Digital Resources for Medical Residents


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Medical residents now have access to a world of information at their fingertips. Our 5-Minute Consult provides a comprehensive point-of-care reference system with bulleted topics and detailed images; Acland's Video Analysis of Human Anatomy offers access to a stunning video encyclopedia of human anatomy; while the ThePoint puts LWW's library of eBooks and training resources right at your fingertips.

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Digital Resources for Medical Residents

  1. 1. Ditch the Books:A Residents Guide to GoingDigital
  2. 2. 21st Century Medical EducationRemember the days of lugging textbooks from class to class? Luckily – at least for some fields – the giant medical tome is a thing of the past. In its place are digital resources that deliver detailed images and information at the swipe of a tablet.Our digital resources for residents include: 5-Minute Consult, a point-of-care reference system. Acland’s Video Analysis of Human Anatomy, a dazzling visual encyclopedia of human anatomy. Stedman’s Online, for medical terminology when you need it. ThePoint, LWW’s library of medical eBooks and training resources. 2
  3. 3. 5-Minute Clinical Consult5-Minute Clinical Consult provides brief, accessible content for physicians on the go. A vast digital library of diseases and conditions, lab tests, and drugs and procedures provides busy residents with the information they need – right at their fingertips. In addition, a 5-Minute Clinical Consult subscription includes access to: 1000s of bulleted topics Detailed images Algorithms & videos Customizable patient handouts Point-of-Care CMEIn addition to the website, 5-Minute Clinical Consult is available as a tablet / smartphone app. 3
  4. 4. Acland’s Video Analysis of Human AnatomyAcland’s Video Analysis of Human Anatomy provides videos of dissected human specimens as they appear – and function – in the living body. Intelligent search and navigation tools make it easy to find the content you need. Available sectional subscription choices for specialists and budget-minded students.Get the 48-hour free trial of Acland’s Video Analysis or visit our YouTube page for sample video content. 4
  5. 5. Stedman’s OnlineStedman’s Online provides instant access to the Stedman’s library of medical terminology, including: Stedman’s Medical Dictionary Stedman’s Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing Stedman’s Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions Stedman’s Pocket Medical Dictionary Stedman’s Medical Abbreviations, Acronyms and Symbols Individual subscriptions available for Stedman’s Pocket Medical Dictionary, Stedman’s Medical Dictionary, and Stedman’s Medical Abbreviations, Acronyms & Symbols. 5
  6. 6. Medical eBooksIn addition, most of LWW’s vast medical library is now available in eBook form. Books are available in many formats including Kindle, Nook, Vital Source, Kno and Inkling for Medical Education. 6
  7. 7. About Lippincott Williams & WilkinsLippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) is a leading international publisherof trusted content delivered in innovative ways to practitioners,professionals and students to learn new skills, stay current on theirpractice, and make important decisions to improve patient care andclinical outcomes. LWW is part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leadingglobal provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-caresolutions for the healthcare industry. Wolters Kluwer Health is partof Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information servicescompany with 2011 annual revenues of €3.4 billion ($4.7 billion). 7