PBL: Health & Society Resources
Owner: Linda O'Dwyer

Description: Resources curated by Ronit Lever, MD

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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality “For Professionals” --> “Clinicians & Providers” --> (select) “Clinical Guidelines and Recommendations” OR “Prevention & Chronic Care” OR “Quality & Patient Safety” Tags Save
American Academy of Pediatrics “Advocacy & Policy” --> “AAP Policy” (Article Search Tool); Filter Search By: “Policy” --> “Policy Statement”; Try searching for “Home Birth” for your 1st PBL case. Tags Save
CDC: Social Determinants of Health Social determinants of health statistics (i.e. smoking, alcoholism, poverty, etc.) Tags Save
CDC: WONDER Wide-ranging Online Data for Epidemiologic Research: a rich ad-hoc query system for the analysis of public health data. Tags Save
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention “More CDC Topics” --> “Data & Statistics” Tags Save
Community Health Needs Assessments: Lurie Childrens's Hospital Tags Save
Community Health Needs Assessments: Northwestern Medicine Tags Save
Cook County Public Health Dept “Resources” --> “Data and Reports” Tags Save
Health Care Cost Institute “HCCI Publications” --> Healthcare cost and utilization reports; Issue briefs; Fact sheets Tags Save
Illinois Dept of Public Health “Data and Statistics” --> select one of several option to query IL public health databases (i.e. birth rates, infant mortality, hospitalizations, substance abuse, transmissible diseases, etc) Tags Save
National Guideline Clearinghouse Database for evidence-based medical guidelines Tags Save
NIH: National Library of Medicine: Health Services Research & Public Health Information Programs “HSR General Resources” --> “Data, Tools and Statistics”; “HSR Topics” --> (select topic) Tags Save
TOXNET: Toxicology Data Network Links: Drugs & Breastfeeding (LACTMED), occupational chemical exposures, household product safety, hazardous substances database (HSDB) Tags Save
US Preventive Services Task Force Screening guidelines for various diseases Tags Save
World Health Organization "Data" --> "Reports"; "Data" --> "Map Gallery" Tags Save