UW Health Sciences Library

Patient Education

UWMC Health On-Line
HMC Patient/Family Education Manual
Requires AMC/IRIS account
Micromedex: Patient Handouts
Requires UWNetID.
MedlinePlus
Herbs and Supplements: MedlinePlus
UpToDate: Patient Information
Click 'Patient Info' near the top left of the window

Cross Cultural Issues

Culture Clues
Tool to improve communication with cultures served at UWMC.
Ethnomed
Information about cultural beliefs in medical care.
Guide to Culturally Competent Health Care

Databases

CINAHL Plus
LactMed
A peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed.
PubMed
MEDLINE

Evidence-Based Practice

Other Resources

MINDscape
Individual account required.

ORCA

Andrea Ball
Care Management & Population Health Librarian

Frances Chu
HSL Liaison to UWMC Nurses