Sites & Links
PubMed a service of the National Library of Medicine, includes over
15 million citations for biomedical articles back to the 1950's.
These citations are from MEDLINE and additional life science journals.
PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles
and other related resources.
College of Surgeons
American College of Surgeons is a scientific and educational association
of surgeons that was founded in 1913 to improve the quality of care
for the surgical patient by setting high standards for surgical
education and practice.
The Southwestern Surgical Congress is a non-profit organization
comprised of approximately 2000 general surgeons and associated
specialty surgeons organized to stimulate and promote the progress
of surgery. Fellows of The Southwestern Surgical Congress are reputable,
board certified surgeons residing in 17 states comprising The Congress,
and other areas as approved by The Congress. The Congress works
to promote and advance surgery through educational offerings, support
and publication of research, and being an active advocate for the
advancement of general surgery.
The American Burn Association Home Page is your link to information
and interactive communication on burn care and related research,
teaching, rehabilitation, and prevention issues.
of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is a principal
biological research center and has the major responsibility in Arkansas
for research in the medical sciences. The instructional and research
activities of UAMS are integrated with the delivery of primary,
secondary, and tertiary health care services. Direct patient care
services are provided by the University Hospital and major affiliated
programs, offered in an interdisciplinary environment to all Arkansans
regardless of ability to pay.
Arkansas Children’s Hospital is the only pediatric medical
center in Arkansas and one of the largest in the United States serving
kids from birth to age 21. It is known for medical breakthroughs
and intensive treatments, unique surgical procedures and forward-thinking
medical research, all dedicated to fulfilling the mission of enhancing,
sustaining, and restoring children’s health and development.
At the American Cancer Society Web site, information is featured
for patients and family members, and friends, plus sections about
specific types of cancer, news, treatment decision tools, clinical
trials, coping, links to your area’s American Cancer Society
office, statistics, and volunteering information and events. You
may also visit the site to take the Great American Health Check.
Breastcancer.org is a nonprofit organization dedicated
to providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date information
about breast cancer. Its mission is to help women and their loved
ones make sense of the complex medical and personal information
about breast cancer, so they can make the best decisions for their
lives. Information on the Web site and in its printed materials
is reviewed by over 500 practicing medical professionals worldwide
who are leaders in their fields.
River Medical Center
White River Medical Center, with a tradition
of serving the residents of North Central Arkansas, provides the
latest in medical technology with qualified, dedication medical
professionals in modern facilities and an environment of compassion.
There are more than 80 physicians in 22 specialties.