Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Track 5 - RESEARCH ABSTRACTS
Track Chair: Dr. Andrew McRae
Room: TELUS 101-102

Moderator: Dr. Judy Morris
TELUS 101-102

10:15 – 10:25 LO45 – Incidence of delayed intracranial hemorrhage following a mild traumatic brain injury in patients taking anticoagulants or anti-platelets therapies: Systematic review and meta-analysis Marcel Emond
10:25 – 10:35 LO46 – Sex-based differences in concussion symptom reporting and self-reported outcomes in a general adult ED population. Lindsay A. Gaudet
10:35 – 10:45 LO47 – Incidence of intracranial bleeding in anticoagulated emergency patients with minor head injury: a meta-analysis. Kerstin de Wit
10:45 – 10:55 LO48 – Does FAST change management of blunt trauma patients? Rajiv Thavanathan
10:55 – 11:05 LO49 – Achieving just outcomes: forensic evidence collection in sexual assault cases

Presentation slides

Kari Sampsel
11:05 – 11:15 LO50 – Necrotizing soft tissue infection: diagnostic accuracy of physical examination, imaging and LRINEC score – a systematic review and meta-analysis Shannon Fernando
11:15 – 11:25 LO51 – Increased mortality and costs in emergency department sepsis patients with delayed intensive care unit admission Shannon Fernando
11:25 – 11:35 LO52 – Predictors of oral antibiotic treatment failure for non-purulent skin and soft tissue infections in the emergency department Krishan Yadav
11:35 – 11:45 LO53 – Intravenous cefazolin plus oral probenecid vs. oral cephalexin for the treatment of skin and soft tissue infections: a randomized controlled trial Peter Zed

 

Moderator: Dr. Joel Turner
TELUS 101-102

13:00 – 13:10 LO54 – Prospective multicenter validation of the Canadian syncope risk score Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
13:10 – 13:20 LO55 – Role of n-terminal pro brain natriuretic peptide (NT Pro-BNP) in emergency department syncope risk stratification: a multicenter study Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
13:20 – 13:30 LO56 – External validation of a 1-hour rapid diagnostic algorithm for ruling out acute myocardial infarction in emergency department patients with chest pain using a high-sensitivity troponin-T assay James E. Andruchow
13:30 – 13:40 LO57 – Very low concentrations of high-sensitivity troponin T at presentation can rapidly exclude acute myocardial infarction in a significant proportion of ED chest pain patients James E. Andruchow
13:40 – 13:50 LO58 – Long-term outcomes among emergency department syncope patients: a systematic review Cameron Leafloor
13:50 – 14:00 LO59 – External validation of a 2-hour rapid diagnostic algorithm for ruling out acute myocardial infarction in emergency department patients with chest pain using a high-sensitivity troponin-T assay James E. Andruchow
14:00 – 14:10 LO60 – Diagnostic utility of creatine kinase in the diagnosis and management of non-ST elevation myocardial infarction Brandon Lam
14:10 – 14:20 LO61 – Test characteristics of high sensitivity troponin T performed at emergency department arrival for acute myocardial infarction in patients with reduced kidney function Andrew McRae
14:20 – 14:30 LO62 – Variability in triage performance for chest pain patients in two Canadian cities Sherry Stackhouse