Dental Medicine

Primary Sources for Dental Medicine
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CINAHL Plus with Full Text (PASCAL)
Covers nursing and allied health in with full text for more than 620 journals and 218 books/monographs. Also covers Pre-CINAHL. Provided by the MUSC Library in partnership with PASCAL, via EBSCO.
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Exam Master Online
EXAM MASTER is a board preparation and review tool for medical students, residents, practicing physicians, dental students, nursing students, pharmacy students and physician assistants students. Available from the MUSC Library.
International Association for Dental Research conference abstracts
A searchable database of abstracts presented at Dental Research meetings. Search by keyword or author for meeting abstracts covering 2001 to the present.
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MEDLINE contains references to articles in the health science and biomedical journals published world-wide. Topics include clinical and experimental medicine, basic sciences as related to medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacology, psychiatry, public health and veterinary medicine. Biological and physical sciences, humanities and information science as related to medicine and health care are also included.
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The PubMed service provides access to over 12 million MEDLINE citations and additional life sciences journals. The topic areas include medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences. Covers 1948-present
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SciFinder Web
A large comprehensive database that allows searching of the Chemical Abstracts Service products, international patents and the MEDLINE databases by author, topic, chemical substance, reactions or commercial sources.
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Citation data, journal impact metrics, and journal indexing; Scopus is a database containing abstracts and citations for academic journal articles. It covers nearly 20,500 journals from over 5,000 international publishers, of which 19,500 are peer-reviewed journals in the scientific, technical, medical, and social sciences (including arts and humanities).
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Covers clinical medicine and basic medical sciences with a collection of books,a self-assesment tool, differential diagnosis (Diagnosaurus), updates, drug information and practice guidelines. Full text. Provided by the MUSC Library.
Bandolier is an evidence-based resource, created and maintained by Oxford University scientists and physicians. It summarizes high-level evidence such as systematic reviews and meta analysis, and categorized them by subject for ease of access. Also contains an EBM Glossary.
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Cochrane Library
Covers the effects of interventions in health care and evidence based medicine. Mostly full text. Provided by the MUSC Library.
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Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (PASCAL)
Covers nursing and allied health primarily as well as other medical disciplines. Citations and abstracts with some full text. Provided by the MUSC Library in partnership with PASCAL and Collegiate DISCUS, via EBSCO.
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Lexicomp Online
Lexi-Comp covers point-of-care drug information, including drug interactions and drug identification. Full text. Provided by the MUSC Library.
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National Guideline Clearinghouse
(Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)
The mission of NGC is to provide healthcare professionals with evidence-based clinical practice guidelines in order to further their dissemination, implementation, and use.
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Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (PASCAL)
This database provides coverage of more than 550 full text journals, including more than 525 peer-reviewed titles. Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. Nearly every full text title included in this database is indexed in PsycINFO. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.
SCImago Journal Ranking
Based on ScopusŪ, SCImago allows for journal ranking, country ranking in terms of publication history. The results can be ranked by journal citations, Cites per document (2 years), H index, Journal Title, Total Documents, Citable Documents (3 years) and Total Cites (3 years)
Scirus -a comprehensive science-specific search engine
(Elsevier B.V.)
Scirus searches over 200 million science-specific Web pages, enabling you to quickly pinpoint scientific, scholarly, technical and medical data on the Web, find the latest reports, peer-reviewed articles, patents, pre prints and journals that other search engines miss.
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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.
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Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database
Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database provides unbiased, clinical data on approximately 90,000 herbal products, dietary supplements, vitamins, minerals, homeopathic products, Ayurvedic medicines, complementary alternative medicines, integrative therapies, alternative treatment modalities (e.g., acupuncture), traditional Chinese medicines (fixed combination) products, and other natural remedies. It is made available by MUSC Pharmacy Services.
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Covers older adults and aging from a social/behavioral/economic perspective and includes information about health and health care, 1978 to the present with limited coverage from 1966-77. Includes journal articles, books, chapters, research reports, gray literature, dissertations,and educational videos. Citations and abstracts with some full text. Created and provided by the American Association of Retired Persons.
Covers federally approved information on HIV/AIDS clinical research, treatment and prevention, and medical practice guidelines. Full text. Provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Covers cancer information, for professionals and the the general public, includes clinical trials. Mostly full text. Provided by the National Cancer Institute.
(U.S. National Library of Medicine)
Covers federally and privately supported clinical research in human subjects.
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EBSCOhost: Choose Databases
Covers core academic disciplines, health sciences, and business. Citations and abstracts with some full text. Provided by the MUSC Library in partnership with Collegiate DISCUS, via EBSCO.
DIRLINE - Directory of Information Resources Online
Covers organizations, research resources, projects, and databases concerned with health and biomedicine. Citations and abstracts with some full text. Provided by the National Library of Medicine.
Covers clinical medicine. Full text.
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Good Citations!
Covers latest information on clinical medicine and basic medical sciences. Citations and abstracts, links to full text via library holdings. Provided by the MUSC Library via Pubmed.
HSSR - Health Services and Sciences Research Resources
The HSRR database contains descriptions of research datasets, instruments/indices, and software applications that are frequently used in health services research and in the behavioral and social sciences. These research-oriented tools may be used to assess data variables and data collection methodologies.
HSTAT - Health Services Technology Assessment Texts
HSTAT (Health Services Technology Assessment Texts) is a searchable collection of large, full-text clinical practice guidelines, technology assessments and health information. It's audience includes health care providers, health service researches, policy makers, payers, consumers and the information professionals who serve these groups
MInd: The Meetings Index
MInd: The Meetings Index offers free access to locate future conferences, congresses, meetings and symposia. It is searchable by subject, academic area, and location.
OMIM (Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man)
OMIM is a database of human genes and genetic disorders which contains textual information, pictures, reference information, and links to related resources.
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ScienceDirect provides a full-text database of more than 1000 scientific, technical & medical peer-reviewed journals. Fields covered include agricultural and biological sciences; arts and humanities; biochemistry, genetics and molecular biology; business, management and accounting; chemical engineering; chemistry; civil engineering; decision science; earth and planetary sciences; economics, econometrics and finance; energy and power; engineering and technology; environmental science; immunology and microbiology; materials science; mathematics; medicine; neuroscience; pharmacology, toxicology and pharmaceutics; physics and astronomy; psychology; and social science.
TOXNET is a cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas. This system allows searching the nine included databases simultaneously or individually. Included databases are Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB), Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS), GENE-TOX,Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System (CCRIS), TOXLINE, Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology and Environmental Teratology Information Center (DART/ETIC), Toxics Release Inventory (TRI), and ChemIDplus. Topics covered include human and animal toxicity, safety and handling, environmental fate, risk assessment, mutagenicity test data,carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, tumor promotion and inhibition, developmental and reproductive toxicology of drugs and chemicals. Additionally, the annual estimated release of toxic chemicals to the environment and drug and chemical structures and other information are available.
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VisualDx is a visual clinical decision support software program. It provides access to 24,000 images to 1,200 visually identifiable diseases,drug reactions and infections. This point-of-care product allows one to build a patient-specific differential diagnosis through thousands of searchable clinical terms and diagnostic relationships.