Bloomsburg University's Harvey A. Andruss Library

A COLLECTION OF ONLINE REFERENCE TOOLS APPROPRIATE FOR
THE UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT


RB - RL9999 : Diagnosis, Disease, Encyclopedias, First Aid

Total of 36 Records
 
Title: CancerLit

Provider: U.S. National Cancer Institute

Subject Heading/s: Cancer

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Indexes

Description: CANCERLIT provides citations and abstracts for journal articles, books, reports, etc; 1966- ..


Title: CancerLit

Provider: U.S. National Cancer Institute

Subject Heading/s: Cancer

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Indexes

Description: CANCERLIT provides citations and abstracts for journal articles, books, reports, etc; 1966- ..


Title: Complete DSM-IV Criteria for Mental Disorders

Provider: DSM-IV Made Easy

Subject Heading/s: Mental illness--Classification; Mental illness--Diagnosis

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: "This website comprises a complete set of DSM-IV criteria for all currently used mental disorders. The criteria are a simplified version that I wrote for use by mental health professionals as well as patients, relatives, and other lay people. The criteria are taken directly from my book, DSM-IV Made Easy, published by Guilford Press." DSM is the Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders.


Title: Complete DSM-IV Criteria for Mental Disorders

Provider: DSM-IV Made Easy

Subject Heading/s: Mental illness--Classification; Mental illness--Diagnosis

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: "This website comprises a complete set of DSM-IV criteria for all currently used mental disorders. The criteria are a simplified version that I wrote for use by mental health professionals as well as patients, relatives, and other lay people. The criteria are taken directly from my book, DSM-IV Made Easy, published by Guilford Press." DSM is the Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders.


Title: Complete Home Medical Guide

Provider: Columbia University

Subject Heading/s: Medicine, Popular

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: This comprehensive guide from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons has chapters on First Aid & Safety, Symptoms & Treatment , Prevention & Wellness.


Title: Complete Home Medical Guide

Provider: Columbia University

Subject Heading/s: Medicine, Popular

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: This comprehensive guide from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons has chapters on First Aid & Safety, Symptoms & Treatment , Prevention & Wellness.


Title: Dictionary of Cancer Terms

Provider: U.S. National Cancer Institute

Subject Heading/s: Cancer

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Use the alphabet links to search terms; terms beginning with a number precede the letter.


Title: Dictionary of Cancer Terms

Provider: U.S. National Cancer Institute

Subject Heading/s: Cancer

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Use the alphabet links to search terms; terms beginning with a number precede the letter.


Title: Diseases & Conditions A-Z

Provider: MayoClinic.com

Subject Heading/s: Diseases.

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "Select from our A to Z list to read all about a disease or condition in one comprehensive overview. If you don't find a topic here, use our general site search."


Title: Diseases & Conditions A-Z

Provider: MayoClinic.com

Subject Heading/s: Diseases.

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "Select from our A to Z list to read all about a disease or condition in one comprehensive overview. If you don't find a topic here, use our general site search."


Title: Health Topics A to Z

Provider: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Subject Heading/s: Diseases.

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: ". . . a listing of disease and health topics found on the CDC Web site. It is not yet a complete index of the site."


Title: Health Topics A to Z

Provider: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Subject Heading/s: Diseases.

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: ". . . a listing of disease and health topics found on the CDC Web site. It is not yet a complete index of the site."


Title: Healthy Body Calculator

Provider: Ask the Dietician

Subject Heading/s: Body weight

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Calculators

Description: Age, height and other data are input to determine how close an individual is to a health weight and suggestions for weight reduction if appropriate.


Title: Healthy Body Calculator

Provider: Ask the Dietician

Subject Heading/s: Body weight

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Calculators

Description: Age, height and other data are input to determine how close an individual is to a health weight and suggestions for weight reduction if appropriate.


Title: Index of Rare Diseases

Provider: National Organization for Rare Disorders

Subject Heading/s: Rare diseases

LC Class: RC48.8

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: An entry typically provides a definition, symptoms, and a list of orgnaizations that provide information and/or support.


Title: Index of Rare Diseases

Provider: National Organization for Rare Disorders

Subject Heading/s: Rare diseases

LC Class: RC48.8

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: An entry typically provides a definition, symptoms, and a list of orgnaizations that provide information and/or support.


Title: Medical Encyclopedia

Provider: U.S. National Library of Medicine

Subject Heading/s: Medicine--Encyclopedias

LC Class: RC81

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "This A.D.A.M. interactive encyclopedia over 4,000 articles about diseases, tests, symptoms, injuries, and surgeries. It also contains an extensive library of medical photographs and illustrations." Updated 3/28/08


Title: Medical Encyclopedia

Provider: U.S. National Library of Medicine

Subject Heading/s: Medicine--Encyclopedias

LC Class: RC81

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "This A.D.A.M. interactive encyclopedia over 4,000 articles about diseases, tests, symptoms, injuries, and surgeries. It also contains an extensive library of medical photographs and illustrations." Updated 3/28/08


Title: Merck Manual: Home Edition

Provider: Merck

Subject Heading/s: Medicine, Popular, Symptomatology; Diagnosis; Therapeutics

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: Based on the Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy, but written in terms the general public can understand.


Title: Merck Manual: Home Edition

Provider: Merck

Subject Heading/s: Medicine, Popular, Symptomatology; Diagnosis; Therapeutics

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: Based on the Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy, but written in terms the general public can understand.


Title: Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy

Provider: Merck

Subject Heading/s: Medicine; Symptomatology; Diagnosis; Therapeutics

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: The online, up-to-date version of a long-time standard for medical professionals.


Title: Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy

Provider: Merck

Subject Heading/s: Medicine; Symptomatology; Diagnosis; Therapeutics

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: The online, up-to-date version of a long-time standard for medical professionals.


Title: Merck Manual of Geriatrics

Provider: Merck

Subject Heading/s: Geriatrics

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: "The book begins with a problem-oriented diagnostic approach to common presentations of illness in older patients;" based on the 2nd ed., 1995.


Title: Merck Manual of Geriatrics

Provider: Merck

Subject Heading/s: Geriatrics

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: "The book begins with a problem-oriented diagnostic approach to common presentations of illness in older patients;" based on the 2nd ed., 1995.


Title: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man

Provider: U.S. National Center for Biotechnology Information

Subject Heading/s: Human chromosomes; Human chromosome abnormalities; Human gene libraries

LC Class: RB155.5

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: "This database is a catalog of human genes and genetic disorders authored and edited by Dr. Victor A. McKusick and his colleagues at Johns Hopkins and elsewhere, and developed for the World Wide Web by NCBI, the National Center for Biotechnology Information."


Title: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man

Provider: U.S. National Center for Biotechnology Information

Subject Heading/s: Human chromosomes; Human chromosome abnormalities; Human gene libraries

LC Class: RB155.5

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: "This database is a catalog of human genes and genetic disorders authored and edited by Dr. Victor A. McKusick and his colleagues at Johns Hopkins and elsewhere, and developed for the World Wide Web by NCBI, the National Center for Biotechnology Information."


Title: PeriStats

Provider: March of Dimes

Subject Heading/s: Perinatology

LC Class: RG

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: "PeriStats is an interactive perinatal [period around childbirth] data resource providing maternal, infant and child health-related data at the state-level and for many indicators at the county-level. Data are also available for the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the United States. The PeriStats database uses data compiled from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), including the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, and the National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA), the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA), the U.S. Census Bureau, the National Governors Association (NGA), the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the March of Dimes."


Title: PeriStats

Provider: March of Dimes

Subject Heading/s: Perinatology

LC Class: RG

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: "PeriStats is an interactive perinatal [period around childbirth] data resource providing maternal, infant and child health-related data at the state-level and for many indicators at the county-level. Data are also available for the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the United States. The PeriStats database uses data compiled from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), including the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, and the National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA), the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA), the U.S. Census Bureau, the National Governors Association (NGA), the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the March of Dimes."


Title: Phobia List

Provider: Fredd Culbertson

Subject Heading/s: Phobias

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: This list is arranged by the object of the fear. The Alphabetized Phobia List is arranged by phobia name. Compiled by Fredd Culbertson.


Title: Phobia List

Provider: Fredd Culbertson

Subject Heading/s: Phobias

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: This list is arranged by the object of the fear. The Alphabetized Phobia List is arranged by phobia name. Compiled by Fredd Culbertson.


Title: Terms in the field of Psychiatry and Neurology

Provider: John Abess, MD, PA

Subject Heading/s: Psychiatry; Neurology.

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Definitions are written clearly enough for undergraduates of psycholgy to understand.


Title: Terms in the field of Psychiatry and Neurology

Provider: John Abess, MD, PA

Subject Heading/s: Psychiatry; Neurology.

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Definitions are written clearly enough for undergraduates of psycholgy to understand.


Title: Virtual Pediatric Hospital

Provider: Donna M. D'Alessandro, MD and Michael P. D'Alessandro, MD

Subject Heading/s: Pediatrics

LC Class: RJ45

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: Virtual Pediatric Hospital is a pediatric digital health sciences library designed to meet the information needs of physicians, other health care providers, medical students and patients.

Added 9/26/06


Title: Virtual Pediatric Hospital

Provider: University of Iowa Health Care

Subject Heading/s: Family medicine

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: A pediatric digital health sciences "library" that provides information for both patients and providers. Updated 07/31/06


Title: Virtual Pediatric Hospital

Provider: University of Iowa Health Care

Subject Heading/s: Family medicine

LC Class: RC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: A pediatric digital health sciences "library" that provides information for both patients and providers. Updated 07/31/06


Title: Virtual Pediatric Hospital

Provider: Donna M. D'Alessandro, MD and Michael P. D'Alessandro, MD

Subject Heading/s: Pediatrics

LC Class: RJ45

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: Virtual Pediatric Hospital is a pediatric digital health sciences library designed to meet the information needs of physicians, other health care providers, medical students and patients.

Added 9/26/06