Teresa A Williams

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Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. doi request reprint Which patients should be transported to the emergency department? A perpetual prehospital dilemma
    Hideo Tohira
    Prehospital, Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 28:647-653. 2016
  4. 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
  5. doi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between arterial carbon dioxide tension and outcomes after cardiac arrest
    Nicole McKenzie
    Prehospital Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit PRECRU, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, Curtin University, Bentley, WA, Australia Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia Electronic address
    Resuscitation . 2016
  6. doi request reprint The effect of presenting symptoms and patient characteristics on prehospital delay in MI patients presenting to emergency department by ambulance: a cohort study
    Linda L Coventry
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, 6009 Discipline of Emergency Medicine, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, 6009 Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Edith Cowan University, Perth, WA, 6027 Electronic address
    Heart Lung Circ 24:943-50. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Challenges during long-term follow-up of ICU patients with and without chronic disease
    Hugh Davies
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, Wellington Street, Perth, Western Australia, Australia School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University, Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Aust Crit Care 29:27-34. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Reducing interruptions to continuous enteral nutrition in the intensive care unit: a comparative study
    Teresa A Williams
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine M516, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care SPARHC, The University of Western Australia and Research Fellow, ICU Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 22:2838-48. 2013
  9. 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
  10. pmc A comparison of prognostic significance of strong ion gap (SIG) with other acid-base markers in the critically ill: a cohort study
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Wellington Street, Perth, WA 6000 Australia School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia School of Veterinary and Life Sciences, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
    J Intensive Care 4:43. 2016

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  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. doi request reprint Which patients should be transported to the emergency department? A perpetual prehospital dilemma
    Hideo Tohira
    Prehospital, Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 28:647-653. 2016
    ..To examine the ability of paramedics to identify patients who could be managed in the community and to identify predictors that could be used to accurately identify patients who should be transported to EDs...
  4. 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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  5. doi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between arterial carbon dioxide tension and outcomes after cardiac arrest
    Nicole McKenzie
    Prehospital Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit PRECRU, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, Curtin University, Bentley, WA, Australia Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia Electronic address
    Resuscitation . 2016
    ..This systematic review and meta-analysis aimed to assess the effect of a low or high PaCO2 on patient outcomes after CA...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of presenting symptoms and patient characteristics on prehospital delay in MI patients presenting to emergency department by ambulance: a cohort study
    Linda L Coventry
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, 6009 Discipline of Emergency Medicine, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, 6009 Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Edith Cowan University, Perth, WA, 6027 Electronic address
    Heart Lung Circ 24:943-50. 2015
    ..There is little recent information about prehospital delay time for Australian patients with myocardial infarction (MI)...
  7. doi request reprint Challenges during long-term follow-up of ICU patients with and without chronic disease
    Hugh Davies
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, Wellington Street, Perth, Western Australia, Australia School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University, Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Aust Crit Care 29:27-34. 2016
    ..Reflecting on researchers' experiences during follow-up of patients enrolled in research may lead to improved understanding of the challenges faced in maintaining contact when patients leave hospital...
  8. doi request reprint Reducing interruptions to continuous enteral nutrition in the intensive care unit: a comparative study
    Teresa A Williams
    Discipline of Emergency Medicine M516, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care SPARHC, The University of Western Australia and Research Fellow, ICU Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 22:2838-48. 2013
    ..To develop and test strategies to reduce interruptions to enteral feeding to improve practice and promote attainment of nutritional goals...
  9. 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...
  10. pmc A comparison of prognostic significance of strong ion gap (SIG) with other acid-base markers in the critically ill: a cohort study
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Wellington Street, Perth, WA 6000 Australia School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia School of Veterinary and Life Sciences, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
    J Intensive Care 4:43. 2016
    ..This cohort study compared the prognostic significance of strong ion gap (SIG) with other acid-base markers in the critically ill...
  11. doi request reprint Use of serum lactate levels to predict survival for patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A cohort study
    Teresa A Williams
    Prehospital Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 28:171-8. 2016
    ..We examined the association of serum lactate levels and early lactate clearance with survival to hospital discharge for patients suffering an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA)...
  12. doi request reprint The ability of early warning scores (EWS) to detect critical illness in the prehospital setting: A systematic review
    Teresa A Williams
    Prehospital Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, Curtin University, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA, Australia St John Ambulance Western Australia, Belmont 6104, WA, Australia Department of Intensive Care, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia Discipline of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia Electronic address
    Resuscitation 102:35-43. 2016
    ..To examine whether early warning scores (EWS) can accurately predict critical illness in the prehospital setting and affect patient outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Association between ambulance dispatch priority and patient condition
    Stephen J Ball
    Prehospital, Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit PRECRU, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 28:716-724. 2016
    ..To compare chief complaints of the Medical Priority Dispatch System in terms of the match between dispatch priority and patient condition...
  14. doi request reprint Characteristics and Outcomes of MI Patients with and without Chest Pain: A Cohort Study
    Linda L Coventry
    Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia Discipline of Emergency Medicine, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia Electronic address
    Heart Lung Circ 24:796-805. 2015
    ..There are conflicting data on patient characteristics and outcomes of myocardial infarction (MI) patients presenting with and without the symptom of chest pain...
  15. doi request reprint Frequency of aspirating gastric tubes for patients receiving enteral nutrition in the ICU: a randomized controlled trial
    Teresa A Williams
    Prehospital Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University and Research Fellow, ICU Royal Perth Hospital, Bentley, Western Australia Intensive Care Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 38:809-16. 2014
    ..No studies have been conducted to assess the most appropriate time interval for aspirating gastric tubes. We compared gastric tube aspirations every 4 hours (usual care) with a variable regimen (up to every 8 hours aspirations)...
  16. doi request reprint Induction of Therapeutic Hypothermia During Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Using a Rapid Infusion of Cold Saline: The RINSE Trial (Rapid Infusion of Cold Normal Saline)
    Stephen A Bernard
    From Ambulance Victoria, Doncaster, Victoria, Australia S A B, K S, M S Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia S A B, K S, J F, J E B, C D, M S, L D S, P C Prehospital, Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia J F, J E B, T A W, D B St John Ambulance Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia J F, D B SA Ambulance Service, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia C H, H G, R L, C C Paramedic Unit, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Dalhousie University
    Circulation 134:797-805. 2016
    ..One technique for induction of mild therapeutic hypothermia during CPR is a rapid infusion of large-volume cold crystalloid fluid...
  17. doi request reprint Prehospital continuous positive airway pressure for acute respiratory failure: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Teresa A Williams
    University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth, Australia
    Prehosp Emerg Care 17:261-73. 2013
    ..Intuitively, better patient outcomes may be achieved when CPAP is applied early in the prehospital setting, but there are few outcome studies to validate its use in this setting...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...