UpToDate


UpToDate is an electronic resource available on PCs across Poole Hospital – no password required. Please note: to access the full version, staff will need to use links on Poole Hospital PCs or Intranet. The public version linked here is only a summary.
Staff working locally in other NHS trusts are welcome to visit Poole Hospital library to use UpToDate.
This electronic textbook covers 17 medical specialties and provides clincial information on over 9000 topics. Produced in the USA and regularly updated it contains abstracts from Medline as well as a drug database. Patient information and What’s new are well worth a look. Medical calculators are another useful feature.
Contact us for further advice – we can undertake searches to answer any clinical queries you may have. A library guide is also available:
No 9 Getting started with UpToDate

(NB the service is subscription based and is not available at all Hospitals.)

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