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Knowledge Repository

The psychiatric ward as a therapeutic space: Systematic review

Author(s): Papoulias, C., Csipke, E., Rose, D., McKellar, S., Wykes, T.
Added February 2019

Association between healthcare water systems and Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections: A rapid systematic review

Author(s): Loveday, H. P., Wilson, J. A., Kerr, K., Pitchers, R., Walker, J. T., Browne, J.
Added December 2018

Salutogenic Effects of the Environment: Review of Health Protective Effects of Nature and Daylight

Author(s): Beute, F., de Kort, Y. A.W.
Added October 2017

Initiatives to reduce overcrowding and access block in Australian emergency departments: A literature review

Author(s): Crawford, K., Morphet, J., Jones, T., Innes, K., Griffiths, D., Williams, Allison
Australian emergency departments are experiencing an increasing demand for their services. Patient throughput continues to expand resulting in overcrowding and access block where patients cannot gain entry to appropriate hospital beds. This is despite both state and federal governments implementing numerous schemes to address the complex causes of stress on emergency departments. This paper...
Key Point Summary
Added February 2019

The Effectiveness of Interventions Aimed at Reducing Anxiety in Health Care Waiting Spaces: A Systematic Review of Randomized and Nonrandomized Trials

Author(s): Biddiss, E., Knibbe, T. J., McPherson, A.
Added October 2017

Automated and electronically assisted hand hygiene monitoring systems: A systematic review

Author(s): Ward, M. A., Schweizer, M. L., Polgreen, P. M., Gupta, K., Reisinger, H. S., Perencevich, E. N.
Added October 2017

The Legacy of Florence Nightingale's Environmental Theory: Nursing Research Focusing on the Impact of Healthcare Environments

Author(s): Zborowsky, T.
Added December 2017

Effective Use of the Built Environment to Manage Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia: A Systematic Review

Author(s): Soril, L. J. J., Leggett, L. E., Lorenzetti, D. L., Silvius, J., Robertson, D., Mansell, L., Holroyd-Leduc, J., Noseworthy, T. W., Clement, F. M., Laks, J.
There is a lack of valid and reliable research in the area of impact of built environment interventions in managing behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia.
Key Point Summary
Added October 2017

Built environment and elderly population health: a comprehensive literature review

Author(s): Garin, N., Olaya, B., Miret, M, Ayuso-Mateos, J. L., Power, M., Bucciarelli, P., Haro, J. M.
Added October 2017

County Health Rankings Key Findings 2014

Author(s): ,
Added October 2017