Belinda J Gabbe

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Financial and employment impacts of serious injury: A qualitative study
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia College of Medicine, Swansea University, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Injury 45:1445-51. 2014
  2. pmc The association between hospitalisation for childhood head injury and academic performance: evidence from a population e-cohort study
    Belinda J Gabbe
    College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 68:466-70. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Patient perspectives of care in a regionalised trauma system: lessons from the Victorian State Trauma System
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 198:149-52. 2013
  4. pmc Comparison of measures of comorbidity for predicting disability 12-months post-injury
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:30. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Evaluating time points for measuring recovery after major trauma in adults
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Surg 257:166-72. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Level of agreement between patient and proxy responses to the EQ-5D health questionnaire 12 months after injury
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1102-5. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Improved functional outcomes for major trauma patients in a regionalized, inclusive trauma system
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Ann Surg 255:1009-15. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Profile, transport and outcomes of severe burns patients within an inclusive, regionalized trauma system
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 81:725-30. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Functional and health-related quality of life outcomes after pediatric trauma
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma 70:1532-8. 2011
  10. pmc Comparison of mortality following hospitalisation for isolated head injury in England and Wales, and Victoria, Australia
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e20545. 2011

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Financial and employment impacts of serious injury: A qualitative study
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia College of Medicine, Swansea University, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Injury 45:1445-51. 2014
    ..To explore the financial and employment impacts following serious injury...
  2. pmc The association between hospitalisation for childhood head injury and academic performance: evidence from a population e-cohort study
    Belinda J Gabbe
    College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 68:466-70. 2014
    ..Childhood head injury has the potential for lifelong disability and burden. This study aimed to establish the association between admission to hospital for childhood head injury and early academic performance...
  3. ncbi request reprint Patient perspectives of care in a regionalised trauma system: lessons from the Victorian State Trauma System
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 198:149-52. 2013
    ..To explore injured patients' experiences of trauma care to identify areas for improvement in service delivery...
  4. pmc Comparison of measures of comorbidity for predicting disability 12-months post-injury
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:30. 2013
    ..This study compared different approaches to modelling the impact of comorbidity, collected as part of the routine hospital episode data, on disability outcomes following orthopaedic injury...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluating time points for measuring recovery after major trauma in adults
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Surg 257:166-72. 2013
    ..To evaluate recovery after major trauma over a 24-month time frame...
  6. ncbi request reprint Level of agreement between patient and proxy responses to the EQ-5D health questionnaire 12 months after injury
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1102-5. 2012
    ..This study assessed the agreement between patient and proxy reporting of health-related quality of life 12 months after injury...
  7. doi request reprint Improved functional outcomes for major trauma patients in a regionalized, inclusive trauma system
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Ann Surg 255:1009-15. 2012
    ..To describe outcomes of major trauma survivors managed in an organized trauma system, including the association between levels of care and outcomes over time...
  8. ncbi request reprint Profile, transport and outcomes of severe burns patients within an inclusive, regionalized trauma system
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 81:725-30. 2011
    ..The integration of burns care into trauma systems has been recommended. This study describes the profile, transfer and outcomes of severe burns within an inclusive, regionalized trauma system...
  9. ncbi request reprint Functional and health-related quality of life outcomes after pediatric trauma
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma 70:1532-8. 2011
    ..There is no consensus regarding the best approach to measuring outcomes in this group...
  10. pmc Comparison of mortality following hospitalisation for isolated head injury in England and Wales, and Victoria, Australia
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e20545. 2011
    ..This observational study investigated the risk-adjusted mortality of isolated TBI admissions in England/Wales, and Victoria, Australia, and the impact of neurosurgical centre management on outcomes...
  11. pmc Modelling long term disability following injury: comparison of three approaches for handling multiple injuries
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e25862. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Agreement between parent and child report of health-related quality of life: impact of time postinjury
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Trauma 69:1578-82. 2010
    ..This study assessed the level of agreement between proxy (parent) and child reports of HRQL at key time points after injury...
  13. doi request reprint Predictors of mortality following severe pelvic ring fracture: results of a population-based study
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Injury 42:985-91. 2011
    ..The aim of this population-based study was to investigate predictors of mortality following severe pelvic ring fractures managed in an inclusive, regionalised trauma system...
  14. ncbi request reprint Functional measures at discharge: are they useful predictors of longer term outcomes for trauma registries?
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Surg 247:854-9. 2008
    ..This study investigates the ability of these measures to predict longer term outcomes...
  15. doi request reprint Predictors of moderate or severe pain 6 months after orthopaedic injury: a prospective cohort study
    Owen D Williamson
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Orthop Trauma 23:139-44. 2009
    ..To determine predictors of moderate or severe pain 6 months after orthopaedic injury...
  16. doi request reprint The effect of an organized trauma system on mortality in major trauma involving serious head injury: a comparison of the United kingdom and victoria, australia
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Surg 253:138-43. 2011
    ..To compare outcomes following major trauma involving serious head injury managed in an inclusive trauma system (Victoria, Australia) and a setting where rationalization of trauma services is absent (England/Wales)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Choosing outcome assessment instruments for trauma registries
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Acad Emerg Med 12:751-8. 2005
    ..The use of previously recommended outcome assessment instruments is discussed, with a focus on the utility of these instruments for use in routine monitoring of trauma outcomes other than mortality through trauma registries...
  18. doi request reprint Predicting trauma patient mortality: ICD [or ICD-10-AM] versus AIS based approaches
    Cameron D Willis
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 80:802-6. 2010
    ..To date, studies have not examined the performance of ICISS using Australian trauma registry data. This study aimed to compare the performance of ICISS with other mortality prediction tools in an Australian trauma registry...
  19. ncbi request reprint A statewide system of trauma care in Victoria: effect on patient survival
    Peter A Cameron
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:546-50. 2008
    ..To determine whether the statewide system of trauma care introduced in 2000 has resulted in improved survival for all major trauma patients in Victoria...
  20. doi request reprint Twelve-month outcomes of serious orthopaedic sport and active recreation-related injuries admitted to Level 1 trauma centers in Melbourne, Australia
    Nadine E Andrew
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 18:387-93. 2008
    ..To describe and identify predictors of 12-month outcomes of serious orthopaedic injuries due to sport and active recreation...
  21. doi request reprint Return to pre-injury health status and function 12 months after hospitalisation for sport and active recreation related orthopaedic injury
    Nadine Elizabeth Andrew
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 18:377-84. 2012
    ..The present work was a cohort study with retrospective assessment of pre-injury status and prospective assessment of outcome at 12 months post injury...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prehospital prediction of intensive care unit stay and mortality in blunt trauma patients
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma 59:458-65. 2005
    ..However, no consensus has been reached regarding the best criteria or triage tool for identifying patients injured seriously enough to warrant transfer to a trauma center...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparing the responsiveness of functional outcome assessment measures for trauma registries
    Owen D Williamson
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma 71:63-8. 2011
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  24. ncbi request reprint Incidence and outcomes of major trauma assaults: a population-based study in Victoria
    Phebe A O'Mullane
    Trauma and Emergency Centre, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 190:129-32. 2009
    ..To describe the incidence and outcomes of assault resulting in serious injury in Victoria...
  25. ncbi request reprint The trauma registry as a statewide quality improvement tool
    Peter A Cameron
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    J Trauma 59:1469-76. 2005
    ..In Victoria, Australia, a statewide trauma system and trauma registry has been established to monitor and feedback the process of management and outcomes of major trauma patients across all healthcare providers...
  26. doi request reprint Prehospital prediction of the severity of blunt anatomic injury
    Stephen A Mulholland
    Victoria Trauma Foundation Centre for Trauma Research and Practice, The Alfred Hospital, Melborne, Australia
    J Trauma 64:754-60. 2008
    ..To assess whether paramedic prediction of severity of injury to individual body regions is accurate and could add to overall paramedic prediction of injury severity...
  27. ncbi request reprint The relationship between compensable status and long-term patient outcomes following orthopaedic trauma
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:14-7. 2007
    ..To determine the relationship between compensable status in a "no-fault" compensation scheme and long-term outcomes after orthopaedic trauma...
  28. doi request reprint Can the modified functional independence measure be reliably obtained from the patient medical record by different raters?
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma 63:1374-9. 2007
    ..This study investigated the interrater reliability of the medical record modified FIM, and the level of agreement with the modified FIM scored through patient assessment...
  29. ncbi request reprint Level of agreement between coding sources of percentage total body surface area burnt (%TBSA)
    Dina Watterson
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    HIM J 40:21-4. 2011
    ..81-1) between all sources of data, suggesting that ICD-10-AM is a valid source of %TBSA and use of ICD-10-AM codes could reduce the resource used by trauma and burns registries capturing this information...
  30. doi request reprint Trends in sport and active recreation injuries resulting in major trauma or death in adults in Victoria, Australia, 2001-2007
    Nadine E Andrew
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Injury 43:1527-33. 2012
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  31. ncbi request reprint Routine follow up of major trauma patients from trauma registries: What are the outcomes?
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma 61:1393-9. 2006
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Validity of outcome measures used to assess one and six month outcomes in orthopaedic trauma patients
    Cameron McR Gosling
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Injury 42:1443-8. 2011
    ..To evaluate the validity of the 12-item Short Form Health Survey (SF-12), Sickness Impact Profile (SIP) and the Short Musculoskeletal Functional Assessment Questionnaire (SMFA) for use in an orthopaedic trauma population...
  33. ncbi request reprint Preinjury status: are orthopaedic trauma patients different than the general population?
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Orthop Trauma 21:223-8. 2007
    ..To describe the preinjury health-related quality of life (HRQL) of orthopaedic trauma patients admitted to Level I trauma centers relative to the general population...
  34. ncbi request reprint Population-based capture of long-term functional and quality of life outcomes after major trauma: the experiences of the Victorian State Trauma Registry
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    J Trauma 69:532-6; discussion 536. 2010
  35. ncbi request reprint Health professionals' perceptions of musculoskeletal injury and injury risk factors in Australian triathletes: a factor analysis
    Cameron McR Gosling
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    Phys Ther Sport 14:207-12. 2013
    ..This study investigated health professional perceptions of triathlon-related injury risk factors and injury prevention strategies, to inform prospective cohort studies investigating injury in triathletes...
  36. doi request reprint The perception of injury risk and safety in triathlon competition: an exploratory focus group study
    Cameron McR Gosling
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Center, Melbourne, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 23:70-3. 2013
    ..To explore stakeholder perceptions of triathlon competition safety and injury risk...
  37. ncbi request reprint Predictors of mortality, length of stay and discharge destination in blunt trauma
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University and Metropolitan Ambulance Service, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:650-6. 2005
    ..The present study explored a range of variables to identify predictors of mortality and morbidity and to develop prediction models based on these variables...
  38. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of patients with orthopaedic trauma admitted to level 1 trauma centres
    Donna M Urquhart
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 76:600-6. 2006
    ..The current study aimed to investigate the outcomes of patients admitted with a range of orthopaedic injuries to adult Level 1 trauma centres...
  39. ncbi request reprint Ladders revisited
    Biswadev Mitra
    Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:31-4. 2007
    ..To describe the epidemiology of falls from ladders in a state-wide population...
  40. ncbi request reprint A comparison of self-reported and independently observed disability in an orthopedic trauma population
    Adam S Dowrick
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Trauma 61:1447-52. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare self-reported and independently observed disability in patients with isolated orthopedic injuries...
  41. doi request reprint Could targeted exercise programmes prevent lower limb injury in community Australian football?
    Nadine Andrew
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Sports Med 43:751-63. 2013
    ..Despite this, there has been limited high-quality and systematic evaluation of these data...
  42. doi request reprint A profile of injuries in athletes seeking treatment during a triathlon race series
    Cameron M Gosling
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Sports Med 38:1007-14. 2010
    ..With increasing popularity of this sport, there has been a rise in the number of participants, particularly in shorter distance races. However, the risks of participating in short-distance races have not been reported...
  43. doi request reprint Tram-related trauma in Melbourne, Victoria
    Biswadev Mitra
    Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 22:337-42. 2010
    ..To establish the incidence and pattern of injuries in patients presenting to hospital with tram-related injuries...
  44. ncbi request reprint Use of health care services 6 months following major trauma
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 31:628-32. 2007
    ..Of those with ongoing disability, non-compensable patients were significantly more likely (OR 3.7; 95% CI, 1.6-8.6) to have ceased health care service use than compensable patients, independent of injury severity...
  45. ncbi request reprint Assessing outcomes in paediatric trauma populations
    Cameron D Willis
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Injury 37:1185-96. 2006
    ..Child specific characteristics which impact upon instrument development and selection are reviewed...
  46. ncbi request reprint Opportunities for prevention of golfing injuries
    Andrea J Fradkin
    Dept of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, 3004 Victoria, Australia
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:46-8. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint Bicycling injuries and mortality in Victoria, 2001-2006
    Mirjana Sikic
    Emergency Department, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:353-6. 2009
    ..To investigate the incidence of bicycling injuries and bicycle injury characteristics in the Victorian population...
  48. ncbi request reprint The importance of quality of survival as an outcome measure for an integrated trauma system
    Peter A Cameron
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Injury 37:1178-84. 2006
    ..The experience in Victoria suggests that monitoring of population-based outcomes in survivors is feasible and may create the basis for benchmarking the level of morbidity in survivors...
  49. ncbi request reprint Is the Charlson Comorbidity Index useful for predicting trauma outcomes?
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3004
    Acad Emerg Med 12:318-21. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Models developed by three techniques did not achieve acceptable prediction of binary trauma outcomes
    Rory Wolfe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:26-35. 2006
    ..To develop prediction models for outcomes following trauma that met prespecified performance criteria. To compare three methods of developing prediction models: logistic regression, classification trees, and artificial neural networks...
  51. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of instruments for measuring the burden of sport and active recreation injury
    Nadine E Andrew
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sports Med 40:141-61. 2010
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Management and hospital outcome of the severely head injured elderly patient
    Biswadev Mitra
    Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred Hospital, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 78:588-92. 2008
    ..This study outlines the demographics, injury characteristics, management and outcome of the elderly trauma patients with severe head injury across a defined population...
  53. ncbi request reprint Children's misadventures with golfing equipment
    Andrea J Fradkin
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, 3004 Victoria, Australia
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 12:201-3. 2005
    ..This could help reduce the number of emergency department visits and hospital admissions, thereby contributing to the reduction of costs associated with injury...
  54. ncbi request reprint TRISS: does it get better than this?
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Acad Emerg Med 11:181-6. 2004
    ..Limitations of TRISS are discussed and suggestions are made for the future development of trauma prediction tools...
  55. doi request reprint Developing the first Bi-National clinical quality registry for burns--lessons learned so far
    Dina Watterson
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Burns 38:52-60. 2012
    ..As a result of the limitations identified with the registry, ANZBA collaborated with Monash University to develop the registry as a clinical quality registry [1]...
  56. ncbi request reprint Priorities for reducing the burden of injuries in sport: the example of Australian football
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 10:273-6. 2007
    ..Active and committed collaboration of key stakeholders such as government health agencies, peak sports bodies, sports administrators, clinicians, researchers, clubs, coaches and the participants themselves will be necessary...
  57. ncbi request reprint Does the presence of an upper extremity injury affect outcomes after major trauma?
    Adam S Dowrick
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    J Trauma 58:1175-8. 2005
    ..There is a paucity of information about the impact of upper extremity (UE) injuries on patient outcomes, particularly after major trauma...
  58. ncbi request reprint Measuring quality in trauma care
    Cameron D Willis
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Injury 38:527-37. 2007
    ..This review highlights the difficulties of meeting these ideal indicator requirements in trauma care and proposes that the development of alternative indicators may provide more useful measures of quality care...
  59. ncbi request reprint Developing Australia's first statewide trauma registry: what are the lessons?
    Peter A Cameron
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:424-8. 2004
    ..This paper describes the issues faced by VSTORM in developing, implementing and maintaining a statewide trauma registry...
  60. ncbi request reprint The status of the Glasgow Coma Scale
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Trauma and Sports Injury Prevention Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, VIC 3181, Australia
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 15:353-60. 2003
    ..The relevance to Australian trauma populations is also addressed...
  61. ncbi request reprint The incidence of heat casualties in sprint triathlon: the tale of two Melbourne race events
    Cameron McR Gosling
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, The Alfred Hospital, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 11:52-7. 2008
    ..Any Triathlon Australia policy revision could place stronger emphasis on the use of ambient temperature as a limiting criterion for race organisers...
  62. ncbi request reprint Is there an association between self-reported warm-up behaviour and golf related injury in female golfers?
    Andrea J Fradkin
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 10:66-71. 2007
    ..2; 95% CI: 0.1, 0.5). This study is one of the few to establish an association between warm-up participation and injury. Further prospective studies are warranted to determine whether warm-up reduces injury risk for golf participation...
  63. ncbi request reprint Validating and Improving Injury Burden Estimates Study: the Injury-VIBES study protocol
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Inj Prev 20:e4. 2014
    ..However, there has been little validation of the methods for estimating injury burden using empirical data...
  64. ncbi request reprint Is paramedic judgement useful in prehospital trauma triage?
    Stephen A Mulholland
    Victorian Trauma Foundation Centre for Trauma Research and Practice, Melbourne, Australia
    Injury 36:1298-305. 2005
    ..The role of paramedic judgement in identifying patients with severe blunt anatomic injuries requires further investigation...
  65. ncbi request reprint Outcome instruments for the assessment of the upper extremity following trauma: a review
    Adam S Dowrick
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Austarlia
    Injury 36:468-76. 2005
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Triathlon related musculoskeletal injuries: the status of injury prevention knowledge
    Cameron McR Gosling
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 11:396-406. 2008
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Is the revised trauma score still useful?
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 73:944-8. 2003
    ..In particular, future research is needed to address these issues in Australian trauma populations...
  68. doi request reprint Comparison of the serious injury pattern of adult bicyclists, between South-West Netherlands and the State of Victoria, Australia 2001-2009
    Pinar Yilmaz
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Injury 44:848-54. 2013
    ....
  69. doi request reprint Towards a national sports safety strategy: addressing facilitators and barriers towards safety guideline uptake
    Caroline F Finch
    Australian Centre for Research into Injury in Sport and its Prevention, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 17:e4. 2011
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  70. ncbi request reprint Why are older Australian football players at greater risk of hamstring injury?
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Rd, Melbourne, Vict 3004, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:327-33. 2006
    ..This study aimed to identify potentially modifiable age-related changes that predict hamstring injury in a population of Australian football players...
  71. ncbi request reprint Predictors of lower extremity injuries at the community level of Australian football
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Trauma and Sports Injury Prevention Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 14:56-63. 2004
    ..To identify risk factors for general lower extremity injury at the community level of Australian football...