Free access to UpToDate in English & Chinese, plus Ovid Expert Search tools.
Wolters Kluwer Health will make coronavirus resources on Ovid® and UpToDate® solutions available in response to the outbreak of coronavirus that began in the Chinese city of Wuhan with infections now confirmed in numerous other countries. Access all essential resources on our COVID-19 Resources & Tools page.
- For clinicians at the front lines of the outbreak who are seeking the most current, evidence-based clinical decision support, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) topic on UpToDate is available free worldwide in English and in Chinese (through UpToDate Clinical Consultant).
- UpToDate has also curated a list of novel coronavirus guidelines from global and national agencies such as CDC, ECDC, WHO and other public health organizations.
- To aid scientists, epidemiologists and clinical researchers using the Ovid medical research platform, Wolters Kluwer developed two Expert Searches focused on coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The advanced searches make it easier to navigate the vast body of research and access the latest and most relevant content on MEDLINE and Journals@Ovid.
- An Ovid search widget was specifically developed to expedite COVID-19 research and can be quickly installed on academic and research institution websites.
“As the world responds to the coronavirus now impacting thousands of people, we are committed to ensuring clinicians and researchers everywhere are equipped with the best evidence and knowledge available to ultimately benefit patients. Timely access to critical information about the virus is essential for global health efforts,” said Diana Nole, CEO of Wolters Kluwer, Health.
About Wolters Kluwer
Wolters Kluwer is a global provider of professional information, software solutions, and services for physicians, nurses, accountants, lawyers, tax specialists, and finance, audit, compliance, and regulatory sectors.
The company provides expert solutions - a combination of deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services - that help professionals navigate change, solve complex problems, and deliver impact in their respective fields.
Headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, Wolters Kluwer holds market-leading positions in 40 countries globally, represents customers across 180 countries and employs 18,600 people worldwide. In 2018, it reported annual revenues of €4.3 billion.
Wolters Kluwer provides trusted clinical technology and evidence-based solutions that engage clinicians, patients, researchers and students with advanced clinical decision support, learning and research and clinical intelligence. For more information about our solutions, visit healthclarity.wolterskluwer.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @WKHealth.
Press release updated May 26, 2020