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Respiratory Care: RESPIRATORY CARE RESOURCES

OVERVIEW

This page lists databases that provide resources for the study of Respiratory Care.  If you need guidance on how to access the databases please watch the tutorials under Database Search Tips or just click on the titles listed. 

RESPIRATORY CARE RESOURCES

Anatomy.tv

Multimedia human anatomy resource with 3D interactive models of multiple layers; slides of MRI images, cadaver specimens, clinical examples; animations and movies. Clinical specialties include speech & language pathology, otolaryngology, physical therapy, and sports medicine. Functional antomy with additional content for yoga, pilates, resistance training and sports injuries.

JAMAEvidence

Health and Medicine, Nursing. Provides tools for learning, teaching, and applying evidence-based medicine. Includes the full content of Users’ Guides to the Medical Literature 3e, The Rational Clinical Examination, and Care at the Close of Life; calculators, critical appraisal worksheets, information cycle worksheets, glossary, and audio recordings by leading practitioners in the field.

RESPIRATORY CARE DATABASES

CINAHL COMPLETE

Nursing, health administration, health information management, long term care, health services physical therapy, respiratory care, radiation therapy, communication disorders, clinical laboratory science & other allied health disciplines.

MEDLINE

A comprehensive database providing access to biomedical and health journals. An important resource for doctors, nurses, health professionals and researchers engaged in clinical care, public health and health policy development.

PUBMED

PubMed provides all MEDLINE citations plus out-of-scope citations (e.g., articles on plate tectonics or astrophysics) from certain general science and chemistry journals in MEDLINE; citations that precede MEDLINE indexing; additional life science journals that submit full text to PubMed Central and receive a qualitative review by the National Library of Medicine.

OTHER RESPIRATORY CARE DATABASES

View a list of databases identified as relevant to the study of Respiratory Care.

MEDICAL DATABASES

MERCK MANUAL

The authoritative source for concise and correct discussions of diagnosis and therapy. Resource is updated monthly to keep current with the changes in medical care and to provide accurate clinical decision support. Includes browsable sections on medical topics, audiovisual informational resources, symptoms overviews, clinical calculators, conversion tables, drug tables, normal laboratory values, abbreviations, selected links to useful websites.

UpToDate

UpToDate is an evidence-based, physician-authored clinical decision support resource. For each clinical issue, an expert in the field reviews the topic, synthesizes information, summarizes key findings, and provides detailed, practical recommendations for patient care. 

SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS