DynaMed

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Description

A "Just-In-Time" clinical reference tool integrating evidence based medicine with practical information for clinical practice on more than 3,200 clinical topics. DynaMed for PDA is now available. To obtain a serial number email DynaMedsupport@ebscohost.com from your University email account (no other email accounts will be accepted) requesting a serial number for your PDA device, or, ask for a serial number from your campus library's information desk.

Help

A link to Help is located in the upper right navigation bar of most pages.

User tools and features

Contains point-of-care information intended to be used at a patient’s bedside. It includes clinical decision rules, practice guidelines, calculators, and links to full-text articles indexed by the National Library of Medicine’s (NLM) PubMed. It may be used as a Web-based version on any desktop/laptop computer or downloaded for use on a Smartphone.

Dates covered

Current.

Updating frequency

Daily updates.

Sources

See vendor provided list.

DynaMed Editors systematically monitor journals, journal review services, systematic review collections, guideline collections, drug information sources and other relevant sources.

DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance process includes:

  • Cover-to-cover surveillance of highest-yield content sources
  • Targeted MEDLINE searches for systematic reviews and randomized controlled trials for high-yield journals
  • Targeted MEDLINE searches for selected subject areas (e.g., complementary therapies) across all indexed journals (approximately 5,200)
  • Comprehensive MEDLINE searches for guidelines

Type of coverage

Evidence-based healthcare information aimed at physicians, nurses, and other health professionals.

Print counterpart or
related resources

None.

Producer/content provider

EBSCO

Vendor/electronic presentation provider

EBSCO