Cameron D Willis
Affiliation: University of Adelaide
- System tools for system changeCameron D Willis
School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, Level 7, 178 North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
BMJ Qual Saf 21:250-62. 2012....
- Diagnostic performance of serum cobalamin tests: a systematic review and meta-analysisCameron D Willis
School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
Pathology 43:472-81. 2011..This study aimed to systematically assess the evidence of diagnostic accuracy for serum cbl tests across patient subgroups...
- Predicting trauma patient mortality: ICD [or ICD-10-AM] versus AIS based approachesCameron D Willis
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
ANZ J Surg 80:802-6. 2010..To date, studies have not examined the performance of ICISS using Australian trauma registry data. This study aimed to compare the performance of ICISS with other mortality prediction tools in an Australian trauma registry...
- Identifying and improving unreliable items in registries through data auditingCameron D Willis
School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
Int J Qual Health Care 23:317-23. 2011..Therefore, this study aimed to investigate the reliability of data collected by the Australian and New Zealand Haemostasis Registry (the registry)...
- Applying composite performance measures to trauma careCameron D Willis
Centre for Research Excellence in Patient Safety, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
J Trauma 69:256-62. 2010..To investigate the association between a number of hospital level composite index methodologies developed from trauma indicators with inhospital mortality...
- Interpreting process indicators in trauma care: construct validity versus confounding by indicationCameron D Willis
Centre of Research Excellence in Patient Safety, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
Int J Qual Health Care 20:331-8. 2008..This study investigated the construct validity of 14 trauma QIs through their ability to identify patients at risk of poor outcomes, including increased mortality, longer lengths of stay and greater use of the intensive care unit (ICU)...
- Engaging clinicians in evidence-based disinvestment: role and perceptions of evidenceAmber M Watt
The University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Int J Technol Assess Health Care 28:211-9. 2012..The aim of this study was to determine how evidence from systematic review (SR) is perceived and negotiated by expert stakeholders in considering a technology for potential disinvestment...
- Assessing outcomes in paediatric trauma populationsCameron D Willis
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
Injury 37:1185-96. 2006..Child specific characteristics which impact upon instrument development and selection are reviewed...
- Assisted reproductive technologies: a systematic review of safety and effectiveness to inform disinvestment policyAmber M Watt
School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide 5005, SA, Australia
Health Policy 102:200-13. 2011..This systematic review examined key factors associated with specific benefits and harms of ART to inform the development of a model for generating policy recommendations within an Australian disinvestment research agenda...
- Monitoring drug safety with registries: useful components of postmarketing pharmacovigilance systemsCameron D Willis
School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, Mail Drop DX 650 550, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
J Clin Epidemiol 65:121-5. 2012..This commentary aims to describe the role of registries as useful components of postmarketing pharmacovigilance systems for monitoring highly specialized medications associated with significant financial costs...
- Measuring qualityCameron D Willis
Centre of Research Excellence in Patient Safety, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic
Aust Health Rev 31:276-81. 2007..While indicators do not represent a perfect measurement device, they may provide a useful tool for improving patient safety and meeting community expectations...
- A systematic review of elastography, electrical impedance scanning, and digital infrared thermography for breast cancer screening and diagnosisThomas D Vreugdenburg
Adelaide Health Technology Assessment AHTA, Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
Breast Cancer Res Treat 137:665-76. 2013..Future research employing standardised imaging, research and reporting methods is required...
- Measuring quality in trauma careCameron D Willis
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Injury 38:527-37. 2007..This review highlights the difficulties of meeting these ideal indicator requirements in trauma care and proposes that the development of alternative indicators may provide more useful measures of quality care...