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Patient Education Resources

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AccessMedicine: Patient Education Handouts

Summaries of basic but critical topics regarding disorders and treatment details in .pdf format; in several languages including Spanish.

ClinicalKey: Patient Education

Over 15,000 patient handouts customizable for contact information, special instructions, text size, and language. Many from AAFP.

Healthiest Weight: A Life Course Approach [.pdf]

Collection of articles dealing with how physicians can work with their patients to overcome the challenge of obesity.

Pediatric Care Online: Pediatric Patient Education

A comprehensive pediatric patient education library of handouts on numerous topics, including well child visits, vaccine information, autism, violence prevention, safety, prevention and treatment of injuries in child athletes, and many more.

Understanding Mental Disorders: A Patient and Family Resource

Collection of disorder-specific chapter/handouts for distribution to patients and families. The chapters are taken from APA Publishing's popular consumer health title, Understanding Mental Disorders: Your Guide to DSM-5.