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 Disease Overviews  

 Anatomy  

 EKG  

 Electronic Books

 Evidence Based Practice

 Foreign Language &         
 Cultural Competency

 Heart & Lung Sounds  

 Infectious Disease  

 Journals & Articles

 Library Catalog

 Medical Images

 Medical Insurance & Coding

 Medical Law & Ethics  

 Medical Terminology

 Nursing  

 Patient Education  

 Pharmacology

 Pharmacology for patients     

 Phlebotomy

 Psychology  

 Statistical Data

 Substance Abuse

 Surgical Processing Technicians

 Surgical Technologists

 Surgical Videos  

 User Guides

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DISEASE OVERVIEWS

  Websites:

‚ÄčANATOMY

 EKG

  E-Books:

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 ELECTRONIC BOOKS

A - Z List of Healthcare  E-Books

EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE

FOREIGN LANGUAGE & CULTURES

Medical Dictionary

Spanish

Multicultural

HEART & LUNG SOUNDS

INFECTIOUS DISEASE

JOURNALS & ARTICLES

MEDICAL IMAGES

MEDICAL INSURANCE & CODING
E-Books / Databases:

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MEDICAL LAW AND ETHICS
 E-Books / Databases:

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MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

NURSING
 E-Books / Databases:

  Websites, including ones with CE articles:

PATIENT EDUCATION

PHARMACOLOGY
 E-Books / Databases:

 Websites:

  • DailyMed (includes tabs for indications, usage, contraindications, adverse reactions, dosage, patient counseling, etc. from FDA package inserts- Search by generic or brand name)
  • RxList (from WebMD. Note - there are a lot of ads intermingled with drug descriptions)
  • FDA Drug Index (from the Food and Drug Administration - includes approval history, medication guide, therapeutic equivalents)
  • Institute for Safe Medication Practices (includes medication safety alerts, high alert medication lists, Do Not Use abbreviations list]
  • MedlinePlus: Drugs, Herbs & Supplements (these patient handouts include both prescription and over the counter drugs)
  • NLM Drug Portal (includes Drug Category descriptions & lists)
  • PDR.net (registration required for full monograph, but most information available without it. Has prescription and some OTC drugs)

PHARMACOLOGY - PATIENT INFORMATION
 Websites:

PHLEBOTOMY

PSYCHOLOGY

 E-Books / Databases:

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STATISTICAL DATA

SUBSTANCE ABUSE

SURGICAL PROCESSING TECHNICIANS
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SURGICAL TECHNOLOGISTS
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SURGICAL VIDEOS

USER GUIDES