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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update June 10 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.

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

St. Vincent's Hospital staff wishing to be notified when a new issue has been published can join the notification list by contacting 

Feature Articles

Australian private emergency departments can assist ambulance services by taking public emergency patients during surge and disasters. AUS
Emergency Medicine Australasia:2019: June 2 Full text

Utility of calcium, magnesium and phosphate testing in the emergency department. AUS
Emergency Medicine Australasia:2019: June 2 Full text 

Hospitalised exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: adherence to guideline recommendations in an Australian teaching hospital. AUS
Internal Medicine Journal:2019: June 3 Full text

Individualised nutritional support in medical inpatients at nutritional risk: a randomised clinical trial.
Lancet:2019:393(10188):2312-21 Full text

Intern Mental Health Interventions.
Current Psychiatry Reports:2019: 21(7):55 Full text

A snapshot of current Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) practice at Australian medical schools. AUS
Medical Teacher:2019:41(4):441-47 Full text

Cost analysis of an integrated aged care program for residential aged care facilities. AUS
Australian Health Review:2019:43(3):261-67 Full text

Association between life purpose and mortality among us adults older than 50 years.
JAMA Network Open:2019 Full text

Caffeine consumption and mortality in chronic kidney disease: a nationally representative analysis.
Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation:2019:34(6):974-80 Full text

Intensive Glucose Control in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes — 15-Year Follow-up.
New England Journal of Medicine:2019: 380:2215-24 Full text

Plant-Based Diets and Incident CKD and Kidney Function.
Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology:2019: 14 (5) 682-691 Full text

Catastrophic drug errors involving tranexamic acid administered during spinal anaesthesia.
Anaesthesia:2019:74:831-33 Full text

Meta‐analysis of patient‐reported outcomes after laparoscopic versus open inguinal hernia repair.
British Journal of Surgery:2019:106(7):824-36 Full text

Neuromuscular ultrasound: You can't beat the value.
Neurology:2019:92(23):1081 Full text

Therapeutic contrast echocardiography: bubbles become medicine.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology:2019:73(22): 2843-45 Full text

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement in patients with end-stage renal disease.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology:2019:73(22):2086-15 Full text

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in the prison system.
Current Psychiatry Reports:2019:21(6):41 Full text

Grey Matter Leonardo da Vinci: a genius driven to distraction.
Brain:2019:142(6):1842–1846 Full text

Site Spotlight - Choosing Wisely 2019 Digital Posters

The 2019 Choosing Wisely Australia National Meeting digital posters present a wide variety of initiatives conducted across health services in Australia aiming to reduce unnecessary interventions and tests.

Included is one from St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne - Reducing Low Value Care In The Department Of Critical Care Medicine by Vicky Jones.

Also of note is an innovation from the Library at Austin Hospital – Ask and Informationist, where they work with clinical teams to produce infographics for clinical areas. See more here:

Site Spotlight - SVHM Custom Pubmed

Did you know that St Vincent's Hospital Library provides a custom version of Pubmed?
It can be found here:

The advantage of using this version of Pubmed is that for each citation there is a St Vincent's icon which links to our catalogue system. This means that you can go to the full text if it is available. Or if the full text is not available, you will be given the opportunity to request the full text via our form which will populate the citation details for you.

Try booking this url and using it when you Pubmed at work or at home.