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Nursing Point-of-Care Tools: Patient Education in English

Just-in-time tools and links for Nurses in direct patient care.

Patient Education and Consumer Health

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The purpose of this Guide is to provide quick access to some of the best patient education sources currently available. 

These are some of the best and most reliable sources for patient handouts, as reviewed by medical Librarians. 

Best Bet : 

Consumer Health & Patient Education Databases : Find Articles and Patient Handouts

The following can be used to supplement the official Ascension Wisconsin Patient Education resources, but do not replace them.  

Nursing Reference Center - Patient Education

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These are the sites we recommend :

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The following is a list of recommended resources that are freely available on the web. 

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