Previous Abstract Award Winners

CAEP Abstract Awards are awarded annually by the CAEP Research Committee as part of the CAEP Abstract Competition.

Please see below for a list of past award winners by year.

2017

Award   Awardee Abstract Title
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Grant Innes Research Paper and Presentation* 1st Plenary Presentation Ian Stiell Creation of the Canadian Heart Failure Risk Scale for Acute Heart Failure Patients
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2nd Plenary Presentation Audrey-Anne Brousseau Derivation and Validation of a feasible Emergency Department specific Frailty Index to predict adverse outcomes
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3rd Plenary Presentation Christian Vaillancourt Implementation of the Canadian C-Spine Rule by Paramedics: A Safety Evaluation
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 Top Resident Research Abstract 4th Plenary Presentation Shannon Fernando Initial Serum Lactate Predicts Deterioration in Emergency Department Patients with Sepsis
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 Top New Investigator Abstract Leila Salehi A descriptive analysis of ED Length of Stay of admitted patients ‘boarded’ in the emergency department
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 Top Pediatric Abstract Amy Plint How safe are our pediatric emergency departments? A multicentre, prospective cohort study
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 CAEP-CanVECTOR Research Abstract Sameer Sharif Optimizing the use of CT scanning for Pulmonary Embolism in the Emergency Department
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 CAEP-CanVECTOR Research Abstract Eddy Lang Substantial variation in CTPE ordering patterns and diagnostic yield in a large group of specialty-trained emergency physicians
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 Top Education Innovation Abstract Paula Sneath GridlockED: an emergency medicine game and teaching tool
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 Top Medical Student Abstract Dana Stewart Are EMS offload delay patients at increased risk of adverse outcomes?
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Resident Research Abstract Award Michael Beyea Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in the Emergency Department for Resuscitation of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Patients: A Systematic Review
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Resident Research Abstract Award Alexis Cournoyer For Patients Suffering from Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest, is Survival Influenced by the Capabilities of the Receiving Hospital?
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Resident Research Abstract Award Adam Harris Emergency department procedural sedation in elderly patients
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Resident Research Abstract Award Sameer Masood Did the Choosing Wisely Canada Campaign Work? A Retrospective Analysis of its Impact on Emergency Department Imaging Utilization for Head Injuries
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Resident Research Abstract Award Allison McConnell Prehospital adverse events associated with nitroglycerin use in STEMI patients with right ventricle infarction
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Resident Research Abstract Award Luke Taylor Does point of care ultrasound improve resuscitation markers in emergency department patients with undifferentiated hypotension? The first Sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest in the Emergency Department (SHOC-ED 1) Study; an international randomized controlled trial
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Resident Research Abstract Award Cristian Toarta Syncope Prognosis Based on Emergency Department Diagnosis: A Prospective Cohort Study

2016

Award   Awardee Abstract Title
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Grant Innes Research Paper and Presentation* 1st Plenary Presentation Ian Stiell Creation of the Canadian Heart Failure Risk Scale for Acute Heart Failure Patients
 .  .  .  .
2nd Plenary Presentation Audrey-Anne Brousseau Derivation and Validation of a feasible Emergency Department specific Frailty Index to predict adverse outcomes
. . . .
3rd Plenary Presentation Christian Vaillancourt Implementation of the Canadian C-Spine Rule by Paramedics: A Safety Evaluation
. . . .
 Top Resident Research Abstract 4th Plenary Presentation Shannon Fernando Initial Serum Lactate Predicts Deterioration in Emergency Department Patients with Sepsis
. . . .
 Top New Investigator Abstract Leila Salehi A descriptive analysis of ED Length of Stay of admitted patients ‘boarded’ in the emergency department
. . . .
 Top Pediatric Abstract Amy Plint How safe are our pediatric emergency departments? A multicentre, prospective cohort study
. . . .
 CAEP-CanVECTOR Research Abstract Sameer Sharif Optimizing the use of CT scanning for Pulmonary Embolism in the Emergency Department
. . . .
 CAEP-CanVECTOR Research Abstract Eddy Lang Substantial variation in CTPE ordering patterns and diagnostic yield in a large group of specialty-trained emergency physicians
. . . .
 Top Education Innovation Abstract Paula Sneath GridlockED: an emergency medicine game and teaching tool
. . . .
 Top Medical Student Abstract Dana Stewart Are EMS offload delay patients at increased risk of adverse outcomes?