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DynaMed Guide

This guide will show you how to use DynaMed to find current and reliable point-of-care information.

Accessing DynaMed

DynaMed Plus is a point-of-care resource for health information. The content is written, reviewed, and updated by expert physicians and provides specific recommendations for patient care. To access DynaMed Plus:

1. Go to 

2. Under "Find Books and Materials", select "Search It".

3. Search for "DynaMed".

4. From the results list, find "DynaMed" and select "Access Options".

5. Select "EBSCOHost Databases".

Using DynaMed

Searching in DynaMed

To begin a search, type your search term(s) into the search bar. A drop-down list of suggested terms may appear.

search box

Search Results

Each results list includes images, calculators, and topics.

Search Results

Under each topic page result, you will see quick links to major sections of the topic page, allowing you to quickly jump to the most relevant information.

Navigating a Topic Page

Each topic page will have a navigation menu on the left side, which will allow you to jump to a specific section of the page and to perform a keyword search.

Topic Page Features

Within the text of a topic page, you may see links that will take you to other related topic pages.

Topic Page Features

You may also see evidence recommendations. You can view the evidence scale by selecting the link within the evidence recommendation.

Topic Page Features

Links to full-text references may also be included within the text of the topic page.

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