Dr John Myburgh

Senior Lecturer
Medicine, The George Institute for Global Health

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Selected grants

2011

  • A randomised controlled trial of the effect of hydrocortisone on mortality in critically ill patients with septic shock; Venkatesh B, Venkatesh B, Myburgh J, Finfer S, Webb S, Cohen J; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2010

  • The cost of major trauma in NSW; Curtis K, Myburgh J, Black D; St George Medical Research Foundation/Establishment Grant - New Investigator.
  • The Cost of Major Trauma in NSW; Curtis K, Myburgh J, Black D; NSW Institute of Trauma and Injury management (ITIM)/Project Grant.
  • Crystalloid versus hydroxy-ethyl Starch Trial; Myburgh J, Bellomo R, Liu B, Finfer S, Bellomo R, Lipman J, Webb S; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Intensive insulin therapy trialists collaboration; Finfer S, Liu B, Myburgh J, Van den Berghe G, Cook D; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2009

  • Crystalloid versus Hydroxy-Ethyl Starch Trial (CHST): A multicentre randomised controlled trial fluid resuscitation with starch compared to saline in intensive care patients on mortality; Myburgh J; Fresenius Kabi Deutschland GmbH (Germany)/Research Support.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Gallagher, M., Cass, A., Bellomo, R., Finfer, S., Gattas, D., Lee, J., Lo, S., McGuinness, S., Myburgh, J., Parke, R., et al (2014). Long-term survival and dialysis dependency following acute kidney injury in intensive care: Extended follow-up of a randomized controlled trial. PLoS Medicine, 11(2), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Finfer, S., Myburgh, J. (2014). Mortality in patients with hypovolemic shock treated with colloids or crystalloids. JAMA, 311(10), 1067-1068. [More Information]
  • Curtis, K., Lam, M., Mitchell, R., Black, D., Taylor, C., Dickson, C., Jan, S., Palmer, C., Langcake, M., Myburgh, J. (2014). The injury profile and acute treatment costs of major trauma in older people in New South Wales. Injury. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2013). Advances in fluid resuscitation in critically ill patients: implications for clinical practice. Current Opinion in Critical Care, 19, 279-281. [More Information]
  • Cooper, J., Myburgh, J., Heritier, S., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Billot, L., Murray, L., Vallance, S. (2013). Albumin Resuscitation for Traumatic Brain Injury: Is Intracranial Hypertension the Cause of Increased Mortality? Journal of Neurotrauma, 30(7), 512-518. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Finfer, S. (2013). Causes of death after fluid bolus resuscitation: new insights from FEAST. BMC Medicine, 11(1), 67-67. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Lipcsey, M., Calzavacca, P., Haase, M., Haase-Fielitz, A., Licari, E., Tee, A., Cole, L., Cass, A., Finfer, S., Gallagher, M., Myburgh, J., et al (2013). Early acid-base and blood pressure effects of continuous renal replacement therapy intensity in patients with metabolic acidosis. Intensive Care Medicine, 39(3), 429-436. [More Information]
  • Gattas, D., Dan, A., Myburgh, J., Billot, L., Lo, S., Finfer, S. (2013). Fluid resuscitation with 6% hydroxyethyl starch (130/0.4 and 130/0.42) in acutely ill patients: systematic review of effects on mortality and treatment with renal replacement therapy. Intensive Care Medicine, 39(4), 558-568. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Billot, L. (2013). Hydroxyethyl starch or saline in intensive care. The New England Journal of Medicine, 368(8), 775-775. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., McIntyre, L. (2013). New insights into fluid resuscitation. Intensive Care Medicine, 39(6), 998-1001. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R. (2013). Patient-centered outcomes and trials of hydroxyethyl starch. Critical Care, 17(5), 452-452. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Mythen, M. (2013). Resuscitation fluids. The New England Journal of Medicine, 369(25), 2462-2463. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Mythen, M. (2013). Resuscitation fluids. The New England Journal of Medicine, 369(13), 1243-1251. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2013). Review: hydroxyethyl starch increases mortality and acute kidney injury in critically ill patients. Annals of Internal Medicine, 158(12), JC4-JC4. [More Information]
  • Young, P., Weatherall, M., Saxena, M., Bellomo, R., Freebairn, R., Hammond, N., van Hearn, F., Henderson, S., McArthur, C., McGuinness, S., et al (2013). Statistical analysis plan for the HEAT trial: a multicentre randomised placebo-controlled trial of intravenous paracetamol in intensive care unit patients with fever and infection. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 15(4), 279-286.
  • Saxena, M., Taylor, C., Hammond, N., Young, P., Seppelt, I., Glass, P., Myburgh, J. (2013). Temperature management in patients with acute neurological lesions: an Australian and New Zealand point prevalence study. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 15(2), 110-118. [More Information]
  • Hammond, N., Saxena, M., Taylor, C., Young, P., Seppelt, I., Glass, P., Myburgh, J. (2013). Temperature management of non-elective intensive care patients without neurological abnormalities: a point prevalence study of practice in Australia and New Zealand. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 15(3), 228-233. [More Information]
  • Venkatesh, B., Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Webb, S., Cohen, J., Bellomo, R., McArthur, C., Joyce, C., Rajbhandari, D., Glass, P., et al (2013). The ADRENAL study protocol: ADjunctive corticosteroid tREatment iN criticAlly ilL patients with septic shock. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 15(2), 83-88.
  • Cheung, W., Myburgh, J., Seppelt, I., Parr, M., Blackwell, N., DeMonte, S., Gandhi, K., Hoyling, L., Nair, P., Passer, M., et al (2012). A multicentre evaluation of two intensive care unit triage protocols for use in an influenza pandemic. Medical Journal of Australia, 197(3), 178-181. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Cole, L., Finfer, S., Gallagher, M., Lee, J., Lo, S., McArthur, C., McGuiness, S., Norton, R., et al (2012). An observational study fluid balance and patient outcomes in the randomized evaluation of normal vs. augmented level of replacement therapy trial. Critical Care Medicine, 40(6), 1753-1760. [More Information]
  • Cheung, W., Myburgh, J., Seppelt, I., Parr, M., Blackwell, N., DeMonte, S., Gandhi, K., Hoyling, L., Nair, P., Passer, M., et al (2012). Development and evaluation of an influenza pandemic intensive care unit triage protocol. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 14(3), 185-190. [More Information]
  • Young, P., Saxena, M., Beasley, R., Bellomo, R., Bailey, M., Pilcher, D., Finfer, S., Harrison, D., Myburgh, J., Rowan, K. (2012). Early peak temperature and mortality in critically ill patients with or without infection. Intensive Care Medicine, 38(3), 437-444. [More Information]
  • Young, P., Hodgson, C., Dulhunty, J., Saxena, M., Bailey, M., Bellomo, R., Davies, A., Finfer, S., Kruger, P., Lipman, J., et al (2012). End points for phase II trials in intensive care: recommendations from the Australian and New Zealand Clinical Trials Group consensus panel meeting. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 14(3), 211-215. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Jan, S., Myburgh, J. (2012). Exploring the economics of helicopter rescue in Australia. Medical Journal of Australia, 197(9), 488-490. [More Information]
  • Gattas, D., Dan, A., Myburgh, J., Billot, L., Lo, S., Finfer, S. (2012). Fluid resuscitation with 6% hydroxyethyl starch (130/0.4) in acutely ill patients: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 114(1), 159-169. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Billot, L., Cass, A., Gattas, D., Glass, P., Lipman, J., Liu, B., McArthur, C., Taylor, C., et al (2012). Hydroxyethyl Starch or Saline for Fluid Resuscitation in Intensive Care. The New England Journal of Medicine, 367(20), 1901-1911. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Liu, B., Chittock, D., Norton, R., Myburgh, J., McArthur, C., Mitchell, I., Foster, D., Dhingra, V., Henderson, W., Robinson, B., et al (2012). Hypoglycemia and Risk of Death in Critically Ill Patients. The New England Journal of Medicine, 367(12), 1108-1118. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Liu, B., Bruce, E., Burns, B., Jan, S., Myburgh, J. (2012). Primary scene responses by Helicopter Emergency Medical Services in New South Wales Australia 2008-2009. BMC Health Services Research, 12(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Li, Q., Heritier, S., Dan, A., Glass, P. (2012). Statistical analysis plan for the Crystalloid Versus Hydroxyethyl Starch Trial (CHEST). Critical Care and Resuscitation, 14(1), 44-52. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Jan, S., Curtis, K., Tzannes, A., Li, Q., Palmer, C., Dickson, C., Myburgh, J. (2012). The cost-effectiveness of physician staffed Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) transport to a major trauma centre in NSW, Australia. Injury, 43(11), 1843-1849. [More Information]
  • Willenberg, L., Curtis, K., Taylor, C., Jan, S., Glass, P., Myburgh, J. (2012). The variation of acute treatment costs of trauma in high-income countries. BMC Health Services Research, 12, 1-10. [More Information]
  • Saxena, M., Hammond, N., Taylor, C., Young, P., Reade, M., Bellomo, R., Myburgh, J. (2011). A survey of fever management for febrile intensive care patients without neurological injury. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 13(4), 238-243. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Stevenson, M., Jan, S., Liu, B., Tall, G., Middleton, P., Fitzharris, M., Myburgh, J. (2011). An investigation into the cost, coverage and activities of Helicopter Emergency Medical Services in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Injury, 42(10), 1088-1094. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2011). CHEST and the impact of fraud in fluid resuscitation research. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 13(2), 69-70. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2011). Fluid Resuscitation in Acute Illness - Time to Reappraise the Basics. The New England Journal of Medicine, 364(26), 2543-2544. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2011). Fraud in fluid resuscitation research. Medical Journal of Australia, 194(12), 621-622. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., McEvoy, S., Bellomo, R., McArthur, C., Myburgh, J., Norton, R. (2011). Impact of albumin compared to saline on organ function and mortality of patients with severe sepsis. Intensive Care Medicine, 37(1), 86-96. [More Information]
  • Fitzharris, M., Yu, J., Hammond, N., Taylor, C., Wu, Y., Finfer, S., Myburgh, J. (2011). Injury in China: a systematic review of injury surveillance studies conducted in Chinese hospital emergency departments. BMC Emergency Medicine, 11(18), 1-16. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Finfer, S., French, J., Gattas, D., Glass, P., Lipman, J., Liu, B., McArthur, C., Taylor, C., et al (2011). The Crystalloid versus Hydroxyethyl Starch Trial: protocol for a multi-centre randomised controlled trial of fluid resuscitation with 6% hydroxyethyl starch (130/0.4) compared to 0.9% sodium chloride (saline) in intensive care patients on mortality. Intensive Care Medicine, 37(5), 816-823. [More Information]
  • Fitzharris, M., Zhong, W., Myburgh, J., Xuezhong, Y., Yu, J., Hammond, N., Finfer, S., Taylor, C., Wu, Y. (2011). The status of trauma registry systems in Chinese hospitals. Injury Prevention, 17(6), 419-421. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Stevenson, M., Jan, S., Middleton, P., Fitzharris, M., Myburgh, J. (2010). A systematic review of the costs and benefits of helicopter emergency medical services. Injury, 41(1), 10-20. [More Information]
  • Jun, M., Lambers Heerspink, H., Ninomiya, T., Gallagher, M., Bellomo, R., Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Palevsky, P., Kellum, J., Perkovic, V., Cass, A. (2010). Intensities of Renal Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 5(6), 956-963. [More Information]
  • Jones, D., McEvoy, S., Merz, T., Higgins, A., Bellomo, R., Cooper, D., Hollis, S., McArthur, C., Myburgh, J., Taylor, C., Norton, R., Finfer, S., et al (2010). International albumin use: 1995 to 2006. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 38(2), 266-273. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2010). Norepinephrine: more of a neurohormone than a vasopressor. Critical Care, 14(5), 196. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Liu, B., Taylor, C., Bellomo, R., Billot, L., Cook, D., Du, B., McArthur, C., Myburgh, J. (2010). Resuscitation fluid use in critically ill adults: an international cross-sectional study in 391 intensive care units. Critical Care, 14(5), R185 - 1-R185 - 12. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Li, Y., Willenberg, L., Matthews, S., Glass, P., Myburgh, J. (2010). Severe falciparum malaria patients transferred late" to a high level ICU in India represents a difficult research capture point to comment on predictors of mortality and related organ dysfunction.". Singapore Medical Journal, 51(9), 752-753. [More Information]
  • Peake, S., Bailey, M., Bellomo, R., Cameron, P., Cross, A., Delaney, A., Finfer, S., Higgins, A., Jones, D., Myburgh, J., et al (2009). Australasian resuscitation of sepsis evaluation (ARISE): A multi-centre, prospective, inception cohort study. Resuscitation, 80(7), 811-818. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Norton, R., Gallagher, M., Lo, S., Su, S., Cole, C., Finfer, S., McArthur, C., McGuinness, S., Myburgh, J., et al (2009). Intensity of continuous renal-replacement therapy in critically ill patients. New England Journal of Medicine, 361(17), 1627-1638.
  • Finfer, S., Chittock, D., Su, S., Blair, D., Foster, D., Dhingra, V., Bellomo, R., Cook, D., Dodek, P., Henderson, W., Heritier, S., Myburgh, J., Norton, R., Robinson, B., et al (2009). Intensive versus conventional glucose control in critically ill patients. New England Journal of Medicine, 360(13), 1283-1297. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Cole, C., Finfer, S., Gallagher, M., Goldsmith, D., Myburgh, J., Norton, R., Scheinkestel, C. (2009). Screening and Study Enrolment in the Randomized Evaluation of Normal vs. Augmented Level (RENAL) Replacement Therapy Trial. Blood Purification, 27(2), 199-205. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Higgins, A., Jovanovska, A., Lipman, J., Ramakrishnan, N., Santamaria, J. (2008). A comparison of epinephrine and norepinephrine in critically ill patients. Intensive Care Medicine, 34(12), 2226-2234. [More Information]
  • Delaney, A., Angus, D., Bellomo, R., Cameron, P., Cooper, D., Finfer, S., Harrison, D., Huang, D., Myburgh, J., Peake, S., et al (2008). Bench-to-bedside review: The evaluation of complex interventions in critical care. Critical Care, 12(2), 210-218. [More Information]
  • Goldsmith, D., Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Cole, C., Finfer, S., Gallagher, M., Scheinkestel, C., Myburgh, J., Norton, R. (2008). Design and challenges of the Randomized Evaluation of Normal versus Augmented Level Replacement Therapy (RENAL) Trial: high-dose versus standard-dose hemofiltration in acute renal failure. Blood Purification, 26(5), 407-416. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Cooper, D., Finfer, S., Venkatesh, B., Jones, D., Higgins, A., Bishop, N., Higlett, T., Investigators for the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical. (2008). Epidemiology and 12-month outcomes from traumatic brain injury in Australia and New Zealand. Journal of Trauma, 64(4), 854-862. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Myburgh, J. (2008). Investigator-initiated research in intensive care: Achievement through collaboration. Resuscitation, 78(3), 245-247. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Cole, L., Finfer, S., Gallagher, M., Goldsmith, D., Myburgh, J., Norton, R., Scheinkestel, C. (2008). Renal replacement therapy for acute kidney injury in Australian and New Zealand intensive care units: a practice survey. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 10(3), 225-230.
  • Myburgh, J. (2008). Standardised terminology for guidelines, protocols, regimens, procedures and processes: the other side of the bundle".". Critical Care and Resuscitation, 10(2), 153. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2008). The case for adrenaline. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 10(3), 178-179. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2008). The evidence for small-volume resuscitation with hyperoncotic albumin in critical illness. Critical Care, 12(2), 143. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Peake, S., Bellomo, R., Cameron, P., Cross, A., Delaney, A., George, C., Higgins, A., Jones, D., Moran, J., Myburgh, J., et al (2008). The outcome of patients with sepsis and septic shock presenting to emergency departments in Australia and New Zealand. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 9(1), 8-18.
  • Hicks, P., Cooper, D., Webb, S., Myburgh, J., Seppelt, I., Peake, S., Joyce, C., Stephens, D., Turner, A., French, C., et al (2008). The Surviving Sepsis Campaign: International guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock: 2008. An assessment by the Australian and New Zealand intensive care society. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 36(2), 149-151. [More Information]
  • Marik, P., Myburgh, J., Annane, D., Vincent, J., Pastores, S., Meduri, G., Beishuizen, A. (2008). What Conclusions Should Be Drawn between Critical Care Physician Management and Patient Mortality in the Intensive Care Unit? Annals of Internal Medicine, 149(10), 770-771. [More Information]
  • Jones, D., Cooper, D., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Myburgh, J., Higgins, A., Peake, S., Jenkins, I., McNeil, J. (2007). Advancing intensive care research in Australia and New Zealand: development of the binational ANZIC Research Centre. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 9. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2007). Catecholamines for shock: the quest for high-quality evidence. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 9(4), 352-356. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Cooper, D., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Norton, R., Bishop, N., Lo, S., Vallance, S. (2007). Saline or albumin for fluid resuscitation in patients with traumatic brain injury. New England Journal of Medicine, 357(9), 874-884. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R. (2007). The Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical Trials Group. ICU Management, 7, 43-44.
  • Myburgh, J. (2006). An appraisal of selection and use of catecholamines in septic shock - old becomes new again. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 8(4), 353-360. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., McEvoy, S., Lo, S., Myburgh, J., Neal, B., Norton, R. (2006). Effect of baseline serum albumin concentration on outcome of resuscitation with albumin or saline in patients in intensive care units: analysis of data from the saline versus albumin fluid evaluation (SAFE) study. BMJ: British Medical Journal, doi:10.1136/bmj.38985.398704.7C.
  • Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., McEvoy, S., Lo, S., Myburgh, J., Neal, B., Norton, R., SAFE, S. (2006). Effect of baseline serum albumin concentration on outcome of resuscitation with albumin or saline in patients in intensive care units: analysis of data from the saline versus albumin fluid evaluation (SAFE) study. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 333(7577), 1044-1044. [More Information]
  • Kulkarni, A., Saxena, M., Price, G., O'Leary, M., Jacques, T., Myburgh, J. (2005). Analysis of blood glucose measurements using capillary and arterial blood samples in intensive care patients. Intensive Care Medicine, 31(1), 142-145. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Chapman, M., Szekely, S., Osborne, G. (2005). Crisis management during anaesthesia: sepsis. BMJ Quality and Safety, 14(3), e22. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2005). Driving cerebral perfusion pressure with pressors: how, which, when? Critical Care and Resuscitation, 7(3), 200-5. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Chittock, D., Cook, D., Crampton, L., Dhingra, V., Dodek, P., Foster, D., Hebert, P., Henderson, W., McEvoy, S., Myburgh, J., Norton, R., et al (2005). The Normoglycemia in Intensive Care Evaluation (NICE) (ISRCTN04968275) and Survival Using Glucose Algorithm Regulation (SUGAR) Study: Development, design and conduct of an international multi-center, open label, randomized controlled trial of two target ranges for glycemic control in intensive care unit patients. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, online supplement 2005, 1-35.
  • Cooper, D., Bishop, N., Cade, J., Finfer, S., Gallus, A., Myburgh, J. (2005). Thromboprophylaxis for intensive care patients in Australia and New Zealand: a brief survey report. Journal of Critical Care, 20(4), 354-356. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2005). Triple h therapy for aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: real therapy or chasing numbers? Critical Care and Resuscitation, 7(3), 206-12. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Lipman, J., French, C., Dobb, G., Myburgh, J. (2004). Adult-population incidence of severe sepsis in Australian and New Zealand intensive care units. Intensive Care Medicine, 30(4), 589-596. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Myburgh, J., Norton, R. (2003). Efficacy of albumin in critically ill patients. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 326(7389), 559-560.

Other

  • Taylor, C., Liu, B., Bruce, E., Burns, B., Jan, S., Myburgh, J. (2012), Primary scene responses by Helicopter Emergency Medical Services in New South Wales Australia 2008–2009.

2014

  • Gallagher, M., Cass, A., Bellomo, R., Finfer, S., Gattas, D., Lee, J., Lo, S., McGuinness, S., Myburgh, J., Parke, R., et al (2014). Long-term survival and dialysis dependency following acute kidney injury in intensive care: Extended follow-up of a randomized controlled trial. PLoS Medicine, 11(2), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Finfer, S., Myburgh, J. (2014). Mortality in patients with hypovolemic shock treated with colloids or crystalloids. JAMA, 311(10), 1067-1068. [More Information]
  • Curtis, K., Lam, M., Mitchell, R., Black, D., Taylor, C., Dickson, C., Jan, S., Palmer, C., Langcake, M., Myburgh, J. (2014). The injury profile and acute treatment costs of major trauma in older people in New South Wales. Injury. [More Information]

2013

  • Myburgh, J. (2013). Advances in fluid resuscitation in critically ill patients: implications for clinical practice. Current Opinion in Critical Care, 19, 279-281. [More Information]
  • Cooper, J., Myburgh, J., Heritier, S., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Billot, L., Murray, L., Vallance, S. (2013). Albumin Resuscitation for Traumatic Brain Injury: Is Intracranial Hypertension the Cause of Increased Mortality? Journal of Neurotrauma, 30(7), 512-518. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Finfer, S. (2013). Causes of death after fluid bolus resuscitation: new insights from FEAST. BMC Medicine, 11(1), 67-67. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Lipcsey, M., Calzavacca, P., Haase, M., Haase-Fielitz, A., Licari, E., Tee, A., Cole, L., Cass, A., Finfer, S., Gallagher, M., Myburgh, J., et al (2013). Early acid-base and blood pressure effects of continuous renal replacement therapy intensity in patients with metabolic acidosis. Intensive Care Medicine, 39(3), 429-436. [More Information]
  • Gattas, D., Dan, A., Myburgh, J., Billot, L., Lo, S., Finfer, S. (2013). Fluid resuscitation with 6% hydroxyethyl starch (130/0.4 and 130/0.42) in acutely ill patients: systematic review of effects on mortality and treatment with renal replacement therapy. Intensive Care Medicine, 39(4), 558-568. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Billot, L. (2013). Hydroxyethyl starch or saline in intensive care. The New England Journal of Medicine, 368(8), 775-775. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., McIntyre, L. (2013). New insights into fluid resuscitation. Intensive Care Medicine, 39(6), 998-1001. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R. (2013). Patient-centered outcomes and trials of hydroxyethyl starch. Critical Care, 17(5), 452-452. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Mythen, M. (2013). Resuscitation fluids. The New England Journal of Medicine, 369(25), 2462-2463. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Mythen, M. (2013). Resuscitation fluids. The New England Journal of Medicine, 369(13), 1243-1251. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2013). Review: hydroxyethyl starch increases mortality and acute kidney injury in critically ill patients. Annals of Internal Medicine, 158(12), JC4-JC4. [More Information]
  • Young, P., Weatherall, M., Saxena, M., Bellomo, R., Freebairn, R., Hammond, N., van Hearn, F., Henderson, S., McArthur, C., McGuinness, S., et al (2013). Statistical analysis plan for the HEAT trial: a multicentre randomised placebo-controlled trial of intravenous paracetamol in intensive care unit patients with fever and infection. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 15(4), 279-286.
  • Saxena, M., Taylor, C., Hammond, N., Young, P., Seppelt, I., Glass, P., Myburgh, J. (2013). Temperature management in patients with acute neurological lesions: an Australian and New Zealand point prevalence study. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 15(2), 110-118. [More Information]
  • Hammond, N., Saxena, M., Taylor, C., Young, P., Seppelt, I., Glass, P., Myburgh, J. (2013). Temperature management of non-elective intensive care patients without neurological abnormalities: a point prevalence study of practice in Australia and New Zealand. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 15(3), 228-233. [More Information]
  • Venkatesh, B., Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Webb, S., Cohen, J., Bellomo, R., McArthur, C., Joyce, C., Rajbhandari, D., Glass, P., et al (2013). The ADRENAL study protocol: ADjunctive corticosteroid tREatment iN criticAlly ilL patients with septic shock. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 15(2), 83-88.

2012

  • Cheung, W., Myburgh, J., Seppelt, I., Parr, M., Blackwell, N., DeMonte, S., Gandhi, K., Hoyling, L., Nair, P., Passer, M., et al (2012). A multicentre evaluation of two intensive care unit triage protocols for use in an influenza pandemic. Medical Journal of Australia, 197(3), 178-181. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Cole, L., Finfer, S., Gallagher, M., Lee, J., Lo, S., McArthur, C., McGuiness, S., Norton, R., et al (2012). An observational study fluid balance and patient outcomes in the randomized evaluation of normal vs. augmented level of replacement therapy trial. Critical Care Medicine, 40(6), 1753-1760. [More Information]
  • Cheung, W., Myburgh, J., Seppelt, I., Parr, M., Blackwell, N., DeMonte, S., Gandhi, K., Hoyling, L., Nair, P., Passer, M., et al (2012). Development and evaluation of an influenza pandemic intensive care unit triage protocol. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 14(3), 185-190. [More Information]
  • Young, P., Saxena, M., Beasley, R., Bellomo, R., Bailey, M., Pilcher, D., Finfer, S., Harrison, D., Myburgh, J., Rowan, K. (2012). Early peak temperature and mortality in critically ill patients with or without infection. Intensive Care Medicine, 38(3), 437-444. [More Information]
  • Young, P., Hodgson, C., Dulhunty, J., Saxena, M., Bailey, M., Bellomo, R., Davies, A., Finfer, S., Kruger, P., Lipman, J., et al (2012). End points for phase II trials in intensive care: recommendations from the Australian and New Zealand Clinical Trials Group consensus panel meeting. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 14(3), 211-215. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Jan, S., Myburgh, J. (2012). Exploring the economics of helicopter rescue in Australia. Medical Journal of Australia, 197(9), 488-490. [More Information]
  • Gattas, D., Dan, A., Myburgh, J., Billot, L., Lo, S., Finfer, S. (2012). Fluid resuscitation with 6% hydroxyethyl starch (130/0.4) in acutely ill patients: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 114(1), 159-169. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Billot, L., Cass, A., Gattas, D., Glass, P., Lipman, J., Liu, B., McArthur, C., Taylor, C., et al (2012). Hydroxyethyl Starch or Saline for Fluid Resuscitation in Intensive Care. The New England Journal of Medicine, 367(20), 1901-1911. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Liu, B., Chittock, D., Norton, R., Myburgh, J., McArthur, C., Mitchell, I., Foster, D., Dhingra, V., Henderson, W., Robinson, B., et al (2012). Hypoglycemia and Risk of Death in Critically Ill Patients. The New England Journal of Medicine, 367(12), 1108-1118. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Liu, B., Bruce, E., Burns, B., Jan, S., Myburgh, J. (2012), Primary scene responses by Helicopter Emergency Medical Services in New South Wales Australia 2008–2009.
  • Taylor, C., Liu, B., Bruce, E., Burns, B., Jan, S., Myburgh, J. (2012). Primary scene responses by Helicopter Emergency Medical Services in New South Wales Australia 2008-2009. BMC Health Services Research, 12(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Li, Q., Heritier, S., Dan, A., Glass, P. (2012). Statistical analysis plan for the Crystalloid Versus Hydroxyethyl Starch Trial (CHEST). Critical Care and Resuscitation, 14(1), 44-52. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Jan, S., Curtis, K., Tzannes, A., Li, Q., Palmer, C., Dickson, C., Myburgh, J. (2012). The cost-effectiveness of physician staffed Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) transport to a major trauma centre in NSW, Australia. Injury, 43(11), 1843-1849. [More Information]
  • Willenberg, L., Curtis, K., Taylor, C., Jan, S., Glass, P., Myburgh, J. (2012). The variation of acute treatment costs of trauma in high-income countries. BMC Health Services Research, 12, 1-10. [More Information]

2011

  • Saxena, M., Hammond, N., Taylor, C., Young, P., Reade, M., Bellomo, R., Myburgh, J. (2011). A survey of fever management for febrile intensive care patients without neurological injury. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 13(4), 238-243. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Stevenson, M., Jan, S., Liu, B., Tall, G., Middleton, P., Fitzharris, M., Myburgh, J. (2011). An investigation into the cost, coverage and activities of Helicopter Emergency Medical Services in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Injury, 42(10), 1088-1094. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2011). CHEST and the impact of fraud in fluid resuscitation research. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 13(2), 69-70. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2011). Fluid Resuscitation in Acute Illness - Time to Reappraise the Basics. The New England Journal of Medicine, 364(26), 2543-2544. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2011). Fraud in fluid resuscitation research. Medical Journal of Australia, 194(12), 621-622. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., McEvoy, S., Bellomo, R., McArthur, C., Myburgh, J., Norton, R. (2011). Impact of albumin compared to saline on organ function and mortality of patients with severe sepsis. Intensive Care Medicine, 37(1), 86-96. [More Information]
  • Fitzharris, M., Yu, J., Hammond, N., Taylor, C., Wu, Y., Finfer, S., Myburgh, J. (2011). Injury in China: a systematic review of injury surveillance studies conducted in Chinese hospital emergency departments. BMC Emergency Medicine, 11(18), 1-16. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Finfer, S., French, J., Gattas, D., Glass, P., Lipman, J., Liu, B., McArthur, C., Taylor, C., et al (2011). The Crystalloid versus Hydroxyethyl Starch Trial: protocol for a multi-centre randomised controlled trial of fluid resuscitation with 6% hydroxyethyl starch (130/0.4) compared to 0.9% sodium chloride (saline) in intensive care patients on mortality. Intensive Care Medicine, 37(5), 816-823. [More Information]
  • Fitzharris, M., Zhong, W., Myburgh, J., Xuezhong, Y., Yu, J., Hammond, N., Finfer, S., Taylor, C., Wu, Y. (2011). The status of trauma registry systems in Chinese hospitals. Injury Prevention, 17(6), 419-421. [More Information]

2010

  • Taylor, C., Stevenson, M., Jan, S., Middleton, P., Fitzharris, M., Myburgh, J. (2010). A systematic review of the costs and benefits of helicopter emergency medical services. Injury, 41(1), 10-20. [More Information]
  • Jun, M., Lambers Heerspink, H., Ninomiya, T., Gallagher, M., Bellomo, R., Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Palevsky, P., Kellum, J., Perkovic, V., Cass, A. (2010). Intensities of Renal Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 5(6), 956-963. [More Information]
  • Jones, D., McEvoy, S., Merz, T., Higgins, A., Bellomo, R., Cooper, D., Hollis, S., McArthur, C., Myburgh, J., Taylor, C., Norton, R., Finfer, S., et al (2010). International albumin use: 1995 to 2006. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 38(2), 266-273. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2010). Norepinephrine: more of a neurohormone than a vasopressor. Critical Care, 14(5), 196. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Liu, B., Taylor, C., Bellomo, R., Billot, L., Cook, D., Du, B., McArthur, C., Myburgh, J. (2010). Resuscitation fluid use in critically ill adults: an international cross-sectional study in 391 intensive care units. Critical Care, 14(5), R185 - 1-R185 - 12. [More Information]
  • Taylor, C., Li, Y., Willenberg, L., Matthews, S., Glass, P., Myburgh, J. (2010). Severe falciparum malaria patients transferred late" to a high level ICU in India represents a difficult research capture point to comment on predictors of mortality and related organ dysfunction.". Singapore Medical Journal, 51(9), 752-753. [More Information]

2009

  • Peake, S., Bailey, M., Bellomo, R., Cameron, P., Cross, A., Delaney, A., Finfer, S., Higgins, A., Jones, D., Myburgh, J., et al (2009). Australasian resuscitation of sepsis evaluation (ARISE): A multi-centre, prospective, inception cohort study. Resuscitation, 80(7), 811-818. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Norton, R., Gallagher, M., Lo, S., Su, S., Cole, C., Finfer, S., McArthur, C., McGuinness, S., Myburgh, J., et al (2009). Intensity of continuous renal-replacement therapy in critically ill patients. New England Journal of Medicine, 361(17), 1627-1638.
  • Finfer, S., Chittock, D., Su, S., Blair, D., Foster, D., Dhingra, V., Bellomo, R., Cook, D., Dodek, P., Henderson, W., Heritier, S., Myburgh, J., Norton, R., Robinson, B., et al (2009). Intensive versus conventional glucose control in critically ill patients. New England Journal of Medicine, 360(13), 1283-1297. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Cole, C., Finfer, S., Gallagher, M., Goldsmith, D., Myburgh, J., Norton, R., Scheinkestel, C. (2009). Screening and Study Enrolment in the Randomized Evaluation of Normal vs. Augmented Level (RENAL) Replacement Therapy Trial. Blood Purification, 27(2), 199-205. [More Information]

2008

  • Myburgh, J., Higgins, A., Jovanovska, A., Lipman, J., Ramakrishnan, N., Santamaria, J. (2008). A comparison of epinephrine and norepinephrine in critically ill patients. Intensive Care Medicine, 34(12), 2226-2234. [More Information]
  • Delaney, A., Angus, D., Bellomo, R., Cameron, P., Cooper, D., Finfer, S., Harrison, D., Huang, D., Myburgh, J., Peake, S., et al (2008). Bench-to-bedside review: The evaluation of complex interventions in critical care. Critical Care, 12(2), 210-218. [More Information]
  • Goldsmith, D., Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Cole, C., Finfer, S., Gallagher, M., Scheinkestel, C., Myburgh, J., Norton, R. (2008). Design and challenges of the Randomized Evaluation of Normal versus Augmented Level Replacement Therapy (RENAL) Trial: high-dose versus standard-dose hemofiltration in acute renal failure. Blood Purification, 26(5), 407-416. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Cooper, D., Finfer, S., Venkatesh, B., Jones, D., Higgins, A., Bishop, N., Higlett, T., Investigators for the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical. (2008). Epidemiology and 12-month outcomes from traumatic brain injury in Australia and New Zealand. Journal of Trauma, 64(4), 854-862. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Myburgh, J. (2008). Investigator-initiated research in intensive care: Achievement through collaboration. Resuscitation, 78(3), 245-247. [More Information]
  • Bellomo, R., Cass, A., Cole, L., Finfer, S., Gallagher, M., Goldsmith, D., Myburgh, J., Norton, R., Scheinkestel, C. (2008). Renal replacement therapy for acute kidney injury in Australian and New Zealand intensive care units: a practice survey. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 10(3), 225-230.
  • Myburgh, J. (2008). Standardised terminology for guidelines, protocols, regimens, procedures and processes: the other side of the bundle".". Critical Care and Resuscitation, 10(2), 153. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2008). The case for adrenaline. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 10(3), 178-179. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2008). The evidence for small-volume resuscitation with hyperoncotic albumin in critical illness. Critical Care, 12(2), 143. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Peake, S., Bellomo, R., Cameron, P., Cross, A., Delaney, A., George, C., Higgins, A., Jones, D., Moran, J., Myburgh, J., et al (2008). The outcome of patients with sepsis and septic shock presenting to emergency departments in Australia and New Zealand. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 9(1), 8-18.
  • Hicks, P., Cooper, D., Webb, S., Myburgh, J., Seppelt, I., Peake, S., Joyce, C., Stephens, D., Turner, A., French, C., et al (2008). The Surviving Sepsis Campaign: International guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock: 2008. An assessment by the Australian and New Zealand intensive care society. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 36(2), 149-151. [More Information]
  • Marik, P., Myburgh, J., Annane, D., Vincent, J., Pastores, S., Meduri, G., Beishuizen, A. (2008). What Conclusions Should Be Drawn between Critical Care Physician Management and Patient Mortality in the Intensive Care Unit? Annals of Internal Medicine, 149(10), 770-771. [More Information]

2007

  • Jones, D., Cooper, D., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Myburgh, J., Higgins, A., Peake, S., Jenkins, I., McNeil, J. (2007). Advancing intensive care research in Australia and New Zealand: development of the binational ANZIC Research Centre. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 9. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2007). Catecholamines for shock: the quest for high-quality evidence. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 9(4), 352-356. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Cooper, D., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Norton, R., Bishop, N., Lo, S., Vallance, S. (2007). Saline or albumin for fluid resuscitation in patients with traumatic brain injury. New England Journal of Medicine, 357(9), 874-884. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Finfer, S., Bellomo, R. (2007). The Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical Trials Group. ICU Management, 7, 43-44.

2006

  • Myburgh, J. (2006). An appraisal of selection and use of catecholamines in septic shock - old becomes new again. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 8(4), 353-360. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., McEvoy, S., Lo, S., Myburgh, J., Neal, B., Norton, R. (2006). Effect of baseline serum albumin concentration on outcome of resuscitation with albumin or saline in patients in intensive care units: analysis of data from the saline versus albumin fluid evaluation (SAFE) study. BMJ: British Medical Journal, doi:10.1136/bmj.38985.398704.7C.
  • Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., McEvoy, S., Lo, S., Myburgh, J., Neal, B., Norton, R., SAFE, S. (2006). Effect of baseline serum albumin concentration on outcome of resuscitation with albumin or saline in patients in intensive care units: analysis of data from the saline versus albumin fluid evaluation (SAFE) study. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 333(7577), 1044-1044. [More Information]

2005

  • Kulkarni, A., Saxena, M., Price, G., O'Leary, M., Jacques, T., Myburgh, J. (2005). Analysis of blood glucose measurements using capillary and arterial blood samples in intensive care patients. Intensive Care Medicine, 31(1), 142-145. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J., Chapman, M., Szekely, S., Osborne, G. (2005). Crisis management during anaesthesia: sepsis. BMJ Quality and Safety, 14(3), e22. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2005). Driving cerebral perfusion pressure with pressors: how, which, when? Critical Care and Resuscitation, 7(3), 200-5. [More Information]
  • Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Chittock, D., Cook, D., Crampton, L., Dhingra, V., Dodek, P., Foster, D., Hebert, P., Henderson, W., McEvoy, S., Myburgh, J., Norton, R., et al (2005). The Normoglycemia in Intensive Care Evaluation (NICE) (ISRCTN04968275) and Survival Using Glucose Algorithm Regulation (SUGAR) Study: Development, design and conduct of an international multi-center, open label, randomized controlled trial of two target ranges for glycemic control in intensive care unit patients. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, online supplement 2005, 1-35.
  • Cooper, D., Bishop, N., Cade, J., Finfer, S., Gallus, A., Myburgh, J. (2005). Thromboprophylaxis for intensive care patients in Australia and New Zealand: a brief survey report. Journal of Critical Care, 20(4), 354-356. [More Information]
  • Myburgh, J. (2005). Triple h therapy for aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: real therapy or chasing numbers? Critical Care and Resuscitation, 7(3), 206-12. [More Information]

2004

  • Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Lipman, J., French, C., Dobb, G., Myburgh, J. (2004). Adult-population incidence of severe sepsis in Australian and New Zealand intensive care units. Intensive Care Medicine, 30(4), 589-596. [More Information]

2003

  • Finfer, S., Bellomo, R., Myburgh, J., Norton, R. (2003). Efficacy of albumin in critically ill patients. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 326(7389), 559-560.

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