News & events

Domestic violence trial

Ipswich Hospital has joined a trial that could help turn the tide of domestic and family violence (DFV) and make…

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Faster care for the elderly

A new program will potentially fast-track quality care for the elderly in emergency departments, particularly those in regional hospitals. EMF…

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New drug calms violent patients

Queensland paramedics are leading the world by introducing a new drug, droperidol, to quickly and safely calm violent patients fuelled…

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Elderly benefit from EMF-funded research

EMF has produced an animation to help promote the outcomes from research designed to improve the care of elderly Australians…

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Bronchiolitis treatment set to change following new study

A landmark EMF and NHMRC-funded study into the emergency care and management of infants with bronchiolitis is set to change…

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2018 Grants Award Ceremony

EMF celebrated its grant recipients for 2017-18, with an award ceremony on Tuesday 13 March, in Brisbane. The event was an…

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Podcasts: EMF Research Symposium

Listen to some of the most popular talks from the 2017 EMF Research Symposium.   Opening address by EMF Chair,…

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Better diagnostic tool for fainting patients

Redcliffe Hospital Staff Specialists Dr Jason Chan (Emergency physician) and Dr Jonathan Hunter (General Medical physician) are leading a trial…

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Mackay grant to review x-ray use

Mackay Base Hospital’s Emergency Department has been awarded a research grant to help guide doctors’ decision making when ordering x-rays.…

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Fewer needles in emergency thanks to new program

Australian hospital emergency departments are introducing a new program to reduce the unnecessary use of cannulas in patients, in a…

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Improving jellyfish sting treatment

Trauma: better treatment for severe bleeding

EMF funding is improving emergency care for the elderly

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