This guide is for physicians, nurses and clinical staff supporting pediatric patient care at NYU Langone Health and affiliated communities. The purpose of this guide is to provide easy access to quality sources that may aid clinical decision making.
AccessPediatrics is a collection of resources that provides medical students, pediatrics residents, and practicing pediatricians with a broad range of content for pediatric practice. Core topics and a number of electronic textbooks are available through the platform.
Pediatric Journals, Titles by Impact Factor
To explore the Impact Factor of the journals listed here or to view impact factors from other years, visit 2018 Journal Citation Reports®, Thompson Reuters.
Produced by the Division of Infectious Diseases at Johns Hopkins to provide clinicians with concise, timely information about diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. There are two main parts of the site: the antibiotic database, accessed by searching on diagnosis, drug name, or pathogen, and the browsable areas, which include news, features, and other types of additional readings and information.
Pediatrics Essentials from Micromedex (app for download)
After downloading the "Micromedex® Pediatrics Essentials" app, locate the NYU Langone password by using this link and clicking on NeoFax®/Pediatrics. Once that site has opened, click on the "Mobile" link in the upper right-hand corner. The app is for iOS, Android, or Windows devices. The password is good for one year.
A section of Toxnet, from the National Library of Medicine (NLM). Peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Among the data included are maternal and infant levels of drugs, possible effects on breastfed infants and on lactation, and alternate drugs to consider.
LactMed is a peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Among the data included are maternal and infant levels of drugs, possible effects on breastfed infants and on lactation, and alternate drugs.