Health and Medicine

Key

All resources are available for use within the Library. Resources marked with require a Resident* Library Card.

*Resident areas include Iowa City, Hills, University Heights, Lone Tree, and rural Johnson County.

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Licensing background and disciplinary information of physicians and other health care practitioners.

Data and statistics about more than 7,000 hospitals nationwide.

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Reviews, ratings, recommendations, video clips and buying advice for thousands of products and services. Also includes health content from Consumer Reports Online Health.

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NEW! A one-stop source for news, periodical articles and transcripts on a wide range of topics with coverage back to 1980 and millions of full-text articles.

U.S. government publications of all types (including monographs, journals, bulletins, annual reports, technical reports, congressional materials, etc.) and all formats (paper, microfiche, and electronic) with links to full-text when available.

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Extensive list of Iowa health related websites and databases.

Consumer health information access to full-text consumer health magazines and reference books, including searchable full text for current health pamphlets.

An EBSCO resource of full-text scholarly journals focusing on many medical disciplines, proving indexing, abstracts and full-text for hundreds of nursing and allied health journals, many of which are peer-reviewed.

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A FirstSearch resource. Index to periodical articles covering biomedical research and the clinical sciences including nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, allied health, and pre-clinical sciences.

Information about diseases, conditions and wellness issues from the National Institutes of Health.

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