Draws from a collection of clinical resources published by Elsevier covering every medical and surgical specialty. Includes journals, books, practice guidelines, patient education, drug information and MEDLINE citations and abstracts from PubMed. Pulls the latest abstracts and information daily, so searches provide the most current information on a given topic.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
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. The target audience for Cochrane Clinical Answers is healthcare practitioners and professionals, and other informed health care decision-makers.
The acclaimed First Aid series and USMLE study aids give medical students the edge they need to excel on coursework and on the boards. The collection is comprised of 19 ebooks covering Steps 1-3, along with pharmacology review flash cards and internal medicine correlations and clinical scenarios.