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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update August 20 2018

Knowledge Update is a weekly bulletin including feature articles across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical topics

Knowledge Update

Library Services' Knowledge Update is a weekly bulletin which includes feature articles across a wide range of topics, new physical and e-books in the Library, and websites of interest.

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Feature Articles

Leading the nurse within: developing confident leadership skills for new graduates.
Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing:2018:49(8):356-59 Full text

Understanding medication schedules: do pictograms help?
Journal of Patient Safety:2018: 14(2):e19-24 Full text

Hospital discharge data under‐reports delirium occurrence. Results from a point prevalence survey of delirium in a major Australian health service. AUS
Internal Medicine Journal:2018: August 8 Full text

Effect of depth of sedation in older patients undergoing hip fracture repair on postoperative delirium: The STRIDE Randomized Clinical Trial.
JAMA Surgery:2018: August 8 Full text

Implementing a warm handoff between hospital and skilled nursing facility clinicians.
Journal of Patient Safety:2018: August 14 Full text

Feasibility of LifeFul, a relationship and reablement-focused culture change program in residential aged care. AUS
BMC Geriatrics: 2018: 18:129 Full text

Interprofessional Teamwork Innovation Model (ITIM) to promote communication and patient-centred, coordinated care.
BMJ Quality and Safety:2018:27(9):700-09 Full text

What can patients tell us about the quality and safety of hospital care? Findings from a UK multicentre survey study.
BMJ Quality and Safety:2018:27(9):673-82 Full text

Interventions in hospitalised patients with cancer: the importance of impending death awareness.
BMJ Palliative and Supportive Care:2018:8(3):278-81 Full text

Competing risks in older patients with cancer: a systematic review of geriatric oncology trials.
Journal of the National Cancer Institute:2018:110(8):825-30 Full text

The legacy effect in type 2 diabetes: impact of early glycemic control on future complications (the Diabetes & Aging Study).
Diabetes Care:2018: August 13 Full text

Study on dialysis session length and mortality in maintenance hemodialysis patients: The Q-Cohort Study.
Nephron:2018: 2018:139:305–312 Full text

Outcome of hospital outpatient treatment of functional gastrointestinal disorders. STV
Internal Medicine Journal:2018: August 8 Full text

The economic cost of inadequate sleep. AUS
Sleep:2018:41(8): Full text

An examination of pain’s relationship to sleep fragmentation and disordered breathing across common sleep disorders.
Pain Medicine:2018:19(8):1516-24 Full text

High prevalence rate of digestive tract bacteria in duodenoscopes: a nationwide study.
Gut:2018:67(9): Full text

Association between traumatic brain injury and risk of suicide.
JAMA:2018: 320(6):580-88 Full text

Pro-inflammatory effects of e-cigarette vapour condensate on human alveolar macrophages.
Thorax:2018: August 13 Full text

Does caffeine consumption increase the risk of new-onset atrial fibrillation?
Cardiology:2018:140:106–114 Full text

Economic evaluation of a patient-directed music intervention for ICU patients receiving mechanical ventilatory support.
Critical Care Medicine:2018:46(9):1430-35 Full text

Peer support in critical care: a systematic review.
Critical Care Medicine:2018:46(9):1522-31 Full text


New Physical Books This Week

Karger Journals Trial

The Library is having a free trial of journal from the publisher Karger.
If the journals are used in the next few months, we may consider subscribing for 2019.

Titles include:

Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders
Digestive Diseases
Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedia
Interventional Neurology
Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics