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4 Things about Duke Apps - You Won’t Believe the Last One!
Posted On: Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 17:06 by Brandi Tuttle

For those who have recently arrived to Duke, welcome! We can help you get your mobile device set up in the Duke Medicine environment. Check out our Mobile Apps Guide for more information on Duke provided apps (and more).

Did you know…

#1 Our Lexicomp app, Duke’s chosen clinical drug resource, has a new subscription code. You’ll need to update your account to continue using the app. These codes expire yearly. Click here & then click on the Mobile App Access button on the right. Follow the instructions for the new product code. If you haven't gotten started with Lexicomp yet, first...

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Categories: Alerts, Databases, Resource Updates

Tags: apps

Lexicomp Mobile App Code Changed 8/31
Posted On: Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 22:13 by Jesse Akman

Each year as part of the Lexicomp Online subscription, Duke receives an updated subscription to Lexi-Select, the Lexicomp mobile app. Mobile app subscriptions expired the end of August 2017.

  • Existing users:  Click here and click on the Mobile App Access button on the right. Follow the instructions for the new product code.
  • New subscribers: ...
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Categories: Alerts, Databases

Tags: Lexicomp, for researchers, mobile, apps

Staying Current
Posted On: Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 14:10 by Brandi Tuttle

 Journal articles, professional associations, CME, conferences, and Grand Rounds…how do you manage to keep up in an ever changing profession?  With only so much time, the Library wants to help you work smarter not harder! Check out our Current Awareness Guide which highlights resources such as:

  • MyNCBI to get a journal’s table of contents or get the latest research on a topic sent to you when you choose.
  • Browzine, available through Duke Libraries, to browse, read, and share journal articles.
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Categories: Alerts, Resource Updates

Tags: rss, My NCBI, apps, Browzine

ClinicalKey App Now Available (and replaces First Consult)
Posted On: Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 17:57 by Brandi Tuttle

The First Consult app from ClinicalKey has been retired! If you were a fan of this point-of-care resource or already like and use ClinicalKey, then you are in luck! All of the First Consult information (and more) is available via the ClinicalKey app.

Download the ClinicalKey app for Android

Download the ClinicalKey app for Apple iOS

Don't have a ClinicalKey username/password?

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Categories: Alerts, Databases, Explore Tools

Tags: mobile, apps

What's in your pocket?
Posted On: Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 09:56 by Brandi Tuttle

According to a 2015 Pew Research Center report, “64% of American adults now own a smartphone of some kind, up from 35% in the spring of 2011” and “62% of smartphone owners have used their phone in the past year to look up information about a health condition” [Pew Research Center American Trends Panel survey from October 2014]. Undoubtedly that number has increased. 

In a world where the Medical Center Library now lives in your pocket or purse, did you know that…

  • We maintain a Mobile Apps Guide offering information on many Duke provided resources (such as apps for DynaMed Plus or Lexicomp) as well as other useful productivity and...
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Categories: Databases, Explore Tools, Resource Updates

Tags: mobile, apps

Has Your UpToDate Anywhere Access Lapsed?
Posted On: Monday, November 11, 2013 - 11:17 by Megan von Isenburg

Have you gotten an email from UpToDate Support lately with the subject line "Your remote access to UpToDate has lapsed"? If you downloaded the UpToDate mobile app and haven't used it or signed into to UpToDate on campus for a while, your access may temporarily lapse.

Have no fear! It is easy to re-verify your affiliation with Duke. Simply complete one of these tasks:

  • While on a computer on the Duke campus, go to http://www.uptodate.com, click on the log in link and enter your UpToDate user name and password.
  • Access UpToDate through MaestroCare. 
  • Open your UpToDate Mobile App while on the Duke wifi network.
  • If you are working away from Duke for an extended period of time, for example doing global health work...

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    Categories: Databases

    Tags: mobile, UpToDate, apps

    Stay on Top of the Literature with the BrowZine App
    Posted On: Friday, July 19, 2013 - 10:34 by Brandi Tuttle

    Duke University Libraries is currently running a trial of BrowZine (think "browsing"), an app for ipads and Android tablets that enables you to browse, read, and monitor current journals in your subject areas.  BrowZine is compatible with Zotero, Dropbox, Evernote and other services (Mendeley and RefWorks coming soon!), allowing you to organize and manage your research seamlessly.  You may also save articles to your BrowZine pin board to read even when you don’t have Internet access.

    Download BrowZine to your device by following these easy steps:
    • From your iPad or Android device, download BrowZine from the App Store or...
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    Categories: Explore Tools, From the Literature, Resource Updates

    Tags: apps

    Looking for Apps?
    Posted On: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 09:00 by Megan von Isenburg

    With so many dozens of apps available, finding quality apps for clinical care can be a challenge. Apple has now created an Apps for Healthcare Professionals section within iTunes.  iMedicalApps has done a nice overview and review of the collection.

    Here at the Library, we have created our own collection of apps on our mobile devices guide. It includes links to apps for multiple devices and provides instructions in downloading Duke-subscribed apps...

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    UpToDate Anywhere Mobile App
    Posted On: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 - 17:45 by Brandi Tuttle

    We know life doesn't happen only on Duke campus. Now UpToDate is available for off-campus mobile use through the UpToDate Anywhere Mobile App.  Answer your point-of-care or research questions anywhere and anytime. What's even better is that while you search UpToDate via the app (or while logged in via a personal computer), you'll earn CME credit. Ready to get started?

  • Go to UpToDate and click on "Register" in the top right corner while on Duke campus/VPN
  • Register and create a username/password
  • From your mobile device, download the UpToDate app
  • Open the app...
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    Categories: Explore Tools, Resource Updates

    Tags: UpToDate, mobile, smartphone, apps