Diseases

The WAHID Interface provides access to all data held within OIE’s new World Animal Health Information System (WAHIS). It replaces and significantly extends the former web interface named Handistatus II System. A comprehensive range of information is available from: -Immediate notifications and follow-up reports submitted by Member Countries in response to exceptional disease events occuring in these countires as well as follow-up reports about these events, -Six-monthly reports describing the OIE-listed disease situations in each country -Annual reports providing further background information on animal health, on laboratory and vaccine production facilities, etc. To start, select one of the headings on the left. You can then explore available information: -by country (or group of countries), -by disease, -focusing on control measures, or -comparing the animal health situation between two countries.

Comprehensive text which provides the comprehensive coverage of the molecular and metabolic underpinnings of a growing list of inherited diseases, as well as pathophysiology and treatment. This compendium of genetic disorders provides information from the entire field of genetics, benefiting researchers, educators, students, and clinicians.

Clinically relevant content on more than 200 childhood infectious diseases and is the quickest and easiest way to keep pace with all the latest developments and clinical guidelines at the point of care.

Offers over 150 peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on public health, a field with a mission to assess, develop, and assure the health of a population. It covers key areas of public health, including epidemiology, biostatistics, public policy, chronic and infectious disease, social determinants of health, and key issues of poverty, equity, and social justice. Bibliographies are browse-able by subject area and keyword searchable. Contains a “My OBO” function that allows users to create personalized bibliographies of individual citations from different bibliographies.

Coverage: Articles are reviewed annually and updated as needed. 2011 - present
Tags: Diseases, Medicine, Population Health

MicroMedex Health enables searching across a suite of drug information databases, covering drug administration, adverse effects, clinical applications, contraindications, dosage, indications, interactions, over-dosage, pharmacology, precautions, product/substance identification, toxicity, references, synonyms, and uses. Databases include: NeoFax, Physicians Desk Reference (PDR), Martindale International drug information – including investigational and herbal drugs, POISINDEX, and DRUGDEX (Consults and Evaluations), P&T Quik Reports, MSDS from USP, REPRORISK, DESEASEDEX (General and Emergency), Alternative Medicines, TOMES, and RED BOOK (wholesale drug prices) .

Coverage: varies
Tags: Alternative Medicine, Diseases, Medicine, Poisons

Quick guide includes bird/avian flu suggested search terms, recommended subject databases and websites, and a short-list of important topical journal titles at UCD. [Designed by Laurel Espell, BioAg Reference Librarian]

Coverage: 12-Jul-06
Tags: Diseases, Medicine, Zoonoses