H.M. Fishbon Memorial Library
Fishbon Video Newsletter
Issue 15 - December 2008 - Databases, Decision Services and Mount Zion Memories
In this issue, the Search Queen tells us about three important biomedical databases, we visit with Jeff Belkora, Director of Decision Services at the UCSF Breast Care Center and spend some time with Leonard Rosenman, M.D., former Chief of Surgery at Mount Zion.
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Finding It All
The Search Queen discusses three important biomedical databases: Embase, the Cochrane Library and BMJ Clinical Evidence.
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UCSF Breast Care Center Decision Services
Jeff Belkora, Ph.D., Director of Decision Services at the UCSF Breast Care Center, tells us how his team works to help patients make informed decisions about their cancer treatment.
Mount Zion Memories
A visit with Leonard Rosenman, M.D., former Chief of Surgery at Mount Zion.
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