Point of Care Tools - Further Information and Content

BMJ Best Practice

BMJ Best Practice is a clinical decision support tool which provides the latest information in a clear format. BMJ Best Practice is updated daily and also includes patient leaflets, procedural videos and drug calculators.

To access from work or home go to https://bestpractice.bmj.com/login

To access BMJ Best Practice you will need an OpenAthens account. Once you have logged in, select Best Practice from the My Resources section. Please watch the video below for further details regarding BMJ Best Practice, including how to access it as an app.


Is a SFHT subscription, therefore only available to SFHT staffDynaMed Plus is a clinician-focused tool designed to facilitate evidence-based patient care. Physicians and specialists review the medical literature to ensure DynaMed Plus includes objective summaries.  There is a app available which you can download using your personal user credentials.  Search DynaMed on iOS App of Google Play store

To access DynaMed from outside the Trust you will need an OpenAthens account.  If you do not have an OpenAthens account please go to https://openathens.nice.org.uk/ to register. Once you have created and logged in to your OpenAthens account, select EBSCO databases from the My Resources section.  You can access DynaMed from the Trust Intranet on the Library pages or via the NHS Library and Knowledge Hub.