Adult Health

American Academy of Family Physicians

This site houses the journal Family Practice Management online. There is a search engine in which information on any topic can be found along with useful links, articles, chat forums, and printable documentation tools.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

This is the website of HCFA and provides links and information on Medicare, updates on governmental policies and guidelines for practicing providers as well as patients. Another resource entitiled "What Every Medical Resident Needs to Know About the Medicare Program" can be accessed at this site.


UT Library website that indexes all the nursing/medical/pharmaceutical online books that are available.  Titles are arranged by topic:  Clinical Reference, Disease, Drugs, Geriatrics, Guidelines, Natural Products, Nursing Texts, Pediatrics, Pharmacy Texts, Standard Reference.

Stat Ref

Provides full text access to key medical reference sources and textbooks, all the latest editions.

  • ACP Medicine
  • ACP's PIER: The Physicians' Information and Education Resource
  • AHFS Drug Information®
  • AHFS Drug Information
  • AJCC Cancer Staging Handbook
  • Basic & Clinical Pharmacology
  • Control of Communicable Diseases Manual
  • CPT with RVUs Data File
  • Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Cardiology
  • Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Critical Care
  • Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Emergency Medicine
  • Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Gastroenterology, Hepatology, & Endoscopy
  • Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Orthopedics
  • Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Pediatric
  • Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Surgery
  • Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment
  • Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses
  • Degowin's Diagnosis Examination
  • Delmar's Geriatric Nursing Care Plans
  • Delmar's Guide to Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests
  • Delmar's Pediatric Nursing Care Plans
  • Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders DSM
  • Diseases and Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual
  • DrugPoints System
  • Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide
  • Family Medicine: Principles and Practice
  • Family Nursing: Research, Theory and Practice
  • Fitzpatrick's Color Atlas and Synopsis of Clinical Dermatology
  • Foundations of Nursing Research.  Rose Marie Nieswiadomyed
  • Fundamental & Advanced Nursing Skills. Altman, Kerestzes, and Wcisel
  • Geriatric Medicine: An Evidence Based Approach
  • Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies
  • Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics
  • Guide to Culturally Competent Health Care
  • Handbook of Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances
  • Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine
  • Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine
  • Hurst's The Heart
  • ICD-9-CM Vols 1, 2, & 3
  • Infectious Diseases: The Clinician's Guide to Diagnosis, Treatment, & Prevention
  • Internal Medicine, Stein
  • Jablonski's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations
  • Litt's Drug Eruption Reference Manual
  • Medical Microbiology & Immunology
  • Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
  • Neonatology: Management, Procedures, On-Call Problems, Diseases, & Drugs
  • Nurse's Pocket Guide: Diagnoses, Prioritized Interventions, and Rationales
  • Nursing Diagnoses in Psychiatric Nursing. Townsend
  • Nursing Diagnosis Reference Manual, Sparks & Taylor's
  • Old's Maternal-Newborn Nursing & Women's Health Across the Lifespan
  • Orthopaedic Exam, Evaluation, & Intervention
  • Oxford Desk Reference:  Clinical Genetics
  • Oxford Textbook of Medicine
  • Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine
  • Oxford Textbook of Surgery
  • Pediatric Nursing: Caring for Children and their Families. Potts & Mandleco
  • Principles & Practice of Neuropathology
  • Principles & Practice of Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Principles of Critical Care
  • Quick Answers to Medical Diagnosis & Treatment
  • Red Book. Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases
  • Review of General Psychiatry
  • Review of Medical Physiology, Ganong's
  • Review of Natural Products
  • Rudolph's Pediatrics
  • Schwartz's Principles of Surgery
  • Smiths's General Urology
  • Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary
  • Techniques in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Therapeutic Exercise: Foundations and Techniques
  • Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation
  • Trauma
  • Williams Obstetrics
  • Women's Health: A Primary Care Clinical Guide.  Youngkin & Davis