Category: News

Revised Screening for Prostate Cancer Recommendation

by on May 14, 2018 10:26 am
The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force has revised its 2012 Prostate Cancer Screening Final Recommendation. The new 2018 Final recommendation appears in the May 8, 2018 online issue of JAMA. JAMA has published this as Open Access, so you may wish to copy and share this URL as well as bookmark it: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2680553. Lear more… Read more Revised Screening for Prostate Cancer Recommendation

Learn How to Do a Systematic Review: TRIAL ENDS May 17th

by on May 1, 2018 11:33 am
Lane Medical Library is trialing the Cochrane Interactive Learning Systematic Review modules . Please follow the log-in instructions and learn how to do a systematic review!We need your feedback. We have a small Starbucks incentive for the first 40 respondents who provide substantive feedback about the modules. Please complete the four question survey and provide… Read more Learn How to Do a Systematic Review: TRIAL ENDS May 17th

AHRQ taking down the National Guideline Clearinghouse

by on April 30, 2018 9:09 am
An announcement appeared recently on the AHRQ’s National Guideline Clearinghouse web site stating the the web site will not be available after July 16, 2018. The AHRQ will no longer have federal funding for this service. The NGC will continue to post summaries of new and updated evidence-based clinical practice guidelines until July 2, 2018.… Read more AHRQ taking down the National Guideline Clearinghouse

Schrödinger Workshop: Structure-Based Virtual Screening with Glide

by on February 22, 2018 2:32 pm
A workshop hosted by Stanford Libraries and Schrödinger February 28, 2018 9AM-1PM Training Room in the Robin Li and Melissa Ma Science Library, Sapp Center for Teaching and Learning, Room 402 (376 Lomita Drive) Highlights Hands-on how to perform a virtual screen for potential inhibitors using the ligand docking application, Glide The workflow for virtual screening,… Read more Schrödinger Workshop: Structure-Based Virtual Screening with Glide

ArcGIS Online Available to All Stanford Affiliates with SUNetID

by on February 13, 2018 2:47 pm
According to Stanford Geospatial Center, for anyone who has a SUNetID, you no longer need to go through the SGC to get an account.   About ArcGIS ArcGIS Online is a collaborative web GIS that allows you to use, create, and share maps, scenes, apps, layers, analytics, and data. You get access to Living Atlas of… Read more ArcGIS Online Available to All Stanford Affiliates with SUNetID

Sanford Guides App does not require you to renew

by on February 5, 2018 9:07 am
Attention! We have found that the publisher of the Sanford Guides has pushed notifications to Stanford people who have downloaded the Sanford Guides app that instruct you to go to the online store to renew. Please disregard these messages. Lane has contacted Sanford Guides and determined that they generated the notifications in error. There is… Read more Sanford Guides App does not require you to renew

Color Our Collections Week: February 5th-9th, 2018

by on February 5, 2018 8:00 am
Do you enjoy coloring or know someone who does? If so, check out Lane’s very own coloring book for Color Our Collections week! Started by The New York Academy of Medicine Library in 2016, Color Our Collections is a weeklong celebration of coloring on social media organized by libraries, archives, and cultural institutions from around… Read more Color Our Collections Week: February 5th-9th, 2018

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Practice Updates

by on January 17, 2018 3:38 pm
As an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the AHRQ gathers and analyzes data on a massive scale, providing a wealth of information for researchers, policy makers and clinicians. The AHRQ released 3 new practice updates in December: A Framework for Conceptualizing Evidence Needs of Health Systems: White Paper. Methods for… Read more Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Practice Updates

Explore Virtual Reality with Our New Mobile VR Kit

by on November 18, 2017 5:32 pm
VR has arrived at Lane Medical Library!Mobile VR is one of the most accessible forms of VR currently available. When used in conjunction with a headset, most modern smartphones are capable of supporting at least a basic semi-immersive 360° experience, with many modern smartphones running operating systems that are compatible with more immersive VR experiences.… Read more Explore Virtual Reality with Our New Mobile VR Kit

Guidelines for environmental infection control in health-care facilities

by on November 13, 2017 7:00 am
Guidelines for environmental infection control in health-care facilities; recommendations of CDC and the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC). Originally published in 2003, revised in 2017 with the revisions noted by yellow triangle alert icons in the text. Adherence to these guidelines “… will decrease the risk of health-care associated infections among patients, especially… Read more Guidelines for environmental infection control in health-care facilities