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Articles in databases

These are the essential databases for Medicine and Nursing. For a longer list see the comprehensive list of Medicine and Nursing databases.

  • Academic Search Complete:
    An all-inclusive scholarly and multidisciplinary database. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; KYVL; ( + )
  • CINAHL:
    The definitive database for nursing and allied health professions. Full text included; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • Cochrane Library:
    The definitive source for evidence-based decision-making in healthcare. Full text included; ( + )
  • MEDLINE:
    Authoritative medical research database. Full text included; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • psycINFO:
    Extensive index for psychology, behavioral and social sciences. Citation only; KYVL subscription; ( + )

Books and media

FIND BOOKS IN STEELY:

  • Steely's Books and Media:
    Search Discovery for books and media. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; Ebook collection; NKU specific materials; Open access; ( + )

RECOMMENDED eBOOKS:

BROWSE BOOKS AND MEDIA:

  • R5   -   Medicine (General)
  • R131   -   History of Medicine
  • R690   -   Medicine as a Profession
  • R702   -   Medicine and the Humanities
  • R723   -   Medical Philosophy; Medical Ethics
  • R726.5   -   Health Psychology
  • R726.8   -   Terminal Care
  • R727   -   Medical Personnel and the Public
  • R728   -   Practice of Medicine
  • R735   -   Medical Education
  • R855   -   Medical Technology
  • R856   -   Biomedical Engineering
  • R858   -   Medical Informatics
  • R895   -   Medical Physics; Medical Radiology; Nuclear Medicine
  • RA1   -   Public Aspects of Medicine
  • RA399   -   Regulation of medical Practice; Evaluation and Quality Control of Medical Care
  • RA407   -   Health Status Indicators; Medical Statistics and Surveys
  • RA410   -   Medical Economics
  • RA411   -   Medical Care Plans
  • RA418   -   Medicine and Society
  • RA421   -   Public Health
  • RA440   -   Study and Teaching of Medicine; Research
  • RA565    -   Environmental Health
  • RA643   -   Disease (communicable and noninfectious) and public health
  • RA645.3   -   Home Health Care Services
  • RA648.5   -   Epidemics; Epidemiology; Quarantine; Disinfection
  • RA773   -   Personal Health and Hygiene
  • RA790   -   Mental Health
  • RA960   -   Medical Centers, Hospitals, Clinics, Nursing Homes, etc.
  • RA1001   -   Forensic Medicine
  • RA1190   -   Toxicology
  • RB1   -   Pathology
  • RC31   -   Internal Medicine
  • RC49   -   Psychosomatic Medicine
  • RC71   -   Examination, Diagnosis
  • RC81   -   Popular Medicine
  • RC86   -   Medical Emergencies; Critical Care; Intensive Care; First Aid
  • RC109   -   Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
  • RC254   -   Cancer; Oncology
  • RC321   -   Neuroscience
  • RC346   -   Neurology
  • RC435   -   Psychiatry
  • RC952   -   Geriatrics
  • RC963   -   Industrial Medicine
  • RC1200   -   Sports Medicine
  • RD1   -   Surgery
  • RD78.3   -   Anesthesiology
  • RD99   -   Surgical Nursing
  • RD118   -   Cosmetic Surgery
  • RD120.6   -   Transplantation of Organs, Tissues, etc.
  • RE1   -   Ophthalmology
  • RF1   -   Otorhinolaryngology
  • RG1   -   Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • RG940   -   Maternal Care; Prenatal Care Services
  • RJ1   -   Pediatrics
  • RK1   -   Dentistry
  • RL1   -   Dermatology
  • RM1   -   Therapeutics; Pharmacology
  • RM695   -   Physical Medicine; Physical Therapy
  • RS1   -   Pharmacy and Materia Medica
  • RT1   -   Nursing
  • RT48   -   Nursing Assessment
  • RT50.5   -   Nursing Informatics
  • RT71   -   Study and Teaching of Nursing
  • RT82   -   Nursing Careers
  • RT82.8   -   Nurse Practitioners
  • RT84.5   -   Nursing Theory and Philosophy
  • RT85.5   -   Nursing Standards
  • RT86   -   Nurse Relationships
  • RT89   -   Nurse Administrators
  • RZ201   -   Other Systems of Medicine (Chiropractic; Osteopathy, etc.)

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