New!  Head Injury Guideline Algorithm Video

Dear PREDICT members, We are pleased to let you know that a new video has been developed to accompany the PREDICT Australian and New Zealand Guideline for Mild to Moderate Head injuries in Children Algorithm, which outlines the key Imaging and Observation Decision-Making recommendations and how to use the algorithm in your clinical decision -making. … Continued

New PREDICT publications

Congratulations to the following PREDICT authors: Babl FE, Rausa VC, Borland ML, Kochar A, Lyttle MD, Phillips N, Gilhotra Y, Dalton S, Cheek JA, Furyk J, Neutze J, Bressan S, Davis GA, Anderson V, Williams A, Oakley E, Dalziel SR, Crowe LM, Hearps SJC. Characteristics of concussion based on patient age and sex: a multicenter … Continued

Useful member information on website

The PREDICT website at http://www.predict.org.au has a wealth of information and resources at hand for all members.  Please take the time to familiarise yourself with the website as information is constantly being added or updated.  Of course, if you can’t find the information you need, Marian or Cate can assist but please try the website … Continued

Project Snapshot – PEAChY O and M

PEAChY-0: Pharmacological Emergency management of Agitation in Children and Young people – A randomised controlled trial of Oral medication PEAChY-M: Pharmacological Emergency management of Agitation in Children and Young people – A randomised controlled trial of IntraMuscular medication Trial Designs: Randomised, controlled, open-label, multi-centre, phase III superiority effectiveness trials of: ORAL olanzapine vs ORAL diazepam … Continued

Implementation research meeting – March 2022

PREDICT members who have previously been involved in implementation research studies or are involved in current work, have been invited to attend a one-day online meeting ‘Implementation research in the PREDICT network – what is implementation research, what have we achieved and where are we heading?’ in March 2022. The aims of the meeting are … Continued

PREDICT members meeting 2021

The annual PREDICT members meeting was held online via zoom on October 20th 2021 and attended by 57 members.  The meeting included a range of informative presentations from the project leads, members and the executive team.  A recording of the slide presentations will be available soon and posted in the secure staff area of the … Continued

PREDICT Resources

PREDICT resources: There are a range of PREDICT resources and information on our website that we would like to make you aware of. Please see below links to these resources below: Structure and governance of PREDICT https://www.predict.org.au/about-us/governance/ PREDICT Executive – members and how it is composed https://www.predict.org.au/about-us/governance/ PREDICT Membership – how to become a member … Continued

New PREDICT publications

Congratulations to the following PREDICT authors: Ting A, Smith K, Wilson CL, Babl FE, Hopper SM. Pre-hospital intraosseous use in children: Indications and success rate. Emerg Med Australas. 2021 Oct 26. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13886. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34704359.

Prompt Bolus & Sentinel recruitment update

PROMPT Bolus recruitment numbers to date: Royal Children’s Hospital: 19 Perth Children’s Hospital: 6 Monash Children’s Hospital: 0 Canada: not enrolling yet US: 14 sites enrolling, 297 patients enrolled to date. SENTINEL recruitment numbers to date: In total – 316 patients recruited. Royal Children’s Hospital: 258 Perth Children’s Hospital: 32 Monash Children’s Hospital: 3 Women’s … Continued