General Nursing Web Sites

Agency on Healthcare Research and Quality  - A variety of resources including research & quality and patient safety

Acronyms - An A to Z list of acronyms & abbreviations

Auscultation Assistant- A side developed to help students appreciate the different audio characteristics of heart murmurs and breath sounds
Cardiac Examination / Heart Sounds: This online program focuses on the four common valvar lesions in the left heart. site provides the equivalent of classroom lectures and demonstrations with the use of the latest web-based multimedia technology.

Care Plans 


Health Literacy Columbia University:

Healthy People 2020
Heart Sounds & Murmurs-Texas Heart Institute -Presents auscultation of various heart sounds as they relate to the anatomy, physiology, and diagnosis of cardiovascular disease.
Heart Sounds & Murmurs- University of  Washington - Demonstration of heart sounds and murmurs

Lab Tests on Line

Lung Sounds - A variety of normal and abnormal lung sounds from University of California, Davis

Medical Terminology Online course


Virtual Pediatric Hospital 

Wound Care Network