Category Archives: The Top 250 Drugs

Introducing the ClinCalc DrugStats Database and the 2017 Top 200 Drugs

ClinCalc DrugStats Database

We’re excited to announce the launch of our newest product at ClinCalc.com — the DrugStats Database!  This database provides free, web-based access to outpatient prescription utilization statistics for the United States encompassing more than 3 billion prescriptions annually.

Features of the ClinCalc DrugStats Database

By leveraging the database, users can identify trends and compare usage of approximately 500 different outpatient medications.  A few examples include: Continue reading

Speed Up Video Playback of The Top 250 Drugs Online Course

Increase Vimeo playback speed (Chrome extension)

At ClinCalc.com, we’re huge fans of listening and watching educational content at a faster than normal pace. Unfortunately, the video provider used for The Top 250 Drugs (online drug therapy course) does not allow for the ability to change playback speed.

Given our dedication to high-yield, rapid foundational learning, we’ve decided to build a free Google Chrome extension that activates playback controls within all of ClinCalc Academy’s videos. As shown in the screenshot below, this extension adds buttons in the top, right-hand corner for video playback at 1.25x, 1.5x, 1.75x, or even 2x normal speed:

Screenshot showing Vimeo video playback at 1.25x, 1.5x, 1.75x, or even 2x normal speed

Screenshot showing Vimeo video playback at 1.25x, 1.5x, 1.75x, or even 2x normal speed

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The Top 250 Drugs – Online Pharmacotherapy Video Course

ClinCalc DrugStats Database

ClinCalc.com has been a bit quiet over the past year.  Our Twitter account has been mute, email updates rare, and website updates sparse.

Why the radio silence?

We’ve been diligently working on an exciting new product for the past year.  Quite literally, HUNDREDS of hours have been poured into the conception, creation, and implementation of this amazing new product.  Given this massive undertaking, we’ve kept website and mobile app updates to a minimum in order to expedite our production schedule. Continue reading