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Foundations of Medical Practice (MEDD 411, MEDD 412)

Information for first year medical students.


There is an overwhelming amount of information produced and disseminated. But we can filter what we access and have content directed to us instead of having to seek it out.

For a comprehensive list of sources and how to's check out:



Most article databases at UBC (Including MEDLINE) and many journals will send updates on specific searches, authors, or subjects. To learn more about setting these up, visit:

Blogs and Twitter

Search for blogs using the Blog Search Engine.

Follow key researchers and institutions on Twitter.