Toxicology and Pharmacology LiteratureMEDLINE (PubMed)* – Comprehensive biomedical journal literature, multi-lingual, from the (U.S.) National Library of Medicine. Free Medline search tool for Medline developed by National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Web of Science – Science Citation Index Expanded. Social Science Citation Index. See Web of Science online tutorials. IPA International Pharmaceutical Abstracts (Ovid) – 3 concurrent users. Worldwide coverage of pharmaceutical sciences. SciFinder (Chemical Abstracts) – >>>Requires one-time user registration.<<< Search journal and patent literature from natural, biomedical, and physical sciences using bibliographic, substance, or reaction details. Search and browse eJournals by title. If there is not a match, search our print journal collection.
All print journals are listed in the UAMS Library online catalog and are located alphabetically by journal title on the 3rd floor. Journals older than 1966 are stored outside the library and can be requested: Storage Item Request Form.
Clinical & Pharmacology ToolsLexi-Comp – Point of care source for pharmacology and clinical information. Clinical applications include drug interactions, tablet and capsule identification, medical calculations and patient advisory leaflets. Pharmacy students should contact Dr. Kathryn Neill in the Dean’s office of the College of Pharmacy for authorization codes to the mobile device app. See Lexi-Comp tutorial. MICROMEDEX – Referenced information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care, and alternative medicine. Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database – **Will be discontinued 2015 after merging into Natural Standard. Evidence-based, evidence-rated information on herbal and dietary supplements. Includes natural product/drug interaction checker.
National Guidelines Clearinghouse* – Comprehensive database of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines and related documents. Structured summaries with links to full-text guideline when available. A collaborative initiative by AHRQ, AMA, and AAHP.
UpToDate On Campus Access (no CME) – Concise topic reviews of published evidence with recommendations for patient care. Includes Lexi-Interact drug interactions analysis tool. Tip sheet for registering and downloading app.
DynaMed – [NOTE: The UAMS Library and statewide subscription to this resource will end July 30, 2015. UAMS Affiliates may consider using the UpToDate evidence-based clinical decision support resource as an alternative.] Evidence-based clinical point of care tool with over 3,400 topic summaries. Available via web browser and on mobile devices. Installation instructions for UAMS faculty, staff, and students are here. Arkansas health professionals request mobile device access by contacting their local Regional Center library.
NLM Toxicology Tutorials The Toxicology Tutors are intended to provide a basic understanding of toxicology as an aide for users of toxicology literature contained in the National Library of Medicine’s Chemical and Toxicological databases.
WISER A system designed to assist first responders in hazardous material incidents. WISER provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression advice.