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Physicians’ Desk Reference


The PDR is the most recognized drug information reference source in the U.S.   The searcher can type in the drug name or browse a list of drugs.  This website also includes a list of clinical articles selected by a team of physicians.  This team of editors reviews articles published in over 2,000 medical journals and the popular press. Within 24 hours of publication, the team writes a summary of each article, sorts it into 35 specialties and 800 subspecialties, and ranks it for its clinical relevance.


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Dates covered

Most current drug information.

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Type of coverage

Drug information.

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related resources

Physicians’ Desk Reference.

Producer/content provider

PDR Network

Vendor/electronic presentation provider

PDR Network

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