Selected publications

Graudins, A. Paracetamol poisoning in adolescents in an Australian setting: Not quite adults. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 27: 139–144. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.12373 Epub 2015 Mar 5

Andis Graudins, Robert Meek, Dianna Egerton-Warburton, Ed Oakley, Robert Seith. The PICHFORK (Pain in Children Fentanyl or Ketamine) Trial: A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Intranasal Ketamine and Fentanyl for the Relief of Moderate to Severe Pain in Children With Limb Injuries. Annals of Emergency Medicine, Vol. 65, Issue 3, p248–254.e1 Epub 2014 Nov 17.

Martin CA, Chapman R, Rahman A, Graudins A. A retrospective descriptive study of the characteristics of deliberate self-poisoning patients with single or repeat presentations to an Australian emergency medicine network in a one year period. BMC Emerg Med. 2014 Aug 23;14:21. doi: 10.1186/1471-227X-14-21.

Graudins A. Overdose with modified-release paracetamol (Panadol Osteo®) presenting to a metropolitan emergency medicine network: a case series. Emerg Med Australas. 2014 Aug;26(4):398-402. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.12249. Epub 2014 Jun 17.

Atakuziev BU, Wright CE, Graudins A, Nicholson GM, Winkel KD. Efficacy of Australian red-back spider (Latrodectus hasselti) antivenom in the treatment of clinical envenomation by the cupboard spider Steatoda capensis (Theridiidae). Toxicon. 2014 Aug;86:68-78. doi: 10.1016/j.toxicon.2014.04.011. Epub 2014 May 20.

Yeaman F, Meek R, Egerton-Warburton D, Rosengarten P, Graudins A. Sub-dissociative-dose intranasal ketamine for moderate to severe pain in adult emergency department patients. Emerg Med Australas. 2014 Jun;26(3):237-42. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.12173. Epub 2014 Apr 8.

Wong A, Graudins A, Kerr F, Greene SL. Paracetamol toxicity: what would be the implications of a change in Australian treatment guidelines? Emerg Med Australas. 2014 Apr;26(2):183-7. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.12200.

Fisher J, Taori G, Braitberg G, Graudins A. Methylene blue used in the treatment of refractory shock resulting from drug poisoning. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2014 Jan;52(1):63-5. doi: 10.3109/15563650.2013.870343. Epub 2013 Dec 24.

Rahman A, Martin C, Graudins A, Chapman R. Deliberate self-poisoning presenting to an emergency medicine network in South-East melbourne: a descriptive study. Emerg Med Int. 2014;2014:461841. doi: 10.1155/2014/461841. Epub 2014 Jun 12.

Martin C, Smith T, Graudins A, Braitberg G, Chapman R. Characteristics of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander presentations to three Victorian emergency departments. Emerg Med Australas. 2013 Dec;25(6):573-9. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.12152. Epub 2013 Nov 8.

Markham D, Graudins A. Characteristics of paediatric frequent presenters to an Australian emergency medicine network. J Paediatr Child Health. 2013 Nov;49(11):950-4. doi: 10.1111/jpc.12288. Epub 2013 Jun 21.

Graudins A, Meek R, Egerton-Warburton D, Seith R, Furness T, Chapman R. The PICHFORK (Pain InCHildren Fentanyl OR Ketamine) trial comparing the efficacy of intranasal ketamine and fentanyl in the relief of moderate to severe pain in children with limb injuries: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2013 Jul 10;14:208. doi: 10.1186/1745-6215-14-208.

Marcon F, Purtell L, Santos J, Hains PG, Escoubas P, Graudins A, Nicholson GM. Characterization of monomeric and multimeric snake neurotoxins and other bioactive proteins from the venom of the lethal Australian common copperhead (Austrelaps superbus). Biochem Pharmacol. 2013 May 15;85(10):1555-73. doi: 10.1016/j.bcp.2013.02.034. Epub 2013 Mar 13.

Perichon D, Turfus S, Gerostamoulos D, Graudins A. An assessment of the in vivo effects of intravenous lipid emulsion on blood drug concentration and haemodynamics following oro-gastric amitriptyline overdose. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2013 May;51(4):208-15. doi: 10.3109/15563650.2013.778994. Epub 2013 Mar 26.

Yeaman F, Oakley E, Meek R, Graudins A. Sub-dissociative dose intranasal ketamine for limb injury pain in children in the emergency department: a pilot study. Emerg Med Australas. 2013 Apr;25(2):161-7. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.12059. Epub 2013 Mar 20.

James LP, Chiew A, Abdel-Rahman SM, Letzig L, Graudins A, Day P, Roberts D. Acetaminophen protein adduct formation following low-dose acetaminophen exposure: comparison of immediate-release vs extended-release formulations. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2013 Apr;69(4):851-7. doi: 10.1007/s00228-012-1410-7. Epub 2012 Sep 28.

Kalam Y, Graudins A. Levosimendan infusion improves cardiac output but not blood pressure in a rodent model of severe metoprolol toxicity. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2012 Sep;31(9):955-63. Epub 2012 Jan 16.

Kalam Y, Graudins A. The effects of fructose-1,6-diphosphate on haemodynamic parameters and survival in a rodent model of propranolol and verapamil poisoning. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2012 Aug;50(7):546-54. doi: 10.3109/15563650.2012.705847.

Cohen SA, Lawson JA, Graudins LV, Pearson SA, Gazarian M. Changes in anticonvulsant prescribing for Australian children: implications for Quality Use of Medicines. J Paediatr Child Health. 2012 Jun;48(6):490-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1754.2011.02223.x. Epub 2011 Nov 3.

Gazarian M, Graudins LV. Long-term reduction in adverse drug events: an evidence-based improvement model. Pediatrics. 2012 May;129(5):e1334-42. doi: 10.1542/peds.2011-1902. Epub 2012 Apr 2.

Kalam Y, Graudins A. Levosimendan does not improve cardiac output or blood pressure in a rodent model of propranolol toxicity when administered using various dosing regimens. Int J Toxicol. 2012 Mar;31(2):166-74. doi: 10.1177/1091581811435366. Epub 2012 Mar 14.

Graudins A, Little MJ, Pineda SS, Hains PG, King GF, Broady KW, Nicholson GM. Cloning and activity of a novel α-latrotoxin from red-back spider venom. Biochem Pharmacol. 2012 Jan 1;83(1):170-83. doi: 10.1016/j.bcp.2011.09.024. Epub 2011 Oct 5.