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Medical and Health Calculators/Apps

A guide for medical and health calculators chiefly for UT clinicians and medical students with an additional section for all (chiefly patients).

Access Medicne, Nursing Reference Center, and Dynamed

Select UT Subscription Based Apps


ClinicalKey a point-of-care clinical information service. Includes full text of 1,000+ books, all monographs and procedural videos from Elsevier's First Consult and Procedures Consult; all Clinical Pharmacology monographs from Gold Standard; over 13,000 Elsevier medical and surgical videos; millions of images; over 2,000 practice guidelines; and patient education handouts.

App download information at

DynaMed - Evidence-based clinical reference tool designed for use at "point of care". Contains summaries derived from peer-reviewed journals and systematic evidence review databases for 3,000+ topics covering diseases, disorders, diagnostics, and drugs.

Download information - Click on Mobile at the top of the Dynamed Web page (above). More info about downloading/installing at

UpToDate Anywhere - Full text point-of-care resource that supports clinical decision-making. Contains over 9,000 experted-based/evidence-based overview articles on disease topics in internal medicine and 20+ specialty areas. (Subscription paid for by the UT College of Medicine)

Get the UpToDate app with these easy steps:
1. Go to the Libary home page ( and click UptoDate
2. Click the Log-in/Register link in the top navigation bar or the mobile-app link
3. Create a unique user name and password
4. Download the app at your device
5. Renew your affiliation every 90 days by signing into UpToDate via the library homepage (
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More Select UT Subscription Based Apps


Contains full text of 80+ medical books published by McGraw-Hill. Also includes images, multimedia
files, clinical case files, exam review questions, diagnostic tools, drug monographs, practice
guidelines and patient education handouts. Also includes the following apps

  • Quick Medical Dx an dRX – evidence-based outlines of conditions and disorders most often encountered in medical practice
  •  Fitzpatrick’s Color Atlas of Clinical Dermatology – provides color images of skin lesions, plus a summary outline of skin disorders and diseases
  • Diagnosaurus –  differential diagnosis tool with more than 1,000 diagnoses. Browse by symptom, disease,or organ system.
  • Pocket Guide to Diagnostic Tests –  quick reference to the selection and interpretation of commonly used diagnostic tests include laboratory procedures in the clinicalsetting.

Download App
   Google Android
   App Store ITunes


Download instructions include FAQs and a help sheet


Select EbscoHost Research databases include

  •    CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature) i
    • Index to literature in nursing, allied health, and related fields
    • Nursing dissertations, standards of practice documents, and audiovisuals.
    • Clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments
  • Nursing Reference Center Plus
    • Clinical point-of-care resource
    • Disease overviews with evidence-based treatment summaries
    • Nursing skills and competencies; nursing care plans
    • Drug and patient education information
  • PsycInfo 
    • Journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, and technical reports
    • Behavioral science and mental health topics in many disciplines
  • Health Source (Nursing and Consumer editions)
    • Academic edition includes journal articles, drug monographs (prescription, OTC, supplements, and herbs)
    • Consumer edition includes index to magazines as well as many full text books

And More Select UT Subscription Based Apps

Visual Dx - a web-based clinical decision support system proven to enhance diagnostic accuracy, aid therapeutic decisions, and improve patient safety
Download instructions at