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Mobile Resources: Library Licensed Mobile Applications

Library Licensed Mobile Applications

The mobile applications below are licensed by the University to grant access with your UTHSC NetID. Each box below will outline key features and tips on easy access, as some apps require more than a simple download.

UpToDate

UpToDate is a clinical decision support resource with evidence-based clinical information -- including drug topics and recommendations that clinicians rely on at the point of care. The app supports calculators, drug interactions, and other topic-specific pages including patient information.

Features:

  • Earn and track CME/CE/CPD credit
  • Bookmark and history of searches
  • Printable and shareable graphics 

Installation instructions: 

  1. From a desktop/laptop computer, Go to UpToDate. Enter NetID and password.
  2. Click the button 'Login/register" from the top right of the screeen and create a free personal account.
    You will receive a confirmation email from UpToDate.
  3. Download the app:   ITunes app store logo     Google Play store logo
  4. Login with the username and password from your personal account you just created.
  5. You will receive a reminder from to log in to UpToDate from a desktop/laptop computer every 90 days.

Micromedex

Micromedex offers three mobile applications: Drug Reference, Drug Interactions, and IV Compatibility. Each have their own Installation Instructions. Go here to visit the Micromedex homepage, then select "Download Mobile Apps" in bottom right corner. Passcodes to access the app are updated regularly; be sure to go back and check when it asks for a new passcode. 

 

IV Compatibility enhances patient safety by pinpointing potentially dangerous intravenous combinations.

Installation instructions: 

  1.  Download the app:       
  2. Open the app. Enter the password to begin using IBM Micromedex IV Comp. The password is case-sensitive. Please enter it exactly as it appears.

 

Drug Interaction allows clinicians to check a patient's entire medication list simultaneously for potentially harmful interactions and view severity ratings.

Installation instructions:

  1. Download the app:       
  2. Open the app. Enter the password to begin using IBM Micromedex Drug Int. The password is case-sensitive. Please enter it exactly as it appears.
 

 

Drug Reference provides clinical care professionals with on-the-go access to the industry’s most trusted drug information, when and where it’s needed most.

Installation instructions: 

  1. Download the app:       
  2. Open the app. Enter the password to begin using IBM Micromedex Drug Ref. The password is case-sensitive. Please enter it exactly as it appears.

 
 

AccessMedicine

The AccessMedicine App delivers point of care solutions for clinical practice.

Features:

  • Quick Medical Dx & Tx is a collection of concise evidence-based outlines of conditions and disorders most often encountered in medical practice – perfect for high-yield review or for quick reference in the clinical setting.
  • Fitzpatrick’s Color Atlas of Clinical Dermatology facilitates dermatologic diagnosis by providing color images of skin lesions, plus a summary outline of skin disorders and diseases. 
  • Differential Diagnosis Tool provides more than 1,000 diagnoses through Diagnosaurus®, a McGraw-Hill Medical tool that efficiently allows you to browse by symptom, disease, or organ system at the point of care.
  • Diagnostic Tests, from Pocket Guide to Diagnostic Tests, is a quick reference guide to the selection and interpretation of commonly used diagnostic tests, including laboratory procedures in the clinical setting.

Installation instructions: 

  1. From a desktop/laptop computer, go to AccessMedicine
  2. Select "Sign In" from the top right of the screen and create a free personal account.
  3. Download the app:        
  4. Login with the username and password from your personal account you just created.
  5. You will receive a reminder from to log in to AccessMedicine from a desktop/laptop computer every 90 days.

 

ClinicalKey

ClinicalKey helps clinicians access evidence-based, peer reviewed information with the goal of improving patient outcomes and lowering the high cost of care.
 

Features:
• Persistent login
• Ability to bookmark and save items
• Access to full-text books, full-text journals, guidelines, multimedia and more

 

Installation instructions: 

  1. On a desktop or laptop, go to ClinicalKey and register a personal account with your UTHSC email as username. 
  • NOTE: once registered you must also request remote access for your email address at https://www.clinicalkey.com/#!/remote-access , however you must use the non-proxied link.  The remote access request won't work if you are logged in through proxy: www-clinicalkey-com.ezproxy.uthsc.edu
  • You will then receive an email with link to click to confirm your request. You'll need to do this within 60 minutes.

       2. Download the app:      

       3. Login with your registered account information. 

 

BrowZine

Update: The BrowZine app is currently unavailable as they build a single sign-on for UTHSC NetID users. Until the app becomes available again, the desktop version is mobile-friendly and easy to use.

 

Use BrowZine to easily find, read, and monitor thousands of scholarly journals available from UTHSC Library subscriptions, or through Open Access publishers, covering all disciplines.  Follow any journal regardless of UTHSC journal subscription sometime in 2020.

 

Features:

  • Browse titles by subject to easily find journals of interest
  • Easily view table of contents of current and past journals
  • Create a personal bookshelf of favorite journals
  • Save articles to EndNote, Mendeley, Zotero, RefWorks, Dropbox, and other services
  • Share with other researchers by posting to Facebook, Twitter and more

 

All users (desktop, laptop, tablet and phone) access this URL: https://libguides.uthsc.edu/browzine

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