Medicine (General)

NORD Databases

Alternative Titles
NORD (National Association for Rare Disorders) Databases
Description

NORD’s Rare Disease Database provides over 1200 plain-language reports on rare diseases, describing symptoms, causes, and therapies. Each report includes a list of support groups and patient organizations for patients and families, and a bibliography of scholarly articles for medical professionals.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
Current editions.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9961
Access
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Subjects

AccessMedicine

Alternative Titles
Access Medicine
Description

AccessMedicine offers a complete suite of clinical and educational content from leading books, including Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17th ED. Updated daily by world-renowned physicians and expanded continuously, AccessMedicine is designed for direct access to the information necessary for completing evaluations, diagnoses, case management decisions, conducting research, medical education, or self-assessment and board review.

Type
Subject Gateway
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9847
Access
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PubMed @ U-M (with MGet It links)

Alternative Titles
MEDLINE
Description

PubMed indexes over 4,000 biomedical, nursing, dentistry and related journals, with over 21 million citations in MEDLINE, PreMEDLINE and related databases. PubMed is produced by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) and provides links between article citations and relevant data in other NCBI ENTREZ databases, including Nucleotide and Protein Sequences, Protein Structures, Complete Genomes, Taxonomy, and others.

This version has links to full text available to U-M affiliates.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1950 to present; journal literature only 1950 to present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9817
Mobile Version
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Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR)

Alternative Titles
CDSR
Cochrane Library
Description

The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) is the leading resource for systematic reviews in health care.  Each Cochrane Review is a peer-reviewed systematic review that has been prepared and supervised by a Cochrane Review Group (editorial team) in The Cochrane Collaboration according to the Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions or Cochrane Handbook for Diagnostic Test Accuracy Reviews.  Currently there are over 5,000 Cochrane Reviews including nearly 2,000 protocols  providing an explicit description of the research methods and objectives for Cochrane Reviews in progress.  Existing Reviews are updated as new information becomes available. 

As of 22 Oct 2012, CDSR is available as part of The Cochrane Library.

Until 31 Oct 2012, CDSR can also continue to be accessed via UM-MEDSEARCH as EBM-Reviews:  CDSR

Type
Database
Coverage
Current edition.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9783
More Information
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Global Health (CABI)

Alternative Titles
CAB Global Health
Description

Global Health is a public health database that provides information on international health, biomedical life sciences, non-communicable diseases, public health nutrition, food safety and hygiene, and much more. This database contains more than 1.2 million records dating back to 1973. Also included is the Global Health Archive, consisting of 800,000 records from 1910-1973.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1910-present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9591
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Stat!Ref

Alternative Titles
StatRef
Stat Ref
Description

Stat!Ref is a full-text resource that searches across more than 25 medical and drug texts. Includes Stedman's Medical Dictionary, DSM-IV-TR: Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, and the Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations.

Type
E-Book(s)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9573
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Web of Science (All Databases)

Alternative Titles
ISI Web of Knowledge, WoK
Description

Provides cross-search of multiple databases: Web of Science Core Collection (including Science, Social Sciences, Arts & Humanities, Book, and Conference Proceedings Citation Indexes), BIOSIS Previews, Chinese Science Citation Database, Current Contents Connect (tables of contents), Data Citation Index, MEDLINE, and Zoological Record.  Also provides links (at top edge) to Journal Citation Reports, and (under "Additional Resources" at lower left) to Index to Organism Names and Science Watch.

Type
Search Engine
Coverage
1900 - (Varies by database.)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9187
Mobile Version
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EMBASE.com

Description
More than 16 billion validated biomedical and pharmacological records from EMBASE and MEDLINE.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1947-present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9173
Access
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Science Citation Index (Web of Science)

Alternative Titles
Science Citation Index Expanded
SCI, SCIE, SCI-E
Description

Key index to articles from major journals in all areas of science and technology. Use to find other articles citing a specific article (footnotes in reverse).

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1900 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9155
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Red Book

Alternative Titles
Red Book : report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases.
Description

Red Book features the full content of the 29th edition of the report of the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Infectious Diseases on the manifestations, etiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of some 200 childhood infectious diseases. It has been expanded with clinical content in key areas like active and passive immunization, care of children in special circumstances, and management of specific conditions such as anthrax, smallpox, influenza, and pneumococcal infections.

Type
Database
Coverage
Current edition
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9147
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