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The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship: About Albert Schweitzer     View
Biography of Albert Schweitzer, doctor and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1952. Includes many quotes reflecting his philosophy on war and peace, nuclear weapons, animal welfare, and other ethical and spiritual topics. Provides photos, annotated l ...

AMA Resources for Patients: DoctorFinder     View
"DoctorFinder provides you with basic professional information on virtually every licensed physician in the United States. This includes more than 800,000 doctors." From the American Medical Association (AMA).

WebMD Physician Directory     View
Provides contact information, maps, and directions for physicians in the United States. Searchable by zip code, state, and specialty.

American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)     View
The most important part of this site is "Who's Certified" (registration required) which identifies if a doctor is certified by an approved medical specialty board in the United States. Can be more up-to-date than the print version, the ...

Paracelsus, Theophrastus Philippus Aureolus Bombastus von     View
Biographical details about this Renaissance Swiss physician, researcher, and writer. Topics include education, scientific disciplines (primarily chemistry and medicine, secondarily astrology and philosophy), means of support, and patronage. Part of t ...

Doctor Fatigue Hurting Patients     View
This December 2006 article describes a Harvard Medical School study, which concludes that "too many 24-hour shifts worked by hospital interns cause medical mistakes that harm and may even kill patients. ... Young doctors also suffer from their m ...

Biographies: Nostradamus     View
Brief biography of Michel de Nostredame, known as Nostradamus, who was born in France in 1503, was appointed Royal Physician to King Charles IX in 1564, and is remembered as a seer. From the Biography Channel.

Issues Updates: Medical Malpractice     View
This document provides recent developments related to medical malpractice insurance, which "covers doctors and other professionals in the medical field for liability claims arising from their treatment of patients." Some of the topics cover ...

Changing the Face of Medicine: Celebrating America's Women Physicians     View
This exhibit provides a collection of profiles of women doctors; each profile provides a brief biography and frequently also include answers to questions about their inspirations, obstacles to their success, and other personal information. The site ...

The Merck Manuals     View
Free online access to the Merck manuals, "a series of healthcare books for medical professionals and consumers." Manuals include Merck Manual Home Edition (medical reference), Manual of Health and Aging, Manual of Geriatrics, Manual of Diag ...



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