Michigan State University

Point of Care Resources


  • DynaMed™ is a leading evidence based point-of–care resource.
  • For the DynaMed mobile app, please see our installation guide.

Essential Evidence Plus

  • Essential Evidence Plus includes evidence based point-of-care tools and other resources.
  • Essential Evidence Plus mobile version requires you to create a FREE personal profile prior to using. Registration for a personal profile is found under the My Account tab on the homepage.

Visual Dx

  • Visual Dx is a web-based clinical decision support system designed to aid in the identification of dermatologic, infectious, genetic, metabolic, nutritional and occupational diseases, benign and malignant growths, drug-induce conditions, and other injuries.

ACP Smart Medicine

  • Evidence-based clinical guidance designed for rapid access to clinical information at the point of care. Formerly ACP's PIER.
  • ACP Smart Medicine is part of the STAT!Ref collection and has a mobile version. For the STAT!Ref mobile app, please see our STAT!Ref installation guide.

Nursing Reference Center

  • Nursing Reference Center (NRC) is a point-of-care resource intended for nurses, nursing students, and nursing faculty.
  • For the Nursing Reference Center mobile app, please see our installation guide.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database

  • Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database is a source of clinically reliable information on more than 1000 natural medicines, including herbs, dietary supplements, vitamins, minerals, etc.

Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) Guide