Health

Databases

Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomeFamily Health (ProQuest)
This database includes journals and magazines covering an enormous range of health subjects, from sports injuries to women's health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry. Arkansas Traveler database.
Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomeHealth & Medical Complete (ProQuest)
This database offers reliable, comprehensive journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration and more.Arkansas Traveler database.
Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomeHealth Management (ProQuest)
This database is a collection of reliable and relevant resources in the field of health administration, including journals and dissertations. Arkansas Traveler database.
Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomeMedline(ProQuest)
MEDLINE is a bibliographic database produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. The database contains millions of citations, derived from thousands of biomedical and life science journals, and indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) from the NLM controlled vocabulary. Extending back to 1946, annual input now exceeds 700,000 citations. Arkansas Traveler database.
Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomeNursing & Allied Health Source (ProQuest)
This database offers reliable, comprehensive coverage of the fields of nursing and allied health including journals, video, dissertations, reference books and more. Arkansas Traveler database.
Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomePharmaceutical News Index (ProQuest)
Pharmaceutical News Index gives researchers access to the latest information on medical technology, research, and legislative developments. The database contains bibliographic information and indexing for 22 key U.S. and international pharmaceutical, healthcare, biotechnology, medical device, and cosmetic industry newsletters. Arkansas Traveler database.
Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomePsychology Journals (ProQuest)
This database provides abstracts and indexing for more than 640 titles, with over 540 titles available in full text. Many titles are indexed in PsycINFO. Coverage ranges from behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, experimental, industrial and social psychology, along with personality, psychobiology and psychometrics. Arkansas Traveler database.

Websites

Federal Government Health Links
HealthCare.gov
Learn about the 2010 Affordable Care Act, find insurance options, and compare care quality.
Arkansas Health Links
Arkansas Department of Health
Information on public health preparedness, immunizations, and state health statistics.
Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care
County Health Units
Search for County Health Unit contact information.
Arkansas Health Connector
Arkansas Health Connector connects you to the information you need to make the best choice when it comes to covering your healthcare whether its getting better coverage or enrolling for the first time. This is your guide to get informed, get prepared and ultimately - get in.
Health Information for the Public
Health information and resources compiled by University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences librarians.
UAMSHealth.com
UAMS, the home of Arkansas' only teaching hospital, with clinics covering every medical specialty and a staff of more than 1,000 doctors.
UAMS Library
The medical library of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. It is open to anyone seeking health information or researching biomedical information.
General Health Information
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Health information on preventing and controlling disease, injury, traveler's health and disability
Hospital Compare
This free tool allows consumers to compare the quality of care provided by hospitals in any geographic area.
Household Products Database
Health and safety information for household products
Medicare.gov
This is the official U.S. Government site for information on Medicare
MEDLINEplus
A service of the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health. Health topics, drug information, health news, and links to physician credentials
The Merck Manual
Includes the interactive version of the Merck Manual Home Edition, Merck Manual of Geriatrics, and the Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
National Institute of Mental Health
Brochures, information sheets, reports, etc. about mental disorders
Nutrition.gov
A source of information on aspects of nutrition. Look up calories in specific foods; find out what foods provide the best source of supplements and more.
Health Directories
Healthfinder
A consumer health site that provides a directory to government and non-profit health and human services information on the Internet
Health Care Comparison
Hospital Compare
This free tool allows consumers to compare the quality of care provided by hospitals in any geographic area.
Find A Physician
Is Your Doctor Board Certified?
Search the directory of the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) by name or specialty. Requires e-mail registration.
WebMD's Physician Directory
A quick way to find physicians by location or specialty.
Area Hospitals
Area Hospitals
Website links for hospitals in northwest Arkansas.
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