Listed below are a few library tools that will be particularly useful to you during your surgery clerkship. For more information, view the full Surgery Research Guide.
ClinicalKey is a clinical search engine that helps physicians, nurses and other health professionals make better decisions anywhere, anytime, in any patient scenario. Use the basic search or select specific features from the dropdown menu on the main search page.
- Search Clinical Overviews to locate information to prep yourself for patient exams and interviews.
- Search Procedure Videos to locate instructions and diagrams for surgical procedures.
- Search the Multimedia section of ClinicalKey to locate high quality images and videos of common procedures.
This accurate and interactive tool provides 3D models to which you can add or remove layers of anatomy - from skin to bone - to view and label any visible structure, making it easier to learn, remember and explain complex anatomy.
- Use the 3D Real-time for the most interactive experience.
This portion of AccessPhysiotherapy provides an interactive cadaver dissection experience. Detailed information and audio pronunciations build anatomical knowledge, and comprehensive quizazing reinforces learning.