Ferris State University | College of Pharmacy | Professor of Pharmacy Practice

A Collection of Useful Websites

Health Care Tools
Medscape for PharmacistsPharmacist section of this useful medical information website
STATSSteve's Attempt to Teach Statistics (this not Dr. Durst's website, but it is helpful for statistics topics)
Ferris State College of Pharmacygoes without saying
Monthly Prescribing ReferenceThis is useful for new drugs and prescribing information
P450 InteractionsExcellent tables of p450 substrates, inhibitors and inducers
Drugs.comA drug information website
Diabetes for Patients Drug information resources for patients
MAPS You can track the narcotic prescriptions for a specific patient
GR Family Practice ResidencyThis is on the MERC website
FRAX calculatorCalculates 10 year fracture risk, click their "calculation tool" tab first to identify your patient population.

Literature and EBM

PubmedSearch for medical references
Netting the evidenceAn incredible collection fo EBM related websites
Free Medical JournalsA collection of links to free medical journals. Hence the name :-)
Cochrane ReviewsSystematic reviews of medical questions

Non-HealthCare Useful Sites

Merriam Webster DictionaryIt is no good knowing something, if you can't communicate it.
World Atlas and GeographyIn case you decide to visit somewhere besides here
RefDeskAn impressive collection of facts and useful resources

Fun Sites

Traveler IQ ChallengeThis is a fabulous geography game

Palm Users Websites

EpocratesThis is the best single drug information resource for the palm
Lexi-compThe second best single drug information resource for the palm. Many options available
Palm TipsheetUsers information for Palm Users
Pocket Gearanother software resource
Software ArchivesSoftware for the Palm
OlivetreeYou can put the bible on your palm

Diet and Nutrition

DASH dietDiet to improve blood pressure
NIH obesity guidelinesWhat the government thinks you should do for your obese patient