Skip to main content

Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update September 9 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

N95 respirators vs medical masks for preventing influenza among health care personnel: a randomized clinical trial.
JAMA:2019:322(9):824-833 Full text

Outcomes of hospitalized hematologic oncology patients receiving rapid response system activation for acute deterioration.
Critical Care:2019:23(286) Full text

Diagnosis of urinary tract infection in older persons in the emergency department: To pee or not to pee, that is the question.
Emergency Medicine Australasia:2019: September 2 Full text

Effect of denosumab on falls, muscle strength, and function in community‐dwelling older adults. AUS
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society:2019: September 4 Full text

Can hearing aids delay time to diagnosis of dementia, depression, or falls in older adults?
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society:2019: September 4 Full text

Mental illness after admission to an intensive care unit.
Intensive Care Medicine:2019: September 3 Full text

Is prophylaxis worse than treatment in the ICU?
Intensive Care Medicine:2019:45(9):1279-82 Full text

Trial of SAGE-217 in patients with major depressive disorder.
New England Journal of Medicine:2019: 381:903-911 Full text

Five-year outcomes of a randomized trial of treatments for varicose veins.
New England Journal of Medicine:2019: 381:912-922 Full text

Outcomes and learning curve for robotic‐assisted radical cystectomy: an Australian experience. AUS
ANZ Journal of Surgery:2019: September 2 Full text

An observational study on quality of life and preferences to sustain life in locked-in state.
Neurology:2019:93(10):e398 Full text

Risks of ischaemic heart disease and stroke in meat eaters, fish eaters, and vegetarians over 18 years of follow-up: results from the prospective EPIC-Oxford study.
BMJ: 2019;366:l4897 Full text

An artificial intelligence-enabled ECG algorithm for the identification of patients with atrial fibrillation during sinus rhythm: a retrospective analysis of outcome prediction.
Lancet:2019:394(10201):861-67 Full text

Exercise-induced cardiac troponin I increase and Incident mortality and cardiovascular events.
Circulation:2019:140:804–814 Full text

Why is hypercholesterolaemia so prevalent? A view from evolutionary medicine.
European Heart Journal:2019: 40(33):2825–2830 Full text

The Parable of Schrödinger’s Cat and the Illusion of Statistical Significance in Clinical Trials.
Circulation:2019:140:799–800 Full text

Death by stereotype? Cancer treatment in unmarried patients.
New England Journal of Medicine:2019:381:982-985 Full text

Exploring researchers’ perspectives on authorship decision making.
Medical Education:2019: September 1 Full text

Beyond ‘driving’: the relationship between assessment, performance and learning.
Medical Education:2019: August 26 Full text

New Physical Books in the Library

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.