Ian G Jacobs

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Systematic review of predictive performance of injury severity scoring tools
    Hideo Tohira
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, The University of Western Australia, M516 The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:63. 2012
  2. pmc Analysis of 22,655 presentations with back pain to Perth emergency departments over five years
    Michael T Lovegrove
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Joondalup Health Campus, Shenton Road, Joondalup, 6027, WA, Australia
    Int J Emerg Med 4:59. 2011
  3. pmc Chest compressions before defibrillation for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials
    Pascal Meier
    University of Michigan Medical Center, Cardiovascular Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    BMC Med 8:52. 2010
  4. pmc Design of the RINSE trial: the rapid infusion of cold normal saline by paramedics during CPR
    Conor Deasy
    Ambulance Victoria, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Emerg Med 11:17. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of adrenaline on survival in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    Ian G Jacobs
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine M516, University of Western Australia, Crawley, 6009 Western Australia, Australia
    Resuscitation 82:1138-43. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Major trauma patients transferred from rural and remote Western Australia by the Royal Flying Doctor Service
    Daniel M Fatovich
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Australia
    J Trauma 71:1816-20. 2011
  7. doi request reprint A comparison of metropolitan vs rural major trauma in Western Australia
    Daniel M Fatovich
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, Box X2213 GPO, Perth, WA 6847, Australia
    Resuscitation 82:886-90. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Major trauma deaths at Perth secondary hospitals
    Daniel M Fatovich
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 23:754-60. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint CPR before defibrillation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a randomized trial
    Ian G Jacobs
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawely, WA 6009, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 17:39-45. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Angiotensin-converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism and severe hypoglycemia complicating type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E696-700. 2011

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Publications29

  1. pmc Systematic review of predictive performance of injury severity scoring tools
    Hideo Tohira
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, The University of Western Australia, M516 The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:63. 2012
    ..Additional studies are required to standardize the derivation of the ICISS and determine the relative performance of the ICISS against the AIS-based tools...
  2. pmc Analysis of 22,655 presentations with back pain to Perth emergency departments over five years
    Michael T Lovegrove
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Joondalup Health Campus, Shenton Road, Joondalup, 6027, WA, Australia
    Int J Emerg Med 4:59. 2011
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  3. pmc Chest compressions before defibrillation for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials
    Pascal Meier
    University of Michigan Medical Center, Cardiovascular Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    BMC Med 8:52. 2010
    ..The aim of this meta-analysis is to evaluate the beneficial effect of chest compression-first versus defibrillation-first on survival in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest...
  4. pmc Design of the RINSE trial: the rapid infusion of cold normal saline by paramedics during CPR
    Conor Deasy
    Ambulance Victoria, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Emerg Med 11:17. 2011
    ..This study aims to determine whether paramedic cooling during CPR improves outcome compared standard treatment in patients who are being resuscitated from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of adrenaline on survival in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    Ian G Jacobs
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine M516, University of Western Australia, Crawley, 6009 Western Australia, Australia
    Resuscitation 82:1138-43. 2011
    ..The aim of our study was to determine the effect of adrenaline on patient survival to hospital discharge in out of hospital cardiac arrest...
  6. doi request reprint Major trauma patients transferred from rural and remote Western Australia by the Royal Flying Doctor Service
    Daniel M Fatovich
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Australia
    J Trauma 71:1816-20. 2011
    ..The "golden hour" of trauma care is irrelevant in rural areas. We studied the effect of distance and remoteness on major trauma patients transferred by the Royal Flying Doctor Service from rural and remote Western Australia...
  7. doi request reprint A comparison of metropolitan vs rural major trauma in Western Australia
    Daniel M Fatovich
    Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, Box X2213 GPO, Perth, WA 6847, Australia
    Resuscitation 82:886-90. 2011
    ..Metropolitan and rural Western Australia (WA) major trauma transport times are extremely different. We compared outcomes from these different systems of care...
  8. doi request reprint Major trauma deaths at Perth secondary hospitals
    Daniel M Fatovich
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 23:754-60. 2011
    ..Some major trauma (Injury Severity Score [ISS] >15) patients transported to a secondary hospital in Perth do not survive. We sought to describe this cohort and assess preventability...
  9. ncbi request reprint CPR before defibrillation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a randomized trial
    Ian G Jacobs
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawely, WA 6009, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 17:39-45. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if 90 seconds of CPR before defibrillation improved survival...
  10. doi request reprint Angiotensin-converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism and severe hypoglycemia complicating type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E696-700. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) gene I/D polymorphisms independently predict severe hypoglycemia in community-dwelling type 2 patients...
  11. doi request reprint Emergency Department diagnosis of pulmonary embolism is associated with significantly reduced mortality: a linked data population study
    George A Jelinek
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 21:269-76. 2009
    ..We characterized patients admitted via ED with a principal hospital discharge diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE) and compared mortality of those diagnosed in the ED with those diagnosed after admission...
  12. doi request reprint The effect of age, severity, and mechanism of injury on risk of death from major trauma in Western Australia
    Daniel M Fatovich
    University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:647-51. 2013
    ..We examined the association between age, mechanism of injury, and Injury Severity Score (ISS) on mortality in major trauma...
  13. doi request reprint Myocardial infarction: sex differences in symptoms reported to emergency dispatch
    Linda L Coventry
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Prehosp Emerg Care 17:193-202. 2013
    ..Previous studies have identified that women are less likely to present with chest pain...
  14. ncbi request reprint Outcomes in patients with an emergency department diagnosis of fever of unknown origin
    Sharyn L Ingarfield
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 19:105-12. 2007
    ..To describe the outcomes in patients given an ED diagnosis of fever of unknown origin (FUO)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acute upper respiratory infections in Western Australian emergency departments, 2000-2003
    Sharyn L Ingarfield
    Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, R Block, Level 2, QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 32:691-9. 2008
    ..To describe the epidemiological and other characteristics of emergency department (ED) presentations diagnosed with acute upper respiratory infection (URI)...
  16. doi request reprint Prehospital continuous positive airway pressure for acute respiratory failure: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Teresa A Williams
    University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth, Australia
    Prehosp Emerg Care 17:261-73. 2013
    ..Intuitively, better patient outcomes may be achieved when CPAP is applied early in the prehospital setting, but there are few outcome studies to validate its use in this setting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of International classification of diseases, 10th revision codes for identifying severe sepsis in patients admitted from the emergency department
    Irwani Ibrahim
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Crit Care Resusc 14:112-8. 2012
    ..To determine the accuracy of International classification of diseases, 10th revision, Australian modification (ICD-10-AM) codes in identifying severe sepsis in patients admitted from the emergency department (ED)...
  18. doi request reprint Short-term risk of adverse outcome is significantly higher in patients returning an abnormal troponin result when tested in the emergency department
    Jade A Flindell
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 21:465-71. 2009
    ..Describe short-term mortality and hospitalization outcomes in patients undergoing troponin testing in Western Australia tertiary public hospital ED...
  19. ncbi request reprint Interface between residential aged care facilities and a teaching hospital emergency department in Western Australia
    Judith C Finn
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 184:432-5. 2006
    ..To estimate the appropriateness of emergency department (ED) presentations by people aged>or=65 years living in residential care facilities...
  20. doi request reprint The relationship between remoteness and trauma deaths in Western Australia
    Daniel M Fatovich
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Trauma 67:910-4. 2009
    ..Mortality from trauma in rural areas is increased compared with the urban environment. We aimed to describe the relationship between trauma deaths and various categories of remoteness in rural areas, in Western Australia (WA)...
  21. pmc Reducing hospital presentations for opioid overdose in patients treated with sustained release naltrexone implants
    Gary K Hulse
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, QE II Medical Centre, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:351-7. 2005
    ..A sub-group of this cohort (n=146; 83 males) had previously received treatment with oral naltrexone, which also allowed a comparison of overdoses pre- and post-oral and also post-implant treatments...
  22. ncbi request reprint Thrombolysis for acute myocardial infarction in Australasia 1999
    David Mountain
    Emergency Department, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 14:267-74. 2002
    ..To describe revascularization practice for acute myocardial infarction in a sample of Australasian hospitals during 1999...
  23. ncbi request reprint The association between hospital overcrowding and mortality among patients admitted via Western Australian emergency departments
    Peter C Sprivulis
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, 2nd Floor R Block, Queen Elizabeth II, Medical Centre, Verdun Street, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia
    Med J Aust 184:208-12. 2006
    ..To examine the relationship between hospital and emergency department (ED) occupancy, as indicators of hospital overcrowding, and mortality after emergency admission...
  24. ncbi request reprint Patient delay and use of ambulance by patients with chest pain
    Sharyn L Ingarfield
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, and Department of Emergency Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 17:218-23. 2005
    ..To identify the reasons why patients with chest pain delay in seeking hospital medical care and do or do not use an ambulance...
  25. doi request reprint A comparison of major trauma patients transported to trauma centres vs. non-trauma centres in metropolitan Perth
    Daniel M Fatovich
    Emergency Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Australia
    Resuscitation 82:560-3. 2011
    ..They are subsequently transferred to a tertiary hospital. We compared outcomes from these different systems of care...
  26. doi request reprint Reducing time to analgesia in the emergency department using a nurse-initiated pain protocol: a before-and-after study
    Judith C Finn
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine M516, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 43:29-37. 2012
    ..Whilst we demonstrated the safety and efficacy of a NIPP in ED, an unacceptable proportion of patients continued to have inadequate pain relief...
  27. doi request reprint Determinants of severe hypoglycemia complicating type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle diabetes study
    Timothy M E Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:2240-7. 2010
    ..There are limited published data characterizing severe hypoglycemia complicating type 2 diabetes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrest resuscitation policies and practices: a survey of Australian hospitals
    Judith C Finn
    The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Med J Aust 179:470-4. 2003
    ..To describe the policy and practice relating to cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and defibrillation in cardiac arrest in Australian hospitals...
  29. ncbi request reprint An observational study of bispectral index monitoring for out of hospital cardiac arrest
    Daniel M Fatovich
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, Box X2213 GPO, Perth, WA 6847, Australia
    Resuscitation 69:207-12. 2006
    ..Our pilot data indicate that with current technology, BIS monitoring is not a clinically reliable marker of the efficacy of external chest compressions...