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Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials

Description

Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials is a bibliography of controlled trials identified by contributors to the Cochrane Collaboration and others, as part of an international effort to hand search the world's journals and create an unbiased source of data for systematic reviews.

Cochrane Clinical Answers

Description

Cochrane Clinical Answers (CCAs) provide a readable, digestible, clinically focused entry point to rigorous research from Cochrane systematic reviews. They are designed to be actionable and to inform decision making at the point of care. Each Cochrane Clinical Answer contains a clinical question, a short answer, and an opportunity to ‘drill down’ to the evidence from relevant Cochrane reviews. The evidence is displayed in a user friendly format, mixing narrative, numbers and graphics. 

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Description

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews contains full text articles, as well as protocols focusing on the effects of healthcare. Data is evidence-based medicine and is often combined statistically (with meta-analysis) to increase the power of the findings of numerous studies, each too small to produce reliable results individually.

Cochrane Methodology Register

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The Cochrane Methodology Register (CMR) is a bibliography of publications which report on methods used in the conduct of controlled trials. It includes journal articles, books and conference proceedings; these articles are taken from the MEDLINE database and from hand searches. The database contains studies of methods used in reviews and more general methodological studies which could be relevant to anyone preparing systematic reviews. CMR records contain the title of the article, information on where it was published (bibliographic details), and in some cases, a summary of the article. CMR is produced by the UK Cochrane Centre, on behalf of the Cochrane Methodology Review Group.

Ovid Healthstar

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Ovid HealthSTAR is comprised of data from the National Library of Medicine’s (NLM) MEDLINE. It contains citations to the published literature on health services, technology, administration, and research. It focuses on both the clinical and non-clinical aspects of health care delivery. The following topics are included: evaluation of patient outcomes; effectiveness of procedures, programs, products, services, and processes; administration and planning of health facilities, services, and manpower; health insurance; health policy; health services research; health economics and financial management; laws and regulation; personnel administration; quality assurance; licensure; and accreditation.

PubMed

Description

PubMed is a free resource supporting the search and retrieval of biomedical and life sciences literature with the aim of improving health–both globally and personally.

The PubMed database contains more than 32 million citations and abstracts of biomedical literature. It does not include full text journal articles; however, links to the full text are often present when available from other sources, such as the publisher's website or PubMed Central (PMC).

Available to the public online since 1996, PubMed was developed and is maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM), located at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

UpToDate

Description

The UpToDate system is an evidence-based clinical resource. It includes a collection of medical and patient information, access to Lexi-comp drug monographs and drug-to-drug interactions, and a number of medical calculators. UpToDate is written by over 7,100 physician authors, editors, and peer reviewers. It is available both via the Internet and offline on personal computers or mobile devices. 

ZynxEvidence

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A clinical reference tool for health care professionals. Provides clinically organized modules for over 200 conditions (common medical diagnoses, surgical procedures, admission types- i.e. critical care, rehabilitation, behavioral health, etc., and human response problems). Zynx Evidence is the only database currently integrated into the Plans of Care in the Epic EHR.

*Note: Access is only available on-site, remotely via Citrix Access Gateway, or within the EPIC environment. Not compatible with OpenAthens. 

ACS Online Video Library

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The American College of Surgeons Online Video Library is the easiest, most innovative, and cost-efficient way to view the entire Collection of ACS-selected narrated surgical procedures. More than 2,000 videos are available in a wide selection of body systems and procedure types, with new videos added each year.
 

Available to surgeons on staff at Lee Health only. Request the log-in information from the Medical Library: medlibrary@leehealth.org

Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials

Description

Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials is a bibliography of controlled trials identified by contributors to the Cochrane Collaboration and others, as part of an international effort to hand search the world's journals and create an unbiased source of data for systematic reviews.

NEJM

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NEJM.org features enhanced search and navigation, specialty pages, interactive content and graphics, and integrated multimedia features. It includes institutional-level access to all content from 1990 to the present (over 31,000 NEJM articles containing more than 55,000 images, tables, video, and audio) on an easy-to-access digital platform.
◾Full-text access to ground-breaking original research, review articles, and all other content dating back to 1990
◾PowerPoint slide sets and downloadable images, figures, and videos for presentations and teaching
◾Over 90 high-quality instructional videos and hundreds of interactive, multimedia teaching and learning tools at NEJM.org

NEJM Journal Watch Online

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NEJM Journal Watch is a leading source for clinically relevant summaries and perspectives. Its team of physician-editors reviews and summarizes the most important research in over 135 journals and also provides clinical takeaways and perspectives on changing guidelines and clinical topics.

◾Full-text access to key research summaries and expert perspective in six specialties, including cardiology, general medicine, hospital medicine, infectious disease, neurology, oncology & hematology
◾19 email alerts, in a range of specialties and topics
◾“Guideline Watch” articles summarizing key points of clinical guidelines
◾Exclusive online media, including podcasts, blogs, and audio interviews

Pediatric Care Online

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Description

Pediatric Care Online is a resource of the American Academy of Pediatrics integrating a full range of essential pediatric-specific clinical information and patient education content. This innovative and dynamic tool includes a wealth of point-of-care references, tools, videos, handouts, and more. 

  • Clinical answers from your point-of-care resource—Pediatric Care Online 
  • The complete Red Book Online—the definitive source for pediatric infectious disease diagnosis and treatment
  • The Pediatric Patient Education library with hundreds of pediatric-specific patient handouts including the Schmitt Pediatric Care Advice collection. Most handouts available in English and Spanish, and selected handouts in 12 additional languages.
  • Tool and resource collections in AAP Toolkits—featuring updated editions of the Bright Futures Tool and Resource Kit, ADHD Toolkit, Autism Toolkit, and Mental Health Toolkit.

PubMed

Description

PubMed is a free resource supporting the search and retrieval of biomedical and life sciences literature with the aim of improving health–both globally and personally.

The PubMed database contains more than 32 million citations and abstracts of biomedical literature. It does not include full text journal articles; however, links to the full text are often present when available from other sources, such as the publisher's website or PubMed Central (PMC).

Available to the public online since 1996, PubMed was developed and is maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM), located at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

STATdx

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STATdx is a diagnostic clinical decision support system for radiologists that includes:

  • More than 4,700 common and complex diagnoses
  • 200,000 expert-selected and annotated image examples
  • Approximately 1,400 differential diagnosis modules
  • Comprehensive normal imaging anatomy
  • 20,000 easily sortable patient cases with cine clips for select topics
  • Over 200 basic and advanced procedures

Contact the medical librarian to request your password.

UpToDate

Description

The UpToDate system is an evidence-based clinical resource. It includes a collection of medical and patient information, access to Lexi-comp drug monographs and drug-to-drug interactions, and a number of medical calculators. UpToDate is written by over 7,100 physician authors, editors, and peer reviewers. It is available both via the Internet and offline on personal computers or mobile devices. 

ZynxEvidence

Description

A clinical reference tool for health care professionals. Provides clinically organized modules for over 200 conditions (common medical diagnoses, surgical procedures, admission types- i.e. critical care, rehabilitation, behavioral health, etc., and human response problems). Zynx Evidence is the only database currently integrated into the Plans of Care in the Epic EHR.

*Note: Access is only available on-site, remotely via Citrix Access Gateway, or within the EPIC environment. Not compatible with OpenAthens. 

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UpToDate

Description

The UpToDate system is an evidence-based clinical resource. It includes a collection of medical and patient information, access to Lexi-comp drug monographs and drug-to-drug interactions, and a number of medical calculators. UpToDate is written by over 7,100 physician authors, editors, and peer reviewers. It is available both via the Internet and offline on personal computers or mobile devices.