http://www.rxlist.com - The internet drug index - Providing fast, reliable information to both the consumer and the medical professional.
www.needymeds.com — Needy meds — information about drug programs for indigent patients.
www.fda.gov — US food and Drug Administration (FDA) — food and drug safety notifications. FDA-produced documents, and clinical trials.
http://www.medscape.com — Medscape — online current medical journal with full text articles, patient information sheets/handouts. Also free access to Medline, Aidsline, etc. for those who do not have other access.
www.cdc.gov — Center for Disease Control
www.nih.gov — National Institutes of Health
internet resources for nurse practitioner
students — a gateway to the web, with a distinct
advanced nurse/nurse practitioner perspective.
http://www.aafp.org — American academy of family physicians. Great site for anything to do with primary care; peds and adult. Full text articles, patient info sheets, etc.
http://www.med.umich.edu/depression/guideadultbipanic.htm —The APA guidelines for Panic disorder.
http://www.well.com/user/woa/index.html#return_point — web of addictions home page.
www.alz.org — disease or organ specific — Alzheimer's association — Alzheimer's resources for caregivers, organizational activities, and current research
www.lungusa.org — American lung association — information on lung disorders, including treatment and long-term care, conferences, and publications
www.tchin.org — congenital heart disease information and resources — information and resources for patients with congenital or acquired heart disease.
www.bloodpressure.com — the hypertension network — research and recommendations for living with high blood pressure.
http://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/aa45.htm — Alcohol and Coronary Heart Disease
http://alcoholjustice.org — promotes evidence-based public health policies against the alcohol industry’s harmful practices
http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/harm-al.htm — alcohol facts - what you don't know can harm you
http://www.well.com/user/woa/sitesadi.htm — resources — alcohol and other drug information links to many sites
http://www.well.com/user/woa/index.html#return_point — web of addictions home page
http://www.nida.nih.gov - National Institute on Drug Abuse
http://www.ncaddesgpv.org/testyourself.htm — the Michigan alcohol screening test
http://www.alcoholics-anonymous.org — Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step Program
http://www.al-anon-alateen.org/ — Al-anon and Alateen organization 12 steps and 12 principles
http://www.bendfeldt.com/alcholism.htm — The Merry-Go Round called Denial
www.aana.com — American association of nurse anesthetists — general information on anesthesia for patients and professionals. Professional resources and continuing education.
www.aacn.org — American association of critical care nurses — AACN is dedicated to creating a healthcare system driven by the needs of patients and families where critical care nurses make their optimal contribution.
www.apon.org — the association of pediatric oncology nurses (APON) is the leading professional organization for registered nurses caring for children and adolescents with cancer and their families. The highest standards of nursing practice are achieved through education, research, certification, advocacy, and affiliation.
www.awhonn.org — the association of women's health, obstetric and neonatal nurses is a not for profit association of 22,000 healthcare professionals in the US, Canada and abroad who are dedicated to establishing and promoting the highest standards of nursing practice.
www.ena.org — emergency nurses association — defines the future of emergency nursing and emergency care.
http://www.orthonurse.org — national association of orthopaedic nurses — the mission of the NAON is to advance musculoskeletal health care by promoting excellence in orthopaedic nursing research, education, and practice.
www.ons.org — oncology nursing society- ONS online is a cancer information service of the oncology nursing society developed for ONS members, other healthcare providers, people with cancer, and their families and friends.
www.thehispanicnurses.org — national association of Hispanic nurses — as the only national organization representing Hispanic registered nurses in the US, the goal of the NAHN is to increase the leadership development of Hispanic nurses and to improve the quality of health of Latino communities.
www.nann.org — national association of neonatal nurses — the mission of this association is to support and promote neonatal nursing.
http://amsn.inurse.com — the academy of medical-surgical nurses is a nurse specialty organization devoted exclusively to enhancing the knowledge, skills, and professionalism of the medical-surgical/adult health nurse.
http://aaacn.inurse.com — American academy of ambulatory care nurses — advancing and influencing the art and science of ambulatory care nursing practice and healthcare delivery systems to improve the health of individuals and communities.
www.aamn.org - The american assembly or men in nursing.
www.aahn.org — American association of the history of nursing — the purpose of this organization is to provide a framework for nurses, as a group, to meet, to discuss, and influence factors, which affect men as nurses.
www.ispn-psych.org/html/acapn.html — association of child and adolescent psychiatric nurses — national nursing specialty organization for children and adolescent mental health.
www.nursinghomeabuse.net — raises awareness of the nursing home abuse epidemic, educate the public about its causes, help residents and families prevent abuse, and help victims cope with the consequences of nursing home abuse.
www.healthy.net — health world online —
general information on health, fitness,
nutrition, diseases, and alternative therapies.
www.kidshealth.org — kids health — a site for kids, parents and professionals on health care issues for children and teenagers.
www.medsite.com — medsite — a commercial search engine with impressive breadth and accessibility.
www.med.ucla.edu/wilkes/intro.html — the auscultation assistant — audio files of heart murmurs and breath sounds.