Duke Medical Center Library & Archives
Lexicomp Mobile App Code Changed 8/31
Posted On: Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 22:13 by Jesse Akman
- 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: ...
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.
Don't have a ClinicalKey username/password?
- Go to the ClinicalKey database through the Library
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...
Want DynaMed Plus on Your Mobile Device?
Posted On: Friday, September 23, 2016 - 01:48 by Beverly Murphy
To access DynaMed Plus on your mobile device:
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:
If you are working away from Duke for an extended period of time, for example doing global health work...MORE
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?
Adobe Photoshop Express for the iPad
Posted On: Tuesday, November 22, 2011 - 13:52 by Beverly Murphy
Photoshop Express lets you choose from a variety of one-touch effects, or simply drag your finger across the screen to crop, rotate, or adjust color. You can add artistic filters like Soft Focus or Sketch. You can undo and redo changes until you get just the look you want—a copy of your original file is always saved....MORE
NLM Contest: Show Off Your Apps
Posted On: Friday, May 20, 2011 - 12:06 by Beverly Murphy
The NLM Show Off Your Apps: Innovative Uses of NLM Information Challenge is an initiative of the National Library of Medicine (NLM), of the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This Challenge is open to individuals, teams of individuals, and organizations (collectively, "Entrants"). The purpose of this contest is to develop innovative software applications to further NLM’s mission of aiding the dissemination and exchange of scientific and other information pertinent to medicine and public health. Eligible software applications must make use of NLM’s vast collection of biomedical data including downloadable data sets, APIs (application programming interfaces), and/or software tools.
For more information and How to Enter the Contest see... MORE
Get a Discount on Skyscape Apps
Posted On: Thursday, October 7, 2010 - 16:55 by Beverly Murphy
Skyscape, a company that produces mobile apps for the iPhone, iPad and other smartphones, offers a 25% discount to all Duke students, faculty and staff.
Titles include the 5-Minute Clinical Consult, Harrison's Manual of Medicine, Surgical Recall, Pediatrics Recall, and Pocket Medicine, the MGH Handbook of Internal Medicine, and more.
To qualify for the discount, you must purchase apps through the Duke group page - http://www.skyscape.com/duke
The Wireless Future of Medicine
Posted On: Wednesday, March 10, 2010 - 09:43 by Beverly Murphy
Eric Topol: The Wireless Future of Medicine (17 min video)
Check out this TED talk on using mobile devices in health care. See some of the technology that can "take individualized medicine to a new height."
Eric Topol says we'll soon use our smartphones to monitor our vital signs and chronic conditions. At TEDMED, he highlights several of the most important wireless devices in medicine's future -- all helping to keep more of us out of hospital beds.