Who created DynaMed?

DynaMed Founder Dr. Brian Alper takes on a new challenge leaving EBSCO after 15 years to change knowledge development. Brian Alper, MD, MSPH, FAAFP, FAMIA developed a clinical decision support platform aimed to provide evidence-based solutions at the point of care 25 years ago. That solution was DynaMed®.

Who created DynaMed?

founder Brian S. Alper
DynaMed founder Brian S. Alper, MD, MSPH, FAAFP, FAMIA is the new Chief Medical Knowledge Officer at EBSCO Information Services.

Who owns DynaMed?

DynaMed Founder Dr. Brian Alper takes on a new challenge leaving EBSCO after 15 years to change knowledge development. Brian Alper, MD, MSPH, FAAFP, FAMIA developed a clinical decision support platform aimed to provide evidence-based solutions at the point of care 25 years ago. That solution was DynaMed®.

Is DynaMed better than up to date?

Accuracy in clinical answers was equal between UpToDate (average 1.35 out of 2) and DynaMed (average 1.36 out of 2). However, time to answer was 2.5 minutes faster in UpToDate compared to DynaMed. Participants were also more confident and satisfied with their answers in UpToDate compared to DynaMed.

Is DynaMed free?

The DynaMed app is free with every subscription and is compatible with iOS and Android devices.

What is the difference between DynaMed and DynaMed plus?

While the mission, vision, and commitment to evidence-based medicine principles have not changed, the user experience is entirely new. DynaMed Plus includes a new editorial leadership team, platform, search algorithm, interface, content and features. See how DynaMed Plus compares to DynaMed®.

What is DynaMed?

DynaMed is an electronic evidence-based, primary care database designed to provide the most useful point-of-care health information available. Developed by Editor-in-Chief Brian Alper, the database contains more than 2000 disease summaries.

Is DynaMed evidence-based?

DynaMed Plus® from EBSCO Health is an evidence-based tool that health professionals can use to inform clinical care. DynaMed Plus content undergoes a review process, and the evidence is synthesized in detailed topic overviews. A unique three-level rating scale is used to assess the quality of available evidence.

How do I get DynaMed free?

The first method is via the ACP, the American College of Physicians USA membership gives you free access to the DYNA med. In case you are already a member, you can access dyna med with your acp credentials and will get free access to all content.

Is DynaMed peer reviewed?

EBSCO Health is a provider of evidence-based clinical decision support solutions, healthcare business intelligence, and peer-reviewed medical research information for the healthcare industry.

What is DynaMed good for?