Friday, May 18, 2018

British National Formulary for Children

The Library has subscribed to the new pharmaceutical database British National Formulary for Children. It provides prescribers, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals with sound up-to-date information on the use of medicines in the UK for treating children.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

LWW Health Library for Speech, Language and Hearing

The new e-Resources, LWW Health Library for Speech, Language and Hearing provides access to 15 core books for speech pathologist, audiologists and healthcare professionals. It also provides over 235 video clips covering fluency, audiology, voice, neuroscience, and anatomy and physiology.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

New features of Anatomy.TV 3D Real-time Module

The Anatomy.TV (Primal Pictures) has developed a new feature, Side-by-Side 3D Model to Cadaver Dissection Images in the 3D Real-time Human Anatomy module.  

By supporting interactive labeling and colored highlights overlaid on top of the cadaveric dissections, it brings real-life context and relevance to digital anatomy learning experience and provides educators with an interactive tool that facilitates a flipped classroom approach, for improved student engagement.

Friday, March 16, 2018

Biomedicine Hub

Biomedicine Hub is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed Open Access journal that aims to bring together high-quality basic, translational and clinical research as well as public global health issues across biomedical fields to focus on interdisciplinary work at the forefront of medicine. 

Biomedicine Hub is now open to receive submissions. There is currently no Article Processing Charge!

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Temporary Study Room

Renovation work on the 3/F of LCW Clinical Sciences Building will be carried out in Feb 2018. There may be some noise in the Library when the work is being performed. 

To minimize the disturbance caused to medical students, the Faculty has arranged a temporary study room for the staff and students of the Faculty of Medicine from 23 Feb until Sep 2018 tentatively

Ward 5H
5/F, Day Treatment Block and Children Wards
Opening Hours: Mon–Sun, 08:00–18:00

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) New Series

The following new series of the Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) are now accessible via the Library website:

Essentials of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care delves into a wide range of procedures employed in emergency and intensive care settings, ranging from basic life support methods such as CPR and rescue breathing to other common procedures performed during emergency situations.

Essentials of Nursing Skills demonstrates medication preparation and administration, with videos highlighting important safety checks, considerations, dosage calculations, and common mistakes associated with improper medication administration.

Essentials of Physical Examinations III covers physical examination of two major systems in our body: neurological and musculoskeletal, with videos explaining relevant anatomy, the rationale behind the steps, and the interpretation of the exam findings.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Notable NEJM Papers by CUHK Researchers

Two research papers by CUHK faculties are selected as “Most Notable” in 2017 by the New England Journal of Medicine:

Mok, T. S. et al. Osimertinib or Platinum–Pemetrexed in EGFR T790M–Positive Lung Cancer. N Engl J Med 2017; 376:629-640.

Chan, K. C. A. et al. Analysis of Plasma Epstein–Barr Virus DNA to Screen for Nasopharyngeal Cancer. N Engl J Med 2017; 377:513-522.

Full list of the notable papers available at