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Sexual Health and HIV

CDS Tools

Clinical decision support tools give clinicians access to the most up-to-date synethesised evidence easily and quickly, precisely when you need it.

We currently have access to four of the leading clinical decision support tools available. These tools are constantly updated by teams of experts to create synthesised evidence summaries on thousands of topics and conditions. You can use these tools to get quick access to your questions when you need an answer fast.

Log in via OpenAthens or register for a personal account on each tool to be able to use the apps. Contact us for any difficulties.


Link to BMJ Best Practice

BMJ Best Practice is an evidence synthesis tool is now licensed by NHS England and as such is available for all NHS England employees. It is has a British focus and includes UK guidelines, as well as patient information print-outs.

Link to UptoDate

UpToDate is a US-based evidence synthesis tool providing you with synthesised evidence summaries on thousands of topics.

Link to Dynamed

DynaMed Plus is a US-based evidence synthesis tool providing you with the very latest evidence in easy-to-read summaries including UK guidelines. 

Link to Lexicomp

Lexicomp is a drug information resource which can enhance patient safety by providing you with detailed summaries, screening, interaction and allergy tools.