Edward Litton

Summary

Affiliation: Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi The PiCCO monitor: a review
    E Litton
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Anaesth Intensive Care 40:393-409. 2012
  2. doi Comparison of physician prediction with 2 prognostic scoring systems in predicting 2-year mortality after intensive care admission: a linked-data cohort study
    Edward Litton
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    J Crit Care 27:423.e9-15. 2012
  3. doi The use of pre-operative brain natriuretic peptides as a predictor of adverse outcomes after cardiac surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Edward Litton
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 41:525-34. 2012
  4. doi Preoperative intra-aortic balloon pump in high-risk coronary bypass grafting
    Edward Litton
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, Western Australia
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 20:146-52. 2012
  5. doi Cost-effectiveness of decompressive craniectomy as a lifesaving rescue procedure for patients with severe traumatic brain injury
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Trauma 71:1637-44; discussion 1644. 2011
  6. doi Cost-effectiveness of using recombinant activated factor VII as an off-label rescue treatment for critical bleeding requiring massive transfusion
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Transfusion 52:1696-702. 2012
  7. ncbi C-reactive protein concentration as a predictor of in-hospital mortality after ICU discharge: a nested case-control study
    Edward Litton
    Department of Intensive Care, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    Crit Care Resusc 9:19-25. 2007
  8. doi Safety and efficacy of intravenous iron therapy in reducing requirement for allogeneic blood transfusion: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials
    Edward Litton
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia 6000
    BMJ 347:f4822. 2013
  9. pmc Effect of an injury awareness education program on risk-taking behaviors and injuries in juvenile justice offenders: a retrospective cohort study
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e31776. 2012
  10. doi Delayed neurological recovery after decompressive craniectomy for severe nonpenetrating traumatic brain injury
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Western Australia
    Crit Care Med 39:2495-500. 2011

Collaborators

  • Anthony Delaney
  • Kwok M Ho
  • Stephen Honeybul
  • Elizabeth Geelhoed
  • Angela McDowall
  • Jacqueline Coribel
  • Monica Gope
  • Sudhakar Rao
  • Maxine Burrell
  • Christopher R P Lind
  • Grant R Gillett

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi The PiCCO monitor: a review
    E Litton
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Anaesth Intensive Care 40:393-409. 2012
    ..The challenge with PiCCO is in improving the understanding of the many variables that can be measured and integrating those that are clinically relevant and adequately validated with appropriate therapeutic interventions...
  2. doi Comparison of physician prediction with 2 prognostic scoring systems in predicting 2-year mortality after intensive care admission: a linked-data cohort study
    Edward Litton
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    J Crit Care 27:423.e9-15. 2012
    ..This study assessed the accuracy of physician prediction of 2-year mortality and compared it with 2 objective prognostic models...
  3. doi The use of pre-operative brain natriuretic peptides as a predictor of adverse outcomes after cardiac surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Edward Litton
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 41:525-34. 2012
    ..Future studies should assess whether pre-operative natriuretic peptides can provide additional independent predictive information to well-validated prognostic scores of cardiac surgery...
  4. doi Preoperative intra-aortic balloon pump in high-risk coronary bypass grafting
    Edward Litton
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, Western Australia
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 20:146-52. 2012
    ..After adjusting for illness severity, there was no significant association between preoperative balloon pumping and 30-day mortality, although we could not rule out a 20% reduction in mortality...
  5. doi Cost-effectiveness of decompressive craniectomy as a lifesaving rescue procedure for patients with severe traumatic brain injury
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Trauma 71:1637-44; discussion 1644. 2011
    ..Decompressive craniectomy has been traditionally used as a lifesaving rescue procedure for patients with refractory intracranial hypertension after severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), but its cost-effectiveness remains uncertain...
  6. doi Cost-effectiveness of using recombinant activated factor VII as an off-label rescue treatment for critical bleeding requiring massive transfusion
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Transfusion 52:1696-702. 2012
    ..Recombinant activated factor VII (rFVIIa) is widely used as an off-label rescue treatment for patients with nonhemophilic critical bleeding...
  7. ncbi C-reactive protein concentration as a predictor of in-hospital mortality after ICU discharge: a nested case-control study
    Edward Litton
    Department of Intensive Care, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    Crit Care Resusc 9:19-25. 2007
    ..To assess the ability of potential clinical predictors and inflammatory markers to predict in-hospital mortality after patient discharge from the intensive care unit...
  8. doi Safety and efficacy of intravenous iron therapy in reducing requirement for allogeneic blood transfusion: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials
    Edward Litton
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia 6000
    BMJ 347:f4822. 2013
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of intravenous iron, focusing primarily on its effects on haemoglobin, requirement for transfusion, and risk of infection...
  9. pmc Effect of an injury awareness education program on risk-taking behaviors and injuries in juvenile justice offenders: a retrospective cohort study
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e31776. 2012
    ..Risk-taking behavior is a leading cause of injury and death amongst young people...
  10. doi Delayed neurological recovery after decompressive craniectomy for severe nonpenetrating traumatic brain injury
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Western Australia
    Crit Care Med 39:2495-500. 2011
    ..This study aimed to assess the incidence and factors associated with delayed neurologic recovery after decompressive craniectomy for severe nonpenetrating traumatic brain injury...
  11. pmc Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in hospitalized elderly patients: Time to consider a 'MUST' strategy
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital and School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    J Geriatr Cardiol 8:114-20. 2011
    ..A large clustered randomized controlled trial is, however, needed to assess whether early, multimodality, universal VTE prophylaxis can improve important clinical outcomes of hospitalized elderly patients...