Virtual Library resources expand with new content

Nyack's Virtual Library expands to include over 800 e-books and 600+ e-journals available in the hospital or for NH staff at home or in office using the NH Library ID and password. Contact your Medical Librarian if you need assistance.

Most of ClinicalKey book and journal titles in catalog. New content also in STAT!Ref and Access Medicine.

NEW on AccessMedicine | August 2013

Excellent new AccessMedicine Webinar- Check it out on your iPads as this is posted on:

YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ON2uKfInvNY&feature=youtu.be

New Resource: Adams and Victor's Principles of Neurology, 10 Exclusive access to select chapters from the forthcoming 10th edition of Adams and Victor's Principles of Neurology, one of the premier references in neurology.

 10ed Preview Chapters:

Chapter 1

 Approach to the Patient with Neurologic Disease

Chapter 2

 Imaging, Electrophysiologic, and Laboratory Techniques  for Neurologic Diagnosis

Chapter 5

 Ataxia and Disorders of Cerebellar Function

Chapter 6

 Tremor, Myoclonus, Focal Dystonias, and Tics

New Resource: Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2014

CMDT 2014 offers authoritative, evidence-based coverage of more than 1,000 diseases and disorders, along with a concise synopsis of diagnosis and treatment. Annually updated, this clinical companion is the fastest and easiest way to keep up with the latest medical advances, prevention strategies, and cost-effective treatments.

Enhanced Functionality: Multimedia Dual Navigation

With a new dual navigation functionality on our multimedia page, you can easily browse through our collection of over 300 videos by category and organ system.

Patient Education….major updating planned in the fall will increase number and will add 8th grade reading level rather than existing HS level handouts.

Patient Safety Modules available for staff education: Hand Washing, Understanding Error, & Communication Concepts.

Q&A section from tool bar offers self-assessment tests which would be helpful for medical students or other staff pursuing further education

Clerkship Corner- selected content for 3rd and 4th year medical students and Custom Curriculum module available for faculty use with medical students/residents.