Bringing It Home

Bringing It Home

ICU nurse and bestselling author Tilda Shalof learns what nursing beyond the hospital really means. For the 350,000 professional nurses in Canada and 3 million in the US; readers of Atul Gawande’s award-winning books and The American Nurse by Carole Jones. In her latest book, ICU nurse Tilda Shalof leaves the hospital behind to accompany […]

Bringing Out the Dead

Bringing Out the Dead

Perhaps only someone who has worked for almost a decade as a medic in New York City’s Hell’s Kitchen–as Joe Connelly has–could write a novel as riveting and fiercely authentic as Bringing Out the Dead. Like a front-line reporter, Connelly writes from deep within the experience, and the result is a debut novel of extraordinary […]

Bringing Evidence to Practice: A Team Approach to Teaching Skills Required for an Informationist Role in Evidence-Based Clinical and Public Health Practice * ([Dagger]) (Report)

Bringing Evidence to Practice: A Team Approach to Teaching Skills Required for an Informationist Role in Evidence-Based Clinical and Public Health Practice * ([Dagger]) (Report)

Objective: The objectives were (1) to develop an academic, graduate-level course designed for information professionals seeking to bring evidence to clinical medicine and public health practice and to address, in the course approach, the “real-world” time constraints of these domains and (2) to further specify and realize identified elements of the “informationist” concept. Setting: The […]

Archiving "Event Knowledge": Bringing "Dark Data" to Light (Comment and Opinion) (Report)

Archiving “Event Knowledge”: Bringing “Dark Data” to Light (Comment and Opinion) (Report)

Introduction Knowledge presented at annual biomedical meetings can be an important complement to the biomedical information found in peer-reviewed journals, providing the fullest view of research in a given area. Furthermore, it is suggested herein that information professionals consider seeking out event knowledge for their existing print and electronic collections, as well as advocate for […]