Archive for the ‘Faculty of Health Sciences’ Category

On trial: Advanced Practice Nursing & Made Incredibly Easy

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

The Library has  two new trials active until 17 November 2017 Advanced Practice Nursing This database supports both the practice and specialty-based areas of the curriculum for nurses working on either their Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) or their Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP). Made Incredibly Easy Based on Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' popular and successful ...

Feast Day of St Bernadette of Lourdes: 16 April

Sunday, April 16th, 2017

The 16th of April is the feast day of Saint Bernadette of Lourdes, patron saint of the Faculty of Health Sciences. St Bernadette was only 14-years old when she saw the first of 18 visions of the Blessed Virgin Mary – at what is now one of the major pilgrimage destinations ...

On Trial: JoVE – Journal of Visualized Experiments

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

JoVE, the Journal of Visualized Experiments, is the world's first peer reviewed scientific video journal. Established in 2006, JoVE is devoted to publishing scientific research in a visual format. All JoVE articles are indexed in subject-relevant indexing sites, including PubMed/MEDLINE, SciFinder and Scopus Publishing in JoVE allows authors to present their methods, data ...

#diveintodatabases: Counselling & Therapy in Video

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

A session with the Counselling and Therapy in Video database Strathfield Librarian, Maureen O’Brien asks "Have you explored the Counselling and Therapy in Video database?" If you’re a Psychology, Social Work or Counselling student or on the teaching staff, you’ll want to check it out. Ever wondered how a specific therapeutic approach is ...

Feast Day of St Bernadette of Lourdes: 16 April

Friday, April 15th, 2016

Patron saint of the Faculty of Health Sciences: Saint Bernadette of Lourdes (Bernadette Soubirous). As a young 14 year old girl, Bernadette Soubirous had 18 visions of the Blessed Lady in a grotto in the outskirts of Lourdes. Although, her visions were widely doubted at the time, her humility, truthfulness and modesty encouraged ...

New online resource: AMH Children’s Dosing Companion

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

The AMH Children's Dosing Companion (CDC) is published by the Australian Medicines Handbook (AMH), and is used to determine doses of medication for children. It contains the most commonly used medicines in Australia for children up to 18 years of age. The AMH Children's Dosing Companion includes: an A-Z drug finder guides (on ...

Mobile access to PsychiatryOnline

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

You can now access PsychiatryOnline via your mobile device. To set this up follow the instructions outlined in this document. You have to do this on campus in the first instance. The pairing to your mobile device lasts for 90 days and then if you want further access, repeat (most ...

Spotlight on: Australian Injectable Drugs Handbook

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

The Australian Injectable Drugs Handbook is a collaborative venture between pharmacists and nurses. It is a comprehensive reference of 441 injectable medicines, including 62 antineoplastic agents. This sixth edition includes 25 new monographs and all monographs from the fifth edition have been fully updated. Each monograph includes availability, generic/trade names, preparation, administration, ...

New: Paediatric Injectable Guidelines

Monday, April 20th, 2015

New! We now subscribe to the Paediatric Injectable Guidelines. Developed by the Royal Children's Hospital Pharmacy Department, it provides specific guidance for the preparation and administration of injectable medications in paediatrics. This resource provides paediatric specific information for improved safety and outcomes for young patients.   The Paediatric Injectable Guidelines provides: • A comprehensive set ...

Feast day of Saint Bernadette of Lourdes: 16 April

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

St Bernadette was only 14-years old when she saw the first of 18 visions of the Blessed Virgin Mary, at what is now one of the major pilgrimage destinations in the world, Lourdes in France. Saint Bernadette of Lourdes is the patron saint of the Faculty of Health Sciences. "Patron Saints are ...