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.
AccessScience: 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.
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.
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]
BestBets for Vets [Web Sites]
BETs are reviews of the current best evidence available to answer simple, common and specific clinical questions. They are designed to be a quick and achievable method of enabling the incorporation of evidence into clinical practice. BETs tell you about the evidence on a certain topic—we aim to give an unbiased view of the evidence found. BETs can be used to help vets stay up to date on what the current evidence suggests on a specific topic. They can also be used as a discussion point for practice meetings, journal clubs and teaching.
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.
Black's Medical Dictionary [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
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 1910 - 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.
The Cabell's journal directory assists authors in their publication journey by providing an interactive, searchable database which covers 18 distinct academic disciplines from more than ten thousand international scholarly journals. Cabell's provides detailed information for the purpose of evaluating and selecting academic journals.
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.
Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Clinical Trials (Ovid) [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.
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]
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]
Drug Industry Document Archive [Web Sites]
An archive of documents created by major pharmaceutical companies related to their advertising, manufacturing, marketing, sales and scientific research, hosted by the UCSF Library and Center for Knowledge Management.
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 Plus [Web Sites]
DynaMed Plus is an evidence-based clinical decision support tool for physicians and other medical professionals for use primarily at the 'point-of-care'. It contains overviews, recommendations, specialty topics, drug information, graphics & images, direct links to article references in full text, and mobile access. It is updated multiple times daily to insure currency. Integrated Micromedex content provides resources to help better inform prescription decisions, medication management strategies and treatment decisions as a result of lab tests in the course of patient care.
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.
Global Issues in Context [Database]
Integrating news, global viewpoints, reference materials, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics, and more in a single search — Global Issues In Context is updated daily and offers 250 different country topic pages and more than 400 Issue pages. Exclusive to Global Issues In Context, Global Issues Viewpoints contains more than 3,000 exclusive commentaries that provide background and guidance on significant topics.
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.
Health and Wellness Resource Center [Database]
Health & Wellness Resource Center offers 24/7 access to full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia, and much more. Perfect for researchers at all levels, this comprehensive consumer health resource provides authoritative information on the full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices.
Healthstar (Ovid ) 1966- [Database]
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]
A division of the Stanford University Libraries, HighWire Press hosts the largest repository of high impact, peer-reviewed content, with over 1195 journals and more than 5 million full text articles from over 140 scholarly publishers in Biological Sciences, Medical Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Social Sciences.
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.
LexiComp 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.
LWW Health Library [Database]
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
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.
An international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination, and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs).
NetAnatomy [Web Sites]
NetAnatomy is designed to teach human anatomy to students of the health professions, including undergraduate medical and health sciences students. NetAnatomy also serves as a place to review anatomy after one’s initial exposure to the subject, e.g. students beginning a clinical rotation, USMLE (National Board) preparation, etc.
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.
Ovid Databases [Indexes and Abstracts]
An aggregate of databases with access to full text journals and books providing information from the following fields: Medicine, Veterinary medicine, Nursing, Allied health and Dentistry.
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]
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 customized PubMed link provides access to NCBI's databases with links out to articles licensed by Tufts. Its MEDLINE contains over 11 million journal citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, healthcare systems, and pre-clinical sciences. Full-text coverage of journals licensed or owned by Tufts is available via blue Tufts print and electronic icons on its Abstract display below each citation. Links to free full text and to Tufts' holdings appear to the right of the search results.
PubMed Central (PMC) [Electronic Journals Collection]
PubMed Central (PMC) is the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.
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.
A database of over 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]
Thieme Teaching Assistant Anatomy [e-book]
The Thieme Teaching Assistant Anatomy is an image database containing all of the images from Thieme's top educational Anatomy titles. This tool allows users to customize images and create presentations.
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.
VetSRev - database of veterinary systematic reviews 2012 [Web Sites]
This database is produced by the Centre for Evidence-based Veterinary Medicine (CEVM). The database is powered by refbase, an open source database front-end for managing scientific literature & citations. It is a public database of citations for systematic reviews of relevance to veterinary medicine and science. The systematic reviews in VetSRev are found by searches of the PubMed and CAB Abstracts databases using specialised search filters, as well as through alerts and contact with systematic review authors.
Web of Science Core Collection 1900 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
Provides access to the world's leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities and proceedings of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions.
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.