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Medline (EBSCO) more information

An abstracted index to all areas of medicine and the health sciences including clinical medicine, nursing, psychiatry, dentistry, pathology, toxicology, nutrition, exercise science, health care planning and administration, medical education, etc.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text (EBSCO) more information

This database is a comprehensive source of full text health/biomedical journal articles. This database also contains author affiliations, searchable cited references, research instruments, and evidence-based care sheets. 

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (EBSCO) more information

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition provides more than 500 scholarly full text journals focusing on many health disciplines including physician assistant studies, health care administration, community, school, and public health.

PsycINFO (EBSCO) more information

PsycINFO from the American Psychological Association is a renowned resource for citations and abstracts for scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations. This is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral and social sciences. It provides systematic coverage of the psychological literature from the 1800's to the the present.

Psychology and Behavioral Science Collection (EBSCO) more information

A comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods, including full text coverage for nearly 400 journals.

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ebrary Academic Complete more information

An e-book database covering more than 220 academic disciplines, including medicine and health. Search - evidence based medicine or evidence based practice.

National Center for Health Statistics more information

Produced the Centers for Disease Control, this website contains a wealth of statistical information on a variety of health topics. more information

From the Federal Interagency Forum on Child & Family Statisitics, which includes federal agencies and international organizations, this website provides access to statistics and reports on children and families.

Encyclopedia of Health Care Management more information

© 2004 by Michael J. Stahl, University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Encyclopedia of Aging and Public Health more information

Combines multiple perspectives to offer readers a more accurate and complete picture of the aging process and elder health. Includes a historical and demographic overview of aging in America, a guide to biological changes accompanying aging, an analysis of the diversity of the U.S. elder population, legal issues commonly affecting older adults, and the ethics of using cognitively impaired elders in research.

Encyclopedia of Addictive Drugs more information

Describes numerous drugs of abuse, including both pharmaceutical and natural products. Begins with a discussion of federal drug scheduling and drug categories. Individual drug descriptions include: correct pronunciation, nicknames or street names, legal status, historical and present uses and misuses, abuse factors, interactions with other drugs, and findings of cancer risks and birth defects.

Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine more information

Presents current, unbiased information on alternative and complementary medical practices, including reflexology, acupressure, acupuncture, chelation therapy, kinesiology, yoga, chiropractic, Feldenkrais, polarity therapy, detoxification, naturopathy, Chinese medicine, biofeedback, Ayurveda, and osteopathy. Information on recommended therapies for specific disorders and diseases, medicinal uses for plants and herbs, are balanced by conclusions of studies on efficacy and analysis of current levels of acceptance by traditional scientists and doctors.

Health Reform Implementation Timeline - Kaiser Family Foundation more information

The implementation timeline reflects the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, which President Obama signed on March 23, 2010, as well as provisions in the Health Care & Education Reconciliation Act, which was signed on March 30, 2010.

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Evidence Based Medicine/Practice more information



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