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

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

by Icon Health Publications
     
 

ISBN-10: 0497008351

ISBN-13: 9780497008352

Pub. Date: 12/28/2004

Publisher: Icon Group International, Incorporated

This is a 3-in-1 reference book. It gives a complete medical dictionary covering hundreds of terms and expressions relating to paraplegia. 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…  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 paraplegia. 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 paraplegia.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:
9780497008352
Publisher:
Icon Group International, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/2004
Series:
Official Physician Guides
Pages:
188
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents


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Chapter 1. Studies on Paraplegia
Overview
The Combined Health Information Database
Federally Funded Research on Paraplegia
E-Journals: PubMed Central
The National Library of Medicine: PubMed
Chapter 2. Nutrition and Paraplegia
Overview
Finding Nutrition Studies on Paraplegia
Federal Resources on Nutrition
Additional Web Resources
Chapter 3. Alternative Medicine and Paraplegia
Overview
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Additional Web Resources
General References
Chapter 4. Patents on Paraplegia
Overview
Patents on Paraplegia
Patent Applications on Paraplegia
Keeping Current
Chapter 5. Books on Paraplegia
Overview
Book Summaries: Federal Agencies
Book Summaries: Online Booksellers
Chapter 6. Periodicals and News on Paraplegia
Overview
News Services and Press Releases
Academic Periodicals covering Paraplegia
Appendix A. Physician Resources
Overview
NIH Guidelines
NIH Databases
Other Commercial Databases
The Genome Project and Paraplegia
Appendix B. Patient Resources
Overview
Patient Guideline Sources
Associations and Paraplegia
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
PARAPLEGIA DICTIONARY
INDEX

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