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Posts by archive: May 2016

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Enhancement to MedlinePlus Connect Lab Test Responses

Posted by on May 31st, 2016

MedlinePlus Connect is a National Library of Medicine (NLM) service linking patient portals and electronic health record systems to context-relevant information from MedlinePlus. The Connect service returns relevant information for a patient’s specific diagnosis, medication, or lab test. In particular, since 2011 Connect has supported requests for lab test information using LOINC (Logical Observation Identifiers… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Electronic Health Records, MedlinePlus, MedlinePlus Connect

May

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National Library of Medicine’s Tox Town Farm Scene Gets an Update!

Posted by on May 31st, 2016

If you are looking for possible environmental health risks on a typical farm or need information on agricultural runoff, feeding operations or barns and silos, check out the newly updated National Library of Medicine (NLM) Tox Town Farm Scene. The Farm joins previously updated Tox Town City, Town and Southwest scenes with an updated, photorealistic look to… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Environmental Health and Toxicology, Mobile Devices, NLM Resources, Public Health

May

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June 10 Webinar: Finding Systematic Reviews at PubMed Health and PubMed

Posted by on May 27th, 2016

On June 10, the NN/LM Training Office (NTO) sponsored the free webinar Finding Systematic Reviews at PubMed Health and PubMed, featuring presenter Hilda Bastian from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). The session was archived and a recording is available for viewing.

Posted in: Education & Training, NLM Resources, PubMed

May

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NCBI Launches New Twitter Feed for NCBI Bookshelf Announcements

Posted by on May 23rd, 2016

NCBI has a new Twitter feed, @ncbibooks, to announce new books and documents available on the NCBI Bookshelf. An online resource providing free access to the full text of books and documents in life sciences and health care, the Bookshelf currently provides access to over 4,500 titles. The Bookshelf is continuously expanding with new materials… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, NCBI, News & Reports, NLM Resources, Social networking

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NLM Releases Two New Nursing Resources YouTube Videos!

Posted by on May 20th, 2016

NLM recently released two short YouTube videos for nurses. They are linked as part of the PubMed for Nurses Tutorial. They are nicely done with music, and both are less than four minutes long. NLM Resources For Nurses: Research NLM Resources for Nurses: Patient Education

Posted in: Consumer Health, Healthcare Professionals, NLM Resources, PubMed

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