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Aggrenox
Title: Aggrenox [electronic resource] : a medical dictionary, bibliography and annotated research guide to Internet references / James N. Parker and Philip M. Parker, editors. Publisher: San Diego, CA : ICON Health Publications, c2004.

Benson & Pernoll’s Handbook of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Title: Benson & Pernoll’s handbook of obstetrics & gynecology [electronic resource] / Martin L. Pernoll. Edition: 10th ed. Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2001.

Cardiovascular emergencies
Cardiovascular emergencies [electronic resource] / edited by Crispin Davies and Yaver Bashir. Cardiovascular emergencies Handbooks, manuals, etc. BMJ Books, c2001. RC675 .C38 2001eb

Career as a Community Health Nurse, Public Health Nurse
Title: Career as a community health nurse, public health nurse [electronic resource]. Publisher: Chicago : Institute for Career Research, c2005.

Clinician’s Handbook of Prescription Drugs
Title: Clinician’s handbook of prescription drugs [electronic resource] / Seymour Ehrenpreis, Eli D. Ehrenpreis. Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division, c2001. Description: xxviii, 979 p. ; 18 cm.

Clinician’s Pocket Reference 9th Edition 2002
Title: Clinician’s pocket reference [electronic resource]. Edition: 9th ed. / edited by Leonard G. Gomella with Steven A. Haist. Publisher: New York ; London : McGraw-Hill, c2002. Description: xxii, 742 p. : ill. ; 18 cm. Subject(s): Medicine --Handbooks, manuals, etc. Nursing --Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Critical Care
Title: Critical care [electronic resource] : a medical dictionary, bibliography, and annotated research guide to Internet references / James N. Parker, and Philip M. Parker, editors. Publisher: San Diego, CA : ICON Health Publications, c2004.

Delmar's Fundamental & Advanced Nursing Skills
Delmar's fundamental & advanced nursing skills [electronic resource] / Gaylene Altman, Patricia Buschel, Valerie Coxon. Nursing Handbooks, manuals, etc. Thomson Learning, 2000. RT51 .A628 2000eb

Dictionary for Clinical Trials
Title: Dictionary for clinical trials [electronic resource] / Simon Day. Publisher: Chichester ; New York : John Wiley & Sons, c1999.

Dictionary of Pharmacoepidemiology
Title: Dictionary of pharmacoepidemiology [electronic resource] / Bernard Bégaud. Publisher: Chichester ; New York : John Wiley, c2000.

Encyclopedia of Infectious Diseases
Title: Encyclopedia of infectious diseases [computer file] / Carol Turkington and Bonnie Ashby. Publisher: New York : Facts on File, c1998.

Essentials of Diagnosis & Treatment
Title: Essentials of diagnosis & treatment [electronic resource] / Lawrence M. Tierney, Jr., Sanjay Saint, Mary Whooley. Edition: 2nd ed. Publisher: New York : Lange Medical Books/McGraw Hill, c2002. Description: xii, 525 p. : ill.

Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine
The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine identifies 150 types of alternative medicine being practiced today, including reflexology, acupressure, acupuncture, chelation therapy, kinesiology, yoga, chiropractic, Feldenkrais, polarity therapy, detoxification, naturopathy, Chinese medicine, biofeedback, Ayurveda and osteopathy. For the practitioner or interested patient, there are current training requirements, listings of organizations, as well as descriptions of treatments

Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer. 2nd Edt.
Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer is a comprehensive survey of 120 cancers, cancer drugs, traditional and alternative treatments, side effects and diagnostic procedures.

Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders. 2nd Edt.
Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders provides clear, complete information on genetic disorders, including conditions, tests, procedures, treatments and therapies, in articles that are both comprehensive and easy to understand in language accessible to laypersons.

Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. 3rd ed.
Includes information on more than 1,600 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience with an authoritative tone.

Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health
Gale encyclopedia of mental health [electronic resource] / Laurie J. Fundukian and Jeffrey Wilson, editors. Publisher: Detroit : Thomson Gale, c2008. Description: Book Psychiatry --Encyclopedias. Mental illness --Encyclopedias.

Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health
Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health is written for students and professionals in the field. Entries cover topics in body systems and functions, conditions and common diseases, issues and theories, techniques and practices, and devices and equipment. Also discusses the roles of all major health professionals.

Good Laboratory Practice Regulations
Title: Good laboratory practice regulations [electronic resource] / edited by Sandy Weinberg. Edition:2nd ed., rev. and expanded. Publisher: New York : M. Dekker, c1995.

Handbook of Death and Dying
In the two volumes of this handbook, the contributors address approximately 100 pivotal topics, each of which subsumes and incorporates several more basic concepts and behaviors. The essays generated to discuss these topics direct special attention to the constituent concepts and social patterns within the exploration of the larger topical concern. Each chapter is of journal-article length and addresses its general topic with appropriate detail and elaboration.

Handbook of MRI Technique
Handbook of MRI technique [electronic resource] / Catherine Westbrook. Magnetic resonance imaging Handbooks, manuals, etc. Blackwell Science, c1999. RC78.7.N83 W478 1999eb

Handbook of TCM Pediatrics
Author: Flaws, Bob, 1946- Title: A handbook of TCM pediatrics [computer file] : a practitioner’s guide to the care and treatment of common childhood diseases / Bob Flaws. Edition: 1st ed. Publisher: Boulder, CO : Blue Poppy Press, 1997. Description: Book Computer File vii, 370 p. ; 27 cm. Subject(s): Pediatrics --Handbooks, manuals, etc. Medicine, Chinese --Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Harrison’s Manual of Medicine
Title: Harrison’s manual of medicine [electronic resource] / editors, Dennis L. Kasper ... [et al.]. Harrison’s principles of internal medicine. Edition: 16th ed. Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill Medical Pub. Division, c2005. Description: xv, 1087 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine: 16th ed
Harrison’s principles of internal medicine. Edition: 16th ed. Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill Medical Pub. Division, c2005. xv, 1087 p. : ill. ; 20 cm. Internal medicine --Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Holistic Nursing: a Handbook for Practice
Holistic nursing: a handbook for practice / [edited by] Barbara Montgomery Dossey, Lynn Keegan, Cathie E. Guzzetta. Edition: 4th ed. Publisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett, c2005. xix, 942 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

Infectious Diseases in Context
Infectious diseases : in context / Brenda Wilmoth Lerner and K. Lee Lerner, editors. Publisher: Detroit : Thomson Gale, c2008 Description: Book 2 v. : ill. ; 29 cm. Contents v. 1. AIDS to Lassa fever -- v. 2. Malaria to Zoonoses. Subject(s): Communicable diseases --Encyclopedias. Covers the history, politics, and ethical debate related to infectious diseases. Includes articles on how such diseases impact trade and commerce, travel, and the future of industrialized and impoverished nations.

Labor Progress Handbook : Early Interventions to Prevent and Treat Dystocia
Labor progress handbook [electronic resource] : early interventions to prevent and treat dystocia / Penny Simkin, Ruth Ancheta, with Jilly Rosser."Birth injuries Prevention Handbooks, manuals, etc. Labor (Obstetrics) Complications Handbooks, manuals, etc.Pregnancy Complications Handbooks, manuals, etc."Blackwell Science, 1999. RG701 .S57 1999eb

Living Will: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References
Title: Living will [electronic resource] : a medical dictionary, bibliography, and annotated research guide to internet references / James N. Parker and Philip M. Parker, editors. Publisher:San Diego, CA : ICON Health Publications, c2004.

Medically speaking: a Dictionary of Quotations on Dentistry, Medicine, and Nursing
Title: Medically speaking [electronic resource] : a dictionary of quotations on dentistry, medicine, and nursing / selected and arranged by Carl C. Gaither and Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither ; illustrated by Andrew Slocombe. Publisher: Bristol : Institute of Physics Pub., c1999.

Medicinal Plants of the World: Chemical Constituents, Traditional, and Modern Medicinal Uses
Title: Medicinal plants of the world [computer file] : chemical constituents, traditional, and modern medicinal uses / by Ivan A. Ross. Publisher: Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, c1999. Description: xi, 415 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.

Nurse’s Fast Facts: Your Quick Source for Core Clinical Content
Title: Nurse’s fast facts [electronic resource] : your quick source for core clinical content / Brenda Walters Holloway. Edition: 3rd ed. Publisher: Philadelphia : F.A. Davis Co., c2004. Description: xvii, 635 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

Nurse’s Pocket Guide: Diagnoses, Interventions, and Rationales
Title: Nurse’s pocket guide [electronic resource] : diagnoses, interventions, and rationales / Marilynn E. Doenges, Mary Frances Moorhouse, Alice C. Murr. Edition: 9th ed. Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : F.A. Davis, c2004. Description: xvi, 767 p. ; 20 cm. Contents The Nursing process -- Application of the nursing process -- Putting theory into practice: sample assessment tools, plan of care, and documentation -- Nursing diagnoses in alphabetical order -- Health conditions and client concerns with associated nursing diagnoses -- Appendix 1: NANDA’s taxonomy II -- Appendix 2: Definitions of taxonomy II axes.

Nursing Diagnosis Manual
Nursing diagnosis manual [electronic resource] : planning, individualizing, and documenting client care / Marilynn E. Doenges, Mary Frances Moorhouse, Alice C. Murr. Publisher: Philadelphia : F.A. Davis, c2005. Description: xi, 880 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. Contents The nursing process: the foundation of quality client care -- The language of nursing: describing the work of nursing -- The assessment process: developing the client database -- Results of the nursing process: documenting the plan of care -- Nursing diagnoses in alphabetical order -- Health conditions & client concerns with associated nursing diagnoses. Nursing diagnosis --Handbooks, manuals, etc. Nursing assessment --Handbooks, manuals, etc. Nursing --Planning --Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Pain Medicine and Management : Just the Facts
Pain medicine and management [electronic resource] : just the facts / [edited by] Mark S. Wallace and Peter S. Staats. Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division, c2005. Description: xix, 379 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. Pain medicine --Handbooks, manuals, etc.

PDQ epidemiology
PDQ epidemiology [electronic resource] / Geoffrey R. Norman, David L. Streiner. Epidemiology Handbooks, manuals, etc. B.C. Dekker, 1998. RA651 .N67 1998eb

Pocket Guide to Cardiovascular Diseases
Pocket guide to cardiovascular diseases [electronic resource] / Edward K. Chung, Dennis A. Tighe. Cardiovascular system Diseases Handbooks, manuals, etc. Blackwell Science, c1999. RC669.15 .C48 1999eb

Practical Handbook for Community Health Nurses : Working with Children and Their Parents
Practical handbook for community health nurses [electronic resource] : working with children and their parents / edited by Katie Booth and Karen A. Luker. Community health nursing Handbooks, manuals, etc. Blackwell Science, 1999. RT98 .P73 1999eb

Residents Handbook of Neonatology
Residents handbook of neonatology [electronic resource] / Max Perlman, Haresh Kirpalani, Aideen M. Moore. "Neonatal intensive care Handbooks, manuals, etc. Newborn infants Diseases Treatment Handbooks, manuals, etc." B.C. Decker, c1999.

RSP Funding for Nursing Students and Nurses, 2002-2004
Title: RSP funding for nursing students and nurses, 2002-2004 [electronic resource] / Gail Ann Schlachter, R. David Weber [compilers]. Publisher: El Dorado Hills, Calif. : Reference Service Press, c2002. Description: 196 p.