Advanced Search
Enables you to search 200 million pages in real time

Browse topic: (Science.gov home) > Health and Medicine > Procedures, Surgery, and Other Therapies
B C H L M N O P R T V W

B:
Breast Implant Information - Consumer information to give women background information to help them decide whether or not to get breast implants [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH)]

C:
Cancer, magnets, and heat: Can nanotechnology provide new solutions for old problems? Presented by Dr. Robert Ivkov, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University Medical School. - Webcast of a presentation by Dr. Robert Ivkov, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University Medical School. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

Clinical Trials.gov - Easy access to information on clinical trials for a wide range of diseases and conditions [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM); U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA)]

Computer-Integrated Surgical Systems and Technology Engineering Research Center - Developing novel computing methods, interfacial technologies, and computer-integrated surgical systems to revolutionize surgical procedures in the 21st century [U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), Engineering Research Centers (ERC)]

H:
Healthfinder - Your guide to reliable health information [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM)]

How to Put Your Brain on the Internet: Lessons from a Cyborg. - Lecture and book signing by science writer Michael Chorost, author of World Wide Mind: The Coming Integration of Humanity, Machines, and the Internet. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

L:
LASIK Eye Surgery - Provides objective information to the public about LASIK surgery [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA)]

LOCATORPlus - Catalog of books, journals, and audiovisuals in the National Library of Medicine collections [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM)]

M:
MEDLINE/PubMed - Database with millions of references, primarily from MEDLINE, to journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM), National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)]

Medical Encyclopedia - Encyclopedia with articles about diseases, tests, symptoms, and treatments [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM)]

MedlinePlus - Web site with authoritative consumer health information from NIH and others [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM)]

MedlinePlus Espanol - Spanish version of the Web site with authoritative consumer health information from NIH and others [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM)]

MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorials - Interactive health education tutorials that use animated graphics to explain a procedure or condition in easy-to-read language [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM)]

N:
NLM Gateway - A single Web interface that searches multiple National Library of Medicine databases [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM)]

National Comprehensive Cancer Control Program - A collaborative process through which a community and its partners pool resources to promote cancer prevention, improve cancer detection, increase access to health and social services, and reduce the burden of cancer. [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)]

Nuclear Medicine Program - Research is focused on improved production and processing of medical radioisotopes, the development of new radionuclide generator systems, the design and evaluation of new radiopharmaceuticals [U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)]

O:
OrganDonor.gov - Access to U.S. Government Information on Organ & Tissue Donation and Transplantation [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)]

P:
Phakic Intraocular Lenses - An information site created by the Food and Drug Administration to explain a procedure that offers an option for nearsighted consumers who would like to improve their ability to see distant objects [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA)]

Pulse - Describes all aspects of accelerator science in medicine [U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FNAL)]

R:
Reports of the Surgeon General - Digitized collection of official reports, conference and workshop reports, and proceedings from the Office of the Surgeon General [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM)]

T:
Tissue Transplants - Background information on the regulation and use of human tissues for transplantation [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA)]

Translational Medicine: From Bench to Bedside - A panel discussion on the 60th anniversary of the discovery of the DNA structure. The panel focused on genetics and translational medicine, which takes discoveries in the laboratories (bench) and uses it in the field (bedside). Participants will include Orla M. Smith, managing editor of Science Translational Medicine, who will chair the panel; Nobel Laureate James Watson of Cold Springs Harbor Laboratories; and others. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

Tuberculosis (TB) - Updates and highlights on the progress towards the elimination of TB including training resources, trends, and newsletters. [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)]

V:
Vaccines - Background information on the regulation of vaccine products and how to report adverse reactions and other problems with vaccines [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA)]

W:
What is Liposuction? - Consumer information about the surgical removal of fat deposits from the body [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA)]

Women's Health - Links to background on a variety of women's health issues [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA)]