You may use these resources to look up a broad array of topics. Databases, such as PubMed, contain journal citations to the professional medical literature and are searchable by both textwords, subject headings, authors etc. SOME full text articles are present in these databases. Medical Librarians are expert searchers. Contact Burlew Medical Library staff during normal business hours if you have questions: 714 771-8291.
Dictionaries and encyclopedias can be used to gain more basic , background information of topics. Our Health and Illness Web links, below, are guides to reliable information on the most common health topics such as diabetes, cancer, heart disease, arthritis and more.
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