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Paramedical Science: Dictionaries, handbooks, manuals & guidelines

This guide provides information and links to resources relevant to Paramedical Science in the ECU Library and other useful external resources.


Dictionaries and encyclopedias can help define and explain subject specific terminology and give an overview of the topic.

MedlinePlus (U.S. National Library of Medicine)

The National Library of Medicine, a part of the National Institutes of Health, created and maintains MedlinePlus to assist you in locating authoritative health information.

Drug guides

Handbooks, manuals, guidelines

Reference works (Oxford)

Clinical practice guidelines (Australian)

Note: Refer to the report format for referencing guidelines in APA.