Brittany R. Heer, MLIS
Health Sciences Librarian
Butler University Libraries
LactMed is a freely available, peer-reviewed drug information database focusing on the effects of drugs and chemicals found in breast milk during lactation. Substance levels in breast milk and infant blood are available as well as adverse effects on a nursing infant. Alternative drugs are also presented in individual entries. LactMed is appropriate for pharmacists, physicians, and clinicians seeking the effects of drugs on lactating individuals and their nursing infants. Health sciences librarians will also have a great interest in this database.
As a free drug information resource focusing on the effects of drugs and … read more
Virginia Desouky, MLS
Scholarly Engagement Librarian
Health Sciences Library
West Virginia University
In today’s online education world, the need for digital access to learning content continues to grow. Digital textbook collections play an important role as keys to student academic success, whether they study on campus or remotely. One such collection, from award-winning international and science publisher Thieme Medical Publishers, is MedOne Education.
As part of the cutting-edge MedOne medical learning platform, the MedOne Education Base Collection is a collection of 130 ebooks and multimedia resources, suitable for students, instructors, residents, and … read more
Chief of Academic Support and Library Director
Franzello Aeromedical Library
USAF School of Aerospace Medicine
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
Editor’s note: On a regular basis, we publish profiles of librarians who have been an integral part of Doody Enterprises, whether they have served on our Library Board of Advisors, as a Librarian Selector for Doody’s Core Titles, or on the editorial board/as a List Selector for Doody’s Special Topics Lists. This month, we are profiling a librarian who … read more
A best-selling source of compact, authoritative guidance on the treatment of ocular disorders in a variety of settings, The Wills Eye Manual, 8th Edition, is the comprehensive, high-yield reference of choice for both trainees and seasoned practitioners. It provides highly illustrated information on more than 200 ophthalmic conditions along with proven clinical recommendations from initial diagnosis through extended treatment. The consistent, bulleted outline format makes it ideal for portability and quick reference.
- Provides current, superbly illustrated in a handy, portable manual, along with extensive multimedia content.
- Features easily accessible clinical recommendations for evaluation, diagnosis, management, and treatment.
- Contains updates on the latest major clinical trials in ophthalmology, as well as two expertly produced new videos and many new clinical images added.
- Addresses changing trends in oculoplastics, glaucoma, cornea, pediatrics, neuro-ophthalmology, uveitis, retina, and more.
- Includes videos depicting a wide range of common procedures with step-by-step narration, carefully selected to complement key techniques.
- All chapters written and edited by the residents and attending ophthalmologists at one of the busiest and largest eye hospitals in the country.
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What a difference a year makes! In November, our AAP Publications platform celebrated its one-year milestone by surpassing 10 million site views. The recently revised publications.aap.org offers streamlined access to essential titles from the American Academy of Pediatrics, including journals, news, point-of-care solutions, and books.
Rehabilitation of Musculoskeletal Injuries, Fifth Edition, presents foundational and advanced concepts that support a thorough understanding of therapeutic interventions and rehabilitative applications. The fifth edition boasts a greater emphasis on higher-order skills, with a new section on joint manipulation and a new chapter on functional adaptations in rehabilitation that focuses on providing emotional support as well as physical support during rehabilitation. Accompanying online video demonstrates 47 of the more difficult or unique techniques presented in the text, and more than 450 color photos and 750 illustrations help to enhance comprehension … read more
Since 2020, we’ve received 102 titles from 18 different publishers in the Community Health specialty. The prices of these titles range from $21.95 to $299.99, with an average cost of $99.23. Doody’s Core Titles 2022 features 15 Community Health titles, with five of those selected as Essential Purchase Titles. Doody’s … read more
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