Point of Care

MD Consult’s Guideline

Full-text practice guidelines are available when published in journals for which MD Consult has full-text; includes brief summaries of the latest clinical practice guidelines from other sources along with a link to the full-text.

Nursing Consult’s Practice Guidelines

Used to locate current best practice recommendations based on the evidence for the care of common health care diagnoses experienced in the hospital setting throughout the lifespan.

Nursing Consult’s Clinical Updates

Provides background data, pathophysiology, current evidence from the literature, and specific, practical patient-care interventions for the bedside nurse, as well as discharge and patient teaching recommendations.

MicroMedex’s Clinical Xpert

Designed as a PDA tool, this clinical resource is also available on desktops; includes. evidence-based point-of-care application complete with clinical references and tools; gives access to lab test information, a disease database, toxicology information and  medical calculators.


Covers more than 7300 topics in 13 medical specialties and includes more than 75,000 pages of text, graphics, links to Medline abstracts, more than 250,000 references, and a drug database; editors review and update the content continuously, with an updated version released every four months