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General Practice web resources

Finding journal articles and reviews 
Search Medline, PsycInfo, Cochrane Library
Clinical summaries from DynaMed Plus and UptoDate
Evidence-based healthcare webpage

 

e-books
Find hundred of e-books in the catalogue. All are available on or off campus. Included are:

Current diagnosis and treatment in family medicine
Color atlas of family medicine
Patient safety: research into practice
Family medicine: principles and practice
Family medicine: PreTest self-assessment and review

 

Mostly for GPs 
Irish Resources - see the Library's list of links to Irish legislation and healthcare organisations.
National General Practice Information Technology Project (GPIT) Educational and projects sections run by the HSE and ICGP
GP Notebook - a UK-based reference resource for GP's
Irish College of General Practitioners - specialist training and accreditation, continuing education, practice management support
WONCA - World Organization of National Colleges, Academies and Academic Associations of General Practitioners/Family Physicians. Education, research, conferences, publications, working groups and more.

 

Mostly for patients
Medline Plus Health Topics

 

Public Health
Public Health area of the Martindale Center
Preventive Medicine & Public Health area of the Hardin MD directory

 

Organisations 
See Irish Resources for more Irish healthcare organisations
American Academy of Family Physicians
Department of Health
Irish College of General Practitioners 
National Medicines Information Centre
Royal College of General Practitioners
World Health Organisation

 

Suggested sites are welcome - please email Grainne McCabe

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