Harriet K. and Philip Pumerantz Library


Database URL: http://proxy.westernu.edu/login?url=https://www.5minuteconsult.com/home

Description: 5MinuteConsult provides point-of-care information on thousands of diseases and conditions. Features drug information, diagnostic algorithms, physical therapy exercises, lab tests, and medical procedures.

The 5-Minute Clinical Consult contains:

  • – Diseases & Conditions: Thousands of bulleted topics from across our 5-Minute Series to support your patient care decisions
  • – Customizable Patient Handouts: Over 1,000 handouts in English/Spanish from AAFP to help educate your patients
  • – Procedure Video: Build your skills with procedure videos and also have access to physical therapy videos
  • – Drugs: A to Z drug monographs from Facts and Comparison with patient education and interactions
  • – Algorithms: Diagnostic and Treatment algorithms linked to associated topic for quick reference
  • – Images: Provide visual guidance in areas such as dermatology, radiology etc
  • – Updates: Topics, videos, handouts, drugs and more updated on a regular basis
  • – Continuing Education: Earn CME or CE credits

Access: Western University of Health Sciences authorized users only. Remote access via the proxy server available for currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff of WesternU.

License Information:

Authorized Users

Currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff who are using resource for educational and research (i.e., non-commercial) purposes.

Privacy Policy: 

Will only disclose to unaffiliated third parties:

  • • To service providers working on their behalf
  • • To marketing partners
  • • When legally required
  • • For business transfers

Full policy: https://5minuteconsult.com/public/Privacy