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This guide collates apps related to anaesthesia and pain medicine, as well as other apps that might be useful to medical professionals.

This guide displays apps related to anaesthesia, pain medicine and other areas that might be useful to medical professionals.

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Discontinuation of OvidToday

From 1 August 2018, Ovid will be discontinuing support for the OvidToday app.

Whilst current users will be able to continue to use the app until their tokens expire, the ANZCA Library will not be able to troubleshoot any issues that users encounter.

>> For users interested in keeping up to date with their reading, we recommend the Read by QxMD app

>> For users who would like to access the entire journals A-Z list (full text access), we recommend the BrowZine app

Oxford Journals Apps Access Issue

27-11-2017: Oxford University Press have recently updated their journals apps (including Pain Medicine) to use a new authentication methodology.

Unfortunately, there is currently no ability for off-site users to authenticate as institutional subscribers, and it is currently not possible to access full-text content via these apps as a result.

ANZCA fellows and trainees wanting to access Oxford Journals full-text content can do using one of the following methods:

Latest app news

The new Pain Medicine Journals app from Oxford University Press is now here. The app enables you to read Pain Medicine, both online and offline on your iOS device.

See our dedicated Pain Medicine app guide for further information including full access details.

New ClinicalKey app

‚ÄčThe latest version of the ClinicalKey app is here and now provides access to the Australian version of ClinicalKey, allowing ANZCA Fellows and trainees to access full-text content for the very first time.

See our dedicated ClinicalKey app guide for further information including full access details.

Library trialing BrowZine

BrowZine logo

BrowZine is a mobile app for tablets and smart phones that allows you to access and browse e-journals from different publishers in one simple interface.

It is user friendly and journals can be browsed by subject categories. Many journals provide article-level access indexing, which allow you to click-through to subscribed ANZCA full-text content.

See our dedicated BrowZine guide for further information including full access details.

Read by QxMD

Read by QxMD aims to provide a single place to keep up with new medical & scientific research. It is user friendly and displays content in the style of a personalised digital journal. 

See our dedicated Read by QxMD guide for further information including full access details.


OvidToday is now available for download on iPad and Android devices.

Access the full-text of the latest issues of such journals such as Anesthesia & Analgesia, Anesthesiology, PAIN, and Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine.

See our dedicated OvidToday guide for further information including full access details.


AusDI is an Australian drug information database. It has been optimised for iPhone, iPad and Android devices via a web browser. Access all the comprehensive medicines information and features including the Interactions and Safety and Product Identifier modules anywhere, anytime, using your personal account username and password. 

See our dedicated AusDI guide for further information including full access details.