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New DynaMed Plus coming to Emory!

The Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library  will shortly upgrade to DynaMed Plus.  Look for the new product to be available here at Emory in the next month! DynaMed Plus clinical topics will feature a section called Overview and Recommendations, providing quick background information and graded, evidence-based management recommendations.  ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes are given for…

GIDEON: Diagnosing and tracking infectious diseases

GIDEON (Global Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology Network) is a global infectious disease knowledge management tool.  Continuously updated information includes: Clinical Build a differential diagnosis based on travel history, symptoms, and laboratory data Review a summary of clinical disease information, including incubation period, diagnostic tests, typical therapy View country-specific travel information View information on anti-infective drugs…

Clinical Procedures Videos

Want to see a video on how to do a procedure that is accompanied with detailed instructions and relevant images? The WHSC Library offers over 400 procedures videos through the Clinical Key subscription.  To access videos, log in with a valid Emory NetID and password. Once in Clinical Key, search for a topic, or limit results…

AccessMedicine Mobile App

With the AccessMedicine App, access these point of care resources: Quick Medical Dx & Rx: presents evidence based information on conditions frequently encountered in medical practice Fitzpatrick’s Color Atlas of Clinical Dermatology:  aids in the diagnosis of dermatologic conditions with color images Differential Diagnosis Tool: browse 1,000 diagnoses by symptom, disease or organ systems Diagnostic…

VisualDx Leaving, Check Out These Alternatives

VisualDx, a clinical information tool, sponsored by the Georgia Department of Public Health, will no longer be available from the Emory Libraries’ websites as of July 30, 2015; the Georgia Department of Public Health has cancelled its subscription.  Here are alternative, Emory Libraries’ licensed resources that provide similar content: 1. For images of skin findings…

Now Available: DynaMed Resident Focus Newsletter

Written by medical residents, the DynaMed Resident Focus is a free e-newsletter. The Resident Focus is an outlet for residents involved in the DynaMed community to share recent evidence they find to important and relevant.   DynaMed Resident Focus consists of a brief summary of a recent article that the author finds thought-provoking or significant to…

Control of Communicable Diseases Manual available through Unbound Medicine

The latest edition of the Control of Communicable Diseases Manual is now available in Unbound Medicine. In addition to the manual, Unbound Medicine “includes citations, abstracts, and full-text links from the latest issues of journals such as the American Journal of Public Health and Bulletin of the World Health Organization along with news feeds from…

New DynaMed Mobile App is Live!

The popular clinical resource DynaMed has just released a mobile app for iPhone, iPad and  Android devices.  Please see below for download instructions.  The new app includes features that allow users to access content offline, bookmark favorites, set up email topic alerts and write or save notes on particular topics. To Download DynaMed mobile app…

Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination now available online

The Health Sciences Center Library has acquired a license to Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination online.  The online platform is not OS dependent so users can also view it on their mobile devices.  The URL for Bates’ is: http://pid.emory.edu/ghpgh.    The Bates’ online has increased functionality by updating videos from its original series, adding…

National Nurses Week 2014

It is National Nurses Week (May 6-12 2014) and the WHSC Library is celebrating by highlighting new eBooks available in the field of Nursing and Nursing education.  Check out the titles below or search DiscoverE, Emory’s online catalog to find additional titles. Other WHSC Library databases and resources identified to support the field of Nursing…