Dental Hygiene and Dental Research Organizations
Centre for Evidence-Based Dentistry: The Centre for Evidence-based Dentistry, established in 1995, with the aim of promoting the teaching, learning, practice and evaluation of evidence-based dentistry world-wide.
The Cochrane Collaboration: Cochrane is a global independent network of researchers, professionals, patients, carers, and people interested in health.
International Association for Dental Research: Its mission is : (1) to advance research and increase knowledge for the improvement of oral health worldwide; (2) to support and represent the oral health research community; and (3) to facilitate the communication and application of research findings.
National Center for Dental Hygiene Research and Practice: The dhnet serves as the home base for the National Center for Dental Hygiene Research & Practice and your connection to research resources that support dental hygiene education, practice and research.
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research: NIH is the nation’s medical research agency, supporting scientific studies that turn discovery into health.
Health Information Centers
National Health Information Center: Home of the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
Health finder: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, a government website where you will find information and tools to help you and those you care about stay healthy.
Oral Cancer Foundation: The role of dental and medical professionals.
Dental Hygienist’ Guide to Using the Internet
Dental Hygiene Guide to the Internet: Tech Savvy Dental Professional
PubMed: PubMed comprises more than 24 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.
United States National Library of Medicine: The world’s largest biomedical library.
The Cochrane Collaboration / The Cochrane Library: A collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about Cochrane groups.
Dental Medicine Library at the University of Pennsylvania: A place to pursue knowledge beyond traditional boundaries.
The Stanford Health Library: Stanford Health Library provides scientifically-based medical information to help people make informed decisions about their health and health care.