Medicine Clinical Links

Allergy and Immunology 
Adolescent Medicine 
Anatomy and Physiology/Images
Alternative and Complementary Medicine 
Clinical Trials  


Disability--see Physical Med/Rehab
Economics/Practice Management

Emergency Medicine


Ethics -- see Bioethics
Evidence-Based Medicine 
Family Practice  
History of Medicine/Humor (Medical)  
Infectious Diseases/AIDS  
Laboratory Med/Pathology

Literacy/Health Literacy

Medical Metasites
Neonatology  Nephrology  
Obstetrics & Gynecology 
Occupational Medicine
PDA Tables of Contents

Palliative Care
Physical Med/Rehab
Practice Guidelines 
Preventive Medicine 
Public Health /Statistics
Pulmonary Medicine 
Sports Medicine
Statistics--- see Public Health
Substance Abuse-- see Psychiatry.Psych
Terminal Care see Palliative Care

Veterinary Medicine


Medical Metasites
Hardin Metadirectory
Yahoo Health Links
Martindale's Health Science Guide
Virtual Hospital


Medical Matrix
eMedicine (Instant Access to the Minds of Medicine)
The Medical Algorithms Project

Allergy and Immunology
Hardin Allergy Links
Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Online

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma


Adolescent Medicine
Go Ask Alice

Healthfinder-just for teens

4 Girls Health

Alternative/Complementary Medicine 
National Center for Alternative and Complementary Medicine  
Herbs and Supplements on Medline Plus (from National Standard)
HerbMed, a database of herbal medicines 
NIH Office of Dietary Supplements 
Herbs and Supplements on Medline Plus (Natural Standard monograph)
Information resource: about herbs, botanicals & other products from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Rosenthal Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

American Botanical Council Herbalgram

Herb Research Foundation

Herbs at a Glance

CAM (complementary and alternative medicine) on PubMed


Anatomy & Physiology/Images
Visible Human Project
Atlas of Human Anatomy in Cross Section

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation
Gray's Anatomy

free anatomy study guide for medical students

Health Education Assets Library (HEAL)
The Atlas of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Digital Atlas of Ophthalmology
Public Health Image Library (PHIL)
The Whole Brain Atlas
A.D.A.M. online anatomy

Visible Human Server
(  password=PHNUPP4)

AnatQuest: anatomic images online
McGoogan Library of Medicine, Univ of Nebraska Medical Center: Medical Images on the Web
American Medical Association: atlas of the body

Hardin Anesthesiology links

Pain site, including online pain journals
Global Textbook of Anesthesiology
American Academy of Pain Management

American Society of Anesthesiologists
Virtual Anaesthesia Textbook

National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature  

Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions: Codes of Ethics Online

NIH Bioethics Resources on the Web

American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics

The President's Council on Bioethics

E-Business Ethics Center:Colorado State Univeristy College of Business
Ethics Officer Association

Linacre Centre for Healthcare Ethcs

Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics
American College of Physicians Ethics Manual 5th ed
NationalCenter for Ethics in Health Care( VA)
Catholic Healthcare Eest Ethics Tools
Religion & Ethics Newsweekly-PBS
Bioethics in the News
Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services, Fourth ed

Cell and Molecular Biology Online

Biology Online-Information in the Biological Sciences

Biotech Life Science Dictionary

Hardin cardiology links
American College of Cardiology Clinical Statements
American Heart Association Scientific Statements

American College of Cardiology

American Heart Association

The Heart Surgery Forum
New Cholesterol Guidelines
Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC 7)

Clinical Trials
Center Watch clinical Trials

Clinical Trials Government site

Search Clinical
CancerNet Clinical Trials

Cancer Trials Help
NIH Search Clinical Research Studies Protocol Database


Pharm Web Yellow Pages (Has lists of commercial drug companieswith clinical trials-but they pay to be listed)
Coalition of National Cancer Cooperative Groups, Inc.
Acurian (Your source for information on clinical trials and new medical therapies)

Lilly Clinical trial Registry
Clinical StudyResults--drug trials
WebMD clinical trial services
International Clinical trials from the World Health Organization

Hardin Dentistry Links

American Dental Association

MedlinePlus Dental Links


Hardin Dermatology Links

Dermatology Online Atlas


Economics/Practice Management

Healthcare Financial Management Association
Medical Group Management Association

Emergency Medicine
Hardin Emergency Medicine Links

American College of Emergency Physicians
EMTALA at MedLaw

OSHA Best Practices for Hospital-Based First receivers of Victims
Emergency Medicine at NCEMI
American Trauma Society
National Center for Emergency Medicine Informatics

Hardin Endocrinology Links

American Diabetes Association

2009 Clinical Practice Recommendations (ADA)
Joslin Diabetes Center
CDC: Diabetes Public Health Resources
National Diabetes Education Initiative
National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse
Karolinska Institutet: endocrinology links


Evidence-Based Medicine

Evidence Based Knowledge Portal (requires brief registration)
ACP Journal Club
Grey Matters: a practical search tool for evidence based medicine from CADTH

Scharr Introduction to Evidence Based Medicine on the Net

Evidence Based Practice Tutorial from PennState
How to read a paper: BMJ series of articles
AMA Users's to Evidence based practice (interactive--use;  burlew)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (click on "clinical information" and then "evidence-based practice)
BestBETS(best evidence topics)

A Simple method for evaluating the clinical literature
TRIP Database
Netting the Evidence
Critical Appraisal of Bio-medical Literature
BMJ Updates
Technology Evaluation Center
Evidence Based practice (Univ of Washington metasite)
Academic Center for Evidence Based Practice (UTHSCSA School of Nursing)
An Introduction to Information Mastery, Evidence-Based Medicine
Understanding Evidence-Based healthcare: a tutorial from the United States Cochrane center


Family Practice
Hardin Family Practice Links

American Academy of Family Practice

Family Medicine Digital Resources Library

Hardin Gastroenterology Links
The Atlas of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
 American Gastroenterology Association
American College of Gastroenterology
National Institute of Digestive Diseases

GastroAtlas online

Hardin Gene Therapy Links
NCBI The Human Genome: a guide to online information resources
Genetics Home Reference
Genemap of the Human Genome

The Cancer Genome Atlas
Links to the Genetic World
National Center for Human Genome Resources

Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man

 NORD: National Organization for Rare Disorders
Gene Gateway:exploring genes and genetic disorders

Hardin Geriatrics Links

Webtreats from ACOG on Aging

American Gerontological Society
National Institute on Aging
Alzheimer's Disease Education & Referral Center

Center for Aging Services Technologies (CAST)

Hardin Hematology Links


History of Medicine/ (Humor Medical)
NLM History of Medicine Division
Gesundheit Institute

Medical Toons
RX list Medical Cartoons

Medlib's Funny Doctor's Names List

Nursing Humor

Overdue-- library cartoon

Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine

Infectious Diseases/AIDS
Hardin AIDS Links

Hardin Microbiology Links

AIDS Knowledge Base

Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc.
Knowledge is Infectious (hospital acquired infection and its prevention)

Avian Flu Search
HEALTHmap--current global state of infectious diseases

Sermo: physician social networking site
Arizona Medical education Consortium PDA tools

AHRQ National Resource Center for Health Information Technology

Open Directory Project-Medical Informatics
Pediatric Pilot
Healthy PalmPilot
Pediatrics on Hand: complete guide to the pediatric handheld
Handheld Librarian
Tutorial: using personal digital assistants

Science and Technology Sources on the Internet
  ( go to #33 Winter 2002 issue)
The Medical Algorithms Project

Pew Internet Organization

The American Nursing Informatics Association

The American Medical Informatics Association
Medical Software for PDA's Guide

PubMed for handheld. wireless devices
PubMed on Tap- for PDA's

Diagnosaurus--DDx software program
Research-Based Web Design & Usability Guidelines (Govt standards)

Online Patient Provider Communication Tools (Calif Healthcare Foundation)

CataList, the official catalog of LISTSERV lists

(Topica's email list)
Blog directory Blogorama
DB's Medrants (medical blog)
Docnotes (medical blog)
Medical Weblogs index
Blogger (publishing tool)
List of medical wikis
Center for Health Transformation
CHIME-College of Healthcare Information Management Executives
Found in Cache: Hospital Social Network list

Laboratory Medicine/Pathology
American Society of Clinical Pathologists

Hardin Pathology Links


Internet Pathology Laboratory for Medical Education

Lab tests Online

American Association of Clinical Chemistry
Frozen consult
Hematopathology Phenotypes

Literacy/Health Literacy

AMA Foundation Health Literacy Initiative
California Health Literacy Initiative
Hablamos Juntos

Health & Literacy Special Collection

US DHHS Plain Language principles and Thesaurus for making HIPAA Privacy Notices

Health Literacy Consulting/Health Literacy Month

Health Literacy Studies/Harvard School of Public Health

Health Literacy for Public Health Professionals
Healthy People Library Project

Partnership for Clear Health Communication: Ask Me 3

Pfizer Inc. Clear Health Communication Initiative

The Clear Language Group

The Plain Language Initative

University of New England: Area Health Education Center

Consumer Health Vocabulary Initiative (open source)

Plain Language thesaurus for health communications

PubMed topic search on health literacy
Web based Health Literacy training

   Readability Tools

Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine(shorter version)
Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine
(longer version)
Test of Functional Health Literacy in Adults
SMOG Readability


Communicating with your doctor

In Plain Language

 Online Tutorials

Health Information Literacy
Health Literacy: new field, new opportunities

Medical Home Health Literacy Adults/Pediatrics

NIH Plain Language Online training

Unified Health Communication 101: addressing health literacy, cultural competency and limited English proficiency


AMA Health Literacy: a manual for clinicians
Consumer Health Manual: National Network of Libraries of Medcine

Easy-toRead Health and WellnessMaterials for the Consumer: recognizing it, finding it, writing it, rewriting it: National Network of Libraries of Medicine

Health Literacy Public Health Forums: partners for action

Is Our Pharmacy meeting patients' needs: a pharmacy health literacy assessment tool user's guide

Pfizer Principles for Clear Health Communication Handbook

The Health and Literacy Compendium: a guide to easy to read health education materials for adults with limited literacy skills


Neonatology on the Web
National Institute of Child Health and Infant Development Cochrane Page

Hardin Nephrology Links

United States Renal Data System

National Kidney Disease Education Program

Hardin Neurology Links
Neurosciences on the Internet
The Whole Brain Atlas
Pain.Com- a world of information on pain


Internet Stroke Center

Neuroscience Gateway

Prescription Pain Medications: frequently asked questions and answers for health care professionals from the DEA

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Hardin OB/GYN links
Webtreats from ACOG
Visible Embryo
La Leche League Center for Breastfeeding Information (username: (password: jsmith)

The National Women's Health Information Center

Reproductive Health Gateway

North American Menopause Society
PeriStats (March of Dimes Perinatal Data Center)

Quick Health Data Online (formerly The National Women's Health Database)
ACOG (American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists) Patient Education Pamphlets-- English and Spanish
Global Library of Women's Medicine

Occupational Medicine
Hardin Occupational Medicine  Link


Hardin Oncology Links

PDQ- NCI's comprehensive cancer database
California Cancer Registry
Cancer in North America (statistics)
Cancer Genome Atlas
SEER:cancer statistics review


Association of Cancer Online Resources

American Cancer Society

NCI's Cancer trials Support Unit

Leukemia/Lymphoma Organization

National Cancer Database

National Comprehensive Cancer Network Practice Guidelines, Outcomes database  (  password= burlew)

American Society of Clinical Oncology

NIH Stem cell Task Force

Cancer Control Planet

International Cancer research Portfolio

Asian Language Cancer Education Materials



Hardin Ophthalmology Links

Atlas of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Ophthalmology
The Glaucoma Foundation
Macular Degeneration Foundation
National Eye Institute
American Foundation for the Blind

Hardin Orthopedic Links

Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics


Hardin Otolaryngology Links

PDA Tables of Contents
Journal to go

Palliative Care

US Living Will Registry
American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

End-of-Life Physician Education Resource Center
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
End of Life Care(AACN)
Get Palliative
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization: Caring Connections

New York Online Access to Health(NOAH): Advance Directives by States

Americans for Better Care of the Dying

Kids Health: Helping your child deal with death

Hardin Pediatrics Links

American Academy of Pediatrics

Oncolink Pediatric Oncology
Healthfinder for Kids

Pediatric Society of Critical Care Medicine

Virtual Children's Hospital

Children Now
General Pediatricians View of the Internet
Kids Health, for parents, kids and teens

Pediatric Database

Medical Home Portal
Federal Interagency Forum and Child and Family Statistics

Pediatric Pilot, resources for PDAs
American Board of Pediatrics
Child & Family WebGuide
Online Pocket Guide to Pediatric Drugs
Pediatric Oncology Resource Center  (lay oriented)

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Kids Count Data Book Online

Child Trends DataBank

The National Children's Study

Child Health Guide: Put prevention into practice

AAP Policy Site

Holistic Pediatric Association

Pediatrix University

National Association of Children's Hospitals--Benchmarking
Starbright World
Arthur's Guide to Children's Hospital Boston a pediatric radiology digital library
Center for Pediatric Emergency Medicine
March of Dimes
Aardvark:-Arthur's guide to Children's Hospital, Boston


NLM Drug Information Portal
RX List

Mayo Clinic Drug search through Micromedix


In case of emergency prescription website
PubDrug wiki
Pillbox-- drug identification tool-beta format
DailyMed: current medical information about marketed drugs
CDER New and Generic Drug Approvals: 1998-present

New FDA approved drugs (Drug InfoNet)
eRX (free electronic prescribing for physicians)
Hardin Pharmacy Links
Martindale's Health Science Guide (Virtual Pharmacy Center)

The Merck Manual

Wall's Medicine & Health Center
The Institute for Safe Medication Practices

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy 

PDR net
(Physicians and nurses can register for free access to online PDR)
CenterWatch Listing of Newly Approved Drug Therapies a drug, herbal, interaction and disease info resource

FDA Electronic Orange Book Approved drug products with Therapeutic Equivalence Evaluations

MedicineNet Medications Index

Medline Plus (USP DI vol 2 Advice for the Patient

Online Pocket Guide to Pediatric Drugs

PhRMA New Medicines in Development Database (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists)

Street Terms for Drugs

RXHope (gain no-cost access to medications)

Lilly Clinical Trial Registry
RXHelp for  Californians: a partnership for prescription assistance
Medicare RX Training Course for Continuing Education Credit
CARE: the Medicare Drug Benefits Gateway
CURES- Controlled Substance Utilization review and Evaluation Systems

Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation
Hardin Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation Links

ABLEDATA (searchable database for assistive products)
Disability Resources Monthly Guide to Disability Resources on the WWW

Practice Guidelines
National Guideline Clearinghouse

Primary Care Clinical Practice Guidelines

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

National Comprehensive Cancer Network  Practice Guidelines, Outcomes database
  (id=burlew, password=burlew)
Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement
AAP Policy and Practice Guidelines

College of American Pathologists Oncology Protocols

Preventive Medicine
Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, Second edition
Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality) 

click on  "clinical information" and then "preventive services"

Psychiatry/Psychology/Substance Abuse
Hardin Psychiatry Links

American Psychiatric Association

American Psychological Association

Mental Help Net

Buros Mental Measurements

American Psychoanalytic Assn book/journal database

Internet Mental Health

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Substance Abuse Resource Center
Street terms for Drugs

President's New Freedom Commission on Mental Health

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism--science database

The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

National Institute of Drug Abuse

Psych Central
Network of Care ( includes California specific mental health info)
General psychiatric rating scales

Finding test instruments and measures

Public Health/Statistics
Hardin Public Health Links

Healthy People 2010

Statistical Resources on the Web

CDC Wonder (wide ranging online data for epidemiologic research)
Federal Statistics

World Health Organization

Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics

US Census

US Census Bureau: American FactFinder

Cancer in North America (statistics)

HCFA Stats and Data
(Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)
SEER:cancer statistics review

Statistical Abstract of the United States

Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research (AHRQ)

National Vital Statistics System

UnitedHealth Group State Health Ranking

Population Reference Bureau
CIA World Factbook
National Center for Health Statistics
Pew Internet Organization


Kids Count Data Book Online

The Directory of Online Statistics Sources

Medscape Public Health and Prevention Homepage

Quick Health Data Online (formerly the National Women's Health Database
Passport Health
SNAPS: local level community profiles nationwide
National Environmental Public health Tracking Network (CDC)

Pulmonary Medicine
Hardin Respiratory Links

Hardin Radiology Links

Center for Diagnostic Imaging
American College of Radiology

American College of Radiology Imaging Network
American College of Radiation Oncology
Aunt a pediatric radiology digital library
CDC Center for devices and Radiological Health
Radiology Articles
Society of Interventional Radiology
Radiology wiki

Hardin Rheumatology Links

Sports Medicine
Hardin Directory Sports Medicine Links

SIRC: a world of sport information



Hardin Surgery Links

American College of Surgeons

Orthopaedic Trauma Protocol Registry
The Heart Surgery Forum
National Institute of Transplantation
Web Surg

Hardin Telemedicine Links

Hardin Toxicology Links

Environmental Protection Agency

MSDS search
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry Environmental info, MSDS, and more

Where to find Material Safety Data Sheets on the Internet

California Environmental Protection Agency


Society of Toxicology

Toxnet, a cluster of databases on toxicology, chemicals and related areas

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Toxicological Profiles
10th Report on Carcinogens


Hardin Nephrology Links

Veterinary Medicine
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)

American Veterinary Medical Association

Animal Medical Center

College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


Food and Drug Administration (FDA): Center for Veterinary Medicine

NetVet Veterinary Resources & The Electronic Zoo