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Evidence Based Decision-Making

Searching for Health Promotion Literature

Sections: 

A. Introduction



B. Searching: steps and tips



C. Bibliographic Databases:



1) MEDLINE http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi

2) HealthComm KEY http://www.cdc.gov/od/oc/hcomm

3) Cochrane Collaboration http://cochrane.mcmaster.ca



by Penney Kirby

Penney Kirby (pkirby@interlog.com) is a librarian who specializes in Health Promotion database and Internet searching. Currently she is working at the Canadian Cancer Society as information specialist for the Canadian Health Network Cancer Affiliate.

Ontario Public Health Association

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468 Queen Street East, Suite 202 Toronto, Ontario M5A 1T7
(416) 367-3313, Fax:(416)367-2844 Toll-free: 1-80
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Health Canada: Health Promotion Development

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  The resources page of the Health Promotion Development Online (Health Canada) provides online access to several publications of interest to those involved in HP, including:

Developing and supporting school health programs. Role for family physicians.

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Type of Resource: Book
Source: Canadian Family Physician, (1998) 44, 821-824.
Author: Yaffe, M. J.
 

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