Online Medical Textbooks

= Brown only

AccessMedicine  
Current; McGraw-Hill's AccessMedicine.com provides online access to medical textbooks, such as Harrison's Online; Hurst's The Heart; Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics; Schwartz's Principles of Surgery; the Lange Educational Library, and the Lange Self-Assessment Tool for National Boards Review. The textbooks are updated daily and may be searched by disease, test or drug for results in print, audio or video formats.

ACP Medicine Online  
A Publication of the American College of Physicians.

Clinical Pharmacology  
Current; Clinical Pharmacology is the primary drug information and medication management resource of the majority of the country's largest retail pharmacy chains and consultant pharmacy corporations, many U.S. pharmacy and medical schools, over 700 hospitals, well-known health information websites, and by hundreds-of-thousands of healthcare professionals and consumers worldwide. Written by pharmacists who have been formally trained in drug information, Clinical Pharmacology provides up-to-date, peer-reviewed, clinically-relevant information on all U.S. prescription drugs, as well as off-label uses and dosage, herbal supplements, nutritional and over-the-counter products and new and investigational drugs. This resource includes monographs, overviews of dozens of therapeutic drug classes, and advanced searching capabilities. Clinical Pharmacology also includes drug interactions reports, IV compatibility reports, product identification, an enhanced product comparison utility, and patient education such as OBRA-compliant Drug Information Handouts, written in English or Spanish and specific to each dosage form for educating patients on medication safety.

CREDO Reference  
Current; CREDO Reference is the world's largest online reference service, offering access to 622+ electronic reference books on most subjects, including dictionaries, biographical sources, quotations, medicine, literature, music, technology, and many other interdiscipinary sources.

ebrary  
ebrary Academic Complete subscription collection offers access for over 100,000 titles from leading academic and professional publishers. Concentrations include business and economics, computers and technology, humanities, life and physical sciences, and social and behavioral sciences. For a list of publishers that DO NOT ALLOW DOWNLOADING, click HERE. For help in getting started, see ebrary Video Tutorial.

eMedicine
part of an ongoing project by Medicine, Inc. to produce freely accessible, online textbooks written by physicians for the use of other physicians and the public. [This resource is publicly available.]

Endotext.org
This site covers the broad area of clinical endocrinology, emphasizing clinical endocrine practice, including the most current information on the manifestations of endocrine disease, diagnosis and treatment. Editors include Leslie J. De Groot, MD, Brown Medical School, Professor of Medicine. [This resource is publicly available.]

Gray's Anatomy  
40th edition. “A universal landmark in medicine ever since Drs. Henry Gray and H.V. Carter published the first edition in 1858, Gray's Anatomy now celebrates its 150th anniversary! From state-of-the-art coverage of important new areas such as functional neuroimaging, embryogenesis, and biomechanics through a comprehensively revamped, lavish full-color art program.”

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine  
Current; online version of the noted medical text.

Knovel Library  
Current; Knovel aggregates the content (books and databases) of major science and engineering publishers. The resource is searched like a database for book titles, topics, and, more importantly, specific data within interactive tables and graphs.
For help getting started see Knovel Library Video Tutorials.

MD Consult  
No longer available. Please see ClinicalKey.

Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy - 17th.ed., 1999
(18th edition will be available in April 2006) [This resource is publicly available.]

Merck Manual of Geriatrics - 3rd.ed.,2005
[This resource is publicly available.]

National Academies Press
Over 3,000 scientific books online dealing with all subjects, produced by different branches of the National Academies of Science. [This resource is publicly available.] [This resource is publicly available.]

Pan American Health Organization Electronic Collection  
Covers public health issues. Listed books preceded by an "s" are available to Brown users. These books also can be accessed by title or subject searching on JOSIAH.

PsychiatryOnline  
Current; PsychiatryOnline is a powerful web-based portal that features DSM-V-TR®,the most widely used psychiatric reference in the world, and The American Journal of Psychiatry as the cornerstones of a collection of psychiatric references from American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc. Resources include DSM-V-TR®, DSM-V-TR® Casebook and its Treatment Companion, and the American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines for the Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders. Also included are journals, textbooks, self-assessment tools for study, board certification, and clinical & research news.

Red Book Online  
2008 edition; Red Book® Online provides access to essential pediatric infectious disease and immunization information from the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Infectious Diseases, including the complete text of the Red Book®, the complete visual library of over 2,000 images, vaccine status information, infectious disease news, and important updates.