News & events

Grant recipients announced (Round 25)

The Emergency Medicine Foundation has announced the successful grant recipients for the latest round of its Queensland Research Program, funded…

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Record number of grant applications

EMF received a recording-breaking response to its Queensland Research Program grant round earlier this year. The round closed on April 17, with…

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Lung ultrasound changing way heart and lung disease diagnosed

A new way of using ultrasound is transforming the diagnosis and treatment of breathing difficulties in elderly Australians. Emergency Medicine…

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Reducing patient transfers from police watch houses

In 2015, EMF and the Gold Coast Hospital Foundation funded the first Australian research assessing 24-hour emergency nursing care to…

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Rapid diagnosis for patients with cardiac symptoms

Since 2008, EMF has invested more than $1 million in acute cardiac research projects led by Royal Brisbane and Women’s…

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IV drips don’t sober patients

Australian hospitals are being urged to save time and money by doing away with using intravenous (IV) fluids to try…

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Helping children breathe easier

After more than a decade of research, EMF-funded researchers are set to change the way we treat infants with respiratory…

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Media release: New research valuing emergency nurses in the watch house

The value of providing 24-hour emergency nursing care for people held in police watch houses is the focus of a…

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Media release: Brain pain draining emergency departments

Hundreds of people with common headache are turning up at hospital emergency departments (EDs) when most only need mild pain…

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Media release: On-site pathology testing for patients in rural and remote Australia

20 May 2015 Australians who live off the beaten track may no longer have to travel for medical testing and…

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Improving jellyfish sting treatment

EMF funding is improving emergency care for the elderly

Trauma: better treatment for severe bleeding

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