2015;15:78-83.


Millar I.  Hyperbaric intensive care technology and equipment.  Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine.  Vol. 44 No. 1 March 2015. See Full Article


Millar IL, McGinnes RA, Williamson O, Lind F, Jansson KA, Hajek M, Smart D, Fernandes T, Miller R, Myles P, Cameron P. Hyperbaric Oxygen in Lower Limb Trauma (HOLLT); protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open 2015;5(6):e008381.


Mirjalili SA, Taghavi K, Frawley G, Craw S. Should we abandon landmark-based technique for caudal anesthesia in neonates and infants? Paediatr Anaesth 2015;25:511-6.


Murphy DA, Hockings LE, Andrews RK, Aubron C, Gardiner EE, Pellegrino VA, Davis AK. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation-Hemostatic Complications. Transfus Med Rev 2015;29:90-101. See Full Article


Nehme Z, Andrew E, Bernard S, Smith K. Comparison of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest occurring before and after paramedic arrival: Epidemiology, survival to hospital discharge and 12-month functional recovery. Resuscitation 2015 Jan 22. [Epub ahead of print]. See Full Article


Nehme Z, Andrew E, Bray JE, Cameron P, Bernard S, Meredith IT, Smith K. The significance of pre-arrest factors in out-of-hospital cardiac arrests witnessed by emergency medical services: a report from the Victorian Ambulance Cardiac Arrest Registry. Resuscitation 2015; 88:35-42. See Full Article


Nehme Z, Bernard S, Andrew E, Cameron P, Bray J, Meredith IT, Lijovic M, Smith K. Using a cardiac arrest registry to measure the quality of emergency medical service care: a decade of findings from the Victorian Ambulance Cardiac Arrest Registry. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2015; 8:56-66. See Full Article


Nehme Z, Bernard S, Smith K. Early CPR in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest. N Engl J Med 2015;373:1572.


Nichol A, French C, Little L, Haddad S, Presneill J, Arabi Y, Bailey M, Cooper DJ, Duranteau J, Huet O, Mak A, McArthur C, Pettila V, Skrifvars M, Vallance S, Varma D, Wills J, Bellomo R. Erythropoietin in traumatic brain injury (EPO-TBI): a double-blind randomised controlled trial. Lancet 2015;epub.


Nichol A, French C, Little L, Presneill J, Cooper DJ, Haddad S, Duranteau J, Huet O, Skrifvars M, Arabi Y, Bellomo R,corresponding author and On behalf of the EPO-TBI Investigators and the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical  Trials Group. Erythropoietin in traumatic brain injury: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.Trials 2015;16:528. See Full Article


Nichol A, Gantner D, Presneill J, Murray L, Trapani T, Bernard S, Cameron P, Capellier G, Forbes A, McArthur C, Newby L, Rashford S, Rosenfeld JV, Smith T, Stephenson M, Varma D, Walker T, Webb S, Cooper DJ. Protocol for a multicentre randomised controlled trial of early and sustained prophylactic hypothermia in the management of traumatic brain injury. Crit Care Resusc 2015;17:92-100.


Olaussen A, Shepherd B, Nehme Z, Smith K,  Bernard S, Biswadev M. Return of consciousness during ongoing cardiopulmonary resuscitation : A systematic review. Resusciation 86 (2015) 44 – 48. See Full Article 


Pilcher D, Gladkis L, Arcia B, Bailey M, Cook D, Cass Y, Opdam H. Estimating the Number of Organ Donors in Australian Hospitals-Implications for Monitoring Organ Donation Practices. Transplantation 2015;99:2203-9. See Full Article


Preston JL, Currey J, Considine J. Atrial electrogram interpretation improves after an innovative education program. Can J Crit Care Nurs 2015;26:13-8.


Price J, Hoy J, Ridley E, Nyulasi I, Paul E, Woolley I. Changes in the prevalence of lipodystrophy, metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease risk in HIV-infected men. Sexual Health 2015;12:240-8.


Ridley E, Davies A, Cooper DJ. Full-feeding with enteral nutrition is not always "full-feeding" in research and clinical practice. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2015;39:383.


Ridley EJ, Davies AR, Robins EJ, Lukas G, Bailey MJ, Fraser JF. Nutrition therapy in adult patients receiving extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: a prospective, multicentre, observational study. Crit Care Resusc 2015;17:183-9.


Ridley E, Gantner D, Pellegrino V. Nutrition therapy in critically ill patients- a review of current evidence for clinicians. Clin Nutr 2015;34:565-71.See Full Article


Roberts JA, Udy AA, Jarrett P, Wallis SC, Hope WW, Sharma R, Kirkpatrick CM, Kruger PS, Roberts MS, Lipman J. Plasma and target-site subcutaneous tissue population pharmacokinetics and dosing simulations of cefazolin in post-trauma critically ill patients. J Antimicrob Chemother 2015;70:1495-502.


Rosenfeld JV, Cooper DJ. Commentary on "The role of evidence based medicine in neurotrauma". J Clin Neurosci 2015;22:617-8.


Salamonsen RF, Lim E, Moloney J, Lovell NH, Rosenfeldt FL. Anatomy and Physiology of Left Ventricular Suction Induced by Rotary Blood Pumps. Artif Organs 2015;39:681-90.


Santamaria JD, Duke GJ, Pilcher DV, Cooper DJ, Moran J, Bellomo R. The timing of discharge from the intensive care unit and subsequent mortality. A prospective, multicenter study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2015;191:1033-9. See Full Article


Saxena M, Young P, Pilcher D, Bailey M, Harrison D, Bellomo R, Finfer S, Beasley R, Hyam J, Menon D, Rowan K, Myburgh J. Early temperature and mortality in critically ill patients with acute neurological diseases: trauma and stroke differ from infection. Intensive Care Med 2015;41:823-32. See Full Article


Schmidt M, Burrell A, Roberts L, Bailey M, Sheldrake J, Rycus PT, Hodgson C, Scheinkestel C, Cooper DJ, Thiagarajan RR, Brodie D, Pellegrino V, Pilcher D. Predicting survival after ECMO for refractory cardiogenic shock: the survival after veno-arterial-ECMO (SAVE)-score. Eur Heart J 2015;36:2246-56.


Schmidt M, Hodgson C, Combes A. Extracorporeal gas exchange for acute respiratory failure in adult patients: a systematic review. Crit Care 2015;19:806.


Schmidt M, Stewart C, Bailey M, Nieszkowska A, Kelly J, Murphy L, Pilcher D, Cooper DJ,  Scheinkestel C, Pellegrino V, Forrest P, Combes A, Hodgson C.  Mechanical Ventilation Management during Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome : A Retrospective International Multicentre Study.  Crit Care Med 2015;43:654-64. See Full Article


Sime FB, Udy AA, Roberts JA. Augmented renal clearance in critically ill patients: etiology, definition and implications for beta-lactam dose optimization. Curr Opin Pharmacol 2015;24:1-6.


Skinner EH, Haines KJ, Howe B, Hodgson CL, Denehy L, McArthur CJ, Seller D, Di Marco E, Mulvany K, Ryan DT, Berney S. Health-Related Quality of Life in Australasian Survivors of H1N1 Influenza Undergoing Mechanical Ventilation. A Multicenter Cohort Study. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2015;12:895-903.


Smith K, Andrew E, Lijovic M, Nehme Z, Bernard S. Quality of life and functional outcomes 12 months after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Circulation 2015;131:174-81.


Spiegel R, Johnston M, Ercleve T, Nickson CP. The uncertainty of truth. Emerg Med Australas 2015;27:2-4. See Full Article


Spiegel R, Johnston M, Ercleve T, Nickson CP. Final frontier. Emerg Med Australas 2015;27:92-4.


Straney LD, Bray JE, Beck B, Finn J, Bernard S, Dyson K, Lijovic M, Smith K. Regions of High Out-Of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Incidence and Low Bystander CPR Rates in Victoria, Australia. PLoS One 2015;10:e0139776.


Stub D, Bernard S, Pellegrino V, Smith K, Walker T, Sheldrake J, Hockings L, Shaw J, Duffy SJ, Burrell A, Cameron P, Smit de V, Kaye DM. Refractory cardiac arrest treated with mechanical CPR, hypothermia, ECMO and early reperfusion (the CHEER trial). Resuscitation 2015;86:88-94.


Stub D, Smith K, Bernard S, Nehme Z, Stephenson M, Bray JE, Cameron P, Barger B, Ellims AH, Taylor AJ, Meredith IT, Kaye DM. Air Versus Oxygen in ST-Segment-Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Circulation 2015;131:2143-50.


 

Tramm R, Hodgson C, Ilic D, Sheldrake J, Pellegrino V. Identification and prevalence of PTSD risk factors in ECMO patients: A single centre study. Aust Crit Care 2015;28:31-6. See Full Article


Tramm R, Ilic D, Davies AR, Pellegrino VA, Romero L, Hodgson C. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for critically ill adults. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015;1:CD010381. See Full Article


Udy AA, De Waele JJ, Lipman J. Augmented renal clearance and therapeutic monitoring of beta-lactams. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2015;45:331-3.


Udy AA, Lipman J, Jarrett P, Klein K, Wallis SC, Patel K, Kirkpatrick CM, Kruger PS, Paterson DL, Roberts MS, Roberts JA. Are standard doses of piperacillin sufficient for critically ill patients with augmented creatinine clearance? Crit Care 2015;19:28.


Venkatesh B, Pilcher D, Prins J, Bellomo R, Morgan TJ, Bailey M. Incidence and outcome of adults with diabetic ketoacidosis admitted to ICUs in Australia and New Zealand. Crit Care 2015;19:451.


 

Weinkove R, Bailey M, Bellomo R, Saxena MK, Tam CS, Pilcher DV, Beasley R, Young PJ. Association between early peak temperature and mortality in neutropenic sepsis. Ann Hematol 2015;94:857-64.


Youngson MJ, Considine J, Currey J. Development, reliability and validity of a tool, to measure emergency department clinicians' attitudes towards family presence (FP) during acute deterioration in adult patients. Australas Emerg Nurs J 2015;18:106-14.


 

Book Chapters

Farley KJ, Murphy D. Chapter 86: Postoperative Shortness of Breath. In: Symons J, Myles PS, Mehra R, Ball CM, eds. Perioperative medicine for the junior clinician (ISBN: 9781118779163). Hoboken, New Jersey, USA: Wiley Blackwell; 2015.


Gantner D. Chapter 80: Postoperative Fluid Therapy. In: Symons J, Myles PS, Mehra R, Ball CM, eds. Perioperative medicine for the junior clinician (ISBN: 9781118779163). Hoboken, New Jersey, USA: Wiley Blackwell; 2015.


Hockings L, Murphy D, Scheinkestel C. Chapter 26: Critical care following cardiac surgery. In: Alston RP, Myles PS, Ranucci M, eds. Oxford Textbook of Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia. UK: Oxford; 2015.


Leong T. Chapter 98: Case Study 3 - Catheter-related Bloodstream Infection. In: Symons J, Myles PS, Mehra R, Ball CM, eds. Perioperative medicine for the junior clinician (ISBN: 9781118779163). Hoboken, New Jersey, USA: Wiley Blackwell; 2015.


Loughnan T, Gantner D, Kolawole H, Naughton M, Nixon P, Tuxen D. Chapter 105: Case Studies 10 - Miscellaneous. In: Symons J, Myles PS, Mehra R, Ball CM, eds. Perioperative medicine for the junior clinician (ISBN: 9781118779163). Hoboken, New Jersey, USA: Wiley Blackwell; 2015.


Nixon P, Tuxen D. Chapter 39: Acute Lung Injury. In: Symons J, Myles PS, Mehra R, Ball CM, eds. Perioperative medicine for the junior clinician (ISBN: 9781118779163). Hoboken, New Jersey, USA: Wiley Blackwell; 2015.


Philpot S, Ihle J. Chapter 78: Organ donation. In: Symons J, Myles PS, Mehra R, Ball CM, eds. Perioperative medicine for the junior clinician (ISBN: 9781118779163). Hoboken, New Jersey, USA: Wiley Blackwell; 2015.


Roberts L, Roodenburg O. Chapter 47: Acute Kidney Injury. In: Symons J, Myles PS, Mehra R, Ball CM, eds. Perioperative medicine for the junior clinician (ISBN: 9781118779163). Hoboken, New Jersey, USA: Wiley Blackwell; 2015.


Roberts L, Scheinkestel C. Chapter 76: Electrolyte Abnormalities. In: Symons J, Myles PS, Mehra R, Ball CM, eds. Perioperative medicine for the junior clinician (ISBN: 9781118779163). Hoboken, New Jersey, USA: Wiley Blackwell; 2015.


Schmidt M, Hodgson C, Combes A. Extracorporeal Gas Exchange for Acute Respiratory Failure in Adult Patients: A Systematic Review. In: Vincent JL, ed. Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2015 (ISBN: 978-3-319-13760-5). Switzerland: Springer International; 2015:179-206.