OHSU

New Clinical Tools

09/18/09  Portland, OR

DynaMed 

DynaMed is a clinical reference tool for use at the point-of-care. It includes evidence-based, clinically-organized summaries for over 3,000 topics. DynaMed is updated daily and monitors the content of over 500 medical journals and systematic evidence review databases. Also included are patient handout and calculators for medical equations, decision support tools, prediction tools, statistics calculators, dose conversion tools and unit conversion tools.

  

JAMAevidence  

JAMAevidence is an evidence based practice learning tool, which contains the two core textbooks: Users' Guides to the Medical Literature: A Manual for Evidence-Based Clinical Practice, 2nd Edition and The Rational Clinical Examination: Evidence-Based Clinical Diagnosis. JAMAevidence also includes education guides, calculators, PowerPoint slide sets, and worksheets to assist users with the study and understanding of evidence based practice concepts.

 

Nursing Reference Center

Nursing Reference Center is a comprehensive reference tool designed to provide relevant, evidence-based, clinical resources to nurses and other health care professionals, directly at the point-of-care. It provides in-depth content, including conditions and diseases, patient education resources, evidence-based care sheets, drug information, continuing education, lab & diagnosis detail, best practice guidelines and 13 full-text electronic books, found under the "Practice Resources" tab.

 

VisualDx: Database trial extend through October 15th

VisualDx is visual clinical diagnostic tool that provides pictures and text information for common diseases and conditions. More information can be found here: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/education/library/about/whats-new/visualdx-trial-access.cfm

 

Once you've tried it out, please answer our very brief survey to provide feedback for our purchasing decision. It's about a 1 minute time commitment.

 

Very brief survey: http://icanhaz.com/visualdx