Dentistry Web Site Links

Other Useful Health Web Links

National Institutes of Health (NIH) – US Government department in charge of medical research.

AHRQ: Clinical Information – Clinical information on evidence-based practice, clinical guidelines, medical effectiveness, pharmaceutical therapy, new technology, screening and preventive services, outcomes research, and the National Guideline Clearinghouse.

The UK Health Technology Assessment Programme – Site contains details of program’s many projects and publications; an NHS national research and development initiative.

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) – Panel of health care experts that evaluates the latest scientific evidence on clinical preventive services.

Controlled Trials from History – A historical examination of research methods designed to reduce biases in studies assessing the effects of health care, social care and education. Contains many images of historical items.

WebExhibits Directory-Medicine – Interesting topics in biomedicine.

Center for Evidence-Based Medicine – Includes introductory tutorials on practising and teaching evidence-based medicine.

Inside Medicine – Sells descriptions of current research on a wide variety of diseases and medical conditions.

Academic Info: Health and Medicine – An annotated directory of Internet resources on Health and Medicine.

SoCRA – Educational and charitable nonprofit membership organization, offering educational programming and certification to clinical (health care) research professionals and others interested in clinical(health care)research. – Research discussion group.

Australian Association of Academic General Practice – A non-profit association to further research and teaching by general practice physicians in Australia.

Chinese Cochrane Evidence-Based Medicine Centre – Preparing, maintaining, and promoting accessibility of high quality systematic reviews for health care decision-makers to improve clinical practice and use health resources more efficiently.

Survey Research Group – Offers medical research questionnaires, women’s health research, industry analysis, and health statistics in the medical research field.

Medical Hypotheses – A forum for the presentation and criticism of ideas in medicine and the related biomedical sciences.

AllExperts Medical Research Q&A – Experts volunteer to answer questions related to locating medical resources on the internet.

Evidence-based Decision Making – The primary purpose of this site is to support health care decision making. Includes summarized key articles, through the use of a critical appraisal journal club, application of EBDM principles and links to related sites.

Life and Molecular Medicine – Interesting, eclectic collection of information and links regarding the latest developments in this new field and how these advances relate to your life.

Daedalus Medical Research – Providing evidence-based evaluations of new and current technologies in surgery by a select group of specialists.

Medical News Headlines – Links to latest five top medical news headline stories by Moreover Technologies, Inc.

Online Pharmacy Pills List (Sponsered Links) – Amoxil is a penicillin antibiotic. Amoxil kills or stops the growth of bacteria that cause infection. It treats many different kinds of infections of the skin, respiratory tract, sinuses, ear, and kidney. Amoxil also treats some sexually transmitted disease. Generic Amoxil capsules are available, but not generic chewable tablets. – Avandia helps to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus. Avandia helps your body to use insulin more efficiently and helps to lower high blood sugar. Generic Avandia tablets are not yet available.

Metoprolol Tartrate for treating hypertension – Metoprolol Tartrate belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers reduce the workload on the heart and help it to beat more regularly. Metoprolol controls, but does not cure, high blood pressure hypertension. High blood pressure may not make you feel sick, but it can lead to serious heart problems. Metoprolol also relieves chest pain angina and can be helpful after a heart attack. Metoprolol is also used to improve symptoms in patients with other types of heart disease. Generic Metoprolol tablets are available, but not extended-release tablets.

Adipex – Adipex is used as an appetite suppressant. It is used in conjunction with an overall diet plan to reduce weight. Adipex is best taken on an empty stomach one hour before meals. Because this medication may cause sleeplessness, avoid taking a dose late in the day. Take Adipex as prescribed. – Detrol LA help to control an overactive bladder, a chronic condition that can be improved with medication. Detrol may reduce the frequency of bathroom visits and may help to control wetting accidents. Generic Detrol tablets and capsules are not yet available.

Meridia – MERIDIA is an oral prescription medication used for the medical management of obesity, and should be used in conjunction with a reduced calorie diet. In medical studies in overweight people, MERIDIA, along with a reduced calorie diet, produced significant reductions in body weight. – Enalapril Maleate is a combination of two drugs used to lower blood pressure. Enalapril Maleate is an ACE inhibitor that controls high blood pressure hypertension by relaxing blood vessels. Enalapril Maleate is a diuretic. High blood pressure can damage the blood vessels of the brain, heart, and kidneys, resulting in a stroke, heart failure, or kidney failure. By lowering blood pressure, Enalapril Maleate can help reduce your risk of having damage to your kidneys, heart, or other organs. This medicine does not cure high blood pressure. Generic Enalapril Maleate tablets are available.

Renova – RENOVA Tretinoin Cream is the only prescription cream proven to reduce fine facial wrinkles associated with chronic sun exposure and the natural aging process, when used as a part of a total skin care and sun protection program. Renova is used to improve the appearance of the skin by reducing fine lines and wrinkles, reducing roughness and improving coloration. It can also be used to treat acne.

Tetracycline for treating infections – Tetracycline is an antibiotic. It kills certain bacteria that cause infection, or stops their growth. Tetracycline treats many kinds of infections of the skin, bone, stomach, respiratory tract, sinuses, ear, and urinary tract. It also treats certain sexually transmitted diseases. Generic Tetracycline tablets and capsules are available.

Glipizide for treating type 2 diabetes mellitus – Glipizide helps to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus. Treatment is combined with a suitable diet and balanced exercise. Glipizide increases the amount of insulin released from the pancreas and helps your body to use insulin more efficiently. Generic Glipizide tablets are available.

Depakote for seizure (convulsion) control – Depakote can help with seizure convulsion control in certain types of epilepsy. This drug is used for other conditions, such as the treatment of bipolar disorder, mania, the prevention of migraines, and control of behavioral problems associated with dementia. Generic Depakote delayed or extended-release tablets or capsules are not yet available.

Penicillin V for treating infections – Penicillin V is a penicillin antibiotic. Penicillin V kills certain bacteria that cause infection, or stops their growth. It treats many kinds of infections including those of the skin, brain, heart, respiratory tract, sinuses, and ears. Generic Penicillin V tablets are available.

Cyclobenzaprine for muscle pain relief – Treats pain and stiffness of muscle spasms. This medication belongs to a class of drugs called muscle relaxants. You should not use this medicine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to carisoprodol, meprobarnate Miltown, or tybamate Tybatran.

Vioxx – VIOXX Can Provide 24-Hour Relief Of Osteoarthritis Pain to Help You Enjoy Everyday Life Again Managing pain isnt about being able to climb Mount Everest or run a marathon. Its about controlling the pain that keeps you from doing simple things, like taking a walk or bending down to build sand castles with your child.

Cefzil for treating infections – Cefzil is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It treats many kinds of infections, including those of the respiratory tract, skin, ears. Generic Cefzil tablets are not yet available.

Mircette for birth control – Mircette is effective as oral contraceptives birth control pills or the pill. This product combines natural or synthetic estrogens and progestins, similar to the natural sex hormones estrogen and progesterone produced in a womans body. Ethinyl estradiol is an estrogen and desogestrel is a progestin. These products can prevent ovulation and pregnancy. In general, a combination of estrogen and progestin works better than a single-ingredient product. Ethinyl estradioldesogestrel tablets can also help regulate menstrual flow, treat acne or may be used for other hormone related problems in females. The type and amount of estrogen andor progestin may be different from one product to another. For some formulations, a generic product is available.

HGH15 – HGH15 is a revolutionary new product based on 8 years of anti-aging research. This body of research explains that the most important change as we grow older is a decrease in HGH or Human Growth Hormone in the body. HGH15 is an all-natural hormone releaser that builds on historic HGH anti-aging breakthroughs. HGH15 offers an alternative to expensive HGH injections. HGH15 is a formulaic blend, which is taken orally and created to absorb quickly and effectively in the stomach. From there it is transferred to the pituitary gland where it triggers the production of your own growth hormone HGH. Almost immediately you will begin to see the benefits of HGH returning and the signs of aging disappear, making you look and feel younger. HGH15 Benefits Controlled mood swings Increased sexual potency Improved memory Improved sleep Increased energy Loss in body fat Lower blood pressure Wrinkle disappearance

Levaquin for treating infections – Levaquin is an antibiotic. Levaquin kills certain bacteria or stops their growth. It is used to treat urinary tract, prostate, skin, sinus and lung infections, as well as other infections. Generic Levaquin tablets are not yet available.

Tiazac for treating hypertension – Tiazac is a calcium-channel blocker. It affects the amount of calcium found in your heart and muscle cells. This results in relaxation of blood vessels, which can reduce the amount of work the heart has to do. Tiazac reduces high blood pressure hypertension. It is not a cure. Tiazac may also be used to relieve angina chest pain. Generic Tiazac extended-release capsules are available. Extended-release capsules from different companies do not always act the same way in the body. If you are used to one product, it is not a good idea to switch products without approval from your prescriber.

Lotensin for treating hypertension – Lotensin is an antihypertensive blood pressure lowering agent known as an ACE inhibitor. Lotensin controls high blood pressure hypertension by relaxing blood vessels it is not a cure. High blood pressure levels can damage your kidneys, and may lead to a stroke or heart failure. Generic Lotensin tablets are not yet available.