Hyperthyroidism - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, And Annotated Research Guide To Internet References

Hyperthyroidism - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, And Annotated Research Guide To Internet References

by Health Publica Icon Health Publications



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780597839375
Publisher: Icon Group International, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/05/2004
Series: Official Physician Guides
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.47(d)

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In addition to offering a structured and comprehensive bibliography, this medical reference on hyperthyroidism 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 hyperthyroidism.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Studies on Hyperthyroidism
The Combined Health Information Database
Federally Funded Research on Hyperthyroidism
E-Journals: PubMed Central
The National Library of Medicine: PubMed
Chapter 2. Nutrition and Hyperthyroidism
Finding Nutrition Studies on Hyperthyroidism
Federal Resources on Nutrition
Additional Web Resources
Chapter 3. Alternative Medicine and Hyperthyroidism
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Additional Web Resources
General References
Chapter 4. Clinical Trials and Hyperthyroidism
Recent Trials on Hyperthyroidism
Keeping Current on Clinical Trials
Chapter 5. Patents on Hyperthyroidism
Patents on Hyperthyroidism
Patent Applications on Hyperthyroidism
Keeping Current
Chapter 6. Books on Hyperthyroidism
Book Summaries: Online Booksellers
The National Library of Medicine Book Index
Chapters on Hyperthyroidism
Chapter 7. Multimedia on Hyperthyroidism
Bibliography: Multimedia on Hyperthyroidism
Chapter 8. Periodicals and News on Hyperthyroidism
News Services and Press Releases
Newsletter Articles
Academic Periodicals covering Hyperthyroidism
Chapter 9. Researching Medications
U.S. Pharmacopeia
Commercial Databases
Appendix A. Physician Resources
NIH Guidelines
NIH Databases
Other Commercial Databases
The Genome Project and Hyperthyroidism
Appendix B. Patient Resources
Patient Guideline Sources
Finding Associations
Appendix C. Finding Medical Libraries
Finding a Local Medical Library
Medical Libraries in the U.S. and Canada
Online Dictionary Directories

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