DynaMed includes more than 500 interactive calculators, equations and decision trees that allow you to enter values in commonly used formulas to obtain numerical data, such as urinary protein excretion estimation or an estimate the severity of community acquired pneumonia in a given patient based, upon the presence or absence of major risk factors.
To access the DynaMed Calculators:
From any screen, click the Calculators link in the top toolbar of the DynaMed interface.
Note: You can click Calculators to view all calculators or select a specific calculator category from the drop-down menu.
The DynaMed calculators screen will appear in a new browser window or tab. Select a calculator from the displayed browse list or select a different calculator type from the menu on the left.
Enter your figures into the selected calculator. A result will automatically be generated as you input your numbers.
When finished with the calculator, you can return to the DynaMed interface by closing the calculator window.
Note: Most calculators include information to help you interpret your results, as well as references to literature.