ANZIC-RC Research Conferences & Workshops

Collaborative Clinical Trials in Intensive Care Medicine, Prato, Italy

Research Programs

Blood-CRE (Centre of Research Excellence for Patient Blood Management in Critical Illness and Trauma)

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Research Studies - Current

Current research projects in which the ANZIC-RC is involved include:

AD-SCAP (Adaptive Platform for Trial for Severe Community Acquired Pneumonia)

ARISE HEE (Australasian Resuscitation In Sepsis Evaluation - Health Economic Evaluation)

Nutrition therapy in adult patients requiring Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

OzENTER-TBI (Australia-Europe NeuroTrauma Effectiveness Research in Traumatic Brain Injury)

PHARLAP-RCT (Permissive Hypercapnia, Alveolar Recruitment and Limited Airway Pressure - Randomised Controlled Trial)

POLAR-RCT (Prophylactic hypothermia trial to Lessen traumatic brain injury - Randomised Controlled Trial)

Renal Substudies of EPO-TBI and POLAR

SPICE EGDS RCT (Sedation Practice in Intensive Care Evaluation: Early Goal Directed Sedation - Randomised Controlled Trial)

SPRINT-SARI (Short PeRiod IncideNce sTudy of Severe Acute Respiratory Infection)

Supplemental parenteral nutrition in critically ill patients: a pilot randomised controlled study

TAME Cardiac Arrest RCT

TARGET (The Augmented versus Routine approach to Giving Energy Trial)

TEAM (A Trial of Early Activity and Mobility in ICU)

Temperature management in OHCA (Temperature management in ventilated adults admitted to Australian and New Zealand ICUs following out of hospital cardiac arrest)

TRANSFUSE-RCT (STandaRd Issue TrANsfusion versuS Fresher red blood cell Use in intenSive carE (TRANSFUSE) - Randomised Controlled Trial)

Research Studies - Completed

Completed research projects in which the ANZIC-RC was involved include:

ARISE Observational Study (Australasian Resuscitation in Sepsis Evaluation)

ARISE-RCT (Australasian Resuscitation In Sepsis Evaluation - Randomised Controlled Trial)

ASAP (Audit of Severe Acute Pancreatitis Feeding Practices in Australasia)

ATBIS (Australasian Traumatic Brain Injury Survey)

Blood Observational Study

CAT (The Catecholamine study: A Comparison of Epinephrine and Norepinephrine in Critically Ill Patients)

DECRA (Multi-centre randomised trial of early decompressive craniectomy in patients with severe traumatic brain injury)

EPO-TBI-RCT (Erythropoietin in Traumatic Brain Injury - Randomised Controlled Trial)

Heparin in Severe Sepsis

INFINITE Influenza A Registry (Impact and risk factors associated with influenza (H1N1 09) In Australian Hospital system, Pandemic 2009)

International Nutrition Survey

NICE-TBI (Normoglycaemia in Intensive Care - Traumatic Brain Injury)

PHARLAP Pilot Study (Permissive Hypercapnia, Alveolar Recruitment and Limited A irway Pressure)

POLAR-BEAR (Prophylactic hypothermia trial to Lessen traumatic brain injury - Basal Energy Assessment Research)

RELEVENT (Rate of Lower Limb Deep Venous T hrombosis in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury)

SAFE-TBI (Saline versus Albumin Fluid Evaluation - Traumatic B rain Injury)

SAFE-TRIPS (Saline versus Albumin Fluid Evaluation - Translation of Research Into Practice Study)

SPICE Observational Study (Sedation Practice in Intensive Care Evaluation)

SPICE Pilot Study (Sedation Practice in Intensive Care Evaluation)

STATINS (Study of Atorvastatin Therapy In Sepsis)