Resources - Nursing
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Toolbox for nurses
Quick Clinical Overviews
Evidence-Based Care Sheets - (created by nurses for nurses)
Published by CINAHL, the EB Care Sheets provides a summary of what is known about a disease or condition as well as the best treatment options. Each sheet incorporates the lastest evidence, statistics, research and references on a given topic.
Quick Lessons - (created by nurses for nurses)
Published by CINAHL, the quick lessons provide general back ground information on approximately 180 topics - including description/etiology, statistics, risk factors, symptoms and clinical presentation, ICD-9 codes, and assessment. CEs are available.
Clinical overview for hundreds of conditions available by Specialities - updated monthly. Includes, pitfalls, terminology, diagnosis, risk factors, diagnostic procedures, treatment goals, prognosis and prevention.
View hundreds of procedural videos available by Speciality such as Peditric Mask Bag Ventiliation. All videos include a clinical overview.
IV Compatibility (MicroMedex)
IV Compatibility (LexiComp)
Clinical Calculators (UpToDate)
Hundreds of calculators to choose from such as DVT probability in adults (Wells Score) and Clinical Opioid withdrawal scale for adults and adolescents.
Clinical Calculators (Clinical Key)
Hundreds of calculators to choose by Speciality such as Bosy Metrics and Pediatrics.