Pediatrics In Practice--Online Resources
Health Sciences Library--New York Medical College

 
AccessMedicine
This database contains a vast array of multimedia resources, CME and full-text e-books such as Current Diagnosis & Treatment Pediatrics. NOTE: If off-campus, users must log into the HSL.

A.D.A.M. Health Illustrated Encyclopedia
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/encyclopedia.html
An online encyclopedia containing articles and illustrations relating to tests, diseases, diseases, symptoms and surgeries.

American Academy of Pediatrics Online Learning in Otitis Media
http://www.aap.org/otitismedia/www/
A virtual classroom using case studies and multi-media
America’s Children: Key National Indicators of Wellbeing 2005
http://www.childstats.gov/americaschildren/
State-specific indicators of child health
USDA/ARS Children's Nutrition Research Center
Hosted by Baylor College, this site contains links to Kid's BMI Calculator, Kids Energy Needs Calculator and more.
http://www.bcm.tmc.edu/cnrc/consumer/nyc/vol1_03/bmi_calculator.htm
Division of Pediatric Dermatology—Johns Hopkins Univ.
http://dermatlas.med.jhmi.edu/derm/
Contains images of various dermatological conditions, not just limited to pediatrics.
Embryo Images—Normal & Abnormal Mammalian Development
http://www.med.unc.edu/embryo_images/
Ethnomed
http://ethnomed.org/
Provides cultural background relating to medicine
Food and Nutrition Information Center
http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/index.html
U.S. government website with information regarding dietary guidelines, dietary supplements, and other useful links
Healthy Eating Index
http://www.cnpp.usda.gov/HealthyEatingIndex.htm
An online dietary assessment tool, maintened by the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture's Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.
.MD Consult
Contains numerous relevant pediatric resources such as Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, Harriet Lane Handbook and more!
NOTE: If off-campus, users must log into the HSL
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My Pyramid (aka Food Pyramid)
http://www.mypyramid.gov/
Outlines daily dietary guidlines
PDA Resource Web Page
Created by the NYMC Health Sciences Library, contains links to free or discounted PDA software.
http://library.nymc.edu/informatics/pda.cfm
Pediatric- Perinatal Pathology Index--Florida State University College of Medicine
http://www-medlib.med.utah.edu/WebPath/PEDHTML/PEDIDX.html
Contains online pathology tutorials.
PedsCCM.Org
http://pedsccm.org/clinical_resources.php
A pediatric critical care page with case reports and other educational resources
PedsRef.Org
http://pedsref.org/
Numerous online CME courses
Society of Teachers of Family Medcine
http://www.stfm.org/resources/residents.cfm
Although geared for Family Medicine practitioners, there are many resources that might be of use to pediatricians. NOTE: Registration required.

President's Challenge
http://presidentschallenge.org
U.S. government website aimed at helping individuals track exercise habits.

Rush Children’s Heart Center—Pediatric Cardiology Page
http://www.rush.edu/rumc/page-1098994230804.html
Provides solid information for patient education.
Self-Study Module on Growth Charts, BMI Curves and Overweight in Children and Adolescents Assigned to WMC Pediatric Residents 7/05
http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/growthcharts/training/modules/index.htm
University of Nebraska Medical Center Dept. of Pediatrics Grand Rounds
http://www.unmc.edu/Pediatrics/GrandRounds/
Online CME credits

 

Updated 09/16/2010SManning

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