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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update November 4 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

Discrimination, abuse, harassment, and burnout in surgical residency training.
New England Journal of Medicine:2019: October 28 Full text

Medicine and the mind — the consequences of psychiatry’s identity crisis.
New England Journal of Medicine:2019:381:1697-1699 Full text

Use of a tablet-based application for clinical handover and data collection. AUS
Clinical Toxicology:2019: October 11 Full text

Pearls for opioid use in seriously ill patients.
Journal of Pain:2019:33(1-2):54-58 Full text

Conversion to persistent or high-risk opioid use after a new prescription from the emergency department: evidence from Washington medicaid beneficiaries.
Annals of Emergency Medicine:2019:74(5):611-20 Full text

Frequency of cardiovascular events and in-hospital mortality with opioid overdose hospitalizations.
American Journal of Cardiology:2019:124(15):1528-33 Full text

Goals of care conversations and documentation in patients triggering medical emergency team calls. AUS
Internal Medicine Journal:2019: October 29 Full text

Adherence to “No Transfer to Hospital” advance directives among nursing home residents.
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation:2019:20(11):1373-81 Full text

Ultra-brief screeners for detecting delirium superimposed on dementia.
Journal of the American Medical Directors Associations:2019:20(11):1391-96 Full text

Delirium and post-discharge dementia: results from a cohort of older adults without baseline cognitive impairment.
Age and Ageing:2019:48(6):845-51 Full text

Informant-based hearing difficulties and the risk for mild cognitive impairment and dementia.
Age and Ageing:2019:48(6):888-94 Full text

Effectiveness of hip protectors to reduce risk for hip fracture from falls in long-term care.
Journal of the American Medical Directors Associations:2019:20(11):1397-1403 Full text

Music in palliative care: a qualitative study with patients suffering from cancer.
BMC Palliative Care:2019:78 Full text

Therapeutic drug monitoring in inflammatory bowel disease reduces unnecessary use of infliximab with substantial associated cost‐savings. AUS
Internal Medicine Journal: 2019: October 7 Full text

Vertebral fractures in individuals with type 2 diabetes: more than skeletal complications alone.
Diabetes Care:2019:Oct:dc190925 Full text

Central sensitization predicts greater fatigue independently of musculoskeletal pain.
Rheumatology:2019:58(11):1923-27 Full text

The effect of exercise on quality of life, fatigue, physical function, and safety in advanced solid tumor cancers: a meta-analysis of randomized control trials.
Journal of Pain and Symptom Management:2019:58(5):899-908 Full text

Six-month randomized, multicenter trial of closed-loop control in type 1 diabetes.
New England Journal of Medicine:2019:381:1707-1717 Full text

Acute ischemic stroke thrombi have an outer shell that impairs fibrinolysis.
Neurology:2019:93(180:e1636 Full text

Meta-analysis of effect of modest (≥10%) weight loss in management of overweight and obese patients with atrial fibrillation.
American Journal of Cardiology:2019:124(15):1568-74 Full text

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Libkey Nomad Browser Extension

As part of our Browzine trial, we are also trialing the linked LibKey Nomad browser extension.

LibKey Nomad is an extension providing direct access to full text articles when using PubMed. The extension can be downloaded from a PC via Chrome web store,

Once installed, a LibKey icon will appear in the chrome browser menu. Click on this icon to select ‘St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne’ from the drop down menu.

Then, when you are using a site such as PubMed, direct links to either the PDF or HTML full text will appear against citations where available. If not available full text, there is a link to our catalogue system where you can generate a request form.