of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM)-For the Office Based Teacher
of Family Medicine
Medicine and Primary Care Links
for Patient Care
for Disease Control
Medical information for travelers and their physicians.
Includes Dermatology On-line Atlas.
(Dynamic Medical Information System)
DynaMed is an interactive, real-time medical information system
designed for use at the point of care. It consists mainly of
a vast clinically organized reference covering basic information
and is updated daily from developments in the literature.
Portal for family physicians online, offering tools and information
on family medical care, including the latest research, educational
modules, practice guidelines, decision tools, and more.
An extensive collection of medical links for health professionals.
GeneralPediatrics.com is a pediatric digital library that identifies
and organizes high quality, authoritative General Pediatrics
Web sites. It contains over 1700 links to more than 375 Web
sites concerning 387 common pediatric problems.
Database from the AAFP - much information on where to get patient
The Medical Matrix Project is devoted to posting, annotating,
and continuously updating "full content, unrestricted access,
Internet clinical medicine resources." Our target audience
is primarily United States physicians and health workers who
are on the front line in prescribing treatment for disease conditions.
Handouts written and reviewed by the physicians and patient
education professionals at the American Academy of Family Physicians.
The information is regularly reviewed and updated.
Care Clinical Practice Guidelines
Clinical resources: Guidelines, clinical review, cross-cultural
health, teaching and more....
Prevention Into Practice
Put Prevention Into Practice (PPIP) is a national campaign to
improve the delivery of clinical preventive services such as
screening tests, immunizations, and counseling for health behavior
Library of Medicine
Indexes of various medicine subfields: AIDS, Anesthesiology,
Epidemiology, Nursing, Pharmacy, Stress, and Veterinary Medicine.
(American Medical Association)
(American Medical Students Association)
- STFM (Society
of Teachers of Family Medicine)
- WHO (World
Health Organization) Searchable by keywords.
(American Academy of Family Physicians)
(American College of Physicians) Online (Internal Medicine)
(American Cancer Society)
(Agency for Health Care Policy and Research)
(Center for Disease Control)
(Department of Health and Human Services)
(Food and Drug Administration)
(Health Resources and Service Administration)
(National Institutes of Health)
(National Library of Medicine)
for Healthcare Research and Quality - Clinical Practice Guidelines
Education in the Web
Cancer Society Cancer
Resource Center - Information including links to prevention
guidelines and risk factors
Diabetes Association Covers variety of topics including
risks, recipes, African-American program
Heart Association Family Health including nutrition,
exercise, information on prevention, treatment, conditions including
Lung Association Quit Smoking Action Plan
Support Partnership between The Gillette Company
and allHealth, provides women's cancer support; search for support
group by zip code
Koop Excellent site full of topical information including
Tackling Tobacco, Prevention Questionnaire, Eating Healthy,
U. S. Department of Health & Human Services site with information
on prevention and self-care, medical dictionary, minority health,
alternative medicine, many topics
Cancer Institute, NIH Cancer prevention, information
Heart, Lung & Blood Institute, NIH Facts about
Library of Medicine Health topics and wellness/prevention
issues for consumers
Women's Health Information Center (NWHIC) (Office
on Women's Health, U. S. Department of Health & Human Services)
Information and resource service, reference library, FAQ about
women's health, search by topic, list of mammography sites certified
by FDA, many links
Word on Health (formerly HEALTHWise) Consumer health
information based on National Institutes of Health research.
Includes information on mammograms, sleep, ear infections in
children and press releases.
in iVillage Health and safety concerns, poison prevention,
childproofing checklist, product recall notices, baby care
in ParentsPlace Interactive, customized calendar
of development and information on nutrition, breastfeeding,
Body mass index, calories
needed to maintain or lose weight, select your diet online (Cyberkitchen)