ISBN-10:
059784125X
ISBN-13:
9780597841255
Pub. Date:
03/08/2004
Publisher:
Icon Group International, Incorporated
Narcolepsy - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References

Narcolepsy - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References

by Icon Health Publications

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ISBN-13: 9780597841255
Publisher: Icon Group International, Incorporated
Publication date: 03/08/2004
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.52(d)

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

Table of Contents


Forward
Chapter 1. Studies on Narcolepsy
Overview
Federally Funded Research on Narcolepsy
E-Journals: PubMed Central
The National Library of Medicine: PubMed
Chapter 2. Nutrition and Narcolepsy
Overview
Finding Nutrition Studies on Narcolepsy
Federal Resources on Nutrition
Additional Web Resources
Chapter 3. Alternative Medicine and Narcolepsy
Overview
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Additional Web Resources
General References
Chapter 4. Dissertations on Narcolepsy
Overview
Dissertations on Narcolepsy
Keeping Current
Chapter 5. Clinical Trials and Narcolepsy
Overview
Recent Trials on Narcolepsy
Keeping Current on Clinical Trials
Chapter 6. Patents on Narcolepsy
Overview
Patents on Narcolepsy
Patent Applications on Narcolepsy
Keeping Current
Chapter 7. Books on Narcolepsy
Overview
Book Summaries: Online Booksellers
The National Library of Medicine Book Index
Chapters on Narcolepsy
Chapter 8. Multimedia on Narcolepsy
Overview
Bibliography: Multimedia on Narcolepsy
Chapter 9. Periodicals and News on Narcolepsy
Overview
News Services and Press Releases
Newsletter Articles
Academic Periodicals covering Narcolepsy
Chapter 10. 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 Narcolepsy
Appendix B. Patient Resources
Overview
Patient Guideline Sources
Associations and Narcolepsy
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
NARCOLEPSY DICTIONARY
INDEX

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