Quality Spine Care

by on March 7, 2019 10:13 am
Lane appreciatively received Quality Spine Care: healthcare systems, quality reporting, and risk adjustment as a gift of the author, John Ratliff, Professor of Neurosurgery and, by courtesy, of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center. Features: Provides insight on quality reporting in different healthcare systems Illustrates the state of the art in spine quality reporting: the first… Read more Quality Spine Care

Go beyond PubMed for Research on Nutrition and Food Science!

by on March 4, 2019 9:48 am
March 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!

Women in Data Science (WiDS) Regional Event at Lane

by on February 13, 2019 9:55 am
Lane is pleased to be an official ambassador of Women in Data Science (WiDS)* and to host an affiliated event WiDS Palo Alto @ Stanford Lane Medical Library.  On March 4, 2019, we will livestream the WiDS opening session followed by a panel discussion with information professionals who have built careers in data science. All the tickets… Read more Women in Data Science (WiDS) Regional Event at Lane

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

Need a survey or test?

by on February 5, 2019 12:10 pm
  Start here: PsycTESTS, HaPI and Mental Measurements Yearbook If you want to: Use a test or survey – Develop your own test – Look at how a particular topic is studied – Find tests relevant to a systematic review or grant proposal start with these 3 databases available through Lane Library. If you don’t… Read more Need a survey or test?

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

Try ECRI Guidelines Trust™

by on December 21, 2018 6:33 am
With July 2018 the shutdown of the National Guideline Clearinghouse, NGC, users are without an easy to use resource with strict inclusion criteria and quality assessments. To help fill the vacuum, the ECRI Institute is building the ECRI Guidelines Trust as a reliable repository of graded clinical practice guidelines. Their 471 guidelines, available via free registration… Read more Try ECRI Guidelines Trust™

Changes to Kanopy Access

by on December 18, 2018 12:00 pm
Stanford Libraries announced the “Changes to Kanopy Streaming Service” effective December 15. Due to the cost model Kanopy uses, Stanford Libraries, as well as several other academic libraries, are adjusting their access plans. Please click here for the announcement from Stanford Libraries. Summary of Stanford’s changes to Kanopy Beginning Winter Quarter 2019, the Libraries will subscribe… Read more Changes to Kanopy Access