Munchausen Syndrome - a Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References

Munchausen Syndrome - a Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References

by Icon Health Publications
     
 

This is a 3-in-1 reference book. It gives a complete medical dictionary covering hundreds of terms and expressions relating to Munchausen syndrome. It also gives extensive lists of bibliographic citations. Finally, it provides information to users on how to update their knowledge using various Internet resources. The book is designed for physicians, medical students… See more details below

Overview

This is a 3-in-1 reference book. It gives a complete medical dictionary covering hundreds of terms and expressions relating to Munchausen syndrome. It also gives extensive lists of bibliographic citations. Finally, it provides information to users on how to update their knowledge using various Internet resources. The book is designed for physicians, medical students preparing for Board examinations, medical researchers, and patients who want to become familiar with research dedicated to Munchausen syndrome.If your time is valuable, this book is for you. First, you will not waste time searching the Internet while missing a lot of relevant information. Second, the book also saves you time indexing and defining entries. Finally, you will not waste time and money printing hundreds of web pages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780497007645
Publisher:
Icon Group International, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/2004
Series:
Official Physician Guides
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.25(d)

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Table of Contents


Forward
Chapter 1. Studies on Munchausen Syndrome
Overview
The Combined Health Information Database
Federally Funded Research on Munchausen Syndrome
The National Library of Medicine: PubMed
Chapter 2. Nutrition and Munchausen Syndrome
Overview
Finding Nutrition Studies on Munchausen Syndrome
Federal Resources on Nutrition
Additional Web Resources
Chapter 3. Alternative Medicine and Munchausen Syndrome
Overview
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Additional Web Resources
General References
Chapter 4. Dissertations on Munchausen Syndrome
Overview
Dissertations on Munchausen Syndrome
Keeping Current
Chapter 5. Books on Munchausen Syndrome
Overview
Book Summaries: Federal Agencies
Chapters on Munchausen Syndrome
Chapter 6. Periodicals and News on Munchausen Syndrome
Overview
News Services and Press Releases
Newsletters on Munchausen Syndrome
Academic Periodicals covering Munchausen Syndrome
Appendix A. Physician Resources
Overview
NIH Guidelines
NIH Databases
Other Commercial Databases
Appendix B. Patient Resources
Overview
Patient Guideline Sources
Finding Associations
Appendix C. Finding Medical Libraries
Overview
Preparation
Finding a Local Medical Library
Medical Libraries in the U.S. and Canada
ONLINE GLOSSARIES
Online Dictionary Directories
MUNCHAUSEN SYNDROME DICTIONARY
INDEX

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