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Nursing & Health Services Research Guide: Websites


NCLEX Examinations - Standard entrance examination for nursing licensure in the United States.

Nursing Center - Nursing Center is a professional Web portal for nurses owned and operated by Lippincott.

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ): Nursing Research - The Agency of Healthcare Research & Quality's page devoted to nursing research. 

National Institute of Nursing Research - Part of the National Institute of Health; explore the "Research & Funding" and "Training" sections.

Virginia Henderson International Nursing Library's Online Research Repository - a resource provided by the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International

NIH Library and Literature Resources 


Dictionaries - online medical term dictionary produced by MedicineNet, Inc., an online, healthcare media publishing company. MedicineNet is 100% Doctor produced.

MEDLINEplus Health Information - links to online medical dictionaries and lists of online medical dictionaries, produced by the National Library of Medicine. 

Medical Encyclopedia - information of symptom, injury, disease, surgery, nutrition, special topics, and poison; Developed by the University of Maryland Medical Center.

The Cochrane Glossary - medical terms as compiled by The Cochrane Collaboration.

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