CMA Clinical Resources

The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) has an extensive online repository of clinical resources available to all SMA and CMA members. Currently it houses point-of-care tools, e-books, e-journals, and accredited online learning, as well as the most in demand physician resources including DynaMed and ClinicalKey.

Simply click on the resource you wish to access, and login with your CMA user account when prompted.

If you don't have a CMA user account, create one here. All members of the SMA are members of the CMA. Create a username, password and enter your CMA ID number (the same as your SMA ID number).

  • DynaMed
    DynaMed provides evidence-based point-of-care summaries updated frequently using systematic literature surveillance, and includes a range of medical calculators. CPD credits are available.

  • ClinicalKey
    Over 1,000 textbooks, 600 ejournals, images, videos and patient handouts.

  • CPS online and CPS on the RxTx mobile
    2000+ current Canadian product monographs for drugs, vaccines and natural health products

  • CPG Infobase
    is the most comprehensive database of evidence-based Canadian clinical practice guidelines (CPGs). It includes approximately 1,200 CPGs developed or endorsed by authoritative medical and health organizations in Canada.

  • CMAJ
    The Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) showcases innovative research and ideas aimed at improving health for people in Canada and globally. It publishes original clinical research, analyses and reviews, news, practice updates and thought-provoking editorials. Free downloadable app available.

If you have difficulty accessing any of the resources listed above, please contact the CMA Member Service Centre. Weekdays, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. EST at, Tel: 888-855-2555 (toll-free)