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Time to Renew UpToDate?

Your mobile UpToDate access will expire on your device every 90 days. In order to maintain remote access to UpToDate, simply:

Log in to http://lproxy.nymc.edu/login?url=http://www.uptodate.com/online/content/search.do?unid=^u&srcsys=EZPX405711&eiv=2.1.0 every 90 days. Enter your username and password. Include the @nymc.edu when entering your username. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your renewal.

If you’re having any technical issues or have . . . → Read More: Time to Renew UpToDate?

New Exhibit: For All the People: A Century of Citizen Action in Health Care Reform

The Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce a new exhibit!

 For All the People: A Century of Citizen Action in Health Care Reform

                                  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please join us for a reception on December 6, at 3:00pm in . . . → Read More: New Exhibit: For All the People: A Century of Citizen Action in Health Care Reform

PsycINFO: Available through the Health Sciences Library

Published by the American Psychological Association (APA), PsycINFO’s ever-expanding collection of behavioral and social science research, dissertations, and scholarly literature abstracts offers a broad view of the field. PsycINFO delivers the peer-reviewed content and abstracts that medical students and researchers need.

Features include:  

2 updates per week Over 4.5 million bibliographic records Indexing of 2,500 journals, . . . → Read More: PsycINFO: Available through the Health Sciences Library

GSBMS Thesis Prep Class 3: Writing & Critical Appraisal

This series is intended for those Basic Medical Sciences students who expect to complete a Literature Review or M.S. Thesis in 2019. The series is sponsored by the GSBMS in partnership with the Health Sciences Library faculty.

Registration is required for each class. Register for Class 3.

Class 3: Critical Appraisal and Writing Thursday, December 6, 2018   2:30-4 p.m. . . . → Read More: GSBMS Thesis Prep Class 3: Writing & Critical Appraisal

Magic in Ancient Egyptian Medicine

Halloween is steeped in all sorts of rituals. Many of which include a magical exchange between the netherworld and the physical world. Exchanges like these are documented in ancient Egyptian medicine manuals.

For ancient Egyptians, “the whole conception of life was magical.” (Bromage, 1953). For them, life was a “never-ending miracle” (Bromage, 1953) that . . . → Read More: Magic in Ancient Egyptian Medicine

Systematic Review Class: Asking the Important Question, Finding the Best Answer

Do you want to research whether calorie or nutrition labeling helps reduce obesity or diabetes? Do you need to know the number of nurses needed on staff for your hospital to meet the demands of its patients? Or, do you want to discover whether there is a correlation or perhaps a causation between participation . . . → Read More: Systematic Review Class: Asking the Important Question, Finding the Best Answer