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Users input phrases to be translated from English into Spanish, French, German, Italian or Portugese. Users may also input phrases for translation from Spanish, French or German into English. SDL International.
- Foreign Language Translation at AltaVista
Translates inputted text or an entire web page from English to French, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Korean, or Chinese and vice-versa. AltaVista Company.
- FreeTranslation.com from SDL International
An easy-to-use site for rapid translations where you can get the "gist" of foreign language text and web pages. Translates from French, Spanish and German into English, and from English into French, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Italian and Norwegian. SDL International, Inc. .
- The Medlingua Project
Checkbox patient interview templates in English, Spanish, German, French, and Italian. Users are provided with side-by-side translation for questions. Knoll Deutschland .
- Articles on Aboriginal Health from eMJA
Articles and editorials from the Medical Journal of Australia on health issues affecting aboriginals.
- International Medscape Homepages
REG A regularly updated collection of Medscape's key clinical content including news, conference summaries, articles, treatment updates, clinical management modules, Medline and Cochrane abstracts, practice guidelines, and links to professional organizations. Free registration.
- Diversity Rx
A clearinghouse of information on how to meet the language and cultural needs of minorities, immigrants, refugees and other diverse populations seeking health care. Updated August 2000. DiversityRx.
- Immigrant Medicine: An Essential Guide for Health Care Professionals
A CME module which covers the symptoms and treatment of conditions likely to occur in recent immigrants to the United States.
- Native American Medicine CME
Free courses on Native American diabetes, cancer, alcoholism, and oral health. University of Colorado School of Medicine.
- Multilingual Health Information Catalogue at Sydney
Users select from a large directory of health topics or disease conditions. The service returns patient education documents in Spanish, English, French, Arabic, Korean, or Chinese. South Eastern Sydney Area Health Service.
- Consumer Health Brochures in Multiple Languages
Electronic access to over 200 health education brochures in 24 different languages. This is a project of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library.
- Spanish Patient Education Materials Project
A variety of Spanish language education documents on various diseases for patients and their families. PDF format. Published by the University of Utah Health Sciences Center and funded by the National Library of Medicine. Univ. of Utah.
- MEDLINEplus Spanish
The National Library of Medicine's consumer Web site offers Spanish language materials on numerous health topics.
- Asian Pacific Islanders Women's Health
Documents to assist physicians in helping their female Asian Pacific Islander patients understand the importance of cervical and breast cancer screening. Materials are available in Samoan, Cambodian, Chinese, Thai, Laotian, Vietnamese and Korean. FDA, Los Angeles District.
- Ask NOAH About: Health Topics and Resources (in Spanish)
Presents extensive, spanish language, well categorized links to selected patient education briefs. New York Online Access to Health- a government sponsored effort. .
- Healthfinder - Spanish
A government-maintained directory of Spanish-language patient education documents with coverage of over 300 topics from 70 government agencies and nonprofit organizations. Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
- Primary Care Cross Cultural Resources
A directory of links to articles, curriculums, books, and organizations regarding cultural competency in the delivery of healthcare. University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine.
- Transcultural and Multicultural Health Links from Indiana U.
Annotated links to resources that support care of diverse populations, including ethnic, religious and special populations. Indiana University.
- EthnoMed Home Page of Cultural Medicine
Articles on cultural beliefs and medical issues pertinent to the healthcare of recent immigrants, ex. Cambodian. Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington .
- Multilingual Glossary of Medical Terms from U. Gent
Translation of 1,830 terms into Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Portuguese or Spanish. Heymann's Institute of Pharmacology.
- Ethnic Statistical Fact Sheets from AHA
Fact sheets and statistical information on cardiovascular disease risk factors, procedures and mortality in various populations. American Heart Association.
- GASNet Electronic Phrasebook
Translation for simple medical terms in German, Hebrew, Italian and Spanish. Sidney Helperin, MD.
- Alaska Native Traditional Health, Medicine and Healing
This site includes materials describing traditional health, medicine and healing practices of Alaska Native people and their applicability today. Alaska Native Knowledge Network.
- Health Status and Determinants of Health of Hispanic Populations
This course is designed for pre-clinical or clinical medical students, and any other health professional interested in learning about the health of Hispanic subpopulations in the United States and abroad. Baylor College of Medicine.