PubMed Health provides information for consumers and clinicians on prevention and treatment of diseases and conditions. PubMed Health specializes in reviews of clinical effectiveness research, with easy-to-read summaries for consumers as well as full technical reports. Clinical effectiveness research finds answers to the question “What works?” in medical and health care.
Available through the Web of Knowledge, the Conference Proceedings Citation Index contains citations to books, journals, reports, series, and preprints, including 110,000 conference proceedings since 1990. This index provides broad subject coverage of 256 categories, with increased coverage of engineering, chemistry, physics, and biology. The Conference Proceedings Citation Index is updated weekly with new records.
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From CADTH, the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health, Grey Matters is a practical tool for searching health-related grey literature. The MS Word document covers a grey literature checklist, including national and international health technology assessment (HTA) web sites, drug and device regulatory agencies, clinical trial registries, health economics resources, Canadian health prevalence or incidence databases, and drug formulary web sites.