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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update December 23 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

‘This is uncharted water for all of us’: challenges anticipated by hospital clinicians when voluntary assisted dying becomes legal in Victoria. AUS
Australian Health Review:2019: November 22 Full text

Do disasters predict international pharmacy legislation? AUS
Australian Health Review:2019: December 5 Full text

Older person with vague symptoms in the emergency department: Where should I begin? AUS
Emergency Medicine Australasia:2019: December 17 Full text

Risk variables associated with abnormal calcium, magnesium and phosphate levels among emergency department patients. AUS
Emergency Medicine Australasia:2019: December 17 Full text

Emergency department presentations with a mental health diagnosis in Australia, by jurisdiction and by sex, 2004–05 to 2016–17. AUS
Emergency Medicine Australasia:2019: December 18 Full text

Advance care planning: social isolation matters.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society:2019: December 18 Full text

National early warning scores in care homes: do policy imperatives reflect a genuine need?
Age and Ageing:2020:49(1):5-6 Full text

Distribution of the National Early Warning Score (NEWS) in care home residents.
Age and Ageing:2020:49(1):141-45 Full text

A missed opportunity to improve practice around the use of restraints and consent in residential aged care: Limitations of the Quality of Care Amendment (Minimising the Use of Restraints) Principles 2019. AUS
Australasian Journal on Ageing:2019: December 5 Full text

Contamination of common area and rehabilitation gym environment with multidrug‐resistant organisms.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society:2019: December 18 Full text

Long-term changes in cognitive functioning in individuals with psychotic disorders: findings from the Suffolk County Mental Health Project.
JAMA Psychiatry:2019: December 11 Full text

Keeping the body in mind: A qualitative analysis of the experiences of people experiencing first‐episode psychosis participating in a lifestyle intervention programme. AUS
International Journal of Mental Health Nursing:2019: December 15 Full text

Comparison of a co‐produced mental health service to traditional services: A co‐produced mixed‐methods cross‐sectional study.
International Journal of Mental Health Nursing:2019: December 9 Full text

Older adults in the cardiac intensive care unit: factoring geriatric syndromes in the management, prognosis, and process of care: a scientific statement From the American Heart Association.
Ciruclation:2019: December 9 Full text

Effect of a strategy of comprehensive vasodilation vs usual care on mortality and heart failure rehospitalization among patients with acute heart failure. The GALACTIC randomized clinical trial.
JAMA:2019: December 17 Full text

Cardiovascular effect of discontinuing statins for primary prevention at the age of 75 years: a nationwide population-based cohort study in France.
European Heart Journal:2019:40(43):3516-25 Full text

Intensive vs standard blood pressure control in adults 80 years or older: a secondary analysis of the systolic blood pressure intervention trial.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society:2019: December 16 Full text

Effect of cognitive aids on adherence to best practice in the treatment of deteriorating surgical patients. A randomized clinical trial in a simulation setting.
JAMA Surgey:2019: November 27 Full text

Artificial intelligence and surgical decision-making.
JAMA Surgey:2019: December 11 Full text

Should intravenous gelatins have a role in contemporary peri‐operative and critical care?
Anaesthesia:2019: December 3 Full text

Public-access defibrillation and neurological outcomes in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Japan: a population-based cohort study.
Lancet:2019:394(10216):2255-66 Full text

Epidemiology, symptomatology and treatment of patients with myasthenia gravis in an Australian hospital. AUS
Internal Medicine:2019:49(12):1537-40 Full text

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and their effect on musculoskeletal soft-tissue healing: a scoping review.
JBJS Reviews:2019: December 18 Full text

Being a research mentor: a qualitative study.
Journal of Nursing Administration:2020:50(1):16-21 Full text

Straight versus coiled peritoneal dialysis catheters: a randomized controlled trial.
American Journal of Kidney Diseases:2019:75(1) Full text

Pulmonary complications of opioid overdose treated with naloxone.
Annals of Emergency Medicine:2020:75(1):39-48 Full text

The art of life and death: 14 year follow-up analyses of associations between arts engagement and mortality in the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing.
BMJ:2019: 367:l6377 Full text

The need for speed: observational study of physician driving behaviors.
BMJ:2019;367:l6354 Full text

New Physical Book in the Library