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Dig Deeper: databases for Allied Health Professions

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About 30 databases, websites, or online tools of use and interest to researchers or educators in the allied health professions. Many resources are subscription based and may not be available to users out LSUHSC-New Orleans.

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Dig Deeper: databases for Allied Health Professions

  1. 1. SPECIALIZED DATABASES FOR THE ALLIED HEALTH COMMUNITY MAUREEN “MOLLY” KNAPP, MA, AHIP REFERENCE LIBRARIAN & SAHP LIBRARY LIAISON [email_address] Dig Deeper
  2. 2. Outline <ul><li>Introduction </li></ul><ul><li>Database overview </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Basics </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Beyond the Basics </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Full text resources </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Allied Health Literature </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tests & Instruments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Productivity tools </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Database previews </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>INNOPAC </li></ul><ul><li>PUBMED </li></ul><ul><li>CINAHL </li></ul>The Basics
  4. 4. INNOPAC http://innopac.lsuhsc.edu/ <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Library catalog: books, journals and other materials </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>LSUHSC-NO </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free to search catalog </li></ul><ul><li>Full text resources require barcode/PIN for full text (off campus) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Online books & journals; print resources at the LSUHSC New Orleans Libraries </li></ul>
  5. 5. PubMed http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ http://www.pubmed.gov <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Biomedical, nursing & allied health literature </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Biomedical researchers </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free on the web </li></ul><ul><li>Through library webpage (for more full text) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Clinical Queries : search by clinical study category </li></ul><ul><li>Single Citation Matcher : find PubMed citations </li></ul><ul><li>Special Queries : topic specific Pubmed searches </li></ul>
  6. 6. CINAHL Plus with Full Text http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/c.html or through EbscoHOST link on library homepage <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Nursing and allied health literature </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Nursing & Allied Health professions </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (EBSCOhost) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Journal subset : Allied Health </li></ul><ul><li>Special Interest : PT, OT, Speech-language pathology/Audiology, sports medicine, etc </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>EMBASE </li></ul><ul><li>SCOPUS </li></ul><ul><li>WEB OF KNOWLEDGE </li></ul><ul><li>GOOGLE SCHOLAR </li></ul>Beyond the Basics
  8. 8. EMBASE.com http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/e.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Over 18 million records of biomedical literature, drugs, medical devices </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Pharmaceutical research, medical equipment research </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (EMBASE) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Field search : find info on medical devices </li></ul><ul><li>Drug search : limit by how drug is administered </li></ul><ul><li>Includes MEDLINE </li></ul>
  9. 9. Scopus http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/s.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Multidisciplinary research literature, patents and quality web sources </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (Scopus) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Citation tracker and journal analysis </li></ul><ul><li>Easily refine results </li></ul><ul><li>Includes MEDLINE </li></ul><ul><li>Direct export to RefWorks </li></ul>
  10. 10. Web of Knowledge http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/w.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Find, analyze, and manage information in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities from 1900 – present. </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Web of Science: Cited Reference Searching </li></ul><ul><li>Current Contents Connect : TOC service </li></ul><ul><li>Journal Citation Reports : identify significant journals in your field </li></ul>
  11. 11. Google Scholar http://scholar.google.com <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Web search engine of scholarly materials </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free online </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Search across many disciplines and sources </li></ul><ul><li>MEDLINE included </li></ul><ul><li>Find citing articles </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>COCHRANE LIBRARY </li></ul><ul><li>LOUIS TITLES </li></ul><ul><li>STATREF </li></ul>Full Text Resources
  13. 13. Books @ Ovid http://ovid.lsuhsc.edu/ or Ovid link on library homepage <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Browse or search 79 online health sciences textbooks </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (Ovid) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Occupational therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Physical therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Rehabilitation medicine </li></ul><ul><li>Sports medicine </li></ul>
  14. 14. Cochrane Library http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/c.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Browse or search evidence-based reviews & protocols on clinical topics </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Clinicians, researchers </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (Wiley) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Indexed in PubMed & CINAHL </li></ul><ul><li>Full text PDFs </li></ul><ul><li>Browse by topic </li></ul>
  15. 15. LOUIS Titles http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/l.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Full text journals not indexed in our catalog </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>On campus only </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Try here for full text non-health science periodicals, books, & conference proceedings. ( Harvard Law Review, Time, Business Week, Consumer Reports , etc.) </li></ul>
  16. 16. STAT!Ref http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/s.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Search or browse over 130 online health sciences textbooks </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone: heavy on nursing & dentistry </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (STAT!Ref) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Clinical Laboratory Hematology (2004) </li></ul><ul><li>Techniques in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation (2001) </li></ul><ul><li>Therapeutic Exercise: Foundations and Techniques - 5th Ed. (2007) </li></ul><ul><li>Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation - 3rd Ed. (2005) </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>AGELINE </li></ul><ul><li>ERIC </li></ul><ul><li>CIRRIE </li></ul><ul><li>OTSEARCH </li></ul><ul><li>OTSEEKER </li></ul><ul><li>PEDRO </li></ul><ul><li>PSYCINFO </li></ul><ul><li>REHABDATA </li></ul><ul><li>SPORTDISCUS </li></ul>Allied Health Literature
  18. 18. AGELINE http://www.aarp.org/research/ageline/ <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Literature on aging and older adults </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Allied health fields involved in geriatrics/gerontology </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free online from the AARP </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Over 95,000 abstracts </li></ul><ul><li>Journal literature, gov’t reports, policy analysis and grey literature </li></ul>
  19. 19. ERIC http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/e.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Online digital library of education research and information </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Educators, those working with school populations </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>From the US Dep’t of Education website </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (Ebsco) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Free full text </li></ul><ul><li>Speech therapy, rehab counseling, behavioral health topics </li></ul>
  20. 20. CIRRIE: Center for International Rehabilitation Research Information and Exchange http://cirrie.buffalo.edu <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>International literature database on disability and rehabilitation. </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Rehabilitation professionals </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free online </li></ul><ul><li>Some full text </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Int’l Encyclopedia of Rehabilitation </li></ul><ul><li>Forums </li></ul>
  21. 21. OTSearch http://www1.aota.org/otsearch/ <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Database of occupational therapy and related subject areas </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>OTs </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Individual Subscription only </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Over 35,000 records </li></ul><ul><li>Indexes many OT journals </li></ul>
  22. 22. OT Seeker http://www.otseeker.com/ <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Systematic reviews and randomized controlled trials relevant to occupational therapy. </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>OTs </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free online </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Trials are critically appraised & rated </li></ul><ul><li>Updated weekly </li></ul>
  23. 23. PED ro : Physiotherapy Evidence Database http://www.pedro.fhs.usyd.edu.au/index.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Database of evidence relevant to physical therapy </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>PTs </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free online, or from Library Links page </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Updated monthly </li></ul><ul><li>RCTs, clinical practice guidelines, systematic reviews </li></ul><ul><li>Over 13,000 records from 1929-present </li></ul>
  24. 24. PsycInfo http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/p.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Psychological literature from the APA. Over 2.5 million records dating to 1800’s. </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Behavioral Science and mental health </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (EBSCOhost) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Books, book chapters, conference proceedings included </li></ul><ul><li>Classification codes & categories </li></ul>
  25. 25. REHABDATA http://www.naric.com/research/ <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Literature database on disability and rehabilitation. </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Rehabilitation Counseling </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free online </li></ul><ul><li>Some full text </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Over 70K books, reports, articles, and audiovisual materials relating to disability and rehabilitation research. </li></ul><ul><li>Add your own research </li></ul>
  26. 26. SPORTDiscus http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/s.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Leading database in sport, health, fitness and sports medicine. </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Occupational Therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Physical Therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Communication Disorders </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (EBSCOhost) </li></ul><ul><li>TOPICS </li></ul><ul><li>physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, physical education, kinesiology, disabled persons,, health education, biomechanics, movement science, injury prevention rehabilitation, physical therapy, rehabilitation, nutrition, exercise physiology, sport & exercise psychology, occupational health & therapy </li></ul>
  27. 27. <ul><li>MENTAL MEASUREMENTS YEARBOOK </li></ul><ul><li>HAPI: HEALTH & PSYCHOSOCIAL INSTRUMENTS </li></ul>Tests and Evaluations
  28. 28. HAPI: Health & Psychosocial Instruments http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/h.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Citations and evaluations of medical measurement instruments </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Clinical Medicine; Behavioral & Social Sciences; OT, PT, Speech therapy </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (Ovid) </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>For use when seeking evaluation instrument </li></ul>
  29. 29. Mental Measurements Yearbook http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ss&d/alpha/m.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Comprehensive guide & reviews for over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Communication Disorders & Audiology </li></ul><ul><li>Rehabilitation Counseling </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Through library subscription (EBSCOhost) </li></ul><ul><li>TOPICS </li></ul><ul><li>personality, developmental, behavioral assessment, neuropsychological, achievement, intelligence and aptitude, educational, speech & hearing, and sensory motor. </li></ul>
  30. 30. <ul><li>REFWORKS </li></ul><ul><li>ILLIAD: INTERLIBRARY LOAN </li></ul><ul><li>DELICIOUS: LIBRARY LINKS PAGE </li></ul>Productivity Tools
  31. 31. RefWorks http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/ <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Bibliographic citation management </li></ul><ul><li>Format bibliographies </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free to LSUHSC through library </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Access off campus </li></ul><ul><li>EBSCO, Scopus: automatic export to RW </li></ul><ul><li>Class on October 16, 2008 (9-10am) </li></ul>
  32. 32. ILLiad: Interlibrary loan http://illiad.lsuhsc.edu/illiad/ill.html <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Request materials not owned by LSUHSC </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free to LSUHSC through library </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>Most materials can be obtained for free </li></ul><ul><li>Users must create logon </li></ul><ul><li>3-5 day turnaround </li></ul>
  33. 33. Del.icio.us: the library links page http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/library/services/links.html OR http://delicious.com/LSUHSCNO_Libraries <ul><li>DESCRIPTION </li></ul><ul><li>Our new and improved links page </li></ul><ul><li>TARGET AUDIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul><ul><li>Free </li></ul><ul><li>HIGHLIGHTS </li></ul><ul><li>View links by tag </li></ul><ul><li>Del.icio.us:Create your own account to save & access your bookmarks from any computer </li></ul>
  34. 34. <ul><li>REFWORKS </li></ul><ul><li>CURRENT AWARENESS </li></ul><ul><li>Thursday, October 16, 9-10 am </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Get an intro to RefWorks, create an account, and experience hands-on the potential of this research tool. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Friday, November 7 th , 12-1pm </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learn about keeping current with research using RSS feeds, social bookmarking, and RefWorks </li></ul></ul>UPCOMING CLASSES
  35. 35. <ul><li>PODCASTING </li></ul><ul><li>YOUR IDEA HERE </li></ul><ul><li>Monday, November 3: 9am-12pm or 1-4pm </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hands-on class provides a fun & informative intro to podcasting, and how you can utilize this technology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Presented by the NNLMSCR </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Let us know what you need! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Email [email_address] with suggestions </li></ul></ul>UPCOMING CLASSES
  36. 36. <ul><li>MAUREEN “MOLLY” KNAPP </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>540-568-8339 </li></ul><ul><li>HTTP://WWW.LSUHSC.EDU/NO/LIBRARY/ </li></ul><ul><li>THIS PRESENTATION IS ALSO </li></ul><ul><li>AVAILABLE ONLINE </li></ul>THANK YOU !

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