Prader-Willi Syndrome (3-In-1 Medical Reference Series): A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References

Prader-Willi Syndrome (3-In-1 Medical Reference Series): A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References

by James N. Parker, Philip M. Parker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0597845557

ISBN-13: 9780597845550

Pub. Date: 04/27/2004

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 Prader-Willi 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 Prader-Willi 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 Prader-Willi 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:
9780597845550
Publisher:
Icon Group International, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/27/2004
Series:
3-In-1 Medical Reference Series
Pages:
148
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.32(d)

Table of Contents


Forward
Chapter 1. Studies on Prader-Willi Syndrome
Overview
The Combined Health Information Database
Federally Funded Research on Prader-Willi Syndrome
The National Library of Medicine: PubMed
Chapter 2. Nutrition and Prader-Willi Syndrome
Overview
Finding Nutrition Studies on Prader-Willi Syndrome
Federal Resources on Nutrition
Additional Web Resources
Chapter 3. Dissertations on Prader-Willi Syndrome
Overview
Dissertations on Prader-Willi Syndrome
Keeping Current
Chapter 4. Clinical Trials and Prader-Willi Syndrome
Overview
Recent Trials on Prader-Willi Syndrome
Keeping Current on Clinical Trials
Chapter 5. Books on Prader-Willi Syndrome
Overview
Book Summaries: Federal Agencies
Chapters on Prader-Willi Syndrome
Chapter 6. Periodicals and News on Prader-Willi Syndrome
Overview
News Services and Press Releases
Academic Periodicals covering Prader-Willi Syndrome
Chapter 7. Researching Medications
Overview
U.S. Pharmacopeia
Commercial Databases
Researching Orphan Drugs
Appendix A. Physician Resources
Overview
NIH Guidelines
NIH Databases
Other Commercial Databases
The Genome Project and Prader-Willi Syndrome
Appendix B. Patient Resources
Overview
Patient Guideline Sources
Associations and Prader-Willi Syndrome
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
PRADER-WILLI SYNDROME DICTIONARY
INDEX

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