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

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

by Icon Health Publications
     
 

ISBN-10: 0497009277

ISBN-13: 9780497009274

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 radiotherapy. 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

Overview

This is a 3-in-1 reference book. It gives a complete medical dictionary covering hundreds of terms and expressions relating to radiotherapy. 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 radiotherapy.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:
9780497009274
Publisher:
Icon Group International, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/2004
Series:
Official Physician Guides
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents


Forward
Chapter 1. Studies on Radiotherapy
Overview
The Combined Health Information Database
Federally Funded Research on Radiotherapy
E-Journals: PubMed Central
The National Library of Medicine: PubMed
Chapter 2. Nutrition and Radiotherapy
Overview
Finding Nutrition Studies on Radiotherapy
Federal Resources on Nutrition
Additional Web Resources
Chapter 3. Alternative Medicine and Radiotherapy
Overview
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Additional Web Resources
General References
Chapter 4. Dissertations on Radiotherapy
Overview
Dissertations on Radiotherapy
Keeping Current
Chapter 5. Patents on Radiotherapy
Overview
Patents on Radiotherapy
Patent Applications on Radiotherapy
Keeping Current
Chapter 6. Books on Radiotherapy
Overview
Book Summaries: Federal Agencies
Book Summaries: Online Booksellers
Chapters on Radiotherapy
Chapter 7. Periodicals and News on Radiotherapy
Overview
News Services and Press Releases
Newsletter Articles
Academic Periodicals covering Radiotherapy
Chapter 8. Researching Medications
Overview
U.S. Pharmacopeia
Commercial Databases
Researching Orphan Drugs
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
RADIOTHERAPY DICTIONARY
INDEX

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