VisualDx is a clinical decision support tool that uses images and searchable clinical features to assist physicians in the diagnostic decision-making process. VisualDx is a database of more than 24,000 high quality images covering a wide variety of conditions and drug eruptions. In addition, VisualDX integrates within both UpToDate and many electronic medical records and features a mobile version. This column includes a sample search and a review of the features of VisualDx.
Vardell, E., Bou-Crick, C. (2012). VisualDx: A Visual Diagnostic Decision Support Tool. Medical Reference Services Quarterly, Vol. 31(4), in press.