DynaMed Plus

The Library & Knowledge Service has subscription to DynaMed Plus, a clinical reference tool. Staff can access this tool without any password on the Trust networked computers.

Access is now available via Cerner EPRYou can also access DynaMed Plus anywhere, with online and offline via DynaMed Plus app. contact us for more details

DynaMed Plus® is the next-generation clinical information resource that decreases time to answer for the busy clinician. DynaMed Plus provides evidence-based content written by a world-class team of physicians who synthesize the evidence and provide objective analysis to help clinicians in their daily practice.

Key features

Updated Daily –New evidence is added to DynaMed Plus multiple times each day, ensuring you always have the most current information.

Dynamed Plus contains Micromedex Drug content, – Micromedex® evidence-based content is presented in concise, sourced, and referenced blocks of information to help you get answers quickly when the situation demands.

Dynamed Plus provides UK guidelines including NICE – When you are using a point of care tool be assured that Dynamed Plus publishes and monitors the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

Browse by Speciality – If you wish to look to a particular speciality/category then you can easily do so by clicking Browse by Speciality from the Dynamed Plus homepage. 

Graphics and Images included – DynaMed Plus contains more than 4,700 medical graphics and images to help clinicians answer clinical questions. More than 700 come from ACP. Images are searchable as well as embedded in relevant topics. DynaMed Plus graphics and images include:

  • Tables
  • Clinical photos
  • Radiological imaging
  • Algorithms
  • Illustrations
  • Microscopic images

Overview and Recommendations section included – DynaMed Plus topics include concise summaries and detailed recommendations based on the most current evidence.  Clinicians can view the Overviews & Recommendations section of DynaMed Plus topics to get a quick summary of the topic and recommended actions based on the most current evidence. Clinicians can easily see the levels of evidence and guidelines behind each recommendation.

Create Alerts – Dynamed Plus evidence is updated on a daily basis, allow Dynamed to email you as soon as new evidence has been updated on any topic of your choosing. 

Mobile app – Get answers to clinical questions everywhere you go with the DynaMed Plus mobile app. You can access information offline, bookmark favourites, email topics, and write and save notes.   To request your activation code go to DynaMed Plus , on the left hand menu click on  Get the DynaMed Plus Mobile App  and enter your email address to receive instructions  and authentication details.

Achieve revalidation with RCGP accredited online learning modules from DynaMed Plus – Achieve the requirements for revalidation with the Royal College of General Practitioners accredited online learning modules from DynaMed Plus. DynaMed Plus online learning modules cover a broad range of primary and secondary medical specialties and meet the rigorous requirements for RCGP Accreditation.

To access DynaMed Plus remotely with your NHS OpenAthens logon click the link below:

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=athens&profile=DMP

Basic Searching Tutorials

DynaMed Plus Basic Search Tutorial (Video)

DynaMed Plus, background slides and a live demo (Video)

DynaMed Tutorial (PowerPoint)

Any queries please contact the Library & Knowledge Service. Email: Library.InfoService@chelwest.nhs.uk Tel: 0208 321 5969

Latest News

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Check out our guide for a brief overview, how to access and use the Discovery tool. Trouble accessing or have questions?  Please contact us

BMJ Best Practice, clinical decision support tool is now available. Access it on the Trust intranet without password, access remotely with NHS OpenAthens, download the app to access on mobile devices anywhere. See the  user guide for details.

Access to DynaMed Plus is now available via Cerner EPR. Contact us for more details.

Latest Staff Publications lists:

WMUH

CWMH (can download only on the Trust computers)

Institutional Repository of Staff Publications

Latest Health Management Bulletin

Upcoming Events
Jun
26
Wed
9:30 am Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Jun 26 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Drop-in sessions will take place between 9:30am-12pm and 1:30-4pm for the following: ·         Introduction to Library Discovery Tool ·         Introduction to BMJ Best Practice ·         Introduction to Searching Healthcare Databases (HDAS) ·         Advanced Database Searching ·         Literature Search Assistance ·        
Jul
9
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2:30 pm Appraising Research for beginner... @ Library, Education Centre
Appraising Research for beginner... @ Library, Education Centre
Jul 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Learners are required to read a prescribed research paper in advance of attending the session. A copy of the Critical Appraisal Skills Programme (CASP) checklist will be supplied. No prior knowledge of critical appraisal or statistical concepts is required. The session
Jul
17
Wed
9:30 am Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Jul 17 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Drop-in sessions will take place between 9:30am-12pm and 1:30-4pm for the following: ·         Introduction to Library Discovery Tool ·         Introduction to BMJ Best Practice ·         Introduction to Searching Healthcare Databases (HDAS) ·         Advanced Database Searching ·         Literature Search Assistance ·        
Jul
18
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10:00 am Reflective Reading for Nurses an... @ eLearning Room
Reflective Reading for Nurses an... @ eLearning Room
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This new session is aimed at nurses and midwives undertaking NMC revalidation by providing attendees with 2.5 hours of valuable CPD!  It will give nurses and midwives the opportunity to read, discuss and to critically reflect upon a published paper
Jul
22
Mon
9:30 am Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Jul 22 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Drop-in sessions will take place between 9:30am-12pm and 1:30-4pm for the following: ·         Introduction to Library Discovery Tool ·         Introduction to BMJ Best Practice ·         Introduction to Searching Healthcare Databases (HDAS) ·         Advanced Database Searching ·         Literature Search Assistance ·        
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