Website Resources: Treatment of Risk Factors for Early Onset Dementia

Alzheimer Society of Canada:
American Association of Retired Persons: The benefits of life after 50:
American Diabetes Association:
American Health Care Association: A consumer’s guide to nursing facilities:
American Heart Association:
American Stroke Association:
BC Mental Health and Addiction Services:
Canadian Association for the Fifty Plus:
Canadian Diabetes Association:
Center Watch: Clinical trials listing service:
Clinical Evidence: – extensive collection of evidence-based synopses to clinical queries:
Cochrane Library: High quality evidence to inform people providing and receiving care, and
those responsible for research, teaching, funding and administration at all levels:
EMBASE: (URLs and institutional methods of access vary) – biomedical and pharmacological
information; over 13 million records.
Evidence-Based Mental Health: Web site and journal dedicated to facilitating access to high
quality information regarding mental health care: and
Food and Drug Administration:
Geriatrics & Aging: A Physician’s guide to the key issues and current trends in Geriatric
Medicine and Research.
Healthnet Canada: Free public health resources:
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada Risk Assessment:
International Abstracts: Parkhurst Publishing online.
Internet Mental Health: Dr. Philip Long: Internet Stroke Center: The Internet Stroke Center is a non-profit, educational service of
Washington University School of Medicine:
Iowa drug info service: The IDIS database is a bibliographic indexing service for 200 premier
English language medical and pharmaceutical journals:
Medical Letter: The editorial process used for both publications creates a consensus of expert
opinions resulting in prescribing recommendations that are completely independent of the
pharmaceutical industry:
Mirkin Report:
National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease:
National Heart Lung and Blood Institute:
National Stroke Association:
Netting the evidence: – an evidence-based virtual library and links to journals.
Neuroland: Clinical Neurology Information for Professionals:
The Global Burden of Disease: Harvard University Press, 1997:
The Stroke Group: Information exchange group:
Therapeutics Choices – Canadian Pharmacists Association:
Therapeutics Letter (UBC): Evidence based information on drug therapy:
World Health Organization:
Worst Pills, Best Pills : Public Citizen is a national, nonprofit consumer advocacy organization
founded by Ralph Nader in 1971 to represent consumer interests in Congress, the executive
branch and the courts.
Zoonotic Diseases: Can diseases jump from animals to people?