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Lexicomp (Wolters Kluwer) -- Drug database
Lexicomp (Wolters Kluwer)
Lexicomp is an evidence-based drug reference tool that offers a comprehensive collection of drug information databases. Lexicomp includes drug comparisons, reports, and reviews, interaction checkers, dosage calculators, patient education resources, and more for hundreds of medications and natural remedies. To learn more about Lexicomp and how to navigate the tool, visit the Lexicomp User Academy.
Access Databases by McGraw-Hill
Updated regularly, ACCESS databases provide access to key medical textbooks, procedural videos, animations, and case studies.
Case Files Collection helps students learn and retain knowledge through exposure to realistic patient cases.
AccessMedicine (McGraw-Hill) AccessMedicine is a compendium of more than 130 medical titles, full length drug monographs, and self-assessment tools that provide wide coverage of medical information. AccessMedicine also features a unique collection of examination and procedural videos, patient safety modules, audio files, animations, and case studies.
AccessMedicine Case Files Collection (McGraw Hill) Case Files® Collection provides premier case content with the goal of improving learning outcomes through exposure to clinical cases. The Case Files® Collection features:
- The complete collection of basic science, clinical medicine, and post-graduate level cases from 23 Case Files® series books
- An interactive format to help students learn and retain knowledge through exposure to realistic patient cases
- Personalized functionality to let users mark their progress through completed and unseen cases
AccessSurgery (McGraw Hill) AccessSurgery introduces a whole new dimension to surgical education and clinical practice. Updated regularly, this comprehensive online surgery resource enhances medical knowledge and delivers quick answers to surgical inquiries. AccessSurgery features fully searchable surgical textbooks and surgical videos, animations, and images demonstrating visual diagnosis and step-by-step procedures.
More Important Tools / Databases
Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination (Wolters Kluwer) Bates’ Visual Guide delivers head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques for the (Advanced) Assessment or Introduction to Clinical Medicine course. The site features more than 8 hours of video content.
Welcome future PA's
Welcome to the Physician Assistant Guide.
Check out the different links and resources these can assist with completing assignments.
Physician Assistant Clinical Year Book
There are a variety of resources available ---
Books -- Library has both print & ebook titles.
Journals -- key medical journals are found using the various databases. E-journals A-Z will confirm if the library owns a specific title electronically
Videos -- there are multiple products that offer video clips
Databases -- Library has multiple databases specifically geared for your program
Clinician Well-Being Knowledge Hub [National Academy of Medicine]
Clinicians of all kinds, including doctors, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, medical trainees, and others are experiencing alarming rates of burnout. This poses a significant threat to the sustainability of our health system and the safety of our patients. Solutions to systematically combat burnout are needed and they are needed now.
Subscription based. Need to use your AHU email.
This is a free tool.
Other Helpful Resource Guides
Scholarships / Financial Assistance for school
Call Number Areas
There are multiple areas that cover material important to a physician assistant, here are a few keys areas:
W 21.5 -- Physician Assistant Profession
W 62 -- Interpersonal Relations w/patients
WB 200 -- Physical Diagnosis
USE the NLM Call Number Chart on side of rows.
Some other areas --
WG -- Heart
WO -- Surgery
WM -- Pychology/Psychiatry