Resource of the Month: Apps for Medicine & Health Care

Apps for Medicine and Health Care

A reminder that we now have app access to two major resources:

BMJ Best Practice gives you access to the full content offline without any need for a Wi-Fi or data connection.

OUH staff should log in using NHS OpenAthens. University of Oxford members should access BMJ Best Practice from a University networked computer in the first instance. 

You will then need an institutional code which you can obtain from us at before downloading the app from

For full instructions, please see

UpToDate Anywhere

Before downloading the app you’ll need to create an UpToDate Anywhere account:

For Medical Students and other members of the MSD:

You’ll need to sign up by going to UpToDate via Oxlip+ - or SOLO - Your password will expire every 90 days so you’ll need to go through the Oxlip+/SOLO link from time to time to refresh it.

NHS Users:

To sign up, please go to the OUH intranet home page - and click on UpToDate from the link on the bottom right hand side of the page in the "Clinical Resources" section. Then click on the "Login/Register" tab in the upper right hand corner of the UpToDate page. Once you've registered you can download any of the mobile apps on up to two devices.

For more information, please contact us.

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