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News on UpToDate

December 2nd, 2011

New with this year’s subscription, comes word of some of the most exciting changes for WSU SOM faculty, staff and students in some time:

  • UpToDate Remote Access:  WSU affiliates now have access to UpToDate anytime anywhere via the Web.  Just connect to the Shiffman Library Webpage library.wayne.edu/shiffman. Choose the “Article Databases” tab, then type UpToDate in the search box or select the UpToDate hot link.  Authenticate with your WSU/Pipeline ID and password and you will be ready to go.
  • Links to Full Text:  view content of the full text articles from those journals that the WSU libraries subscribe to. Just click on the hotlink in the “References” section in a topic, and then select “360 link to full text”.
  • New specialty:  content for General Surgery is now available. in the UpToDate specialties. Editors have worked to develop topics covering all the major areas including, over 15 sections in general surgery, sections on minimally invasive surgery, as well as anesthesia and analgesia, general surgical principles and surgical quality and safety.
  • New webinar series:  Join the UpToDate Client Connection, a FREE, bi-monthly educational Webinar series.
    E-mail training@uptodate.com to be added to the series distribution list.