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Electronic Books

NCBI Books
The Bookshelf is a growing collection of biomedical books that can be searched directly by typing a concept into the textbox above and selecting “Go”. You can also search via title or find the whole book list.

Examples of Books:

  • A Critical Analysis of Care Coordination Strategies for Children With Special Health Care Needs
  • AHRQ Evidence Report Summaries
  • AHRQ Evidence Reports
  • Acute Stroke: Evaluation and Treatment
  • Advances in Patient Safety
  • Advancing the Nation’s Health Needs: NIH Research Training Programs
  • Alternative Medicine and Rehabilitation: A Guide for Practitioners
  • Assessment of NIH Minority Research and Training Programs
  • Cancer Care Quality Measures: Symptoms and End-of-Life Care
  • Cesarean Delivery on Maternal Request
  • Clinical Guidelines on the Identification, Evaluation, and Treatment of Overweight and Obesity in Adults: The Evidence Report
  • Clinician Counseling to Promote Physical Activity
  • Closing the Quality Gap: A Critical Analysis of Quality Improvement Strategies
  • Comparative Effectiveness Review Summary Guides
  • Costs and Benefits of Health Information Technology
  • Crisis Standards of Care
  • Criteria for Determining Disability in Infants and Children
  • Diabetes Education for Children With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus and Their Families
  • Diagnosis and Management of Work-Related Asthma
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia) in Acute-Care Stroke Patients
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Coronary Heart Disease in Women: Systematic Reviews of Evidence on Selected Topics
  • Economic Incentives for Preventive Care
  • Environmental Contamination, Biotechnology, and the Law
  • Evidence for the Reaffirmation of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation on Screening for High Blood Pressure
  • Guide to Clinical Preventive Services
  • Health Literacy, eHealth, and Communication: Putting the Consumer First
  • Improving the Measurement of Late-Life Disability in Population Surveys
  • Improving the Quality of Health Care for Mental and Substance-Use Conditions
  • Infectious Disease Movement in a Borderless World
  • Integration of Mental Health/Substance Abuse and Primary Care
  • Interventions in Primary Care to Promote Breastfeeding: A Systematic Review
  • Literacy and Health Outcomes
  • Management of Cancer Pain
  • Management of Chronic Hypertension During Pregnancy
  • Managing Food Safety Practices from Farm to Table: Workshop Summary
  • Measures of Patient Safety Based on Hospital Administrative Data – The Patient Safety Indicators
  • Measuring the Quality of Breast Cancer Care in Women
  • Mental Health: Culture, Race, and Ethnicity: A Supplement to Mental Health: A Report of the Surgeon General
  • National Strategy for Suicide Prevention
  • Nutritional Risk Assessment: Perspectives, Methods, and Data Challenges, Workshop Summary
  • Outcomes of Community Health Worker Interventions
  • Patient Safety and Quality: An Evidence-Based Handbook for Nurses
  • Preventing Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders Among Young People
  • Preventing Teen Motor Crashes
  • Preventing Violence and Related Health-Risking Social Behaviors in Adolescents
  • Reducing Underage Drinking: A Collective Responsibility
  • Saving Women’s Lives: Strategies for Improving Breast Cancer Detection and Diagnosis
  • Screening and Interventions for Overweight and Obesity in Adults
  • Screening and Interventions for Childhood Overweight
  • Screening for Breast Cancer
  • Screening for Cervical Cancer
  • Screening for Child and Adolescent Depression In Primary Care Settings
  • Screening for Depression
  • Screening for Depression in Adults and Older Adults in Primary Care
  • Screening for Elevated Lead Levels in Childhood and Pregnancy
  • Screening for Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Screening for Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Adolescents and Adults
  • Screening for Human Immunodeficiency Virus
  • Screening for Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Pregnant Women
  • Screening for Intermediate Risk Factors for Coronary Heart Disease
  • Screening for Iron Deficiency Anemia in Childhood and Pregnancy
  • Screening for Speech and Language Delay in Preschool Children
  • Screening for Suicide Risk
  • The Effect of Health Care Working Conditions on Patient Safety
  • The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2009
  • The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke
  • The Health Consequences of Smoking
  • The Surgeon General’s Call To Action To Prevent and Decrease Overweight and Obesity
  • The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health and Responsible Sexual Behavior
  • The Surgeon General’s Call to Action To Prevent and Reduce Underage Drinking
  • Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Resources
  • Weight Gain During Pregnancy: Reexamining the Guidelines
  • Women and Smoking: A Report of the Surgeon General
  • Youth Violence: A Report of the Surgeon General