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Library Knowledge Update: Knowledge Update June 1 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.

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Feature Articles

Early warning scores for detecting deterioration in adult hospital patients: systematic review and critical appraisal of methodology.
BMJ:2020;369:m1501  Full text

Medical Emergency Team Training – Needs Assessment, Feedback and Learning Objectives (MET‐NATLO ). AUS
Internal Medicine Journal:2020: May 25 Full text

Clinician recognition of the acute respiratory distress syndrome: risk factors for under-recognition and trends over time.
Critical Care Medicine:2020:48(6):830-37 Full text

Limit of detection of troponin discharge strategy versus usual care: randomised controlled trial.
Heart:2020: May 5 Full text

Impact of routine 24 hour Coronary Care Unit stay in stable patients after primary percutaneous coronary intervention for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
American Journal of Cardiology:2020:125(12):1770-73 Full text

Prevalence of coronary artery calcium in patients with atrial fibrillation with and without cardiovascular risk factors.
American Journal of Cardiology:2020:125(12):1765-69 Full text

DOACs Versus VKAs in older adults treated for acute venous thromboembolism: systematic review and meta‐analysis.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society:2020: May 22 Full text

Continuous versus intermittent infusion of vancomycin and the risk of acute kidney injury in critically ill adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Critical Care Medicine:2020:48(6):912-18 Full text

A self-management approach for dietary sodium restriction in patients with CKD: a randomized controlled trial.
American Journal of Kidney Diseases:2020: 75(6): 847-56 Full text

Subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation with a multiple independent constant current-controlled device in Parkinson's disease (INTREPID): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised, sham-controlled study.
Lancet Neurology:2020:19(6):491-501 Full text

30 years of second-generation antiseizure medications: impact and future perspectives.
Lancet Neurology:2020:19(6):544-46 Full text

High-protein compared with standard parenteral nutrition in palliative cancer care.
BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care:2020: May 25 Full text

ASERNIP‐S: unusual acronym, outstanding results. AUS
ANZ Journal of Surgery:2020:90(5):670-74 Full text

Effect of tranexamic acid by baseline risk of death in acute bleeding patients: a meta-analysis of individual patient-level data from 28 333 patients.
British Journal of Anaesthesia:2020:124(6):676-83 Full text

Randomised controlled trial of a comprehensive protocol for preventing constipation following total hip arthroplasty.
Journal of Clinical Nursing:2020: April 22 Full text

Early rehabilitation reduces the likelihood of developing intensive care unit-acquired weakness: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Physiotherapy:2020:107:1-10 Full text

Water-based exercises for improving walking speed, balance, and strength after stroke: a systematic review with meta-analyses of randomized trials.
Physiotherapy:2020:107:100-110  Full text

Telerehabilitation is non-inferior to usual care following total hip replacement — a randomized controlled non-inferiority trial. AUS
Physiotherapy:2020:107:19-27 Full text

Effectiveness of two bed bath methods in removing microorganisms from hospitalized patients: A prospective randomized crossover study.
American Journal of Infection Control:2020:48(6):638-43 Full text

LWW Health Library - Fee Trial

The Library is currently trailing two products from Ovid until June 23:

The LWW Health Library - Emergency Medicine

The LWW Health Library - Internal Medicine

These collections include a range of books, videos of procedures, and self-assessment modules.

Books in these collections have also been included in the Library catalogue for the duration of the trial.

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