Clinical Care databases

Database Notes subjects


More Info, Comparison to Ovid MEDLINE

HSL Tutorial: Using PubMed

Tips: Accessing Full Text Online through PubMed

Biotechnology, Clinical Care, Dentistry, Genetic Counseling, Genetics, Mental Health, Nursing, Pharmacology, Physiotherapy

R2 Library

Limited to one concurrent user (per textbook).

Clinical Care, Nursing, Online Books

Science Translational Medicine

Biology, Biotechnology, Clinical Care, Translational Science


Clinical Care, Science-Social Science

Springer Open

Note: The University of Colorado is an institutional member of Springer Open, making it a cost-effective publication option for CU authors.

Biotechnology, Clinical Care, Open Access Publishers, Science and Engineering, Science-Social Science


Some books have limited simultaneous users. If you are unable to access a title, try again later.


Clinical Care, Dentistry, Nursing, Online Books, Pharmacology


Now enabled for off-campus use! 

UpToDate appUpToDate app now available.
Register, download the app, login and go!

Clinical Care

Web of Science

Web tutorial

Clinical Care, Mental Health, Pharmacology, Physiotherapy, Science-Social Science

FPIN Resource Database

Includes Clinical Inquiries, PURLs, HelpDesk Answers, and some eMedRef in a single database

free/open access resource

Clinical Care

Access Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology e-books, calculators and other resources covering pain management, critical care, and perioperative medicine.

Clinical Care, Drug Information, Online Books, Pharmacology


Select institution “University of Colorado Denver AMC”  

more info

Biotechnology, Clinical Care, Dentistry, Genetics, Mental Health, Nursing, Pharmacology, Physiotherapy




A Review of Quetzal: A Linguistic Search Engine for Biomedical Literature by C. Tobin Magle, Biomedical Sciences Research Support Specialist, Health Sciences Library

Biotechnology, Clinical Care, Dentistry, Genetics, Mental Health, Nursing, Open Access Publishers, Pharmacology, Physiotherapy


Point of care digital medical image library that aids in the identification of dermatologic, infectious, genetic, metabolic, nutritional and occupational diseases, benign and malignant growths, drug-induced conditions, and other injuries. Users can search by diagnosis, build a patient-specific differential, or look up drug-induced adverse reactions by medication.
Note: Also accessible via UpToDate 
More Information: Video Overview
Differential Builder
Diagnosis Search
Medication Adverse Events

Clinical Care, Dermatology, Multimedia (Health Sciences related)

Isabel dx

Diagnosis checklist system that is also integrated into the Dynamed platform.

Clinical Care

Videos in Clinical Medicine (NEJM)

Videos from New England Journal of Medicine

Using the Advanced Search, type your topic into the search box and include and videos in the search strategy, ie., intubation and videos 

Clinical Care, Multimedia (Health Sciences related), Procedures


ClinicalKey is a clinical resource from Elsevier that includes journals, books, practice guidelines, patient education, drugs, multimedia, instructional videos of medical of procedures and more. All of the information accessible via MD Consult and First Consult, plus more, is now available in ClinicalKey. 

Clinical Care, Drug Information, Evidence Based, Guidelines, Multimedia (Health Sciences related), Online Books, Online Journals

Procedures Consult (ClinicalKey)

Procedure reference tool that offers access to complete details on how to prepare for, perform and follow up on common procedures. Covers the procedures required by the ABIM (American Board of Internal Medicine) and conforms to ACGME standards.

NOTE: Please select "Procedures Consult" in ClinicalKey's drop down menu in the search bar.


Clinical Care, Procedures


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