The expanded version of the CINAHL index, CINAHL Plus provides an even wider scope of nursing and allied health journals, as well as a higher number of records, full-text and cited references. Content includes additional allied health literature and biomedical resources and records date back to 1937. In addition, CINAHL Plus provides Evidence-Based Care Sheets and Quick Lessons which provide concise overviews of diseases and conditions and outline treatment options.
Comprehensive Journal Index and Additional Resources for Nursing and Allied Health Professionals
CINAHL Plus provides nurses, allied health professionals, researchers, nurse educators, and students with an expanded version of CINAHL, The Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, and includes access to additional journals and increased content covering a wide range of topics including nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.
CINAHL Plus also contain nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing, and the American Nurses' Association as well as access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, audiovisuals, book chapters and more.
Powerful Research Tool
An essential tool for nursing research, CINAHL Plus provides an easy-to-use interface with basic and advanced search features and searchable cited references. CINAHL Subject Headings help users effectively search and retrieve information and follows the structure of the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) used by the National Library of Medicine.
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