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Opioid tool kits reduce over prescribing

Thanks to an EMF research grant, the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) is leading the way in reducing opioid…

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#StopSepsis! EMF injection in global race

The Emergency Medicine Foundation (EMF) has boosted global efforts to save lives through Sepsis research just in time for the…

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Research boost for mental health

EMF is funding a major new study to assess the impact of increasing numbers of patients with mental ill-health to…

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Podcast: Prof Julia Crilly & impact of research grants

EMF is delighted to present the first in a series of podcast interviews with emergency medicine researchers who have been…

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Head injuries: bikes, skateboards & horse riding greater risk in kids

An EMF co-funded Australasian study examining childhood head injuries has found that children who do recreational sports like horse riding,…

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Latest EMF grant recipients for 2019

Emergency healthcare solutions for children with sepsis, adults with hip fractures, and patients experiencing chest pain or who need end-of-life…

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Ultrasound guided cannulation training hits the spot

A new ultrasound training initiative is helping Gold Coast Health emergency department clinicians to find a patient’s vein during cannulation…

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Syncope: Pulmonary embolism low risk

The risk of a pulmonary embolism, or blood clot in the heart, is uncommon in patients presenting to the emergency…

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Emergency department models of care in Queensland

By understanding the models of care used in Queensland emergency departments, clinicians are helping to improve patient care. EMF awarded…

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Minor fracture study packs a big punch for patients

Doctors find taping a common hand fracture is a better option to plaster for patients, with the hand healing just…

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Improving jellyfish sting treatment

Trauma: better treatment for severe bleeding

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