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Clinical Externship Resources: Point of Care

Point of Care

DynaMed
UpToDate
ClinicalKey
AccessMedicine

DynaMed Plus

DynaMed is the next-generation clinical information resource designed to optimize speed to answer for the busy clinician. The content is written by a world-class team of physicians and researchers who synthesize the evidence and provide objective analysis. DynaMed topics are always based on clinical evidence and the content is updated multiple times each day to ensure physicians have the information they need to make decisions at the point of care. 

Users searching DynaMed will find:

  • Synthesized topic reviews that cover medical specialties, symptoms, diagnoses, tests, and treatments. 
  • Drug Monographs
  • Drug Interactions
  • Clinically organized topics designed to get the best answer quickly. 
  • Access to the full text of many references straight from DynaMed Plus.
  • Synthesized graded recommendations. 
  • Clinical calculators, medication information, and lab references. 
  • Patient education information. 
  • Continuously updated content, 24/7/365.

UpToDate

UpToDate is an evidence-based, physician-authored clinical decision support resource that assists clinicians with point-of-care decisions. 

More than 1.9 million clinicians in 190+ countries rely on UpToDate® to make the best care decisions and stay abreast of contemporary standards in the workflow and on-the-go. UpToDate is the only resource associated with improved patient outcomes and hospital performance, and studies show that clinicians who use UpToDate change their decisions 30 percent of the time. More than 7,100 world-renowned physician authors, editors, and reviewers use a rigorous editorial process to synthesize the most recent medical information into trusted, evidence-based recommendations. Every day, clinicians view topics covering 25 specialties over 1.6 million times.

UpToDate. (2020, March 18). About Us. https://www.uptodate.com/home/about-us

Users searching UpToDate will find:

  • Synthesized topic reviews that cover major medical specialties, symptoms, diagnoses, tests, and treatments, written, in short, concise paragraphs.
  • Drug Monographs
  • Drug Interactions
  • Society Guidelines
  • Access graded treatment recommendations, utilizing the GRADE system. 
  • Access Clinical Calculators and a Drug Interactions Database are available.  
  • Print patient education information.
  • Updated approximately every 4 months.

 

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