Health Sciences

MedPix

Description

A collection of over 53,000 images from over 13,000 cases.  The content material is both high-quality and high-yield and includes both common and rare conditions. Most cases have a proven diagnosis (pathology, clinical follow-up).

MedPix® is a fully web-enabled cross-platform database, integrating images and textual information. Our primary target audience includes physicians and nurses, allied health professionals, medical students, nursing students and others.

The content material is organized by disease location (organ system), pathology category, patient profiles, and by image classification and caption. MedPix® can be searched through multiple internal image and text search engines.

 

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11015
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EPARs

Alternative Titles
European Medicines Agency
European Public Assessment Reports
Description

Drug assessments published by the European Medicines Agency. Provides Q&A and patient leaflets regarding medicines, including rejected, suspended, or withdrawn medications.

Type
Database
Coverage
Does not necessarily cover all drugs in use in Europe.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11017
Access
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Drug Product Database

Alternative Titles
Health Canada Drug Product Database (DPD)
Description

The DPD contains product specific information on approximately 18,000 products drugs approved for use in Canada. The database is managed by Health Canada, the federal regulator of therapeutic products, and includes human pharmaceutical and biological drugs, veterinary drugs and disinfectant products.

Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11019
Access
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Devices@FDA

Description
Devices@FDA is a catalog of cleared and approved medical device information from the US Food & Drug Administration. It includes links to the device summary information, manufacturer, approval date, user instructions, and other consumer information. Devices@FDA searches PMN-510(k) Premarket Notification, PMA-Premarket Approval, and HDE-Humanitarian Device Exemption.
Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11021
Access
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Food Environment Atlas

Alternative Titles
Your Food Environment Atlas
Description

USDA Food Environment Atlas is an online atlas, mapping food availability, demographic data, and population health and diet statistics across the United States. The atlas currently includes over 200 food access indicators, with data drawn from government reports and census data since 2000. Most data is available at the county level, some only at the state level.

Type
Numeric Data
Coverage
most recent whenever possible
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10949
Access
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Wiley Online Library

Alternative Titles
Wiley Interscience, Wiley-Blackwell, WI, WOL, WBOL
Description

Wiley Online Library hosts a multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. It provides integrated access to over 4 million articles from 1,500 journals, almost 10,000 online books, and hundreds of reference works, laboratory protocols and databases, many of which are purchased by MLibrary and accessible to current students, faculty and staff of the University of Michigan.  Included are the online journals and books previously published by Blackwell Publishing Ltd., which merged with John Wiley & Sons, Inc. in 2007.

Type
E-Book(s)
E-Journal(s)
Subject Gateway
Coverage
Coverage of journals varies by title. Includes books and single-volume reference works published from 2007 to the present.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10771
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Health Policy Reference Center

Description

The Health Policy Reference Center is a comprehensive full-text database designed to support the creation, implementation, or study of health policy and the health care system. This collection offers full-text coverage of information relevant to many areas integral to health policy, including: access, administration, economics, planning, reform, insurance, law, research, ethics, public health, and social medicine. The database features coverage of more than 300 full-text titles and indexing for more than 375 publications. Searchable cited references are also provided.

Type
Database
Coverage
current
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10701
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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