Colman B Taylor
Affiliation: The George Institute for International Health
- Resuscitation fluid use in critically ill adults: an international cross-sectional study in 391 intensive care unitsSimon Finfer
Critical Care and Trauma Division, The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, NSW 2050, Australia
Crit Care 14:R185. 2010..Recent evidence suggests that choice of fluid used for resuscitation may influence mortality in critically ill patients...
- Injury in China: a systematic review of injury surveillance studies conducted in Chinese hospital emergency departmentsMichael Fitzharris
Accident Research Centre and Injury Outcomes Research Unit, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
BMC Emerg Med 11:18. 2011....
- A systematic review of the costs and benefits of helicopter emergency medical servicesColman B Taylor
The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Injury 41:10-20. 2010..The aim of the current study was to perform a systematic review of economic evaluations of HEMS, in order to determine the economic cost of HEMS and the associated patient-centered benefits...
- An investigation into the cost, coverage and activities of Helicopter Emergency Medical Services in the state of New South Wales, AustraliaColman B Taylor
The George Institute for Global Health, Camperdown, NSW, 2050, Australia
Injury 42:1088-94. 2011..The aim of this study was to assess the cost of HEMS in NSW and investigate the factors linked with the variation in the costs, coverage and activities of HEMS...
- Helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) over-triage and the financial implications for major trauma centres in NSW, AustraliaColman B Taylor
The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
BMC Emerg Med 13:11. 2013..The aim of this study was to investigate the financial implications of HEMS over-triage from the perspective of major trauma centres in NSW...
- Primary scene responses by Helicopter Emergency Medical Services in New South Wales Australia 2008-2009Colman B Taylor
The George Institute for Global Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Rd Camperdown, NSW 2050, Sydney, NSW, Australia
BMC Health Serv Res 12:402. 2012..We describe HEMS primary scene responses with respect to the time taken, the distances travelled relative to the closest designated trauma hospital and the receiving hospital; as well as the clinical characteristics of patients attended...
- Temperature management in patients with acute neurological lesions: an Australian and New Zealand point prevalence studyManoj K Saxena
Department of Intensive Care Medicine, St George Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Crit Care Resusc 15:110-8. 2013..0°C to 37.5°C) on disability and death after acute neurological lesions, we sought to understand how temperature is managed in usual clinical care for this patient population in Australia and New Zealand...
- Hydroxyethyl starch or saline for fluid resuscitation in intensive careJohn A Myburgh
Division of Critical Care and Trauma, George Institute For Global Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
N Engl J Med 367:1901-11. 2012..The safety and efficacy of hydroxyethyl starch (HES) for fluid resuscitation have not been fully evaluated, and adverse effects of HES on survival and renal function have been reported...
- Injury trends and mortality in adult patients with major trauma in New South WalesKate A Curtis
Sydney Nursing School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Med J Aust 197:233-7. 2012..To examine trends in mechanism and outcome of major traumatic injury in adults since the implementation of the New South Wales trauma monitoring program, and to identify factors associated with mortality...