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This Mobile Moment: UpToDate in 2 Taps

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This Mobile Moment: VisualDx

VisualDx is a “visual diagnostic decision support system” now available to University of Calgary members. Covering more than 1,200 pediatric and adult conditions represented by over 25,000 images, VisualDx combines expert medical knowledge, standardized terminology, intelligent search, and high quality medical … Continue reading

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This Mobile Moment: drawMD

drawMD is a free app for the iPad to enhance doctor-patient communication by offering interactive visual guides as a tool for explaining complex issues and possible medical and surgical solutions. Select one of the detailed anatomic images from the 10 … Continue reading

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HSL Room Booking Updates

Coming Soon … Bookings available on the half hour Increase in weekly room booking limit from 2 to 3 hours Book online at: http://workrooms.ucalgary.ca/hsl/  Keep checking this site for further details.

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Open Access Authors Fund

In anticipation of Open Access Week, October 22-28, this is a reminder that Libraries and Cultural Resources has created a fund to cover the fees charged by publishers to be published in Open Access (OA) journals. The Open Access Authors … Continue reading

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This Mobile Moment – Nature journals now offer mobile-optimized versions

Nature now has a mobile-optimized version of its website, designed for use in web browsers on “small screen” devices like smartphones and tablets. Other Nature research journals have also introduced mobile-optimized pages for all articles and news content. The mobile-optimized … Continue reading

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New product: JAMAevidence

The U of C libraries now subscribes to JAMAevidence. JAMAevidence is an online resource for learning, teaching and practicing evidence based medicine. It features: * Full text access to The Users’ Guides to the Medical Literature and The Rational Clinical … Continue reading

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Important mobile DynaMed information

Skyscape now supports the installation of DynaMed on up to up to five devices of the same operating system. For example, if you have registered DynaMed on your iPhone, you can install it to your iPad using the same serial number. When you install … Continue reading

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