Research

Publications

  1. Prince SA, McDonnell LA, Turek MA, Visintini S, Nahwegahbow A, Kandasamy S, Sun LY, Coutinho T. The State of Affairs for Cardiovascular Health Research in Indigenous Women in Canada: A Scoping Review. Canadian Journal of Cardiology. In Press.  http://www.onlinecjc.ca/article/S0828-282X(17)31181-9/fulltext
  2. Rhee C, Visintini S, Dunning CE, Oxner WM, Glennie RA. Does restoration of focal lumbar lordosis for single level degenerative spondylolisthesis result in better patient-reported clinical outcomes? A systematic literature review. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 2017; 44:95-100. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2017.06.039 
  3. Jensen J, Carter A, Rose J, Visintini S, Bourdon E, Brown R et al. Alternatives to Traditional EMS Dispatch and Transport: A Scoping Review of Reported Outcomes. CJEM. 2015;17(5):532-550.

Conference Abstracts

  1. Visintini S, Boutet M, Helwig M, Manley A. Research support in health sciences libraries: a scoping review. In: Northern Illumination. Abstracts of the Canadian Health Libraries Association Meeting; 2017 16-19 May; Edmonton, Canada.
  2. Boulos L, Visintini S, Parker R, Ritchie K, Hayden J. Assessing online systematic review training: updated findings from an environmental scan and evaluation. Abstracts of the Canadian Health Libraries Association Meeting; 2017 16-19 May; Edmonton, Canada.
  3. Visintini S, Killian L, Phinney J, McLean K, Horsman A. Revitalizing the Maritimes Health Libraries Association’s logo: a cost-effective, creative solution . In: Northern Illumination. Abstracts of the Canadian Health Libraries Association Meeting; 2017 16-19 May; Edmonton, Canada.
  4. Visintini S, Boulos L, Smith A, Ogilvie R, Hayden J. Planning for PRISMA: a tool to accurately track citations in multiphase systematic review searches. In: Northern Illumination. Abstracts of the Canadian Health Libraries Association Meeting; 2017 16-19 May; Edmonton, Canada.
  5. Helwig M, Killian L, Visintini S. Helping ourselves to better help others: Peer-support across institutions among early-career health librarians. In: Supporting Bodies and Minds. Abstracts of the Atlantic Provinces Library Association Meeting; 2016 May 29 – Jun 1; Halifax, Canada.
  6. Visintini S, Smith A, Edwards J, Cartwright J, Ogilvie R, Hayden J. The Value of Scoping Reviews: Mapping the Literature to Inform Clinical Practice and Future Research. In: Be Part of the Big Picture. Abstracts of the 116th Annual Medical Library Association Meeting and Exhibition; 2016 13-18 May; Toronto, Canada. 
  7. Parker R, Visintini S, Boulos L, Ritchie K, Hayden J. Supporting Knowledge Synthesis Methods Training: Review of the Evidence for Online Systematic Review Instruction. In: Be Part of the Big Picture. Abstracts of the 116th Annual Medical Library Association Meeting and Exhibition; 2016 13-18 May; Toronto, Canada. 
  8. McLean K, Visintini S, Parker R, Helwig M. Mentoring when you least expect it: Working across institutions to foster professional excellence. In: Be Part of the Big Picture. Abstracts of the 116th Annual Medical Library Association Meeting and Exhibition; 2016 13-18 May; Toronto, Canada.
  9. Parker RM, Visintini S, Ritchie KC, Hayden JA. Online systematic review methods training resources: environmental scan and identification of key characteristics. In: Filtering the information overload for better decisions. Abstracts of the 23rd Cochrane Colloquium; 2015 3-7 Oct; Vienna, Austria. John Wiley & Sons; 2015. 
  10. Jensen J, Carter A, Rose J, Visintini S, McVey J, Bourdon E, Travers A. Alternatives to traditional EMS dispatch or transport to the emergency department: a scoping review of published outcomes. NAEMSP Annual Meeting [Internet]. National Association of EMS Physicians; 2014 [cited 30 April 2016].  
  11. Parker R, Visintini S, Killian L, Babineau J, Hill-Taylor B, Hayden J. The Nova Scotia Cochrane Resource Centre: Embedded information specialists in a health knowledge synthesis environment. In: Discovering hidden treasures. Abstracts of the Atlantic Provinces Library Association Conference; 2012 22-25 May; Wolfville, Canada. 

Book Reviews

  1. Visintini, S. Practical tips for facilitating research. Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association / Journal de l’Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada. 2017; 38(2):55-56. doi: 10.5596/c17-013
  2. Visintini, S. Data visualizations and infographics. Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association / Journal de l’Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada. 2016; 37(2): 60. doi: 10.5596/c16-011
  3. Visintini, S. Knowledge Translation in Health Care: Moving from Evidence to Practice. 2nd ed.. Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association / Journal de l’Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada, 2014; 35(2), 79. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.5596/c14-020