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Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: cost | injury | health economics | health services
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351151
Description: OBJECTIVE: This research examines the existing funding model for in-hospital trauma patient episodes in New South Wales (NSW), Australia and identifies factors that cause above-average treatment costs ... More
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Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: cost | injury | older people | patient outcomes | trauma
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351144
Description: AIMS: To Describe injury profile and costs of older person trauma in New South Wales; quantify variations with peer group costs; and identify predictors of higher costs. METHODS: Nine level 1 New Sout ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/352114
Description: This study identified precursor (PE) and associated contributing factors (CFs) of clinical incidents in health care. A random sample of 498 clinical incidents in Australiawere reviewed. Staff actionwa ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: Surf sport | Injury | Competition | Training
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351500
Description: OBJECTIVES: To describe the epidemiology of competition and training-based surf sport-related injury in Australia in the years 2003-2011. DESIGN: A retrospective epidemiological review. METHODS: Infor ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351734
Description: Injuries represent a significant health burden in Australia. In New South Wales (NSW), no routine follow-up of post-injury health outcomes is conducted. This article describes the development of a pro ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351612
Description: Work-related vehicle crashes are a common cause of occupational injury. Yet, there are few studies that investigate management practices used for light vehicle fleets (i.e. vehicles less than 4.5 tonn ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351525
Description: Predominantly, males have a higher risk of injury mortality and morbidity than females. However, less is known about gender differences for injury and trauma outcome at a regional level. The aim of th ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351158
Description: The use of Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs) may not be an accurate tool to provide reimbursement for trauma services. This study aimed to determine whether Australian Refined Diagnosis Related Groups ( ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351165
Description: BACKGROUND: Appropriate triage of the trauma patient is essential to ensure prompt access to definitive care. Many trauma centres use a "tiered" trauma call protocol with the intention of providing a ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351415
Description: Background Trauma centers are designated to provide systematized multidisciplinary care to injured patients. Effective trauma systems reduce patient mortality by facilitating the treatment of injured ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351025
Description: OBJECTIVE: To develop a comprehensive estimate of the burden of fall-related injury among older people in New South Wales. METHODS: Fall injuries in 2006/07 were estimated using information from sever ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351359
Description: Sport/leisure injuries are a population health issue in Australia. Over 2003-2004 to 2007-2008, the rate of sport/leisure injury NSW hospitalisations was 195.5/100,000 residents. Males and children/yo ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351808
Description: INTRODUCTION: Information from hospital trauma registries is increasingly being used to support injury surveillance efforts. This research examines the potential of using trauma registry data for road ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: fall | hospitalisation | older adults | trauma
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351548
Description: AIM: To examine fall-related hospitalised morbidity in New South Wales (NSW) and to describe the pattern of fall-related major trauma presentations at a Level 1 Trauma Centre in NSW for younger and ol ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351591
Description: Organised sports are a popular form of physical activity, but unfortunately, participation can result in injury. Despite this, there have been surprisingly few studies that have reported the populatio ... More
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