IDIN's Links is a collection of internet links, grouped in categories, that might be helpful to you in accessing various types of drug information.


We do our best to keep these links up-to-date, but make no promises that they are all correct, and we acknowledge that this is not a comprehensive list.




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Hardin MD: Hardin Meta Directory of Internet Health Sources
Hardin Web Home Page
Iowa Drug Information Service
Annual Midwest Pharmacy Residents Conference
UI Search Engines
The University of Iowa College of Pharmacy
The University of Iowa Home Page

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ACP Managed Care Resources
AHIMA, American Health Information Management Association® Health
CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service
Centre for Health Promotion Studies
Clinical Trials Listing by Disease Category Linking Patients to Medical Research
Doctor's Guide to the Internet - Doctor's Guide HomePage
Drug Alert - Recall and Safety Information (Drugsite Trust – New Zealand)
Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, Second Edition, U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
HealthGate - Home Page
Health Improvement Institute Home Page
IBIDS - The International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements Database
Institute of Medicine
JFP POEMS (Formerly JFP Journal Club)
Journal Club on the Web
Mayo Clinic & Foundation for Medical Education and Research
Medical Student - A digital library of authoritative medical information for all students of medicine
Medical Matrix
Free MEDLINE: PubMed
Megasites Title Page Comparison of Health Information Megasites
National Health Information Center
Ovid Technologies Homepage
Pharmacy Information on the Internet
Reuters Health Information Services
RxList - The Internet Drug Index
The World-Wide Web Virtual Library: Pharmacy

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ACP Journal Club
ADA Professional Magazines
AHA News Releases  (American Heart Association)
ASHP Newsletter Archives
American Family Physician
American Heart Journal
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy
American Journal of Psychiatry
American Journal of Public Health
American Medical News
Annals of Internal Medicine
Annals of Pharmacotherapy
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases
Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
Archives of Disease in Childhood
Archives of Internal Medicine
Canadian Medical Association Journal
Electronic Journals from Hardin Library for the Health Sciences
FDA Medical Bulletin
FDA News
Federal Practitioner
Freedom of Information - CDER
Health Affairs Home Page
Journal of Family Practice
Journal of The National Cancer Institute
Journal of Pharmacy Technology
The Lancet
The Lancet: Epilepsy
The Lancet: Infectious Diseases
The Lancet: Multiple Sclerosis
The Lancet: Neurology
The Lancet: Oncology
Mayo Clinic Proceedings
The Medical Journal of Australia
Medscape - Journals
MedWatch: The FDA Medical Products Reporting Program
MedWebPlus: Periodicals
Milbank Quarterly
Modern Medicine
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
NHLBI: News and Press Releases
New England Journal of Medicine
Pharmaceutical Research
Pharmaceutical Technology
PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News Weekly
Pharmacy Week Employment, Career, Jobs Listings for Pharmacy & Pharmacists
Southern Medical Journal
WHO: News Releases
WHO - Publications
Warning Letters and Notice of Violation Letters to Pharmaceutical Companies
World Health Reports

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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Home Page
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
American Cancer Society
American College of Physicians
American College of Rheumatology
The American Geriatrics Society
American Heart Association
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
Annual Clinical Focus
ASHP -Policy and Practice Guidelines
CMA Infobase
Health Services/Technology Assessment
Infectious Diseases Society of America Practice Guidelines
International Council of Ophthalmology
Medicine-Clinical Guidelines
National Guideline Clearinghouse
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
NHMRC National Breast Cancer Centre publications
Primary Care
Queen's Clinical Guidelines
Requirements for Clinical Guidelines
Tobacco Cessation Guideline

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ARIF - Aggressive Research Intelligence Facility
Bandolier's Links
Centre for Clinical Effectiveness
Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine
Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, NHS
Centres for Health Evidence
Cochrane Collaboration
EBM Web Page
Evidence-based health care
Evidence-based Medicine Resource Center
Evidence Based Medicine Tool Kit
Health Information Research Unit
Health Technology Assessment, NHS
Society for Medical Decision Making

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ADA ONLINE: The American Dental Association Internet Site
APhA -- American Pharmaceutical Association
ASHP -- American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
Alberta Medical Association
Alzheimer's Association
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Online
American Academy of Dermatology
American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
American Academy of Neurology
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
American Association of Poison Control Centers
American Cancer Society
American College of Clinical Pharmacy
American College of Gastroenterology
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American College of Rheumatology
American Diabetes Association
American Dietetic Association
American Gastroenterological Association
American Heart Association National Center
American Lung Association
American Medical Association (AMA) Home Page
American Medical Informatics Association Home Page
American Psychiatric Association Online
American Public Health Association - APHA
American Red Cross
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
American Society of Hematology
American Thoracic Society - About ATS
Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems Home Page
Association of Natural Medicine Pharmacists
Canadian Diabetes Association
ISPOR - International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
Infectious Diseases Society of America Home Page
Institute for Safe Medication Practices
International Health Economics Association
IPA - Iowa Pharmacy Association
NCQA - National Committee for Quality Assurance
National Childhood Cancer Foundation - Help Cure Kids Web
National Osteoporosis Foundation
National Stroke Association
PhRMA Home Page
SHPA - Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia
The Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists
Southern Medical Association
U.S. Pharmacopeia
WHO/OMS: World Health Organization

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Abbott Laboratories
Alliance Pharmaceutical Corp.
ALZA Corporation Home Page
Amgen Home Page
Astellas Pharma (Formerly Fujisawa)
AstraZeneca International Web site
Baxter Healthcare
Bayer Corporation
Bayer Corporation Pharmaceutical Division, North America
Biogen Idec
Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate Homepage
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Caremark (including PCS Healthsystems)
Endo Pharmaceuticals
Eli Lilly and Company
Genentech, Inc.
GlaxoSmithKline Inc. (GSK)
Johnson & Johnson
Merck & Co., Inc.
Novo Nordisk A/S
Pfizer - (including Parke Davis, Searle, Warner Lambert, Pharmacia & Upjohn)
Roche Pharmaceuticals
Schering-Plough (and Organon)
Serono Laboratories, Inc.
3M Health Care, U.S.
Wyeth-Ayerst - American Home Products

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AAFP Health Information for Patients ( Linking Patients to Medical Research
Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System (CHESS)
The Doctors' Page - Consumer Health Information – Drug Recalls and Medication Side Effects
Famil-e-docs home page
Family Internet
Health Information from Group Health Cooperative
Health Topics - Medline Plus
Healthfinder (tm) - a gateway consumer health and human services information web site
Healthtouch - Health Information: Table of Contents
Iowa Health Fact Book
Mayo Clinic Health Tools for Healthier Lives
Medscape - Patient Information
Patient Information - UK
UCLA-Student Health Services Health Topics

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CDC Travel Page
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Home Page
Electronic Orange Book Home Page
FDA Drug Approvals List
Food and Drug Administration Home Page
Health Services/Technology Assessment Text
MedWatch: The FDA Medical Products Reporting Program
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
NCI's CancerNet Cancer Information
National Center for Infectious Diseases
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Clinical Trials Database
NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination
NIH Consensus Development Program
The National Center for Biotechnology Information
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Rare Diseases Clinical Research and Information
Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care
Federal Register

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Alternative Medicine Online
American Botanical Council
Community Pharmacy Pages - Virtual Library
Criteria for Assessing the Quality of Health Information on the Internet
Critical Appraisal Skills Programme
Drug Information - Detroit Medical Center
Emergency Medicine at NCEMI: emergency medicine and primary care resources
Homeopathy, National Center for
Homeopathy Home - The Net's best homeopathic resource
Internet Search Tools (Library of Congress Research Tools)
Iowa Communications Network
Medicap Pharmacies, Inc.
National Center for Health Statistics
NN/LM-MR Training Guides & Handbooks
Pharmaceutical Care Associates -
Pharmacy Care Systems Home Page
Rite Aid Corporation
Schools of Pharmacy on the WWW
Trawling the Net:A ScHARR Introduction to Free Databases of Interest to NHS staff on the Internet

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College of Pharmacy