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Provides citations to pharmacy-related articles and conference abstracts on topics ranging from drug therapy to education and economics. Developed by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). Non-USF Health patrons click here.
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: with around 23,000 scientific journals, in addition to books and conference proceedings. Scopus also includes extensive journal metrics and author profiles.
Allows selection by core curriculum topic, browsing by organ system, or searching across McGraw-Hill pharmacy and medical textbooks. NOTE: You must register for a free Access account to use the self-assessment tools and case studies. USF Main campus: click here.
Pharmacy Library is a collection of textbooks, NAPLEX review, active learning exercises, case studies, and JAPhA article abstracts from the American Pharmacists Association (APhA). USF Main Campus: click here.
NOTE: You will need to register for a free account with APhA in order to access the interactive features, such as NAPLEX® review, Active Learning Exercises, and case studies. If you are already an APhA member, use your current registration information to login.
Includes investigational and herbal products in addition to prescription and over-the counter (OTC) drugs, as well as neonatal and pediatric-specific monographs. Tools include: drug identification, interactions, IV compatibility, patient ed, and comparisons.
Database includes investigational and “orphan” drugs in addition to prescription & OTC. Tools include comparisons of 3000+ charts and tables, advanced dosing tools, drip rates, don’t crush/chew, & look/sound alikes.
The USP-NF (United States Pharmacopeia–National Formulary) is a combination of two official compendia, the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) and the National Formulary (NF). It contains standards for medicines, dosage forms, drug substances, excipients, biologics, compounded preparations, medical devices, dietary supplements, and other therapeutics.
To keep up with your favorite journals on the go, download the Browzine app to your mobile device and sign in to USF. You can customize your bookshelf and receive notifications when the newest issue has published.
The American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy (AJHP) is the official publication of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). It publishes peer reviewed scientific papers on contemporary drug therapy and pharmacy practice innovations in hospitals and health systems.
Annals of Pharmacotherapy is a peer-reviewed journal that advances pharmacotherapy throughout the world by publishing high-quality research and review articles to achieve the most desired health outcomes.The articles provide cutting-edge information about the most efficient, safe and cost-effective pharmacotherapy for the treatment and prevention of various illnesses.
Drug Safety covers the disciplines of pharmacovigilance, pharmacoepidemiology, benefit-risk assessment, risk management and medication error prevention, specializing in reviews on the epidemiology, clinical features, prevention and management of adverse effects of individual drugs and drug classes.
The Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, the official peer-reviewed journal of the American Pharmacists Association, provides members with articles and columns on pharmaceutical care, drug therapy, diseases and other health issues, trends in pharmacy practice and therapeutics, informed opinion, and original research.
All students and full-time faculty from the USF College of Pharmacy are eligible to receive a complimentary subscription to Pharmacist's Letter, compliments of Walmart Pharmacy.
Full-time College of Pharmacy faculty who wish to sign up for Pharmacist's Letter should send me an email. Please include the email address you would like to associate with the subscription, as well as your department in the College of Pharmacy.
The LactMed® database, produced by the NLM, contains information on drugs and other chemicals to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Suggested therapeutic alternatives to those drugs are provided, where appropriate.
LIVERTOX®, produced by the NIDDK and the NLM, provides information on the diagnosis, cause, frequency, patterns, and management of liver injury attributable to prescription and nonprescription medications, herbals and dietary supplements.
Lexi-Tox combines information on agents of toxicity, antidotes and decontaminants, household products, provides access to Safety Data Sheets (SDS), toxicology-specific calculators and drug identification in one point-of-care application.