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Health & Medical Databases

Title & Link Description
Anatomy Videos (MedlinePlus) MedlinePlus, The National Library of Medicine's source for consumer health, offers brief, narrated and closed-captioned anatomy videos. The videos were produced by A.D.A.M. "with the guidance of and under review by physicians".
CINAHL Complete Offers full-text articles and indexing for nursing & allied health journals. Articles are also available in other disciplines including biomedicine, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and more. In addition, CINAHL Complete provides access to health care books and other materials.
Health Reference Center Academic (InfoTrac) Articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition Provides approximately 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals. The database is updated twice a week.
Health and Wellness Resource Center Use this online resource to find magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, and information health related topics. Links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases are included. The material contained in this resource is intended for informational purposes only.
MEDLINE plus A service of the US National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health to provide information to help answer health questions.
Medscape (WebMD) Medscape offers original content and links to medical information from other sources. There are sections devoted to nurses and medical students. Medscape requires free registration to access content; it is available as an app for iPhone, iPad, and Blackberry.
Nursing & Allied Health Collection Designed for nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers, this database provides full text for nearly 400 journals covering the areas of nursing, biomedicine, health sciences, consumer health and allied health disciplines. Nearly all full text titles included in Nursing & Allied Health: Comprehensive Edition are indexed in CINAHL.
PubMed PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to 1948. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

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