Health and Prevention


What are the Health Topics and Prevention Topics?
Is the health information created by Vanderbilt?
Whom do I contact if I would like more information on or have questions about the health information and preventive topics links?


What are the Health Topics and Prevention Topics?
Links to authoritative and reliable information on common health topics have been provided by Vanderbilts Eskind Biomedical Library. Topics include chronic disease management, prevention and screening recommendations and are selectively displayed to match your specific health needs and conditions.


Is the health information created by Vanderbilt?
No, the health information provided to you has been carefully selected and reviewed for accuracy and quality by Vanderbilt clinicians and consumer health information specialists. Most of the resources are sponsored by authoritative government agencies and professional organizations and are freely available via the World Wide Web.


Whom do I contact if I would like more information on or have questions about the health information and preventive topics links?
The Eskind Biomedical Library maintains a large collection of electronic resources in its Consumer Health Digital Library. Vanderbilt patients and family members are encouraged to search this collection at Consumer Digital Library. If you have additional questions about quality health information, contact the Eskind Biomedical Library at (615) 936-1410.