MediNotes is the most detailed and wide-ranging database of general
medical information yet available for the EPOC platform. It aims to list
the facts, figures, and protocols which are useful to you in your clinical
practice. By having this information on portable computer, it reduces the
need to run back to text-books or carry around scraps of paper.
Subjects covered include biochemical, haematological, and physiological reference values, emergency protocols and procedures, notes on the use of many drugs and infusions, conversions between various units, all sorts of medical scales and scoring systems, and a large section on paediatric drug doses. Elsewhere there are notes on various important aspects of Anatomy, Physiology, Clinical Chemistry, Nutrition, Clinical Medicine, Surgery, Radiology, Psychiatry, and even entries on general examination / viva technique.
A free sampler version of the database is available from this website to whet your appetite, but this has had many key areas of information removed to limit its functionality. In particular, almost all of the emergency management information has been removed, more than half of the paediatric drug information has been removed, about half of each of the tables and spreadsheets has been deleted, and any scores or scales which originally had explanations on how to use them have had these explanations removed.
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