Ian G Jacobs

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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)...
  11. 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)...
  12. 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...
  13. 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)...
  14. 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...
  15. 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)...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint Community senior first aid training in Western Australia: its extent and effect on knowledge and skills
    Dania M Lynch
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Level 2, R Block, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Nedlands, WA 6009
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:147-50. 2006
    ..To define the extent of Senior First Aid training in a sample of the Western Australian community, and to evaluate the effect of previous training on first aid knowledge and skills...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. ncbi request reprint Medical student input to workforce planning
    Ruth E Blackham
    Med J Aust 185:55-6. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Energy levels for biphasic defibrillation
    Ian G Jacobs
    Med J Aust 179:451. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint Community competence in cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Tony Celenza
    Emergency Medicine, Level 2, R Block, QE II Medical Centre, Nedlands 6009, Western Australia, Australia
    Resuscitation 55:157-65. 2002
    ..Specific factors to be addressed include increasing frequency of training, targeting of high-risk groups, simplification in teaching, and emphasising early activation of the emergency medical system...