Specific Books and Other Resources in Health Science

Be sure to add online and journal resources as well as books and magazines.  See the attachment below.

Book Title



Breakthrough: How the 10 Greatest Discoveries in Medicine Saved Millions and Changed our View of the World Jon Queijo


Body of Work: Medications on Mortality from the Human Anatomy Lab       Christine Montross 978-159420-125-7
The Checklist Maifesto: How to Get Things Right Atul Gawande 978-0-312-43000-9
Diagnosis from the Dead: The Book of Autopsy Richard A. Prayson, MD


The Blue Death: The Intriguing Past and Present Danger of the Water You Drink Dr. Robert D. Morris 978-0-06-073090-1
Every Patient Tells a Story: Medical Mysteries and the Art of Diagnosis Lisa Sanders, MD


The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures Anne Fadiman 978-0-374-52564-4
How Not to Die: Surprising Lessons from America's Favorite Medical Examiner Jan Garavaglia, MD 978-0-307-40915-7
Dr. Fisher's Life on the Ark: Green Alligators, Bushman, and other "Hare-Raising Tales" from America's Most Popular Zoo and Around the World Lester E. Fisher, DVM 0-9704515-6-3
My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey     Jill Bolte Taylor, PhD 978-0-452-29554-4
Cheating Death: The Doctors and Medical Miracles that are Saving Lives Against All Odds Sanjay Gupta, MD 978-0-446-50887-2
The Anatomist: A True Story of Gray's Anatomy Bill Hayes 978-1-934197-21-5

 The Scapel and the Silver Bear

Lori Alvord, Elizabeth Cohen Van Pelt


Magazine or Journal Title Link
 Online Journal of Issues in Nursing http://www.nursingworld.org/MainMenuCategories/ANAMarketplace/ANAPeriodicals/OJIN.aspx
Online Journal of Nursing Informatics  http://ojni.orghttp://ojni.org
 Online Journal of Rural Nursing & Health Care


 Annals of Long-Term Care


 Global Health Governance http://www.ghgj.org
 The Internet Journal of Nutrition and Wellness


 The Internet Journal of Allied Health Sciences and Practices http://ijahsp.nova.edu