Geriatric Medicine

AccessMedicine

Alternative Titles
Access Medicine
Description

AccessMedicine offers a complete suite of clinical and educational content from leading books, including Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17th ED. Updated daily by world-renowned physicians and expanded continuously, AccessMedicine is designed for direct access to the information necessary for completing evaluations, diagnoses, case management decisions, conducting research, medical education, or self-assessment and board review.

Type
Subject Gateway
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9847
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PubMed @ U-M (with MGet It links)

Alternative Titles
Pub Med, MEDLINE
Description

PubMed indexes over 4,000 biomedical, nursing, dentistry and related journals, with over 21 million citations in MEDLINE, PreMEDLINE and related databases. PubMed is produced by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) and provides links between article citations and relevant data in other NCBI ENTREZ databases, including Nucleotide and Protein Sequences, Protein Structures, Complete Genomes, Taxonomy, and others.

This version has links to full text available to U-M affiliates.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1950 to present; journal literature only 1950 to present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9817
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Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR)

Alternative Titles
CDSR
Cochrane Library
Description

The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) is the leading resource for systematic reviews in health care.  Each Cochrane Review is a peer-reviewed systematic review that has been prepared and supervised by a Cochrane Review Group (editorial team) in The Cochrane Collaboration according to the Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions or Cochrane Handbook for Diagnostic Test Accuracy Reviews.  Currently there are over 5,000 Cochrane Reviews including nearly 2,000 protocols  providing an explicit description of the research methods and objectives for Cochrane Reviews in progress.  Existing Reviews are updated as new information becomes available. 

As of 22 Oct 2012, CDSR is available as part of The Cochrane Library.

Until 31 Oct 2012, CDSR can also continue to be accessed via UM-MEDSEARCH as EBM-Reviews:  CDSR

Type
Database
Coverage
Current edition.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9783
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EMBASE.com

Description

More than 16 billion validated biomedical and pharmacological records from EMBASE and MEDLINE.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1947-present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9173
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UM-MEDSEARCH

Description
The University of Michigan's access to MEDLINE, and Cochrane databases and various full-image biomedical journals.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
Varies by database.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9021
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UpToDate

Alternative Titles
Up To Date
Description

An online clinical information resource (available on campus only) with emphasis on internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, & family practice.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
Current edition.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8899
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Current Contents Connect

Alternative Titles
ISI Current Contents Connect
CCC
Description

Indexes the table-of-contents pages of scholarly journals, books and conference proceedings in the fields of medicine, science, engineering, the arts, social sciences, and humanities. Users can save searches as e-mail alerts.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1990 - Tables of contents and records from nearly 7,500 journals and 2,000 books plus links to more than 4,000 evaluated Web sites and 440,000 full-text Web documents. Updated daily.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8791
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Practice of Geriatrics

Alternative Titles
Practice of Geriatrics (Duthie)
Duthie's Practice of Geriatrics
Description

Provides information on geriatric care and health issues, including chapters on caregivers/family and social issues, exercise, failure to thrive, neurologic evaluation, alcohol and substance abuse, problem behaviors, and orthopedic disorders.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
third edition, 1998
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8623
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Geriatric Medicine

Alternative Titles
Geriatric Medicine: An Evidence Based Approach
Description

The fourth edition of Geriatric Medicine includes appropriate Web sites relevant to geriatrics, geriatric primary care, and delivery of care. Chapters are written by experts in areas that include evidence-based medicine, molecular medicine, psychosocial aspects of aging, demographics of aging, urinary incontinence, dementia, delirium, syncope, cardiovascular disease, and cancer in the elderly.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
fourth edition, 2003
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8609
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PsycINFO

Alternative Titles
PsycINFO (EBSCO)
Psyc Info, PsychInfo, Psych Info, Psychological Abstracts, Psyc Abs
Description

This database contains more than one million citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations and technical reports, all in the field of psychology. It also includes information about the psychological aspects of related disciplines such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law. Journal coverage, which spans from 1887 to present, includes international material selected from more than 2,100 periodicals in over 35 languages.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1806-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8375
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