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MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's consumer health website covering diseases, conditions, and wellness issues. Foot health is one of the health topics; another is Foot injuries and disorders.
The VSPR consists of six online learning modules and five learning-through-simulation activities which utilise a virtual simulated patient. It is designed for all healthcare professional disciplines and specifically for undergraduate learners. Registration is required but it's free.
This Australian project is funded by Health Workforce Australia and the Department of Health, Victoria. The modules and simulation activities are designed to be completed prior to attending clinical placement, to enable learners to maximise learning opportunities in the clinical setting.
The modules are:
1.Introduction to Non-Technical Skills in the Healthcare Environment
4.Teams in Healthcare
The entire program should take about six hours to complete.
Australian database of streaming videos from free-to-air and pay-TV, selected for tertiary institutions.
Lecturers and students can find and instantly watch Australian television content.
Features of this database include:
* Instant streaming access to more than 10,000 programs via computer, tablet, or smartphone;
* Archive of programs from 2006, with up to 80 new programs added weekly;
* Content which includes documentaries, drama, series, and more from both free-to-air and pay-TV;
* Study guides and articles to complement the programs.
Please note that Informit EduTV uses a different interface from the Informit bibliographic databases and Informits media database, TVNews. You can browse EduTV by learning areas or you can use basic or advanced search. You can access study guides from the Resources tab.
In Informit EduTV, you can register in order to access personalised functions such as adding favourites, and creating clips and playlists. (Look for the Register link at the top right of the Informit EduTV screen.) You can register using any email address, as long as you do so having accessed (and logged in to) the database from a CSU Library webpage.
A searchable database of Australian free-to-air television news, current affairs, and (selected) documentary programs, available as digitised video.
TVNews is an Informit Media database, available via Informit Online. It can be searched in combination with other Informit databases.
It provides video from television news and current affairs programs, and selected documentaries, from the Australian free-to-air networks. All individual stories from a particular broadcast are indexed and have detailed summaries. TVNews is updated daily, with stories from an evening news broadcast generally being available the next morning.
The video for each story or documentary is available in WMV format as a progressive download, allowing viewing to begin before the total video file is transferred. Items range in duration from less than 30 seconds for short news stories, to more than 60 minutes for selected documentaries. Transcripts are NOT included.
A ProQuest database featuring the full-text of Australian and New Zealand newspapers. Previously called ANZ Newsstand
This database includes titles from Fairfax (including The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald) and News Ltd (including The Australian, The Adelaide Advertiser, and The Herald Sun), plus leading regional and local newspaper titles from Australia and New Zealand, and transcripts and wire feeds from ABC programs.
Coverage varies, but most newspaper content is available from the mid- to late-nineties.
A global news and business information service, with most material available in full-text. It covers science, health, education, the humanities, and other subjects but has a focus on business, including business news, and company and industry research.
Factiva is produced by Dow Jones, a leading global provider of economic and financial information.
The database has full-text content from newspapers, newswires, business journals, market research reports, analyst reports, and websites.
It includes material from :
* Australian newspapers, including The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald, and Business Review Weekly
* US newspapers, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal
* Magazines, journals and trade publications, including Forbes and Newsweek
* Newswires, including AFP, Reuters, and Dow Jones
* company reports
* other content including TV and radio podcasts; and major news and business information websites, blogs and message boards.
Coverage varies but goes back as far as 1980.
There is a useful online Help Guide available from ProQuest. It includes help pages on Simple Search, Search Builder (CSU's subscription defaults to Search Builder), Results pages, Companies/Markets, and Sample Searches.
NOTE: CSU Library has only 3 concurrent-user licences to Factiva. If you can't get access, try again later.
The functions of this board include: registering podiatrists and students; developing standards; handling complaints and investigations; assessing overseas practitioners; and approving accreditation standards and accredited courses of study.