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Lexi-Comp Online

Database URL: http://proxy.westernu.edu/login?url=https://online.lexi.com/

Description: Lexi-Comp Online provides point-of-care drug and clinical information. Lexi-Comp Online includes:

Databases:

  • Lexi-Drugs: Lexi-Comp’s most comprehensive drug database.
  • Lexi-Drugs International: Covers select drugs available outside of the U.S.
  • Pediatric Lexi-Drugs: Specific pediatric drug information, including dosing and pharmacokinetics, to optimize the care of infants and children.
  • Geriatric Lexi-Drugs: Targeted content to address the specific needs of older adults.
  • Lexi-Natural Products: Reviews the most commonly used natural products and potential interactions.
  • Drug Induced Nutrient Depletion: Contains a comprehensive list of potential drug-induced nutrient depletions.
  • Nuclear, Biological & Chemical Exposure: Concise, yet comprehensive clinical approach to treatment of these exposures.
  • Pharmacogenomics Online: Information concerning key genetic variations that may influence drug disposition and/or response.
  • Infectious Diseases: Assists healthcare professionals in the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases.
  • Poisoning & Toxicology: Detailed toxicology information on drugs, chemicals, and environmental toxins.
  • Laboratory Tests: Current information concerning the background and context of laboratory tests.
  • Diagnostic Procedures: Detailed descriptions of diagnostic tests and procedures.
  • Clinician’s Guide to Diagnosis: Practical approaches that lead from symptoms to diagnosis through a series of logical steps.
  • Clinician’s Guide to Internal Medicine: Quick access to essential information covering diagnosis, treatment, and management of commonly-encountered patient problems in internal medicine.
  • Clinician’s Guide to Laboratory Medicine: Practical approaches that will walk you from abnormal lab test to diagnosis through a series of logical steps.

Clinical Applications:

  • Lexi-Interact: Review all interactions for a selected medication or enter a patient-specific regimen to analyze for potential interactions.
  • Lexi-Drug ID: Quickly identify unknown medications based on Imprint, Dosage Form, Shape, and Color.
  • Lexi-Pals & Pedi-Pals: Printable, customizable, take-home leaflets that can be provided to patients to explain more about their medications; available in 18 languages.

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. Please read Lexi-Comps End User License agreement before use.

Provider: Lexi-Comp

License Information:

Authorized Users

Authorized Users are faculty, full-time and part-time students. Authorized Users specifically excludes preceptors and adjunct faculty unless Lexi-Comp Online is accessed by such users through Customer’s secure computer network and use is related to an academic purpose.

Authorized Use

View and search the content of Lexi-Comp Academic Solution; download single documents for the individual use of an Authorized User; print single documents for the individual use of an Authorized User or other Authorized Users, which printed documents shall contain a copyright notice as follows: “Copyright © by Lexi-Comp, Inc. All rights reserved”; make a reasonable number of photocopies of a printed document for the individual use of an Authorized User or for the use by or distribution to other Authorized Users, which photocopies shall contain a copyright notice as follows: “Copyright © by Lexi-Comp, Inc. All rights reserved”; and make any number of copies required of Lexi-PALS for the sole purpose of supporting a treatment regimen for patients of the customer or customer’s Authorized Users, which printed documents shall contain a copyright notice as follows: “Copyright © by Lexi-Comp, Inc. All rights reserved”

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: http://www.wolterskluwercdi.com/privacy/