Glenn Arendts

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nurse led care coordination: trial protocol and development of a best practice resource guide for a cluster controlled clinical trial in Australian aged care facilities
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia, Australia School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 58:15-9. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Front-loading allied health intervention in the emergency department does not reduce length of stay for admitted older patients
    G Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, WA, Australia
    Int J Clin Pract 67:807-10. 2013
  3. pmc Evidence-based paramedic models of care to reduce unnecessary emergency department attendance--feasibility and safety
    Judith C Finn
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine M516, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley 6009, Western Australia
    BMC Emerg Med 13:13. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Demography is destiny: an agenda for geriatric emergency medicine in Australasia
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, WA, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 25:271-8. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Outcomes in older patients requiring comprehensive allied health care prior to discharge from the emergency department
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 25:127-31. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Derivation of a nomogram to estimate probability of revisit in at-risk older adults discharged from the emergency department
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine CCREM, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Level 5 MRF Building, Rear 50 Murray St, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    Intern Emerg Med 8:249-54. 2013
  7. pmc The impact of early emergency department allied health intervention on admission rates in older people: a non-randomized clinical study
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Level 5 MRF Building, Rear 50 Murray St, WA 6000 Perth, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 12:8. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Transfer from residential aged care to emergency departments: an analysis of patient outcomes
    G Arendts
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Intern Med J 42:75-82. 2012
  9. pmc ParaMED Home: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial of paramedic assessment and referral to access medical care at home
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Australia
    BMC Emerg Med 11:7. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Allocation decisions and patient preferences in emergency medicine
    Glenn Arendts
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Emerg Med J 28:1051-4. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Nurse led care coordination: trial protocol and development of a best practice resource guide for a cluster controlled clinical trial in Australian aged care facilities
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia, Australia School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 58:15-9. 2014
    ..In this paper we outline how this practice guide, which is published herein, was refined through consultative processes and practitioner testing. ..
  2. doi request reprint Front-loading allied health intervention in the emergency department does not reduce length of stay for admitted older patients
    G Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, WA, Australia
    Int J Clin Pract 67:807-10. 2013
    ..We sought to determine whether early allied health intervention conducted in the emergency department (ED) reduces hospital length of stay in older patients admitted with common diagnoses...
  3. pmc Evidence-based paramedic models of care to reduce unnecessary emergency department attendance--feasibility and safety
    Judith C Finn
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine M516, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley 6009, Western Australia
    BMC Emerg Med 13:13. 2013
    ..However, there has been little rigorous investigation of which types of patients can be safely identified and managed in the community, or the impact of ECPs on ED attendance...
  4. doi request reprint Demography is destiny: an agenda for geriatric emergency medicine in Australasia
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, WA, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 25:271-8. 2013
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Outcomes in older patients requiring comprehensive allied health care prior to discharge from the emergency department
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 25:127-31. 2013
    ..The risks associated with this are not well established. We aimed to determine whether older patients requiring allied health-facilitated discharge from the ED were at increased risk of hospital readmission and death after discharge...
  6. doi request reprint Derivation of a nomogram to estimate probability of revisit in at-risk older adults discharged from the emergency department
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine CCREM, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Level 5 MRF Building, Rear 50 Murray St, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    Intern Emerg Med 8:249-54. 2013
    ..However, revisit is largely related to immutable factors reflecting chronic illness burden, and does not necessarily reflect poor ED care during the initial index presentation...
  7. pmc The impact of early emergency department allied health intervention on admission rates in older people: a non-randomized clinical study
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Level 5 MRF Building, Rear 50 Murray St, WA 6000 Perth, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 12:8. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Transfer from residential aged care to emergency departments: an analysis of patient outcomes
    G Arendts
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Intern Med J 42:75-82. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to analyse the casemix and outcomes of patients transferred from residential aged care facilities to public hospital emergency departments in New South Wales...
  9. pmc ParaMED Home: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial of paramedic assessment and referral to access medical care at home
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Australia
    BMC Emerg Med 11:7. 2011
    ..Therefore paramedic assessment and referral to a community home hospital service, in preference to transfer to ED, may confer clinical and cost benefit...
  10. doi request reprint Allocation decisions and patient preferences in emergency medicine
    Glenn Arendts
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Emerg Med J 28:1051-4. 2011
    ..This article describes the theoretical background, advantages, risks and applications of discrete choice experiments for measuring patient preference in emergency medicine...
  11. doi request reprint Management of atrial fibrillation in the acute setting--findings from an Australasian survey
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Rear 50 Murray St, Perth, WA 6001, Australia
    Heart Lung Circ 19:423-7. 2010
    ..We found wide variation in practice within and between specialties, and a significant proportion of responses inconsistent with best practice guidelines...
  12. doi request reprint The interface between residential aged care and the emergency department: a systematic review
    Glenn Arendts
    Emergency Medicine, Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Centre for Medical Research, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia
    Age Ageing 39:306-12. 2010
    ..The epidemiology of patient transfer between RACF and hospital emergency departments (ED), clinical outcomes and costs associated with transfer and efficacy of programs aiming to reduce transfer are not well known...
  13. ncbi request reprint Can transfers from residential aged care facilities to the emergency department be avoided through improved primary care services? Data from qualitative interviews
    Glenn Arendts
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research and University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 29:61-5. 2010
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Quantification of the proportion of transfers from residential aged care facilities to the emergency department that could be avoided through improved primary care services
    Jim Codde
    South Metropolitan Area Health Service, Western Australia, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 29:167-71. 2010
    ..To describe elderly patient transfers from residential aged care facilities (RACF) to hospital emergency departments (ED), and to estimate the proportion of transfers that may be avoidable with improved primary care service to RACF...
  15. doi request reprint Transfers from residential aged care facilities to the emergency department are reduced through improved primary care services: an intervention study
    Jim Codde
    South Metropolitan Area Health Service, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 29:150-4. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of an enhanced primary care service for residential aged care facilities (RACF) on the transfer of patients from RACF to a hospital emergency department (ED)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Variables that predict admission to hospital from an emergency department observation unit
    Trevor Chan
    Emergency Department, St George Hospital, Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 20:216-20. 2008
    ..To determine factors predictive for patients requiring ongoing hospital admission from the emergency department observation unit (EDOU)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Decision to transfer to an emergency department from residential aged care: a systematic review of qualitative research
    Glenn Arendts
    Center for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia, Australia School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 13:825-33. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to review the published literature pertaining to transfer decisions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Discharge planning and patient satisfaction in an emergency short-stay unit
    Glenn Arendts
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, Gray St, Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 18:7-14. 2006
    ..To determine the adequacy of discharge planning from an emergency short-stay unit (ESSU), and patient knowledge of and satisfaction with the ESSU...
  19. ncbi request reprint Causes of constraints to patient flow in emergency departments: a comparison between staff perceptions and findings from the Patient Flow Study
    Adam Chan
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St George Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 20:234-40. 2008
    ....
  20. pmc Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin (NGAL) predicts renal injury in acute decompensated cardiac failure: a prospective observational study
    Stephen MacDonald
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, WA6000, Australia
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:8. 2012
    ..Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) is an early marker of kidney injury. We aimed to determine if NGAL measured at admission predicts in-hospital acute kidney injury (AKI) in ADCF...
  21. doi request reprint Involuntary psychiatric attendances at an Australasian emergency department: A comparison of police and health-care worker initiated presentations
    Peter Llewellin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Wollongong Hospital, Wollongong, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 23:593-9. 2011
    ..To identify any significant differences in the population of patients brought in to a hospital ED under involuntary mental health orders, based on whether the orders are initiated by police or health professionals...
  22. ncbi request reprint Topical steroids in chronic rhinosinusitis without polyps: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Larry H Kalish
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Concord Repatriation Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 141:674-83. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether topical steroids provide symptomatic relief in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis without polyps...
  23. pmc PROSpER: PReferences for the Organisation of acute health Services for oldER people: protocol for a mixed methods study
    Kirsten Howard
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    BMJ Open 2:e001081. 2012
    ..Results will be published in peer-reviewed scientific journals and via conference presentations; a newsletter will also be provided to study participants. A stakeholder roundtable will also be held to discuss the results...