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Provides indexing for over 1,700 current nursing and allied health journals and other publications dating back to 1982, with links to the full text of many articles in other GTL databases. Covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. Full text material includes 60 journals plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments, and clinical trials. (NOTE: To search for journals at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center library: Go to WorldCat, search for the journal's title, limit type to "Serial Publications", and type YTK into the "Library Code" box on the search screen.)
A companion database to CINAHL, Pre-CINAHL is intended to provide current awareness of new journal articles, and includes a rotating file of limited bibliographic information (no subject searching), which are available to researchers only for the time when these articles are being assigned additional indexing. This enables users to gain access to article citations that otherwise would not be available. Once the bibliographic records are complete, they are added to the CINAHL database and removed from Pre-CINAHL.
An excellent collection of searchable, full-text nursing journals including the Lippincott Premier Nursing Journals. Select "Your Journals @ Ovid," then click "Open Selected Resources" to access the database.
Contains full text articles, as well as protocols focusing on the effects of healthcare. Data is evidence-based medicine and is often combined statistically (with meta-analysis) to increase the power of the findings of numerous studies, each too small to produce reliable results individually.
Part of the Cochrane group of databases, includes abstracts of published systematic reviews on the effects of health care from around the world, critically analyzed according to a high standard of criteria. This database provides access to quality reviews in subjects for which a Cochrane review may not yet exist.
Cochrane Controlled Trials Register is a bibliography of controlled trials identified by contributors to the Cochrane Collaboration and others, as part of an international effort to hand search the world's journals and create an unbiased source of data for systematic reviews.
A collection of scholarly electronic journals in a variety of subject areas, including medicine, nursing, public health, health policy, and sports.
Index of over 3,500 journals worldwide in all areas of medicine. Includes links to full text articles for some journals. Covers 1965 to present.
Provides 600 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also indexes articles for an additional 850 journals.
Provides full text for more than 5,300 scholarly publications, including full text for 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating as far back as 1865.
LC call number ranges: QM [Human anatomy], QP [Physiology], QR [Microbiology], RA [Public aspects of medicine], RM [Therapeutics & pharmacology], RS [Pharmacy & materia medica], RT [Nursing]
Nursing - General
Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing & Allied Health [5 v.]
REF RT 21 .G353 2002
Historical Encyclopedia of Nursing
REF RT 31 .S66 1999
Mosby's Medical, Nursing, & Allied Health Dictionary, 5th ed.
REF R 121 .M89 1998
Diseases, Conditions, & Treatments
Human Diseases and Conditions [3 v. plus Supplement]
REF RC 81 .A2 H75 2000
The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy, 17th ed.
REF RC 55 .M4 1999
Drugs & Pharmacology
The Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals & Drugs
REF RS 51 .M4
Mosby's Drug Consult
REF-DESK RS 55.2 .P48
Physician's Desk Reference
REF-DESK RS 575 .P5
Holistic and Alternative Nursing
Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine [4 v.]
REF R 733 .G34 2001
Nurse's handbook of alternative & complementary therapies
REF RT 42 .N83 1999
Public Health and Human Services
Chemung County Human Services Directory
REF-DESK HV 35 .C54
Encyclopedia of Public Health [4 v.]
REF RA 423 .E53 2002
Healthy People 2010
Gov Docs HE 20.2:P 39/3/
County and City Extra : Annual Metro, City, and County Data Book
REF-DESK HA 203 .C68 2002
Health, United States (with chartbooks)
REF-DESK RA407.3 .U57a
New York State Statistical Yearbook
REF-DESK HA 544 .A2
Statistical Abstract of the United States
REF-DESK HA 202 .A2
Statistical Record of Health and Medicine, 2nd ed.
REF RA 407.3 .S732 1998
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Law & Legislation (for Federal Information)
Statistics Resources (including U. S. Census & Population Information)
Organizations, Associations, and Agencies
Index to health information and organizations.
National Library of Medicine - Health Information (databases and indexes on-line)
News, resources, and links to professional organizations and online journals.
Statistical Sources - Health-Related
America's Children (Forum on Child and Family Statistics)
Statistics on the health, education, and welfare of U.S. youth; part of ChildStats.
Causes of death by county.
Data and Statistics (CDC)
Statistics arranged according to topic.
Covers current health issues, and gives weekly and year-to-date mortality statistics of major U.S. cities.
The primary U. S. clearinghouse for health-related statistics.
NYS Info for Researchers (NYS Department of Health)
Statistics arranged by topic and geographical area.
Statistics on the health, education, and welfare of Americans age 65 and over.
Community Health Links
Federal programs and assistance available to the public.
County Health Indicator Profiles, 1997-2001 (NYS Department of Health)
Mortality, pregnancy, hospitalization rates, disease rates.
Health, United States, 2004 (with Chartbook)
Statistical companion to Healthy People. Previous years available: 1993-2003 (with Chartbooks); 1975-1992 (without Chartbooks). (NOTE: Many files on this site are large PDF files which take a long time to download and print. Please ask the Library's Research Help Desk for assistance.)
Links to publications and related web sites.
Legislation, news, member information.
NYS Health Topics A to Z (NYS Department of Health)
Nursing Theorists and Leaders
Excellent collection of links to nursing history pages.
From the American Association for the History of Nursing.
Nursing Theory Page (University of San Diego)
Covers nursing leaders, models and theories. Includes bibliographies to print sources.
Last updated 06-20-08