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Software halves time to diagnose broken bones

Australian software developed by CSIRO and trialled in collaboration with emergency medicine clinicians in Brisbane could halve the time taken…

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New grants awarded: 2016

The Emergency Medicine Foundation (EMF) has awarded 10 new Trainee and Staff Specialist grants totaling $334,765 to Queensland emergency medicine…

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Fewer catheters in ED

No one wants a catheter inserted unless they need it, so it’s great news that emergency researchers at the Royal…

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Better care for mentally ill in the outback

The challenges of mental health service delivery in remote communities have prompted medical researchers to investigate the best way to…

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Ketofol an alternative deep sedative

Australian emergency medicine researchers have successfully trialled an alternative deep sedative for patients in the emergency department. In a large,…

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New technique for intubating kids in hospital emergency departments

Queensland researchers are trialling a simple procedure with potential to become a ‘game changer’ in emergency paediatric medicine. In a…

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New relief for kidney stone sufferers

Millions of Australians suffering from kidney stones could soon get relief, with researchers discovering a prostrate treatment can also help…

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Training key to patient safety in ED

Emergency medicine researchers at the Gold Coast University Hospital have shown training is just as effective as the latest technology…

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Fewer needles to numb finger injuries

Treating finger injuries could require fewer needles thanks to emergency medicine researchers in Queensland. Finger injuries are common in the…

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Ketamine: a new option for sedating violent patients in the ED

Research by Australian toxicologists raises the possibility of sedating violent patients in emergency departments with the anaesthetic, ketamine. The research team…

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Improving jellyfish sting treatment

Trauma: better treatment for severe bleeding

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