ISBN-10:
049700447X
ISBN-13:
9780497004477
Pub. Date:
09/28/2004
Publisher:
Icon Group International, Incorporated
Gastroparesis: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References

Gastroparesis: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References

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ISBN-13: 9780497004477
Publisher: Icon Group International, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/28/2004
Pages: 172
Product dimensions: 8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.37(d)

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In addition to offering a structured and comprehensive bibliography, this medical reference on gastroparesis will quickly direct you to resources and reliable information on the Internet, from the essentials to the most advanced areas of research. Public, academic, government, and peer-reviewed research studies are emphasized. Various abstracts are reproduced to give you some of the latest official information available to date. Abundant guidance is given on how to obtain free-of-charge primary research results via the Internet. E-book and electronic versions of this book are fully interactive with the Internet. For readers unfamiliar with the Internet, detailed instructions are offered on how to access electronic resources. For readers unfamiliar with medical terminology, a comprehensive glossary is provided. For readers without access to Internet resources, a directory of medical libraries, that have or can locate references cited here, is given. We hope these resources will prove useful to the widest possible audience seeking information on gastroparesis.

Table of Contents


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

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