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Physician Assistant Resources

Databases

AccessMedicineMedical resources including Harrison's Online, Hurst's the Heart, Goodman & Gilman's Pharmacology and the Lange Educational Library. Mobile app instructions.

Bates' Visual Guide to Physical ExaminationClinical skills videos on head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques.

Case Files CollectionRealistic patient cases to help apply basic science and clinical medicine concepts. From AccessMedicine.

CINAHL CompleteThe comprehensive source for nursing and allied health journals, including physical and occupational therapy, physician assistant, public health, and more. Video tutorials.

ClinicalKeyCurrent clinical information for fast, concise answers at point-of-care. Mobile app instructions.

Cochrane Central Register of Controlled TrialsReports of controlled trials from MEDLINE, Embase and other databases, trial registers, and hand searches of journals.

Cochrane Clinical AnswersA physician-focused resource for clinical questions.

Cochrane Collection PlusSearches across the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, Cochrane Methodology Register, and Cochrane Clinical Answers.

Cochrane Database of Systematic ReviewsLeading database and journal of systematic reviews and protocols in health care.

DynaMedEvidence-based decision tool for point-of-care use.  Video tutorials. Mobile app instructions.

EmbaseInternational biomedical literature, including MEDLINE records. Commonly used to track drugs and devices, and to support systematic reviews.

Exam MasterCreate an individual account using your UNE email address to access practice exams for the USMLE, PANCE, NAPLEX, NBDE, board certification exams, and review medical subjects.

LexicompPoint-of-care drug information used in many hospitals; integrates with UpToDate. Video tutorial.  Mobile app instructions. 

Natural MedicinesEvidence-based resource on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary and integrative therapies.

NEJM Resident 360Resources to prepare for your next rotation and support for coping with the pressures of resident life from the New England Journal of Medicine.

PsycInfoPeer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health from journals, books, dissertations, and reports. From the American Psychological Association.

Public Health Database: ProQuestCore literature public health, including biostatistics, environmental health sciences, epidemiology, and behavioral sciences.

PubMed (MEDLINE)PubMed search of MEDLINE, the US National Library of Medicine database of biomedical literature. PubMed user guide, PubMed online training, "Find articles on a topic" interactive tutorial.

SMART (Scientific and Medical Art) ImagebaseHigh quality medical illustrations and animations depicting anatomy, physiology, histology, surgery and other medical topics.

ScopusCitations and abstracts from scholarly research journals across the sciences. Advanced tools for citation analysis and journal ranking. Video Tutorials. 

UpToDateEvidence-based, synthesized medical information for point-of-care decision-making. UpToDate video tutorials. Mobile app instructions. CME function requires registration for a free, personal account.

Visible Body Human Anatomy AtlasDetailed, Interactive 3D atlas of the human body. First time access will take about 30 seconds to load.  Video tutorials.  Mobile app instructions. 

Books & Videos

Textbooks & Reserves

Tools

RefWorksCollect references from online databases, websites and other sources. Easily insert citations into papers and automatically format reference lists. Sharing tools for groups.

Interlibrary LoanRequest for free nearly anything to which the UNE Libraries do not provide access.

DUNE:DigitalUNEFaculty and student publications in UNE's open access repository.

Gaps in the LiteratureLearn to identify gaps in the published literature to find areas of opportunity for contributing further research.