Within the next years, many important medical textbooks will be available online, free and in full-text. The access to free scientific knowledge will have a major impact on medical practice. The FreeBooks4Doctors Site is dedicated to the promotion of free access to medical books over the Internet.
A networking support programme designed to enable South African women to use the Internet to find the people, issues, resources and tools needed for women's social action
Collections of reviewed Internet resources across all topics
Two-thirds of youth are using the Web to research health information, according to a recent survey by the Kaiser Family Foundation. Half of all online youth have used the Web to research specific diseases; 44 percent to research information about sexual health; and 23 percent have looked up information about drugs and alcohol. The survey contains findings about how youth use the Internet as a health resource, concerns regarding privacy issues and opinions on filtering technology and online pornography. See: http://www.kff.org/content/2001/20011211a
What s going on with the District Health System and Local Government? - Eastern Cape Department of Health
Health Systems Trust
This Newsletter is addressed to all health workers in the Eastern Cape Province whether employed by the Provincial Department of Health or a Local Authority. It is intended to inform and allay uncertainties that health workers may have about the restructuring of the health care system.
The Research, Monitoring and Evaluation Task Team that provides technical expertise to the South African National AIDS Council, is calling for tender applications.