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Library Classes: Answering Clinical Questions in Real Time

Answering Clinical Questions in Real Time

Answering Clinical Questions in Real Time

Class Description:
Quickly find answers to clinical questions using clinical point of care resources, such as Clinical Key, Dynamed, Isabel, UptoDate, VisualDx, Micromedex, or Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database. Find tools for clinical decision making, such as calculators, decision trees, clinical criteria, images and instructional multimedia, and drug comparisons. This class is intended for students, faculty, or staff with patient care responsibilities or an interest in patient care.
Learning Objectives

  • Review clinical point of care resources and highlight their strengths and weakness for specific information needs
  • Use features of PubMed which improve efficiency of searching
  • Identify available mobile apps and how to find information for accessing them
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