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TDS - Makers of STAT!Ref

Fast Answers, for Healthcare Professionals For Over 20 Years

Teton Data Systems (TDS), a privately held company based in Jackson, Wyoming, was founded by Dr. Richard Sugden in 1987 to make healthcare reference material available electronically. For more than two decades, the company has continued to provide healthcare professionals with innovative, electronic information products and services. As we have advanced along with technology, some things remain the same; our unsurpassed search engine, our great people and our competitive pricing.

The STAT!Ref Story...

In 1987, Dr. Sugden's colleague from Big Piney, Wyoming–an oil and gas town of about 200 people–called for a consult on a pregnant patient from Connecticut with some unique symptoms.

Although he suspected Lyme disease, he didn't know the best course of treatment. Researching this issue took hours. Knowing there was a better way to find information, Dr. Sugden wrote a program to make Scientific American Medicine searchable on a Mac and made it available on CD-ROMs. These were the humble beginnings of STAT!Ref. Every year, more titles were added, CDs became DVDs and then an Intranet version was created and that evolved into STAT!Ref Online as it is today.

Our Suite of Products

STAT!Ref Online

The premier healthcare e-source

SR Online allows you to chose from and cross-search 500 + titles many of which are included on Doody's Core Title List (DCT). Combined with our many value-added resources such as EBMcalc and Evidence Alerts, STAT!Ref Online is the go-to resource for anyone in the healthcare industry.

STAT!Ref Mobile

Access STAT!Ref Anytime, Anywhere

SR Mobile. If you have SR Online, you already have SR Mobile. STAT!Ref Mobile auto detects your screen size, adjusts the content accordingly and delivers it right to your web enabled mobile device.

STAT!Ref Viewer

Available when you need it

STAT!Ref Viewer is delivered quarterly on a DVD and has many of the same searching capabilities as SR Online. This is a great resource for those without a reliable internet connect.

Anatomy Flashcard Learning System

An Innovative Way to Learn Anatomy

Anatomy Flashcard Learning System is the only online anatomy study guide that helps students learn and assess their anatomy knowledge with a complete human anatomy flashcard deck, learning tables and testing exercises all in one place.

Anatomy - Primal Pictures

3D Human Anatomy as You Have Never Seen it Before

Primal Pictures resources are the world’s most medically accurate and detailed 3D graphic rendering of human anatomy. With benchmark anatomy, physiology and clinical content, Primal Pictures is widely accepted as the best in class and used by thousands of health science educators, students and practitioners worldwide to teach, learn and practice.


The Medical Specialty Question Banks

BoardVitals from STAT!Ref is a high-quality, effective and powerful board review tool that can be used anytime and anywhere via a phone, tablet or computer.

Decker Resources

Better Education, Better Patient Care

Decker Intellectual Properties is partnered with Scientific American to provide quick and accurate clinical information, with databases in a variety of medical disciplines.



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Read what others are saying...

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"STAT!Ref [TDS] is 'the little company that could.' Working with customer service representatives over the telephone and with a regional sales representative in-person is easy. Questions are addressed quickly with few problems."

-- Jeff Coghill, MLIS, MA, AHIP in JMLA

"Thank you for putting together such a user-friendly website. It's extremely instinctive and easy to use. Thank you for making research much easier!"

-- Anne, OMS III, Arizona Health Information Network


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Our Mission Statement

"Teton Data Systems is committed to deliver reliable and current medical, nursing, dental and scientific information through innovative technologies."

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