UpToDate is an evidence-based, physician-authored clinical decision support resource that serves to inform diagnostic and treatment decisions at the point of care through Links to Full-Text Articles, Drugs & Drug Interactions, Medical Calculators, Graphics Search, Patient Information, and Practice Changing UpDates and other related information.
Searchable database records for healthcare documents published in or about the English-speaking Caribbean. To access the search box, click on “MEDCARIB” link.
PubMed / MEDLINE
Searchable database records for over 9 million articles in 4,000+ biomedical journals, with some links to full-text journals and other documents on the web. Public version, complete with treatment and medication advice, dictionaries, and other resources: MEDLINEplus
National Library for Health (U.K.)
Provides comprehensive searches and links for information essential for healthcare providers and managers; as well as a complete listing of drugs for the British National Formulary. Also includes link to a public version, complete with diagrams and self-help guides.
Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine (U.K.)
Sponsored by Oxford University this website provides support and resources for the development, teaching and promotion of evidence-based health care. Also provides extensive links to other centres for evidence-based health care (dentistry, nursing, pathology, pharmacotherapy, physiotherapy, social; services, child health etc.) as well as teaching materials, fulltext journals and books.
Abstracts of Cochrane reviews; password required for fulltext. Also provides links to respected Internet resources for evidence-based health care.
Provides professional educational tools and updates specifically for physicians, nurses and pharmacists. However, the information and links are useful for all healthcare providers.