This major biomedical and pharmaceutical database indexes international journals in the following relevant fields: drug research, clinical and experimental human medicine, health policy and management, and public health.
EMBASE, the Excerpta Medica database, produced by Elsevier Science, is a major biomedical and pharmaceutical database indexing over 3,500 international journals in the following fields: drug research, pharmacology, pharmaceutics, toxicology, clinical and experimental human medicine, health policy and management, public health, occupational health, environmental health, drug dependence and abuse, psychiatry, forensic medicine, and biomedical engineering/instrumentation. There is selective coverage for nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, psychology, and alternative medicine. EMBASE is one of the most widely used biomedical and pharmaceutical databases because of its currency and in-depth indexing. Frequent updates allow access to the latest medical and pharmacological trends. Approximately 375,000 records are added yearly.
Brings together resources of 2 international databases: Public Health & Tropical Medicine (PHTM) database, previously produced by the Bureau of Hygiene & Tropical Diseases (BHTD), and the human health and diseases information extracted from CAB ABSTRACTS
Keywords: AIDS; Communicable Diseases; Community and Public Health; HIV; Human Nutrition; Medicinal and Poisonous Plants; Parasitic Diseases; Tropical Diseases
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