Rebecca J Mitchell

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Incidence, circumstances, treatment and outcome of high-level cervical spinal fracture without associated spinal cord injury in New South Wales, Australia over a 12 year period
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Falls and Injury Prevention Group, Neuroscience Research Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Injury 45:217-22. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Acute costs and predictors of higher treatment costs for major paediatric trauma in New South Wales, Australia
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Transport and Road Safety Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:557-63. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Fall-related sub-acute and non-acute care and hospitalised rehabilitation episodes of care: what is the injury burden?
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 37:348-55. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Can SNOMED CT as implemented in New South Wales, Australia be used for road trauma injury surveillance in emergency departments?
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    HIM J 42:4-8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Health and lifestyle risk factors for falls in a large population-based sample of older people in Australia
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Falls and Injury Prevention Group, Neuroscience Research Australia, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Safety Res 45:7-13. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The epidemiology of competition and training-based surf sport-related injury in Australia, 2003-2011
    Rebecca Mitchell
    Transport and Road Safety TARS Research, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 16:18-21. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Comparative analysis of trends in paediatric trauma outcomes in New South Wales, Australia
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Transport and Road Safety Research, School of Aviation, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Injury 44:97-103. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Initial development of a practical safety audit tool to assess fleet safety management practices
    Rebecca Mitchell
    Transport and Road Safety Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 47:102-18. 2012
  9. doi request reprint What is the potential of trauma registry data to be used for road traffic injury surveillance and informing road safety policy?
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    J Safety Res 42:345-50. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Difficulties in establishing long-term trauma outcomes data collections. Could trauma outcomes be routinely monitored in New South Wales, Australia: piloting a 3 month follow-up?
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Injury 43:96-102. 2012

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Incidence, circumstances, treatment and outcome of high-level cervical spinal fracture without associated spinal cord injury in New South Wales, Australia over a 12 year period
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Falls and Injury Prevention Group, Neuroscience Research Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Injury 45:217-22. 2014
    ..The aim of this research is to examine the circumstances, treatment and outcomes including mortality for C1 or C2 fractures without associated spinal cord injury by age group in New South Wales (NSW), Australia...
  2. doi request reprint Acute costs and predictors of higher treatment costs for major paediatric trauma in New South Wales, Australia
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Transport and Road Safety Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:557-63. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Fall-related sub-acute and non-acute care and hospitalised rehabilitation episodes of care: what is the injury burden?
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 37:348-55. 2013
    ..However, the true effect of fall-related injury resulting in hospitalisation is often underestimated because of failure to consider sub-acute and non-acute care provided following the acute hospitalisation episode...
  4. ncbi request reprint Can SNOMED CT as implemented in New South Wales, Australia be used for road trauma injury surveillance in emergency departments?
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    HIM J 42:4-8. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Health and lifestyle risk factors for falls in a large population-based sample of older people in Australia
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Falls and Injury Prevention Group, Neuroscience Research Australia, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Safety Res 45:7-13. 2013
    ..Fall-related injuries among older people is a significant public health issue...
  6. doi request reprint The epidemiology of competition and training-based surf sport-related injury in Australia, 2003-2011
    Rebecca Mitchell
    Transport and Road Safety TARS Research, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 16:18-21. 2013
    ..To describe the epidemiology of competition and training-based surf sport-related injury in Australia in the years 2003-2011...
  7. doi request reprint Comparative analysis of trends in paediatric trauma outcomes in New South Wales, Australia
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Transport and Road Safety Research, School of Aviation, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Injury 44:97-103. 2013
    ..It is possible that injury prevention measures are having a limited effect on severe injury in NSW. This research provides stimulus for change in the provision and co-ordination in the delivery of trauma care for injured children...
  8. doi request reprint Initial development of a practical safety audit tool to assess fleet safety management practices
    Rebecca Mitchell
    Transport and Road Safety Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 47:102-18. 2012
    ..Application of the tool by fleet safety researchers is now needed to inform its further development and refinement and to permit psychometric evaluation...
  9. doi request reprint What is the potential of trauma registry data to be used for road traffic injury surveillance and informing road safety policy?
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    J Safety Res 42:345-50. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Difficulties in establishing long-term trauma outcomes data collections. Could trauma outcomes be routinely monitored in New South Wales, Australia: piloting a 3 month follow-up?
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Injury 43:96-102. 2012
    ..Ultimately, information from a long-term trauma outcomes collection could be linked to data collections to conduct research across the injury continuum...
  11. ncbi request reprint Rational allocation of Australia's research dollars: does the distribution of NHMRC funding by National Health Priority Area reflect actual disease burden?
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Department of Aviation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:648-52. 2009
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Not all risk is bad, playgrounds as a learning environment for children
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, Formerly, Injury Prevention and Policy Branch, NSW Health Department, Australia
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:122-4. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint Sport- or leisure-related injury hospital admissions: do we need to get more out of being struck?
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:498-505. 2006
    ..These recommendations have national and international implications as ICD-10 is widely used to classify hospitalised morbidity data...
  14. ncbi request reprint Trends and future projections of child injury in New South Wales: A tool for advocacy?
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 45:754-61. 2009
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint WHO safe communities--should we expand the definition of a 'community'?
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 14:60-3. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Falls from playground equipment: will the new Australian playground safety standard make a difference and how will we tell?
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales
    Health Promot J Austr 18:98-104. 2007
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  17. doi request reprint Examining the burden of work-related hospitalized injuries: definitional issues
    R Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Inj Prev 14:101-5. 2008
    ..How a work-related injury, either acute or non-acute, is defined will affect injury enumeration, injury burden estimates, and subsequent priority setting for prevention activity...
  18. doi request reprint Age differences in fall-related injury hospitalisations and trauma presentations
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, Department of Aviation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 29:117-25. 2010
    ..To examine fall-related hospitalised morbidity in New South Wales (NSW) and to describe the pattern of fall-related major trauma presentations at a Level 1 Trauma Centre in NSW for younger and older fallers...
  19. ncbi request reprint Implementing the national priorities for injury surveillance
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 188:405-8. 2008
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Counting organised sport injury cases: evidence of incomplete capture from routine hospital collections
    Rebecca Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 13:304-8. 2010
    ..Population-based estimates of the rate and burden of sports injuries that rely solely on routine hospital data collections are likely to grossly underestimate the size of the problem, as very few cases are treated in a hospital setting...
  21. pmc The development of an evaluation framework for injury surveillance systems
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:260. 2009
    ..However, to date, no standard guidelines have been developed to specifically evaluate an injury surveillance system. The aim of this research is to develop a framework to guide the evaluation of injury surveillance systems...
  22. doi request reprint Estimates of drowning morbidity and mortality adjusted for exposure to risk
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Department of Aviation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Inj Prev 16:261-6. 2010
    ..To then compare exposure-based rates for drowning with road traffic death rates...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of injury-related hospitalised morbidity and mortality in urban and rural areas in Australia
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 10:1326. 2010
    ..This article sought to identify and compare the pattern of injury mortality and hospitalised injury morbidity for urban and rural residents in New South Wales (NSW), Australia...
  24. ncbi request reprint Injury trends and mortality in adult patients with major trauma in New South Wales
    Kate 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...
  25. doi request reprint Projections of hospitalised fall-related injury in NSW, Australia: impacts on the hospital and aged care sectors
    Wendy L Watson
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Safety Res 42:487-92. 2011
    ..The impact on the hospital and aged care sectors will be considerable unless significant improvements occur in the prevention and treatment of fall-related injury in older people...
  26. doi request reprint The cost of fall-related injuries among older people in NSW, 2006-07
    Wendy L Watson
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, The University of New South Wales, Australia
    N S W Public Health Bull 22:55-9. 2011
    ..5% of the total cost. The cost of fall-related injury among older people in NSW in 2006-07 is a significant increase over earlier estimates and underscores the urgent need for effective preventive efforts across the state...
  27. doi request reprint Evaluation of the NSW Management Policy to Reduce Fall Injury Among Older People, 2003-2007: implications for policy development
    Wendy L Watson
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, The University of New South Wales, Australia
    N S W Public Health Bull 22:69-72. 2011
    ..To retrospectively evaluate the NSW Management Policy to Reduce Fall Injury Among Older People, 2003-2007...
  28. doi request reprint Associations between obesity and overweight and fall risk, health status and quality of life in older people
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Falls and Injury Prevention Group, Neuroscience Research Australia, University of New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 38:13-8. 2014
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  29. ncbi request reprint Farm-related fatal injury of young and older adults in Australia, 1989-1992
    Rebecca J Mitchell
    Injury Prevention and Policy Unit, NSW Health, North Sydney, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 10:209-19. 2002
    ..Ways to overcome barriers to the use of injury prevention measures in rural Australia should be further explored...