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PubMed and Beyond: Clinical Resources from the National Library of Medicine

Class Details

We should call this class "Around the NLM Clinical World in 90 minutes!" This webinar provides an introduction to nearly a dozen resources, including drug information, genetics information, clinical practice guidelines and evidence-based practice tools, and patient education. Participants who attend the webinar and complete a searching exercise will receive 3 MLA CE.

Webinar:
January 13, 2017 noon - 1:30 pm ET

Exercise due January 27, 2017

Date: 
Friday, January 13, 2017
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Region/Office: National
Jan 13, 2017
12:00PM - 1:30PM ET
Instructor(s): 
Kate Flewelling

Abstract

Taught by an experienced medical librarian, this presentation will introduce free bedside information resources for the busy clinician.  Resources presented will include Clinical Queries in PubMed/MEDLINE and free drug, patient education, and evidence-based information. 

Objectives

By the end of the session participants will be able to:

  • Find patient education information using MedlinePlus, NIHSeniorHealth and Genetics Home Reference.
  • Access drug information using Drug Information Portal.
  • Find clinical trials by condition and limit to those with results in ClinicalTrials.gov.
  • Find clinical practice guidelines.
  • Find systematic reviews in PubMed Health and PubMed/MEDLINE.

Course Materials

PubMed and Beyond Presentation
PubMed and Beyond Exercises

Continuing Education

Upon successful completion of this class, each participant will receive 1, 2, or 3 hours of continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.

Course Developer(s)

Author: Kate Flewelling, Health Professions Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region