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Diagnosaurus differential diagnosis tool

DynaMed provides synthesized information on over 2,000 topics based on systematic review of 500 core clinical journals. Email Library@pcom.edu to request the required registration code before attempting to download.

Essential Evidence Plus includes POEMs, Cochrane Systematic Review abstracts, decision support tools, diagnostic calculators supporting selection and interpretation of diagnostic tests and the H&P, summaries of evidence-based practice guidelines. Follow instructions for registering after downloading.

Lexi-Comp  drug information system 

MedCalc   calculators


Micromedex Summaries drug databases, patient education


Shots 2008

Directories of Medical Links (free and commercial)

Health Sciences Resources from the University of Alberta has links to textbooks, drug handbooks, current awareness, calculators, etc.
PDA Users Guide from the University of Rochester Medical Center
Specialty PDA Resources from the University of Chicago includes Anesthesiology, Ob, Pediatrics, Psychiatry

Medical Applications (explore Directories listed above for additional resources)

Avantgo current awareness service has many health & medicine channels
Ectopic Brain links to many treatment guidelines & calculators for the Palm
ePocrates popular drug reference program
Handheldmed links to commercially available applications
Healthy Palm Pilot applications, tutorials, FAX, and forums
Medical PocketPC resources for the Pocket PC
Meds PDA Software Catalog
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Palm clinical practice guidelines
NLM Mobile - NCBI Bookshelf, AidsInfo, WISER
PDA Cortex store for listservs, reviews, products
PdaMD.com news, product reviews, & tutorials on maintaining and upgrading your PDA
USDA Nutrient Database for download

March 28, 2008