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2012 Publications

Articles, Editorials, Letters and Reviews

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

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

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

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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

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. 

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. 

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

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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

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. 

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.


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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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. 

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. 


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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.


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

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