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Electronic Medical Books: Selected E-Books by Subject

Medical ebooks including 1.) A VERY select list of titles arranged alphabetically by specialty or subject; 2.) Collections: Arranged by vendor packages; 3.) The required and recommended texts for years 1-4 that the library has purchased,

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Please note that this guide is not an exhaustive list of all electronic medical books available through the MSU Libraries - it is a list of gold standard texts in specific domains.

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Ebook topic areas (alphabetically):

Allergy  |  Alternative, Complementary & Integrative Medicine  |  Anatomy  |  Anesthesiology, Pain, & Palliative Medicine  |  Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics  |  Cardiology  |  Coding Communication & Writing  |  Communicative Sciences & Disorders  |  Critical Care  |  Dermatology  |  Dictionaries  |  Directories  |  Embryology  |  Emergency Medicine  |  Endocrinology  |  Epidemiology & Public HealthEthics Evidence-Based Practice Family Medicine  |  Gastroenterology  |  Genetics  |  Geriatrics  |  Health Policy & Administration  |  Hematology  |  Histology & Cell Biology  |  Immunology  |  Infectious Diseases  Internal Medicine Laboratory Medicine  |  LGBTQ Health  |  Microbiology  |  Neonatology  |  Nephrology  |  Neurology, Neuroanatomy, & Neuroscience  |  NutritionObstetrics & Gynecology  |  Occupational Health  |  Oncology  |  Ophthalmology  |  Orthopedics  |  Osteopathic Medicine  |  Otolaryngology Pathology  |  Pediatrics  |  Pharmacology & Toxicology  |  Pharmacy  |  Physical Examination, Diagnosis, & Assessment  |  Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  Physiology - Comprehensive  |  Physiology - Organ System  |  Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  |  Primary Care  |  Psychiatry  |  Pulmnology  |  RadiologyRheumatology  |  Sports Medicine & Exercise Science  |  Surgery  |  UrologyUSMLE, COMLEX, NBME, and NCLEX-RN Preparation  |  Wilderness Medicine

OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY (see also Neonatology, Pediatrics)
Beckmann's Obstetrics & Gynecology
Berek and Novak's Gynecology
Current Diagnosis and Treatment:  Obstetrics & Gynecology
Danforth's Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gabbe: Obstetrics - Normal and Problem Pregnancies 
Williams' Obstetrics
Lentz: Comprehensive Gynecology

Levy: Occupational & Environmental Health

Abeloff's Clinical Oncology
AJCC Cancer Staging Manual
DeVita, et al.: Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology
Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine
M.D. Anderson Manual of Medical Oncology
Barakat: Principles and Practice of Gynecologic Oncology
TNM Atlas Illustrated Guide to the Classification of Malignant Tumors

Yanoff: Opthalmology
Vaughan & Asbury's General Ophthalmology 
The Wills Eye Manual 
Walsh & Hoyt's Clinical Neuro-ophthalmology


Books @ Ovid has over 100 of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeon's Ebooks including titles like the Orthopaedic Knowledge Update Series.
Chapman's Orthopaedic Surgery 
Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Orthopedics
Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics
Rockwood & Green's Fractures in Adults

see also: LWW Health Library Osteopathic Collection
Channell: The 5-Minute Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Consult
Nichols: Atlas of Osteopathic Techniques
Chila: Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine
DiGionvanna: An Osteopathic Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment
Osteopathic techniques: the learner's guide
Beatty: The Pocket Manual of OMT
Greenman's Principles of Manual Medicine
Nelson: Somatic Dysfunction in Osteopathic Family Medicine

Bailey's Head & Neck Surgery - Otolaryngology 
Cummings Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery

McPhee: Pathophysiology of Disease: An Introduction to Clinical Medicine 
Orchard: Histopathology
The Practice of Surgical Pathology: A Beginner's Guide to the Diagnostic Process ​
Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease
Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology, Fourth Edition Maximum 3 simultaneous users
Rosai and Ackerman's surgical pathology 
Wheater's basic pathology

PEDIATRICS  (see also Neonatology)
see also: American Academy of Pediatrics Ebook Library

Menkes: Child Neurology
Harriet Lane Handbook 
Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics 
Nelson Essentials of Pediatrics
Kendig: Disorders of the Respiratory Tract in Children
Long: Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases 
Rockwood & Wilkins' Fractures in Children

see also: MSU Libraries' Guide to Drug Resources
Katzung's Basic & Clinical Pharmacology
Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics
Patty's Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene
Olson: Poisoning and Drug Overdose
Golan: Principles of Pharmacology:  The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy
Stahl: Essential Psychopharmacology Maximum 1 simultaneous user

AHFS Drug Information
DrugPoint System
Handbook of Injectable Drugs
Medical Letter on Drugs & Therapeutics
Natural Standard (for alternative drugs and herbs)

Bates Guide to the Physical Examination and History Taking
Schwartz: Textbook of Physical Diagnosis: History and Examination

Frontera: Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Delisa's Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation: Principles & Practice
Braddom: Physical medicine and rehabilitation

PHYSIOLOGY - Comprehensive
Berne & Levy Physiology
Boron & Boulpaep: Medical Physiology
Costanzo: Physiology, 6th edition
Ganong's Review of Medical Physiology
McPhee: Pathophysiology of Disease: An Introduction to Clinical Medicine 
Rhoades: Medical Physiology: Principles for Clinical Medicine 5th edition

PHYSIOLOGY - Organ System
Mohrman: Cardiovascular Physiology
Johnson: Gastrointestinal Physiology
White & Porterfield: Endocrine and Reproductive Physiology
Molina: Endocrine Physiology
Kee: Handbook of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base imbalances
Levitsky: Pulmonary Physiology
Vander's Renal Physiology

Watanabe: Anatomy for plastic surgery of the face, head, and neck
Hoschander: Operative Procedures in Plastic, Aesthetic, and Reconstructive Surgery
Grabb and Smith's Plastic Surgery
Neligan's Plastic Surgery
Techniques in Plastic Surgery Series

PRIMARY CARE (see also Family Medicine, Internal Medicine)
5 Minute Clinical Consult
Conn's Current Therapy
Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 
Ferri's Clinical Advisor
Goldman's Cecil Medicine 
Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy 
Goroll: Primary Care Medicine
Fiebach: Prinicples of Ambulatory Medicine
Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics 

see also:  Psychiatry Online (for American Psychiatric Publishing books) 
Current Diagnosis & Treatment:  Psychiatry 
Diagnostic & Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) 
Black: Introductory Textbook of Psychiatry 4 simultaneous users only, if you get an access error please try again in a few minutes.
Kaplan & Sadock's Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry
Massachusetts General Hospital Comprehensive Clinical Psychiatry
Higgins: Neuroscience of Clinical Psychiatry

Spiro: Clinical Respiratory Medicine
Murray & Nadel's Textbook of Respiratory Medicine 
Kryger: Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine 
West: Pulmonary Pathophysiology

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