• Database : McGraw-HillPA Exam Prep is new title for PAEasyNew users must register and login
    PA Easy is a PANCE (Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam) prep product from McGraw-Hill.
  • "PAIS (originally, the Public Affairs Information Service) was established in 1914. There are two databases created from the files: PAIS International and PAIS Archive. PAIS International includes records from the print PAIS Bulletin 1977 and forward; it also includes PAIS print Foreign Language Index published 1972-1990, at which time it merged with the PAIS Bulletin. PAIS Archive is a retrospective conversion of the PAIS Annual Cumulated Bulletin, volumes 1-62, published 1915-1976. PAIS Archive contains over 1.23 million records and covers monographs, periodical articles, notes and announcements, and analytics. The original, historical subject headings have been retained"--Information screen. The PAIS International database contains continually updated records for journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, web content, and more. Newspapers and newsletters are not indexed. In addition to English, some of the indexed materials are published in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and other languages.
  • Database : Euromonitor International
    An online market research tool that monitors industry trends and gives strategic analysis and a market size and market share database for all products across all key countries. Passport is Euromonitor International's global market analysis software platform, which analyses the industry in countries around the world.
  • Klatt, Edward C.
    "The WebPath® educational resource contains over 2700 images with text that illustrate gross and microscopic pathologic findings along with radiologic imaging associated with human disease conditions. For self-assessment and self-directed study there are over 1300 examination items. There are more than 20 tutorials in specific subject areas. These computer-aided instructional materials support educational programs in the health sciences."--wesite.
  • Metadatabase of resources for biological pathway analysis.
  • PDB is the primary repository of biomolecular structures. It is cross-referenced with many of the major public Life Sciences databases (e.g., OMIM, GO, and several others). Established in 1971 at Brookhaven National Laboratory; in 1998 the RCSB became responsible for the database.
  • "The Physicians' Desk Reference® suite of services provides healthcare professionals multichannel access to important drug information: the PDR®, the most recognized drug information reference available in the U.S.; interactive drug information services for EHR/EMR systems; digital communication services;®; and mobilePDR®.."
  • Database : Pediatric Care OnlineFulltext
    Integrates a full range of pediatric-specific clinical information and patient education content in English and Spanish. Includes the complete Red Book Online and the exclusive Pediatric Patient Education library. Provides content from the AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care, health supervision guidelines for well-child visits, an antimicrobial therapy guide, a multimedia library, and AAP policy statements. Pediatric Care Online now includes the entire second edition of the AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care.
  • Database : AAP
    This searchable, web-based resource includes patient handouts and other health information for children, teens, and parents from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).
  • March of Dimes.
    Developed by the March of Dimes Perinatal Data Center, PeriStats provides free access to US, state, city, and county maternal & infant health data.
  • Database : NLM
  • Database : Stanf UnivUSERS NEED TO REGISTER
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    PharmGKB is an integrated resource about how variation in human genes leads to variation in our response to drugs.
  • Image : CDCDatabase
    A collection of still images, image sets, and multimedia files related to public health.
  • An on-line forum for dissemination and exchange of recorded biomedical signals and open-source software for analyzing them, by providing facilities for cooperative analysis of data and evaluation of proposed new algorithms.
  • Database : NLM
    "Pillbox was developed to aid in the identification of unknown solid dosage pharmaceuticals. The system combines high-resolution images of tablets and capsules with FDA-approved appearance information (imprint, shape, color, etc.) to enable users to visually search for and identify an unknown solid dosage pharmaceutical"--Website
  • DatabaseUsers must register with email to create a personal account and login. Users can download 10 lines of data per day. Screen capturing is prohibited.
  • DatabaseFor some features users must register with a Stanford email.
    A product of the merger of RefWorks, which began as a web-based research management, writing and collaboration tool, with COS (a ProQuest brand), which provides tools for discovering funding opportunities and supporting collaboration in the research development field.
  • Database : Iowa State Univ
    Forcusing on the plant genomic data.
  • Database : Iowa State Univ
    Forcusing on the plant genomic data.
  • Plarr, Victor.
    A biographical register of the Fellows of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. As of <2010>, includes only a small proportion of the over 5,000 published biographies, although those who have died since 2002 are being included. All deceased past presidents are included and portraits are being loaded. Categorized by surgical specialty.
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    Provides genomic and proteomic data for different species of the parasitic eukaryote Plasmodium, as well as its own analytical functions.
  • Database : PubMed CentralFulltext
  • Database : ProQuest
    Includes public, foreign and domestic policy information from think tanks, nongovernmental organizations, research institutes, universities, advocacy groups, and other entities. Most records link directly to the fulltext.
  • Print
    PolicyMap, a data and mapping application, provides access to demographic, housing, crime, mortgage, health, and job indicators from public and proprietary sources. Data is available at all common geographies (address, block group, census tract, zip code, county, city, state, MSA) as well as unique geographies like school districts and political boundaries.
  • Database : NCBI
    A set of DNA sequences that have been collected to analyse the evolutionary relatedness of a population.
  • by Amy Jeter Hansen ; illustration by Gérard DuBois ; photography by Brian Smale.
    Stanf Med. 2019 summer; 36(3):7-9, 36-7
  • The PRIDE PRoteomics IDEntifications database is a centralized, standards compliant, public data repository for proteomics data. It has been developed to provide the proteomics community with a public repository for protein and peptide identifications together with the evidence supporting these identifications.
  • Procedures Consult is an online multimedia resource that helps physicians, medical residents and students learn, perform and test their knowledge of the most frequent medical procedures. The site currently contains "high quality video, text and illustrations for medical procedures, highlights of patient safety guidelines, and includes indications, contraindications, anatomy, and equipment"--Publisher's website.
  • WebsiteUsers must register
    "The Project Tycho® database aims are to advance the availability and use of public health data for science and policy. We do this by acquisition of new data, by building infrastructure for data standardization, integration, quality control, and data redistribution, by developing innovative analytics, and by advocacy."--Website.
  • Database : UMIProvides full text for *most* dissertations added since 1997.
    Includes citations for dissertations ranging from 1861 to those accepted last semester; those published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts. Citations for master's theses from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. Titles represent authors from North America and Europe, with over a million titles in full text. Provides full text for *most* of the dissertations added since 1997.
  • Database : Proquest
    A multidisciplinary database that provides aggregated online access to fulltext from journals in business, education, literature, political science, psychology, and other subjects.
  • Database : ProQuest
    Includes US Federal statistical publications (also known as American Statistics Index, or ASI); state government and business statistical reports (also known as Statistics Reference Index, or SRI); and international statistical publications (also known as Index to International Statistics, or IIS).
  • PDB is the primary repository of biomolecular structures. It is cross-referenced with many of the major public Life Sciences databases (e.g., OMIM, GO, and several others). Established in 1971 at Brookhaven National Laboratory; in 1998 the RCSB became responsible for the database.
  • Database : geneXplainUsers must register and login for some features.
  • The PRIDE PRoteomics IDEntifications database is a centralized, standards compliant, public data repository for proteomics data. It has been developed to provide the proteomics community with a public repository for protein and peptide identifications together with the evidence supporting these identifications.
  • Li, Long-Cheng.
    A database of research protocols in a variety of life science fields, including animal techniques, biochemistry, bioinformatics, cell biology, developmental biology, essential data, general lab techniques, genetics & genomics, histology, image techniques, immunology, media & solutions, microbiology, model organisms, molecular biology, neuroscience, physiology, plant biology, and research tools.
  • Database : AHRQ
    Provides browse and search access to patient safety literature, news, tools, and meetings.
  • Database : APA
    Provides full text access, citations and abstracts to articles from journals published by APA, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association and Hogrefe & Huber. Covers general psychology and specialized basic, applied, clinical, and theoretical research in psychology in areas including animal behavior, cognition, memory, neuroscience, perception, physiological psychology, psycholinguistics, psychometrics, social and personality psychology.
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  • Database : Ovid
    Database : Proquest
    Indexes and abstracts the worldwide periodical literature on psychology and related disciplines, from 1887 to the present. Dissertations are also included.
  • Database : APA
    PsycTESTS database provides downloadable access to psychological tests, measures, scales, and other assessments as well as descriptive and administrative information. It includes both published and unpublished tests developed by researchers but not made commercially available.
  • Database : NCBI
    PubChem provides information on the biological activities of small molecules and is organized as three linked databases within the NCBI's Entrez information retrieval system. These are PubChem Substance, PubChem Compound, and PubChem BioAssay. PubChem also provides a fast chemical structure similarity search tool.
  • Image : CDCDatabase
    A collection of still images, image sets, and multimedia files related to public health.
  • Database : PubMed (legacy)PubMed (legacy)
    Database : New PubMedNew PubMedNew PubMed to become default spring 2020
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  • Contains journal articles related to a broad spectrum of dietary supplement-related literature, including articles on vitamins, minerals, phytochemicals, ergogenics, botanical, and herbal supplements in human nutrition and animal models. The Dietary Supplement subset is a joint project between the NIH National Library of Medicine (NLM) and ODS. This subset was created using a search strategy including terms provided by ODS, and selected journals indexed for MEDLINE® that include significant dietary supplement-related content.
  • Provides a simplified mobile friendly Web interface to access PubMed. PubMed Mobile includes the same basic search functionality and content as Standard PubMed.

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Includes the MEDLINE database, which contains coverage of over 5000 journals and more than 25 million citations for biomedical articles, including, but not limited to, clinical trials, systematic reviews, case reports, and clinical practice guidelines.

Lane RSS feeds (Really Simple Syndication)A medical search engine provides access to 9,000 medical and procedural videos, 1,000 books and over.All online issues of the Journal of the American Medical Association.Nature, the international weekly journal of science.New England Journal of Medicine.Searchable databasesLane Library's Document Delivery Service obtains article and book chapter PDFs as well as print book loans from other libraries at no cost to School of Medicine affiliated users as well as scans PDFs of articles or book chapters from Lane's print collection for a small fee.
Derived from Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment, AccessMedicine's Quick Medical Diagnosis & Treatment provides topic reviews with key diagnostic and treatment features for more than 500 diseases.

A repository of medical knowledge from internal medicine, cardiology, genetics, pharmacy, diagnosis and management, basic sciences, patient care, and more.

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MicroMedex: Premier pharmaceutical information source containing multiple databases and drug reference tools. Of particular value is DRUGDEX Evaluations, one of the most comprehensive drug sources available.DynaMed Plus is a clinical information resource used to answer questions quickly at the point-of-care. Easy-to-interpret Levels of Evidence help clinicians rapidly determine the quality of the available evidence.

Biomedical and pharmacological abstracting and indexing database of published literature, by Elsevier. Embase® contains over 32 million records from over 8,500 currently published journals (1947-present) and is noteworthy for its extensive coverage of the international pharmaceutical and alternative/complementary medicine literature.

Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.A drug information resource containing: American Hospital Formulary System (AHFS), drug formulary for Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (LPCH) and Stanford Hospital & Clinics (SHC), Lexi-Drugs (adverse reactions, dosage and administration, mechanism of action, storage, use, and administration information), Lexi-Calc, Lexi-ID, Lexi-I.V. Compatibility (King Guide), Lexi-Interact, and Lexi-PALS.Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) contains coverage of nursing and allied health literature.A knowledge database that provides access to topic reviews based on over 6000 clinically relevant articles. The evidence-based content, updated regularly, provides the latest practice guidelines in 59 medical specialties.Provides critical assessments of systematic reviews compiled from a variety of medical journals.Selects from the biomedical literature original studies and systematic reviews that are immediately clinically relevant and then summarizes these articles in an enhanced abstract with expert commentary.

Multidisciplinary coverage of over 10,000 high-impact journals in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities, as well as international proceedings coverage for over 120,000 conferences.

Includes cited reference searching, citation maps, and an analyze tool.

Features systematic reviews that summarize the effects of interventions and makes a determination whether the intervention is efficacious or not.

Cochrane reviews are created through a strict process of compiling and analyzing data from multiple randomized control trials to ensure comprehensiveness and reliability.

Provides systematic coverage of the psychological literature from the 1800s to the present through articles, book chapters and dissertations.BMJ Clinical Evidence. A clinical information tool built around systematic reviews summarizing the current state of knowledge about prevention and treatment of clinical conditions.PIER (Physicians' Information and Education Resource) is a Web-based decision-support tool designed for rapid point-of-care delivery of up-to-date, evidence-based guidance for primary care physicians.Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL) provides access to 300,000 controlled trials that have been identified the Cochrane Collaboration.Provides drug information targeted for patients.A continually updating drug monograph.ECRI Guidelines Trust: A comprehensive database of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines and related documents.MedlinePlus: A repository of health information from the National Library of Medicine. Links are from trusted sites. No advertising, no endorsement of commercial companies or productsLPCH CareNotes via MicroMedex: Patient education handouts customized by LPCH clinical staffMicromedex Lab Advisor: Evidence based laboratory test informationA drug database organized by generic name, trade name and drug class.LPCH / Stanford Hospital Formulary.A goldmine of trusted consumer health information from the world's largest medical library.A trusted source of expert advice for and about kids, providing the information necessary to help patients and parents understand their unique needs.Provides patient handouts from the American Academy of Family Physician.Access to the Stanford Health Library for patients.Lane provides access to over 5,000 eBooks many of which provide helpful background material that will prepare you to better tackle primary literature.

Largest, broadest eBook package; covers all sciences, as well as technology (including software), medicine, and humanities.

In addition to covering Wiley and Springer, MyiLibrary is also the only provider for Oxford and Cambridge University Press titles. No seat restrictions.

A collection of biomedical books that can be searched directly by concept, and linked to terms in PubMed abstracts.

A web-based, decision support system for infectious diseases, epidemiology, microbiology and antimicrobial chemotherapy. The database, updated weekly, currently includes 337 diseases, 224 countries, 1,147 microbial taxa and 306 antibacterial (-fungal, -parasitic, -viral) agents and vaccines.

Over 10,000 notes outline the status of specific infections within each country.

VisualDx is a decision support system that allows clinicians to build a patient-specific differential, search by diagnosis, or review medication-related events.

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Health education and information about illnesses, diseases and conditions provided by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Critical appraisals of new drugs and comparative reviews of drugs for common diseases.Micromedex CareNotes for SHC delivers patient education materials across the continuum of care — including pre-care, inpatient, discharge, emergency department, ambulatory, and wellness education. CareNotes are available in both English and Spanish.The key resource for information on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary alternative and integrative therapies. Excellent source for checking interactions.Limit your PubMed search to Cochrane Reviews, AHRQ Evidence Reports, BMJ Clinical Evidence topics, FPIN Clinical Inquiries,and ACP Journal Club article reviews. A specialized PubMed search geared towards helping clinicians quickly access systematic reviews.A specialized PubMed search geared towards helping clinicians quickly access clinical trials.Using the links on this site will get you directly to the ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research) and the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research.  Stanford is a member of both.  If you create an individual account with your Stanford affiliation, you will be able to download available datasets on these sites.Population health science requires scientists from different disciplinary backgrounds to combine their knowledge and expertise to answer questions that individual disciplines alone cannot. The Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science (IAPHS) was founded to bring them all together.Public health protects and improves the health of individuals, families, communities, and populations, locally and globally.The mission of the Population Health Alliance is to advance the principles of population health improvement, so they become pillars of our healthcare system.

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