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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1247084
Description: Background: As many as half of all patients with major traumatic injuries do not receive the recommended care, with variance in preventable mortality reported across the globe. This variance highlight ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1221753
Description: Introduction: Physical injury is a leading cause of death and disability among children worldwide and the largest cause of paediatric hospital admission. Parents of critically injured children are at ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1247182
Description: Background: Improved understanding of long-term mortality attributable to injury is needed to accurately inform injury burden studies. This study aims to quantify and describe mortality attributable t ... More
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Date: 2016
Subject Keyword: falls | injury | dementia | hospitalisation
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1171989
Description: Objectives: To explore the impact of dementia on the trends in fall-related fracture and non-fracture injuries for older people. Methods: Individuals aged ≥65years who were admitted to a NSW hospital ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1199320
Description: Aim: This study describes clinical staff opinions on the availability and suitability of resources to provide trauma care to children and their families and any perceived strengths, gaps and potential ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1199441
Description: Background: Injury is a leading cause of death and disability for children. Regionalised trauma systems have improved outcomes for severely injured adults, however the impact of adult orientated traum ... More
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Date: 2016
Subject Keyword: pedestrian | collision | cost | injury
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1199466
Description: Background: There is a need for routine estimates of injury recovery costs from pedestrian collisions using hospital separation records for economic evaluations. Objective: To estimate the cost of inj ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1172603
Description: Background: Being the parent of a severely injured child involves many stressors throughout the trauma journey. Internationally, little is known about the experiences or levels of emotional distress, ... More
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Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: injury | international tourist | recreation
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1045129
Description: This article compares the epidemiological profile of injury-related hospitalized morbidity of international tourists in New South Wales (NSW) with the hospitalized injury profile of NSW residents. Inj ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1044436
Description: Background: Accurate economic data are fundamental for improving current funding models and ultimately in promoting the efficient delivery of services. The financial burden of a high trauma casemix to ... More
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Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: cost | injury | health economics | health services
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351151
Description: OBJECTIVE: This research examines the existing funding model for in-hospital trauma patient episodes in New South Wales (NSW), Australia and identifies factors that cause above-average treatment costs ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1259188
Description: Concession go-karts are recreational hire-vehicles with a unique and challenging set of crashworthiness requirements. A case study reconstruction of a fatal crash involving a female rider, that occurr ... More
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Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: cost | injury | older people | patient outcomes | trauma
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351144
Description: AIMS: To Describe injury profile and costs of older person trauma in New South Wales; quantify variations with peer group costs; and identify predictors of higher costs. METHODS: Nine level 1 New Sout ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351741
Description: Aims: To describe the costs of acute trauma admissions for children aged ≤15 years in trauma centres; to identify predictors of higher treatment costs and quantify differences in actual and state-wide ... More
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Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: pediatric | trauma | outcomes | injury | trauma system
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351781
Description: Paediatric trauma centres seek to optimise the care of injured children. Trends in state-wide paediatric care and outcomes have not been examined in detail in Australia. This study examines temporal t ... More
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