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Pharmaceutical Association of Mauritius

 

Drug Data, Disease, New Drugs, Alternative Medicine,

Disease and drug specific database

 

MedicineNet- Diseases and Treatment (A-Z)

THE MERCK MANUAL--Home Edition, Title Page

 ABCDs of Melanoma Detection

ABTA's: A Primer of Brain Tumors

Allegheny University Hospitals Health Topics: Information from Aging to Women's Health

ALS Association : Information on Lou Gehrig's disease

Anxiety Disorders Education Program

Blair's Quitting Smoking,Quit Smoking,Stop Smoking Resource Pages

Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus Syndrome

The Body : Information about AIDS/HIV

The Breast Cancer Network and OnHealth Breast Self-Exam

Cancer Trials

The Celiac Database

Celiac Disease / Coeliac Sprue & Gluten-Free Diet Resource Center

CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service- Information about clinical trials of new drugs and treatments. Also keep up on newly approved drugs and treatment regimens. 

CHICKEN POX

Crohn's & Colitis Pharmacist - crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, ibd, ibs

CTI's HealthGuide Online!- Contains information on Parkinson's Disease, Cancer, Heart disease and information on pregnancy.

Cystic Fibrosis 101

Emphysema Foundation

Endometriosis Association

Epilepsy FAQ and Anti-Epileptic Drugs and the Stanford Medical Center - Ketogenic Diet Program

Giant cell (temporal, cranial) arteritis

Health Conditions (Alphabetical Listing)

Health Risk Appraisal by Catholic Health Care West 

The Heart: An Online Exploration- Includes a "prescription for living" and a "Healthy Heart" IQ test.

HepNet - Hepatitis B

Kids Health- Offers a wealth of information on common childhood ailments.

Lymphoma Research Foundation of America- information about clinical trials and resources

Marfan Syndrome: Life and Issues

Melanoma Patients' Information Page

Mental Health

Multiple Sclerosis

National Alliance of Breast Cancer Organizations - NABCO

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Home Page

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society

National Parkinson's Foundation,Inc

The National Pediculosis Association- Provides news about lice and scabies

NCCS CanSearch- Good general cancer resource with links to other sites

OBESITY and WEIGHT CONTROL

Patient Education-Links to sites that provide information sheets to print out and give to patients about various disease states and some drug treatments

Pharmacists Caring for Osteoporosis

Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)

The Prostate Cancer InfoLink

Psoriasis Foundation Home Page

Psychopharmacology Tips

Rare Genetic Diseases In Children Homepage

Roxane Pain Institute

Skin Cancer- Dermatology education site of Loyola University

The Skin Cancer Page - Guide to Internet Resources for Cancer

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Clinical Overview

Testicular Cancer

Tuberculosis Resources

Virtual Hospital Home Page

VTMEDNET - Patient Education

Walking (a) Pneumonia

The Whole Brain Access- Java-based navigator site through the human brain in different disease states.

AIDS
ANTIVIRAL MEDICATIONS - Body Health Resources Corporation, New York, NY
For more information see The Body: An AIDS and HIV Information Resource

ADAP DRUG DATABASE - AIDS Treatment Data Network and hosted by the New York Academy of Medicine
"Descriptions of drugs, including side effects, dosages and managing side effects, for treatments included in ADAP programs." For more information see Access Project or the AIDS Treatment Data Network

HIV/AIDS DRUG INFORMATION - American Medical Association
For more information see Treatment Center (Clinical Guidelines, Trials etc.,); JAMA HIV/AIDS Site or American Medical Association


HIV MEDICATION GUIDE - Developed by: J.A Gagnon & R. Therrien, Ontario, Canada
"The information contained in this document corresponds to clinical standards recognized at the time of conception. However, medical knowledge is in constant evolution, and new information could eventually modify some recommendations." For more information see HIV Medication Guide Home Page
 

Alzheimer's Disease
PHARMACOLOGICAL MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES FOR BEHAVIORAL PROBLEMS - Iowa Geriatirc Education Center, University of Iowa College of Medicine
For more information see Alzheimer's Disease; Geriatric Education Center or the Virtual Hospital, University of Iowa

Anaesthesia
ADULT & PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA MEDICATION GUIDE - T.J. Evans, USAF
"Dosages listed are derived from numerous authoritative sources. However, the information is advisory only, and the clinician is solely responsible for the drug dose, administration, and actions." For more information see Anesthesia Nursing
 

Cancer
CANCER: DRUG APPROVALS BY CANCER INDICATIONS - National Cancer Institute, NIH
Multimedia Drug Databases (Text & Images). For more information see Cancer Treatment; Cancer Information or National Cancer Institute

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
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
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."
 

Psychiatric Medications Some examples include
 

Migraine
TREATMENT & OVERVIEW OF DRUGS FOR MIGRAINE - Journal of the American Medial Association (JAMA), American Medical Association For more information see Migraine Information Center or the American Medical Association
 

Neurological Disorders
NEUROMEDICAL TREATMENT MANUAL - Author: E. Vastola; hosted by the Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO For more information see the Department of Neurology
 

Pediatric
DRUGS IN PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY - Rush Children's Heart Center, Rush Children's Hospital, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center
"The most extensive reference for medications used in pediatric cardiology. Doses, side effects and more." For more information see Rush Children's Heart Center or the Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center

NEONATAL MEDICATIONS - Neonatology on the Web, Ahmanson Pediatric Center, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (CSMC), California
For more information see Clinical Resources for Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine; Neonatology on the Web or Ahmanson Pediatric Center
 

          Medication Databases include
 

Pregnancy
DRUGS IN PREGNANCY AND LACATION - Focus Information Technology
For more information see Perinatology

Orthopaedic
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

Respiratory
PRESCRIPTION DRUGS FOR LUNG DISEASES - Canadian Lung Association
Multimedia Database (Text & Images). For more information see the Drug Information or the Canadian Lung Association

Sexual Health
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
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
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
VACCINE INFORMATION STATEMENTS (VIS) - National Immunization Program, CDC
For more information see National Immunization Program or the CDC
 

Continuous Update

Cancer News - Updated hourly (from Yahoo)
AIDS HIV News - Updated Hourly (from Yahoo)
Diabetes News - Updated Hourly (from Yahoo)
Heart Disease News - Updated hourly (from Yahoo)
Medline Plus - search for information by disease name - very reputable site; all data is from the National Library of Medicine
Sciences Bulletin