9º World Congress on Health Information and Libraries

Salvador, Bahia - Brazil, September, 20 to 23 - 2005


4th Regional Coordination Meeting of the VHL

September, 19 to 20 - 2005

P69 - Proposal for the creation of a database of works of investigation and development in health of the state Nueva Esparta, Venezuela

Background: To divulge the results of the biomedical investigation is determinant for a effective to make of decisions. In Nueva Esparta there are  a universe of 4000 professional, technicians and students in health, there becomes necessary the availability of the scientific knowledge, his dissemination and use in order to contribute to the development of the health.
Objetive: To compile, to promote and to divulge the biomedical investigation of the Nueva Esparta State by means of the design and feeding of a Database in full text and authors' curricula.
Methods: Design of the database in methodology Lilacs and Scielo. Identification of the investigators in health and register of his profiles in the CVLAC System. Compilation of his scientific production across different routes. A scientific committee will establish the criteria of selection of works. Validation and test. Making of procedure and manuals of work. To select host where it will be located and with access from Internet.
Conc lusions: The database of investigation in health of Nueva Esparta will help to cover the lack of access to the scientific papers; it will divulge and facilitate the use of the produced knowledge and will be a tool to measure the situation of the investigation in health.