Medical professionals can use this guide to find high quality, current and authoritative patient information hand-outs and education resources, written for the health consumer.
How to access e-resources
Use your ANZCA college ID (or staff username) and password to access library e-resources.
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All About Anaesthesia by the Australian Society of Anaesthetists includes explanations on what anaesthesia is, how anaesthetics are given, and how anaesthetists care for patients. People can also learn how anaesthetics affect them and how they can affect their anaesthetic.
The following databases are available to college fellows and trainees through the ANZCA library.
See the AccessMedicine: User Resources guide for more information
See the AusDi: Resource informationguide for more information
See the ClinicalKey: Resource informationguide for more information
Search for the topic and filter by 'Patient decision aids' or 'Patient information sheets'.
See the Trip Database (Pro): Resource information guide for more information.
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