Bloomsburg University's Harvey A. Andruss Library

A COLLECTION OF ONLINE REFERENCE TOOLS APPROPRIATE FOR
THE UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT


RM - RZ9999 : Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology

Total of 16 Records
 
Title: Consumer Drug Information

Provider: U.S. Food & Drug Administration

Subject Heading/s: Drugs; Drugs--Side effects

LC Class: RS

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "Each of the Consumer Drug Information Sheets posted on this site gives general information about newly approved prescription drugs . . . since January 1998."


Title: Consumer Drug Information

Provider: U.S. Food & Drug Administration

Subject Heading/s: Drugs; Drugs--Side effects

LC Class: RS

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "Each of the Consumer Drug Information Sheets posted on this site gives general information about newly approved prescription drugs . . . since January 1998."


Title: Drug Information

Provider: U.S. National Library of Medicne

Subject Heading/s: Drugs; Drugs--Side effects

LC Class: RS

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: A guide to more than 9,000 prescription and over-the-counter medications provided by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) in the USP DI Volume II, Advice for the Patient. Part of MEDLINEplus.


Title: Drug Information

Provider: U.S. National Library of Medicne

Subject Heading/s: Drugs; Drugs--Side effects

LC Class: RS

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: A guide to more than 9,000 prescription and over-the-counter medications provided by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) in the USP DI Volume II, Advice for the Patient. Part of MEDLINEplus.


Title: Drug Interactions

Provider: DrugDigest

Subject Heading/s: Drug Interactions

LC Class: RM302

Reference Category: Calculators

Description: "Select the desired drug, and then use the Right Arrow Button to include the drug in the Interaction List. (The Left Arrow Button can be used to remove drugs from the Interaction List.)."

"DrugDigest is a noncommercial, evidence-based, consumer health and drug information site dedicated to empowering consumers to make informed choices about drugs and treatment options. "


Title: Drug Interactions

Provider: DrugDigest

Subject Heading/s: Drug Interactions

LC Class: RM302

Reference Category: Calculators

Description: "Select the desired drug, and then use the Right Arrow Button to include the drug in the Interaction List. (The Left Arrow Button can be used to remove drugs from the Interaction List.)."

"DrugDigest is a noncommercial, evidence-based, consumer health and drug information site dedicated to empowering consumers to make informed choices about drugs and treatment options. "


Title: Drugs.com

Provider: Drugs.com

Subject Heading/s: Drugs; Drugs--Side effects.

LC Class: RS

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "The Drugs.com drug-information database is powered by three independent leading medical-information suppliers: Physician Desk Reference, Cerner Multum and Thomson Micromedex. Individual drug (or drug-class) information content compiled by these sources is delivered complete and unaltered by Drugs.com.

The "Latest News" and "FDA Drug Alerts" sections are written by Drugs.cos in-house staff of health care journalists. The topical health information presented under "Categories" is sourced from Micromedex and summarized by our staff pharmacists."


Title: Drugs.com

Provider: Drugs.com

Subject Heading/s: Drugs; Drugs--Side effects.

LC Class: RS

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "The Drugs.com drug-information database is powered by three independent leading medical-information suppliers: Physician Desk Reference, Cerner Multum and Thomson Micromedex. Individual drug (or drug-class) information content compiled by these sources is delivered complete and unaltered by Drugs.com.

The "Latest News" and "FDA Drug Alerts" sections are written by Drugs.cos in-house staff of health care journalists. The topical health information presented under "Categories" is sourced from Micromedex and summarized by our staff pharmacists."


Title: PDRhealth

Provider: Thomson Healthcare

Subject Heading/s: Drugs; Drugs--Side effects.

LC Class: RS75

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "For more than 50 years, doctors have relied upon the Physicians' Desk Reference for the latest, most accurate drug information. Today that trusted knowledge is available to you and your family through PDRhealth.

The drug information on PDRhealth is written in lay terms and is based on the FDA-approved drug information found in the PDR. It gives consumers plain-English explanations for the safe and effective use of prescription and nonprescription drugs—explanations that are consistent with the information professionals are referencing in the PDR. Use this section to read about a drug your doctor may have prescribed to check for side effects, drug interactions, and other important information."

Updated 11/16/06


Title: PDRhealth

Provider: Thomson Healthcare

Subject Heading/s: Drugs; Drugs--Side effects.

LC Class: RS75

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "For more than 50 years, doctors have relied upon the Physicians' Desk Reference for the latest, most accurate drug information. Today that trusted knowledge is available to you and your family through PDRhealth.

The drug information on PDRhealth is written in lay terms and is based on the FDA-approved drug information found in the PDR. It gives consumers plain-English explanations for the safe and effective use of prescription and nonprescription drugs—explanations that are consistent with the information professionals are referencing in the PDR. Use this section to read about a drug your doctor may have prescribed to check for side effects, drug interactions, and other important information."

Updated 11/16/06


Title: PEDro (Physiotherapy Evidence Database)

Provider: Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney

Subject Heading/s: Physical therapy.

LC Class: RM695

Reference Category: Bibliographies

Description: "PEDro is the Physiotherapy Evidence Database. It has been developed to give rapid access to bibliographic details and abstracts of randomised controlled trials, systematic reviews and evidence-based clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy. Most trials on the database have been rated for quality to help you quickly discriminate between trials which are likely to be valid and interpretable and those which are not"

Records in this database also include guidelines for medical practices other than physical therapy. Records are linked to suppliers, some of whom may provide the full text.


Title: PEDro (Physiotherapy Evidence Database)

Provider: Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney

Subject Heading/s: Physical therapy.

LC Class: RM695

Reference Category: Bibliographies

Description: "PEDro is the Physiotherapy Evidence Database. It has been developed to give rapid access to bibliographic details and abstracts of randomised controlled trials, systematic reviews and evidence-based clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy. Most trials on the database have been rated for quality to help you quickly discriminate between trials which are likely to be valid and interpretable and those which are not"

Records in this database also include guidelines for medical practices other than physical therapy. Records are linked to suppliers, some of whom may provide the full text.


Title: RxList

Provider: RxList

Subject Heading/s: Drugs; Drugs--Side effects

LC Class: RS

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Product and patient information on over 4000 prescription drugs.


Title: RxList

Provider: RxList

Subject Heading/s: Drugs; Drugs--Side effects

LC Class: RS

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Product and patient information on over 4000 prescription drugs.


Title: USDA Nutrient Database

Provider: National Agricultural Library

Subject Heading/s: Food; Nutrition; Food--Caloric content.

LC Class: RM

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: Food analysis allows selection by brand name or generic, commercially or home produced foods; "report" gives detailed analysis of portion selected. Includes a calorie chart measured in kilocalories (what we refer to as "calories").


Title: USDA Nutrient Database

Provider: National Agricultural Library

Subject Heading/s: Food; Nutrition; Food--Caloric content.

LC Class: RM

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: Food analysis allows selection by brand name or generic, commercially or home produced foods; "report" gives detailed analysis of portion selected. Includes a calorie chart measured in kilocalories (what we refer to as "calories").