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Library Tutorials

The following tutorials will help you get started using the research tools provided by Himmelfarb.

Introduction to ClinicalKey and ClinicalKey for Nursing

Installing the App

Access ClinicalKey and create personal login/password (note: if you already have a personal ClinicalKey login/password, you can use that account information), then download application on phone or iPad and login.

FirstConsult App

About this app: FirstConsult is a point-of-care information tool which provides brief clinical information to support diagnosis and disease management.  FirstConsult's disease information is organized with a clinical ordination and includes background, diagnosis, treatment, summary of evidence, outcomes, and prevention.  FirstConsult is provided to you courtesy of Himmelfarb Library.

When you will use it: to find evidence-based information on specific conditions including diagnostic approaches.

To do:

  1. Access ClinicalKey and register for an individual login/password.

  2. On your iPad, open FirstConsult and login with your ClinicalKey login/password; your FirstConsult app will automatically load the current app content.  

Note: Logging into your ClinicalKey app every three months will keep your FirstConsult app uptodate.


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