Description: Taught by an experienced medical librarian, this presentation will introduce free bedside information resources for the busy clinician. Resources presented will include Clinical Queries in PubMed/MEDLINE and free drug, patient education, and evidence-based information.
|CE Contact Hours:||1, 2 or 3|
|Professional Competencies:||Health Sciences Information Services|
|Subject:||Consumer Health, Evidence Based Health Care, NLM Databases|
|Course Type:||Face to Face, e-Learning, RML Offerings|
Educational Objective: Find patient education information using MedlinePlus, NIHSeniorHealth and Genetics Home Reference. List 2 ways clinicians can promote MedlinePlus to patients. Access drug information using Drug Information Portal. Find clinical trials by condition and limit to those with results in ClinicalTrials.gov. Find systematic reviews in PubMed Health and PubMed/MEDLINE.
1) Introduction 2) Patient Education 3) Drug Information 4) Comparative Effectiveness 5) Literature
The instructional methods used include Lecture, Demonstration, Slides, and Hands-on Exercises.
Participant Materials: Materials available at: http://nnlm.gov/training/clinical
Facility Requirements: Class can be lecture style, in computer lab or webinar/Moodle.
Additional Evaluation: MLA Evaluation will be used.