February 2019, Issue 2
The February 2018 edition of the monthly CIAP Newsletter is now available.
Each month the CIAP newsletter will address a broad range of multifaceted specialities and focuses.
4th February 2019
Following stakeholder engagement, there will be a number of changes to the CIAP collection From 1 July 2018.
Please refer to the below tables for full details of new and discontinued resources:
|New Resources||Reasons for change|
|Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry||Fills gap in CIAP collection|
|Dental Trauma Guide||Fills gap in CIAP collection|
|Emcare Database||Replaces Nursing @ Ovid and AMED|
|Pediatric Care Online (PCO)||Replaces PEMSoft|
|Discontinued Resources||Reasons for change|
|American Heart Journal||Discontinued by publisher|
|Radiology Journal||Low usage|
|PEMSoft||Discontinued by publisher|
|Paediatrics Manual: The Children's Hospital at Westmead Handbook||No longer in line with NSW Health current practice|
|Campbell’s Operative Orthopaedics and Campbell-Walsh Urology||Low usage|
|Nursing @ Ovid||Replaced with Emcare database|
|AMED||Replaced with Emcare database|
18th June 2018
From 1 July 2018 PEMSoft will be discontinued by the publisher and no longer available on CIAP.
Following stakeholder engagement, CIAP will replace PEMSoft with Pediatric Care Online (PCO), a paediatric decision support tool from the American Academy of Paediatrics (AAP).
Designed for healthcare professionals at the point of care, PCO provides access to:
- evidence-based clinical information
- a repository of supporting reference material
- patient information
- over 100 Key Practice Points
- advice on 'red flag' signs and symptoms
- a downloadable app.
Find PCO in the ‘Quick Links’ and ‘Diseases and Conditions’ panels on CIAP as well as the Paediatric Specialty Guide. Alternatively, you can download the PCO app from the Mobile page on CIAP.
18th June 2018