Past Research Projects
Evaluation of the Paediatric Trauma System in NSW
Investigators: Professor Kate Curtis, Professor Kim Foster, Associate Professor Rebecca Mitchell, Dr Connie Van, Ms Belinda Kennedy
Contacts: Prof Kate Curtis, University of Sydney, firstname.lastname@example.org
Aim: This study will determine the best processes of care for the severely injured child in NSW. The development of a Paediatric Quality Audit Tool will soon be published.
Support sources: Funded by the Day of Difference Foundation, ACI, NHMRC, also supported by ITIM (in-kind research support).
Risk-adjusted mortality outcomes in New South Wales’ major trauma centres from 2011 to 2016
Authors: Dr David Gomez, Dr Pooria Sarrami, Mr Hardeep Singh, Associate Professor Michael Dinh, Professor Zsolt Balogh, Dr Jeremy Hsu
Contact: Dr Pooria Sarrami email@example.com
Support sources: NSW ITIM provided data and in-kind support.
Injury Trends and Mortality in Patients with Major Trauma in NSW
Authors: Associate Professor Michael Dinh, Professor Kate Curtis, Rebecca Mitchell, Kendall Bein, Zsolt Balogh, Ian Seppelt, Colin Deans, Rebecca Ivers, Saartje Berendsen Russell, Oran Rigby
Contact: Associate Professor Michael Dinh, firstname.lastname@example.org
Support sources: Funded and supported by ITIM (in-kind research support)
Physician staffed Helicopter Emergency Medical Service dispatch via centralised control and directly by crew versus centralised control alone – a before and after study
Authors: Dr Alan Garner, Careflight, email@example.com
Support sources: Led by and supported by ITIM (data provision).
Falls in the Older Person
Authors: Dr Jenny Miu, Prof Kate Curtis
Support sources: led by ITIM
Rehabilitation outcomes of patients admitted after road trauma
Authors: Steven Faux, St Vincent’s hospital, firstname.lastname@example.org
Support sources: led by and supported by ITIM (data provision).
The incidence of neurosurgical trauma presentations at two Regional Trauma Services in rural NSW and to compare the timelines to assessment in specialist neurosurgical tertiary facilities
Authors: Maryanne Sewell, Northern NSW LDH, email@example.com
Support sources: HETI Rural Research Capacity Building Program, data provided by ITIM