Disease and drug specific database
Allegheny University Hospitals Health Topics: Information from Aging to Women's Health
ALS Association : Information on Lou Gehrig's disease
The Body : Information about AIDS/HIV
CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service- Information about clinical trials of new drugs and treatments. Also keep up on newly approved drugs and treatment regimens.
CTI's HealthGuide Online!- Contains information on Parkinson's Disease, Cancer, Heart disease and information on pregnancy.
The Heart: An Online Exploration- Includes a "prescription for living" and a "Healthy Heart" IQ test.
Kids Health- Offers a wealth of information on common childhood ailments.
Lymphoma Research Foundation of America- information about clinical trials and resources
The National Pediculosis Association- Provides news about lice and scabies
NCCS CanSearch- Good general cancer resource with links to other sites
Patient Education-Links to sites that provide information sheets to print out and give to patients about various disease states and some drug treatments
Skin Cancer- Dermatology education site of Loyola University
The Whole Brain Access- Java-based navigator site through the human brain in different disease states.
CANCERNET: Investigational or Newly Approved Drugs - Medizinische Einrichtungen der Universitšt Bonn (Medical Center, University of Bonn), Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Germany) Updated Daily. For more information see NCI CANCERNET or Med News, Medizinische Einrichtungen der Universitšt Bonn (Medical Center, University of Bonn)
DATABASE OF CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC REGIMENS - Medicine On Line, UltiTech, Inc "A reference list of 120 standard chemotherapeutic protocols, organized by type of cancer in which the regimen is used." For more information see DoseCalc OnLine Home Page or Medicine On Line
NCI-3D (HSDB): (CHEMSCAPE CHIME PLUG-IN) - Division of Specialized Information Services, NLM Multimedia Database (Text & Images). "A database of 126,554 Substances with 2D and 3D information compiled from the National Cancer Institute, and augmented by MDL." For more information see Chemical Information; Toxicology and Environmental Health; Division of Specialized Information Services (SIS) or the National Library of Medicine (NLM)
CARDIOVASCULAR DRUGS - Author: D.K Blumenthal, Graduate Program in Pharmacology & Toxicology, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah Multimedia Course (Text & Images). For more information see Cardiovascular Pharmacology; Donald K. Blumenthal II's Home Page; Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology or the College of Pharmacy
MENTAL HEALTH: INTERNET - Created by B. Chow and P.W. Long, Vancouver, Canada Multimedia (Text & Images). "Internet Mental Health is a free encyclopedia of mental health information. Internet Mental Health is manned by dedicated volunteers from the Vancouver Mental Health Support Group, a non-profit society founded by Robert Winram and Dr. Phillip Long."
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Medication Databases include
DRUGS IN PREGNANCY AND LACATION - Focus Information Technology For more information see Perinatology
ORTHOPAEDIC DRUG DATABASE BY TRADE NAME - C.R. Wheeless, Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics Multimedia Textbook (Text & Images). "Under no circumstances should this material supervene the clinical judgment of the physician nor should this material supervene any published data regarding critical care managment or drug dosing." For more information see Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
PRESCRIPTION DRUGS FOR LUNG DISEASES - Canadian Lung Association Multimedia Database (Text & Images). For more information see the Drug Information or the Canadian Lung Association
VIAGRA INFORMATION (SILDENAFIOL CITRATE) - U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) "FDA's Clinical, Statistical and Biopharmacological Review of Viagra Clinical Development" For more information see Drug Information; Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) or U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
STROKE: THE INTERNET STROKE CENTER - M.P. Goldberg, Stroke Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital & the Cerebrovascular Diseases Section,, Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Multimedia Tutorials, Cases, & Procedures (Text & Images). For more information see Stroke Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital
TUBERCULOSIS DRUG INFORMATION - Johns Hopkins Center for Tuberculosis Research, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University For more information see Tuberculosis; Division of Infectious Diseases; Johns Hopkins Medicine or the Johns Hopkins University
VACCINE INFORMATION STATEMENTS (VIS) - National Immunization Program, CDC For more information see National Immunization Program or the CDC
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