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Free reliable internet resources in medicine

Free, Reliable Internet resources in Medicine

Fred Pond, MLS

Vice Rector, Library & Internet Medical Resources

Dartmouth Medical School

USA



The internet is
The Internet is:

  • Big, but is usually overwhelming

  • Powerful, but requires effort & patience


Today s presentation
Today’s Presentation

  • Focuses on three types of information on the Internet

  • Identifies methods to find exactly and specifically what you want to find


Internet resources in medicine
Internet Resources in Medicine

  • Internet Directory

  • Internet Textbook

  • Internet Database of Journal Articles


Internet directory
Internet Directory

  • Medical Matrix

  • http://www.medmatrix.org


Medical matrix http www medmatrix org
Medical Matrixhttp://www.medmatrix.org


Medical matrix www medmatrix org

“Full content, unrestricted access, Internet clinical medicine resources.“

Medical Matrix assigns ranks to Internet resources based on their utility for point-of-care clinical application.

Quality, peer review, full content, multimedia features, and unrestricted access are emphasized in the rankings.

Free, requires registration.

Medical Matrixwww.medmatrix.org


Internet textbook
Internet Textbook medicine resources.“

  • eMedicine

  • http://www.emedicine.com/


Emedicine http www emedicine com

Peer-reviewed online medical references and textbooks-- as emergency medicine, dermatology, wilderness, medicine, pediatrics, neurology, orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery, and radiology.

Searchable. Also includes consumer level texts.

Free, requires registration.

eMedicine  http://www.emedicine.com/


Internet database of journal articles
Internet Database of Journal Articles emergency medicine, dermatology, wilderness, medicine, pediatrics, neurology, orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery, and radiology.

  • PubMed/Medline

  • www.pubmed.gov


Pubmed medline http www pubmed gov

Contains bibliographic citations and author abstracts from more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

Free, no registration.

Comprehensive, 11 million citations dating back to the mid-1960's

Offers web access to reliable free journals.

PubMed/MEDLINE http:www.pubmed.gov


Pubmed medline

PubMed more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages./Medline

AN EFFECTIVE METHOD OF SEARCHING MEDICAL JOURNAL LITERATURE


How to search pubmed
How to Search PubMed more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Use MeSH Browser

  • Consider subject term subheadings

  • Use Limits to reduce retrieval

  • Combine terms to find references on two or more topics


Mesh browser
MeSH Browser more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Helps identify correct subject heading

    • ‘Translates’ our clinical terms to ‘academic’ terms

    • e.g.. Use Neoplasm instead of Cancer

    • e.g Use Cross Infection instead of Nosocomial infection


Subheadings
Subheadings more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Located under MeSH Browser, click on ‘detailed’ display after searching term

  • Choose correct subheading relating to the focus of your search

    • Drug therapy, rehabilitation, therapy

    • Blood, diagnosis, epidemiology, etiology

    • Adverse effects, contraindications, poisoning

  • Subheadings differ with the different terms


5177 ! more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.


Limit your search
Limit Your Search more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Human

  • Language

  • Years; e.g. 1995-2001

  • Patient age

  • Abstracts


Patient age groups

Infant, <30 days more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

Infant, >30 days to 2 yrs

Child, preschool,2-5

Child, 5-12 yrs

All Child, 0-18 yrs

Adolescent, 13-18

Adult, 18-44 yrs

Adult, middle age 45-64 yrs

Aged, 65-79 yrs

Aged, over 80 yrs

Adult, all years

Patient Age Groups


6 ! more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.


Combine subject terms
Combine subject terms more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Use to combine two or more subject terms

  • For Example: penicillins & urinary tract infections


Finding full text articles
Finding full text articles more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Display abstract to see publisher icon

  • Visit publisher web site


Full text of article more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.


Full text of article more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.


Full text journals on pubmed
Full Text Journals on PubMed more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

BMJ 2000;321:1103 ( 4 November )Bleeding and pneumonia in intensive care patients given ranitidine and sucralfate for prevention of stress ulcer: meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials

A Journal list of free full text articles in PubMed is available at: (fill in)

User registration, a subscription fee, or some other type of fee may be required to access the full text of articles for some journals. Policies vary by provider and by journal.


More search methods
More Search Methods more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Author searching

  • Journal searching

  • Finding complete references

  • Saving searches


Author search
Author Search more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Family name, first & second initials

  • No first names

  • For example.. IVANOV SJ


IVANOV SJ more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.


For more help more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.


Journal search
Journal Search more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

Click on Journal browser

Enter journal title or abbreviation, e.g.

>BMJ

>British Medical Journal


BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.


Finding complete references
Finding complete references more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

Find the abstract to a journal reference you want to know more about.


Saving searches
Saving Searches more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Save a complicated search to conduct at a later time

  • Requires free registration

  • Can be customized to your needs.


For more information
For More Information more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Overview

  • HELP/FAQ (frequently asked questions)

  • Tutorial

  • News/Noteworthy


Internet directory1
Internet Directory more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • Medical Matrix

  • http://www.medmatrix.org


Internet textbook1
Internet Textbook more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

  • eMedicine

  • http://www.emedicine.com/


Free books on the internet

Free Books on the Internet more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.

http://www.pubmed.gov


Thank you

Thank you! more than 4,000 biomedical journals in 70 languages.


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