UpToDate allows clinicians to easily search, browse, and follow the topics and specialties that matter most to them, and get fast, actionable answers to clinical questions. Key takeaways, targeted synopses, and evidence-based recommendations reduce searching time. When further information is needed, UpToDate also provides one-click links to primary literature. Over 25 clinical specialties covered. CME is earned while you research in UpToDate. Drug information is pulled in via Lexicomp. UpToDate offers two levels of content for patients: The Basics are short overviews and Beyond the Basics are longer, more detailed reviews.
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Mobile App Available
There is an associated mobile app available. If you are on a laptop or computer, you must first click the UpToDate link above. Once you are in Duke's version of UpToDate, follow these steps:
UpToDate Tutorial provided by Wolters Kluwer
Basic Searching Instructions
Get started in UpToDate using the search box or through the Content drop down menu.
If you are unable to find full-text articles using the links below, you will need to order it via InterLibrary Loan (Step #3).
Before making a request for full-text articles through Interlibrary Loan (ILL), please try steps #1 and #2 to search for the full-text. This allows our service to focus on articles that are not available for free nor via our Duke subscriptions. Our Interlibrary Loan service is no charge to Duke borrowers for all article requests. If there are copyright or other fees associated with your article request, we will contact you.
If you can't find the citation in a database or you don't see a GetIt@Duke button, you can place a request manually through our interlibrary loan service. Follow the steps below.
Questions about Interlibrary Loan? All interlibrary loan questions should go to Louis Wiethe, Document Delivery & Interlibrary Loan Manager, 919.660.1179 or email@example.com