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On this page: Find Articles, Abstracts, Theses / Dental Anatomy / Drug Databases / Clinical Information Tools / NBDE Test Prep / Consumer Health Information / More

  • Find Articles, Abstracts, Theses
  • PubMed  
    Covers journal articles about medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and public health from 1950 to the present.
  • Google Scholar
    Search for articles, theses, books, preprints, meeting abstracts and technical reports across subject areas. Includes links to Find@UNC in search results.
    Covers journal articles about drug research, pharmacology, pharmaceutics, toxicology, clinical medicine, health policy and management, public health...from 1947 to the present. Includes PubMed, British & European titles, etc.
  • Cochrane Library  
    Includes full-text of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) along with several evidence-based databases.
  • CINAHL with Full Text
    Covers nursing and allied health journals dissertations, conferences, and book chapters from 1982 to the present.
  • Web of Science
    Multidisciplinary coverage of thousands of high-impact journals in the sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities. Records # of times articles are cited. Includes access to other databases such as BIOSIS, Data citation Index, Journal Citation Reports and more.
  • Scopus
    A citation and abstracting database that provides comprehensive coverage of the peer-reviewed journal and conference literature, with links to full-text where available through the library. It encompasses scientific, technical, medical, social science and arts and humanities disciplines.
  • IADR / AADR Meeting Abstracts
    Search for abstracts from 2003 to present.
  • UNC Electronic Theses and Dissertations (2006 - )
  • Dental Anatomy
  • Primal Dentistry (Anatomy)
    Provides over 100 3D views of head, neck, face, oral and nasal cavities, dentition, individual teeth in 3D and cross section, nerves, larynx and pharynx, sinuses, eye, brain and more
  • Drug Databases
  • Facts & Comparisons eAnswers
    Provides drug information, interactions, herbal information, and patient medication handouts.
  • Micromedex 2.0 (On Campus Only)  
    Information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care, and alternative medicine.
  • Natural Standard
    Evidence-based information about complementary and alternative therapies including herbal remedies and supplements, with validated rating scales to evaluate quality. Comprehensive monographs designed to facilitate clinical decision making. Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits available. Mobile version available to UNC users.
  • Clinical Information Tools
  • VisualDx
    Visual differential diagnosis tool & database, designed by clinicians. Focuses on Dermatology, Infectious Diseases, Oral Pathology, Public Health, Pulmonology & Opthalmology. Adult & Pediatric images. Includes an iPhone ap for mobile use
  • UpToDate
    Includes frequently updated peer-reviewed articles covering major aspects of conditions, including symptoms, tests and diagnosis, and treatment options.
  • NBDE Test Prep
  • Exam Master: Board Preparation & Review
    Dental Subject Review for NBDE Part I has over 2100 questions covering all of the important basic dental science topics and subjects.
  • Consumer Health Information
  • MedlinePlus (Mouth & Teeth)
    Brings together authoritative information for patients from government agencies and health-related organizations.
  • NC Health Info (Dental Health)
    NC Health Info is an online guide to web sites of quality health and medical information and local health services throughout North Carolina.
  • More Databases
  • All Health Databases in Guides (A-Z)
  • All Campus Databases by Subject (E-Research by Discipline)

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