Christianity and Healthcare Research Guide

KC/Wright State and Affiliates Catalog
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Useful LC SUBJECT HEADINGS for this topic:

Body, Human--religious aspects
Chrsitian sociology
Chrisianity
Chrisianity and justice
Church work groups--health aspects
Cloning--religious aspects
Community--religious aspects
Creeds
Death--religious aspects
Embryology, human--religious aspects
Euthanasia--religious aspects
Good and evil--religious aspects
Healing--religious aspects
Healing in the bible
Health--religious aspects
Hospital care--religious aspects
Human genetics--religious aspects
Human reproduction--religious aspects
Life--religious aspects
Medical care, cost of
  Medical ethics--religious aspects
Medicine--religious aspects
Nursing--religious aspects
Older people--medical care--religious aspects
Pain--religious aspects
Right to die--religious aspects
Right to health care--religious aspects
Social justice--religious aspects
Spiritual healing
Stem Cells--research--religious aspects
Stewardship, Christian
Suffering--religious aspects
Suicide--religious aspects
Terminal care--religious aspects
Tragic the--religious aspects
Transplantation of Organs, Tissues, Etc--religious apsects
Wealth-religious aspects
  Note: to focus your search specifically to Christian aspects regarding a topic, many headings with the subheading "religious aspects" can be further limited by the subheading "Christianity"

Example: Body, human--religious aspects--Christianity

Useful MeSH SUBJECT HEADINGS for this topic:

Religion and medicine

Useful LC CALL NUMBERS on this subject:

  BD300-450   Ontology. Being. The soul. Life. Death  
  BJ1188-1295   Religious ethics  
  BL115 .M25   Christianity and Medicine  
  BR1-1725   Christianity  
  BS1-2970   The Bible  
  BT10-1480   Christian Doctrine. Doctrinal theology  
  BX1-9999   Christian Denominations  
  HQ1073-1073.5   Thanatology. Death. Dying  
  HV1-9960   Social and Public Welfare  
  QH426-470   Genetics  
  QH471-489   Reproduction  
  QH501-531   Life (biology)  

Useful NLM CALL NUMBERS on this subject:

  W60   Medical Ethics  
  W61   Medical philosophy and logic  
  W 85.5   Right to die  
  WB310   Terminal Care  
  WB880   Mind-body interactions. Mental healing  
  WB885   Faith healing  

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  R BL31 .E46   The Encyclopedia of Religion
  R BR95 .E8913 1999   The Encyclopedia of Christianity
  R W50 R279 2003   Religious Traditions and Healthcare Decisions
  R WZ 330 R822e 2000   Encyclopedia of Medicine in the Bible and the Talmud

PERIODICAL INDEXES/DATABASES

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ATLA Religion Database
Index to articles, book reviews, and essays on religion and theology
 
Arts and Humanitites and Social Sciences Citation Index
Citations and cited references from over 1,100 arts and humanities journals and over 1700 journals in the social sciences
 
Religion and Philosophy Collection
A comprehensive database covering such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy with over 290 full text journals
 
CINAHL (Nursing and Allied Health)
Index to over 1500 nursing and health publications
 
Electronic Journals Center
Full-text indexing service for over 2000 online scholarly and research journals
 
Health Source (Academic)
Provides access to nearly 590 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also featured are abstracts and indexing for over 627 journals
 
MEDLINE
International index to journals in the biomedical sciences
 
Academic Search Complete
Provides full text for more than 3,430 scholarly publications covering a wide variety of academic areas of study
 
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Periodicals available in the KC library

Christianity Today
Journal of Christian Nursing
 

Periodicals available through the Electronic Journal Center

Hastings Center Report
Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved
Journal of Religion and Health

Bioethics Network of Ohio
http://www.benoethics.org/
A statewide association of Ohio health care professionals, chaplains, attorneys, and academics all of whom have an active interest in ethics issues concerning medicine, patient care, policy, and law.

 

Bioethics Resources on the Web
http://www.nih.gov/sigs/bioethics/
Provided by the National Institutes of Health, these resources provide background information and various positions on issues in bioethics

 

Center for Health Ethics
http://ethics.missouri.edu/
Maintained by the University of Missouri, this site provides links to academic ethics centers.

 

Center for Practical Bioethics
http://www.practicalbioethics.org/
The center seeks to solve moral problems by educating and empowering healthcare professionals; provides information and links to other useful websites.

 

The Hastings Center
http://www.thehastingscenter.org
The Hastings Center is recognized as the leading organization in advanced research and studies in biomedical ethics.

 

Virtual Religion Index: Ethics and Moral Values
http://virtualreligion.net/vri/
A guide to web based research on religion from Rutgers University