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Health / Medicine

 

Alt Health Watch

Focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It provides full-text articles from more than 180 international, and often peer-reviewed journals, reports, proceedings, and association and consumer newsletters. In addition, there are hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research, and book excerpts.

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Health Reference Center Academic

A one-stop, full service resource for health-related research. It provides an integrated collection of general interest health and fitness magazines, medical and professional periodicals, reference books, and pamphlets.

 

Health Source: Consumer Edition

Authoritative health-related information including the full text of nearly 300 full-text, consumer health magazines. Also included are more than 4,500 Clinical Reference Systems reports (in English and Spanish); Clinical Pharmacology, which provides access to 1,100 drug monograph entries and 2,700 patient education fact sheets; and Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary.

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Health Source: Nursing/Acadmic Edition

Full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines with particularly strong coverage of nursing and allied health topics. Abstracts and indexing for an additional 550 journals are also included.

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MedicLatina

MedicLatina es una colección de revistas de investigación médica publicadas por renombradas editoriales de Latinoamerica y España. Esta base de datos contiene las tablas de contenido y el texto completo en formato PDF de alrededor de 100 revistas de medicina avaladas por profesionales en la medicina. MedicLatina abarca una amplia gama de temas como lo son: neurología, cardiología, nefrología, biomedicina, investigación clínica, pediatría, reproducción humana, patología clínica, investigaciones en cáncer y hematología. Vea la lista completa de títulos incluídos.

MedicLatina is a collection of medical research and investigatory journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. It contains the complete table of contents and PDF full text for nearly 100 peer-reviewed medical journals in Spanish. A wide range of topics are covered including neuroscience, cardiology, nephrology, biomedicine, clinical research, pediatrics, human reproduction, clinical pathology, cancer research, and hematology.

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Medline

Authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals. Included are citations from Index Medicus, the International Nursing Index, Index to Dental Literature, PREMEDLINE, AIDSLINE, BIOETHICSLINE and HealthSTAR.
 

Natural and Alternative Treatments

Natural & Alternative Treatments (NAT) is a complementary and alternative medicine database designed for the consumer-health researcher.

The database contains almost 200 articles on medical conditions, presenting in an evidence-based manner the alternative medicine therapies proposed for use in their treatment. It also contains detailed, evidence-based information on herbs and supplements, functional foods, and other alternative therapies such as acupuncture and homeopathy. An additional section, linked to the others, provides comprehensive information on drug/herb/supplement interactions.

The articles contained in the database are entirely based on double-blind, placebo-controlled studies and other forms of meaningful scientific evidence. More than 12,000 such studies are cited in the material, and new studies are added regularly. The evidence-based content has been developed and reviewed by a team of physicians and pharmacologists.

 

Salud en Espanol

El contenido que se encuentra en esta sección incluye una coleccíon diversa de temas de salud: primeros auxilios, cuidado de bebé y niño, enfermedades, medicina alternativa, envejecimiento y bienestar.
 

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