Duke Medical Center Library & Archives
December 2019 Archive
New Medical Subject Headings
Posted On: Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 13:02 by Samantha Kaplan
New year, new MeSH!
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has added over 200 new terms to the Medical Subject Headings thesaurus, more commonly known as MeSH! MeSH terms help organize MEDLINE literature via standardized terms to facilitate effective and precise searching. The recognition of a concept as a MeSH heading affirms its scientific and societal presence. There are many notable additions to the list, including:
- Decision Making, Shared
- Duration of Therapy
- Historical Trauma
- Military Health
- Missed Diagnosis
- Opioid Epidemic
- Right to Health
- Weight Prejudice
You can review the full list of terms here on...MORE
Another Change to PubMed!
Posted On: Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 16:27 by Beverly Murphy
Starting today, the Getit@duke button will be the only button in PubMed to access Duke full text subscriptions. The MedLib Online button has been retired due to changes at the National Library of Medicine, which manages PubMed.
With the Getit@Duke button, you can:
- Access our full text journal articles from PubMed, whether you are on campus or off
- Connect directly to the PDF of the journal article, if available
If you do not see the Getit@Duke button in PubMed, you will need to access PubMed at mclibrary.duke.edu/pubmed or...MORE