Category: Highlighted Resource

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DXplain for Differential Diagnoses 

by on July 1, 2024 9:00 am
What do you get when you combine a medical textbook with a computer science lab with Bayesian logic? You get DXplain, a clinical decision support system that is as impressive as it is incredibly fun and useful for education and generating a differential in those mystery cases. On the DXplain platform, you input clinical findings,… Read more DXplain for Differential Diagnoses 
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BMJ Best Practice: Empowering Clinicians at the Point of Care

by on June 3, 2024 8:00 am
BMJ Best Practice gives you access to the latest evidence-based guidance to inform your decisions in an easy-to-digest format. You can use BMJ Best Practice as a resource for staying current with best practices and ensuring your patients receive the most up-to-date treatments. Example of a BMJ Best Practice topic page on gestational hypertension. Key… Read more BMJ Best Practice: Empowering Clinicians at the Point of Care
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Celebrate Nurses Month with AccessAPN

by on May 1, 2024 8:00 am
May is This Nurses Month! We are celebrating the incredible dedication of all nurses at Stanford Health Care and Stanford Medicine Children’s Health by highlighting a top nursing resource:  bringing you the authoritative and interactive resources of AccessAPN.! Developed by McGraw Hill in partnership with Sigma Theta Tau, AccessAPN is a comprehensive online library specifically… Read more Celebrate Nurses Month with AccessAPN
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Thieme MedOne ComSci

by on April 1, 2024 8:00 am
In honor of Autism Acceptance Month this April, we will look at a great recent addition to our collection that offers comprehensive audiology and speech-language pathology resources, including some excellent resources to support effective communication interventions for those working with children and adults on the autism spectrum: Thieme’s MedOne ComSci. This online platform combines comprehensive… Read more Thieme MedOne ComSci
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DynaMed and the Elephant in the Room 

by on March 1, 2024 6:00 am
Coffee vs. tea, dogs vs. cats, Windows vs. Mac, and DynaMed vs. UpToDate. In each case, you really can’t talk about one without comparing it to the other. We are fortunate to work, study, and teach at a well-funded private institution where we can try out a wide variety of resources. Lane Medical Library offers… Read more DynaMed and the Elephant in the Room 
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Dive into the Depths of Hospital Data with AHA Data Sets

by on February 1, 2024 8:00 am
Feeling lost in a sea of generic medical databases? Craving data that goes beyond diagnoses and procedures? Fear not for AHA Data is here to be your compass! Developed by the American Hospital Association, this treasure trove holds the key to unlocking a wealth of information about the inner workings of healthcare institutions across the… Read more Dive into the Depths of Hospital Data with AHA Data Sets
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Altmetric Explorer: Unveiling the Buzz

by on January 1, 2024 9:00 am
Have you ever wondered how your research is impacting the world beyond the scope of academic publishing? Look no further than Altmetric Explorer, a powerful tool that unveils the online “buzz” surrounding your scholarly work. What is Altmetric Explorer? Altmetric Explorer is a unique platform that goes beyond traditional citation metrics, revealing the broader reach… Read more Altmetric Explorer: Unveiling the Buzz
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Covidence: The Tool You Need to Manage Your Review

by on December 1, 2023 9:00 am
Are you a seasoned researcher looking to streamline your systematic reviews, or are you just embarking on your first review project? Either way, Covidence is here to make your academic life easier. With its user-friendly interface and powerful features, it can reduce the time spent on your reviews by up to 35%. What’s more, it… Read more Covidence: The Tool You Need to Manage Your Review
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Announcing Our Holiday Hours - 2023

by on September 18, 2023 6:57 pm
In observance of Thanksgiving, Lane Medical Library will be closing early on Wednesday, November 22, at 5 pm. We will be closed from Thursday, November 23 through Saturday, November 25. During this closure, all services will be unavailable. We will be open on Sunday, November 26 from 12 pm to 6 pm. Lane Medical Library… Read more Announcing Our Holiday Hours - 2023
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Complete Anatomy

by on September 1, 2023 9:00 am
Complete Anatomy (CA) is a powerful, highly detailed anatomy visualization platform available via mobile, tablet, and laptop. Used by Stanford Medical Students as an anatomical learning aid, CA provides 3D models of human anatomy available as female and male, allowing for contrasting different anatomies between sexes. Like a “virtual” dissection lab, layers can be removed… Read more Complete Anatomy