Case Study Resources

last modified 2019-05-20T11:39:37-04:00

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Describe the Disease

Do you need background information (symptoms, diagnosis, etiology, and prognosis)?

STAT!Ref 

Click on the Electronic Textbooks link to search or browse multiple full-text textbooks in a variety of medical specialty areas. Books cover topics such as immunology, cardiology, gastroenterology, obstetrics, pediatrics, emergency medicine and more.

Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy

Search by disease or browse by system.

DynaMed Plus

This is an evidence-based medicine database with summaries of clinical information about drugs and disease states.  Search by disease or browse by category.  Click on Login to DynaMed and then Login for Institutions and scroll to the bottom.  Click on the DynaMed logo.

Medlineplus

Medlineplus is a consumer resource from the National Library of Medicine, that compiles high-quality health information from NLM, as well as from selected, authoritative Internet sites.


Treatment Protocols

PubMed

  1. Click on More... under the Article types filter in the left hand column.
  2. Check the Practice Guideline box.
  3. Now that Practice Guideline shows up under Article types, click on it to select it.
  4. Type your search terms in the box.
  5. The retrieved articles will be practice guidelines.

New Therapies

Resources on New Therapies

What new therapies are available or development for the treatment of the disease?

Clinical Trials

Government database of clinical trials in all stages.

Facts & Comparisons

Click on Facts and Comparisons® and then the Investigational Drugs link

FDA Drug Information

Orange Book: Approved Drug Products

From the FDA

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA)

Medicines in Development

PubMed Clinical Queries

Use this search feature to find recent articles on your treatment of a disease.  Enter the disease in the Clinical Study Category search box.  Select the "therapy" category.

Searching for Articles on New Developments

Search these sources to find recent developments on a disease or condition.

Search by disease or browse by category.  Click on Login to DynaMed and then Login for Institutions and scroll to the bottom.  Click on the DynaMed logo.

PubMed Clinical Queries

Use this search feature to find recent articles on a disease.  Enter your disease in the Clinical Study Category search box.  Try searches with the different categories (etiology, therapy, prognosis, etc.)  Sort the results by Pub Date to see the most recently published articles first.