Robert Meek

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect on emergency department efficiency of an accelerated diagnostic pathway for the evaluation of chest pain
    Robert Meek
    Department of Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 24:285-93. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in emergency department patients with rigid immobilization for lower leg injury: Incidence and risk factors
    Robert Meek
    Department of Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 24:277-84. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Is homatropine 5% effective in reducing pain associated with corneal abrasion when compared with placebo? A randomized controlled trial
    Robert Meek
    Emergency Department, Dandenong Hospital, David Street, Dandenong, VIC 3101, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 22:507-13. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Use of the visual analog scale to rate and monitor severity of nausea in the emergency department
    Robert Meek
    Emergency Department, Dandenong Hospital, Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
    Acad Emerg Med 16:1304-10. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Factors influencing rural versus metropolitan work choices for emergency physicians
    Robert Meek
    Emergency Department, Dandenong Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 21:323-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint The safety of nurse clearance of the cervical spine using the National Emergency X-radiography Utilization Study low-risk criteria
    Robert Meek
    Emergency Department, Dandenong Hospital, Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 19:372-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Emergency Department Communication Officer: response to consumer demand
    Robert Meek
    Dandenong Hospital Emergency Department, David Street, Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 18:464-70. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Australasian Triage Scale: consumer perspective
    Robert Meek
    Emergency Department, Dandenong Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 17:212-7. 2005
  9. pmc Surgery for osteitis pubis
    Ramin Mehin
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Surg 49:170-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint An AOA critical issue. Geriatric trauma: young ideas
    Kenneth J Koval
    Department of Orthopaedics, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1380-8. 2003

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Effect on emergency department efficiency of an accelerated diagnostic pathway for the evaluation of chest pain
    Robert Meek
    Department of Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 24:285-93. 2012
    ..To compare ED efficiency measures between a trial period using an accelerated diagnostic pathway (ADP) for chest pain evaluation, and a control period using a traditional diagnostic pathway (TDP)...
  2. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in emergency department patients with rigid immobilization for lower leg injury: Incidence and risk factors
    Robert Meek
    Department of Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 24:277-84. 2012
    ..To determine the incidence and risk factors for symptomatic venous thromboembolism (VTE) in adults who are discharged from the ED with rigid immobilization for lower limb injury...
  3. doi request reprint Is homatropine 5% effective in reducing pain associated with corneal abrasion when compared with placebo? A randomized controlled trial
    Robert Meek
    Emergency Department, Dandenong Hospital, David Street, Dandenong, VIC 3101, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 22:507-13. 2010
    ..To compare the change in visual analogue scale (VAS) pain ratings over 24 h following mechanical corneal abrasion between patients receiving sixth hourly drops of either 5% homatropine or placebo...
  4. doi request reprint Use of the visual analog scale to rate and monitor severity of nausea in the emergency department
    Robert Meek
    Emergency Department, Dandenong Hospital, Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
    Acad Emerg Med 16:1304-10. 2009
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  5. doi request reprint Factors influencing rural versus metropolitan work choices for emergency physicians
    Robert Meek
    Emergency Department, Dandenong Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 21:323-8. 2009
    ..To survey Fellows of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (FACEM) on how a range of factors influenced their decision to accept their most recent position. To compare this information between rural and metropolitan FACEM...
  6. ncbi request reprint The safety of nurse clearance of the cervical spine using the National Emergency X-radiography Utilization Study low-risk criteria
    Robert Meek
    Emergency Department, Dandenong Hospital, Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 19:372-6. 2007
    ..To determine the level of agreement between trained ED nursing staff and senior ED medical staff in the application and interpretation of the National Emergency X-radiography Utilization Study (NEXUS) low-risk criteria (NLC)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Emergency Department Communication Officer: response to consumer demand
    Robert Meek
    Dandenong Hospital Emergency Department, David Street, Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 18:464-70. 2006
    ..To determine whether the employment of a Communication Officer (CO) in the ED waiting room improves ED consumer satisfaction with regard to information exchange and general care received in the waiting room...
  8. ncbi request reprint Australasian Triage Scale: consumer perspective
    Robert Meek
    Emergency Department, Dandenong Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 17:212-7. 2005
    ..To determine the ED consumers' level of understanding, acceptance and desire for knowledge regarding the Australasian Triage Scale (ATS), and to determine the ED staff's attitudes towards open provision of ATS information...
  9. pmc Surgery for osteitis pubis
    Ramin Mehin
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Surg 49:170-6. 2006
    ..Osteitis pubis is a rare and self-limited condition. Surgery may be necessary in 5%-10% of cases. The outcome after surgery for osteitis pubis is not known...
  10. ncbi request reprint An AOA critical issue. Geriatric trauma: young ideas
    Kenneth J Koval
    Department of Orthopaedics, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1380-8. 2003