Physician Assistant

Databases

AccessMedicine

A collection of medical references including Harrison's Online, Hurst's the Heart, Goodman & Gilman's Pharmacology and the Lange Educational Library.

Anatomy.tv

A detailed 3D model of human anatomy organized by region. Use interactive zoom, rotation, angle, layers, and text to learn and study anatomy including  muscles, ligaments, nerves, veins, arteries and bones.   

CINAHL Complete with Full Text

The definitive research tool for nursing, and the most comprehensive source of  full-text articles from nursing and allied health journals, including physical and occupational therapy, physician assistant, public health, and more.  CINAHL Searching Tips.

ClinicalKey

Collates clinical information from books, journals, drug monographs, and  more.  Includes First Consult – a point-of-care decision tool, and Procedures Consult – video, text and illustrations for medical procedures.

Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials

A comprehensive source of reports of controlled trials and part of the Cochrane Library.  Records come from MEDLINE, Embase, other databases,  trial registers, and hand searches of journals.

Cochrane Collection Plus

Combines  databases from the Cochrane Library including Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials and four others.

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Contains full-text systematic reviews  and protocols for reviews currently being prepared focusing on the effects of healthcare from the Cochrane Collaboration.

DynaMed

An evidence-based decision tool created by physicians for physicians and other health care professionals for use at the point-of-care. Information is concise and bulleted.

Embase

Covers international biomedical literature and includes MEDLINE records plus records from thousands of additional journals.  Commonly used to track drugs and devices, and to support systematic reviews.

Exam Master

An efficient way to study for the USMLE, PANCE, NAPLEX, NBDE, board certification exams, and to review medical subjects.  You must create an individual account to access this resource using your UNE email address.

JAMAevidence

An educational resource for teaching and learning about Evidence-Based Medicine. Provides online access to the Users' Guides to the Medical Literature plus a glossary of EBM terms, learning tools, education guides and more.

Lexi-Comp Online

Point-of-care drug information including drug ID, interactions,  IV compatibility, toxicology, patient education,  and more. Used in many hospitals; integrates with UpToDate.

Natural Medicines

Evidence-based resource on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary and integrative therapies. Includes health and wellness database, comparative effectiveness, interactions checker, and more. 

Prescriber's Letter

A subscription service for prescribers to keep them up to date on new developments in drug therapy. Published by an independent research center that aims to provide concise, unbiased recommendations and advice.

ProQuest Central

 A multidisciplinary database,  over 160 subject areas are covered extensively including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology and the social sciences . 

PubMed

A biomedical database  containing millions of citations  from MEDLINE, life science journals and online books covering medicine, nursing, dentistry, and more. Free from the US National Library of Medicine. PubMed Tutorials.

 

Resident360

NEJM Resident 360 helps you prepare for your next rotation quickly and efficiently, provides support for coping with the pressures of resident life, and equips you to take the next major step in your career.

Scientific and Medical Art Imagebase (SMART)

Contains downloadable high quality medical illustrations and animations depicting anatomy, physiology, surgery, pathology, diseases, conditions, trauma, embryology, histology, and other medical topics

Scopus

Scopus is a multidisciplinary navigational tool that contains records going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly linked citations across the widest body of scientific abstracts available in one place.

UpToDate

Evidence-based, synthesized medical information for point-of-care decision-making.  Topics authored by physician experts are continually reviewed and updated to collate the best current evidence. UpToDate Tutorials.

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