Faculty Resources: Miscellaneous

The following are a collection of resources, including videos, exercises, case studies, and web sites, to enhance student learning of basic principles associated with nursing education. These resources do not substitute for class activities and are not intended to help a person self-diagnose. Persons with symptoms should consult with a doctor or go to the emergency room. Every attempt has been made to credit the resources appropriately through a works cited section. This list, or any portions of this list, can not be copied unless permission is obtained from the author of NurseTabs and creator of NurseTabs facebook page.

  • McGill Stethoscope

    Hyperlink to McGill Stethoscope

    A resource that allows you to hear normal and abnormal lung and heart sounds. (McGill University, 1998)
  • Hardin MD Medical Picture Gallery

    Hyperlink to Hardin Medical Picture Gallery

    A gallery of medical pictures. Ever wondered what certain skin rashes looked like, or wounds? This site will allow you to search for many pictures to enhance learning of common health problems. (University of Iowa, 2009)
  • Wonder. CDC

    Hyperlink to Wonder

    WONDER provides a single point of access to a wide variety of public health reports and data systems, both local and external, categorized here by topic. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2009)
  • Medline plus

    Hyperlink to Medline Plus

    Through this site you can be connected to over 800 health topics, numerous drugs and supplements, pictures, encyclopedias, medical dictionaries and current news in health care. (National Institutes of Health & U.S. National Library of Medicine, 2010)
  • OncoLink

    Hyperlink to OncoLink

    Information about specific types of cancer, news about research advances, and updates on cancer treatment and clinical trials. (University of Pennsylvania, 1994-2010)
  • National Institute of Nursing Research

    Hyperlink to NINR

    This site connects you to a variety of resources regarding current nursing research and news. (National Institutes of Health & Department of Health and Human Services, 2010)
  • Auscultation Assistant

    Hyperlink to Auscultation Assistant

    The Auscultation Assistant provides heart sounds, heart murmurs, and breath sounds in order to help medical students and others improve their physical diagnosis skills. (Cable, 1997)
  • Anatomy review

    Hyperlink to Inner Body Anatomy

    Great anatomy review, separated by different body systems. (Intellimed International Corporation, 1999-2010)
  • Case Studies

    Hyperlink to Case Studies VCHT

    Numerous case studies presented for a variety of health care disciplines. (University of Missouri-Columbia School of Health Care Professions, 2006-2008)
  • Blood Typing

    Hyperlink to Blood Typing Game

    An excellent educational resource to help review blood types and compatibilities. There is also a game that follows! (Nobel Foundation, 2010)
  • Web Anatomy

    Hyperlink to Web Anatomy

    Collection of study aids to help learn anatomy and physiology. (Regents of the University of Minnesota, 2005)
  • Acid-Base Tutorial

    Hyperlink to Acid-Base Tutorial

    A self-learning module and resource to help learn acid-base disturbances. (Grogono, 2009)
  • PreOp.com - Patient Education

    Hyperlink to PreOp YouTube site

    Over three hundred different surgeries described in simple terms with animation. (PreOp.com, 2010)
  • Postoperative Complications

    Hyperlink to Post-Op Complications

    Internet site that goes through the potential complications of surgery, also a great resource for student nurses to collaborate with their peers. (Unknown, 2009)
  • MedCalc tutorial

    Hyperlink to MedCalc Tutorial

    An interactive tutorial that helps students learn dosage calculations. (Hansen, 2009)
  • Prescription Drug Videos

    Hyperlink to Prescription Drug Videos

    Videos of many different drugs and how they work in the body. (FullTurn Media, Inc., 2008-2010)
  • Case Study

    Hyperlink to Respiratory Case Study

    Short, interactive respiratory case study! (St. Petersburg College, unknown)
  • Surgery Channel

    Hyperlink to Surgery Channel

    An overview of common surgical procedures including pre and post-operative care. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
  • Mental Health Channel

    Hyperlink to Mental Health Channel

    Discusses common mental health conditions and diseases. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
  • Nephrology Channel

    Hyperlink to Nephrology Channel

    Includes many common disorders that affect the kidneys, and treatments including dialysis. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
  • Women's Health Channel

    Hyperlink to Women's Health Channel

    Discusses conditions and disease that affect women. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
  • Male Health Channel

    Hyperlink to Male Health Channel

    Discusses conditions and diseases that affect men. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
  • Oncology Channel

    Hyperlink to Oncology Channel

    Discusses different cancers and their treatment. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
  • Radiology Channel

    Hyperlink to Radiology Channel

    Discusses common radiologic procedures that patients may undergo. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
  • Pediatric Health Channel

    Hyperlink to Pediatric Health Channel

    Discusses common diseases and conditions that affect children. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
  • Urology Channel

    Hyperlink to Urology Channel

    Discusses common conditions that affect urination and the bladder. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
  • Health info Channel

    Hyperlink to Health Info Channel

    Discusses common diseases and conditions. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
  • Nucleus Medical Media: Medical Illustrations and Medical Animations

    Hyperlink to Medical Animations

    Numerous pictures and animations depicting various diseases, conditions, anatomical models, etc of the human body. For reference only, cannot be used in presentations or for commercial use as they are copyrighted materials. (Nucleus Medical Media, Inc, 1999-2010)
  • Nucleus Medical Media Animations

    Hyperlink to YouTube Medical Animations

    Animations for reference only of various body processes and conditions. (Nucleus Medical Media, 2007)
  • Medical legal Art

    Hyperlink to Medical Legal Art

    More animations for reference only. (Medical Legal Art, 2009)
Works Cited