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Respiratory Therapy: Overview
by Cindy Yonovich
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Reference Databases & Books—
Handbooks, dictionaries, and encyclopedias online or in print
For overview information, definitions, historical perspective, and statistics
Sources include journals (many peer-reviewed) and trade publications
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Online information to identify, update & expand information
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Reference Databases for Respiratory Therapy
Merck Manual Professional
Find information on medical topics, symptoms, drugs, procedures, news and more, written for the health care professional.
Source for detailed information on periodicals (serials) of all types: academic & scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, & more.
Article Databases for Respiratory Therapy
Nursing and Allied Health (Gale)
Provides access to academic journals and other reference content covering all aspects of the nursing profession, from direct patient care to health care administration.
Nursing & Allied Health Database (ProQuest)
Broad collection of journals, evidence-based resources, and full-text dissertations.
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MCCC Library Site
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Web Sites for Respiratory Therapy
AARC--American Association for Respiratory Care
A not-for-profit professional association of respiratory therapists & allied health practitioners who are trained to assist physicians in the care of patients with lung disorders and other conditions.
MSRC--Michigan Society for Respiratory Care
A not-for-profit professional association dedicated to providing education, advocacy and resources to promote respiratory health in communities throughout Michigan.
OSRC--Ohio Society for Respiratory Care
A not-for-profit organization that is serves the needs of Respiratory Therapists in the state of Ohio.
E-Books for Respiratory Therapy
Ebook Central (ProQuest)
E-books from scholarly sources, including University Presses and other top publishers.
Ovid Nursing CC Extended Book Collection (Wolters Kluwer)
E-books for nursing & allied health fundamentals essential to the success of continuing education, practice, and professional development.
Gale Editors (Editor)
Publication Date: 2014-05-12
Online version of Bioethics, an encyclopedia from Gale Virtual Reference.
Respiratory Therapy-- Winter 2020
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