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R2 electronic book collection now available!
Your libraries have just purchased 10 noted electronic texts to help answer your clinical questions.  A link to the  R2 platform is available via Quick Links.    The electronic books are also integrated into our catalog and available remotely via Athens.   For a quick look click here!  
New HIV Guidelines released

The HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents announces the release of the updated Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in HIV-1-Infected Adults and Adolescents.

Key additions and revisions to the guidelines include:

For a complete preview of key updates to the guidelines, please see What's New in the Guidelines. Additions and revisions are also highlighted in yellow throughout the text and tables of the PDF version of the guidelines.

To view or download the guidelines, go to the
Adult and Adolescent ARV Guidelines section of AIDSinfo. Separate PDF files that include only the guideline tables or boxed recommendations can also be downloaded from the page.

Diagnosis study in BMJ Quality & Safety Journal
Below is the citation from a recent study on the frequency of errors in diagnosis.   Please contact the library on your campus for a copy.

The frequency of diagnostic errors in outpatient care: estimations from three large observational studies involving US adult populations
BMJ Qual Saf bmjqs-2013-002627Published Online First: 17 April 2014
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