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Merck Manual Consumer Version
Website includes a listing of medical terms that you can click on to hear the proper pronunciation.
It is also a searchable website providing information on medical topics and consumer news on health issues and concerns as well as drug information.
Help for Patients
bc211 (formerly Red Book online)
Lists agencies in the Lower Mainland that offer assistance with health issues, addiction, grief and many other situations.
Searchable by keyword but the Red Book personnel encourage call-ins to 604 875-6381 for the best help.
Learning Centre Worksheets
Worksheets on dosage calculations, drug classifications and measurement conversions as well as math tips for nursing.
Top 5 Resources
Access to articles nursing and related allied health fields.
Nursing & Allied Health Database
Articles in nursing and allied health fields including evidence-based resources and streaming videos
Medline with Full Text (EBSCO)
The premier resource for finding articles in the life sciences: nursing, dentistry, the health care system and more.
Previously e-CPS and e-Therapeutics. Comprehensive drug information resource from the Canadian Pharmacists Association. Includes the Online edition of the Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Services (CPS), as well as information on drug interactions, therapeutics and patients.
medically-approved information on more than 5,000 health topics, symptoms, medications, and tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle
Bates Visual Guide
Bates Visual Guide
This 18 volume series of video clips covers Head-to-Toe assessments for infants to the older adult and reviews vital signs. Discover the various regions of the human body from examination to anatomy and recording your findings including the nervous system and the musculoskeletal system. Videos have transcripts to download and closed captioning capabilities.
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