Franz Babl: PREDICT and head injuries

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This talk was recorded live at DFTB17 in Brisbane and marks a great collaboration between the PREDICT (Paediatric Research  in Emergency Departments International Collaborative) group and DFTB.

The PREDICT network was set up in 2004 to bring together multidisciplinary teams to undertake multicentre paediatric emergency medicine research. Franz Babl is Director of Research at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne and is the founding chair of PREDICT. In this talk he takes us through some of the finer points of the APHIRST project.

Babl FE, Borland ML, Phillips N, Kochar A, Dalton S, McCaskill M, Cheek JA, Gilhotra Y, Furyk J, Neutze J, Lyttle MD. Accuracy of PECARN, CATCH, and CHALICE head injury decision rules in children: a prospective cohort study. The Lancet. 2017 Apr 11.

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Here is what one of our resident doodlers, Grace Leo, made of the talk.


And here is the full talk…



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