UW Health Sciences Library

Cross Cultural Issues

Culture Clues
Tool to improve communication with cultures served at UWMC.

Information about cultural beliefs in medical care.

Handheld Device Information

Patient Education


UWMC Health On-Line

HMC Patient/Family Education Manual
Requires AMC/IRIS account, HMC-specific.

ClinicalKey: Patient Education

Micromedex: CareNotes
Includes diets.

Search MedlinePlus

Herbs and Supplements in MedlinePlus

Health Information in many languages

Other Resources


Gerontology: Advanced Practice Nursing


For eligible WA-licensed health care providers

Guide to Sources for Continuing Nursing Education
Centre for Evidence Based Medicine (CEBM)

HSL Liaison to UW School of Nursing
Ann Madhavan

HSL Liaison to UW Medicine
Andrea Ball