Research by Subject: Science, Technology & Medicine in Culture
LC Class Number Guide
LC Class Number Guide
|Q1-390||Science (in general)|
|RA1-1270||Public Aspects of Medicine|
|RG1-991||Gynecology and obstetrics|
|RS1-441||Pharmacy and materia medica|
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Reference Sources and Citation
Encyclopaedia of the history of science, technology, and medicine in non-western cultures
"The second edition of this landmark encyclopaedia will contain approximately 1000 entries dealing in depth with the history of the scientific, technological and medical accomplishments of cultures outside of the United States and Europe."
CALL NUMBER: [Ref] Q124.8 .E53 2008 v.1-2
Companion encyclopedia of the history of medicine
Includes essay length articles on the practice and art of medicine from its classical beginnings to modern times. Interdisciplinary and multicultural in focus.
CALL NUMBER: [Ref] R131 .C650 v.1-2
Encyclopedia of Health Care Management
Academic, corporate, and governmental topics related to health care management in 600+ entries contained in this reference for patients, physicians and other providers, students of health care, and consumers of health insurance.
CALL NUMBER: [Ref] RA 971 .E52 2004
Encyclopedia of public health
Intended to give the general reader an understanding of the important facets of public health. Includes a collection of "basic documents" and writings in the history of public health and an annotated bibliography.
CALL NUMBER: [Ref] RA423 .E53 2002 v.1-4
Gale encyclopedia of alternative medicine
Covers 157 complementary therapies, 306 herbal remedies, and 283 common medical diseases and conditions in 750 full-length articles.
CALL NUMBER: [Ref] R733 .G34 2001 v.1-4
Black's medical dictionary
"Provides over 5,000 definitions and descriptions of medical terms and concepts, along with over 100 diagrams and drawings including 16 pages of color illustrations."
CALL NUMBER: [Ref] R121 .B598 2004b
Health care policy and politics A to Z.
Covers U.S. health care policy issues with an emphasis on the role of the U.S. Congress. Includes issue histories.
CALL NUMBER: [Ref]RA395.A3 R685 2003
Cecil textbook of medicine
Presents the latest clinical knowledge.
CALL NUMBER: [Ref] RC46 .C423 2004 v.1-2
Best of health: demographics of health care consumers
Data predominantly from the National Center for Health Statistics. Detailed tables about health care consumer characteristics.
CALL NUMBER: [Ref]RA445.W45 2000
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