need help.. plsss

  1. we have a community immrsion.. our topic for health teaching is
    "chronic bronchitis"
    my prob.s are i have no idea about this topic and how can I discuss the topic comprehensively and correctly..
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  2. 2 Comments

  3. by   Daytonite
    you need to do some studying yourself to find out as much about this subject as you can. learn about the signs and symptoms, what the leading causes of it are, what tests are done to detect it, and what the treatment is for it.

    here is a list of weblinks where you can search for information about "chronic bronchitis". these sites are designed for the consumer (lay public) and not so much for professionals. the way you will find these sites set up will be a good way for you to organize your own presentation.

    medline plus (use the search box) http://www.medlineplus.gov/

    healthfinder (use the search box) http://www.healthfinder.gov/

    medicine net diseases & conditions a to z index http://www.medicinenet.com/diseases_...ns/article.htm

    medicine net symptoms & signs a to z index http://www.medicinenet.com/symptoms_...ns/article.htm

    medicine net procedures & tests a to z index http://www.medicinenet.com/procedure...ts/article.htm

    health a to z - diseases and conditions page (use the search box) http://www.healthatoz.com/healthatoz...z/dc/index.jsp

    aetna intelihealth (use the search box) http://www.intelihealth.com/ih/ihtih...0/408/408.html

    peacehealth consumer information (use the search box) http://www.peacehealth.org/

    emedicinehealth first aid and consumer health information list of topics from a to z http://www.emedicinehealth.com/scrip...ticlekey=60185

    for sites aimed more at healthcare personnel:

    merck manual of diagnosis and therapy (use search box) http://www.merck.com/mrkshared/mmanual/sections.jsp

    family practice notebook (use search box) http://www.fpnotebook.com/index.htm

    medicine net diseases & conditions a to z index http://www.medicinenet.com/diseases_...ns/article.htm

    cleveland clinic disease management project (only major diseases)http://www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/...icineindex.htm

    emedicine http://www.emedicine.com/ (you may have to register to view articles, but registration is free)

    web md index list of medical conditions http://www.webmd.com/a_to_z_guide/health_topics.htm
  4. by   dekciwozzehs
    thk you thk you thk you Daytonite! take care alwz..

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