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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update February 24 2020

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

Signage as an intervention on a general medicine ward to reduce unnecessary testing.
Internal Medicine Journal:2020: February 14 Full text

Understanding patients’ attitudes toward cancer multidisciplinary meetings: a mixed methods study. STV
JCO Oncology Practice:2020:16(2): e175-e182 Full text

Who is asking about medicinal cannabis in palliative care? STV
Internal Medicine Journal:2020:50(2):243-46 Full text

Australian consensus statements for the regulation, production and use of faecal microbiota transplantation in clinical practice. STV
Gut:2020: February 11 Full text

The Australian Injury Comorbidity Index to predict mortality. AUS
Annals of Emergency Medicine:2020:75(3):339-53 Full text

Outcomes of a resident-led early hospital discharge intervention.
Journal of General Internal Medicine:2020: 35:437–443 Full text

Biomarkers of delirium duration and delirium severity in the ICU.
Critical Care Medicine:2020:48(3):353-61 Full text

Guidelines for the management of adult acute and acute-on-chronic liver failure in the ICU: cardiovascular, endocrine, hematologic, pulmonary, and renal considerations.
Critical Care Medicine:2020:48(3):e171-91 Full text

Intensive care nurses on social media: An exploration of knowledge exchange on an intensive care virtual community of practice. AUS
Journal of Clinical Nursing:2019: December 19 Full text

Google versus PubMed: comparison of Google and PubMed’s search tools for answering clinical questions in the Emergency Department.
Annals of Emergency Medicine:2020:75(3):408-15 Full text

Ethical and legal aspects of ambient intelligence in hospitals.
JAMA:2020: 323(7):601-602 Full text

Prescribing of diabetes medications to people with type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease: a national cross-sectional study. STV
BMC Family Practice:2020: February 18 Full text

Disabling stroke in persons already with a disability: ethical dimensions and directives.
Neurology:2020:94(7):306-10 Full text

‘Only ever as a last resort’: mental health nurses' experiences of restrictive practices. AUS
International Journal of Mental Health Nursing:2020:February 11 Full text

Women’s participation in cardiovascular clinical trials from 2010 to 2017.
Circulation:2020:141(7):540-48 Full text

Site Spotlight - New Libguide on Homeless People

Jenny Fitzgerald, one of our Research Librarians, is our specialist Librarian in the area of Integrated Health.

She has produced a new guide titled Supporting Homeless and Vulnerable Populations.

It includes many feature articles, links to books, reports, conferences and other resources.



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