Databases

The Library subscribes to a range of resources, E Journals and E books covering a wide range of medicine and allied health topics, bringing a wealth of up- to- date and reliable information to clientele. The following resources are available: (User authentication required).

 

Acland Anatomy

Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy contains more than 300 video clips of real human anatomic specimens in their natural colors. The videos show moving structures—muscles, tendons, and joints—making the same movements that they make in life. The clips build complex structures step-by-step—from bone to surface anatomy—to provide a foundation for understanding anatomical structure and function. Clear narration and labeled structures reinforce learning and review.

 

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Arab World Research

Arab World Research is the leading full textdatabase with Arabic Language journals. Coverage includes the following areas, Health, Technology, Sociology Business, Economics, Education, in over 85 full-text titles in Arabic LanguageOver 300 full-text resources, including nearly 200 academic journals. Coverage is from 1990 to the present.

 

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CINAHL Complete

This is the world''s most comprehensive nursing & allied health research database, providing full text for more than 770 journals indexed in CINAHL®, including many of the most-used journals in the index with no embargo. Of those, 464 are not found with full text in any version of Academic Search, Health Source® or Nursing & Allied Health Collection™.Offering complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses'' Association, CINAHL covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. In addition, this authoritative file offers access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters.

 

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ClinicalKey

ClinicalKey is now available, ClinicalKey delivers all of Elsevier''s medical and surgical content in one dynamic resource, giving physicians access to over 900 top books, over 500 top journals, thousands of videos and millions of images. Resources in various specialties provide access to some of the resources from your requirements list. In order to access some services and download resources, registration is required.

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Dentistry & Oral Sciences Source

Dentistry & Oral Sciences Source offers an extensive collection of important full-text journals, as well as dozens of full-text monographs. The collection includes more than 210 full-text journals, including many of the top-ranked titles in the discipline. Topics covered include General Dentistry, Dental Public Health, Endodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Pediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics, Dentofacial Orthopedics, and Oral Science.

 

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Evidence-based Medicine Reviews (Cochrane)

EBMR helps clinicians practice EBM through a combination of resources that provide: systematic reviews of topics; article reviews; and access to definitive controlled trials. It includes 7 of the most trusted EBM databases.

 

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Health Business Elite

This database provides comprehensive journal content detailing all aspects of health care administration and other non clinical aspects of health care institution management. Topics covered include hospital management, hospital administration, marketing, human resources, computer technology, facilities management and insurance. Health Business™ Elite contains full-text content for nearly 600 journals such as H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks, Harvard Business Review (available back to 1922), Health Facilities Management, Health Management Technology, Healthcare Financial Management, Marketing Health Services,Modern Healthcare, and many more.

 

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Informa Healthcare eBooks (CRC Press)

Informa Healthcare’s online book collection offers a comprehensive set of medical and pharmaceutical resources in over 30 areas of Medicine. The collection provides access to more than 16,000 chapters from 600 recently published titles.

 

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MD Guidelines

MD Guidelines provides information, tools and protocols and delivers vital return to work information essential for effective decision-making, case management, and achieving optimal employee outcomes. The original MDGuidelines content is joined by ACOEM Practice Guidelines, predictive modeling tools, opioid treatment guidelines, medical monographs, state treatment guidelines for Workers'' Compensation, and more - in one convenient online package. Powered by ACOEM''s evidence-based treatment guidelines, and Reed Group''s data and clinical expertise. (Restricted access).

Medline Complete

An unprecedented full-text collection of the most sought-after medical journals.This exceptional database provides full text for the most prominent journals used in the field of medical research. MEDLINE Complete is the largest full-text companion to the MEDLINE index, containing full text for more than 2,100 journals. This collection also provides full text for many of the most used journals included in the index—with no mbargo. Unique Content Of the 2,100+ full-text journals available in MEDLINE Complete, more than 1,200 titles are not found with full text in any version of Academic Search™, Health Source® or Biomedical Reference Collection™. In addition, MEDLINE Complete contains more than 600 unique titles not found in MEDLINE with Full Text. Research authoritative medical information from such fields as medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more with MEDLINE.

 

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Nursing Reference Center (NRC)

Nursing Reference Center (NRC) is a comprehensive reference tool designed to provide relevant clinical resources to nurses and other healthcare professionals, directly at the point-of-care.

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Ovid Journals

Ovid Journals offers the best selection of current, core journal content in medicine, nursing, and science. Plus, with OvidSP, users can simultaneously search journal content with books and databases using natural language processing or advanced search tools.

 

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SPORTDiscus

The Most Comprehensive Resource for Health and Sports Medicine Information. EBSCO Health offers SPORTDiscus with Full Text. This database covers a multitude of topics from hundreds of sports and sports medicine journals from a variety of well-known and respected sources. SPORTSDiscus will be an essential resource for any health professional looking for literature in their profession and area of research including: Sports and Athletic Trainers, Exercise and Fitness Instructors, Nutritionists, Occupational Therapists, Health Educators, and more. Physical EducationSports SciencesClinical Specialties such as OrthopedicsKinesiologyExercise Science and FitnessPhysical TherapyHealth EducationOccupational Health and SafetyNutritionConsumer HealthCoaching and Education530 full text journals in the above subjects.

 

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Springer eBooks

Springer’s eBook Collection uses the portability, searchability, and unparalleled ease of access of PDF and HTML data formats to make access for researchers, as convenient as possible. Springer eBook Collections offer accurate reproductions of high quality Springer print book publications, together with all the added benefits of an online environment, including exceptional search capabilities and bookmarks. • Unlimited 24/7 access • Access to the full range of books including: monographs, textbooks, handbooks and • reference works • Seamlessly integrated with Springer journals • Searchable by keywords • No DRM (Digital Rights Management) • Access to over 3,000 eBooks • More than 290 new titles per year.

 

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Visible Body

Visible Body is a suite of online programs that cover anatomy, physiology, muscles, the skeleton and the circulatory system through interactive 3D models, animations, quizzes, along with companion mobile apps for the iPad® and Android-based tablets. Visible Body''s products were built on 3D gaming technology that combine the latest trends in online education engagement with exclusive anatomical content. It is the only complete online plus mobile anatomy education solution for health science institutions.

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UpToDate

UpToDate® is an evidence-based, physician-authored clinical decision support resource which clinicians trust to make the right point-of-care decisions. More than 6,300 world-renowned physician authors, editors, and peer reviewers use a rigorous editorial process to synthesize the most recent medical information into trusted, evidence-based recommendations that are proven to improve patient care and quality. More than 1.1 million clinicians in 180 countries and almost 90% of academic medical centers in the United States rely on UpToDate to provide the best care.

More than 60 research studies confirm widespread usage of UpToDate and its association with improved patient care and hospital performance. One, a study by researchers at Harvard published in the Journal of Hospital Medicine in 2011, showed that hospitals using UpToDate experienced shortened hospital stays, fewer deaths and better quality performance than non-UpToDate hospitals.

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Scopus

Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in   the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyze and   visualize research.

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USMLE Easy

USMLE Easy is a diagnostic and self-assessment tool with a bank of 2,5000+ online USMLE™-type questions to study, practice, and simulate the test-taking experience for Step 1 and Step 3. USMLEasy provides customizable web-based practice tests covering all disciplines and organ systems that tell you everything you need to know to study effectively and returns detailed results with targeted remediation based on test results - links to free selected readings from Access Medicine's Lange Library, providing the knowledge you need to master your most challenging subjects. Users build a robust performance profile that allows you to track your results performance by topic and your test scores over time.

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BMJ Learning

A leading international online learning CME/CPD website that provides over 1300 peer reviewed interactive learning modules on clinical and non-clinical topics. Modules include Sepsis in Adults, Infection Control, Diabetes, Leadership and Audit. BMJ Learning is internationally and locally UAE accredited as a CME/ CPD resource. Provided by healthcare organisations to healthcare professionals across the region and internationally.

  • Hundreds of online CPD/CME learning modules in over 70 clinical and non-clinical specialty topics
  • Stay up-to-date with your training, appraisal, the latest guidelines and best practice
  • Interactive website including audio and video modules
  • Print or download certificates as proof of your learning
  • Plan and record your learning online with BMJ Portfolio.

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BMJ Research to Publication

Research to Publication is an eLearning programme for early career academics in healthcare research brought to you by BMJ in collaboration with UCSF.

This programme offers a comprehensive set of stand-alone, self-study modules that lets learners choose what to study, and do so at their own pace. Focused entirely on medical research, Research to Publication draws on the expertise of The BMJ's research editors and UCSF's academics to guide learners through the entire process from designing a study, to seeing it published in an international journal.

The courses and modules in this programme are designed to stand alone however we strongly recommend that students taking the following three courses - Designing clinical research; Introduction to clinical trials; and Responsible conduct of research - purchase or otherwise gain access to the textbook Designing Clinical Research as this provides an extra level of detail students will find useful.

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