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BATES VISUAL GUIDE TO PHYSICAL EXAMINATION
A trial of Bates Visual Guide to Physical Examination is available until 31st March 2014.
The site features more than 8 hours of video content – "all evidence-based and presented with a patient-first approach to the physical exam ... as well as a range of patient types profiled".
A trial of RealTime Health is available until the 14th March 2014.
RealTime Health specialises in patient narrative communication, or patient storytelling, an evidence-based practice which is rapidly gaining recognition around the world for its benefits for patients and health professionals alike.
Watching first-hand stories of those who have been diagnosed with a chronic condition complements medical knowledge and improves overall understanding of what it is like to live with and manage that condition on a day to day basis.
A trial of ClinicalKey is available until the end of April 2014.
ClinicalKey includes more than 1,100 books and 500 journals in 52 specialties, thousands of videos and images, access to Australian Medicines Handbook and links to FirstConsult, ProceduresConsult, guidelines and patient education materials.
ClinicalKey will replace MDConsult at the end of 2014.
First time access will require acceptance of the security options.
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