SHIRP Resource This evidence- and Canadian-based decision support tool provides access to resources used to assist in prescribing and managing drug therapy at the point-of-care. Content includes the Compendium of Pharmaceuticals & Specialties (e-CPS) and Compendium of Therapeutic Choices (CTC) with thousands of Health Canada-approved drug monographs, Health Canada advisories and warnings, printable patient information, clinical tools, and customizable drug comparison tables. The Lexi-Interact tool also provides users information on drug interactions. Content is updated on a weekly basis.
SHIRP Resource This point-of-care tool provides access to peer-reviewed evidence summaries, drug information, medical calculators and CME. Subject coverage includes more than 3200 topics pertaining to broad range of diseases, conditions, syndromes, treatments, drugs and more. Content is updated on a regular basis.
This database provides full-text access to a collection of clinical resources and decision support tools on drug and diseases. Content includes information on drug identification and interaction, drug dosing calculators, AHFS content, patient education materials, medical calculators, guidelines, lab and diagnostic procedures and other clinical support tools. Content is updated on a regular basis.
SHIRP Resource This database provides access to more than 24 million records from more 5,500 journals from around the world. Subject coverage includes biomedicine, life sciences, behavioural sciences, chemical sciences, bioengineering, allied-health as well as humanities and information sciences as they relate to health care and medicine. Coverage spans from the 1800’s to the present day. Content is updated and new titles are added on a regular basis.
This knowledge translation tool maintained by the Dietitians of Canada, British Dietetic Association and Dietitians Australia provides access to evidence-based guidance and answers to clinical questions pertaining to nutritional practice. Resources include knowledge pathways, patient handouts, practice guidance toolkits, calculations, guidelines, and more. Content is updated on an irregular basis.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
This database provides full-text access to journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA), the APA Education Publishing Foundations, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe & Huber from 1894 to the present day. Subject coverage includes a psychological disorders, treatment and prevention, psychometrics and statistics, and a broad range of disciplines in the field of psychology. This database is updated on a weekly basis.
This database provides full-text access to over 500 journals covering all aspects of healthcare administration and other non-clinical aspects of health institution management. Subject coverage includes hospital management, administration, marketing, human resources, computer technology, facilities management and insurance. Content is updated and new titles are added on a regular basis.
SHIRP Resource Provides online access to a rich, well-rounded collection of psychiatry and psychology books. This comprehensive collection covers diagnosis and differential diagnosis, case vignettes to bring abstract concepts to life, multidisciplinary treatment guidelines