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Displaying 1–20 of 124 Research Reviews in Improvement & Innovation

  • Geriatrics and Bone Health Research Review 2

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 9 Sep 2014

    Studies in this issue (attached below): Caring for confused older patients in hospital Timely care in the ED  Use of…

  • Eye Health Research Review 23

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 5 Sep 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below): Improving detection of strabismus and amblyopia Ocriplasmin reviewed for treating macular holes Dichoptic training…

  • GP Research Review 88

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 5 Sep 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below):   Varenicline + NRT improves tobacco abstinence rates Exercise for chronic whiplash-associated pain: no benefits…

  • Anaesthesia and Pain Management Research Review 2

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 2 Sep 2014

    Studies in this issue (attached below): Anaesthesia technique, mortality and length of stay after hip fracture surgery Comparative safety of…

  • GP Research Review 87

    originally posted by HIIRC Admin on 5 Aug 2014 and updated 22 Aug 2014

    In the latest issue (NB: revised version posted 22/8/14) (attached below): Prophylactic antibacterials prevent UTI recurrences in VUR Intensification of…

  • Māori Health Review 51

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 1 Aug 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below): Improving Māori health through clinical assessment Improve access for young Māori women to maternity…

  • American Urological Association (AUA) Conference Review 2014

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 25 Jul 2014

    The review includes insights gleaned from selected presentations attended by our two reviewers, Drs Michael Holmes and Stephen Mark, who…

  • Geriatrics and Bone Health Research Review 1

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 4 Jul 2014

    Studies in this issue (attached below): Delirium in elderly inpatients Unscheduled hospital admissions and mental health Impact of Alzheimer disease…

  • GP Research Review 86

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 27 Jun 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below): Bariatric surgery vs medical treatment in diabetes Physiotherapy may not improve hip OA Proactive,…

  • Infection Prevention and Control Research Review 4

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 19 Jun 2014

    Studies in this issue (attached below):   Control of a GR-MSSA outbreak Hydrogen peroxide vapour ATP detection and feedback for cleaners…

  • Child Health Research Review 5

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 18 Jun 2014

    Studies in this issue (attached below): Post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis in NZ Nocturnal enuresis Guidelines for imaging after a first UTI Ultrasound…

  • Asian Health Research Review 8

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 9 Jun 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below):  Census 2013: Asian ethnic groups in NZ Ethnicity and primary healthcare attendance in Canterbury…

  • Māori Health Review 50

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 2 Jun 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below): Sport-related concussions: high economic costs Poor adherence to allopurinol therapy in NZ HPV vaccination…

  • GP Research Review 85

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 30 May 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below): Influenza and pneumococcal vaccination benefits elderly BP medications increase risk of falls in elderly?…

  • Health Manager Review 8

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 22 May 2014

    Studies in this issue (attached below): Withdrawing performance indicators Factors associated with job satisfaction and turnover among direct care workers…

  • Sleep Medicine Research Review 1

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 19 May 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below): Sleep restriction therapy for insomnia Neurobehavioral performance impairment in insomnia CBT for insomnia in…

  • GP Research Review 84

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 6 May 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below): Early prostate cancer: treat or watch? NOACs superior to warfarin for AF Are compression…

  • Māori Health Review 49

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 22 Apr 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below): Changes in socioeconomic factors linked to mental health Advanced prostate cancer under-treated in NZ…

  • Child Health Research Review 4

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 7 Apr 2014

    Studies in this issue (attached below): Propranolol and infantile haemangiomas Time trends and risk factors for eczema in NZ Increased…

  • GP Research Review 83

    posted by HIIRC Admin on 28 Mar 2014

    In the latest issue (attached below): Eardrops best for tympanostomytube otorrhoea Citalopram for agitation in Alzheimer’s disease? Faecal immunochemical testing…