Discover DynaMed

UQ students, academics, and clinicians - access DynaMed to find the latest evidence-based health information to support your study, research or clinical practice. 

DynaMed is used in professional health settings, such as Queensland Health, as a key decision support tool.


DynaMed has a modern and easy-to-use interface. Download the app for your mobile device.

    Quick reference tool for your clinical and research questions

    DynaMed content is written by experts who synthesise the evidence through a systematic literature surveillance process. DynaMed includes:  

    • Concise searchable summaries of key diseases and disorders  
    • Recommendations for diagnostic tests, medication and treatments  
    • References to relevant evidence-based papers and guidelines.

    You can:

    • Link to full-text articles (when available) with direct access via PubMed citations
    • Set up topic alerts
    • Read recent practice-changing updates
    Dynamed topic evidence summary about Monkeypox.
    Example of an evidence summary for a condition, (e.g. Monkeypox). Includes 2022 outbreaks, clinical criteria for diagnosis, condition progression and more.

    Fast answers for patient care

    Take DynaMed with you on clinical placements and ward rounds, to access the latest evidence-based health information at the point of care.

    Access DynaMed 

    Access DynaMed via Library Search or get the app. 

    Get the app

    1. Download the DynaMed app from the App Store or Google Play 
    2. Create a personal user account 
    3. Sign in to authenticate the app with your account. 

    How to install and authenticate the DynaMed mobile app

    Queensland Health staff can access DynaMed via the Clinical Knowledge Network (CKN). See our CKN guide for details.

    Video tutorial

    Watch this DynaMed tutorial (YouTube, 3m53s) on how to search and browse in DynaMed.

    More health information and resources

    • Health Information and Research Essentials - Get an overview of health information and access health and medical resources for your study, research or clinical practice
    • Subject guides - Select a subject area to see the available guides. Our librarians have selected key books, journals and databases to find articles and specialised resources for your subject

    Contact us 

    Contact your librarian team if you have questions about finding information using DynaMed.


    Last updated:
    14 September 2023