Supporting clinical decision making

View the following completed projects:

Acute Whiplash Guidelines

The Motor Accident Authority of NSW has funded an update and review of the evidence for managing Acute Whiplash Disorder. The new guidelines should be completed in 2006.

Investigators: Ian Cameron, Jim Stewart, Trudy Rebbeck, Mark Stewart, Lyndal Trevena

Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Care of People Living with Traumatic Brain Injury in the Community

This project was funded by the Motor Accident Authority (MAA) of NSW and consists of two evidence-based documents for use in general practice – a complete report and a summary of key points. Hard copies can be requested from Dr Lyndal Trevena.

Investigators: Lyndal Trevena, Ian Cameron, Mamta Porwal

Evidence-based Management of Acute Musculoskeletal Pain

Dr Trevena was a member if the Acute Low back Pain Review Group for this more comprehensive summary of the evidence for managing musculoskeletal pain endorsed by the NHMRC. The documents (including consumer factsheets) can be viewed at this site.

Investigators: Lyn March, Lyndal Trevena, Simon French, Trudy Rebbeck

Rheumatoid Arthritis Clinical Practice Guidelines

Dr Trevena is a member of the working group for Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) to develop new clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and early treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. For more information about this project please contact Lyndal Trevena