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NML Staff Publications and Presentations: 2016- 2019


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Bettencourt-Silva, R., Beatriz Aguiar, B., Sá-Araújo, V., Barreira, R., Guedes, V., Marques Ribeiro, M., Carvalho, D., Östlundh, L., Silva Paulo, M. (2019). Diabetes-related symptoms, acute complications and management of diabetes mellitus of patients who are receiving palliative care: a protocol for a systematic review. BMJ Open, 14;9(6). DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-028604.

Ahmed, G. H. (2019). Electronic Information Services in the Academic Medical Libraries Comparative Study. Cairo, Egypt: Al Dar Al Almiya Publisher & Distributor.

Ahmed, G. H. (2017). Electronic Information Services in the Academic Medical Libraries in the Republic of Sudan and the United Arab Emirates: (Comparative Study). (PhD Thesis). Omdurman Islamic University, Omdurman, Sudan.

Jaka, H., Rhee, J. A., Östlundh, L., Smart, L., Peck, R., Mueller, A., ... & Mshana, S. E. (2018). The magnitude of antibiotic resistance to Helicobacter pylori in Africa and identified mutations which confer resistance to antibiotics: Systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Infectious Diseases18(1), 193. 

Otun, J., Sahebkar, A., Östlundh, L., Atkin ,S.L. & Sathyapalan, T. (2019). Systematic Review and Meta-analysis on the Effect of Soy on Thyroid Function. Scientific Reports, 8;9(1), 3964. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-40647-x

Lammers, W., Salih, M., Pasha, K. B., & Gaudette, M. (2016). Surge in biomedical publications from the United Arab Emirates (2005–14). Gulf Medical Journal5(1), 2

Östlundh, L. (2017). [Searching for information]. In Friberg, F.  (Ed.). [Research Methodology for Bachelor and Master Students]. (3d ed.). Lund, Sweden: Studentlitteratur.

Conference Presentations

Ahmed, G. H. (2018, November). A future vision for library associations in advancing and development of professionals in their career: Special Libraries Association, Gulf Branch as a model. Presented at the 29th Annual Conference of the Arab Federation for Libraries and Information, Port Sudan, Sudan.

Östlundh, L. (2018, November). The impact of involving librarians in systematic reviews and metanalyses. 7th International Conference on Evidence Based Healthcare. Presented at the International Society for Evidence Based Health Care Conference, Ajman, UAE.

Östlundh, L. (2018, March). Implementing systematic review services at academic libraries: A door opener to information literacy collaborations. Presented at the UAE Information Literacy Network Spring Symposium, New York University, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Östlundh, L. (2018, February). Systematic review services at academic libraries: Opportunities and challenges. Keynote presented at Taylor & Francis Gulf Chapter Seminar, Dubai, UAE.

Östlundh, L. (2018, September). Professional development for research support through evidence-based library and information practice. Mohammed Bin Rashid University Librarian’s Forum, Dubai, UAE.

Östlundh, L. (2017, April). The role of medical libraries in improving the workplace environment for physicians. Presented at the Annual UAE Libraries Symposium, Abu Dhabi Municipality, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Pasha, K. B. (2018, February). SWOT analysis of libraries in a modern era- National Medical Library (UAEU) perspective. Presented at the 3rd National Conference on Management of Modern Libraries, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, India.