Consumer Health Information Source Book / Edition 7

Consumer Health Information Source Book / Edition 7

by Alan Rees
     
 

ISBN-10: 1573565091

ISBN-13: 9781573565097

Pub. Date: 07/01/2003

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

The seventh edition of this comprehensive and authoritative guide provides more than 2,000 popular, publicly available health-information resources available in both print and electronic formats. Resources include those that the author judges to be the best materials published since the last edition of this book.

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Overview

The seventh edition of this comprehensive and authoritative guide provides more than 2,000 popular, publicly available health-information resources available in both print and electronic formats. Resources include those that the author judges to be the best materials published since the last edition of this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781573565097
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/01/2003
Series:
Consumer Health Information Source Book Series
Edition description:
7TH
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Trends in Medical Consumerism: 2002-20031
Ch. 2The Best Sources of Consumer Health Information15
Ch. 3Health-Related Information Clearinghouses, Information Centers, Hotlines, Organizations, and Personal Search Services20
Ch. 4Consumer Health Magazines and Newsletters44
Ch. 5Computer-Based Health Information for Consumers63
Ch. 6Consumer Health Information on the Internet: Trends and Site Reviews73
Ch. 7Supplementary Professional Literature116
Ch. 8Consumer Health Mainstream Book Reviews121
Ch. 9English-Language Pamphlets184
Ch. 10Spanish-Language Pamphlets209
Ch. 11Consumer Health Information in Action: Profiles of 12 Innovative Libraries231
Author Index275
Title Index281
Subject Index309

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