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Journal of Medical Insight (JoMI)

Skye Bickett Library News, New Resources

The PCOM Library is offering a new resource, the Journal of Medical Insight. JoMI is a surgical video journal / virtual operating theater that seeks to impact health care and education through filming and publishing surgical procedures performed by top teaching physicians. JoMI was filmed at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and other top institutions and, at present, primarily focuses on orthopedics, orthopedic trauma, and general surgery and patient care. Access from the web, tablet, laptop and smartphones. You need only to create an account on JoMI.com and list Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine as the “Institution”. This…

Journal of Medical Insight (JoMI) trial

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

The PCOM Library is offering a one month trial to the Journal of Medical Insight. JoMI is a surgical video journal / virtual operating theater that seeks to impact health care and education through filming and publishing surgical procedures performed by top teaching physicians. JoMI was filmed at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and other top institutions and, at present, primarily focuses on orthopedics, orthopedic trauma, and general surgery and patient care. Access from the web, tablet, laptop and smartphones. You need only to create an account on JoMI.com and list Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine as the…

ScienceDirect Technical Issue

Richard Saldivar Library News, Service Disruptions

Due to a technical issue, some users are experiencing trouble accessing ScienceDirect content off-campus. If you experience trouble, try re-accessing ScienceDirect through this link or by installing the Remote Access Bookmarklet and clicking the bookmarklet while on ScienceDirect to reload the page through the library’s proxy. Please contact us if you have any questions.

APA Style CENTRAL®

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

The PCOM Library is pleased to provide access to the new APA Style CENTRAL®! Thanks to all who provided feedback. The advantages include: 1. Digital library of APA Style quick guides and tutorials to refine your writing, and searches the APA Manual of Style by topic area. 2. Plan sound research with the research tools, and build a reference library with customized APA Style reference templates. 3. Translate your research into concise, powerful articles that are formatted for style. 4. Browse and search features to identify the best journals for publication. 5. Plagiarism tutorials. Did you find this resource useful?…

Thieme Atlas of Anatomy

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

The PCOM Library is pleased to provide access to the 3rd edition of the Thieme Atlas of Anatomy. Students, faculty and staff now have the ability to download the book to iPads/Android tablets/pcs for off-line use (see here for PC/Mac Instructions and here for mobile instructions.) Key Features organized by self-contained guides to specific topics on every two-page spread hundreds of clinical applications integrated into the anatomical descriptions, emphasizing the vital link between anatomical structure and function illustrated with expertly rendered digital watercolors, cross-sections, x-rays, and CT and MRI scans clearly labeled images help you easily identify each structure summary tables throughout – ideal…

Draw it to Know It: Gross Anatomy Now Available!

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources, News

The PCOM Library now offers Draw it to Know it for Neuroanatomy and Gross Anatomy! Draw it to Know it teaches medical sciences in a purely kinesthetic way, revitalizing a classic approach to science education for the modern classroom. Follow the simple directions below to register for Draw it to Know it now. To register, you must access the Draw it to Know registration page while on the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine network On the registration page, create a username and password Use this username and password at www.drawittoknowit.com anytime and anywhere For mobile access, download the Draw it…

USMLE First Aid Review Collection

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

The PCOM Library now offers electronic access to the USMLE First Aid Review Collection! The collection includes all of the following titles in PDF format: First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 2015 First Aid Cases for the USMLE Step 1, Third Edition First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 1, Third Edition First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK, Eighth Edition First Aid Cases for the USMLE Step 2 CK, Second Edition First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 2 CK, Second Edition First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS, Fifth Edition First Aid for the USMLE…

Case Files Collection on AccessMedicine

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

The Case Files® Collection on AccessMedicine® features a wide range of popular Case Files® series books. The collection delivers close to 1,175 real-life cases spanning the basic biomedical sciences and clinical medicine. Designed to help students and residents learn in the context of real patients, rather than merely memorize facts. Includes real-life scenarios foster better understanding of frequently encountered cases as well as physician-patient interaction.” Faculty can use this collection as a valuable resource for coursework, clinical rotations and to enhance preparation for shelf exams and the USMLE. Each case includes a complete discussion, clinical pearls and references, definitions of…

DynaMed Plus is Now Available!

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

PCOM now has access to DynaMed Plus! Get answers to your clinical questions fast! DynaMed Plus presents critically appraised evidence from more than 500 medical journals in a quick, easy-to-read format designed for use at the point of care. With DynaMed Plus, you will get: Concise Overviews and Recommendations – accurate overviews for the most common conditions as well as evidence-based recommendations for action. Micromedex® Clinical Knowledge Suite* drug content –includes medication management and lab recommendations, including IV screening, medication advisory screening and summary drug info. Graphics and Images – includes over 2,500 medical graphics and images with over 1000 images…