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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update January 28 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

Value of hospital resources for effective pressure injury prevention: a cost-effectiveness analysis.
BMJ Quality and Safety:2019:29(2):132-41 Full text

Examination of the dependency and complexity of patients admitted to in-patient rehabilitation in Australia. AUS
Australian Health Review:2019: January 18 Full text

Consumer recommendations for enhancing the Safewards model and interventions. AUS
International Journal of Mental Health Nursing:2019: January 23 Full text

The borderline between life and death: mental healthcare professionals’ experience of why patients commit suicide during ongoing care.
Journal of Clinical Nursing:2019: December 27 Full text

Using artificial intelligence to assess clinicians’ communication skills.
BMJ:2019;364:l161 Full text

The future of doctors’ messes.
BMJ: 2019;364:k5367 Full text

Genomewide copy number alteration screening of circulating plasma DNA: potential for the detection of incipient tumors.
Annals of Oncology:2019:30(1):85-95 Full text

Association of tourette syndrome and chronic tic disorder with metabolic and cardiovascular disorders.
JAMA Neurology:2019: January 14 Full text

Efficacy of a discharge educational strategy vs standard discharge care on reduction of vascular risk in patients with stroke and transient ischemic attack: The DESERVE randomized clinical trial.
JAMA Neurology:2019:76(1):20-27 Full text

Use of hormone replacement therapy and risk of venous thromboembolism: nested case-control studies using the QResearch and CPRD databases.
BMJ:2019;364:k4810 Full text

Renin as a marker of tissue-perfusion and prognosis in critically ill patients.
Critical Care Medicine:2019:47(2):152-58 Full text

Postarrest steroid use may improve outcomes of cardiac arrest survivors.
Critical Care Medicine:2019:47(2):167-75 Full text

Incident diabetes in survivors of critical illness and mechanisms underlying persistent glucose intolerance: a prospective cohort study.
Critical Care Medicine:2019:47(2):e103-111 Full text

Effects of mindfulness training programmes delivered by a self-directed mobile app and by telephone compared with an education programme for survivors of critical illness: a pilot randomised clinical trial.
Thorax:2019:74(1):33-42 Full text

Opioid tolerance in critical illness.
New England Journal of Medicine:2019: 380:365-378 Full text

Randomized delayed-start trial of levodopa in Parkinson’s Disease.
New England Journal of Medicine:2019:380:315-324 Full text

We may finally know what causes Alzheimer’s – and how to stop it.
New Scientist:2019: January 23 Full text

Assessment of bidirectional relationships between physical activity and depression among adults: a 2-sample mendelian randomization study.
JAMA Psychiatry:2019: January 23 Full text

Association of childhood lead exposure with adult personality traits and lifelong mental health.
JAMA Psychiatry:2019: Full text

A network of trans-cortical capillaries as mainstay for blood circulation in long bones.

Nature Metabolism:2019: January 21 Full text

A Randomized controlled trial on the safety and efficacy of exenatide therapy for the inpatient management of general medicine and surgery patients with type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes Care:2019: January 24 Full text


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