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Audio-Digest: LDI Clinical Compendia (Anesthesiology): RESOURCE INFORMATION

An iOS and Android app, Audio-Digest, is now available for access to audio lectures.

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  • Overview
  • What do you have access to?
  • Register for Audio-Digest
  • Access via your smart device (app)
  • Access via your desktop (web)
  • How can I tell if a lecture is available via the ANZCA Library subscription?

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What do you have access to?

ANZCA Library subscribes to the LDI Clinical Compendia Anesthesiology collection in Audio-Digest, which is comprised as follows:

  • Anesthesiology (193 of a possible 665 courses)
  • DiabetesInsight (2)
  • Emergency Medicine (27)
  • Family Medicine (39)
  • Gastroenterology (7)
  • General Surgery (19)
  • Internal Medicine (47)
  • Neurology (6)
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology (5)
  • Oncology (2)
  • Orthopaedics (5)
  • Otolaryngology (2)
  • Pediatrics (11)
  • Psychiatry (3)
  • Urology (3)

The list of accessible lectures is available via the Library (My Library) > Library tab in Audio-Digest.

It is possible to search within the available lectures by using Title or Issue ID search box and/or by using the Specialty drop-down:

Note: There are many other lectures on Audio-Digest, which do not form part of our subscription.


[10 July 2019] Some users attempting to register for Audio-Digest are currently getting an error message when submitting their form or when attempting to access content.

Any users experiencing issues, should contact the Library and provide details of the error message, including a screenshot.

We will then contact the vendor to have your registration issue corrected.


Audio-Digest provides instant online and mobile access to 371 accredited audio lectures and board reviews (comprising the LDI Clinical Compendia Anesthesiology collection) presented by experts from leading institutions, bringing clinicians a convenient continuing medical education (CME/CE) experience.

  • Each lecture includes:
    • Objectives and accreditation information
    • Pre-test questions (and answers)
    • Written summary and readings
    • Post-test questions (and answers)
    • Evaluation form
  • Automatically synchronizes your progress across your computer and your smart device
  • A mobile app is available for Apple iOS and Android


Register for Audio-Digest (Free)

Access to Audio-Digest requires the user to register an account:

  1. Log into Audio-Digest using the proxied ANZCA link (users will be required to authenticate using their ANZCA ID and password)
  2. Select 2018 Clinical Compendium in Anesthesiology from the drop-down
  3. Complete the registration form:
    • My Login:
      • Salutation
      • First Name
      • Last Name
      • Professional Designation - for example: MD Physician
      • Email
      • Password
    • My Contact Information
      • These fields are preset
    • Tick the I Agree to the Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy check box
  4. Click the REGISTER NOW button when complete
  5. A second screen will display asking for asking for additional information:
    • Specialty - select a specialty from the drop-down - for example: Anesthesiology
    • Secondary specialty (optional) - for example: Pain Management
    • Scope of Practice - tick the boxes that apply
  6.  Click the COMPLETE MY REGISTRATION button when complete
  7. Once registered, you will receive the following Thank you for Registering for Audio-Digest Platinum email:

  1. This email contains your username and Customer ID - Note: DO NOT use the "Click Here to sign in to your account" link in the email above to access Audio-Digest - see instructions below.

Please Note: While you can access Audio-Digest from any computer or smart device with your username/password, you will be required to re-authenticate via the proxied link every 3 months to continue accessing Audio-Digest.

Error Messages: Some users may see an "error 500" message when registering. Please disregard this message and login as the instructions below.

Access via your smart device

A: Download the ADF Membership app:

B: Registering for Audio-Digest:

  • First-time users must complete the Audio-Digest registration process (see above)‚Äč

IMPORTANT: Accessing Audio-Digest requires that the user have an existing user profile (personal account) in Audio-Digest. If you do not already have a user profile set up, then refer to instructions on how to Register for Audio-Digest before completing the following steps.

C: On your smart device:

  1. Ensure the ADF Membership app is installed
  2. You will be prompted for your AudioDigest Memberships user login details:
    • Enter your Username = email address
    • Enter your Password

  1. Select the Log In button
  2. You will be taken to the Audio Digest home screen
  3. Select My Library to display a list of accessible lectures available via our subscription - see left sidebar for further details on what comprises this collection)

  1. Use the Filter button to refine the list by entering a keyword (for example: pain) and selecting the Apply Filters button

Please Note: Your device will be enabled for access for 3 MONTHS.

Did your login fail? If your account has expired, you will need to re-authenticate using the following link.

For more information, contact the ANZCA Library:

Access via your desktop

IMPORTANT: First-time users of Audio-Digest will be required to complete a registration form to enable access (see instructions above).

  1. First-time users must complete the Audio-Digest registration process (see above)
  2. Log into desktop version of Audio-Digest using the proxied ANZCA link (users will be required to authenticate using their ANZCA ID and password)
  3. The Login to AudioDigest screen will display - in the Clinical Compendia, Silver, Gold & Platinum Customers box on the right, click the GO TO LOGIN button

  1. Select the Login with your Audio Digest Account tab:

  1. Enter your Audio Digest username (email address) and password
  2. Click the LOGIN button
  3. The Audio Digest My Library screen will display a full list of accessible lectures available via our subscription - see left sidebar for further details on what comprises this collection)

  1. Use the search boxes to filter the list - for example: Title or Issue ID = pain and select <enter>

Did your login fail? If your account has expired, you will need to re-authenticate using the following link.

For more information, contact the ANZCA Library:

Accessing Audio-Digest from your desktop

Already registered? You can access Audio-Digest from your desktop.

Audio-Digest - web-accessible version

See full access instructions below.

Forgot your password?

Can't remember your Audio-Digest password?

WebsiteReset/Recover Password

How can I tell if a lecture is available via the ANZCA Library subscription?

Audio-Digest contains many audio lectures that do not form part of the ANZCA Library's subscription - comprised of 371 lectures forming the LDA Clinical Compendia Anesthesiology collection.

The list of accessible lectures is viewable via the Library (My Library) tab within Audio-Digest.

The Audio-Digest search function (and Search by Specialty drop-down) in the top-right corner searches the entire Audio-Digest collection and will include lectures that the Library does not have access to.

However, availability can be determined as follows:

  • By a green ( > ) button alongside the item in the search results list

Inaccessible items can be determined as follows:

  • By a (?) alongside the item in the search results list
  • By the presence of a LIMITED ACCESS - Audio Digest Sample box on the full lecture

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