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Health Sciences profile

Dr Sierra Beck

PositionSenior Lecturer
DepartmentDepartment of Medicine (Dunedin)
Research summaryResearch efforts focusing on the use of point-of-care ultrasound in the Emergency Department
Clinical
  • Emergency medicine
  • Point-of-care ultrasound
  • Trauma and musculoskeletal injury

Publications

Archer, J., & Beck, S. (2022). Accuracy and clinical use of biliary point-of-care ultrasound: A retrospective cohort study. Emergency Medicine Australasia. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.14099

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2022). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 34, 846-848. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.14071

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2022). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 34(4), 661-663. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.14037

Tan, E., Haskell, L., Beck, S., MacLean, A., Rogan, A., Than, M., … Dalziel, S. R. (2022). Use of the Theoretical Domains Framework to explore factors influencing paediatric fever management practices and antipyretic use in New Zealand emergency departments. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/jpc.16127

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2022). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 34, 661-663. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.14037

Beck, S., & Lindsey, S. M. (2015). Leukocytosis. In J. J. Schaider, R. M. Barkin, S. R. Hayden, R. E. Wolfe, A. Z. Barkin, P. Shayne & P. Rosen (Eds.), Rosen and Barkin's 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult. (5th ed.) (pp. 654-655). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Chapter in Book - Other

Beck, S., & Lindsey, S. M. (2015). Pleural effusion. In J. J. Schaider, R. M. Barkin, S. R. Hayden, R. E. Wolfe, A. Z. Barkin, P. Shayne & P. Rosen (Eds.), Rosen and Barkin's 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult. (5th ed.) (pp. 872-873). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Chapter in Book - Other

Archer, J., & Beck, S. (2022). Accuracy and clinical use of biliary point-of-care ultrasound: A retrospective cohort study. Emergency Medicine Australasia. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.14099

Journal - Research Article

Beck, S., Brunner-Parker, A., Stamm, R., Douglas, M., & Conboy, A. (2022). Periosteal block versus intravenous regional anesthesia for reduction of distal radius fractures: A randomized controlled trial. Academic Emergency Medicine. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/acem.14555

Journal - Research Article

Beck, S., Kinnear, F. B., Kelly, A. M., Chu, K. H., Kuan, W. S., Keijzers, G., … HEAD Study Group. (2022). Clinical presentation and assessment of older patients presenting with headache to emergency departments: A multicentre observational study. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 41, 126-137. doi: 10.1111/ajag.12999

Journal - Research Article

McLeod, P., & Beck, S. (2022). Update on echocardiography: Do we still need a stethoscope? Internal Medicine Journal, 52(1), 30-36. doi: 10.1111/imj.15650

Journal - Research Article

Tan, E., Beck, S., Haskell, L., MacLean, A., Rogan, A., Than, M., … Dalziel, S. R. (2022). Paediatric fever management practices and antipyretic use among doctors and nurses in New Zealand emergency departments. Emergency Medicine Australasia. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.14022

Journal - Research Article

Tan, E., Haskell, L., Beck, S., MacLean, A., Rogan, A., Than, M., … Dalziel, S. R. (2022). Use of the Theoretical Domains Framework to explore factors influencing paediatric fever management practices and antipyretic use in New Zealand emergency departments. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/jpc.16127

Journal - Research Article

Allen, M. T., Thompson, B., Atkinson, B., Fyfe, C. E., Scanlan, M. J., Stephen, R. E., Thomas, S. I., Welsh, G. N., Wrigley, R., McLeay, A., Beck, S., & Dockerty, J. D. (2021). Emergency department presentations in the Southern District of New Zealand during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 33, 534-540. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13749

Journal - Research Article

Anderson, N., Pio, F., Jones, P., Selak, V., Tan, E., Beck, S., … Rogan, A., … Chiang, A., Cadzow, A., Cadzow, N., … Nicholls, M. (2021). Facilitators, barriers and opportunities in workplace wellbeing: A national survey of emergency department staff. International Emergency Nursing, 57, 101046. doi: 10.1016/j.ienj.2021.101046

Journal - Research Article

Beck, S., Carlin, E., Moore, K. G., & Anakin, M. (2021). Adapting online education resources to meet the needs of an emergency medicine training programme in a pilot feasibility study. MedEdPublish, 10(1), 80. doi: 10.15694/mep.2021.000080.1

Journal - Research Article

Nicholls, M., Hamilton, S., Jones, P., Frampton, C., Anderson, N., Tauranga, M., Beck, S., Cadzow, A., Cadzow, N., Chiang, A., … Rogan, A., & Selak, V. (2021). Workplace wellbeing in emergency departments in Aotearoa New Zealand 2020. New Zealand Medical Journal, 134(1541), 96-110. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Journal - Research Article

Phang, R., Beck, S., Dar, O., Robertson-Smith, J., Fyfe, C., Scanlan, M., Thomas, S., Wrigley, R., & Anakin, M. (2021). Using systems thinking to identify staff and patient safety issues in infectious disease simulation scenarios. Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 61, 23-32. doi: 10.1016/j.ecns.2021.08.026

Journal - Research Article

Beck, S., Barker, L., Chan, A., & Stanbridge, S. (2020). Emergency department impact following the introduction of an electric scooter sharing service. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 32, 409-415. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13419

Journal - Research Article

Tewari, A., Shuaib, W., Maddu, K. K., Salastekar, N., Beck, S., Johnson, J.-O., & Khosa, F. (2015). Incidental findings on bedside ultrasonography: Detection rate and accuracy of resident-performed examinations in the acute setting. Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal, 66(2), 153-157. doi: 10.1016/j.carj.2014.04.004

Journal - Research Article

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2022). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 34(4), 661-663. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.14037

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2022). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 34(1), 141-143. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13924

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2022). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 34(2), 303-305. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13957

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2022). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 34, 661-663. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.14037

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2022). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 34(3), 475-477. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.14002

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2022). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 34, 846-848. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.14071

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2021). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 33(5), 953-955. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13849

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2021). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 33(2), 392-394. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13762

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2021). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 33(3), 584-586. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13798

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2021). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 33(4), 772-774. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13821

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2021). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 33(6), 1135-1137. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13895

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J. L., & Ting, J. (2021). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 33(5), 953-955. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13849

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J., & Ting, J. (2021). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 33, 184-187. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13713

Journal - Research Other

Grant, J., Beck, S., & Lambie, B. (2021). Posterior hip dislocation reduction revisited. Emergency Medicine Australasia. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13864

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Honan, B., Mallows, J., & Ting, J. (2020). From other journals. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 32, 1096-1098. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13676

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., Kuhn, J., & Taylor, T. (2017). Male with chest pain and lightheadedness. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 69(5), 551, 559-560. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2016.03.020

Journal - Research Other

Deutsch, E., Beck, S., Meer, J., & Taylor, T. (2016). Ultrasound guided chest tube placement for basilar pneumothorax. Internal & Emergency Medicine, 11(3), 483-5. doi: 10.1007/s11739-015-1301-x

Journal - Research Other

Cohen, S. G., & Beck, S. C. (2015). Point-of-care ultrasound in the evaluation of pyogenic flexor tenosynovitis. Pediatric Emergency Care, 31(11), 805-807. doi: 10.1097/pec.0000000000000604

Journal - Research Other

Meer, J., Beck, S., & Ali, K. (2014). Symptom-based ultrasonography. Ultrasound Clinics, 9(2), 227-246. doi: 10.1016/j.cult.2014.01.003

Journal - Research Other

Beck, S., & Chilstrom, M. (2013). Point-of-care ultrasound diagnosis and treatment of posterior shoulder dislocation. American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 31(2), 449.e3-449.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2012.06.017

Journal - Research Other

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