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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, MLIS, Executive Director

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

Currently being updated. Available 11/10/17

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