NLM Updates

October 30, 2012 at 4:07 pm

Retrieving History of Medicine Citations in MEDLINE/PubMed

Searching PubMed for articles relating to the history of medicine has become easier with the introduction of the new PubMed left hand filter sidebar. The filter sidebar allows users to easily select different filters to apply to a PubMed search.

2013 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Now Available

The Introduction to MeSH 2013 is now available, including information on its use and structure, as well as recent updates and availability of data.

Disaster Preparedness Partnership Sparks New NLM Technologies

Two new technologies in development and being tested by the National Library of Medicine may help transform the way hospitals keep track of patients during emergencies.

Structured Abstracts in MEDLINE: Newly Identified and Mapped Labels Available

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has updated its list of structured abstract labels. This updated list, along with the NLM-assigned broader category mappings, can be downloaded for free from the Structured Abstracts resource page which also provides NLM guidelines and other background information to assist licensees or researchers.

NIH launches free database of drugs associated with liver injury

Researchers and health care professionals can use the LiverTox database to identify basic and clinical research questions to be answered and to chart optimal ways to diagnose and control drug-induced liver injury.

New Style and New Content for

The new user interface was launched on September 19, 2012 at

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