Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Check out the Medicine Grand Rounds Reading Lists

Did you know that Keith Pickett of the Rudolph Matas Library of the Health Sciences regularly attends the Department of Medicine Grand Rounds and provides links to the resources mentioned during the session?  An online list of selected references cited during Grand Rounds (with TU Link and PubMed links), library resources, and specialized evidence-based literature are posted shortly after each presentation (every Wednesday from Noon-1:00pm in SOM 7062).

The Department of Medicine Grand Rounds Reading List can be found in the “Resources” menu on the Matas Library home page or by clicking here.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012


VisualDx is a visual diagnostic decision support system with medical images and information. It is a tool for differential diagnosis which is available at the point of care. Off-campus access is available.  Check out the app on your phone or iPad.

The Matas Library has licensed this tool for the Tulane Community. 

Friday, January 13, 2012

Journals licensed by the Matas Library

All journals are licensed electronically  for use of the Tulane Community.  Generally print subscriptions are no longer purchased by the Matas Library.  Licensing is based on availability for site license, need to support Tulane research and the educational curriculum and available funding.  The new journals licensed for the Tulane Community by the Matas Library for 2012 are listed below:

AJNR, American journal of neuroradiology (Highwire Press)
American journal of clinical pathology (Highwire Press)Archives of environmental & occupational health (Taylor & Francis Group)
Cell host & microbe (ScienceDirect-Elsevier)Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology (ScienceDirect-Elsevier)
Endoscopy (Thieme)
Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy (Informa Healthcare)Frontiers in bioscience (Landmark edition) Coming Soon to E-Journals @ Tulane!Journal of hospital medicine (Wiley Online)
Journal of inherited metabolic disease (SpringerLink)Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (Highwire Press)Laboratory animals (Highwire Press)Medical teacher (Informa Healthcare)Pharmacotherapy (EBSCOhost Journals) or Look for issues from 2012 in Wiley