Page last updated: 23 November 2016
If you are using a computer connected to the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust CLICK HERE to access UpToDate.
Otherwise, click here - Search UpToDateŽ to find fast accurate answers to everyday clinical questions.
For information to hand to your patient/s to explain their condition, use this quick search box:
UpToDate is now available with NHS OpenAthens authentication so users can access from home or away - https://openathens.nice.org.uk - go to Resources and scroll down to UpToDate.
To see a demo please use this link - http://www.uptodate.com/home/help/demo/index.html
Click on the link below to view the main Content for Geriatrics
Click on the link below to view the main content page for Hospital Medicine
PLEASE NOTE the hospital's subscription to UpToDate is not yet available via iOS or Android devices.
As well as informing decisions about treatment, recent research published in the Health Information and Libraries Journal (HILJ) suggests that using UpToDate can reduce delays in diagnosis, treatment and discharge.
Addison J, et al. How doctors make use of online, point-of-care clinical decision support systems: a case study of UpToDate©, Health Information & Libraries Journal. Published Online First: 15 October 2012. doi: 10.1111/hir.12002
Unfortunately access is not available on Exeter University networked computers any more.
Access to UpToDate has been made available for the long term future, following support from the Medical Director and the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust.
Trust staff please see Hub for more details and to log in.