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The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Note: Content may be accessed for free during the COVID-19 pandemic. Subscription will be required at a future date.
This reference resource provided by the Alberta Health Services contains recommendations for appropriate antibiotic use and care of patients with infectious diseases. This guide also contains resources on prophylaxis recommendations; care for dental and oral infections; care for infections in pregnancies; information on commensal and pathogenic organisms; and medical calculators. Content is updated and new titles are added on an irregular basis.
This database provides access to the CSA Standards available through the Saskatchewan Health Authority with the exception of the ORNAC Standards. Users can also search these standards using a simple interface. Subject coverage includes Health Care and Medical Devices, Occupational Health and Safety, Public and Community Safety and more. Content is updated on a regular basis. 
This online manual for dietitians contains the most current terminology used in the Nutrition Care Process. Users are also provided access to reference sheets that provide definitions and explanations for each term, including indicators, criteria for evaluation, etiologies, and signs and symptoms. Users also have access to the EHR Toolkit. Content is available in the following languages: English, French, Spanish, Danish, German, Norwegian, Swedish as well as Simplified and Traditional Chinese.
This database contains evidence-based and comprehensive drug, disease and toxicology information for both healthcare professionals and patients. Includes patient counseling tools, NeoFax, Trissel's 2 IV Compatibility, Drug Identification, Drug, Interactions, and Clinical Calculators. Content is updated on a regular basis.
This evidence-based point-of-care tool for nurses provides access to the best and latest available evidence in nursing, allied health, and biomedical literature. Content includes care plans, drug information, e-Books, patient education materials, guidelines, multimedia and other resources on a broad range of diseases, conditions and interventions. Users also have access to materials to assist with cultural competency, continuing education, skills development and more. Content is updated and new titles are added on a continual basis.
This website provides users access to the 2021 edition of the Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada's standards, position statements and guidelines for perioperative nursing.
A point-of-care tool that helps pediatric emergency medicine practitioners pinpoint diagnoses, treat diseases and medical conditions, detect harmful drug interactions and allergy sensitivities, and accurately dose patients. Includes: Emergency Medicine Sections; Procedures; Pharmacology; Medical Calculators; Pill Identification; Illustrations; and Lab Manual.