Author Archives: April Pace

Installation Instructions for the New Color Printer

A heavier duty color printer will be available in the EVMS Library Computer lab for students beginning on Tuesday, April 1st.  The existing color printer in the Student Lounge will be decommissioned at approximately 4p.m. Friday, April 4th. All EVMS … Continue reading

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App developed by EVMS resident makes iMedicalApps top 10 list

An app developed by an EVMS psychiatry resident was selected as one of the top 10 medical apps released in January 2014. Psych on Demand (#3 of 10) contains “over 20 assessment tools for ADHD, AMS, Dementia, Delirium, and more.” … Continue reading

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New Databases: ClinicalKey & VisualDx

The EVMS Library has recently added two new databases to their collection. ClinicalKey is by Elsevier, the producers of the MDConsult database. MDConsult is being phased out this coming year and will be replaced by ClinicalKey. The EVMS Library’s subscription … Continue reading

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ILLiad Upgrade

ILLiad, our Inter-library loan and document delivery system, has had a “facelift” and will look much cleaner starting this Monday (August 5th) morning. ILLiad is available to all EVMS associates and can be used to request books, articles and other … Continue reading

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Enhancements to Exam Master Online

The Exam Master portal is scheduled for migration on Sunday, June 23rd to move to the enhanced version of Exam Master Online. All data in the system as of 12:01 am on Sunday, June 23rd will be migrated to the … Continue reading

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Crush your board exams this summer with help from the EVMS Library

We can’t take the boards for you, but the EVMS Library subscribes to several online board review tools including ExamMaster and the Q&A content in AccessMedicine that will help you prepare for the USMLE, PANCE and other board exams. Both … Continue reading

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VisualDX Trial

The EVMS Library has a trial through the end of June to VisualDX,  a visual clinical point-of-care decision support tool that helps clinicians diagnose visually presenting conditions. VisualDX integrates with UpToDate, so during our trial you may notice additional content … Continue reading

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Evidence Based Healthcare and Downton Abbey

Continuity of care, the problem with expert opinion, and evidence-based medicine – sounds like your Epi-Bio class, right? Actually, these topics were all covered in the third season of Downton Abbey.  Family members were divided on whether the very pregnant … Continue reading

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Remembering David Brown

Outside the Brickell Medical Sciences Library is a display case containing David Brown’s blue jumpsuit.  You’ve probably walked past it dozens, if not hundreds, of times. Today, take a moment to look at some of the items in the case; … Continue reading

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Finding Answers to Clinical Questions: the 6 “S” Model

Where do most of you go when you need to find answers to clinical questions?  We posed that question to a group of students recently, and heard a lot of ‘Google’s in the audience.  Google is a great search engine, … Continue reading

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