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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update September 2 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.

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Feature Articles

Scope of practice, role legitimacy, and role potential for cancer care coordinators. STV
Asia-Pacific Journal of Oncology Nursing:2019:6(4):356-62 Full text

The 10-year impact of a ward-level quality improvement intervention in acute hospitals: a multiple methods study.
Health Services Delivery Research:2019:7(28) Full text

Implementing a warm handoff between hospital and skilled nursing facility clinicians.
Journal of Patient Safety:2019:15(3):198-204 Full text

Refusal and resistance to care by people living with dementia being cared for within acute hospital wards: an ethnographic study.
Health Services Delivery Research:2019:7(11) Full text

Frequency of passive EHR alerts in the ICU: another form of alert fatigue?
Journal of Patient Safety:2019:15(3):246-50 Full text

Color vision deficiency among doctors: can we make useful adaptations to the color codes used in the clinical environment?
Journal of Patient Safety:2019: July Full text

Pain management in nursing home residents: findings from a pilot effectiveness‐implementation study.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society:2019: August 27 Full text

Rehabbed to death: breaking the cycle.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society:2019: August 28 Full text

Are we overdosing older patients?
British Journal of Anaesthesia:2019:123(3):257-58 Full text

State of the clinical science of perioperative brain health: report from the American Society of Anesthesiologists Brain Health Initiative Summit 2018. STV
British Journal of Anaesthesia:2019: August 19 Full text

The clinical and cost-effectiveness of total versus partial knee replacement in patients with medial compartment osteoarthritis (TOPKAT): 5-year outcomes of a randomised controlled trial.
Lancet:2019:394(10200):746-56 Full text

Exercise-based rehabilitation to improve exercise capacity and quality of life in pulmonary arterial hypertension. AUS
Physical Therapy:2019:99(9):1126-31 Full text

Dose-response associations between accelerometry measured physical activity and sedentary time and all cause mortality: systematic review and harmonised meta-analysis.
BMJ:2019;366:l4570 Full text

A large case-control study on vaccination as risk factor for multiple sclerosis.
Neurology:2019:93(9): e908-e916 Full text

Effect of high-dose vitamin d supplementation on volumetric bone density and bone strength: a randomized clinical trial.
JAMA:2019: 322(8):736-745 Full text

A difficult conversation.
JAMA:2019:322(8):727-728 Full text

Site Spotlight - Choosing Wisely Libguide

We have added a new Libguide on Choosing Wisely

Check the guide to find out what the Choosing Wisely campaign involves, and link to various resources.

The feature articles listed will be updated periodically.


New Physical Books in the Library