Posts by Chris Stave
Stay Current with NEJM Journal Watch
by Chris Stave on June 1, 2023 9:00 amNEJM Journal Watch is a popular current awareness resource that provides practicing clinicians with expert commentary on research across twelve specialties and thirteen topic areas. Research articles from over 250 journals are evaluated and critiqued by a team of physicians and editors. NEJM Journal Watch also provides biannual General Medicine CME exams worth up to… Read more Stay Current with NEJM Journal Watch
Welcome, 2022 Residents & Clinical Fellows
by Chris Stave on June 20, 2022 12:22 pmLane Medical Library staff welcome you to Stanford! Lane Library is a world-class library with an extensive collection of journals, databases, and textbooks. You can access our resources and services through our library website. To help you get started, here are some top tools & services: Top Three Things to Know about Lane Library 1. Download… Read more Welcome, 2022 Residents & Clinical Fellows
Welcome, 2020 Residents & Clinical Fellows!
by Chris Stave on July 16, 2020 11:06 amLane Medical Library welcomes you to Stanford! Lane is a world-class library with an extensive collection of journals, databases, and textbooks. Our dedicated staff provides a wide range of services, including literature review support; digital document delivery; and consultation services through Lane’s liaison program. We also offer classes on topics ranging from how to conduct effective literature searches to managing… Read more Welcome, 2020 Residents & Clinical Fellows!
PubMed is Getting a New Look
by Amelia Llorens on September 23, 2019 10:33 amIn early 2020 the default PubMed search page will be updated to a new design. The new design will be mobile-responsive so you can easily search using a phone or tablet. Here are a few of the changes: 1. Search results will be sorted by best match by default, NOT by most recent! You have likely seen best match results in… Read more PubMed is Getting a New Look
3 POWER-TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR GOOGLE SEARCH SKILLS
by Chris Stave on June 21, 2019 9:38 pmsite: Exclude .coms from your search results: tetanus vaccine -site:.comSearch a single website: emergency medicine gamification site:stanford.eduSearch a specific domain: guidelines “urinary tract infections” children site:.org filetype: Search the full-text of PDFs: validated resilience physician filetype:pdfSearch other filetypes, including PPT (PowerPoint slides): residents sleep pods filetype:ppt Combine filetype and site searches: Search for PPT slides at Stanford: residents sleep pods… Read more 3 POWER-TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR GOOGLE SEARCH SKILLS
Try Gideon and VisualDX in STD Awareness Month
by Lin Sun on April 1, 2019 9:09 amLane 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 microbiologistsComprehensive database of infectious disease outbreaksDifferential diagnosis, country information and treatment options based on entered patient informationDistribution of disease visually displayed on global… Read more Try Gideon and VisualDX in STD Awareness Month
Go beyond PubMed for Research on Nutrition and Food Science!
by Lin Sun on March 4, 2019 9:48 amMarch is National Nutrition Month! Lane is highlighting Natural Medicines Database, CAB Abstracts and Global Health as its March “Resources of the Month.” Natural Medicines Database Unbiased, evidence based database Look up interactions between supplements, prescription, and over-the-counter medications Clinically relevant and evidence backed dosing information for specific conditions Evidence based data on efficacy and safety Patient… Read more Go beyond PubMed for Research on Nutrition and Food Science!