Friday, April 29, 2011

Access Medicine

Access Medicine

Includes full text medical textbooks, such as Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine and the Lange Textbooks. Provides complete references for physicians, students, and health professionals who need immediate access to authoritative and current medical data that is updated daily.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Journal Citation Reports on the Web (JCR)

Journal Citation Reports on the Web (JCR)

Journal Citation Reports is a comprehensive and unique resource that allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 7,500 scholarly and technical journals from more than 3,300 publishers in over 60 countries.

Check to see the most frequently cited journals in your field.

Ex: Nature Medicine 27.136 Impact Factor

For UHM users only:

Monday, April 18, 2011

First Consult

Check out what your colleagues are reading:

First Consult
For UHM users only

Preventable risk factors account for large shares of stillbirths in developed countries.
The Lancet
April 16, 2011
For UHM users only

Friday, April 15, 2011

New subject guide for cancer

Check out our new subject guide for Cancer.

Best Cancer Resources

National Cancer Institute

American Cancer Society

Local Resources
Imi Hale

Hawaii Aging and Disability Resource Center

Monday, April 11, 2011

New subject guide for Evidence-Based Medicine

Take a look at the subject guide for Evidence-Based Medicine

For tutorials and guides:

University of Washington's Health Links

BMJ-How to Read a Paper

Background Information and Expert Opinion:

Centre for Review and Dissemination-NHS

First Consult:

And much more information.

Friday, April 08, 2011

Cochrane Library

Browse Cochrane database of systematic reviews

The Cochrane Library is an electronic publication designed to supply high quality evidence to inform people providing and receiving care, and those responsible for research, teaching, funding and administration at all levels.

For UHM users only:

Monday, April 04, 2011

Are you utilizing all the features of MD Consult?

Create your MD Consult/First Consult Personal Account

  • Personal Account allows you to add contact information or customize patient handouts with their own comments and instructions.
  • Personal Account requires you to register and access MD Consult with a user name and password.
  • Personal Account allows you access to My Folder where bookmarks and searches may be saved.
  • Personal Account allows you to customize News to you specific areas of interest.
  • Personal Account users receive e-mail alerts and announcements about MD Consult news and enhancements.
  • Personal Account and Generic Account are both provided cost free to you by .

Friday, April 01, 2011

AccessMedicine Radiation and Natural Disaster Information

In light of the recent events in Japan, AccessMedicine has content related to radiation exposure and emergency situations for our users with urgent need for this information.

Radiation Physics and Injury

Signs and Symptoms of Radiation Injury

Role of Potassium Iodide Tablets

A Brief History of Nuclear Weapons and the Atomic Age

Radiation Bioterrorism


For UHM users only

Change in Sunday 4/3/11 HSL Public Hours

The Health Sciences Library will be open to the public Sunday, April 3 from 2:30pm - 5:00pm.