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NUR100: Intro to Professional Nursing (Alves): Web Resources

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American Nurses Association

The ANA represents the nation’s 2,700,000 registered nurses. The site lists addresses of state nursing associations, meetings and events, and links to important reference sources.

Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body

"Human Anatomy Model, Anatomy Chart, Anatomical Chart - see these detailed human anatomy charts and gather in-depth anatomy information online. Includes links to charts in Spanish."

InnerBody: Your Guide to Human Anatomy Online

Established in 1997, is celebrating its 20th year anniversary, providing the world with high-quality, free information about the human body and health science technology..

mediLexicon Online Medical Dictionary

Our comprehensive free online medical dictionary is powered by Stedman's and contains over 100,000 medical terms that can be accessed quickly and easily.

Healthcare Infection Control Practices Guidelines (CDC)

"Wherever patient care is provided, adherence to infection prevention guidelines is needed to ensure that all care is safe care. This includes traditional hospital settings as well as outpatient surgery centers, long-term care facilities, rehabilitation centers, and community clinics. The information on this website is intended to inform patients and healthcare personnel and help move healthcare systems toward elimination of HAIs."

Universal Precautions Update 1998 (CDC)

"The purpose of this report is to clarify and supplement the CDC publication entitled "Recommendations for Prevention of HIV Transmission in Health-Care Settings"


Bloodborne Infectious Diseases: HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C:  Universal Precautions for Preventing Transmission of Bloodborne Infections

Links on the CDC website highlighting workplace safety and health topics relating to universal precautions and blood pathogen safety.

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