Thursday, April 13, 2017

Closing of the Medical Library on 24 April




The Li Ping Medical Library will be temporarily closed for electricity inspection and air-conditioning maintenance during the following time period: 

Date:    24 April 2017 (Monday)

Time:   8:30 am – 8:00 pm 

The Library will re-open at 8:00 pm or earlier upon accomplishment of the exercise. We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

Henry Stewart Talks: Biomedical & Life Science Collection


http://easyaccess.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/login?url=https://hstalks.com/biosci/

The Library has subscribed to the new online biomedical multimedia resource Henry Stewart Talks. Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection. This database contains  over  2,100  specially  prepared,  animated,  seminar-style, online   lectures   by   world   leading   authorities  for  universities,  research  centres, medical  schools  and  pharmaceutical/biotech companies, including Nobel, Breakthrough and Lasker Prize winners.

You can find the lecture by Prof. Dennis Lo of Department of Chemical Pathology in the collection:


Non-invasive prenatal diagnostics 
Prof. Y. M. Dennis LoThe Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

AccessMedicine HemOnc Collection

The Library's subscription to AccessMedicine now includes the new HemOnc Collection

http://easyaccess.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/login?url=http://hemonc.mhmedical.com/


Updated regularly, this comprehensive online HemOnc resource covers the entire spectrum of hematology-oncology from the basics to specialty-specific content. The HemOnc Collection provides online edition of the world’s leading hematology-oncology references, including Williams Hematology, Hematology-Oncology Therapy, and The MD Anderson Manual of Oncology. Each text is featured in its most current edition, and all references are fully searchable.

Monday, April 10, 2017

Nature Microbiology


http://easyaccess.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/login?url=http://www.nature.com/nmicrobiol/
The Library has subscribed to the new journal Nature Microbiology
 
This new Nature journal is concerned with all aspects of microorganisms be it their evolution, physiology and cell biology, their interactions with each other, with a host, with an environment, or their societal significance.

Publishing monthly, the journal is committed to publishing primary research into infectious disease and pathogenesis, antimicrobials, symbiosis, microbiomes, ecology, cell biology and physiology. It will also address areas where microorganisms impact on society and vice versa.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

New BMJ Best Practice App



A new BMJ Best Practice app is now available for download.
The new app takes up less space on your mobile devices, has a new user interface and an enhanced search available online and offline.

Please see the Medical Mobile Apps Library Guide for instruction details.

Monday, January 23, 2017

CUHK Professor Dennis Lo received Future Science Prize

Prof. Dennis Lo, Associate Dean (Research) of the Faculty of Medicine was awarded the first-ever Future Science Prize-Life Science Prize for his seminal contribution to the widely-used non-invasive prenatal test based on the original discovery of fetal DNA in maternal blood which has benefited millions of pregnant women globally.

For more details: CUHK Press Releases

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Ovid ebooks now support PDF download

Ovid ebooks now support downloading of chapters in PDF format.
You can use the Book Reader to open the book, select the chapter and then export it to PDF.