Relief of chest pain in the emergency department (RELIEF)

Grant ID: EMJS-363R34-2020-BROWNLEE

Project Summary

Many emergency department (ED) patients with painful conditions have extensive delays to receive pain relief, which may result in unnecessary discomfort and an extended length of stay.

This study will focus on how long patients who present to the ED with chest pain wait for adequate pain relief. This study is important for improving patient comfort and health service outcomes.


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Principal Investigator:
Emily Brownlee

Co Investigators:
Prof Louise Cullen
A/Prof Jaimi Greenslade
Prof William Parsonage
Tracey Hawkins
Laura Foran
Elly McCormick
Dr James Hughes

Associate Investigators:
Jack McKenzie
Jessica Carl
Aaron Robinson
Ileah Saad


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