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Nursing: Study Tools for Nursing Students

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General Information Study and Skills

Anatomy and Physiology


Clinical Resources

Mobile Apps

Check out the Mobile Apps for Health Sciences guide for more apps! 

Medscape by WebMD 

Medscape provides fast and accurate clinical answers at the point-of-care and is the leading medical resource for physicians, medical students, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. 

Calculate by QXMD 

"Calculate" is a next-generation clinical calculator and decision support tool for iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows 10, and web, freely available to the medical community. 

Focused on highlighting tools which impact clinical practice and serve to impact diagnosis, treatment or determining prognosis.

Eponyms (For Students) 

Eponyms brings a short description of more than 1700 common and obscure medical eponyms (eg Rovsing's sign, Virchow's node) to your smart phone. A perfect tool to quickly look up the meaning of any eponym. 

Student Learning Services Help

The U Sask Student Learning Services offers a variety of workshops and sessions to help you become a better student. They offer: