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Resources for Patients and Families

Millennium is the UAMS/ACH Library catalog of books, magazines and DVD's. ACH books, magazines and DVD's may be borrowed from the ACH Library by patients' families.

Learning Disability Resource Library: Information and online resources regarding learning disabilities in children.

Health Reference Center Database: A collection of books, journal articles and pamphlets available on all ACH networked computers.

Rare Diseases Database from NORD: Pamphlets on genetic and rare diseases available on all ACH networked computers.

Parenting Information Handouts: Parenting pamphlets available in English and Spanish.

Merck Manual - Home Edition : Bestselling reference book with disease and treatment descriptions.

Medline Plus Health Information : Pamphlets plus links to related Medline articles.

Books and Videos list: Books and DVD's are searchable on ACH/UAMS Catalog.

AAFP handouts: Produced by the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Consumer Health Complete - Full text for more than 200 health reference books and encyclopedias, including:

  • American Medical Association Complete Medical Encyclopedia
  • American Medical Association Family Medical Guide
  • Columbia University Children's Medical Guide
  • Complete Guide to Prescription & Nonprescription Drugs 2010
  • Cornell Illustrated Encyclopedia of Health
  • Houghton Mifflin Patient's Guide to Medical Tests
  • Mayo Clinic Family Health Book
  • Mayo Clinic Guide to Women's Cancers
  • Oxford Handbook on Child Nutrition
  • Oxford Illustrated Companion to Medicine
  • Royal Society for Medical Health Encyclopedia
  • and many more

Available on all ACH networked computers. Please call the ACH Library for off-campus access, 364-1801.
Health Source - Consumer Edition: This resource provides access to nearly 80 full-text, consumer health magazines, including American Fitness, Better Nutrition, Fit Pregnancy, Harvard Health Letter, Men's Health, Muscle & Fitness, Prevention, Vegetarian Times, and many others. Available on all ACH networked computers, please call the ACH Library for off-campus access, 364-1801.

Congenital Heart Information Network : Links to defect/syndrome, grief /bereavement, insurance, and transplant resources sites.

Spanish Patient Education Materials: Pamphlets in both English and Spanish from government agencies, hospitals and other organizations.

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