Anatomy & Physiology Online provides you with everything that you need to learn about human anatomy. It contains 20 modules with clear 3D images and interactive models, narrated animations and illustrations, dissection slides you can label, clinical case studies, the impact of aging on each body systems, pronunciation guide, quizzes and much more.
The CDC, an agency of the Department of Health and Human Services, is
dedicated to promoting "health and quality of life by preventing and
controlling disease, injury, and disability." Of special interest to
the consumer are the resources about diseases, conditions and other
special topics arranged under "Health Topics A-Z".
A project of the University of California, San Francisco AIDS Research Institute. Designed as a gateway to in-depth information about particular aspects of HIV/AIDS, it provides numerous links to many authoritative sites.
The National Library of Medicine's consumer-oriented site, contains full text quality resources on common diseases and conditions arranged under "Health Topics" as well as drug information, directories of health care providers, medical dictionaries and more.
Access to web sites of local health services, providers and programs serving residents of North Carolina. NC Health Info offers an initial collection of 1435 web sites serving North Carolina citizens in all 100 counties.
Gale's Nursing Resource Center meets the needs of nursing students at community colleges and 4-year institutions. Students can search through millions of pages of content including animated depictions of human anatomy, encyclopedias, diseases and conditions, multimedia, and much more!
This database provides over 250 full text journals, evidence based
resources, and dissertations to support the study of the many aspects
of nursing or the allied health professions, including physical
therapy, radiography, dietetics, dental hygiene, and the clinical
SCHS is responsible for data collection and research, production of
reports, and maintenance of a comprehensive collection of health
statistics. They have published a wide variety of reports in the past
and are in the process of adding them to their Web site. Currently
included are several compilations of mortality statistics (including
one devoted to cancer), the "North Carolina Pocket Guide" of health
statistics, "Vital Facts about Life in North Carolina", and a start
toward providing pregnancy and birth statistics.
VAST, brought to you by Alexander Street Press, contains award-winning
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