Try Gideon and VisualDX in STD Awareness Month


Lane features GIDEON and VisualDx as its April “Resources of the Month” in STD Awareness Month.

GIDEON: Global Infectious Disease & Epidemiology Network

  • For travel medicine and infectious disease practitioners as well as microbiologists
  • Comprehensive database of infectious disease outbreaks
  • Differential diagnosis, country information and treatment options based on entered patient information
  • Distribution of disease visually displayed on global maps
  • List of anti-infective drugs, including prescribing information, drug interactions, and microbial susceptibility
  • Evidence based and updated daily

VisualDx: Diagnostic decision support tool

  • Diagnostic decision support tool allowing for increased diagnostic accuracy
  • Visual pattern recognition–useful for differential diagnosis
  • Expansive database of visual images spanning age, gender, skin type
  • Integrated into Up-to-Date through Lane’s institutional access
  • Access also available at mobile devices via iOS and Android apps

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