UpToDate provides answers to clinical questions on over 8,500 topics in 17 medical specialties. Over 4,400 physician authors and editors write topic reviews that cover all of the major aspects of a particular condition, including symptoms, tests and diagnosis, and treatment options. All topics are peer reviewed. It is updated every four months.
In addition UpToDate provides drug information, medical calculators, links to PubMed abstracts and patient information.
Continuing Medical Education and Continuing Education can be earned.
- AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (AAFP Prescribed credit, AAP credit, ACEP credit, ACOG cognate credit, AOA Category 2-B credit)
- AANP Nurse Practitioner Contact Hours
- Physician Assistants and other non-MD/DO clinicians
You will be prompted for your NetID login and password whether you are on-campus or off-campus. If you have not set up an UpToDate account, you will prompted to do this before you will be able to search.
- UpToDate is a comprehensive clinical information resource now available for MUSC physicians through the MUSC Library. The topic reviews are written exclusively for UpToDate by physicians for physicians - nearly 3,000 physicians serve as authors. The content is comprehensive yet concise and fully referenced.