Health and Medical News and Resources

General interest items edited by Janice Flahiff

Online Health Education Collection at McGill University

From the Health Education Collection About Page.

The Health Education Collection published by the McGill University Health Centre contains patient education resources used by healthcare professionals at the MUHC.  [ It also contains resources for Health Professional continuing education / professional development]

This includes reliable and up-to-date information about diseases and conditions, medical procedures and tests, disease prevention and health promotion in general.

This collection includes:

  • Full-text documents created by health care professionals at the McGill University Health Centre.
  • Links to full-text documents created by other reliable organizations on the World Wide Web.
  • Information about resources that are available on-site at the MUHC affiliated hospitals.

There are three ways to search for information in this collection:

  • Quick Search – simply enter your search terms and choose a language.
  • Advanced Search – enter your search terms or search specifically by title or publisher and then limit by language, document type or department origin and even limit to MUHC publications only.
  • Health Topics – look through the list of subjects to find everything available on a particular subject.

Present Feature Resources include My Diabetes and Me and We Care About Your Pain.

The 50+ Health Topics include Arthritis, Hepatitis, Nutrition, and Surgery.

November 18, 2010 - Posted by | Health Education (General Public), Librarian Resources, Professional Health Care Resources | , ,

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