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Diagnostic Decision Support System 

  1. DXplain is a unique highly interactive resource.  Enter signs & symptoms and review lists of possible diagnoses

Digests, Evidence-Based Resources  

  • InfoRetriever/InfoPOEMS (Web & PDA) - InfoPOEMs, Cochrane abstracts, more than 200 decision rules, 2,200 predictive calculators, over 700 summaries of evidence-based practice guidelines, and full 5-Minute Clinical Consult, including photos
  • ACP PIER –Physician Information & Education Resource – similar to Up to Date, overlap and unique topics
  • Clinical Evidence  - summarizes the current state of knowledge and uncertainty about the prevention and treatment of clinical conditions. It is neither a textbook nor a set of guidelines. It describes the best available evidence from systematic reviews and RCTs, and if there is no good evidence it says so.
  • OVID Cochrane Systematic Reviewsfull text of all Cochrane Systematic Reviews. Search EBM Reviews Full Text to search Cochrane, DARE, ACP Journal Club simultaneously
  • MD Consult – personal account. To register, click on Services & Request Forms in the left nav bar, scroll down to MD Consult Registration. A collection of electronic textbooks, journals, drug information practice guidelines, patient education materials, and timely news
  • UP TO DATE (Web, Pocket PC, Desktop) – personal account information and discs mailed to your home. Topic reviews are comprehensive, concise and fully referenced (restrictions: accounts provided only to 3rd & 4th year DO students and to PCOM interns and residents)

 Textbooks page over 100 textbooks by specialty

Drug Information

  • LEXI-COMP ONLINE – comprehensive drug information supplemented by specialized databases on pediatric and geriatric drugs, natural products, and drug-induced nutrition depletion.
  • Stat-Ref TextbooksAHSF Drug Information, Merck Manual, Mosby’s Drug Consult

TIP: use the left navigation bar on the Digital Library Home Page to explore the full range of resources. Use JOURNAL SEARCH to find a complete listing of PCOM electronic and print journals.

November 24, 2004