Databases for Health and Medicine

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Health & Medicine Databases
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PubMed provides access to bibliographic information from more than 5,200 journals in the life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine.

1950-present more info

Via ISI Web of Knowledge...MEDLINE contains over 12 million records and indexes 3,500+ journals published internationally.

1950-present more info
CINAHL Complete

Provides full text to more than 1,300 nursing, allied health, biomedical, and consumer health journals, as well as publications of the ANA and the National League for Nursing. 

1937-present more info
Cochrane Collection Plus

Cochrane Collection Plus combines the NHS Economic Evaluation Database (NHS EED) and Health Technology Assessments (HTA) with the Cochrane Database of Systematic Revi

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Health & Medicine Databases
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Business Source Complete

Provides full text access for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications.

1886-present more info
Encyclopedia of Bioethics

Part of Gale Virtual Reference Library.

2004 more info
Encyclopedia of Global Health

Contributors are scholars and specialists in health-realted fields. 

2008-present more info
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

Provides full text access to more than 540 scholarly journals and citations with abstracts to 800 other magazines and health care publications.

1984-present more info
Primal Pictures

Derived from real human data, this range of software provides thousands of 3D anatomical structures, clinical slides, dissections, animations and much more.

Current more info
Primal Pictures: Anatomy and Physiology

Primal Pictures: Anatomy and Physiology includes 19 modules on the human body with clear 3D images and interactive models, narrated animations and illustrations,

2010-present more info
ProQuest Health & Medical Complete

ProQuest Health & Medical Complete provides in-depth coverage from over 1,500 publications with almost 1,300 available in full text and of these, over 900 include MEDLINE® indexing.

1981-present more info
ProQuest Health Management

ProQuest Health Management provides access for around 800 key journals in the field of health administration.

1911-present more info

PsycINFO, from the American Psychological Association, contains over 3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations.

1887-present more info

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Health & Medicine Databases
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Health Source Consumer Edition

Provides full text access to 80 consumer health magazines, over 1,000 health pamphlets, and 130 health-related reference books.

1990-present more info
ProQuest Family Health

This database includes journals and magazines covering health subjects, from sports injuries to women's health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry.

1971-present more info

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