Authoritative Health Sciences Website

July 2017

General Practitioners

Country of origin: USA

Health Sciences Online is a website where anyone can search for and find more than 50,000 courses, references, guidelines, and other expert-reviewed, high-quality, current, cost-free and ad-free health sciences resources.

Free and accessible to anyone, the up-to-date information is aimed primarily at health care practitioners and public health providers, enabling their training, continuing education, and delivery of effective treatments to patients.

The information is delivered by search technology from Vivisimo, Inc., which allows users to easily see comprehensive search results and quickly find the answers they need with an intuitively navigated graphic interface. Through integration with Google Translator, users can search and read materials in 22 languages.

HSO includes resources selected by knowledgeable staff from already-existing, reliable, professional sources and resource collections. These include medical specialty societies, accredited continuing education organisations, governments and universities such as Cambridge, Columbia, Harvard, Hopkins, McGill, MIT, Penn, Stanford, and Yale. Founding collaborators for this site include CDC, World Bank, the American College of Preventive Medicin, and the University of British Columbia, and financial support has come from WHO, the NATO Science for Peace Program, the Canadian government, the Annenberg Physician Training Program, and many volunteers.

Resources

Clinical Pain Advisor April 2018 Clinical Pain Advisor is a free, simple to use, medical app that offers pain medicine healthcare professionals a...
Managing Head Injury April 2018 The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) has issued an updated guideline on the early care of...
Foundation Years Website April 2018 The charity 4Children has launched a website to provide GPs and other health professionals with advice and resources on...
Database provides information on everyday products April 2018 The US National Institutes of Health produces a consumer's guide that provides easy-to-understand information on the...
Start Smart – Then Focus April 2018 The Department of Health has published new guidance Start Smart - Then Focus which will help hospital prescribers ensure...
Health maps to drive health improvements April 2018 In the National Health Service (NHS), we are interested to know whether people in different parts of the country have equal...
inPractice® Oncology April 2018 inPractice® Oncology is the only point-of-care clinical reference designed to meet the unique needs of specialists. Full...
Read by QxMD March 2018 There are a few ways to browse journal content. The landing screen is Featured Papers, which presents citations from your...
The Checklist for Primary Care March 2018 Created by primary care experts for other primary care providers, The CheckList app helps with compliance, management, and...
Pedi STAT March 2018 In a medical emergency, time is of the essence. Timely medical and procedural interventions are often needed to keep...
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