Gamba's Links

Brazilian Agencies and Organizations

Ciencia Hoje on-line (Portuguese only)
CNPq - WWW ( available in English and Spanish)
DATASUS - Home Page (Portuguese only)
Diretório de Bases de Dados da Saúde - Assistência à Saúde - Área Temática 04 (Portuguese ony)
Fapesp Home Page (available in English)
FINEP ( available in English)
Fundação IBGE - Homepage ( available in English and Spanish)
Fundação SEADE (Portuguese only)
Home Page da Fundação Nacional de Saúde - FNS (Portuguese only)
Home Page do Ministério da Saúde (Portuguese only)
Instituto do Coração (InCor) (Portuguese only)
Previdência Social (Portuguese only)
Secretaria da Receita Federal ( available in English and Spanish)

Grants and Contracts

National Institutes of Health -- Grants and Contracts

Health Economics

Cochrane Corner: Economics and health care [18-4]
Health Economics - Places to Go

International Agencies and Organizations

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Home Page
U. S. Environmental Protection Agency Home Page
Food and Drug Administration Home Page
National Center for Health Statistics
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Safety Council Home Page
Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology
Office of Technology Assessment Archive
Organization for Economic Cooperationand Development
The Global Health Network
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) Home Page
The World Bank Group
United Nations Home Page
USDA Home Page
World Health Organization WWW Home Page

Internet Resources


Backbone da RNP ( available in English and Spanish)
Internet via Embratel (Portuguese only)
Provedores de Acesso no Brasil (Portuguese only)
Servidor WWW da RNP - Rede Nacional de Pesquisa ( available in English and Spanish)


DCS HTML Course: Title Page
Doctor HTML v5
HTML Bad Style Page
HTML Forms and Tables Index
HTML Quick Reference (8/20/96)
Introduction to HTML
Introduction to HTML: Table of Contents
NCSA--A Beginner's Guide to HTML Home Page
PittWeb Publisher's Guide
WebCounter Home Page

The Internet

Internet Society Home Page
OAK Software Repository
Survey of Higher Education WWW Sites
Welcome To NCSA
Welcome to Netscape

The World Wide Web

Higher Education & WWW
Introduction to the World Wide Web
The Internet and the World Wide Web
The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
World-Wide Web Servers: Summary

Internet Searches

General Queries

BookMarks - AlterNex Search
Welcome to Lycos
WhoWhere? PeopleSearch

Medical Queries

HealthGate - Home Page
Medical World Search
HealthStream - Gateway Home


BIREME - HomePage
GPO Access at Purdue University
Health Services/Technology Assessment Text
Institute for Scientific Information® (ISI®) Home Page
James Hardiman Library, University College Galway, Galway, Ireland
National Network of Libraries of Medicine Home Page
SilverPlatter Worldwide Library
Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library
The World-Wide Web Virtual Library: Epidemiology
U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)
WWW Virtual Library: Biosciences: Medicine
Yale Library

Medical Journals

Annals of Internal Medicine
JAMA Homepage
MedWeb: Biomedical Internet Resources
Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report
New England Journal of Medicine On-line - Home Page
The British Medical Journal
The Journal of Clinical Investigation

Medical Sites


MedicMail - Ponto de Encontro de médicos e profissionais da Saúde

Critical Care

Society of Cricial Care Medicine


AHCPR Guidelines
American College of Cardiology
Antibiotic Guide
CDC Prevention Guidelines Database
Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine
Clinical Guidelines
Cochrane Collaboration
Doctor's Guide
Evidence-based Health Informatics
Foresighted Practice Guidelines: Homepage
Guideline Appraisal Project Home Page
Health Services/Technology Assessment Text
Health Topics A-Z
New cardiac risk guidelines for athletes are published
Primary Care - Clinical Practice Guidelines
RxList - The Internet Drug Index

Medical Informatics

American Medical Informatics Association
Ear, Nose, & Throat Information
Duke Medical Informatics Home Page
Interactive Patient Home Page
Medical Informatics
Sociedade Brasileira de Informática em Saúde
Stanford Medical Informatics Home Page


End-Stage Renal Disease: Choosing a Treatment That's Right For You
ERA-EDTA: Homepage
Hypertension, Dialysis and Clinical Nephrology (HDCN): Renal Disease Electronic Journal / Hypertension, Dialysis, Nephrology Information Server
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation
Sociedade de Nefrologia do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
United States Renal Data System
WebPath: The Internet Pathology Laboratory


Ask the Dietitian(tm)
Food and Nutrition Information Center
Food and Nutrition Information Center Publications and Databases
Food Composition Data
Links to Nutrition Software Companies on the Web
NutriBase Interactive On-Line Nutrient Database
NutriGenie - Software for Better Health
The Fitness Zone
The National Agricultural Library

Starting Points

Martindale's Health Science Guide
Medical Matrix

Visible Human

NPAC Visible Human Viewer User Guide
The Visible Human Project

Quality - ISO 9000

American Society for Quality Control
Cost & Quality Quarterly
Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
ISO 9000 Forum
ISO Easy!
ISO Online!
National Committee for Quality Assurance

Statistical Software

SAS Institute Inc. WWW Site
SPSS Home page - One
Visual Statistics System

University Index

DataLake - World-Wide University Index