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AccessPediatrics: User Resources


The search feature in AccessPediatrics is simple and easy to use. You can learn more about the search feature at this link.


  • In AccessPediatrics, you can search for resources across all content types
  • Auto-suggest appears as you type (can be disabled)
  • You can "phrase search" using quotations
  • Get the same search results by combining terms together or by using AND
    • e.g., asthma pediatrics = asthma AND pediatrics

Search Builder:

To the left of your search results, search builder allows you to:

  • Focus the search by modifying your terms (keyword, title, author, ISBN)
  • Filter results by format (chapter, tables, cases, images, multimedia, etc.)
  • Select textbooks to see results by specific titles 
  • Narrow results by topics

Federated Search:

A federated search expands your results from AccessPediatrics to include results from other McGraw Hill Access Medical sites. 

  • Use the dropdown menu to the left of the search bar to select federated search
  • Search builder elements above apply
  • Green dot indicates the item is available in your subscription 

Content Maps

With our content maps, our digital medical resources are matched with academic curriculum or professional specialty needs for specific audiences. Resources highlighted in content maps include entire books, book chapters, quick references, multimedia, cases, and question banks. General content maps for faculty and students pair key MH resources with curriculum accreditation standards for specialty clinical education (i.e., undergraduate medical, family nurse practitioner, nurse midwifery, clinical nurse specialist, etc.). Customized content maps can be created on a case-by-case basis and are specific to an institution’s educational program or professional needs.

Pediatrics-specific content maps on the Access User Center:

Explore our dynamic list of content maps on the Access User Center.

Usage Reports

For more information on how to pull usage statistics for your institution, please visit our page on the Access User Center at this link.

MARC Records / KBART Title Lists

For more information about McGraw Hill MARC Records and KBART Title lists, including how to receive updates and download records, visit the Access User Center at this link.

AccessPediatrics Overview Video

What Is AccessPediatrics?

About AccessPediatrics

AccessPediatrics from McGraw-Hill Medical covers the entire span of pediatric practice, from neonatology through adolescent medicine. Updated regularly and optimized for viewing on any device, this comprehensive online pediatric resource provides instant access to information essential for completing evaluation, diagnosis, and case management decisions, as well as for pursuing research or self-assessment and board review -- all in one place.

Authoritative, trusted, and content-rich, AccessPediatrics is an innovative pediatric website guided by a preeminent Advisory Board that includes the four of the field’s top academic experts and is led by Camille Sabella, MD, of the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and the Center of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the Pediatrics Institute, Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital.

AccessPediatrics can help medical students to excel in their clerkship through use of use videos, cases, and Q&A; assist residents with leading pediatric textbooks and vignette style exam prep that will establish an important foundation for future practice, and allow practicing pediatricians to quickly search for relevant  clinical information.

Why Is AccessPediatrics Unique?

AccessPediatrics provides unique benefits that deliver indispensable support in resident education and clinical practice – through these exclusive interactive features:

Leading pediatric textbooks – References to help clerks and residents successfully make it through their rotation or residency. AccessPediatrics is the only place to view the fully searchable and complete content of the landmark pediatric text for more than a century, Rudolph’s Pediatrics, and also offers CURRENT Diagnostics & Treatment: Pediatrics and Lange Neonatology

Quick Reference – Concise outlines of conditions and disorders most often encountered in medical practice from the Texas Children’s Hospital Handbook whether used as a high-yield review for studying or for quick reference in a clinical setting. Images and algorithms are also highlighted in the search to help confirm diagnosis and clinical decision making.

Extensive multimedia library – A unique collection of procedure and concept videos that dynamically illustrate and explore anatomy and physiology to prime residents for hands on work in their field.

Pediatric Board Review – Designed to prepare residents with extensive Q&A that mirrors the case vignette style seen on today’s pediatric board exams.

2 Minute Medicine – Concise and curated reviews and summaries of new medical studies. Studies are rated for the appraisal of evidence-based medicine.

Integrated Drug Database – Look up pediatric dosing, indications, and adverse reactions quickly for generic and brand-name drugs with printable patient handouts presented in English and Spanish.

Clerkship Corner – Acquire the complete scope of information medical students need for a successful rotation in pediatric medicine, including targeted texts and case studies.


CME in AccessPediatrics is designed for the practicing physician.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association (IPMA) and McGraw-Hill Companies. The IPMA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

To learn more about earning CME credits in AccessPediatrics, select the CME Flyer link below or watch a tutorial on the Access User Center at this link.

Exam Prep

To prepare for Step 2 in pediatrics, AccessPediatrics offers the following relevant resources, including texts, cases, clinical diagnosis information, color atlases, and references:

Please check back here for content for additional exam prep, including for Step 3.

Contact Us

For help, please reach out to Customer Success at McGraw Hill at

For institutional accounts:

  • Please reach out to Customer Success for help with a technical issue, an existing institutional subscription, a trial subscription, marketing materials, setting up a training session and more.

For individual subscribers:

  • For help with an individual subscription, please email Online Customer service ( between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST. You may also call 1-888-307-5984 (toll free within the United States).


MyAccess Profile

To engage with AccessPediatrics and its content and resources, users need to create a free MyAccess profile (upper-right sign in dropdown menu) in AccessPediatrics. Users are encouraged to login each time they use the site.

  • Create a MyAccess Profile: To learn more about how to create a free MyAccess profile, select the PDF link below or visit the Access User Center at this link
  • Reset Your Password: To learn how to reset your MyAccess profile password, watch this tutorial on the Access User Center

Linking to Content

Instructors can link to content in AccessPediatrics through their LMS using the durable URLs found in the browser of all text and chapter content, multimedia, cases, study tools, and clerkship content. For a tutorial on how to link to content in AccessPediatrics via durable URLs, please visit the Access User Center at this link.

Renaming Quizzes

In AccessPediatrics, you can rename review quizzes you have completed. In your MyAccess profile (upper-right sign in, AccessPediatrics), under the "My Review Questions" tab, you can select the "Rename" pen tool beside any quiz you wish to rename. This is useful for sharing quiz results.

Click the link below to view a tutorial on how to rename quizzes in your MyAccess profile in AccessPediatrics or visit the Access User Center at this link. is a free platform annotation tool in AccessPediatrics. To learn more, select the PDF guide link below or watch a tutorial on the Access User Center at this link. 


Webinar Series

  • General Overview Webinars:
    • Sign up to attend an upcoming webinar. The session provides an overview of site features and available content.
  • Archived Webinars:
    • Browse our list of past webinars and register to view a recorded session. 
  • To request live custom training for your institution, email Customer Success at