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The Library is subscribing Six online databases for providing the spontaneous and up-to-date information to the user.

Access to 1800+ Full Text Titles related to medical and health sciences. And of these, over 910 include MEDLINE® indexing.

ProQuest Health and Medical Complete provides in-depth coverage from over 1,900 publications. More than 1,200 are available in full text and over 900 include MEDLINE indexing with Coverage from 1986 onwards.

In addition, the database includes charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements essential to medical research.

The journals cover major clinical and healthcare disciplines, including medical sciences, immunology, pharmacy and pharmacology, nursing, physical fitness and hygiene, surgery, and others.

UpToDate is a comprehensive evidence-based clinical information resource, designed to provide physicians the quick access to practical and reliable answers to questions that arise during the course of patient care.

The UpToDate physician editors and authors synthesize available clinical evidence and their expert experience to provide precise and concise diagnosis and treatment recommendations. Additionally, the content of UpToDate is organized and delivered in a format that makes it usable right at the point of care via online access.

The content in Up-To-Date is original material written by well-known international faculty of over 3000 authors, all of whom are practicing physicians and leading experts in their specialties. It is written to the specialist level and is systematically peer-reviewed.

The physician editors incorporate clinical findings from the more than 350 medical journals reviewed each month. In terms of volume, the content available in Up-To-Date is the equivalent of over 70000 pages of text, graphics and abstracts, or an entire medical library.

Scope:

Exam Master® provides high quality, web-based exam preparation systems for medicine, nursing, pharmacy, physician assistant, and the health sciences.

Coverage:

S. No Subject Coverage No of Questions
1 Medical Subjects (USMLE) Step 1, 2, 3 11,400 +
2 Pharmacy Review (NAPLEX) 1,575 +
3 Nursing Review (NCLEX) 3,800 +
4 Dental Review (NBDE) Part 1 2,150 +

Features:

* It provides access to a huge collection of medical & health sciences question bank containing more than 19000 questions.

* It provides exams which simulate the actual board examination.

It provides question & answers with explanations which help them in self analysis and students can access the questions in both test/study modes for better practice.

Faculty/ Administrator can use/construct their own questions with existing questions and circulate among the group of students.

MicroMedex is a clinical decision support solution that helps physicians, nurses, and pharmacists improve workflow, reduce medication errors, enhance disease and condition management, and improve patient care.

We are subscribing the following 2 different modules to meet out our basic requirements.

DrugDex System

Designed to deliver unbiased drug information for those who prescribe, order, dispense, or administer medications, the DRUGDEX® System provides independently reviewed data gathered from the world’s medical literature. FDA-approved and investigational drugs, along with nonprescription and non-U.S. preparations, are covered with regard to dosage, pharmacokinetics, cautions, interactions, clinical applications, and comparative drug efficacy.

Drug-Reax System

The DRUG-REAX® System, an interactive drug interactions program developed by MICROMEDEX, allows clinicians to check for interacting drug ingredients, their effects, and clinical significance. It provides drug (including additive adverse effects), drug-food, drug-disease, drug-ethanol, drug-tobacco, drug-alternative medicine, and drug-laboratory interactions, along with previous allergic reactions.

The world’s most comprehensive nursing & allied health research database, providing full text for more than 770 journals indexed in CINAHL. Of those, 464 are not found with full text in any version of Academic Search™, Health Source® or Nursing & Allied Health Collection™. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index – with no embargo.

  • Full text for more than 770 Journals
  • Full text for more than 275 books/monographs
  • Full text coverage dating back to 1937
  • Indexing for more than 4600 journals
  • More than 2.8 million records dating to 1981

Acland’s Video Atlas of Human Anatomy presents video recordings of real dissected human cadaveric specimens. The specimens have not been embalmed and therefore retain the colour, texture and mobility of the living body. The recordings show real life movement and transcripts of the audio can be printed out.

There are tests and a glossary, and the content can be searched by anatomical region, part or using an A-Z index.

The Atlas contains five sections: upper extremity, lower extremity, trunk, head & neck, and internal organs.

Animal Simulator is an online program by Elsevier that enables you to perform various animal experiments on a virtual environment.

Provides nurses and healthcare professionals with patient information handouts. The content includes: 

  • Over 12,000 evidence-based patient handouts
  • More than 4,000 diseases and conditions
  • Over 750 specific procedures and lab tests
  • More than 2,800 lifestyle and wellness topics
  • Over 1,100 unique drugs (more than 3,750 brand and generic names)
  • Discharge and home care information for more than 1,300 topics