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There are a lot of resources and links throughout this guide to assist with finding information. It can be hard to remember where you saw a link that you want to revisit. So to make your research easier, here are some links and videos in location with descriptions to help you.
NC AHEC Digital Library
A Link to the NC AHEC platform. Through this link, you will have access to CINHAL Complete, OT Seeker, StatRef!, eBooks, journals and many other resources.
A link to the Government database PubMed. This database contains more than 29 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. This includes both veterinarian and human medicine. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
National Institute of Nursing Research
The Institute's research focus encompasses health promotion and disease prevention, quality of life, health disparities, and end-of-life. NINR seeks to extend nursing science by integrating the biological and behavioral sciences, employing new technologies to research questions, improving research methods, and developing the scientists of the future
National Center for Health Statistics
As the nation’s principal health statistics agency, this website compiles statistical information to guide actions and policies to improve the health of all people. It is a unique public resource for health information and statistical information.
North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics
The North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics is responsible for data collection, health-related research, production of reports and maintenance of a comprehensive collection of health statistics. We provide high quality health information for better informed decisions and effective health policies
The home of the U.S. Government’s open data. Here you will find data, tools, and resources to conduct research.
U.S. government website for health data. This site is dedicated to making high value health data more accessible to entrepreneurs, researchers, and policy makers in the hopes of better health outcomes for all
Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans
Nutrition.gov is a USDA-sponsored website that offers credible information to help people make healthful eating choices. Information includes dietary supplements, nutritional needs of various age groups, nutrition and health issues and USDA research, education, and economic resources.
Centers for Disease Control FastStats
The FastStats site provides quick access to statistics on topics of public health importance and is organized alphabetically. Links are provided to publications that include the statistics presented, to sources of more data, and to related web pages.
Evidence Based Nursing Introduction
Guide from University of Minnesota Health Science Libraries on Evidence Based Practice Interprofessional Tutorial.
YouTube Tutorial discussing PICO questions and background and foreground questions
How to write a PICO/PIO question
YouTube video that presents An easy, broken down video explaining each step of the PIO/PICO process and why it's used.
CEBM: Evidence-Based Glossary
This site, provided by the Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine (CEBM), includes a comprehensive reference list of key evidence-based words/terminology.
Link to Tutorial from Duke University for Evidence Based Practice (EBP).
Understanding Levels of Evidence
YouTube video showing and explaining the levels of evidence developed by Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia.
Cohort & Case Control Studies
Link to YouTube video explaining the what is Cohort Studies and What is Case Control Studies and the difference between the two.
Randomized Control Trials
Link to YouTube video explaining Randomized Control Trials and how they deal with confounding variables.
Link to Cabarrus College YouTube video on how to use PubMed.
NC AHEC Tutorial
Link to Cabarrus College Library's tutorial on how to use NC AHEC.
Link to Cabarrus College YouTube video on how to use CINAHL Complete.
Link to Cabarrus College eBook Tutorial video on YouTube.
Database vs. Google
Link to Cabarrus College YouTube video that compares researching in Library Databases and Google - which is faster?
These are a sampling of the links that are found throughout the College Library's LibGuides. If there are links that are not here and you feel should be or if you have any problems or questions, please feel free to contact a Librarian.. You may call, email or drop by the Library and let us know.