Canberra Intensive Care Unit

Research Publications

2018 Publications

Swan, K. L., T. Keene and B. J. Avard (2018). "A 12-Month Clinical Audit Comparing Point-of-Care Lactate Measurements Tested by Paramedics with In-Hospital Serum Lactate Measurements." Prehosp Disaster Med: 1-7.

Dicks, S. G., K. Ranse, H. Northam, F. M. van Haren and D. P. Boer (2018). "A novel approach to studying co-evolution of understanding and research: Family bereavement and the potential for organ donation as a case study." Health Psychol Open 5(1): 2055102917753706.

Delaney LJ, C. M., Huang HC, Litton E, Wibrow B, Lopez V, Haren FV (2018). "Investigating the application of motion accelerometers as a sleep monitoring technique and the clinical burden of the intensive care environment on sleep quality: study protocol for a prospective observational study in Australia." BMJ Open.

2017 Publications

Young, P. J., M. J. Bailey, R. W. Beasley, R. C. Freebairn, N. E. Hammond, F. M. van Haren, M. L. Harward, S. J. Henderson, D. M. Mackle, C. J. McArthur, S. P. McGuinness, J. A. Myburgh, M. K. Saxena, A. Turner, S. A. Webb and R. Bellomo (2017). "Protocol and statistical analysis plan for the Randomised Evaluation of Active Control of Temperature versus Ordinary Temperature Management (REACTOR) trial." Crit Care Resusc 19(1): 81-87.

Vellinga, N. A. R., E. C. Boerma, M. Koopmans, A. Donati, A. Dubin, N. I. Shapiro, R. M. Pearse, P. H. J. van der Voort, A. M. Dondorp, T. Bafi, M. Fries, T. Akarsu-Ayazoglu, A. Pranskunas, S. Hollenberg, G. Balestra, M. van Iterson, F. Sadaka, G. Minto, U. Aypar, F. J. Hurtado, G. Martinelli, D. Payen, F. van Haren, A. Holley, H. Gomez, R. L. Mehta, A. H. Rodriguez, C. Ruiz, H. S. Canales, J. Duranteau, P. E. Spronk, S. Jhanji, S. Hubble, M. Chierego, C. Jung, D. Martin, C. Sorbara, J. Bakker, C. Ince and S. s. g. micro (2017). "Mildly elevated lactate levels are associated with microcirculatory flow abnormalities and increased mortality: a microSOAP post hoc analysis." Crit Care 21(1): 255.

van Haren, F. Velloza, P. Chan, S. Mews, P. Lueck CJ. (2017). “Induced Hypertension for Preventing Complications of Delayed Cerebral Ischaemia in Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Haemorrhage (Protocol).” Cochrane Database Syst Rev (11) : 1-9.

van Haren, F. M. P. (2017). "A Chamber With a View: The Size of the Right Ventricle During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation." Critical Care Medicine 45(7): 1258-1260.

van Haren, F. (2017). "Personalised fluid resuscitation in the ICU: still a fluid concept?" Crit Care 21(Suppl 3): 313.

Marini, J. J., D. De Backer, C. Ince, M. Singer, F. Van Haren, M. Westphal and P. Wischmeyer (2017). "Seven unconfirmed ideas to improve future ICU practice." Crit Care 21(Suppl 3): 315.

Laffey, J. G., F. Madotto, G. Bellani, T. Pham, E. Fan, L. Brochard, P. Amin, Y. Arabi, E. K. Bajwa, A. Bruhn, V. Cerny, K. Clarkson, L. Heunks, K. Kurahashi, J. H. Laake, J. A. Lorente, L. McNamee, N. Nin, J. E. Palo, L. Piquilloud, H. Qiu, J. I. S. Jiménez, A. Esteban, D. F. McAuley, F. van Haren, M. Ranieri, G. Rubenfeld, H. Wrigge, A. S. Slutsky and A. Pesenti (2017). "Geo-economic variations in epidemiology, patterns of care, and outcomes in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: insights from the LUNG SAFE prospective cohort study." The Lancet Respiratory Medicine 5(8): 627-638.

Khanna, A., S. W. English, X. S. Wang, K. Ham, J. Tumlin, H. Szerlip, L. W. Busse, L. Altaweel, T. E. Albertson, C. Mackey, M. T. McCurdy, D. W. Boldt, S. Chock, P. J. Young, K. Krell, R. G. Wunderink, M. Ostermann, R. Murugan, M. N. Gong, R. Panwar, J. Hastbacka, R. Favory, B. Venkatesh, B. T. Thompson, R. Bellomo, J. Jensen, S. Kroll, L. S. Chawla, G. F. Tidmarsh, A. M. Deane and A.-. Investigators (2017). "Angiotensin II for the Treatment of Vasodilatory Shock." N Engl J Med.

Kecskes, Z. and I. Mitchell (2017). "Introducing a new series on innovations in medical education." Med J Aust 206(1): 13.

Holloway, J. Cuningham, J. and F. van Haren (2017). “DonateLife ACT and the Impact of the National Reform Programme.” Transplant Journal of Australasia 26(2): 4-5.

Edelman, J., M. K. Wilson, M. P. Vallely, P. G. Bannon, G. McKay, S. J. Robertson, R. Hislop, C. Wong, B. L. Cartwright, P. Forrest and P. J. Torzillo (2017). "The expanding role of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation retrieval services in Australia." Anaesth Intensive Care 45(1): 92-93.

Dicks, S. G., K. Ranse, H. Northam, D. P. Boer and F. M. van Haren (2017). "The development of a narrative describing the bereavement of families of potential organ donors: A systematic review." Health Psychol Open 4(2): 2055102917742918.

Dicks, S. G., K. Ranse, F. M. v. Haren and D. P. Boer (2017). "In-hospital experiences of families of potential organ donors: A systematic review and qualitative synthesis." Health Psychology Open 4(1): 2055102917709375.

Delaney, L. J., M. J. Currie, H.-C. C. Huang, V. Lopez, E. Litton and F. Van Haren (2017). "The nocturnal acoustical intensity of the intensive care environment: an observational study." Journal of Intensive Care 5(1): 41.

Byrne, L., N. G. Obonyo, S. Diab, K. Dunster, M. Passmore, A. C. Boon, L. S. Hoe, K. Hay, F. Van Haren, J. P. Tung, L. Cullen, K. Shekar, K. Maitland and J. F. Fraser (2017). "An Ovine Model of Hyperdynamic Endotoxemia and Vital Organ Metabolism." Shock.

Byrne, L. and F. Van Haren (2017). "Fluid resuscitation in human sepsis: Time to rewrite history?" Ann Intensive Care 7(1): 4.

Bulic, D., M. Bennett, H. Rodgers, M. Nourse, P. Rubie, J. C. Looi and F. Van Haren (2017). "Delirium After Mechanical Ventilation in Intensive Care Units: The Cognitive and Psychosocial Assessment (CAPA) Study Protocol." JMIR Res Protoc 6(2): e31.

Bellani, G., J. G. Laffey, T. Pham, F. Madotto, E. Fan, L. Brochard, A. Esteban, L. Gattinoni, V. Bumbasirevic, L. Piquilloud, F. van Haren, A. Larsson, D. F. McAuley, P. R. Bauer, Y. M. Arabi, M. Ranieri, M. Antonelli, G. D. Rubenfeld, B. T. Thompson and H. Wrigge (2017). "Noninvasive Ventilation of Patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Insights from the LUNG SAFE Study." American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 195(1): 67-77.

2016 Publications

Reid, D. B., L. S. Chapple, S. N. O'Connor, R. Bellomo, H. Buhr, M. J. Chapman, A. R. Davies, G. M. Eastwood, S. Ferrie, K. Lange, J. McIntyre, D. M. Needham, S. L. Peake, S. Rai, E. J. Ridley, H. Rodgers and A. M. Deane (2016). "The effect of augmenting early nutritional energy delivery on quality of life and employment status one year after ICU admission." Anaesthesia & Intensive Care 44(3): 406-412.

Reade, M. C., G. M. Eastwood, R. Bellomo, M. Bailey, A. Bersten, B. Cheung, A. Davies, A. Delaney, A. Ghosh, F. van Haren, N. Harley, D. Knight, S. McGuiness, J. Mulder, S. O'Donoghue, N. Simpson and P. Young (2016). "Effect of Dexmedetomidine Added to Standard Care on Ventilator-Free Time in Patients With Agitated Delirium: A Randomized Clinical Trial." JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association 315(14): 1460-1468.

Montana-Hoyos C., T. S., Bikshandi B., Fenwick B., Stehlik H., van Haren F. (2016). "User-centered, Research-based Design of Futuristic Intensive Care Units." International Journal of Architectonic, Spatial, and Environmental Design 10(3).

Mitchell, I., A. Schuster, K. Smith, P. Pronovost and A. Wu (2016). "Patient safety incident reporting: a qualitative study of thoughts and perceptions of experts 15 years after 'To Err is Human'." BMJ Qual Saf 25(2): 92-99.

Laffey, J. G., G. Bellani, T. Pham, E. Fan, F. Madotto, E. K. Bajwa, L. Brochard, K. Clarkson, A. Esteban, L. Gattinoni, F. van Haren, L. M. Heunks, K. Kurahashi, J. H. Laake, A. Larsson, D. F. McAuley, L. McNamee, N. Nin, H. Qiu, M. Ranieri, G. D. Rubenfeld, B. T. Thompson, H. Wrigge, A. S. Slutsky and A. Pesenti (2016). "Potentially modifiable factors contributing to outcome from acute respiratory distress syndrome: the LUNG SAFE study." Intensive Care Med 42(12): 1865-1876.

Kerr, A., J. T. McVey, A. M. Wood, F. M. P. Van Haren and F. Van Haren (2016). "Safety of nicotine replacement therapy in critically ill smokers: a retrospective cohort study." Anaesthesia & Intensive Care 44(6): 758-761.

Hoffman, K. R., B. Loong and F. V. Haren (2016). "Very old patients urgently referred to the intensive care unit: long-term outcomes for admitted and declined patients." Crit Care Resusc 18(3): 157-164.

Green, M., V. Marzano, I. A. Leditschke, I. Mitchell and B. Bissett (2016). "Mobilization of intensive care patients: a multidisciplinary practical guide for clinicians." J Multidiscip Healthc 9: 247-256.

Cardona-Morrell, M., J. Kim, R. M. Turner, M. Anstey, I. A. Mitchell and K. Hillman (2016). "Non-beneficial treatments in hospital at the end of life: a systematic review on extent of the problem." Int J Qual Health Care 28(4): 456-469.

Bissett, B., M. Green, V. Marzano, S. Byrne, I. A. Leditschke, T. Neeman, R. Boots and J. Paratz (2016). "Reliability and utility of the Acute Care Index of Function in intensive care patients: An observational study." Heart Lung 45(1): 10-14.

Bissett, B. M., I. A. Leditschke, T. Neeman, R. Boots and J. Paratz (2016). "Inspiratory muscle training to enhance recovery from mechanical ventilation: a randomised trial." Thorax 71(9): 812-819.

Bellani, G., J. G. Laffey, P. Tài, E. Fan, L. Brochard, A. Esteban, L. Gattinoni, A. Larsson, D. F. McAuley, M. Ranieri, G. Rubenfeld, B. T. Thompson, F. Wrigge, A. S. Slutsky, A. Pesenti, T. Pham, F. van Haren, H. Wrigge, L. S. Investigators and E. T. G. the (2016). "Epidemiology, Patterns of Care, and Mortality for Patients With Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Intensive Care Units in 50 Countries." JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association 315(8): 788-800.

2015 Publications

Young, P., M. Saxena, R. Bellomo, R. Freebairn, N. Hammond, F. van Haren, M. Holliday, S. Henderson, D. Mackle, C. McArthur, S. McGuinness, J. Myburgh, M. Weatherall, S. Webb and R. Beasley (2015). "Acetaminophen for Fever in Critically Ill Patients with Suspected Infection." New England Journal of Medicine 373(23): 2215-2224.

Wassenaar, A., M. van den Boogaard, T. van Achterberg, A. J. C. Slooter, M. A. Kuiper, M. E. Hoogendoorn, K. S. Simons, E. Maseda, N. Pinto, C. Jones, A. Luetz, A. Schandl, W. Verbrugghe, L. M. Aitken, F. M. P. van Haren, A. R. T. Donders, L. Schoonhoven and P. Pickkers (2015). "Multinational development and validation of an early prediction model for delirium in ICU patients." Intensive Care Medicine 41(6): 1048-1056.

van Haren, F., J. Cohen, A. McKee, I. Mitchell, M. Pinder and I. Seppelt (2015). "Infection control in times of Ebola: how well are we training the next generation of intensivists in Australia and New Zealand?" Crit Care Resusc 17(2): 65-66.

van Haren F.M.P., S. J., Cursons J., Cursons R.T.M., Jameson M. (2015). "Preliminary report of a novel model using human umbilical vein endothelium in whole umbilical cord preparations to examine the in vitro effects of lipopolysaccharide and hypertonic saline on the gene expression of inflammatory mediators." Anaesthesia and Intensive Care 43(2).

Leech, M., B. Bissett, M. Kot and G. Ntoumenopoulos (2015). "Physiotherapist-initiated lung ultrasound to improve intensive care management of a deteriorating patient and prevent intubation: a case report." Physiother Theory Pract 31(5): 372-376.

Leech, M., B. Bissett, M. Kot and G. Ntoumenopoulos (2015). "Lung ultrasound for critical care physiotherapists: a narrative review." Physiother Res Int 20(2): 69-76.

Leditshke, I. A., T. Crispin and J. Bestic (2015). "Advance care directives in residential aged care." AFP 44(4): 186-190.

Jones, D., P. Hicks, J. Currey, J. Holmes, G. J. Fennessy, K. Hillman, A. Psirides, S. Rai, M. Y. Singh, D. V. Pilcher, D. Bhonagiri, G. K. Hart and E. Fugaccia (2015). "Findings of the first ANZICS conference on the role of intensive care in Rapid Response Teams." Anaesth Intensive Care 43(3): 369-379.

Hoffman, K. R., S. W. Chan, A. R. Hughes and S. J. Halcrow (2015). "Management of Cerebellar Tonsillar Herniation following Lumbar Puncture in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension." Case Rep Crit Care 2015: 895035.

Hargreaves, D. S., F. Greaves, C. Levay, I. Mitchell, U. Koch, T. Esch, S. Denny, J. C. Frich, J. Struijs and A. Sheikh (2015). "Comparison of Health Care Experience and Access Between Young and Older Adults in 11 High-Income Countries." J Adolesc Health 57(4): 413-420.

Finfer, S., D. Chittock, Y. Li, D. Foster, V. Dhingra, R. Bellomo, D. Cook, P. Dodek, P. Hebert, W. Henderson, D. Heyland, A. Higgins, C. McArthur, I. Mitchell, J. Myburgh, B. Robinson and J. Ronco (2015). "Intensive versus conventional glucose control in critically ill patients with traumatic brain injury: long-term follow-up of a subgroup of patients from the NICE-SUGAR study." Intensive Care Med 41(6): 1037-1047.

Dulhunty, J. M., J. A. Roberts, J. S. Davis, S. A. Webb, R. Bellomo, C. Gomersall, C. Shirwadkar, G. M. Eastwood, J. Myburgh, D. L. Paterson, T. Starr, S. K. Paul and J. Lipman (2015). "A Multicenter Randomized Trial of Continuous versus Intermittent beta-Lactam Infusion in Severe Sepsis." Am J Respir Crit Care Med 192(11): 1298-1305.

Delaney, L. v. H., Frank; Currie, Marian; Huang, Hsin-Chia Carol; Lopez, Violeta (2015). "Sleep Monitoring Techniques within Intensive Care." International Journal of Nursing and Clinical Practices 2(1).

Delaney, L. J., F. Van Haren and V. Lopez (2015). "Sleeping on a problem: the impact of sleep disturbance on intensive care patients - a clinical review." Ann Intensive Care 5: 3.

Bulic, D. B., M; Shehabi, Y (2015). "Delirium in the intensive care unit and long–term cognitive and psychosocial functioning: literature review." Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing 33(1): 44-52.

Bissett, B., I. A. Leditschke, T. Neeman, R. Boots and J. Paratz (2015). "Weaned but weary: one third of adult intensive care patients mechanically ventilated for 7 days or more have impaired inspiratory muscle endurance after successful weaning." Heart Lung 44(1): 15-20.

2014 Publications

Westphal, M. and F. M. P. van Haren (2014). "Sepsis and Pharmacogenomics: Can the VAS(S)T Majority of Vasopressor Treatment Be Individualized?*." Critical Care Medicine 42(8): 1944-1945.

van Haren, F. and K. Zacharowski (2014). "What's new in volume therapy in the intensive care unit?" Best Practice & Research: Clinical Anaesthesiology 28(3): 275-283.

van den Boogaard, M., L. Schoonhoven, E. Maseda, C. Plowright, C. Jones, A. Luetz, P. V. Sackey, P. G. Jorens, L. M. Aitken, F. M. P. van Haren, R. Donders, J. G. van der Hoeven and P. Pickkers (2014). "Recalibration of the delirium prediction model for ICU patients (PRE-DELIRIC): a multinational observational study." Intensive Care Medicine 40(3): 361-369.

Robertson, C. S., H. J. Hannay, J. M. Yamal, S. Gopinath, J. C. Goodman, B. C. Tilley, T. B. I. T. I. Epo Severe, A. Baldwin, L. Rivera Lara, H. Saucedo-Crespo, O. Ahmed, S. Sadasivan, L. Ponce, J. Cruz-Navarro, H. Shahin, I. P. Aisiku, P. Doshi, A. Valadka, L. Neipert, J. M. Waguspack, M. L. Rubin, J. S. Benoit and P. Swank (2014). "Effect of erythropoietin and transfusion threshold on neurological recovery after traumatic brain injury: a randomized clinical trial." JAMA 312(1): 36-47.

Presneill, J., L. Little, A. Nichol, C. French, D. J. Cooper, S. Haddad, J. Duranteau, O. Huet, M. Skrifvars, Y. Arabi and R. Bellomo (2014). "Statistical analysis plan for the Erythropoietin in Traumatic Brain Injury trial: a randomised controlled trial of erythropoietin versus placebo in moderate and severe traumatic brain injury." Trials 15(1): 501.

Peake, S. L., A. R. Davies, A. M. Deane, K. Lange, J. L. Moran, S. N. O'Connor, E. J. Ridley, P. J. Williams, M. J. Chapman, T. investigators, A. the and G. New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical Trials (2014). "Use of a concentrated enteral nutrition solution to increase calorie delivery to critically ill patients: a randomized, double-blind, clinical trial." Am J Clin Nutr 100(2): 616-625.

Parakh, S., A. Piggin, T. Neeman, I. Mitchell, P. Crispin and A. Davis (2014). "Outcomes of haematology/oncology patients admitted to intensive care unit at The Canberra Hospital." Intern Med J 44(11): 1087-1094.

Marty, F. M., C. Y. Man, C. van der Horst, B. Francois, D. Garot, R. Manez, V. Thamlikitkul, J. A. Lorente, F. Alvarez-Lerma, D. Brealey, H. H. Zhao, S. Weller, P. J. Yates and A. F. Peppercorn (2014). "Safety and pharmacokinetics of intravenous zanamivir treatment in hospitalized adults with influenza: an open-label, multicenter, single-arm, phase II study." J Infect Dis 209(4): 542-550.

Marck-Jansen, C., S. Neate, B. Dwyer, F. van Haren and W. W. Jan Ijzermans (2014). "Comparing Organ Donation Practices and Rates Between Australia and the Netherlands to Detect Best Practices and Areas for Improvement." Organs, Tissues and Cells 17(1).

Investigators, A., A. C. T. Group, S. L. Peake, A. Delaney, M. Bailey, R. Bellomo, P. A. Cameron, D. J. Cooper, A. M. Higgins, A. Holdgate, B. D. Howe, S. A. Webb and P. Williams (2014). "Goal-directed resuscitation for patients with early septic shock." N Engl J Med 371(16): 1496-1506.

Hodgson, C. L., K. Stiller, D. M. Needham, C. J. Tipping, M. Harrold, C. E. Baldwin, S. Bradley, S. Berney, L. R. Caruana, D. Elliott, M. Green, K. Haines, A. M. Higgins, K. M. Kaukonen, I. A. Leditschke, M. R. Nickels, J. Paratz, S. Patman, E. H. Skinner, P. J. Young, J. M. Zanni, L. Denehy and S. A. Webb (2014). "Expert consensus and recommendations on safety criteria for active mobilization of mechanically ventilated critically ill adults." Crit Care 18(6): 658.

2013 Publications

Young PJ, W. M., Saxena MK, Bellomo R, Freebairn RC, Hammond NE, Haren FM, Henderson SJ, McArthur CJ, McGuinness SP, Mackle D, Myburgh JA, Webb SA, Beasley RW (2013). "Statistical analysis plan for the HEAT trial: a multicentre randomised placebo-controlled trial of intravenous paracetamol in intensive care unit patients with fever and infection." Critical Care and Resuscitation: 279-286.

van Haren, F. M. (2013). "Prognostic value of enterocyte injury in critically ill patients: no gut, no glory?" Crit Care Med 41(9): 2238-2239.

van Haren, F. (2013). "The use of hypertonic solutions in sepsis." Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care 3(1).

Roberts, D. M., M. J. Hall, M. M. Falkland, S. I. Strasser and N. A. Buckley (2013). "Amanita phalloides poisoning and treatment with silibinin in the Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales." Med J Aust 198(1): 43-47.

McKay, H., I. A. Mitchell, K. Sinn, H. Mugridge, T. Lafferty, C. Van Leuvan, S. Mamootil and M. E. Abdel-Latif (2013). "Effect of a multifaceted intervention on documentation of vital signs and staff communication regarding deteriorating paediatric patients." J Paediatr Child Health 49(1): 48-56.

McGuinness, S. P., R. L. Parke, R. Bellomo, F. M. P. Van Haren and M. Bailey (2013). "Sodium Bicarbonate Infusion to Reduce Cardiac Surgery-Associated Acute Kidney Injury: A Phase II Multicenter Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial*." Critical Care Medicine 41(7): 1599-1607.

Jones D., M. I., Hillman K., Story D. (2013). "Defining clinical deterioration." Resuscitation 84(8).

Iolovska E., B. H., Beckingham W., Collignon P., Mitchell I., Avard B. (2013). "Vancomycin-resistant enterococci surveillance of intensive care patients: Incidence and outcome of colonisation." Healthcare Infection 18(3).

2012 Publications

Young, P. J., M. K. Saxena, R. Bellomo, R. C. Freebairn, N. E. Hammond, F. M. van Haren, S. J. Henderson, C. J. McArthur, S. P. McGuinness, D. Mackle, J. A. Myburgh, M. Weatherall, S. A. Webb and R. W. Beasley (2012). "The HEAT trial: a protocol for a multicentre randomised placebo-controlled trial of IV paracetamol in ICU patients with fever and infection." Crit Care Resusc 14(4): 290-296.

van Haren, F. M., S. Ram and J. Hill (2012). "Endoscopic findings during placement of postpyloric feeding tubes in intensive care patients: a retrospective observational study." Crit Care Resusc 14(2): 101-104.

van Haren, F. M., J. Sleigh, E. C. Boerma, M. La Pine, M. Bahr, P. Pickkers and J. G. van der Hoeven (2012). "Hypertonic fluid administration in patients with septic shock: a prospective randomized controlled pilot study." Shock 37(3): 268-275.

van Haren, F. M. and I. Mitchell (2012). "V1a receptor agonists: the search for clean and green alternatives to vasopressin." Crit Care Med 40(6): 1999-2000.

van Haren F.M.P., S. M. J., Holdaway C. (2012). "Aortoenteric fistula causing massive bleeding." Netherlands Journal of Critical Care 16(2).

Reynolds, M. G. and F. van Haren (2012). "A case of pressure ulceration and associated haemorrhage in a patient using a faecal management system." Australian Critical Care 25(3): 188-194.

Myburgh, J. L., Qiang ; Heritier, Stephane; Dan, Arina; Glass, Parisa (2012). "Statistical analysis plan for the Crystalloid Versus Hydroxyethyl Starch Trial (CHEST)." Critical Care and Resuscitation 14(1).

Leditschke, I. A., M. Green, J. Irvine, B. Bissett and I. A. Mitchell (2012). "What are the barriers to mobilizing intensive care patients?" Cardiopulm Phys Ther J 23(1): 26-29.

Gattas, D. J., A. Dan, J. Myburgh, L. Billot, S. Lo and S. Finfer (2012). "Fluid resuscitation with 6% hydroxyethyl starch (130/0.4) in acutely ill patients: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis." Anesth Analg 114(1): 159-169.

Bissett, B., I. A. Leditschke, J. D. Paratz and R. J. Boots (2012). "Respiratory dysfunction in ventilated patients: can inspiratory muscle training help?" Anaesth Intensive Care 40(2): 236-246.

Bissett, B., I. A. Leditschke and M. Green (2012). "Specific inspiratory muscle training is safe in selected patients who are ventilator-dependent: a case series." Intensive Crit Care Nurs 28(2): 98-104.

Bissett, B. M., I. A. Leditschke, J. D. Paratz and R. J. Boots (2012). "Protocol: inspiratory muscle training for promoting recovery and outcomes in ventilated patients (IMPROVe): a randomised controlled trial." BMJ Open 2(2): e000813.

2011 Publications

van Haren FM, S. J., Cursons R, La Pine M, Pickkers P, van der Hoeven JG (2011). "The effects of hypertonic fluid administration on the gene expression of inflammatory mediators in circulating leucocytes in patients with septic shock: a preliminary study." Annals of Intensive Care.

Mitchell, I. (2011). "Firsts: Many firsts are unremarkable, but some have a lifelong impact." Medical Journal of Australia 195(5).

Knight, M., M. Pierce, I. Seppelt, J. J. Kurinczuk, P. Spark, P. Brocklehurst, C. McLintock, E. Sullivan and t. A. I. I. A. M. O. S. S. Uk's Obstetric Surveillance System (2011). "Critical illness with AH1N1v influenza in pregnancy: a comparison of two population-based cohorts." BJOG 118(2): 232-239.

Crystalloid versus Hydroxyethyl Starch Trial Management Committee. (2011). "The Crystalloid versus Hydroxyethyl Starch Trial: protocol for a multi-centre randomised controlled trial of fluid resuscitation with 6% hydroxyethyl starch (130/0.4) compared to 0.9% sodium chloride (saline) in intensive care patients on mortality." Intensive Care Med 37(5): 816-823.

Brochard, L. J. (2011). "Towards changing the definition of the acute respiratory distress syndrome: one step forward." Crit Care Med 39(9): 2177-2178.

2010 Publications

Singh, M. Y., V. Nayyar, P. T. Clark and C. Kim (2010). "Does after-hours discharge of ICU patients influence outcome?" Crit Care Resusc 12(3): 156-161.

Mitchell, I. A., H. McKay, C. Van Leuvan, R. Berry, C. McCutcheon, B. Avard, N. Slater, T. Neeman and P. Lamberth (2010). "A prospective controlled trial of the effect of a multi-faceted intervention on early recognition and intervention in deteriorating hospital patients." Resuscitation 81(6): 658-666.

Investigators, A. I. and S. Australasian Maternity Outcomes Surveillance (2010). "Critical illness due to 2009 A/H1N1 influenza in pregnant and postpartum women: population based cohort study." BMJ 340: c1279.

Pre 2010 Publications

Webb, S. A., V. Pettila, I. Seppelt, R. Bellomo, M. Bailey, D. J. Cooper, M. Cretikos, A. R. Davies, S. Finfer, P. W. Harrigan, G. K. Hart, B. Howe, J. R. Iredell, C. McArthur, I. Mitchell, S. Morrison, A. D. Nichol, D. L. Paterson, S. Peake, B. Richards, D. Stephens, A. Turner and M. Yung (2009). "Critical care services and 2009 H1N1 influenza in Australia and New Zealand." N Engl J Med 361(20): 1925-1934.

van Haren, F. M., A. Borstlap and N. Foudraine (2006). "Images in cardiovascular medicine. Tension pneumopericardium in Hodgkin's disease." Circulation 114(5): e77-79.

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