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Effect of adrenaline on survival in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial.
BACKGROUND There is little evidence from clinical trials that the use of adrenaline (epinephrine) in treating cardiac arrest improves survival, despite adrenaline being considered standard of care… Expand
Australian Animal Toxins: The Creatures, Their Toxins and Care of the Poisoned Patient
- G. Jelinek
- 1 December 2001
Emergency department triage revisited
Triage is a process that is critical to the effective management of modern emergency departments. Triage systems aim, not only to ensure clinical justice for the patient, but also to provide an… Expand
Community attitudes towards performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation in Western Australia.
- G. Jelinek, H. Gennat, T. Celenza, D. O'brien, I. Jacobs, D. Lynch
- 1 December 2001
OBJECTIVE to determine the attitudes of the Western Australian community towards performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and the factors affecting these attitudes. METHODS telephone survey of a… Expand
Caught in the middle: Tensions around the emergency department care of people with advanced cancer
People with advanced cancer frequently present to hospital EDs. International studies report conflicting attitudes towards providing such care and difficulties with communication. The experience of… Expand
Impact of streaming "fast track" emergency department patients.
- D. O'brien, Aled Williams, Kerrianne Blondell, G. Jelinek
- Australian health review : a publication of the…
- 1 November 2006
OBJECTIVE Fast track systems to stream emergency department (ED) patients with low acuity conditions have been introduced widely, resulting in reduced waiting times and lengths of stay for these… Expand
Alcohol consumption, setting, gender and activity as predictors of injury: a population-based case-control study.
- T. Stockwell, R. McLeod, Margaret Stevens, M. Phillips, Matthew Webb, G. Jelinek
- Journal of studies on alcohol
- 1 May 2002
OBJECTIVE A population-based case-control design was employed to quantify the risk of injury after consumption of alcohol as a function of setting, concurrent activity and usual drinking habits. … Expand
Frequent attenders at emergency departments: a linked‐data population study of adult patients
- G. Jelinek, M. Jiwa, Nicholas P Gibson, Ann-Maree Lynch
- The Medical journal of Australia
- 1 November 2008
Objectives: To examine the characteristics of adult patient attendances to emergency departments (EDs) in Perth hospitals by patients’ frequency of attendance.
Organophosphate poisoning in Perth, Western Australia, 1987-1996.
- G. M. Emerson, N. Gray, G. Jelinek, D. Mountain, Helen J Mead
- The Journal of emergency medicine
- 1 March 1999
This study aimed to review the presentation and management of patients with organophosphate poisoning admitted to the four tertiary teaching hospitals in Perth, Western Australia, over a 10-year… Expand
Care of the dying cancer patient in the emergency department: findings from a National survey of Australian emergency department clinicians
Patients with cancer are presenting to emergency departments (ED) for end‐of‐life care with increasing frequency. Little is known about this experience for patients and ED clinicians in Australia.