Fabrice Althaus

Summary

Affiliation: University of Lausanne
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi Effectiveness of interventions targeting frequent users of emergency departments: a systematic review
    Fabrice Althaus
    Vulnerable Population Unit, Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Emerg Med 58:41-52.e42. 2011
  2. doi Characteristics of highly frequent users of a Swiss academic emergency department: a retrospective consecutive case series
    Fabrice Althaus
    aVulnerable Population Unit, Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne and Lausanne University Hospital CHUV bDepartment of Community Medicine and Public Health cEmergency Service dTechnology Assessment Unit UET eAlcohol Treatment Centre, Lausanne University Hospital CHUV fAddiction Switzerland gInstitute of Health Economics and Management IEMS, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Emerg Med 20:413-9. 2013
  3. pmc Characterizing the vulnerability of frequent emergency department users by applying a conceptual framework: a controlled, cross-sectional study
    Patrick Bodenmann
    Vulnerable Populations Center, Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne and Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, CH 1015, Switzerland
    Int J Equity Health 14:146. 2015
  4. doi Social and medical vulnerability factors of emergency department frequent users in a universal health insurance system
    Gilles Bieler
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Acad Emerg Med 19:63-8. 2012

Collaborators

  • Isabelle Peytremann-Bridevaux
  • Patrick Bodenmann
  • Lionel Trueb
  • Sophie Paroz
  • Jean Bernard Daeppen
  • Gilles Bieler
  • Katia Iglesias
  • St├ęphanie Baggio
  • Olivier Hugli
  • Stephanie Stucki
  • Corine Ansermet
  • Venetia Sofia Velonaki
  • Judith L Griffin
  • Paul Vaucher
  • Mohamed Faouzi

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi Effectiveness of interventions targeting frequent users of emergency departments: a systematic review
    Fabrice Althaus
    Vulnerable Population Unit, Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Emerg Med 58:41-52.e42. 2011
    ..Our objective is to perform a systematic review of the type and effectiveness of interventions to reduce the number of ED visits by frequent users...
  2. doi Characteristics of highly frequent users of a Swiss academic emergency department: a retrospective consecutive case series
    Fabrice Althaus
    aVulnerable Population Unit, Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne and Lausanne University Hospital CHUV bDepartment of Community Medicine and Public Health cEmergency Service dTechnology Assessment Unit UET eAlcohol Treatment Centre, Lausanne University Hospital CHUV fAddiction Switzerland gInstitute of Health Economics and Management IEMS, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Emerg Med 20:413-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the demographic, social and medical characteristics, and healthcare use of highly frequent users of a university hospital emergency department (ED) in Switzerland...
  3. pmc Characterizing the vulnerability of frequent emergency department users by applying a conceptual framework: a controlled, cross-sectional study
    Patrick Bodenmann
    Vulnerable Populations Center, Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne and Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, CH 1015, Switzerland
    Int J Equity Health 14:146. 2015
    ..This study aimed to characterize frequent ED users and to define risk factors of frequent ED use within a universal health care coverage system, applying a conceptual framework of vulnerability...
  4. doi Social and medical vulnerability factors of emergency department frequent users in a universal health insurance system
    Gilles Bieler
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Acad Emerg Med 19:63-8. 2012
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