Local Research

DEPT OF ANAESTHESIA, JHH
PRESCRIPTION OF OPIOIDS TO POST-OPERATIVE ORTHOPAEDIC PATIENTS AT TIME OF DISCHARGE FROM HOSPITAL : A PROSPECTIVE OBSERVATIONAL STUDY
Source: Edward Ho, Matthew Doherty, Robert Thomas, John Attia, Christopher Oldmeadow & Matthew Clapham (2018). Scandinavian Journal of Pain, published online Feb 23. doi: 10.1515/sjpain-2017-0149

PREVALENCE OF APPROPRIATE COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING & PREFERENCES FOR RECEIVING SCREENING ADVICE AMONG PEOPLE ATTENDING OUTPATIENT CLINICS
Source: Natalie Dodd, Elise Mansfield, Mariko Carey & Christopher Oldmeadow (2018) Prevalence of appropriate colorectal cancer screening and preferences for receiving screening advice among people attending outpatient clinics. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Public Health published online Mar 12. doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12776

Emergency Department, JHH
PREHOSPITAL ANALGESIC CHOICE IN INJURED PATIENTS DOES NOT IMPACT ON RATES OF VOMITING: EXPERIENCE FROM A NSW PRIMARY RETRIEVAL SERVICE
Michael Zhang, Timothy Cowan, John-Paul Smiles, Mary Morgan, Jessica Armstrong, Chinky Goswami & Claire Sewell (2017) . Emergency Medicine Australasia (CIAP)

HNE Population Health
INCREASED SUBSTANCE USE & POORER MENTAL HEALTH IN ADOLESCENTS WITH PROBLEMATIC MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN
Nicola McLaren, Steven Kamper, Rebecca Hodder, John Wiggers, Luke Wolfenden, Jennifer Bowman, Elizabeth Campbell, Julia Dray & Christopher Williams (2017)
Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 47(10), 705–711

POPULATION HEALTH, and CENTRE FOR TRANSLATIONAL NEUROSCIENCE & MENTAL HEALTH - HNELHD
DO MENTAL HEALTH CONSUMERS WANT TO IMPROVE THEIR LONG-TERM DISEASE RISK BEHAVIOURS? A SURVEY OF OVER 2000 PSYCHIATRIC INPATIENTS
Kate Bartlem, Jacqueline Bailey, Alexandra Metse, Ashley Asara, Paula Wye, Richard Clancy, John Wiggers & Jenny Bowman (2017)
International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, published online Dec 2.