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North Shore Public Library Online Research Databases - Health and Medicine


ABMS Directory (American Board of Medical Specialists)
quick and easy access to professional information about more than 800,000 board certified physicians in 50+ specialties and 100+ subspecialties from the 24 member boards of the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS).

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AMA Physician Select
DoctorFinder provides you with basic professional information on virtually every licensed physician in the United States. This includes more than 814,000 doctors. AMA member physicians are offered an expanded listing that contains additional information such as office hours, accepted insurance providers, educational history and other helpful information.
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Health Reference Center Academic
Provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of reference titles.
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Health/Medicine Homepage (North Shore Public Library)
North Shore Public Library resource page for Health/Medicine
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Información de Salud para el Consumidor
Consumer Health Information brinda artículos traducidos sobre condiciones médicas comunes y procedimientos fáciles de entender. Además de buscar en el teclado, CHI le ofrece un mapa del cuerpo interactivo; que ayuda al usuario a localizar textos completos sobre artículos relacionados a temas de salud para todas las áreas del cuerpo. Todo el contenido está basado en evidencias y está redactado por escritores médicos con experiencia e independientemente revisado por expertos con credenciales médicas. Los artículos de Consumer Health Information son revisados y actualizados regularmente con el fin de reflejar la información más reciente e investigación disponible. La información provista por esta base de datos no debe ser considerada como una forma de auto-diagnostico o substituida por consejo médico profesional, diagnóstico o tratamiento.
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Medline journals through EBSCO
MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.
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Medline Plus
MedlinePlus will direct you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.
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Reference USA Business/Residential/Health Telephone Books
Directory of over 14 million public and private U.S. companies plus 135 million white pages listings of business, residential, and health care telephone numbers.
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