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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update September 10 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

Low-value care in Australian public hospitals: prevalence and trends over time. AUS
BMJ Quality and Safety:2018: August 6 Full text

Recognising the importance of informal communication events in improving collaborative care.
BMJ Quality and Safety:2018: August 18 Full text

Homeless health care: meeting the challenges of providing primary care.
Medical Journal of Australia:2018:209(5):230-34 Full text

How can end of life care excellence be normalized in hospitals? Lessons from a qualitative framework study. AUS
BMC Palliative Care:2018:17:100 Full text

Does special education in palliative medicine make a difference in end-of-life decision-making?
BMC Palliative Care:2018:17:94 Full text

A 10 year study of hospitalized atrial fibrillation-related stroke in England and its association with uptake of oral anticoagulation.
European Heart Journal:2018:39(32):2975-83 Full text

Diclofenac use and cardiovascular risks: series of nationwide cohort studies.
BMJ:2018;362:k3426 Full text

Patients with cardiac devices should not be excluded from MRI scans, say experts.
BMJ: 2018;362:k3623 Full text

Statins for primary prevention of cardiovascular events and mortality in old and very old adults with and without type 2 diabetes: retrospective cohort study.
BMJ: 2018;362:k3359 Full text

Environmental toxic metal contaminants and risk of cardiovascular disease: systematic review and meta-analysis.
BMJ: 2018;362:k3310 Full text

Assessment of the safety of discharging select patients directly home from the intensive care unit: a multicenter population-based cohort study.
JAMA Internal Medicine:2018: August 20 Full text

Can neuroimaging predict dementia in Parkinson’s disease?
Brain:2018:141(9):2545-60 Full text crowd-sourcing reproducible seizure prediction with long-term human intracranial EEG. AUS
Brain:2018:141(9):2619-30 Full text

Acute clinical care for transgender patients: a review.
JAMA Internal Medicine:2018: August 27 Full text

Falls after total knee arthroplasty: frequency, circumstances, and associated factors—a prospective cohort study.
Physical Therapy:2018:98(9):767-78 Full text

Cancer Molecular Screening and Therapeutics (MoST): a framework for multiple, parallel signal-seeking studies of targeted therapies for rare and neglected cancers. SVHA
Medical Journal of Australia:2018: August 27 Full text

Who are you and who do you want to be? Key considerations in developing professional identities in medicine.
Medical Journal of Australia:2018:209(5):202-3 Full text

David Oliver: “Why did they put her on a geriatric ward?”
BMJ:2018: September 4 Full text

Site Spotlight - Patient Centred Care and Medical Education

An interesting blog post on the BMJ website from the Radboudumc in the Netherlands, outlining some of the measures they have taken in constructing what they call, a 'patient included curriculum'

Putting patient centred care at the core of medical education

BMJ:2018: September 6


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