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WHSL Anaesthesiology: Databases & Websites

A guide to assist students and staff locate Anaesthesiology-related resources.

Terms and Conditions

Electronic databases by title

Terms and conditions of use

The licence agreements governing the electronic resources available through the University of the Witwatersrand Library permit the content to be used for non-commercial purposes only, by authorised staff and students of the University. The systematic downloading, distribution, printing or retention of substantial portions of content , such as entire journal issues, or the transmitting of online content to mailing lists, is strictly forbidden. Breaches of the University’s contractual arrangements with publishers could result in the suspension of access to the resource for the entire University community.

Remote Access to most of the electronic resources is available to current staff and students of the University. Off-campus users should note that they will be prompted for their staff- or student-number and PIN. For additional assistance, Ask Your Librarian (Khosi 011717-2277)

Essential databases

Evidence-based Medicine Resources

Guidelines


Hot Links

Research databases

Use these to find out if there are interesting trials running world-wide, and for help with protocol design. 

Patient education

All of the Wits Databases

Here is a list of all the databases that the University Library has, across all disciplines: 

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Using Wits Resources from Home

 You will require a Library PIN to access the e-resources from off campus. If you already have a PIN, use this together with your surname and student number to log on to the e-resources. If you do not have a PIN, you need to create one. Use this guide to help you create a PIN.


Medical Apps

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Here are a few suggestions for apps you might find useful. The links will direct you to where you can download the app. You will need to download these onto your mobile device