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

These databases allow you to search for images/multimedia:

2. For differential diagnosis

  • Clinical Key – search for a disease.  The display will include a differential diagnosis from Ferri’s Clinical Advisor or First Consult
  • Gideon (for infectious diseases) – Under the Diagnosis tab, select multiple pathogens and use the Compare button to see a comparison of clinical findings

Under the Diseases tab, select geographic and demographic factors, as well as clinical findings, to display a differential


Contact Ask A Librarian for more information or to request a demonstration of these products.