Teresa Ann Williams

Summary

Affiliation: Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Delayed discharges from an adult intensive care unit
    Teresa Williams
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, 212 214 Wellington Street, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 28:87-96. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Clinical effectiveness of a critical care nursing outreach service in facilitating discharge from the intensive care unit
    Teresa Ann Williams
    Critical Care Division at Royal Perth Hospital in Perth, Western Australia
    Am J Crit Care 19:e63-72. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Discharge delay, room for improvement?
    Teresa A Williams
    Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University and Critical Care Division, Royal Perth Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust Crit Care 23:141-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Effect of length of stay in intensive care unit on hospital and long-term mortality of critically ill adult patients
    T A Williams
    The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Br J Anaesth 104:459-64. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Effect of an episode of critical illness on subsequent hospitalisation: a linked data study
    T A Williams
    Critical Care Division, Royal Perth Hospital and The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Anaesthesia 65:172-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Optimizing seating in the intensive care unit for patients with impaired mobility
    Teresa Ann Williams
    Royal Perth Hospital, The University of Western Australia in Perth, Western Australia
    Am J Crit Care 20:e19-27. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Duration of mechanical ventilation in an adult intensive care unit after introduction of sedation and pain scales
    Teresa Ann Williams
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Am J Crit Care 17:349-56. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Beyond the walls: a review of ICU clinics and their impact on patient outcomes after leaving hospital
    Teresa A Williams
    Critical Care Division, Royal Perth Hospital, Wellington Street, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
    Aust Crit Care 21:6-17. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint A review of the nursing care of enteral feeding tubes in critically ill adults: part II
    Teresa A Williams
    ICU, Royal Perth Hospital, P O Box X2213, Perth, Western Australia 6847, Australia
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 21:5-15. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Early experience with influenza A H1N109 in an Australian intensive care unit
    Tim Leen
    ICU, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 26:207-14. 2010

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Delayed discharges from an adult intensive care unit
    Teresa Williams
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, 212 214 Wellington Street, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 28:87-96. 2004
    ..Delayed discharges impact on the efficiency and effectiveness of ICU services. This study examines the prevalence and reasons for delayed discharge...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical effectiveness of a critical care nursing outreach service in facilitating discharge from the intensive care unit
    Teresa Ann Williams
    Critical Care Division at Royal Perth Hospital in Perth, Western Australia
    Am J Crit Care 19:e63-72. 2010
    ..Morbidity, mortality, and costs increase in readmitted intensive care patients...
  3. doi request reprint Discharge delay, room for improvement?
    Teresa A Williams
    Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University and Critical Care Division, Royal Perth Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust Crit Care 23:141-9. 2010
    ..We examined the hypothesis that the introduction of a critical care outreach role would decrease the frequency of discharge delay from ICU...
  4. doi request reprint Effect of length of stay in intensive care unit on hospital and long-term mortality of critically ill adult patients
    T A Williams
    The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Br J Anaesth 104:459-64. 2010
    ..This study assessed the independent effect of ICU LOS on in-hospital and long-term mortality after hospital discharge...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of an episode of critical illness on subsequent hospitalisation: a linked data study
    T A Williams
    Critical Care Division, Royal Perth Hospital and The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Anaesthesia 65:172-7. 2010
    ..We conclude that an episode of critical illness is a robust predictor of subsequent healthcare utilisation...
  6. doi request reprint Optimizing seating in the intensive care unit for patients with impaired mobility
    Teresa Ann Williams
    Royal Perth Hospital, The University of Western Australia in Perth, Western Australia
    Am J Crit Care 20:e19-27. 2011
    ..Having intensive care patients sit out of bed improves their respiration and psyche and reduces complications of immobilization...
  7. ncbi request reprint Duration of mechanical ventilation in an adult intensive care unit after introduction of sedation and pain scales
    Teresa Ann Williams
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Am J Crit Care 17:349-56. 2008
    ..Sedation and analgesia scales promote a less-distressing experience in the intensive care unit and minimize complications for patients receiving mechanical ventilation...
  8. doi request reprint Beyond the walls: a review of ICU clinics and their impact on patient outcomes after leaving hospital
    Teresa A Williams
    Critical Care Division, Royal Perth Hospital, Wellington Street, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
    Aust Crit Care 21:6-17. 2008
    ..The burden arising from critical illness on patients, their families and health services may be substantial. Follow-up of these patients is important and ICU clinics have been introduced for this purpose...
  9. ncbi request reprint A review of the nursing care of enteral feeding tubes in critically ill adults: part II
    Teresa A Williams
    ICU, Royal Perth Hospital, P O Box X2213, Perth, Western Australia 6847, Australia
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 21:5-15. 2005
    ..Generally, there was little high quality evidence to support practice recommendations leaving significant scope for further research by nurses in the management of patients with enteral tubes...
  10. doi request reprint Early experience with influenza A H1N109 in an Australian intensive care unit
    Tim Leen
    ICU, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 26:207-14. 2010
    ..The requirement for single room accommodation placed enormous demands for bed management in ICU. Specific infection control procedures were developed to deal with this new pandemic influenza...
  11. ncbi request reprint A review of the nursing care of enteral feeding tubes in critically ill adults: part I
    Teresa A Williams
    Royal Perth Hospital, PO Box X2213, Perth, WA 6847, Australia
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 20:330-43. 2004
    ..Generally, there was little high quality evidence to support practice recommendations leaving significant scope for further research by nurses in the management of patients with enteral tubes...
  12. doi request reprint A qualitative exploration of nurse's perception of Critical Outreach Service: a before and after study
    Mariyam Athifa
    Centre for Nursing Research Innovation and Quality, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust Crit Care 24:39-47. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival from intensive care: a review
    Teresa A Williams
    Royal Perth Hospital, 6000 Wellington, St Perth, WA, Australia
    Intensive Care Med 31:1306-15. 2005
    ..To determine whether the long-term benefit of an ICU requires prolonged patient follow-up we reviewed long-term survival of patients from general ICUs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a falls prevention programme in an acute tertiary care hospital
    Teresa A Williams
    Centre for Nursing Evidence Based Nursing, Education and Research, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 16:316-24. 2007
    ..To evaluate a systematic, coordinated approach to limit the severity and minimize the number of falls in an acute care hospital...
  15. doi request reprint Introduction of discharge plan to reduce adverse events within 72 hours of discharge from the ICU
    Teresa A Williams
    Critical Care Division, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia 6000
    J Nurs Care Qual 25:73-9. 2010
    ..Respiratory problems and infections were the most frequent reasons. The discharge plan contributed to a change in the nature and preventability of events and facilitates the discharge process...
  16. doi request reprint Determinants of long-term survival after intensive care
    Teresa A Williams
    School of Population Health and School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia and Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Crit Care Med 36:1523-30. 2008
    ..To identify prognostic determinants of long-term survival for patients treated in intensive care units (ICUs) who survived to hospital discharge...