Joanne Tropea

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Melbourne Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patients who leave without being seen in emergency departments: an analysis of predictive factors and outcomes
    Joanne Tropea
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Health Services Research, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Acad Emerg Med 19:439-47. 2012
  2. pmc Development of quality indicators for monitoring outcomes of frail elderly hospitalised in acute care health settings: study protocol
    Caroline A Brand
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Health Services Research, Melbourne Health, The University of Melbourne and The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:281. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Clinical practice guidelines for the management of delirium in older people in Australia
    Joanne Tropea
    Clinical Epidemiology and Health Service Evaluation Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 27:150-6. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Use of antipsychotic medications for the management of delirium: an audit of current practice in the acute care setting
    J Tropea
    Clinical Epidemiology and Health Service Evaluation Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:172-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Use of consensus methods to select clinical indicators to assess activities to minimise functional decline among older hospitalised patients
    Joanne Tropea
    University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 35:404-11. 2011
  6. doi request reprint An adverse event screening tool based on routinely collected hospital-acquired diagnoses
    Caroline Brand
    Centre for Research Excellence in Patient Safety, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:266-78. 2012

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Patients who leave without being seen in emergency departments: an analysis of predictive factors and outcomes
    Joanne Tropea
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Health Services Research, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Acad Emerg Med 19:439-47. 2012
    ..The objective was to identify predictive factors and outcomes associated with patients who leave emergency departments (EDs) without being seen in Victoria, Australia...
  2. pmc Development of quality indicators for monitoring outcomes of frail elderly hospitalised in acute care health settings: study protocol
    Caroline A Brand
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Health Services Research, Melbourne Health, The University of Melbourne and The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:281. 2011
    ..This paper reports the study protocol for the development of aged care quality indicators for acute care hospitals...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical practice guidelines for the management of delirium in older people in Australia
    Joanne Tropea
    Clinical Epidemiology and Health Service Evaluation Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 27:150-6. 2008
    ..The guidelines reflect the available evidence base and highlight the limited high level research in delirium care, particularly in the areas of symptom management and screening for delirium...
  4. doi request reprint Use of antipsychotic medications for the management of delirium: an audit of current practice in the acute care setting
    J Tropea
    Clinical Epidemiology and Health Service Evaluation Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:172-9. 2009
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  5. doi request reprint Use of consensus methods to select clinical indicators to assess activities to minimise functional decline among older hospitalised patients
    Joanne Tropea
    University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 35:404-11. 2011
    ..The study aimed to develop a set of clinical indicators to minimise the risk and adverse outcomes of functional decline in older hospitalised people...
  6. doi request reprint An adverse event screening tool based on routinely collected hospital-acquired diagnoses
    Caroline Brand
    Centre for Research Excellence in Patient Safety, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:266-78. 2012
    ..The aim was to develop an electronic adverse event (AE) screening tool applicable to acute care hospital episodes for patients admitted with chronic heart failure (CHF) and pneumonia...