Review-based clinical information resource.





Access to UpToDate is provided by the UCSF Medical Center

Helps you:

  • Find current options for diagnosis, management, a therapy - including efficacy, doses, & interactions of indivdiual drugs
  • Find screening & prevention strategies
  • Answer clinical questions that arise in daily practice

Access Issues

For access issues with UpToDate please contact Medical Center IT at 415.514.4100

Mobile Access

Getting Registered

  • Access UpToDate by going to http://uptodate.ucsf.edu. If you are accessing remotely, you will first have to login to your MyAccess account. Once registered, you can download the Mobile App and earn CME credits.
  • You can decline to register with UpToDate, but you will need to decline every 2 weeks, and you will not have access to the mobile client or be able to earn CME credits.

Access to Mobile App - Once registered, you can install the Mobile App on up to two devices:

  1. On your smartphone or table, search for "UpToDate" in your app store and install the free app.
  2. Open the UpToDate Mobile App upon completion of download.
  3. Login with your UpToDate User Name and Password. You only need to do this once - the app remembers your User Name and Password.

Mobile-Friendly UpToDate

  • In addition to the Mobile App, you can access UpToDate from any device with internet access.
  • Simply go to http://uptodate.ucsf.edu, login with MyAccess, and then login with your UpToDate User Name and Password.

Maintaining Remote Access

  • In order to maintain uninterrupted remote access to UpToDate, you must re-verify your affiliation with UCSF once every 90 days.
  • Re-verification can be done using one of the following methods:
  1. Access UpToDate via http://uptodate.ucsf.edu once every 90 days and login with your MyAccess account. This will automatically re-verify your affiliation. This method requires no UpToDate login.
  2. Login to UpToDate by going to www.uptodate.com from a computer or device connected to UCSF's network.
    This method requires you to login to UpToDate with your UpToDate User Name and Password.