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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update December 16 2019

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

Junior doctor training: has the pendulum swung too far? AUS
Internal Medicine Journal:49(12):1546-49 Full text

Validation of Epworth Richmond's Echocardiography Education Focused Year. AUS
Critical Care Medicine:2020:48(1):e34-39 Full text

Association of registered nurse and nursing support staffing with inpatient hospital mortality.
BMJ Quality and Safety:2020:29(1):10-18 Full text

Making the ‘invisible’ visible: transforming the detection of intimate partner violence.
BMJ Quality and Safety:2019: November 20 Full text

Prevalence and nature of resident‐to‐resident abuse incidents in Australian residential aged care. AUS
Australasian Journal on Ageing:2019: December 9 Full text

Coles and Woolworths have installed public access defibrillators in all their stores: It is time other Australian businesses followed their lead. AUS
Emergency Medicine Australasia:2019: December 10 Full text

Resuscitation planning on a subacute geriatric evaluation and management ward. STV
Australasian Journal on Ageing:2019:38(4):e114-20 Full text

State‐wide outcomes in elective rectal cancer resection: is there a case for centralization in Victoria? AUS
ANZ Journal of Surgery:2019: December 4 Full text

Estimation of respiratory rate using infrared video in an inpatient population: an observational study. STV
Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing:2019: December 2 Full text

Is motorized treadmill running biomechanically comparable to overground running? A systematic review and meta-analysis of cross-over studies. STV
Sports Medicine:2019: December 4 Full text

Quality of care in inflammatory bowel disease: actual health service experiences fall short of the standards. AUS
Internal Medicine Journal:2019: November 9 Full text

Can normal inflammatory markers rule out acute appendicitis? The reliability of biochemical investigations in diagnosis. AUS
ANZ Journal of Surgery:2019: November 12 Full text

Improving delirium care and advancing the 4M framework using cell phone videos of mom and dad.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society:2019: December 13 Full text

Thyroid storm in the ICU: a retrospective multicenter study.
Critical Care Medicine:2020:48(1):83-90 Full text

Regular, sustained-release morphine for chronic breathlessness: a multicentre, double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial. AUS
Thorax:2020:75(1):50-56 Full text

Does prescribing of immediate release oxycodone by emergency medicine physicians result in persistence of Schedule 8 opioids following discharge? AUS
Emergency Medicine Australasia:2019: December 14 Full text

Short term exposure to fine particulate matter and hospital admission risks and costs in the Medicare population: time stratified, case crossover study.
BMJ: 2019;367:l6258 Full text

Site Spotlight

Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System. Interim Report November 2019

The Commission’s interim report includes priority recommendations that address immediate needs and lay foundations for a new approach to mental health.

There are 9 recommendations in the interim report, including the creation of a Victorian Collaborative Centre for Mental Health and Wellbeing, the creation of an Aboriginal Social and Emotional Wellbeing Centre, establishing Victoria’s first residential mental health service, an additional 170 youth and adult acute mental health beds, and workforce initiatives.

The Commission’s final report is due in October 2020.

New Physical Book in the Library