Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences

OSU-CHS Medical Library

OSU-CHS has started a new journal! Oklahoma State Medical Proceedings is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that will publish original research articles related to all aspects of medicine. The first publication is scheduled for
Oct. 1, 2017. Please visit the journal website for more information about the journal. 

Clinical Decision Support Tools

  • ClinicalKey -  database for physicians delivering comprehensive medical and surgical content in one resource, giving access to over 1100 top ebooks, over 500 top journals, thousands of clinical procedure videos, and millions of images.
  • Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination Videos -  clinical skills videos featuring head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques, as well as OSCE clinical reasoning modules.
  • VisualDx -  visual diagnostic tool with 26,000 images for 1300 visually diagnosable diseases including common conditions, STDs, reportable infections, and bioterrorism. Visual clues, symptoms, etc. are entered to refine the differential and visually compare with the patient's presentation.

EBM Clinical Decision Databases

  • Essential Evidence Plus & AHFS Drug Essentials - an evidence-based, clinical decision support tool containing more than 330 disease modules, 11 videos, 14,000 pages of medical condition and diagnostic text, and 2500 graphs and tables. Integrated with STAT!Ref. Accessible from local and remote locations.
  • Trip Database -  an evidence-based, highly respected, clinical search tool designed to allow health professionals to rapidly identify the highest quality clinical evidence for clinical practice by simultaneous searching multiple web sites to locate 1000s of topics relevant to clinical medicine including guidelines, systematic reviews, EBM synopses, etc.
  • UpToDate -  an evidence-based, clinical decision support tool containing more than 60,000 pages of original text covering 7,000 topics in primary care and internal medicine from 3000 expert contributors, 250 patient education sheets, 15,000 graphics, and 160,000 MEDLINE abstracts. General OSU-CHS access only from 4 sites: OSU CHS Campus on West 17th Street, the Health Care Center at 2345 Southwest Blvd, the Houston Center Clinic at 717 S. Houston Ave, the Eastgate Clinic at 14002 E. 21st Street, Suite 1130.
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