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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update October 29 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.

Access to full text articles is available both on and offsite using a St Vincent's login.

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Feature Articles

Screening for intimate partner violence, elder abuse, and abuse of vulnerable adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Final Recommendation Statement. JAMA:2018: 320(16):1678-87 Full text

Medical complications of homelessness: a neglected side of men's health. AUS
Internal Medicine Journal:2018: October 15 Full text

Evidence-based management of patients with vertigo, dizziness, and imbalance at an Australian metropolitan health service: an observational study of clinical practice. AUS
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice:2018: October 17 Full text

Effects of a multimodal program including simulation on job strain among nurses working in intensive care units: a randomized clinical trial.
JAMA:2018: October 24 Full text

Does evidence-based medicine training improve doctors’ knowledge, practice and patient outcomes? A systematic review of the evidence.
Medical Teacher:2018: October 17 Full text

Handovers among staff intensivists: a study of information loss and clinical accuracy to anticipate events.
Critical Care Medicine:2018:46(11):1717-21 Full text

Oxygen therapy for acutely ill medical patients: a clinical practice guideline.
BMJ:2018: October 24 Full text

Decontamination strategies and bloodstream infections with antibiotic-resistant microorganisms in ventilated patients: a randomized clinical trial.
JAMA:2018: October 22 Full text

Shoulder impairment following critical illness: a prospective cohort study.
Critical Care Medicine:2018:46(11):1769-74 Full text

Energy-dense versus routine enteral nutrition in the critically ill. AUS
New England Journal of Medicine:2018: October 22 Full text

Haloperidol and ziprasidone for treatment of delirium in critical illness.
New England Journal of Medicine:2018: October 22 Full text

Effect of early sustained prophylactic hypothermia on neurologic outcomes among patients with severe traumatic brain injury: the polar randomized clinical trial.
JAMA:2018: October 24 Full text

Elevated blood pressure and risk of aortic valve disease: a cohort analysis of 5.4 million UK adults.
European Heart Journal:2018:39(39):3596-603 Full text

Randomised controlled trial of adjunctive inspiratory muscle training for patients with COPD.
Thorax:2018:73(10):942-50 Full text

Risk of fall in patients with COPD.
Thorax:2018:73(11):1079-80 Full text

Does self-monitoring and self-management of blood pressure after stroke or transient ischemic attack improve control? TEST-BP, a randomized controlled trial.
American Heart Journal:2018:203:105-8 Full text

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