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AccessSurgery

ebooks, examinations, ddx tools, self assesment tests, cases, drug information, video & images

What is AccessSurgery?

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AccessSurgery supports resident education and clinical practice through these interactive features:

  • Surgical textbooks – More than 24 fully-searchable surgical references including the world’s leading texts, Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery and Zollinger’s Atlas of Surgical Operations.
  • Quick Reference
    • ​Quick Answers Surgery (ebook)
    • Differential Diagnosis: Browse symptoms to be connected to the corresponding textbook section for your dx of concern
    • Calculators
  • Drug Database - Look up dosing, indications, and adverse reactions quickly from more than 1,000 generic and brand-name drugs, and print out patient handouts available in both English and Spanish.
  • Multimedia
    • Surgical videos and animations goes inside the anatomy to show step-by-step how to perform basic and advanced surgical procedures – as demonstrated by the world’s preeminent surgeons.
    • 16,000+ high quality full-color images – An extensive collection of images to assist in visual diagnosis, and step-by-step procedures.
  • Study Tools
    • Create multiple choice quizzes from content on this platform.

Switching Platforms

The McGraw Hill Medical 'Access' collection features a number of helpful multimedia, ebook, case studies, and diagnostic tools.  You can easily "jump" between platforms by clicking on "McGraw-Hill > Medical" from the top menu. Note: The DMU Library has a license to all databases listed under the 'Available Sites' section.

Available resources
 

Des Moines University Library
library@dmu.edu
515-271-1537