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Internet Links & Reference: Medical-Related Web Sites


America's Pharmaceutical Research Companies (PhRMA)
Pharmaceutical news and sources. Membership of 100 companies.

BioOnline: Biotechnology on the Net
Bio Online is a comprehensive Internet site for information and services related to biotechnology and pharmaceutical research, combining resources of the biotechnology companies, biotechnology centers, research and academic institutions, industry suppliers, government agencies, and non-profit special interest groups.

Consumer Health Libraries
Extensive list of medical and health-related libraries, provided by the National Library of Medicine.

Healthfinder® is a free guide to reliable health information, by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

MedExplorer Health Medical Information : Online Pharmacy and Health Medical Information. Reviewed health medical sites and medical information center. Including searchable categories, employment, conferences, discussion forum, classifieds, and more.

A dictionary of over 200,000 medical, pharmaceutical, biomedical & healthcare acronyms and abbreviations. Plus medical news and searches for the medical, pharmaceutical or healthcare professional.

MedBioWorld - Medical Journals
The largest medical and bioscience information resource and reference site on the Internet, which provides access to medical and bioscience journals, associations, databases and other medical resources, with more than 35,000 active links.

Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy Seventeenth Edition
The Merck Manual is celebrating its centenary with the publication of the 17th Edition. The Merck Manual is used by more medical professionals worldwide than any other general medical textbook and has been continuously published longer than any other English language general medical textbook. We are pleased to provide the new 17th Edition on this web site free of charge for your unlimited use.

Merriam-Webster Medical Dictionary
Online medical dictionary.

National Library of Medicine
Helpful information when the need arises.

New England Journal of Medicine
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Nurses PDR Resource Center - Drug Database
Search our Drug Database ...simply enter the term or drug name you wish to have information on and the results of your search will be listed for you - then just click on the appropriate link!

PubMed Central
PubMed Central is a digital archive of life sciences journal literature managed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). It is not a journal publisher. Access to PubMed Central (PMC) is free and unrestricted.

PDRnet - Physicians' Desk Reference
For more than 50 years, doctors have relied upon the Physicians' Desk Reference for the latest drug information. Today that trusted knowledge is available to doctors and their patients on the Web. PDRhealth provides reliable answers to important health questions. Use this site to learn more about detecting, preventing, and treating a variety of medical conditions.

Quack Watch
Your Guide to Quackery, Health Fraud, and Intelligent Decisions.

Texas Hospitals Report Cards
The Texas Health Care Information Council collects information from Texas hospitals and HMOs.

The world's leading source for trustworthy and timely health and medical news and information. Providing credible health information, supportive community, and educational services by blending award-winning expertise in content, community services, expert commentary, and medical review.