Clinical Resources

Point of Care

* indicates mobile app available
DynaMed Summaries of evidence and guidelines for management of diseases/conditions updated daily. 
Isabel Differential diagnosis generator.
uCentral Suite of clinical reference books, including Bates' Pocket Guide to Physical Examination and Johns Hopkins ABX Guide.

 

Evidence-Based Resources

PubMed @ Emory A database of the National Library of Medicine that includes more than 29 million citations of biomedical literature. Look for the "Find It @ Emory" button to access full text.
PubMed Clinical Queries Search tools designed to retrieve targeted results to clinical questions.
AccessMedicine Books, case files, drug information, and videos. Includes Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine.
AccessEmergency Medicine

Books, case files, drug information, and videos.

AccessPhysiotherapy FA Davis PT Collection, books, case files, videos, and dissection.
AccessSurgery Books, case files, drug information, and procedural videos.
AHRQ Evidence-Based Reports Produced by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, these reports provide comprehensive, science-based information on medical conditions and new health care technologies and strategies. 
ClinicalKey Books, guidelines, drug and disease information.
Clinicaltrials.gov A database of privately and publicly funded clinical studies.
Cochrane Library A collection of databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision making.
Cochrane Controlled Register of Trials (CENTRAL) A highly concentrated source of reports of randomized and quasi-randomized controlled trials. Most CENTRAL records are taken from bibliographic databases, but records are also derived from other published and unpublished sources.
Embase A biomedical database covering international biomedical literature from 1947 to present day. Full-text indexing of drug, disease and medical device data.
JAMAevidence Education guides, glossary, calculators, critical appraisal worksheets, and evidence-based textbooks.
Joanna Briggs Institute Selected clinical topics in evidence-based recommended practicies, evidence summaries, best practice information sheets, systematic reviews, and more.
CINAHL (University only) Database of evidence-based nursing and allied health information.
Psychiatry Online DSM-5 and other books, APA guidelines, journals, and more.
STAT!Ref Full text of 20 clinical medicine textbooks as well as drug, coding, and reference works.
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Mobile Resources

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Current Awareness

BrowZine Visually explore Emory libraries' journal collections. Fill "my bookshelf" with favorite titles and alerts for new content.
NEJM Journal Watch Succinct, informative summaries of the latest clinical literature designed to help healthcare professionals stay informed and current in their fields.
AccessMedicine 2-Minute Medicine Medical reports of breaking medical literature and seminal studies in medicine.
ACP Journal Club Monthly review of latest evidence-based clinical information for internal medicine and its subspecialties.

How to create alerts for new content

PubMed @ Emory MyNCBI features saved searches alerts.
DynaMed Plus Create an individual account to receive topic-specific updates on point of care information.
JAMA Create an account for notification of new journal issues.
NEJM Create an account and sign up for specialty-specific email alerts.

Study Tools

Drugs and Natural Products

Databases Calculators Pill Identifiers Interactions Checkers Labels/Package Inserts

Databases    

AccessMedicine Drug monographs include information on indications and usage, interactions, dosing, pricing, generics, trade names, drug classes, and patient education.
AHFS Drug Information Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, it is available through Emory's subscription to STAT!Ref.
DynaMed Plus Updated daily.
Lexicomp Licensed by and for EHC. Access available onsite at EHC facilities with EHC login.
Review of Natural Products Includes monographs arranged alphabetically by name of product. Available through STAT!Ref

 

Calculators

DynaMed Plus Includes medical equations, clinical critieria, decision trees, statistics calculators, unit and dose converters, math calculator, glossary, and a listing of tools by specialty. Updated daily.
uCentral Includes clinical calculators, conversion calculators, dosage calculators, and IV calculators.

 

Pill Identifiers

Drugs.com Freely available online.
Lexicomp Licensed by and for EHC. Access available onsite at EHC facilities with EHC login.
Pillbox Provided by the National Library of Medicine, Pillbox identifies medications by appearance or ingredients. It alsoprovides infomration on current or past products. Freely available online.

 

Interactions Checkers

Drugs.com Provides information on interactions between drugs and drugs, herbs, and foods. Freely available online.
Gold Standard Drug Database Provides information on interactions between drugs and drugs, caffeine, enteral feedings, ethanol/alcohol, food, grapefruit juice, and tobacco. Updated daily; provided by Elsevier.
Lexicomp Licensed by and for EHC. Access available onsite at EHC facilities with EHC login.

 

Labels/Package Inserts

DailyMed US National Library of Medicine's label archives provides access to labels current for a given date.
Drugs@FDA Search FDA approved drug products by drug name, active ingredient, or application number.
Dietary Supplement Label Database This government website allows you to search by ingredients, products, and manufacturers.

Medical Images, Podcasts, and Videos

AccessEmergency Medicine Videos of emergency procedure techniques and Tintinalli's videos.
AccessMedicine Images and videos on diagnosis, pharmacology, pathophysiology, patient safety, and physical exam.
AccessPhysiotherapy Interactive cadaver dissection, videos, slide sets, and audio content.
AccessSurgery Radiology images, patient safety modules, and procedure videos.
Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination Video content showing head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques.
ClinicalKey The multimedia section contains videos and images of procedures and techniques mostly pulled from ebooks and articles.
eAnatomy Comprehensive interactive atlas of human anatomy with over 40 different modules.
JAMAevidence Podcasts A monthly series of discussions on core issues in evidence-based medicine by leading practitioners in the field.
Lippincott's Video Series: Nursing Procedures Training videos of nursing procedures performed in realistic clinical settings.
Netter Custom Presenter Customizable Netter Atlas of Human Anatomy, 6e. Contains clinically-focused illustrations and radiologic images and videos.
OVID The multimedia section contains videos and images of procedures and techniques from ebooks and articles. Specialties include nursing, surgery, neurology, physical therapy, OBGYN, cardiology, and emergency medicine.

 

Contact your Clinical Informationist

Contact a Clinical Informationist below for assistance, or contact us through the WHSC Library's Ask A Librarian service.

Kevin Bradford, MLS Lisa Travis, MS, EdS, AHIP
Clinical Informationist Clinical Informationist
Grady Branch Library Bellman Library, Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
404.251.8818 678.843.7039
kdbradf@emory.edu  lisa.travis@emory.edu 
John Nemeth, MLS Hannah Rutledge, PhD, MLIS, AHIP
Clinical Informationist Head of Clinical Informationist Services
EUHM Branch Library EUH Branch Library
404.686.1978 404.727.0287
jnemeth@emory.edu  hannah.rutledge@emory.edu 

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