A Holdgate

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of triage nurses in predicting patient disposition
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Liverpool Hospital, and University of NSW, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 19:341-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Perils and pitfalls of lumbar puncture in the emergency department
    A Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 13:351-8. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Is there a role for antimuscarinics in renal colic? A randomized controlled trial
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Urol 174:572-5; discussion 575. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Review of branch aortic injuries in blunt chest trauma
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 17:49-56. 2005
  5. pmc Systematic review of the relative efficacy of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and opioids in the treatment of acute renal colic
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Gray St, Kogarah, NSW 2217, Australia
    BMJ 328:1401. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a verbal numeric rating scale with the visual analogue scale for the measurement of acute pain
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Gray St, Kogarah, NSW 2217, Australia
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 15:441-6. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint How accurate are emergency clinicians at interpreting noncontrast computed tomography for suspected renal colic?
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Gray Street, Kogarah NSW 2217, Sydney, Australia
    Acad Emerg Med 10:315-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Validation of emergency physician ultrasound in diagnosing hydronephrosis in ureteric colic
    Stuart Watkins
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool, NSW, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 19:188-95. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Patterns of analgesia for fractured neck of femur in Australian emergency departments
    Anna Holdgate
    Emergency Department, Liverpool Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 1871, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 22:3-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized, single blinded control trial comparing haemolysis rate between two cannula aspiration techniques
    Donovan G Dwyer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Gray Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 18:484-8. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of triage nurses in predicting patient disposition
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Liverpool Hospital, and University of NSW, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 19:341-5. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to explore the accuracy with which triage nurses predict patient disposition...
  2. ncbi request reprint Perils and pitfalls of lumbar puncture in the emergency department
    A Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 13:351-8. 2001
    ..The interpretation of diagnostic tests performed on cerebrospinal fluid is also examined, highlighting those tests most commonly ordered from the emergency department...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is there a role for antimuscarinics in renal colic? A randomized controlled trial
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Urol 174:572-5; discussion 575. 2005
    ..We determined whether the addition of hyoscine butylbromide (Buscopan) reduces the amount of opioid analgesia required and the need for ongoing opioid analgesia in acute renal colic...
  4. ncbi request reprint Review of branch aortic injuries in blunt chest trauma
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 17:49-56. 2005
    ..To review the incidence, mechanisms of injury, diagnosis and treatment of injuries to the major branches of the thoracic aorta within the thoracic cavity following blunt trauma...
  5. pmc Systematic review of the relative efficacy of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and opioids in the treatment of acute renal colic
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Gray St, Kogarah, NSW 2217, Australia
    BMJ 328:1401. 2004
    ..To examine the relative benefits and disadvantages of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and opioids for the management of acute renal colic...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a verbal numeric rating scale with the visual analogue scale for the measurement of acute pain
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Gray St, Kogarah, NSW 2217, Australia
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 15:441-6. 2003
    ..To test the agreement between the visual analogue scale (VAS) and a verbal numeric rating scale (VNRS) in measuring acute pain, and measure the minimum clinically significant change in VNRS...
  7. ncbi request reprint How accurate are emergency clinicians at interpreting noncontrast computed tomography for suspected renal colic?
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Gray Street, Kogarah NSW 2217, Sydney, Australia
    Acad Emerg Med 10:315-9. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Validation of emergency physician ultrasound in diagnosing hydronephrosis in ureteric colic
    Stuart Watkins
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool, NSW, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 19:188-95. 2007
    ..Emergency physician ultrasound (EPU) could allow rapid diagnosis and disposition. If accurate it might avert the need for formal radiological imaging, exclude an obstruction and improve patient flow through the ED...
  9. doi request reprint Patterns of analgesia for fractured neck of femur in Australian emergency departments
    Anna Holdgate
    Emergency Department, Liverpool Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 1871, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 22:3-8. 2010
    ..The present study aims to describe current practices for managing pain in patients with fractured neck of femur in Australian ED and to identify real or potential barriers to providing analgesia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized, single blinded control trial comparing haemolysis rate between two cannula aspiration techniques
    Donovan G Dwyer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Gray Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 18:484-8. 2006
    ..Our ED utilizes two common methods of sampling through cannulae. The aim of the present study was to examine the haemolysis rates for these two techniques...
  11. ncbi request reprint Variability in agreement between physicians and nurses when measuring the Glasgow Coma Scale in the emergency department limits its clinical usefulness
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine Research Unit, Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool BC, NSW, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 18:379-84. 2006
    ..To assess the interrater reliability of the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) between nurses and senior doctors in the ED...
  12. doi request reprint The implementation of intranasal fentanyl for children in a mixed adult and pediatric emergency department reduces time to analgesic administration
    Anna Holdgate
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Liverpool Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Acad Emerg Med 17:214-7. 2010
    ..The objective was to determine whether the introduction of intranasal (IN) fentanyl for children with acute pain would reduce the time to analgesic administration in a mixed adult and pediatric emergency department (ED)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Enteral vs intravenous rehydration therapy for children with gastroenteritis: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Bob K Fonseca
    Department of Paediatrics, St George Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:483-90. 2004
    ..To review the relative efficacy and safety of enteral vs intravenous (IV) rehydration therapy in treating childhood gastroenteritis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Nurse-initiated intravenous morphine in the emergency department: efficacy, rate of adverse events and impact on time to analgesia
    Margaret Fry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Gray St, Kogarah, NSW 2217, Australia
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 14:249-54. 2002
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  15. doi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of patients discharged home from the Emergency Department following trauma team activation
    Eric H K Au
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Injury 41:465-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the characteristics and outcomes of these patients following discharge...
  16. ncbi request reprint Neonatal presentations to a Mixed Emergency Department
    Setthy Ung
    Liverpool Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 43:25-8. 2007
    ..To examine whether there are maternal and neonatal characteristics which increase the risk of presentation to the ED in the neonatal period...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of an early pregnancy problem service on patient care and Emergency Department presentations
    Sandra Brownlea
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 45:108-11. 2005
    ..This clinic was established in June 1996...
  18. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of ECG electrode placement by emergency department clinicians
    Kelly McCann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Liverpool Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 19:442-8. 2007
    ..Misplaced ECG electrodes can cause changes in ECG recordings, which could have an impact on clinical decisions. We aimed to determine the inter-rater reliability of ECG electrode placement by senior clinical staff in the ED...
  19. doi request reprint Enhancing research interest and collaboration in the interdisciplinary context of emergency care
    Alison Short
    Emergency Medicine Research Unit, Liverpool Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    J Interprof Care 23:156-68. 2009
    ..This project highlighted not only interdisciplinary needs for research but also the way that research may additionally assist with building interprofessional linkage...
  20. ncbi request reprint Current use of Australian snake antivenoms and frequency of immediate-type hypersensitivity reactions and anaphylaxis
    Geoffrey K Isbister
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT
    Med J Aust 188:473-6. 2008
    ..To investigate current use of Australian snake antivenoms and the frequency and severity of immediate-type hypersensitivity reactions...