The Knowledge Library describes primarily New Zealand based research on quality and innovation in the health sector from the year 2000 onwards.
Current areas of focus include: clinical leadership; improvement methods; productivity (focusing initially on hospitals and shorter stays in emergency departments); health targets (including diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer), and oral health.
There are also a selection of abstracts from the international literature that have applicability to health system improvement activities in New Zealand.
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|Research Studies||109||View all|
|International Literature||1,303||View all|
Computer-based diabetes self-management interventions for adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (Cochrane review)
posted by HIIRC Admin on 2 Apr 2013
This systematic review assessed the effects of computer-based diabetes self-management interventions for adults with type 2 diabetes on health status…
posted by Research Admin on 17 May 2013
Published 2013. Author: Hand Hygiene New Zealand.
[Wellington]: Hand Hygiene New Zealand
posted by Research Admin on 10 May 2013
Published 2013. Author: Ministry of Health.
Wellington: Ministry of Health
Diabetes in pregnancy among indigenous women in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States: A systematic review of the evidence for screening in early pregnancy
posted by Research Admin on 7 May 2013
Published 2013. Authors: Catherine Chamberlain, Bridgette J. McNamara, Emily D. Williams, Daniel Yore, Brian Oldenburg, Jeremy Oats, Sandra Eades.
Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews, 29(4), 241–256
posted by Research Admin on 22 Apr 2013
Published 2013. Authors: Audrey Robin, Clair Mills, Roger Tuck, Diana Lennon.
New Zealand Medical Journal, 126(1373)
posted by HIIRC Admin on 17 Apr 2013
Published 2012. Authors: Allan Wyllie, Jo Howearth.
Auckland: Phoenix Research