Press Releases

Use of anti-clotting drug more than three hours after stroke should be re-evaluated, say researchers

Evidence review suggests increased mortality with no clear benefit

IPSWICH, Mass. — Feb. 5, 2015 — Physicians that use the clinical reference tool, DynaMed™ from EBSCO Health, can now access the valuable, evidence-based content anywhere with the new DynaMed mobile app. The new app has been redesigned to make it easier and faster for physicians to find answers to clinical questions.

IPSWICH, Mass. — January 27, 2015 — A grant from DynaMed™ will enable healthcare professionals to continue to have the opportunity to learn from interesting and instructive infectious disease cases.

IPSWICH, Mass. — January 22, 2015 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and the American Medical Association (AMA) are expanding their relationship in an effort to further promote visibility and adoption of the top medical journals around the world. While EBSCO has long made AMA journals available via its subscription services, EBSCO will now act as a sales agent for The JAMA Network.

IPSWICH, Mass. — November 11, 2014 — General Practitioners in the United Kingdom are focused on their targeted learning to prepare for revalidation. They now have an additional source for learning credits as the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) has accredited the clinical reference tool DynaMed™ from EBSCO Health.

IPSWICH, Mass. — October 29, 2014 — Choosing Wisely Canada just released 61 recommendations that are now available in the evidence-based clinical support tool DynaMed™ from EBSCO Health.

IPSWICH, Mass. — September 2, 2014 — Healthcare professionals will be able to access information about the latest and most complete oncology guidelines available at the point of care following an agreement between EBSCO Health and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®).

IPSWICH, Mass. — August 19, 2014 — Healthcare professionals who access evidence-based oncology information through DynaMed™ will now be using content overseen by the new DynaMed Deputy Editor of Oncology and Hematology, Kevin Loughlin, MD, MBA, MA (Hon.). Dr. Loughlin brings extensive credentials and significant experience in the field to the tool from EBSCO Health.

IPSWICH, Mass. — July 24, 2014 — Dr. Peter Oettgen, a member of the Cardiology Division at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, is the new Deputy Editor of Cardiology for DynaMed™. Dr. Oettgen brings his considerable experience in the field to the evidence-based, clinical reference tool from EBSCO Health.

IPSWICH, Mass. — July 17, 2014 — DynaMed from EBSCO Health is collaborating with the Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) to promote the development and dissemination of evidence-based guidelines in order to improve the quality of healthcare.

EBSCO Health Launches Pediatric Clinical Information Mobile App
~ PEMSoft Now Available For iPhone, iPad and Android Devices ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — January 14, 2014— Two EBSCO Health point-of-care clinical reference tools have been rated highest in their categories by healthcare providers according to a new report on clinical decision support resources.

IPSWICH, Mass. — November 7, 2013 — Health professionals in multiple impoverished countries in Asia and Africa have access to the latest evidence-based, pediatric clinical information because of innovative work being done by KidsCareEverywhere.

IPSWICH, Mass. — October 3, 2013 — The infectious disease information available from DynaMed™ , the clinical reference tool from EBSCO Information Services, is being enhanced by the addition of Dr. Sheila Mitsuma as a deputy editor.

IPSWICH, Mass. — August 20, 2013 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO), provider of point-of-care decision support tools, has announced the hiring of Elizabeth Jones as Vice President of Medical Product Management and Chief Content Officer.

IPSWICH, Mass. — March 14, 2013 — Clinicians in the United Kingdom can now access authoritative and trusted guidance on the selection and use of medicines from the British National Formulary (BNF) directly from DynaMed™, the premier evidence-based clinical information resource.

IPSWICH, Mass. — October 16, 2012 — DynaMed™, the clinical reference known for timely updates and its strong evidence-based approach, has become more well-known among clinicians and other healthcare professionals and now guideline developers, adapters, implementers and users are taking notice.

IPSWICH, Mass. — October 2, 2012 — DynaMed® has ranked highest among ten online clinical resources in a new study in the Journal of Clinical Epidemiology.

IPSWICH, Mass. — August 2012 —  The Brazilian Ministries of Health and Education have made the evidence-based clinical reference DynaMed™ available to more than 900,000 healthcare professionals throughout the country.

IPSWICH, Mass. — July12, 2012 — NHS Education for Scotland has selected DynaMed™ from EBSCO as its preferred point of care resource for all NHS Scotland staff and students.

IPSWICH, Mass. — February 21, 2012 — Institutions using the clinical decision support resources Isabel and DynaMed™ will benefit from tighter integration of the two tools.

IPSWICH, Mass. — December 13, 2011 — DynaMed®, a point-of-care clinical reference tool from EBSCO, has been rated highest in its category by healthcare providers.

IPSWICH, MA—November 9, 2011—DynaMed and Faculty of 1000 (F1000), have partnered to better serve the needs of medical professionals looking for rapid access to the best available medical evidence. The partnership expands the DynaMed community to more than 4,000 medical experts adding to the already extensive coverage of specialties in the point-of-care clinical reference tool.

IPSWICH, Mass. — October 4, 2011 — DynaMed™ from EBSCO has been shown to be the most current point-of-care reference tool. A study published last month in the British Medical Journal ( looked at how quickly five point-of-care products updated new evidence.

IPSWICH, Mass. — May 5, 2011 — EBSCO has partnered with the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) to provide institutional access to Mainpro MI educational credits via DynaMed™, an evidence-based reference resource. The integration of DynaMed with the Canadian Medical Association system enables physicians to use DynaMed for research and quickly and easily earn Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits.

IPSWICH, Mass.  February 21, 2011  Hospitals and clinicians around the country are working to implement electronic heath records (EHR) and demonstrate Meaningful Use. While the focus is on the technology involved, there are objectives designed to ensure that clinicians and patients have access to the latest medical information.

IPSWICH, Mass. — October 20, 2010 — McMaster University’s Health Information Research Unit and DynaMedfrom EBSCO have partnered to help physicians understand the scope of the medical research being published every day.

IPSWICH, Mass. — December 7, 2009 — Institutions currently using point-of-care resources from EBSCO and Zynx Health will benefit from a new agreement which gives healthcare providers integrated access to their evidence-based resources, resulting in quicker retrieval of relevant and current information and improved quality care.

 IPSWICH, Mass. — September 9, 2009 — Concerns about Pandemic H1N1 and the upcoming flu season have people on alert and the medical and nursing editors from EBSCO are responding by making the latest evidence-based flu-related information available for free.  

IPSWICH, Mass. — June 24, 2009 — EBSCO has added more than 500 clinical calculators to DynaMed, an evidence-based clinical decision support resource.