Clinical Resources

Point of Care

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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
30 million+ citations of biomedical literature.
Look for "Find It @ Emory" button to access full text.

PubMed Clinical Queries Search tools designed to retrieve targeted results
to clinical questions, with specific filters for study types,
systematic reviews, and medical genetics. 
AccessAnesthesiology Includes guidelines, procedural videos, self-assessment, and leading anesthesiology textbooks such as Morgan & Mikhail’s Clinical    Anesthesiology and Hadzic's Textbook of Regional Anesthesia.
AccessEmergency Medicine

Books, case files, drug information, and videos. Includes Tintinalli's
Emergency Medicine Manual
, Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies.

AccessMedicine

Books, case files, drug information, and videos.
Includes Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine.

AccessPhysiotherapy FA Davis PT Collection, books, case files, videos, and dissection. 
Includes Dutton's Orthopaedic Examination, Evaluation, and
Intervention
and Principles of Rehabilitation Medicine
AccessSurgery Books, case files, drug information, and procedural videos.
Includes Schwartz's Principles of Surgery.
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 A collection of 1000+ books and 600+ journals: includes
practice guidelines, 300+ Procedures Consult videos, and
drug monographs. Contains multiple core title textbooks.
Clinicaltrials.gov A database of privately and publicly funded clinical studies
provided by the National Library of Medicine. 
Cochrane Library A collection of databases that contain different types of high-quality,
independent evidence to inform healthcare decision making. Includes
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews and Cochrane Central Register
of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL).  
Cochrane Controlled Register of Trials (CENTRAL) A repository of randomized and quasi-randomized controlled trials.
Most CENTRAL records are taken from multiple bibliographic databases
and other published and unpublished sources.
Embase Covers international biomedical literature (1947 to present day).
Provides a dedicated search form to structure PICO questions, indexes
8,100+journals, including 2900 unique journals that are not contained
in MEDLINE, 3.6+ million conference abstracts (2009 to present).
JAMAevidence Provides Education Guides (PowerPoint slide sets for EBM instruction),
EBM glossary, calculators, critical appraisal worksheets (for studying
EBM concepts); includes The Rational Clinical Examination: Evidence-
Based Clinical Diagnosis, Users' Guides to the Medical Literature: A
Manual for Evidence-Based Clinical Practice
, and JAMA Guide to Statistics
and Methods
.
Joanna Briggs Institute Selected clinical topics in evidence-based recommended practices,
evidence summaries, best practice information sheets, systematic
reviews, and more.
CINAHL (University only) An EBSCOhost database of evidence-based nursing and allied
health literature. Indexes 5,300+ journals (1981 to present).
Psychiatry Online An American Psychiatric Association (APA) database of psychiatry,
mental health and behavioral science literature. Includes DSM-5,
APA Practice Guidelines, journals, and more.
STAT!Ref Provides access to 17 clinical medicine textbooks as well as drug,
coding, and reference resources. Includes AJCC Cancer Staging
Manual
, AHFS Drug Information®, Steadman’s Medical Dictionary, The Washington Manual® Of Medical Therapeutics, ICD-10 Conversion Tool,
and Evidence Alerts.
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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 created
by a New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) editorial board. Helps
healthcare professionals stay informed and current with the latest
medical research developments in a clinically relevant context.
AccessMedicine 2-Minute Medicine High-impact reports of breaking medical literature and seminal studies in multiple specialties. Curated and reported by a physician publishing group
out of Harvard Medical School.
ACP Journal Club A monthly feature of the Annals of Internal Medicine, created by the American College of Physicians (ACP). Summarizes the best new evidence for internal medicine and subspecialties from over 120 clinical journals

How to create alerts for new content

PubMed @ Emory MyNCBI features saved searches alerts and article collections.
DynaMed 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 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

Includes medical equations, clinical criteria, decision trees, statistics calculators, unit and dose converters, math calculator, glossary, and a listing of tools by specialty. Updated daily.  You must login
with your DynaMed profile (requires registration).

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 also provides information 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. 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. 

Emily Lawson, MSLIS, AHIP John Nemeth, MLS
Clinical Informationist & Coordinator of User Outreach Clinical Informationist
EUH Clinical Branch Library EUHM Clinical Branch Library
(404) 727-5192 (404) 686-1978
emily.lawson@emory.edu jnemeth@emory.edu 

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