Tag Archives: Point of Care Tool

BMJ Best Practice

From the 1st of April, BMJ Best Practice will be available to staff throughout YDH, as well as the NHS in England.

BMJ Best Practice is a point of care tool that draws on the latest evidence-based research to offer step-by-step guidance on diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and prevention.

An OpenAthens password is required in order to access this resource. If you don’t already have an OpenAthens password, you can Register Here.

BMJ Best Practice is also available as an app on iOS and Android devices. For information on how to set the app up, please Contact the Library.


UpToDate Anywhere

UpToDate Anywhere is now available to all staff and students at YDH.

UpToDate Anywhere gives you access to evidence-based clinical content when and where you need it. It provides you with the UpToDate Mobile App for iOS, Android or Windows 8 devices. It also provides you with CME/CE/CPD when you research a clinical question using UpToDate on site or remotely; this includes your mobile device.

In order to register for UpToDate Anywhere you need to visit the UpToDate website through the link on the Library’s YCloud page. You are then able to click the Login/Register link (which is situated within the top right hand corner of UpToDate’s homepage) and complete the registration form.

In order to maintain uninterrupted access to UpToDate Anywhere, you must re-verify your account every 90 days. This is done simply by visiting UpToDate through the Library’s YCloud page and logging in with your username and password.


If you require any help or for more information please Contact the Library.