Interactive Sites on Medical Information To:
This site is from the National Library of Medicine which is under the National Institutes of Health and as such is from the U.S. government. It is one of the best sites for medical explanations. Besides… US taxpayers pay for it!
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Click on the Ailment,
Get a Video Explanation.
This site is very informative and worth hanging onto!
Whichever diseases you click on, it gives you a video explanation!!!!
Interactive Sites on Medical Information
The tutorials listed below are interactive health education resources from the Patient Education Institute.
Using animated graphics each tutorial explains a procedure or condition in easy-to-read language. You can also listen to the tutorial. JUST CLICK ON A SPECIFIC AILMENT
NOTE: These tutorials require a special Flash plug-in, version 6 or above… If you do not have Flash, you will be prompted to obtain a free download of the software before you start the tutorial.
· Diseases and Conditions
o Acneo AIDSo Alopeciao Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)o Anginao Anthraxo Asthmao Burnso Cold Sores (Herpes)o COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)o Epstein Barr (Mononucleosis)o Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)o Glaucomao Gouto Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)o Leukemiao Lupuso Malariao Melanomao Scabieso Shingleso Smallpoxo Tinnituso Warts
· Tests and Diagnostic Procedures
o CT Scan (CAT Scan)
o IVP (Intra Venous Pyelogram)
o Upper GI Endoscopy
· Surgery and Treatment Procedures
· Cholecystectomy – Open Laparoscopic (Gallbladder Removal Surgery)
· Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)
· Dilation and Curettage (D & C)
· TURP (Prostate Surgery)
· Prevention and Wellness
· Coumadin – Introduction
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