Nursing

AHNA Webpage
Homepage of the American Holistic Nurses' Association. This site offers information about the association and its philosophy along with links to other holistic sites.

AIDS Knowledge Base
AIDS Knowledge Base is a comprehensive, authoritative textbook on HIV disease.

CancerLit
Bibliographic database that contains more than 1.3 million citations and abstracts from over 4,000 different sources including biomedical journals, proceedings, books, reports, and doctoral theses. Produced by the National Cancer Institute's International Cancer Information Center. 1963 to the present.

CAPHIS Web Sites You Can Trust
Links to health information sites that have been reviewed by the Consumer and Patient Health Information Section of the Medical Library Association.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Current health information on a wide range of diseases and health concerns.

CDC National Center for Environmental Health Statistics Statistics
This site is produced by the CDC's National Center for Environmental Health. It provides information on disease, disability or injury as related to environmental health. This site provides good information on birth defects and developmental disabilities.

Center for International Health Information
This web page has population, health, and nutrition information for many developing countries assisted by USAID. Health Statistics Reports and Country Health Profiles provide additional demographic and health information.

CINAHLSources
This site provides information on selected World Wide Web sites of interest to nursing professionals, researchers and students.

The Hastings Center
Resources on research and study in biomedical ethics. Includes sections on Bioethics in the News and Research Updates, topics include ethical issues, drug regulation, medical treatment in the Third World; also information on internships and jobs.

Healthfinder
This site, developed and maintained by the U.S. DHHS Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, serves as a gateway to health information in online health publications, academic centers and government agencies. It provides links to over 500 health web sites.

Martindale's "Virtual" Nursing Center
A "medical multimedia education and specialized information resource center".

MedHist
A comprehensive guide for web resources on the history of medicine and related sub fields. Search by keyword or browse the subject categories. From the Welcome Library, UK.

MedicineNet
Information on diseases, procedures, and pharmaceuticals, withs links to forums, articles, and other related information. Material is contributed by physicians.

MedlinePlus
Interactive health tutorials from the Patient Education Institute. Using animated graphics each tutorial explains a procedure or condition. Includes tutorials on such topics as abdominal aortic aneurysm, back pain, diabetes, colonoscopy, etc.

National Cancer Institute
Includes articles, statistics and research on different types of cancer, treatments, and clinical trials. For health care professionals, patients and their families.

New York State Nurses Association
This site provides nurses with membership information, a career center, and information on continuing education.

NursingNet
This site offers information on specific nursing specialities, including critical care nursing, geriatric nursing and nurse midwifery.

The Nursing Theory Page
A "site in progress" offering a collection of resources about various nursing theories.

Prevention Online
From the National Clearninghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI), includes information on drugs and alcohol. Also links to publications and information on how to obtain free and low-cost posters, brochures, reports etc.

Virginia Henderson International Nursing Library
Indiana University's Nursing Library site, offering access to nursing programs, research, professional organizations, publications, etc.

Last Updated by the Library Web Team
4/26/09