PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes over 22 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals. Be sure to use “PubMed @UCSF” to take advantage of UC-eLinks (links from PubMed to full text journal articles held by UCSF).
PubMed Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine (NLM)
PubMed Tutorial on using MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) - MeSH is NLM's controlled vocabulary used to index articles in MEDLINE/PubMed
UC-eLinks connects PubMed citations to full text journal articles held by UCSF. It also links UC systemwide catalog holdings to determine if the library owns a particular item in print or electronic format.
California Digital Library (CDL) Tutorial to learn more about UC E-links
My NCBI saves searches and results in PubMed to your personal account. It also features an option to automatically update and e-mail search results from your saved searches. My NCBI includes additional features for highlighting search terms, filtering search results, etc. Note: To use My NCBI, your Web browser must be set to accept cookies and to allow pop-ups from NCBI Web pages.
Blaufuss Heart Sounds and Cardiac Arrhythmias Tutorials
Blaufuss Heart Sounds and Cardiac Arrhythmias Tutorials Online tutorials walk you through cardiac examination/ heart sounds and electrocardiogram/ arrhythmias with pictures, sound, animated images, virtual patients and quizzes to test your knowledge. Developed by Blaufuss Medical Multimedia Laboratories.
RefWorks is a web-based reference management program that is available for free to UCSF staff, residents, and faculty. Go to http://www.library.ucsf.edu/help/citemgmt/refworks for a list of frequently asked questions, including information on what it does, a comparison with EndNote, how to sign up, etc.