Website Resources: Treatment of Risk Factors for Early Onset Dementia

Alzheimer Society of Canada: http://www.alzheimer.ca/en
American Association of Retired Persons: The benefits of life after 50: http://www.aarp.org
American Diabetes Association: http://www.diabetes.org
American Health Care Association: A consumer’s guide to nursing facilities:
http://www.ahca.org
American Heart Association: http://www.americanheart.org
American Stroke Association: http://www.strokeassociation.org
BC Mental Health and Addiction Services: http://www.bcmhs.bc.ca
Canadian Association for the Fifty Plus: http://www.carp.ca/
Canadian Diabetes Association: http://www.diabetes.ca/
Center Watch: Clinical trials listing service: http://www.centerwatch.com
Clinical Evidence: – extensive collection of evidence-based synopses to clinical queries:
http://www.clinicalevidence.com/
Cochrane Library: High quality evidence to inform people providing and receiving care, and
those responsible for research, teaching, funding and administration at all levels:
http://www.cochranelibrary.com
EMBASE: (URLs and institutional methods of access vary) – biomedical and pharmacological
information; over 13 million records. http://www.embase.com/
Evidence-Based Mental Health: Web site and journal dedicated to facilitating access to high
quality information regarding mental health care: http://www.cebmh.com/ and
www.ebmentalhealth.com
Food and Drug Administration: http://www.fda.gov/cder/
Geriatrics & Aging: A Physician’s guide to the key issues and current trends in Geriatric
Medicine and Research. http://www.geriatricsandaging.ca
Healthnet Canada: Free public health resources: http://www.healthnet.ca/
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada Risk Assessment:
http://ww2.heartandstroke.ca/hs_risk.asp
International Abstracts: Parkhurst Publishing online. http://www.parkpub.com
Internet Mental Health: Dr. Philip Long: http://www.mentalhealth.com/ Internet Stroke Center: The Internet Stroke Center is a non-profit, educational service of
Washington University School of Medicine: http://www.strokecenter.org/
Iowa drug info service: The IDIS database is a bibliographic indexing service for 200 premier
English language medical and pharmaceutical journals:
http://www.uiowa.edu/~idis/idisnews.htm
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: http://www.medletter.com
Mirkin Report: http://www.drmirkin.com/
National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease: http://www.womenheart.org
National Heart Lung and Blood Institute: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov
National Stroke Association: http://www.stroke.org
Netting the evidence: – an evidence-based virtual library and links to journals.
http://www.nettingtheevidence.org.uk/
Neuroland: Clinical Neurology Information for Professionals: http://www.neuroland.com
The Global Burden of Disease: Harvard University Press, 1997:
http://www.who.int/topics/global_burden_of_disease/en/
The Stroke Group: Information exchange group: http://www.thestrokegroup.com
Therapeutics Choices – Canadian Pharmacists Association:
http://www.pharmacists.ca/index.cfm
Therapeutics Letter (UBC): Evidence based information on drug therapy: http://www.ti.ubc.ca/
World Health Organization: http://www.who.int/en/
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. http://www.citizen.org/hrg/
Zoonotic Diseases: Can diseases jump from animals to people?
http://www.whyfiles.org/180zoonotic_disease/