MEDICINE

Most popular point of care tools and databases:

BMJ Clinical EvidenceCurrent
Designed to deliver concise, evidence-based information at the point of care


e-Therapeutics CompleteCurrent
e-Therapeutics+ integrates content from CPhA's Therapeutic Choices and e-CPS. It is augmented by a wide and continuously growing range of external references to create a centralized drug resource for drug therapy information.
MEDLINE with Full TextFull text: 1965 - present
A comprehensive database including the full text of over 1,200 medical journals, covering a full range of clinical medicine topics: internal medicine, general medicine, primary care, family medicine, and general practice. Many of the most used journals are available without an access embargo period. covers virtually every area of biomedical literature including research, clinical practice, administraion, policy issues, and healthcare services. MEDLINE is searchable by index terms, synonyms, and subject headings found in the NLM MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) thesaurus, included online.
PsycINFO1872 - present
Bibliographic database "providing abstracts and citations to the scholarly literature in the psychological, social, behavioral, and health sciences. The database includes material of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields such as psychiatry, management, business, education, social science, neuroscience, law, medicine, and social work." It provides access to journal articles, books, chapters, and dissertations. Subjects: Psychology; also medicine, psychiatry, social work, linguistics, education, sociology, nursing, and other areas.
Health Star1966 to present
Selected citations from the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) MEDLINE and former HealthSTAR databases covering published literature on clinical and non-clinical aspects of health care delivery including health services, technology, administration, and research. 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. Subjects: Clinical and non-clinical health care delivery
AMED1985-Present
Complementary medicine; palliative care; physiotherapy, occupational therapy, rehabilitation, speech and language therapy; and podiatry
The Cochrane LibraryCurrent
Contains seven regularly updated, evidence-based health care databases.