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UpToDate, a clinical support tool available through UF, offers an app to provide better evidence-based clinical diagnosis tools. You will need to create an UpToDate account from within the web application (while connected to the VPN or on a campus computer), and use it to log in to the app. After logging in to the app the first time, the UpToDate app will remain logged in to your account for easier access in the future.
NEJM has a collection of videos relevant for the practice of clinical medicine. You can filter by specialty. This link brings you directly to pediatric videos.
This is a guide to resources for Pediatrics clerkship resources available through the University of Florida Libraries. Tabs above provide links to resources to assist with your information needs. Please contact the library or one of your two liaison librarians (Ariel or Mary) if you need extra help in your search or have suggestions for other resources or information to be added.
Exam Master and Other Study Guides
The HSC Libraries offers ExamMaster for Pediatric Shelf Exam preparation and self-study. If you are off-campus,be sure that you're signed in to off-campus access.
To create a pediatric exam in ExamMaster, you will need to:
Register for a free ExamMaster account
Go to "Create Exams" on the left-hand menu
Select "Clinical Sciences" as your Outline
Select "Pediatric MS" as your Topic, then select sub-topics
A comprehensive, evidence-based introduction to the principles and practices of patient communication in a clinical setting Smith's Patient-Centered Interviewing, Fourth Edition presents a step-by-step methodology for mastering every aspect of the medical interview. Readers will learn how to confidently obtain from patients accurate biomedical facts, as well as critical personal, social, and emotional information, allowing them to make a precise diagnosis, develop effective treatment plans, and forge strong clinician-patient relationships. CHAPTER 7 features techniques for pediatric patient history and physical examination.
Some databases, journals and resources are free for anyone to access and some are only accessible to UF affiliates through the libraries' subscription. To access subscription resources while off campus, you must be logged in to the VPN or EZproxy. Note that some computers in Shands may require remote access.
You can also access library resources when you're logged into the HSC VPN.
If UF does not have the article you need in either print or electronic form, request a free copy via Interlibrary Loan. Articles ordered through ILL are usually available within 3 days and will be delivered electronically. Articles requested as "Rush" (needed for clinical emergencies) can be delivered in 4 hrs or less.
Do NOT pay to order articles without consulting with one of your liaison librarians!