Stevan R Bruijns

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Improving Publication Quality and Quantity forĀ Acute Care Authors From Low- and Middle-Income Settings
    Stevan R Bruijns
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med . 2016
  2. doi request reprint Effect of spinal immobilization on heart rate, blood pressure and respiratory rate
    Stevan R Bruijns
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Prehosp Disaster Med 28:210-4. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The value of traditional vital signs, shock index, and age-based markers in predicting trauma mortality
    Stevan R Bruijns
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Karl Bremer Hospital, Bellville, South Africa
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:1432-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The value of the difference between ED and prehospital vital signs in predicting outcome in trauma
    Stevan R Bruijns
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Karl Bremer Hospital, Mike Pienaar Blvd, Bellville, South Africa
    Emerg Med J 31:579-582. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Major incident triage: A consensus based definition of the essential life-saving interventions during the definitive care phase of a major incident
    James Vassallo
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Institute of Naval Medicine, Alverstoke, Gosport, UK Electronic address
    Injury 47:1898-902. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Vital signs during and following ambulance transfer
    Stevan R Bruijns
    aDivision of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa bDepartment of Emergency, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, UK
    Eur J Emerg Med 21:136-8. 2014

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Improving Publication Quality and Quantity forĀ Acute Care Authors From Low- and Middle-Income Settings
    Stevan R Bruijns
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med . 2016
    ..This study describes a journal-initiated platform to improve publication quantity and quality in Sub-Saharan Africa emergency care research: Author Assist...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of spinal immobilization on heart rate, blood pressure and respiratory rate
    Stevan R Bruijns
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Prehosp Disaster Med 28:210-4. 2013
    ..The null hypothesis was that there are no effects...
  3. doi request reprint The value of traditional vital signs, shock index, and age-based markers in predicting trauma mortality
    Stevan R Bruijns
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Karl Bremer Hospital, Bellville, South Africa
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:1432-7. 2013
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  4. doi request reprint The value of the difference between ED and prehospital vital signs in predicting outcome in trauma
    Stevan R Bruijns
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Karl Bremer Hospital, Mike Pienaar Blvd, Bellville, South Africa
    Emerg Med J 31:579-582. 2014
    ..Traditional vital signs are seen as an important part of trauma assessment, despite their poor predictive value in this regard...
  5. doi request reprint Major incident triage: A consensus based definition of the essential life-saving interventions during the definitive care phase of a major incident
    James Vassallo
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Institute of Naval Medicine, Alverstoke, Gosport, UK Electronic address
    Injury 47:1898-902. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to define what constitutes a life-saving intervention, in order to facilitate the definition of an adult priority one patient during the definitive care phase of a major incident...
  6. doi request reprint Vital signs during and following ambulance transfer
    Stevan R Bruijns
    aDivision of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa bDepartment of Emergency, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, UK
    Eur J Emerg Med 21:136-8. 2014
    ..We conclude that transport anxiety has minimal effect on vital signs. In trauma, clinicians should exclude tissue injury before attributing increased systolic blood pressure or heart rate to anxiety. ..