Burke Memorial Library is trialing three nursing resources this spring. These include: Dynamic Health, Nursing Reference Center Plus, and the Cochrane Collections. All three are provided by EBSCO and are described as:
"Dynamic Health is an evidence-based tool designed to help nurses and allied health professionals master skills, obtain fast answers to questions and foster a culture of evidence-based practice and critical thinking leading to improved patient outcomes.
Nursing Reference Center Plus is committed to educating nurses about evidence-based medicine and nursing best practices. As a part of that effort, Nursing Reference Center Plus focuses on ensuring that staff nurses, nurse educators, recent nursing graduates, and nursing students have quick and easy access to the most current information to provide the best care possible to their patients." The database promote evidence-based nursing practice.
Cochrane Collection Plus combines the most comprehensive databases from the Cochrane Library, a key resource in evidence-based medicine. This includes:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) — the leading source of peer-reviewed systematic reviews in health care
Cochrane Clinical Answers
Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials
Cochrane Methodology Register
Additional information video tutorial information:
Dynamic Health CDS & Skills Video Tutorial
Nursing Reference Center Plus Video Tutorial
The trial will run through April 14, 2023. Find the resources in the trial: