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Reference Sources and Other Links

Adobe Acrobat

American Hospital Directory

Canada 411 Directory

Canada Post Postal Code Look-Up

Canadian Health Network now called Public Health Agency of Canada

Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI)

Canadian Institute of Child Health

DOCLINE® -- Online Edition


Gray's Anatomy


Instructions to Authors in the Health Sciences

Medical Matrix

MEL Health Information Resources Index

Merck Manual - Home Edition

National Guideline Clearinghouse 

NORD - Rare Disease Database

OMIM -- Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man

Pediatric Care Online (AAP)

Public Health Agency of Canada

Statutes and Regulations of Canada

Trip Database (register as an IWK affiliate to gain access to “premium” version)

Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals