Essential Evidence Plus

Rutgers Restricted Access

Off-campus users will be prompted to log in


A database of filtered, synopsized, evidence-based information, this integrated search engine allows you to simultaneously search multiple databases: EBM Guidelines; Daily POEMs; Cochrane Abstracts; Selected Practice Guidelines; Decision Support Calculators; H&P Calculators; Diagnostic Test Calculators; Derm Expert; E/M Coding; ICD-9 Lookup Tool. Content is downloadable for use with PocketPC and PalmOS handheld devices. Available for use on computers via the Web or when downloaded to a Smartphone. Users may create a profile and have InfoPOEMs (Patient Oriented Evidence that Matters) sent via e-mail).


Help is available for various topics under both the 'Production Information' and 'Support' link in the main navigation bar.

User tools and features

See database description. Information for those re-registering the product on a personal device (smartphone) is found in this Adobe PDF file .

Dates covered


Updating frequency

Periodic (as new systematic review or guideline information is released).


Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Guideline Clearinghouse

Type of coverage

Point of care information to be used by physicians at the bedside in support of clinical decision making.

Producer/content provider


Vendor/electronic presentation provider


Core Subject(s)