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School of Medicine: M1s: Cases

This guide contains content suitable for study and review for first-year medical students.

How to Use this Clinical Cases Resource Hub

Find links here to clinical case collections--suitable for first-year medical students--found in LWW Health Library, AccessMedicine, and Psychiatry Online.

Cases in LWW Health Library

LWW Health Library Cases

Accessing the clinical cases in LWW Health Library requires creating a personal account (see directions below).

Clinical cases for study include the following (classified here by subject and type of media):

  • 8 'Clinically Oriented Anatomy' case studies (displayed as chapters)
  • 10 'Medical Physiology: Principles in Clinical Medicine' case studies (displayed as PDFs)
  • 56 'Marks' Basic Medical Biochemistry: A Clinical Approach' patient profiles (displayed as PDFs)
  • 142 'Rubin's Pathology: Clinicopathologic Foundations of Medicine' Interactive Case Studies (displayed digitally)
  • 24 'Resolving Ethical Dilemmas' cases (displayed as PDFs)

How to Find LWW Cases

Once logged into your personal account in LWW Health Library:

  1. Click the large "Medical Education" link (top of page)
  2. Click the large "Cases" button (middle of page)
  3. Use the menu to narrow selection of cases (lefthand side)

Cases in ClinicalKey

Cases in R2 Digital Library

Cases in APA's PsychiatryOnline

Case Files Collection & Cases in eBooks in AccessMedicine

Access the AccessMedicine Case Files Collection by Discipline

AccessMedicine's Case Files Collection contains more disciplines and specialties than are displayed here. Once logged into your MyAccess Account in AccessMedicine, you're ready to access all subscribed Case Files Collection content.1. Click the "Cases" tab in the menu (across the top of the page)
2. Click the "Case Files-Preview" link (first link in cascading menu)
3. Now find the "Case Files Collection" link in the box (top of page)
4. Once clicked, a page will open that enables you to toggle between Case File texts
5. All cases are interactive, with questions throughout, explanations of answers, and clinical pearls


View a brief video overview of AccessMedicine by clicking here


Learn more about the content in AccessMedicine
by visiting the
vendor research guides

Cases in ProQuest eBook Central

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