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Tutorials

This tutorial page provides links for NT Health Library staff to connect to help guides, fact sheets, videos and other help information to assist with using the Library Databases A-Z. The information has been put together mostly from the vendors of these databases and covers frequently asked questions such as searching and extracting information. If you have any further queries once viewing the help pages please contact the library for further assistance on 89228961.

Resource User Guide Description
     

Access Medicine

Overview

Learn how to find different resources within the database such as books, quick medical and diagnosis & treatment tools, drug calculators and the differential diagnosis tool. Running time 10:00

AMH Children's Dosing Companion

AMH CDC

How to find information in the Children’s Dosing Companion.

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Online Help Online help for searching and navigating the ABS website.

Australian Standards Online

Online Help

Online help for searching and navigating the Sai Global website – please remember to logout at the end of your session.

Australian Health Databases

FAQs & Help Guides Online help page with tutorials and help guides to assist with searching and navigating the Informit databases.

BrowZine

Help for Users Knowledge base answers to frequently asked questions about Browzine

BrowZine

Video Tutorial How to find journals and add to your 'bookshelf' for later browsing. Running time 2:36

BrowZine

Going Mobile Health Guide Connect your mobile device to Browzine following our step by step instructions

Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine

Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine Find tools that will enable you to formulate a clinical question, find evidence that answers your question and information to assist with critically analysing the literature

CINAHL

Search Video How to conduct a basic search video tutorial. Running time 3:18
ClinicalKey Reference Card

Learn the basics fast with this handy reference card showing how to get the most out of your search results, set up personalisation within the database to save your articles and activate remote access to use ClinicalKey anytime anywhere.

ClinicalKey

Database Overview

In this short video learn how the ClinicalKey database can assist clinicians make faster confident decisions based on real evidence. Running time 3:50

Cochrane Library

Introduction to Cochrane

Introduction to the Cochrane library – enter country and job description to launch the slide presentation. Running time 3:21

Cochrane Library

Browsing and Searching Learn how to access evidence through browsing, narrowing results, refining dates and review groups. Slide presentation, Running time 7:40

Cochrane Library

MeSH and Search Manager

Learn how to use the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) controlled vocabulary to search for l concepts found in medical literature. Slide presentation. Running time 6:14

Ebscohost

Creating a Personal Profile

In this video tutorial learn how to create a personal account where searches and alerts can be created, saved and retrieved and used for future purpose. Running time 3:13

EBSCOhost 

Video Tutorial 

A video tutorial introduction to the EBSCO database interface that will assist you with searching Health Business, SocIndex, CINAHL and Medline. Running time 4:17

EBM Finding the best available clinical evidence

Online Tutorial

This tutorial aims to clarify the process of searching for reliable medical evidence.

EBM and Study Design

Video Tutorial

This is a brief introduction to study design for the EBM and the Medical librarian online class. Running Time 12:16

EBM Answering Clinical Questions Answering Clinical Questions These modules are a guide to the UWA approach to answering clinical questions, an evidence based practice approach.
EBM Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice Tutorial

This tutorial provides a basic introduction to the principles of Evidence-Based Practice as well as give you an opportunity to practice with new cases.

Endnote

Endnote

Tutorials and help guide on using Endnote software to manage references

eTG Complete

Information Sheet

Provides an outline to the key features in eTG complete and useful tips when searching the database.

Joanna Briggs

Help Guide

In this slide presentation learn how the Joanna Briggs database can assist you to find Evidence Summaries, Recommended Practice and other EBP information. Running time 5:21

Medline

Video Tutorial

Video tutorial demonstrating an advanced search using filters and limiters. Running time 3:19

Micromedex

User Guide

A comprehensive user guide to using the Micromedex database

MIMS Online

MIMS Online Help

Online help, user guides and video tutorials demonstrating how to use the MIMS Online database.

OT Seeker

Basic Search Help

Search help for conducting a basic search.

OT Seeker

Advanced Search Help

Conducting a search using Boolean and other filters and limiters.

PEDro

Search Help

A series of video tutorials describe how to optimise searching of the Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro), including some of the most common errors that users of PEDro make and some strategies to make your searching more efficient.

PICO

PICO Video Tutorial 

This video tutorial will take you step-by-step through the process of formulating a clinical question using the PICO method. Running Time 2:58

PubMed

PubMed Online User Guide

A comprehensive user guide to using the PubMed database.

Science Direct

Advanced Search Information 

Information sheet to assist with conducting a search, includes Field Boolean, Wildcard and Stop word examples.

Science Direct

Advanced Search Tutorial

A video tutorial demonstrating how to conduct an advanced search. Running Time 3:31

UpToDate

Help Demo

A series of video tutorials that cover UpToDate Mobile Apps, Enhanced Search Results UI, Graded Recommendations, CME/CE Credits, Search in Your Own Language, UpToDate Graphics, Register from a Hospital Portal, Fulfill ABIM MOC Requirements with UpToDate.