UpToDate is available to all SASH staff (and students on placement). It can be found on the Trust Intranet Applications. Register for an App for off site access – this registration also enables you to gain CME/CPD credits, save useful results and personalise your UpToDate home page.
Community NHS staff are welcome to use UpToDate on the library PCs at East Surrey Hospital or Crawley Hospital.
Bitesize training sessions are available!
UpToDate are offering short bitesize training sessions covering several different topics and more will be added on a quarterly basis. Each session is 10-20 minutes and would require headphones. Please follow this link:
Below are the details of what is currently available:
UpToDate Product Overview
Using a typical clinical question you might ask using UpToDate, this shows you how UpToDate brings the latest available evidence at the point of care and beyond.
Practice Changing Updates
This is perhaps one of the most important elements of the UpToDate platform, as new evidence is released and clinical trials are completed, the team of world-renowned Authors and Editors review the content and make the necessary updates to the recommendations. These can have a profound impact on the way you approach the treatment of patents at the point of care.
UpToDate for Nurses
This session will cover the most relevant areas of UpToDate used by Nurses at the point of care.
This session will show you how to access the latest information on Coronavirus contained within UpToDate.
This session will show you how to access the latest information on Coronavirus vaccines, as well as the latest information from over 6,500 drugs. Drug Interactions is well worth exploring.