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

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

by Icon Health Publications



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780597840753
Publisher: Icon Group International, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/28/2004
Series: Official Physician Guides
Pages: 156
Product dimensions: 8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.33(d)

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

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Studies on Sciatica
The Combined Health Information Database
Federally Funded Research on Sciatica
The National Library of Medicine: PubMed
Chapter 2. Nutrition and Sciatica
Finding Nutrition Studies on Sciatica
Federal Resources on Nutrition
Additional Web Resources
Chapter 3. Alternative Medicine and Sciatica
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Additional Web Resources
General References
Chapter 4. Dissertations on Sciatica
Dissertations on Sciatica
Keeping Current
Chapter 5. Clinical Trials and Sciatica
Recent Trials on Sciatica
Keeping Current on Clinical Trials
Chapter 6. Books on Sciatica
Book Summaries: Federal Agencies
Book Summaries: Online Booksellers
The National Library of Medicine Book Index
Chapters on Sciatica
Chapter 7. Multimedia on Sciatica
Bibliography: Multimedia on Sciatica
Chapter 8. Periodicals and News on Sciatica
News Services and Press Releases
Newsletter Articles
Academic Periodicals covering Sciatica
Appendix A. Physician Resources
NIH Guidelines
NIH Databases
Other Commercial Databases
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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