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Journals Online - Multicultural Health


  • Journals Online username/password available by contacting library staff
  • Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine
    Full text articles are available for readers from the world renown Cleveland Clinic with up-to-date, practical, clinical information relevant to internal medicine, cardiology, and related disciplines.

    Hopkins Medicine
    Published three times a year, Hopkins Medicine magazine brings readers face to face with people, issues and events that shape one of the world's leading health care institutions.

    JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association username/password required anytime
    Full text articles are available from the official journal published weekly. The stated purpose is promote the science and art of medicine and the betterment of the public health through original, important, well-documented, peer-reviewed articles on a diverse range of medical topics.

    JFP: Journal of Family Practice
    Register at the site for free access to some current full text articles and all those older than six months.
    A great source of original research and evidence-based medical information for practicing family physicians, family medicine researchers, and other primary care clinicians.

    The Lancet username/password required offsite only
    Full text of articles is available for both current and back issues of this peer reviewed biomedical journal published weekly.

    New England Journal of Medicine no login required on SHS network
    Register at the site for free offsite access to full text of all Original and Special Articles older than six months.
    Full text articles from this preeminent weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice. Material is published with an emphasis on internal medicine with over 19 specialties and topics covered including allergy/immunology, cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology/oncology, nephrology, obstetrics/gynecology, pulmonary disease, rheumatology, geriatrics/aging, and infectious disease.

    SHS Medical Library Gateway Online Journals page
    This is a more comprehensive list of medical, nursing, and administrative journals in the medical libraries and hospitals of Samaritan Health Services.


  • Medical Genetics
  • BMC Medical Genetics
    Another journal published by BioMed Central (BMC) where you will find original research articles in all aspects of medical genetics which are indexed in PubMed.

    Having merged with GeneClinics, it provides a medical knowledge base relating genetic testing to the diagnosis, management, and counseling of both individuals and families with specific inheirited disorders funded by the NIH and developed at the University of Washington.

    Human Genome Resources
    An integrated, one-stop, genomic resource for biomedical researchers from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).

    An Introduction to Genetic Analysis
    True to its title, the theme of this book is genetic analysis. To that end, the authors feel it is best to understand genetics by learning how genetic inference is made.

    Modern Genetic Analysis
    This textbook was written for those who need a textbook that supports the "DNA first" approach.

    Online Medelian Inheritance in Man
    Online catalog of human genes and genetic disorders authored through Johns Hopkins and elsewhere.

  • Medical Mega Search Sites
  • Doctor's Guide to the Internet
    The site was designed to help physicians cost-effectively harness the resources of the Internet and the World Wide Web. Links information including medical news, medical sites, associations. To get the most out of the site, free registration recommended.

    Contains articles on 7,000 diseases and disorders with evidence-based content, updated regularly, provides the latest practice guidelines in 59 medical specialties.

    One of the most comprehensive sites on the Internet which includes links to information on medical specialties, patient information, journals and news. Free registration required.

  • Multicultural Health with more available on our Multilingual/Multicultural Health page
  • Cultural Diversity - A Guide for Health Professionals
    Though produced in Australia, this guide to health and socio-cultural information on multicultural communities is indispensible in any healthcare setting. Through this effort, health staff are encouraged to actively explore cultural issues with patients and cautions against stereotyping.

    Information about cultural beliefs, medical issues and other related issues pertinent to the health care of immigrants to Seattle; but applicable in any healthcare setting.

    Health Information Translations
    A collaborative project of the three adult health systems in central Ohio; The Ohio State University Medical Center, Mount Carmel Health and OhioHealth. The site searchable by topic, general categories or language.

    Health Translations Directory
    Those who work with culturally and linguistically diverse communities can use this directory which points to health information that has been translated into many different languages.

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