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2017 Publications

Articles, Editorials, Letters and Reviews

Agostinello J, Battistuzzo CR, Skeers P, Bernard S, Batchelor PE. Early Spinal Surgery Following Thoracolumbar Spinal Cord Injury: Process of Care From Trauma to Theater. Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2017;42:E617-E23.

Allen J, Jones D, Currey J. Clinician and manager perceptions of factors leading to ward patient clinical deterioration. Aust Crit Care 2017; epub.

Alobaid AS, Wallis SC, Jarrett P, Starr T, Stuart J, Lassig-Smith M, Mejia JL, Roberts MS, Roger C, Udy AA, Lipman J, Roberts JA. Population Pharmacokinetics of Piperacillin in Nonobese, Obese, and Morbidly Obese Critically Ill Patients. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2017;61.

Anderson JL, Miles C, Tierney AC. Effect of probiotics on respiratory, gastrointestinal and nutritional outcomes in patients with cystic fibrosis: A systematic review. J Cyst Fibros 2017;16:186-97.

Andrew E, Nehme Z, Bernard S, Abramson MJ, Newbigin E, Piper B, Dunlop J, Holman P, Smith K. Stormy weather: a retrospective analysis of demand for emergency medical services during epidemic thunderstorm asthma. BMJ 2017;359:j5636.

Andrew E, Nehme Z, Bernard S, Smith K. The influence of comorbidity on survival and long-term outcomes after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Resuscitation 2017;110:42-7.

Andrew E, Nehme Z, Wolfe R, Bernard S, Smith K. Long-term survival following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Heart 2017;103:1104-10.

Arnup SJ, McKenzie JE, Hemming K, Pilcher D, Forbes AB. Understanding the cluster randomised crossover design: a graphical illustration of the components of variation and a sample size tutorial. Trials 2017;18:381.

Arunan Y, Roodenburg B. Chest trauma. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine 2017;18:390-4.

Aubron C, Flint AW, Bailey M, Pilcher D, Cheng AC, Hegarty C, Martinelli A, Reade MC, Bellomo R, McQuilten Z. Is platelet transfusion

associated with hospital-acquired infections in critically ill patients? Crit Care 2017;21:2.

Baker T, Khalid K, Acicbe O, McGloughlin S, Amin P, Council of the World Federation of Societies of I, Critical Care M. Critical care of tropical disease in low income countries: Report from the Task Force on Tropical Diseases by the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine. J Crit Care 2017;42:351-4.

Beck B, Bray JE, Cameron P, Straney L, Andrew E, Bernard S, Smith K. Resuscitation attempts and duration in traumatic out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Resuscitation 2017;111:14-21. 

Beck B, Bray JE, Cameron P, Straney L, Andrew E, Bernard S, Smith K. Predicting outcomes in traumatic out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: the relevance of Utstein factors. Emerg Med J 2017;34:786-92.

Bergmeir C, Bilgrami I, Bain C, Webb GI, Orosz J, Pilcher D. Designing a more efficient, effective and safe Medical Emergency Team (MET) service using data analysis. PLoS One 2017;12:e0188688.

Bevan R, Corke C, Raper R, Pinder M, Freebairn R, Venkatesh B, Stephens D, Joynt G, Morley P, Bellomo R, Yong S, Jacobe S, Hawker F, Ashbolt M, Lam S, Varghese B. The College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand supports global collaboration and respect. Crit Care Resusc 2017;19:115-6.

Bihari S, Prakash S, Peake SL, Bailey M, Pilcher D, Bersten A. ICU mortality is increased with high admission serum osmolarity in all patients other than those admitted with pulmonary diseases and hypoxia. Respirology 2017;22:1165-70. 

Brain M, Winson E, Roodenburg O, McNeil J. Non anti-coagulant factors associated with filter life in continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT): a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Nephrol 2017;18:69.

Brain MJ, Roodenburg OS, McNeil J. Comparison of pre-filter and post-filter ionised calcium monitoring in continuous veno-venous hemodiafiltration (CVVHD-F) with citrate anti-coagulation. PLoS One 2017;12:e0189745. 

Bray JE, Straney L, Smith K, Cartledge S, Case R, Bernard S, Finn J. Regions With Low Rates of Bystander Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Have Lower Rates of CPR Training in Victoria, Australia. J Am Heart Assoc 2017;6.

Bray JE, Stub D, Bloom JE, Segan L, Mitra B, Smith K, Finn J, Bernard S. Changing target temperature from 33 degrees C to 36 degrees C in the ICU management of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A before and after study. Resuscitation 2017;113:39-43.

Burns B, Reid C, Scott R, Bernard S, Lamhaut L, Bellezzo J, Shinar Z, Dennis M, Forrest P. Authors' response: Extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation probably good, but adoption should not be too fast and furious! Emerg Med J 2017;34:557.

Burrell AJ, Kaye DM, Fitzgerald MC, Cooper DJ, Hare JL, Costello BT, Taylor AJ. Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in suspected blunt cardiac injury: A prospective, pilot, cohort study. Injury 2017;48:1013-9.

Burrell AJC, Lubnow M, Enger TB, Nanjayya VB, Philipp A, Malfertheiner MV, Lunz D, Bein T, Pellegrino VA, Muller T. The impact of venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation on cytokine levels in patients with severe acute respiratory distress syndrome: a prospective, observational study. Crit Care Resusc 2017;19:37-44. 

Cederholm T, Barazzoni R, Austin P, Ballmer P, Biolo G, Bischoff SC, Compher C, Correia I, Higashiguchi T, Holst M, Jensen GL, Malone A, Muscaritoli M, Nyulasi I, Pirlich M, Rothenberg E, Schindler K, Schneider SM, de van der Schueren MA, Sieber C, Valentini L, Yu JC, Van Gossum A, Singer P. ESPEN guidelines on definitions and terminology of clinical nutrition. Clin Nutr 2017;36:49-64.

Charriere M, Ridley E, Hastings J, Bianchet O, Scheinkestel C, Berger M. Propofol sedation substantially increases the caloric and lipid intake in critically ill patients. Nutrition 2017;42:64-8.

Cioccari L, Luethi N, Bailey M, Pilcher D, Bellomo R. Characteristics and outcomes of critically ill patients with drug overdose in Australia and New Zealand. Crit Care Resusc 2017;19:14-22.

Combes A, Brodie D, Chen YS, Fan E, Henriques JPS, Hodgson C, Lepper PM, Leprince P, Maekawa K, Muller T, Nuding S, Ouweneel DM, Roch A, Schmidt M, Takayama H, Vuylsteke A, Werdan K, Papazian L. The ICM research agenda on extracorporeal life support. Intensive Care Med 2017;43:1306-18.

Considine J, Jones D, Pilcher D, Currey J. Patient physiological status during emergency care and rapid response team or cardiac arrest team activation during early hospital admission. Eur J Emerg Med 2017;24:359-65.

Cooper DJ, McQuilten ZK, Nichol A, Ady B, Aubron C, Bailey M, Bellomo R, Gantner D, Irving D, Kaukonen K-M, McArthur C, Murray L, Pettilä V, French C. Age of Red Cells for Transfusion and Outcomes in Critically Ill Adults. N Engl J Med 2017;epub.

Cooper DJ, McQuilten ZK, Nichol A, Ady B, Aubron C, Bailey M, Bellomo R, Gantner D, Irving DO, Kaukonen KM, McArthur C, Murray L, Pettila V, French C, Investigators T, the A, New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical Trials G. Age of Red Cells for Transfusion and Outcomes in Critically Ill Adults. The New England journal of medicine 2017;377:1858-67.


Cosgrave D, Galligan M, Soukhin E, McMullan V, McGuinness S, Puttappa A, Conlon N, Boylan J, Hussain R, Doran P, Nichol A. The NAPRESSIM trial: the use of low-dose, prophylactic naloxone infusion to prevent respiratory depression with intrathecally administered morphine in elective hepatobiliary surgery: a study protocol and statistical analysis plan for a randomised controlled trial. Trials 2017;18:633.


Coulson TG, Bailey M, Reid CM, Tran L, Mullany DV, Smith JA, Pilcher D. The association between peri-operative acute risk change (ARC) and long-term survival after cardiac surgery. Anaesthesia 2017;72:1467-75.

Coulson TG, Mullany DV, Reid CM, Bailey M, Pilcher D. Measuring the quality of perioperative care in cardiac surgery. Eur Heart J Qual Care Clin Outcomes 2017;3:11-9.

Cross R, Bennett PN, Ockerby C, Wang WC, Currey J. Nurses' Attitudes Toward the Single Checking of Medications. Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 2017;14:274-81.


Currey J. Combining critical care nurses decision making with human and technological resources for patient safety: Do we fulfil our obligations? Aust Crit Care 2017;30:187-8.

Davis P, Butler M, Thoma B, Nickson CP, Trueger S, Magee M. How Robust Are Studies in the American Board of Emergency Medicine Maintenance of Certification Lifelong Learning and Self‐assessment? An Examination of Fragility and Bias of Included Randomized Controlled Trials. AEM Education and Training 2017;1:280-6.

Deane AM, Hodgson CL, Young P, Little L, Singh V, Poole A, Young M, Mackle D, Lange K, Williams P, Peake SL, Chapman MJ, Iwashyna TJ. The rapid and accurate categorisation of critically ill patients (RACE) to identify outcomes of interest for longitudinal studies: a feasibility study. Anaesth Intensive Care 2017;45:476-84.

Diehl A. Ischaemic cardiogenic shock. Anaesth Intensive Care Med 2017;18:122-5.


Dieleman JM, Peelen LM, Coulson TG, Tran L, Reid CM, Smith JA, Myles PS, Pilcher D. Age and other perioperative risk factors for postoperative systemic inflammatory response syndrome after cardiac surgery. Br J Anaesth 2017;119:637-44.

Dyson K, Bray JE, Smith K, Bernard S, Straney L, Finn J. Paramedic resuscitation competency: A survey of Australian and New Zealand emergency medical services. Emerg Med Australas 2017;29:217-22.

Dyson K, Bray JE, Smith K, Bernard S, Straney L, Nair R, Finn J. Paramedic Intubation Experience Is Associated With Successful Tube Placement but Not Cardiac Arrest Survival. Ann Emerg Med 2017;70:382-90 

e1. Eastwood GM, Nichol A, Wise MP. Targeted therapeutic mild hypercapnia after cardiac arrest. Crit Care 2017;21:196.

Eastwood GM, Nichol A, Bellomo R, Arabi Y. TAME Cardiac Arrest: A Phase III Multicenter Randomized Trial of Targeted Therapeutic Mild Hypercapnia after Resuscitated Cardiac Arrest. Saudi Crit Care J 2017;1:S10-3.;year=2017;volume=1;issue=6;spage=10;epage=13;aulast=Eastwood


Eastwood GM, Nichol A, Wise MP. Targeted therapeutic mild hypercapnia after cardiac arrest. Crit Care 2017;21:196.

Edgeworth D, Keating D, Ellis M, Button B, Williams E, Clark D, Tierney A, Heritier S, Kotsimbos T, Wilson J. Improvement in exercise duration, lung function and well-being in G551D-cystic fibrosis patients: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized, cross-over study with ivacaftor treatment. Clin Sci (Lond) 2017;131:2037-45.

Eisen DP, Moore EM, Leder K, Lockery J, McBryde ES, McNeil JJ, Pilcher D, Wolfe R, Woods RL. AspiriN To Inhibit SEPSIS (ANTISEPSIS) randomised controlled trial protocol. BMJ Open 2017;7:e013636.

Fan E, Del Sorbo L, Goligher EC, Hodgson CL, Munshi L, Walkey AJ, Adhikari NKJ, Amato MBP, Branson R, Brower RG, Ferguson ND, Gajic O, Gattinoni L, Hess D, Mancebo J, Meade MO, McAuley DF, Pesenti A, Ranieri VM, Rubenfeld GD, Rubin E, Seckel M, Slutsky AS, Talmor D, Thompson BT, Wunsch H, Uleryk E, Brozek J, Brochard LJ. An Official American Thoracic Society/European Society of Intensive Care Medicine/Society of Critical Care Medicine Clinical Practice Guideline: Mechanical Ventilation in Adult Patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2017;195:1253-63.

Fitzgerald M, Esser M, Russ M, Mathew J, Varma D, Wilkinson A, Mannambeth RV, Smit D, Bernard S, Mitra B. Pelvic trauma mortality reduced by integrated trauma care. Emerg Med Australas 2017;29:444-9.

Flint A, Aubron C, Bailey M, Bellomo R, Pilcher D, Cheng AC, Hegarty C, Reade MC, McQuilten Z. Duration of platelet storage and outcomes of critically ill patients. Transfusion 2017;57:599-605.

Fouche PF, Jennings PA, Smith K, Boyle M, Blecher G, Knott J, Raji M, Rosengarten P, Augello MR, Bernard S. Survival in Out-of-hospital Rapid Sequence Intubation of Non-Traumatic Brain Pathologies. Prehosp Emerg Care 2017;21:700-8.


Frawley L, Devaney B, Tsouras T, Frawley G. Performance of the BBraun perfusor space syringe driver under hyperbaric conditions. Diving Hyperb Med 2017;47:38-43.

French CJ, Glassford NJ, Gantner D, Higgins AM, Cooper DJ, Nichol A, Skrifvars MB, Imberger G, Presneill J, Bailey M, Bellomo R. Erythropoiesis-stimulating Agents in Critically Ill Trauma Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Ann Surg 2017;265:54-62.

Gelsomino M, Tsouras T, Millar I, Fock A. A pleural vacuum relief device for pleural drain unit use in the hyperbaric environment. Diving Hyperb Med 2017;47:191-7.

Gobat NH, Butler CC, Webb SAR, Nichol A, Team P-ES. Comment on Rishu et al. Time required to initiate outbreak and pandemic observational research. J Crit Care 2017;40:271.

Goligher EC, Hodgson CL, Adhikari NKJ, Meade MO, Wunsch H, Uleryk E, Gajic O, Amato MPB, Ferguson ND, Rubenfeld GD, Fan E. Lung Recruitment Maneuvers for Adult Patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2017;14:S304-S11.

Goligher EC, Munshi L, Adhikari NKJ, Meade MO, Hodgson CL, Wunsch H, Uleryk E, Gajic O, Amato MPB, Ferguson ND, Rubenfeld GD, Fan E. High-Frequency Oscillation for Adult Patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2017;14:S289-S96.

Gorrie CL, Mirceta M, Wick RR, Edwards DJ, Thomson NR, Strugnell RA, Pratt NF, Garlick JS, Watson KM, Pilcher DV, McGloughlin SA, Spelman DW, Jenney AWJ, Holt KE. Gastrointestinal Carriage Is a Major Reservoir of Klebsiella pneumoniae Infection in Intensive Care Patients. Clin Infect Dis 2017;65:208-15.

Hodgson C. Daily rehabilitation improves physical function at 6 months, but not hospital length of stay, in patients with acute respiratory failure [commentary]. J Physiother 2017;63:49.

Hodgson CL, Denehy L. Measuring physical function after ICU: one step at a time. Intensive Care Med 2017;43:1901-3.

Hodgson CL, Tipping CJ. Physiotherapy management of intensive care unit-acquired weakness. J Physiother 2017;63:4-10.

Hodgson CL, Turnbull AE, Iwashyna TJ, Parker A, Davis W, Bingham CO, Watts NR, Finfer S, Needham DM. Core Domains in Evaluating Patient Outcomes After Acute Respiratory Failure: International Multidisciplinary Clinician Consultation. Phys Ther 2017;97:168-74.

Hodgson CL, Udy AA, Bailey M, Barrett J, Bellomo R, Bucknall T, Gabbe BJ, Higgins AM, Iwashyna TJ, Hunt-Smith J, Murray LJ, Myles PS, Ponsford J, Pilcher D, Walker C, Young M, Cooper DJ. The impact of disability in survivors of critical illness. Intensive Care Med 2017;43:992-1001.

Jones D, Hodgson CL, Shehabi Y, Reade MC. Reducing confusion about post-cardiotomy delirium. Crit Care Resusc 2017;19:5-8.

Jones D, Holmes J, Currey J, Fugaccia E, Psirides AJ, Singh MY, Fennessy GJ, Hillman K, Pilcher DV, Bellomo R, DeVita M. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Rapid Response Systems and Medical Emergency Teams. Anaesth Intensive Care 2017;45:511-7.

Klek S, Chourdakis M, Abosaleh DA, Amestoy A, Baik HW, Baptista G, Barazzoni R, Fukushima R, Hartono J, Jayawardena R, Garcia RJ, Krznaric Z, Nyulasi I, Parallada G, Francisco EM, Panisic-Sekeljic M, Perman M, Prins A, Del Rio Requejo IM, Reddy R, Singer P, Sioson M, Ukleja A, Vartanian C, Fuentes NV, Waitzberg DL, Zoungrana SL, Galas A. Health insurance or subsidy has universal advantage for management of hospital malnutrition unrelated to GDP. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 2017;26:247-54.

Koh VCA, Yong Kuen H, Stevens MC, Salamonsen RF, Lovell NH, Lim E. Synergy of first principles modelling with predictive control for a biventricular assist device: In silico evaluation study. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2017;2017:1291-4.

Konstantatos A, Shiv Kumar M, Burrell A, Smith J. An unusual presentation of chronic cyanide toxicity from self-prescribed apricot kernel extract. BMJ Case Rep 2017;2017:epub.

Lambe K, Currey J, Considine J. Emergency nurses' decisions regarding frequency and nature of vital sign assessment. J Clin Nurs 2017;26:1949-59.

Lambell K, King S, Ridley E. Identification of Malnutrition in Critically Ill Patients via the Subjective Global Assessment Tool: More Consideration Needed? J Intensive Care Med 2017;32:95.

Lewis JE, Pilcher DV. The management of pulmonary embolism. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine 2017;18:126-32.

Majumdar A, Bailey M, Kemp WM, Bellomo R, Roberts SK, Pilcher D. Declining mortality in critically ill patients with cirrhosis in Australia and New Zealand between 2000 and 2015. J Hepatol 2017;epub.

Luethi N, Udy A. The case for more pilot studies. Crit Care Resusc 2017;19:285-6.


Maas AIR, Menon DK, Adelson PD, Andelic N, Bell MJ, Belli A, Bragge P, Brazinova A, Buki A, Chesnut RM, Citerio G, Coburn M, Cooper DJ, Crowder AT, Czeiter E, Czosnyka M, Diaz-Arrastia R, Dreier JP, Duhaime AC, Ercole A, van Essen TA, Feigin VL, Gao G, Giacino J, Gonzalez-Lara LE, Gruen RL, Gupta D, Hartings JA, Hill S, Jiang JY, Ketharanathan N, Kompanje EJO, Lanyon L, Laureys S, Lecky F, Levin H, Lingsma HF, Maegele M, Majdan M, Manley G, Marsteller J, Mascia L, McFadyen C, Mondello S, Newcombe V, Palotie A, Parizel PM, Peul W, Piercy J, Polinder S, Puybasset L, Rasmussen TE, Rossaint R, Smielewski P, Soderberg J, Stanworth SJ, Stein MB, von Steinbuchel N, Stewart W, Steyerberg EW, Stocchetti N, Synnot A, Te Ao B, Tenovuo O, Theadom A, Tibboel D, Videtta W, Wang KKW, Williams WH, Wilson L, Yaffe K. Traumatic brain injury: integrated approaches to improve prevention, clinical care, and research. Lancet Neurol 2017;16:987-1048.

Majumdar A, Bailey M, Kemp WM, Bellomo R, Roberts SK, Pilcher D. Declining mortality in critically ill patients with cirrhosis in Australia and New Zealand between 2000 and 2015. J Hepatol 2017;67:1185-93.

Mansouri M, Gregory SD, Salamonsen RF, Lovell NH, Stevens MC, Pauls JP, Akmeliawati R, Lim E. Preload-based Starling-like control of rotary blood pumps: An in-vitro evaluation. PLoS One 2017;12:e0172393.

Martensson J, Bailey M, Venkatesh B, Pilcher D, Deane A, Abdelhamid YA, Crisman M, Verma B, MacIsaac C, Wigmore G, Shehabi Y, Suzuki T, French C, Orford N, Kakho N, Prins J, Ekinci EI, Bellomo R. Intensity of early correction of hyperglycaemia and outcome of critically ill patients with diabetic ketoacidosis. Crit Care Resusc 2017;19:266-73.

McClean K, Mullany D, Huckson S, van Lint A, Chavan S, Hicks P, Hart G, Paul E, Pilcher D. Identification and assessment of potentially high-mortality intensive care units using the ANZICS Centre for Outcome and Resource Evaluation clinical registry. Crit Care Resusc 2017;19:230-8.

McIlroy D, Murphy D, Kasza J, Bhatia D, Wutzlhofer L, Marasco S. Effects of restricting perioperative use of intravenous chloride on kidney injury in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: the LICRA pragmatic controlled clinical trial. Intensive Care Med 2017;43:795-806. 

McQuilten ZK, Bailey M, Cameron PA, Stanworth SJ, Venardos K, Wood EM, Cooper DJ. Fibrinogen concentration and use of fibrinogen supplementation with cryoprecipitate in patients with critical bleeding receiving massive transfusion: a bi-national cohort study. Br J Haematol 2017;179:131-41.

McQuilten ZK, Wood EM, Bailey M, Cameron PA, Cooper DJ. Fibrinogen is an independent predictor of mortality in major trauma patients: A five-year statewide cohort study. Injury 2017;48:1074-81. 

Melville A, Kolt G, Anderson D, Mitropoulos J, Pilcher D. Admission to Intensive Care for Palliative Care or Potential Organ Donation: Demographics, Circumstances, Outcomes, and Resource Use. Crit Care Med 2017;45:e1050-e9.

Mullany D, Shekar K, Ziegenfuss M, Joyce C, Pilcher D, Dobson A, Fraser JF. The effects of the introduction of an adult ECMO program on statewide referral patterns, casemix and outcomes in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome or pneumonia. Intensive Care Med 2017;43:1065-6.

Munshi L, Del Sorbo L, Adhikari NKJ, Hodgson CL, Wunsch H, Meade MO, Uleryk E, Mancebo J, Pesenti A, Ranieri VM, Fan E. Prone Position for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2017;14:S280-S8.

Needham E, McFadyen C, Newcombe V, Synnot AJ, Czosnyka M, Menon D. Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Targets Individualized to Pressure-Reactivity Index in Moderate to Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review. J Neurotrauma 2017;34:963-70.

Nehme Z, Andrew E, Bernard S, Patsamanis H, Cameron P, Bray JE, Meredith IT, Smith K. Impact of a public awareness campaign on out-of-hospital cardiac arrest incidence and mortality rates. Eur Heart J 2017;38:1666-73.

Nehme Z, Andrew E, Nair R, Bernard S, Smith K. Manual Versus Semiautomatic Rhythm Analysis and Defibrillation for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2017;10.

Nehme Z, Andrew E, Nair R, Bernard S, Smith K. Recurrent out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Resuscitation 2017;121:158-65.


Nickson CP. Free Open-Access Medical education (FOAM) and Critical Care. ICU Management & Practice 2017;17:222.

Nolan JP, Berg RA, Bernard S, Bobrow BJ, Callaway CW, Cronberg T, Koster RW, Kudenchuk PJ, Nichol G, Perkins GD, Rea TD, Sandroni C, Soar J, Sunde K, Cariou A. Intensive care medicine research agenda on cardiac arrest. Intensive Care Med 2017;43:1282-93.


Nor MBM, Richards GA, McGloughlin S, Amin PR. Pneumonia in the tropics: Report from the Task Force on tropical diseases by the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine. J Crit Care 2017;42:360-5.

Olaussen A, Nehme Z, Shepherd M, Jennings PA, Bernard S, Mitra B, Smith K. Consciousness induced during cardiopulmonary resuscitation: An observational study. Resuscitation 2017;113:44-50.

Orford NR, Bailey M, Bellomo R, Pasco JA, Cattigan C, Elderkin T, Brennan-Olsen SL, Cooper DJ, Kotowicz MA. The association of time and medications with changes in bone mineral density in the 2 years after critical illness. Crit Care 2017;21:69.

Paris T, George ES, Roberts SK, Tierney AC. The effects of diet and lifestyle interventions on insulin resistance in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a systematic review. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017;29:867-78.

Park HS, Pham C, Paul E, Padiglione A, Lo C, Cleland H. Early pathogenic colonisers of acute burn wounds: A retrospective review. Burns 2017;43:1757-65.


Parke RL, McGuinness S, Eastwood GM, Nichol A, Nielsen N, Dankiewicz J, Bellomo R. Co-enrolment for the TAME and TTM-2 trials: the cerebral option. Crit Care Resusc 2017;19:99-100.

Paul E, Bailey M, Kasza J, Pilcher DV. Assessing contemporary intensive care unit outcome: development and validation of the Australian and New Zealand Risk of Death admission model. Anaesth Intensive Care 2017;45:326-43.

Paykin G, O'Reilly G, Ackland HM, Mitra B. The NEXUS criteria are insufficient to exclude cervical spine fractures in older blunt trauma patients. Injury 2017;48:1020-4.

Raith EP, Roodenburg O. Novel supports for Junior Medical Officers during out-of-hours work. Intern Med J 2017;47:236-7. 

Raith EP, Udy AA, Bailey M, McGloughlin S, MacIsaac C, Bellomo R, Pilcher DV. Prognostic Accuracy of the SOFA Score, SIRS Criteria, and qSOFA Score for In-Hospital Mortality Among Adults With Suspected Infection Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit. JAMA 2017;317:290-300.

Rakhra SS, Opdam HI, Gladkis L, Arcia B, Fink MA, Kanellis J, Macdonald PS, Snell GI, Pilcher DV. Untapped potential in Australian hospitals for organ donation after circulatory death. Med J Aust 2017;207:294-301. 

Reid MP, Fock A, Doolette DJ. Decompressing recompression chamber attendants during Australian submarine rescue operations. Diving Hyperb Med 2017;47:168-72. 

Reid MP, Fock A, Doolette DJ. Decompressing rescue personnel during Australian submarine rescue operations. Diving Hyperb Med 2017;47:159-67.

Richardson AS, Schmidt M, Bailey M, Pellegrino VA, Rycus PT, Pilcher DV. ECMO Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (ECPR), trends in survival from an international multicentre cohort study over 12-years. Resuscitation 2017;112:34-40. 

Ridley EJ, Davies AR, Hodgson C, Deane A, Bailey M, Cooper DJ. Delivery of full predicted energy from nutrition and the effect on mortality in critically ill adults. Clinical Nutrition 2017;epub.

Ross P, Cross R, Sonneborn O, MacDonald B, Dean C, Miller C. Comparison of postgraduate student and educator appraisals: A retrospective analysis. Nurse Educ Pract 2017;23:82-91.

Santamaria JD, Duke GJ, Pilcher DV, Cooper DJ, Moran J, Bellomo R. Readmissions to Intensive Care: A Prospective Multicenter Study in Australia and New Zealand. Crit Care Med 2017;45:290-7.

Schlapbach LJ, MacLaren G, Festa M, Alexander J, Erickson S, Beca J, Slater A, Schibler A, Pilcher D, Millar J, Straney L. Prediction of pediatric sepsis mortality within 1 h of intensive care admission. Intensive Care Med 2017;43:1085-96.

Selvanayagam JB, Hartshorne T, Billot L, Grover S, Hillis GS, Jung W, Krum H, Prasad S, McGavigan AD. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance-GUIDEd management of mild to moderate left ventricular systolic dysfunction (CMR GUIDE): Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 2017;22.

Skrifvars MB, Bailey M, French C, Presneill J, Nichol A, Little L, Duranteau J, Huet O, Haddad S, Arabi Y, McArthur C, Cooper DJ, Bellomo R. Erythropoietin in patients with traumatic brain injury and extracranial injury-A post hoc analysis of the erythropoietin traumatic brain injury trial. J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2017;83:449-56.

Skrifvars MB, Bailey M, Presneill J, French C, Nichol A, Little L, Duranteau J, Huet O, Haddad S, Arabi Y, McArthur C, Cooper DJ, Bellomo R. Venous thromboembolic events in critically ill traumatic brain injury patients. Intensive Care Med 2017;43:419-28. 

Smale A, Tsouras T. Evaluation of the Carefusion Alaris PC infusion pump for hyperbaric oxygen therapy conditions: Technical report. Undersea Hyperb Med 2017;44:17-25.


Spelman T, Pilcher DV, Cheng AC, Bull AL, Richards MJ, Worth LJ. Central line-associated bloodstream infections in Australian ICUs: evaluating modifiable and non-modifiable risks in Victorian healthcare facilities. Epidemiol Infect 2017;145:3047-55.

Sprogis SK, Currey J, Considine J, Baldwin I, Jones D. Physiological antecedents and ward clinician responses before medical emergency team activation. Crit Care Resusc 2017;19:50-6. 

Stephens AF, Stevens MC, Gregory SD, Kleinheyer M, Salamonsen RF. In Vitro Evaluation of an Immediate Response Starling-Like Controller for Dual Rotary Blood Pumps. Artif Organs 2017;41:911-22.

Straney LD, Udy AA, Burrell A, Bergmeir C, Huckson S, Cooper DJ, Pilcher DV. Modelling risk-adjusted variation in length of stay among Australian and New Zealand ICUs. PLoS One 2017;12:e0176570.

Tai AY, McGuinness SL, Robosa R, Turner D, Huang GK, Leder K, Korman TM, Thevarajan I, Stewardson AJ, Padiglione AA, Johnson DF. Management of dengue in Australian travellers: a retrospective multicentre analysis. Med J Aust 2017;206:295-300.

Teirney P, Ahmed B, Nichol A. Shock: causes, initial assessment and investigations. Anaesth Intensive Care Med 2017;18:118-21.

Tipping CJ, Harrold M, Holland A, Romero L, Nisbet T, Hodgson CL. The effects of active mobilisation and rehabilitation in ICU on mortality and function: a systematic review. Intensive Care Med 2017;43:171-83.

Tiruvoipati R, Botha J, Fletcher J, Gangopadhyay H, Majumdar M, Vij S, Paul E, Pilcher D. Intensive care discharge delay is associated with increased hospital length of stay: A multicentre prospective observational study. PLoS One 2017;12:e0181827.

Tiruvoipati R, Pilcher D, Buscher H, Botha J, Bailey M. Effects of Hypercapnia and Hypercapnic Acidosis on Hospital Mortality in Mechanically Ventilated Patients. Crit Care Med 2017;45:e649-e56.

Toonstra AL, Nelliot A, Aronson Friedman L, Zanni JM, Hodgson C, Needham DM. An evaluation of learning clinical decision-making for early rehabilitation in the ICU via interactive education with audience response system. Disabil Rehabil 2017;39:1143-5.

Tramm R, Ilic D, Murphy K, Sheldrake J, Pellegrino V, Hodgson C. Experience and needs of family members of patients treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. J Clin Nurs 2017;26:1657-68.

Tramm R, Ilic D, Sheldrake J, Pellegrino V, Hodgson C. Recovery, Risks, and Adverse Health Outcomes in Year 1 After Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation. Am J Crit Care 2017;26:311-9.

Tsouras T. Test results for the evaluation of a glucometer for use under hyperbaric conditions: Technical report. Undersea Hyperb Med 2017;44:27-32.

Udy AA, Dulhunty JM, Roberts JA, Davis JS, Webb SAR, Bellomo R, Gomersall C, Shirwadkar C, Eastwood GM, Myburgh J, Paterson DL, Starr T, Paul SK, Lipman J. Association between augmented renal clearance and clinical outcomes in patients receiving beta-lactam antibiotic therapy by continuous or intermittent infusion: a nested cohort study of the BLING-II randomised, placebo-controlled, clinical trial. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017;49:624-30.

Udy AA, Jarrett P, Lassig-Smith M, Stuart J, Starr T, Dunlop R, Deans R, Roberts JA, Senthuran S, Boots R, Bisht K, Bulmer AC, Lipman J. Augmented Renal Clearance in Traumatic Brain Injury: A Single-Center Observational Study of Atrial Natriuretic Peptide, Cardiac Output, and Creatinine Clearance. J Neurotrauma 2017;34:137-44. 

Udy AA, Schweikert S, Anstey J, Anstey M, Cohen J, Flower O, Saxby E, Poll AV, Delaney A. Critical care management of aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage in Australia and New Zealand: what are we doing, and where to from here? Crit Care Resusc 2017;19:103-9.

Udy AA, Vladic C, Saxby ER, Cohen J, Delaney A, Flower O, Anstey M, Bellomo R, Cooper DJ, Pilcher DV. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Patients Admitted to Intensive Care in Australia and New Zealand: A Multicenter Cohort Analysis of In-Hospital Mortality Over 15 Years. Crit Care Med 2017;45:e138-e45. 

Walkey AJ, Del Sorbo L, Hodgson CL, Adhikari NKJ, Wunsch H, Meade MO, Uleryk E, Hess D, Talmor DS, Thompson BT, Brower RG, Fan E. Higher PEEP versus Lower PEEP Strategies for Patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2017;14:S297-S303.

Walkey AJ, Goligher EC, Del Sorbo L, Hodgson CL, Adhikari NKJ, Wunsch H, Meade MO, Uleryk E, Hess D, Talmor DS, Thompson BT, Brower RG, Fan E. Low Tidal Volume versus Non-Volume-Limited Strategies for Patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2017;14:S271-S9.

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Youngson MJ, Currey J, Considine J. Current practices related to family presence during acute deterioration in adult emergency department patients. J Clin Nurs 2017;26:3624-35.

Book Chapters

Burrell AJC, Salamonsen RF, Murphy DA. Chapter 16: Complications of Mechanical and Respiratory Support. In: Gregory S, Stevens M, Fraser JF, eds. Mechanical Circulatory and Respiratory Support (Hardcover ISBN: 9780128104910). 1st ed: Academic Press/Elsevier; 2017:495-598.


Rozen T, Nickson CP. Chapter 44: Know How to Evaluate and Manage the Intubated Patient with Refractory Hypoxaemia. In: Mattu A, Chanmugam AS, Swadron SP, D. W, Winters M, eds. Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department (ISBN: 9781496320742). 2nd ed: Wolters Kluwer/LWW; 2017.

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