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Nursing: Care Plans and Patient Education

Resources for students and faculty

Nursing Care Plans

Locate more books by searching the Novanet Catalogue using the subject headings "Nursing Care Plans" and "Patient Care Planning".

American Association for Clinical Chemistry: Lab Tests Explained

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From the site: This site has been designed as a single resource where people can find up-to-date lab testing information vital to the understanding and management of their health or the health of someone close to them. Its focus is very specific to clinical lab tests and the topics that relate to them.

Publisher: American Association for Clinical Chemistry 

The section, Understanding Your Tests will be of interest to many health consumers.

Patient Education

Locate books by searching the Novanet Catalogue using the subject heading "Patient Education".

Selected Journal Titles

Locate articles on many aspects of patient education by
searching CINAHL using the subject heading "Patient Education" and a significant search term.


Health Education Journal is a leading peer reviewed journal publishing original papers on health promotion and health education research, policy development and good practice.

Patient Education & Counseling is an interdisciplinary, international journal for patient education and health promotion. It provides a forum to promote the study of the delivery of patient education, counseling, and health promotion services, including training models and organizational issues in improving communication between providers and patients.