Saturday, March 31, 2018

New! Natural Medicines Database

Great News! You now have access to Natural Medicines…the most comprehensive and authoritative resource available on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and integrative therapies.

Access on and off campus:

http://libproxy.tulane.edu:2048/login?url=http://www.naturalmedicines.com 

natural medicines database features

Search for natural ingredients, alternative therapies, product ratings, and interactions. CE/CME credit is also available (register for a personal CE account under the 'CE/CME' menu).




For more information and features, checkout the Natural Medicines Quick Start Guide (PDF)

Monday, May 9, 2016

Trial Available: Bates Visual guide to Physical Examination

Now on trial from the Matas library - Bates Visual Guide!

Bates offers easy to use videos of physical examination - recommended for anyone on the Family Medicine Rotation.

Access on and off campus:http://libproxy.tulane.edu:2048/login?url=http://batesvisualguide.com/

Bates Visual Guide


About Bates Visual guide 
Now in its Fifth Edition and featuring completely reshot content and new clinical skills videos, Bates’ Visual Guide delivers head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques for the (Advanced) Assessment or Introduction to Clinical Medicine course. The site features more than 8 hours of video content, 15 OSCE clinical skills videos, and easy navigation.

This trial is only available from May 9 - June 15, 2016. 

If you like what you see, let us know! Your feedback will help us decide whether to subscribe to this resource. Send comments to medref@tulane.edu 




Thursday, May 5, 2016

Medicine Grand Rounds now available: Atopic Dermatitis

References from Medicine Ground Rounds for May 5, 2016: New Drugs to Treat Atopic Dermatitis
by Brittany Stumpf, MD, FAAD, Assistant Professor, Tulane School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology are now available:
http://libguides.tulane.edu/c.php?g=182693&p=3350385


Each week librarians at the Matas library attend Medicine Grand Rounds. Articles and resources mentioned during the presentation are recorded and presented for your perusal.

Friday, April 22, 2016

#fbf Matas Library flooding April 2014

#flashbackfriday to April 22, 2014, the night an incubator on the 3rd floor of the Hutchinson Building overheated, setting off the sprinkler system in the Matas Library journal stacks.





Thursday, April 14, 2016

Medicine Grand Rounds References now availalble: Any Road to a Cure: the Neuroblastoma Story

Grand rounds welcomed Tulane School of Medicine '95 alum Dr. Christopher Weldon for the annual AOA lecture. Dr Weldon provided a wonderful overview of neuroblastoma - it's history, treatment, and current research. Read more about it on the Medicine Grand Rounds list. 

References from Medicine Ground Rounds for April 13, 2016: Any Road to a Cure: the Neuroblastoma Story are now available:
http://libguides.tulane.edu/c.php?g=182693&p=3266130 

Each week librarians at the Matas library attend Medicine Grand Rounds. Articles and resources mentioned during the presentation are recorded and presented for your perusal via the links above.

Please watch your personal items


Hambruglar image from http://mcdonalds.wikia.com/

A gentle reminder that the Matas library is not responsible for items left unattended. Please do not leave laptops or other personal items unattended in any area of the library.

In the event your items are burgled, we definitely want to know, but more importantly, report the incident to the Security Desk on the first floor of the School of Medicine Building.

Thanks and stay vigilant!

Tulane Police Department Downtown District Contacts
504-988-5555 (emergency)

Monday, April 11, 2016

Nine Things You Need to Know About Copyright

The Association of University Administrators recently published their Good Practice Guide to Copyright (Good Practice Guide #42).

It it, you'll find Nine Things You Need to Know About Copyright