Title

MedlinePlus: Trusted Health Information for You (Video Tutorial)

Publication Date

2012-05-01

Document Type

Other

Contract Cycle

2001-2006

Disciplines

Library and Information Science | Medicine and Health Sciences | Public Health

Abstract

MedlinePlus.gov is the National Library of Medicine’s website for patients and their families and friends. It provides information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere for free. You can use MedlinePlus to learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, find out the meanings of words or view medical videos or illustrations. You can also get links to the latest medical research on your topic and sign up for updates on health topics that matter to you. This video presents an overview of major features on MedlinePlus.gov.

Keywords

MedlinePlus, National Library of Medicine, online health information, consumer health, health literacy, patients, families

Journal/Book/Conference Title

National Network of Libraries of Medicine New England Region (NNLM NER) Repository

Comments

Length of video tutorial is 9:31 minutes.

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License
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