Web Resources


World Wide Web resources selected by Cardinal Stritch University librarians based on their relevance and authority.

Health Sciences


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting public health activities in the United States.
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Provided by: United States Department of Health and Human Services

Contagion: Historical Views of Diseases and Epidemics

Digital library collection that brings a unique set of resources from Harvard's libraries. Offering valuable insights to students of the history of medicine and to researchers seeking an historical context for current epidemiology, the collection contributes to the understanding of the global, social-history, and public-policy implications of disease.
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Provided by: Harvard University

Healthiest Wisconsin 2020 Baseline and Health Disparities Report

This report provides baseline data for the health focus areas in Healthiest Wisconsin 2020. It also provides information to document a range of health disparities found for some of the populations and communities in Wisconsin. The report is available in two formats: as PowerPoint slide sets or as a PDF reference document.
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Provided by: Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Healthy People 2020

Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans.
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Provided by: United States Department of Health and Human Services

Merck Manual – Professional Version

The Merck Manual is an established medical reference resource that switched from print to a free digital version in 2015. The site includes sections on medical topics, drug information, news, procedural videos, quizzes, case studies, and additional resources. An edition for consumers is also available.
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Provided by: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp

National Guideline Clearinghouse

Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
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Provided by: United States Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

The primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research.
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Provided by: United States Department of Health and Human Services

PDR - Physicians' Desk Reference

Drug information reference.
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Provided by: PDR

PubMed

Includes over 18 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to 1948. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.
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Provided by: United States National Library of Medicine

wisconsinnurses.org

The Wisconsin Nurses Association (WNA) is the official voice of professional nurses in Wisconsin.
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Provided by: Wisconsin Nurses Association