Category: New Resource

Two Books in Health Services Research

by on February 7, 2019 3:05 pm
Lane gratefully received Health Disparities in the United States and Introduction to US Health Policy as gifts from the author, Donald A. Barr, Professor of Pediatrics at Stanford University. Health disparities in the United States The health care system in the United States has been called the best in the world. Yet wide health disparities persist between… Read more Two Books in Health Services Research

Lane's First Online CME Course Free to All

by on January 14, 2019 3:44 pm
Lane Medical Library has just launched Locating and Using Medical Information in the Digital Age,” a collection of short CME modules aimed at improving medical information management skills. Designed to meet the educational needs of a wide variety of medical specialties and professions (physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, etc.), this course will describe and demonstrate various strategies and tools… Read more Lane's First Online CME Course Free to All

Take the 2019 Stanford Medicine Data Survey

by on January 14, 2019 8:59 am
Lane Medical Library is asking Stanford Medicine researchers and affiliates to participate in its 2019 Data Survey. Responses from this survey will inform the development of the library’s new data services program. It includes questions about the type of data you work with, what software tools you use, and if you desire training on specific… Read more Take the 2019 Stanford Medicine Data Survey

[2019 Lane Exhibit] Adelaide Brown: A Stanford Medicine Pioneer

by on January 9, 2019 9:53 am
Lane Medical Library wishes everyone a happy new year by launching its 2019 annual exhibit in the library hallway — Adelaide Brown: A Stanford Medicine Pioneer. It is about Adelaide Brown, a woman who received her MD degree from Cooper Medical College (the predecessor to today’s Stanford Medicine) in 1892. Brown took on many initiatives and leadership… Read more [2019 Lane Exhibit] Adelaide Brown: A Stanford Medicine Pioneer

Secret Cures of Slaves: People, Plants, and Medicine in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World

by on November 29, 2018 1:30 pm
Lane gratefully received Secret Cures of Slaves: People, Plants, and Medicine in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World as a gift of the author, Dr. Londa Schiebinger, John L. Hinds Professor of History of Science at Stanford University. “In this book, Londa Schiebinger examines medicine and human experimentation in the Atlantic World, exploring the circulation of people,… Read more Secret Cures of Slaves: People, Plants, and Medicine in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World

What Lane Negotiated for Stanford Authors on Open Access Platforms

by on November 6, 2018 12:56 pm
Did you know what Lane Medical Library has negotiated on behalf of Stanford authors on some open access platforms? Please refer to the “Library Open Access Author Processing Charge Agreements” section on the bottom of this page for Stanford author discounts. Here are the list of the Open Access programs Lane Library participated: BioMed Central (BMC)… Read more What Lane Negotiated for Stanford Authors on Open Access Platforms

A WHO Guideline for Emergency Risk Communication (ERC) Policy and Practice

by on October 15, 2018 9:58 am
New book at Lane Medical Library: Communicating Risk in Public Health Emergencies: A WHO Guideline for Emergency Risk Communication (ERC) Policy and Practice. Provide overarching, evidence-based guidance on how risk communication should be practiced in an emergency. Guide countries on building capacity for communicating risk during health emergencies/ Developed for policy- and decision-makers responsible for managing… Read more A WHO Guideline for Emergency Risk Communication (ERC) Policy and Practice

New Institutional License with Covidence

by on September 25, 2018 1:43 pm
Lane Medical Library has purchased a three year institutional license with Covidence.  Any Stanford affiliate with a .stanford.edu, stanfordhealthcare.org, or stanfordchildrens.org email can use Covidence to manage an unlimited number of reviews (systematic or otherwise). In Covidence, you can import citations, screen titles and abstracts, upload references, screen full text, create forms for critical appraisal, perform risk of… Read more New Institutional License with Covidence

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease

by on May 29, 2018 9:32 am
The Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease is an international multidisciplinary journal to facilitate progress in understanding the etiology, pathogenesis, epidemiology, genetics, behavior, treatment and psychology of Alzheimer’s disease.                                                            … Read more Journal of Alzheimer's Disease

Optimizing Breast Cancer Management

by on May 16, 2018 10:08 am
New resources at Lane Library: Optimizing Breast Cancer Management. Presents expert opinions on a variety of key topics related to the management of breast cancer, with a focus on the implications of recent advances and research findings for clinical practice. Explores the controversy regarding mammography screening and reviews the contribution of new imaging modalities. Considerable attention… Read more Optimizing Breast Cancer Management