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Belinda Gabbe is the Head of the Emergency and Trauma Research Unit in the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine. She is an injury epidemiologist with a clinical background in physiotherapy. Belinda is a Chief Investigator of the Victorian State Trauma Registry, Victorian Orthopaedic Trauma Outcomes Registry, and the Bi-National Burns Registry. Her research focuses on the evaluation of trauma systems, trauma system improvements and measuring the burden of injury. A particular research focus is quantifying the outcomes of non-fatal injury and improving measurement of non-fatal injury burden.

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Projects 2003 2021

Paediatric Validating Injury Burden Estimates Study (VIBES-Junior)

Gabbe, B. J., Harrison, J., Lynch, J., Rivara, F., Lyons, R., Ameratunga, S., Brussoni, M. & Lecky, F. E.


Project: Research

Modelling the population impact of injury

Gabbe, B. J.


Project: Research

Research Output 2002 2017

A review of the revised Functional Capacity Index as a predictor of 12 month outcomes following injury

Palmer, C. S., Cameron, P. A. & Gabbe, B. J. 1 Mar 2017 In : Injury. 48, 3, p. 591-598

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview Article

Clinicians' perceptions of decision making regarding discharge from public hospitals to in-patient rehabilitation following trauma

Kimmel, L. A., Holland, A. E., Lannin, N. A., Edwards, E., Page, R., Bucknill, A., Hau, R. & Gabbe, B. J. 2017 In : Australian Health Review. 41, 2, p. 192-200 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Comparing ICD-10 external cause codes for pedal cyclists with self-reported crash details

Beck, B., Ekegren, C. L., Cameron, P., Stevenson, M., Judson, R., Bucknill, A., Edwards, E. & Gabbe, B. 16 Feb 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Injury Prevention.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Do non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs impair fracture healing? A survey of Australian orthopaedic surgeons

Ekegren, C. L., Hart, M. J., Cameron, P. A., Edwards, E. R., Oppy, A., de Steiger, R., Page, R., Liew, S., Hau, R., Bucknill, A. & Gabbe, B. J. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle