Subject: Health, Medicine
2006 Current Consult Medicine 2006 [e-book]
Maxine Papadakis, et al., eds. Clinical answers on more than 850 diseases/disorders.
501 Human Diseases 2006 1st edition [e-book]
David Mullins, PhD., et al. A reference guide to understanding the influence of specific diseases, their treatment, and diagnoses.
Academic OneFile [Electronic Journals Collection]
Academic OneFile has over 8,000 peer-reviewed journals, the majority in full-text, from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Full text articles are available in both PDF and HTML. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.
Access Science: McGraw Hill Online Encyclopedia of Science and Technology [Indexes and Abstracts]
Online version of the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology. Access to over 7,100 full text articles, 115,000 dictionary terms, biographies and Research Updates in science and technology. Updated daily.
AccessMedicine [Web Sites]
Provides access to more than 65 medical titles, thousands of images and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files, diagnostic and point-of-care tools, and the ability to view from and download content to a mobile device.
ACP Journal Club 1991 - [Electronic Journals Collection]
This collection consists of two journals: ACP Journal Club, a publication of the American College of Physicians, and Evidence-Based Medicine, a joint publication with the British Medical Journal Group. Ovid MEDLINE links to article reviews in this file from its citations for the reviewed articles.
ACP's Pier:The Physician's Information & Education Resource [Indexes and Abstracts]
Produced by the American College of Physicians, this evidence-based collection of disease modules can be searched, or browsed alphabetically or by organ system on Stat!Ref. It also contains the AHFS Drug Information Essentials.
American Heritage Stedman's Medical Dictionary [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Annual Reviews [Electronic Journals Collection]
Search full text of Annual Reviews covering the biomedical, physical and social sciences, and economics.
Atlas of Procedures in Neonatology 2007 4th ed. [e-book]
Mhairi G. MacDonald, Jayashree Ramasethu , editors
Baillière's Midwives' Dictionary [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
BioMed Central [Indexes and Abstracts]
BIOSIS Previews 1926 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
Comprehensive coverage of nearly 5,500 life science journals and 1,500 items from international meetings, review articles, books, and unique additional references from Biological Abstracts and Biological Abstracts/RRM. BIOSIS Previews covers the life sciences, from agriculture to biomedical sciences and from molecular genetics to zoology.
BKL Proteome and TRANSFAC [Indexes and Abstracts]
BKL Proteome is a comprehensive data collection on proteins, and includes information about proteins in mammals, yeasts, neamotodes, and fungi. The databases feature quality content based on detailed literature-based curation, comprehensive references, disease information, BioKnowledge transfer and integrated resources. Includes access to PlantPSD which contains manually curated literature for Arabidopsis, rice, maize, soybean, and sorghum, organized in a one-protein-per-report format. The TRANSFAC Module Search Tools enable customized text-based searches of specific types of BKL Reports, as well as specific fields of those reports. Registering for a username & password is required.
Black's Medical Dictionary [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
BMJ Clinical Evidence [Indexes and Abstracts]
This database of evidence on the effects of common clinical interventions can be browsed by condition and searched at the British Medical Journal's website. It provides a concise account of the current state of knowledge, ignorance, and uncertainty about the prevention and treatment of a wide range of clinical conditions based on thorough searches of the literature.
Books@Ovid [Indexes and Abstracts]
This collection of clinical textbooks can be browsed by clicking on the book jacket or searched using natural language or Boolean logic. It includes atlases, compendia of diagnostic tests, drugs and evidence-based treatment reviews, as well as works on biochemistry, cardiology, dentistry, endocrinology, internal medicine, neurology, nutrition, oncology, psychiatry, public health, and pulmonology.
Bringing Pain Relief to Children 2006, 1st ed. [e-book]
This volume explores the modern-day versions of more traditional hospital based pain management, including inpatient, outpatient, and palliative care. In addition, residential settings as opportunities for delivery of pain care are discussed, as well as how complementary and medicine approaches can be used to improve pain care.
CAB Abstracts 1973 - present [Indexes and Abstracts]
CAB Abstracts covers the fields of applied life sciences, agriculture, forestry, human nutrition, veterinary medicine and the environment. Subjects indexed include molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology, breeding, taxonomy, physiology and other aspects of pure science relating to organisms of agricultural, veterinary or environmental importance.
CAB Abstracts Archive 1910 - 1972 [Indexes and Abstracts]
CAB Abstracts Archive covers the fields of applied life sciences, agriculture, forestry, human nutrition, veterinary medicine and the environment. Subjects indexed include molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology, breeding, taxonomy, physiology and other aspects of pure science relating to organisms of agricultural, veterinary or environmental importance.
CAM Quest [Web Sites]
Cambridge Historical Dictionary of Disease 2003 [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Interdisciplinary history and description of the world's major diseases of yesterday and today.
Challenging Cases in Pediatric Infectious Diseases 2007 [e-book]
Edited by Keith R. Powell. Based on real-life cases with detailed descriptions, evaluation and management questions and step-by-step diagnostic procedures.
CINAHL 1981 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Indexes literature in nursing and allied health. (EBSCO)
Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Clinical Trials [Indexes and Abstracts]
Contains records of clinical trials collected from MEDLINE & EMBASE, and indicates what Cochrane groups are evaluating them.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews [Indexes and Abstracts]
Regularly updated systematic reviews of the effects of healthcare with implications for clinical practice. The database also contains protocols for reviews in development. Ovid MEDLINE links from articles reviewed by these systematic reviews via its EBM Topic Review links. Because of problems with our PubMed icons, users should search the database directly for known citations.
Collin's Dictionary of Medicine [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
ConsumerLab [Indexes and Abstracts]
Comprehensive information about vitamin, herbal and other supplements, and nutritional products for both humans and pets. Includes ConsumerLab.com's independent product evaluations, lists of quality-approved brands, product recalls, and safety warnings.
Cope's Early Diagnosis of the Acute Abdomen 2005 21st edition [e-book]
William Silen, et al. A clinical approach on acute abdominal pain.
CREDO Reference [Indexes and Abstracts]
Online reference resources from numerous publishers. This reference resource can be searched by individual title, broad subject headings, cross-references, audio and images. Use its "research mapper" to search for terms and topics that are interconnected and displayed in (a) visual form. Examples of titles are: Bloomsbury Guide to Art, Bridgeman Art Library Archive, Columbia Encyclopedia, Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, Harvard Dictionary of Music, and the Concise Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science. The complete list of titles is available on the CREDO Reference site.
Current Contents Connect [Indexes and Abstracts]
A current awareness database with a multidisciplinary focus, covering over 8,000 of the world's scholarly journals grouped into the following broad disciplinary areas: Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences; Art & Humanities; Clinical Medicine; Engineering, Computing & Technology; Life Sciences; Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences; Social & Behavioral Sciences. Also included is access to ISI Current Web Contents.
DARE Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects [Indexes and Abstracts]
This database on Ovid contains critical assessments of systematic reviews from a variety of medical journals. Covers topics such as diagnosis, prevention, rehabilitation, screening, and treatment.
Provides cutting-edge, practical information on the science of oncology and the multimodality treatment of every cancer type.
Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
DIRLINE 1983 [Indexes and Abstracts]
From the NLM, DIRLINE focuses primarily on health and biomedical information resources including organizations, government agencies, information centers, professional societies, voluntary associations, support groups, academic and research institutions, and research facilities and resources.
Diseases of the Breast [e-book]
An up-to-date, single-source multidisciplinary compilation of important knowledge on breast diseases, with a focus on breast cancer.
Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Dubois' lupus erythematosus [e-book]
Emphasizes trends, treatment consensuses and practical clinical information. Chapters on cytokines and interferons, pathogenesis of atherosclerosis, immune tolerance, clinical indices, mixed connective tissue disease, reproductive immunology issues, fibromyalgia, women's issues, and biomarkers are included.
DynaMed [Web Sites]
DynaMed is a clinical reference tool created by physicians for physicians and other health care professionals for use primarily at the 'point-of-care'. It is updated daily and monitors the content of over 500 medical journals and systematic-review databases. Its references link to some free articles but otherwise to PubMed records. To access the full text of our licensed articles, open another browser window, login to our customized PubMed (via the Tufts Database Finder), and click on the blue icon for Tufts Electronic Holdings.
Emergency Medicine Manual 2004 6th edition [e-book]
O John Ma, et al., eds. A review of emergency medicine that covers all the information needed for emergency medicine board exam success or as a clinical refresher.
Essential Pediatric Allergy, Asthma & Immunology 2004 1st edition [e-book]
Edited by Raoul Wolff. A guide to the assessment of allergic disorders, congenital immunodeficiency, and asthma in the child and adolescent. Focuses on the approach to diagnosis and treatment of childhood asthma.
Global Health 1973- [Indexes and Abstracts]
Produced by the Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau, this Ovid database provides comprehensive coverage of the international public-health literature, particularly in the areas of tropical medicine, infectious diseases, vector control, food safety, nutrition policy, and epidemiology.
Global Health Archive 1910 - 1972 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Produced by the Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau, this Ovid backfile provides comprehensive coverage of the international public-health literature, particularly in the areas of tropical medicine, infectious diseases, vector control, food safety and epidemiology.
Goldfranks Toxicologic Emergencies 2006 8th edition [e-book]
Edited by Lewis R. Goldfrank et al. it uses a case-study approach to medical toxicology. It covers the biomedical and molecular basis of medical toxicology and discusses how to manage the poisoned or overdosed patient.
Google Scholar [Indexes and Abstracts]
Google Scholar searches the Web for scholarly material and links to library catalogs for books and the full text of articles, which may be available from Tufts-licensed providers or for a fee from publishers. For articles, follow the "Get This Item at Tufts Link." For books, click on the Library Search link and go to the Tufts Libraries catalog (in the upper right-hand corner). Off-campus users must set up their Scholar Preferences to include Tufts University in order to have direct access to the library's resources. In Library Links, type Tufts and then click on Save Preferences (in upper right-hand corner).
Harrison's Manual of Medicine 2005 16th edition [e-book]
Dennis Kasper, et al., eds. Focuses on diagnosis and therapy with an emphasis on patient care.
Healthstar (Ovid ) 1966- [Indexes and Abstracts]
Comprised of data from the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) MEDLINE database, Ovid's HealthStar contains citations to the published literature on health services, technology, administration, and research. It focuses on both the clinical and non-clinical aspects of health care delivery.
Henry Stewart Talks - Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection [Indexes and Abstracts]
Contains over 1,000 online audio-visual seminar style talks in medicine and the life sciences.
Highwire Press [Electronic Journals Collection]
HighWire Press is the largest archive of free full-text science on Earth, providing access to close to 2 million free full-text articles and about 5 million total articles.
Hospital for Sick Children Manual of Pediatric Trauma 2008 1st ed. [e-book]
This manual presents practical, evidence-based guidelines on the evaluation and management of a wide range of traumatic injuries in children.
Household products database [Indexes and Abstracts]
Search for household products by name or by ingredient with a view to potential health effects, safety and handling.
ICU Book 2007 3rd ed. [e-book]
Provides a general overview and basic information for all adult intensive care units. Emphasis is on fundamental principles. New chapters in this edition include hyperthermia and hypothermia syndromes; noninvasive ventilation; and non-pharmaceutical toxic ingestions.
images.MD [Indexes and Abstracts]
Browse by specialty or subject, or search this collection of more than 48,000 photographs, illustrations, charts, and other images, which are accompanied by authoritative text by medical experts.
Journals@Ovid [Electronic Journals Collection]
Full text of over 160 biomedical journals, which are linked from Ovid MEDLINE citations.
LALICS Virtual health library 1982 [CD Rom]
BIREME System's cooperative database covering literature related to the health sciences; published since 1982. Contains articles from about 670 of the most well-known journals in the medicine field, including more than 150,000 records and other documents, such as theses, books, chapters in books, congress and conference proceedings, technical and scientific reports and governmental publications.
Lexi-Comp Online for Dentistry [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Its drug monographs can be searched by keyword. Pills and other pharmaceuticals can be identified by shape, color and markings. Detailed color photographs, drawings, and radiographs are included. The following works and topics can also be browsed: Dental-Office Medical Emergencies, Natural Therapeutics, Clinician's Endodontic Handbook, Oral Soft- and Hard-Tissue Diseases, Manual of Dental Implants, Manual of Clinical Periodontics, Oral Surgery for the General Dentist, and Illustrated Handbook of Clinical Dentistry.
Macmillan Dictionary of Toxicology [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Manual of Neonatal Care 2008 6th ed. [e-book]
Provides a practical approach to the diagnosis and medical management of newborns. Chapters cover maternal, fetal, and neonatal problems and common neonatal procedures
Medline (Ovid) 1950- [Indexes and Abstracts]
MEDLINE contains over 11 million journal citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, healthcare systems, and pre-clinical sciences. Ovid's version links from citations to its evidence-based-medicine databases, articles available full text @Tufts, and ILLiad. Click More Limits to restrict results to subsets for bioethics, dentistry, complementary medicine and others; particular publication types or age groups; and other factors.
Medline In-process (Ovid) [Indexes and Abstracts]
This holding file for citations waiting to be assigned their MESH subject headings and entered into MEDLINE also includes publishers'in-process records that may never be entered into MEDLINE. Most records have abstracts.
MedlinePlus [Indexes and Abstracts]
The US National Library of Medicine maintains this guide to health information, which lists authoritative websites by topic, directories of healthcare organizations, a medical encyclopedia and dictionaries, health information in Spanish, information on prescription and over-the-counter drugs, health news, and links to clinical trials.
Merriam-Websters Medical Desk Dictionary [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
MIT CogNet [Indexes and Abstracts]
CogNet provides a collection of searchable electronic texts for the cognitive and brain sciences containing works from the MIT Press, as well as information on new research, job listings, discussion groups and information on seminars and lectures.
Mosby's Medical Nursing and Allied Health Dictionary [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
National Academies Press [Indexes and Abstracts]
More than 4000 books in pdf format from the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council, on a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and health. (PDFs cannot be shared.)
National Hospital Discharge and Ambulatory Surgery Data 1990 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Conducted annually since 1965, the survey provides information on characteristics of inpatients discharged from non-Federal short-stay hospitals in the US. For print holdings of annual summaries published in the National Center for Health Statistics' Vital & Health Statistics Series, search the Tufts Catalog.
Natural Medicines [Database]
This resource provides information on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary alternative and integrative therapies.
Netter presenter [e-book]
An online image bank of Dr. Netter's classic anatomy & pathology illustrations along with many diagnostic imaging examples. Contains Atlas of Human Anatomy and Online Dissection module.
Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man [Web Sites]
This catalog of human genes and genetic disorders produced by the US National Center for Biotechnology Information contains clinical synopses and daily updated text and references.
Oski's Pediatrics 2006 4th ed. [e-book]
A comprehensive guide to the current practice of pediatric care. Highlights include new chapters on complementary and alternative medicine, genetics in primary care, and updates of infant and child behavior and development.
Patty's Industrial Hygiene [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Contains information on the recognition and evaluation of chemical agents, physical agents, and biohazards in the workplace, engineering control of exposure, and personal protection.
Patty's Toxicology [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Provides comprehensive toxicological data for industrial compounds. Included are CAS numbers, RTECS numbers, physical and chemical properties, threshold limit values (TLV's), permissible exposure limits (PEL's), maximum workplace concentrations (MAK), and biological tolerance values for occupational exposures (BAT).
Pediatric Care Online [Web Sites]
The American Academy of Pediatrics integrates its Textbook of Pediatric Care with a quick-reference guide for point-of-care topics, its policy statements, patient handouts, clinical calculators, and other tools. One can select segments to download to handhelds running Palm OS or Windows Mobile or access it via browsers on mobile devices.
Pediatric Clinical Practice Guidelines & Policies 2006 6th edition [e-book]
Published by the AAP, this is an evidence-based decision-making tool for managing common pediatric conditions, revised and updated for 2006, with the latest clinical practice guidelines for more than 30 conditions plus every AAP policy statement, clinical report, and technical report through December 2005.
Pediatric Diagnostic Examination 2008 1st ed. [e-book]
Illustrated, full-color handbook offering a logical, systematic approach to differential diagnosis is children. Incorporates must-know anatomy, pathophysiology, and diagnostic tools.
Pediatric Toxicology 2005 1st edition [e-book]
Timothy Erickson, et al., eds. Evidence-based and age-specific diagnosis and management of the poisoned pediatric patient. Coverage includes herbal products, vitamins, cosmetics, spider bites, and snake bites.
PEP Web Archive Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
PEP is a digital archive of many of the major works of psychoanalysis. It includes the complete works of Sigmund Freud, an archive of works from twenty psychoanalytic journals (1920-2003), and complete versions of other, classic psychoanalytic texts.
Prenatal Diagnosis 2006 1st ed. [e-book]
Primal Pictures [Web Sites]
This 3D model of human anatomy by Anatomy.TV on Ovid includes sections for the head and neck, thorax and abdomen, spine and joints, as well as functional anatomy. Users may drill down through layers of musculature, neurovascular supply to the skeleton, each with accompanying text focused on the cursor. Its Anatomy Trains segment presents a unique 'longitudinal' view of myofascial anatomy.
PsycBOOKS [Indexes and Abstracts]
PsycBOOKS is a full-text database of books and book chapters in the American Psychological Association's array of quality electronic databases. Each month books published by APA and classic books from other publishers are added to the database. In 2007, the database offering includes over 1400 titles, including 100 out-of-print books from 1950-2002, approximately 120 archival resources in psychology, and the exclusive electronic release of the APA/Oxford University Press Encyclopedia of Psychology with over 1,500 authored entries.
PsycINFO [Indexes and Abstracts]
PsycINFO provides access to international literature in psychology and related disciplines. Unrivaled in its depth of psychological coverage and respected worldwide for its high quality, the database is enriched with literature from an array of disciplines related to psychology such as psychiatry, education, business, medicine, nursing, pharmacology, law, linguistics, and social work. Nearly all records contain non-evaluative summaries, and all records from 1967 to the present are indexed using the Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms.
PubMed (customized for Tufts) [Indexes and Abstracts]
The National Center for Biotechnology Information's databases, including PubMed (MEDLINE), OMIM, GenBank, PubMedCentral, and the National Library of Medicine's catalog, can be searched by selecting them from Entrez's leftmost drop-down menu. PubMed covers the journal literature in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, healthcare systems, pre-clinical sciences, and bioethics. Full-text coverage of Tufts-licensed journals is available via the blue Tufts icon on its Citation and Abstract displays. Click the Tufts tab above displayed results to limit to our holdings. Direct links to the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, which Tufts licenses via Ovid, are lacking.
PubMed Central [Electronic Journals Collection]
Free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature from the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH).
R2 digital library [Indexes and Abstracts]
Full text access to selected medicine, nursing and allied health books.
Readers' Guide Full Text Mega [Indexes and Abstracts]
Readers' Guide Full Text is a database containing comprehensive indexing and abstracting of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States and Canada, plus the full text of selected periodicals.
Royal Society of Medicine Health Encyclopedia [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Comprehensive information on all aspects of health and disease for the layperson.
ScienceDirect [Electronic Journals Collection]
A database of approximately 2000 full text journal titles published by Elsevier covering the life, physical, medical, technical and social sciences.
Scopus 1966 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
An index to the scientific technical and medical literature covering 14,000 scholarly titles including 2,700 titles in Social Science, Psychology, and Economics. Updated daily. Full-text linking is available wherever the technology and the access arrangements permit and continues to expand as such arrangements allow.
STATRef [Indexes and Abstracts]
Searchable database of drug compendia and medical and dental textbooks.
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
TOXNET 1965 [Indexes and Abstracts]
TOXNET is a group of databases covering chemicals and drugs, diseases and the environment, environmental health, occupational safety and health, poisoning, risk assessment and regulations, and toxicology. Information covered includes: chemicals, mixtures, products, chemical nomenclature, unknown chemicals, toxic effects of chemicals in humans and/or animals.
Web of Science 1900 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
Institute for Scientific Information. Provides access to the ISI citation databases - Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index. Updated weekly.
Webster's New World Medical Dictionary [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
WISER 2005 [Web Sites]
Designed to assist First Responders in hazardous material incidents. Provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression guidance.