Conference Participation

CONFERENCE PARTICIPATION 2015

Staff in bold, presenting authors underlined

 

International Stroke Conference 2017, Houston, 22–24 February 2017.

Grove M, Biby S, Dusenbury W, Doerr A, Lindstrom A, Grove S, Middleton S, Alexandrov A. Stress- mediated hyperglycemia or undiagnosed diabetes? [Poster]

Lim J, Hackett M, Munoz-Venturelli P, Arima H, Middleton S, Olavarria V, Lavados P, Brunser A, Cui L, Peng B, Lee T, Lin R, Pontes-Neto O, Watkins CL, Robinson T, Mead G, Pandian J, De Silva H, Anderson C. Monitoring a large-scale international cluster stroke trial: Lessons from head position in stroke trial. [Poster]

Inservice for Haematology/Oncology. St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney, 2 March 2017. 

Middleton S. Introduction to Nursing Research and the NRI.  

***Invited presenter***

National Stroke Data and Quality Improvement Workshop, Melbourne, 21-22 March 2017.

Middleton S. T3 Clinical trial update.

***Invited presenter***

Middleton S. Registry programs, the Australian stroke data tool and state-based initiatives.

3rd European Stroke Organisation Conference, Prague,16 -18 May 2017.

Middleton S. Expansion of Quality in Acute Stroke Care (QASC) in Europe. [Oral]

Kawano H, Bivard A, Parsons M, Paul C, Krause M, D’Este C, Bladin C, Lindley R, Attia J, Henskens F, Longworth M, Middleton S, Ryan A, Kerr E, Sanson-Fisher R, Hirano T, Levi C. Early hospital arrival time and in-hospital delays in stroke thrombolysis. [Poster]

Forshaw D, Anderson C, Araima H, Lavados P, Billot L, Hackett M, Olavarria V, Munoz-Venturelli P, Brunser A, Peng B, Cui L, Song L, Rogers K, Middleton S, Lim J, Woodward M, Pontes-Neto O, Asita D, Robinson T, Watkins CL. Variation in the use of urinary catheters in acute stroke: Exploration of head position in stroke trial (HeadPost) trial data. [Oral]

Boaden E, Anderson C, Araima H, Lavados P, Billot L, Hackatt M, Olavarria V, Munoz-Venturelli P, Brunser A, Peng B, Rogers K, Middleton S, Lim J, Forshaw D, Woodward M, Lin RT, Lee T, Pandian J, Robinson T, Watkins CL. Variation in the identification and management of dysphagia and pneumonia across the world: Exploration of head position in stroke trial (HeadPost) trial data. [Oral]

Lightbody E, Anderson C, Araima H, Lavados P, Billot L, Hackett M, Olavarria V, Munoz-Venturelli P, Cui L, Song L, Middleton S, Lim J, Woodward M, Pontes-Neto O, De Silva A, Lin RT, Lee T, Pandian J, Robinson T, Watkins CL. Variation in the management of venous thromboemvolism (DVT and PE) across the world: Exploration of head position in stroke trial (HeadPost) trial data. [Oral]

Craig LE, Middleton S, Hamilton H, Cudlip F, Swatzell V, Lightbody E, Watkins CL, Cadilhac DA, McInnes E, Dale S, Alexandrov A. The use of non-standard selection criteria in administration of intraveneous tissue plasminogen activator for patients with acute ischaemic stroke: an international survey. [Poster]

Middleton S, Levi C, Dale S, Cheung NW, McInnes E, Considine J, D’Este C, Cadilhac DA, Grimshaw J, Gerraty R, Craig LE, Schadewaldt V, McElduff P, Fitzgerald M, Quinn C, Cadigan G, Denisenko S, Longworth M, Ward J. T3 trial: Triage, treatment and transfer of patients with stroke in EDs.

***Invited plenary presenter***

Levi C, Sanson-Fisher, R, Attia J, Bivard A, Parsons M, Spratt N, Middleton S, Bladin C, Lindley R, Kerr E, Ryan A, Donnan G, Oldmeadow C, Morris K, Russle M, Evans M, Paul C. Thrombolysis implementation in stroke (TIPS): A C-RCT of implementation strategies for intravenous thrombolysis. [Oral]

Cadilhac DA, Kilkenny M, Grimley R, Sundararajan V, Johnston T, Grabsch B, Thrift A, Lannin N, Anderson C, Donnan G, Middleton S, Andrew N. Pre-stroke hospital contacts for patients with intracerebral haemorrhage: Observational study using linked Australian stroke clinical registry and Queensland hospital data. [Poster]

Lavados P, Olavarria V, Hackett M, Brunser A, Munoz-Venturell P, Arima H, Robinson T, Middleton S, Billot L, Watkins CL, Anderson C. Head positioning in high risk patients: Post-hoc subgroup analysis of HeadPost, an international cluster crossover trial. [Poster]

Godecke E, Armstrong E, Middleton S, Rai T, Ciccone N, Holland A, Whitworth A, Rose M, Ellery F, Cadilhac DA, Hankey G, Bernhardt J. Trial progress and therapy fidelity monitoring in the Very Early Rehabilitation in SpEech (VERSE) after stroke study. [Poster]

Kilkenny M, Andrew N, Grimley R, Sundararajan V, Johnston T, Lannin N, Churilov L, Middleton S, Anderson C, Cadilhac DA. Does linking Australian Stroke Clinical Registry with admissions data provide a better explanation of variability in stroke risk-adjusted mortality rates? [Poster]

Grand Rounds presentation at St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, 11 July 2017

Middleton S. Stroke nurses improving patient outcomes.

***Invited presenter***

Smart Strokes 2017, Surfers Paradise, 10-11 August 2017

Cadilhac DA, Andrew N, Joosup K, Grabsch B, Kilkenny MF, Shehata S, Levi C, Faux S, Hill K, Donnan GAO, Anderson C, Hand P, Grimley R, Dewey H, Middleton S, Lannin NA. Are we providing patients with the best achievable care? Update from the Australian Stroke Clinical Registry. [Oral]

Hamilton H, Craig LE, Steele M, Alexandrov A, Lightbody E, Watkins CL, Cadilhac DA, McInnes E, Dale S, Middleton S. Do Australian and UK nurses have different roles in thrombolysis administration and does this impact on tPA rates? [Oral]

Saghafi F, Craig LE, Hamilton H, Cadilhac DA, McInnes E, Alexandrov A, Lightbody E, Watkins CL, Dale S, Middleton S. Do clinicians adhere to hospital protocols when selecting patients for thrombolysis? A nationwide Australian survey. [Oral]

Purvis T, Kilkenny MF, Middleton S, Cadilhac DA. Do stroke coordinators influence the delivery of acute care and hospital based patient outcomes? [Oral]

Craig LE, Middleton S, Hamilton H, Cudlip F, Swatzell V, Aledandrov AW, Lightbody E, Watkins CL, Sheeba P, Cadilhac DA, McInnes E, Dale S, Alexandrov A. Does adding rt-PA non-license inclusion and exclusion criteria reduce thrombolysis rates? Findings in Australia, the UK and the USA.

***Best New Investigator Award***

Middleton S, Levi C, Dale S, Cheung NW, McInnes E, Considine J, D’Este C, Cadilhac DA, Grimshaw J, Gerraty R, Craig LE, Schadewaldt V, McElduff P, Fitzgerald M, Quinn C, Cadigan G, Denisenk S, Longworth M, Ward J. The T3 Trial: Triage, Treatment and Transfer of patients with stroke in EDs.

***Invited plenary presenter***

Aminov A, Rogers JM, Wilson PH, Johnstone SJ, Middleton S. Acute single channel EEG predictors of cognitive function after stroke. [Oral]

Middleton S. Session co-chair, Stream 1 Workshop – Let’s Toast.

Deakin School of Nursing & Midwifery Research Workshop, Melbourne, 14 August 2017

Middleton S. Changing clinical practice in the emergency department setting.

***Invited keynote presenter***

27th Annual Scientific Meeting of  Stroke Society of Australasia 2017, Queenstown, 23–25 August 2017

Kim J, Lannin N, Kilkenny M, Anderson C, Thrift A, Moss K, Dewey H, Grimley R, Bagot K, Bernhardt J, Middleton S, Cadilhac DA. Health-related quality of life of working-age adults in the Australian Stroke Clinical Registry

Godecke E, Armstrong E, Middleton S, Ciccone N, Rai T, Holland A, Whitworth A, Rose M, Ellery F, Cadilhac DA, Hankey G, Bernhardt J. Therapy fidelity and trial progress in the Very Early Rehabilitation in SpEech (VERSE) Trial.

Cadilhac DA, Kilkenny M, Andrew N, Dewey H, Flack F, Boyd J, Chen Y, Johnston T, Katzenellenbogen J, Gattellari M, Thrift A, Lannin N, Grimley R, Levi C, Anderson C, Donnan G, Middleton S, Sundararajan V. Pre-stroke hospital admissions for intracerebral haemorrhage: linked AuSCR registry and national hospital data.

Kilkenny M, Sundararajan V, Levi C, Thrift A, Churilov L, Andrew N, Anderson P, Grimly R, Kim J, Johnston T, Katzenellenbogen J, Flack F, Boyd J, Lannin N, Gattellari M, Chen Y, Middleton S, Anderson C, Cadilhac DA. Stroke severity is an important covariate to explain variability in stroke risk-adjusted mortality rates: linked AuSCR registry and national hospital data.

Busingye D, Kilkenny M, Purvis T, Kim J, Middleton S, Campbell B. Length of time in a stroke unit is associated with better outcomes for patients with stroke in Australia.

Kilkenny M, Sundararajan V, Kim J, Andre N, Dewey H, Chen Y, Johnston T, Katzenellenbogen J, Flack F, Boyd J, Grabsch B, Gattellari M, Thrift A, Lannin N, Middleton S, Cadilhac DA. Larger comorbidity and risk factor burden before stroke is associated with readmissions: linked AuSCR registry and national hospital data.

Middleton S, Levi C, Dale S, Cheung NW, McInnes E, Considine J, D’Este C, Cadilhac DA, Grimshaw J, Gerraty R, Craig LE, Schadewaldt V, McElduff P, Fitzgerald M, Quinn C, Cadigan G, Denisenk S, Longworth M, Ward J. The T3 Trial: Triage, Treatment and Transfer of patients with stroke in EDs.

***Invited plenary presenter***

Dale S. Quality in Acute Stroke Care (QASC) Europe Project.

***Invited presenter***

Hamilton H, Craig LE, Alexandrov A, Lightbody E, Watkins CL, Cadilhac DA, Dale S, McInnes E, Middleton S. Nurses’ role in thrombolysis administration in Australia and UK.

***Invited presenter***

Lecture to 3rd year students at Notre Dame University, Sydney, 30 August 2017

Middleton S. Getting evidence into practice.

***Invited presenter***

2017 Australasia Neuroscience Nurses Association Annual Conference, Adelaide, 31 August – 1 September 2017

Dale S. Changing stroke care in emergency departments: The T3 Trial: Triage, Treatment and Transfer of patients with stroke in EDs.

***Invited keynote presenter***

25th Annual St Vincent’s Campus Research Week 2017, Fast Forward Presentations, Sydney, 11– 13 September 2017

Coughlan K, Dale S, Cadilhac DA, McInnes E, Grimshaw J, Quinn C, Cheung NW, Rijksen M, Levi C,, D’ Este C, Middleton S on behalf of QASC Europe Project Group and Steering Committee. International nursing care translation: Quality in Acute Stroke Care (QASC) implementation program.

***Winner of Best Fast Forward Presentation***

Dale S, Considine J, Cheung NW, McInnes E, Levi C, D’Este C, Cadilhac DA, Grimshaw J, Gerraty R, Craig LE, Schadewaldt V, McElduff P, Fitzgerald M, Quinn C, Cadigan G, Denisenko S, Longworth M, Ward J, Middleton S. Improving Triage, Treatment and Transfer of patients with stroke in emergency departments: T3 Trial.

Hamilton H, Craig LE, Alexandrov A, Lightbody E, Watkins CL, Cadilhac DA, Dale S, McInnes E, Middleton S. Nurses’ role in thrombolysis administration in Australia and UK.

Paul Morgan, Coleman P, Martinez-Garduno C, Gunaratne A, Middleton SImplentation of a patient blood management program in an Australian orthopaedic unit: A pilot study.

25th Anniversary St Vincent’s Campus Research Symposium, Sydney, 14 September 2017

Coughlan K, Dale S, Cadilhac DA, McInnes E, Grimshaw J, Quinn C, Cheung NW, Rijksen M, Levi C,, D’ Este C, Middleton S on behalf of QASC Europe Project Group and Steering Committee. International nursing care: Quality in Acute Stroke Care (QASC) implementation program. [Oral]

Dale S, Considine J, Cheung NW, McInnes E, Levi C, D’Este C, Cadilhac DA, Grimshaw J, Gerraty R, Craig LE, Schadewaldt V, McElduff P, Fitzgerald M, Quinn C, Cadigan G, Denisenko S, Longworth M, Ward J, Middleton S. Improving Triage, Treatment and Transfer of patients with stroke in Emergency Departments: The T3 Trial. [Oral]

Hamilton H, Craig LE, Alexandrov A, Lightbody E, Watkins CL, Cadilhac DA, Dale S, McInnes E, Middleton S. Nurses’ role in thrombolysis administration in Australia and UK. [Poster]

Presentation at Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois, 2–3 October 2017

Middleton S. Nurse-initiated protocols save lives: The Quality in Acute Stroke Trial.

15th International Conference for Emergency Nurses, Sydney, 11-13 October 2017

Middleton S. Triage, Treatment and Transfer for stroke in the ED: Final results from the T3 Trial.

***Invited plenary presenter***

ASNEN Stroke Nurse Leaders Symposium, Melbourne,  27 October 2017

Middleton S, Dale S. Getting started in research.

***Invited presenter***

Middleton S. Stroke Nurse Leadership presentations.

***Invited chair***

Presentation to Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology's research meeting. St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney, 3 November 2017

Middleton S. Changing ED clinician behaviour: The T3 Trial.

***Invited presenter***

Knowledge Utilization Colloquium 2017, Melbourne, 8 -10 November 2017

Middleton S, Dale S, Cadilhac D, D’Este C, McInnes E, Grimshaw J, Quinn C, Levi C, Cheung W, Coughlan K, Molony-Rijksen M. Quality in Acute Stroke Care (QASC) implementation program: from proof of concept to international translation.