Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering


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External Publications

  • Building a Better Delivery System: A New Engineering/Health Care Partnership (2005)
    From the National Academy of Engineering and the Institute of Medicine
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  • The Best Practice: How the New Quality Movement is Transforming Medicine (2008)
    By Charles Kenney
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Healthcare Information Basics

  • Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations
    This is available through a Purdue Libraries subscription to StatRef! which also provides access to drug information and disease state resources.
  • Medi-lexicon (formerly Pharma-lexicon)
    A dictionary of over 200,000 medical, pharmaceutical, biomedical & healthcare acronyms and abbreviations. Plus medical news and searches for the medical, pharmaceutical or healthcare professional.

General Health Resources

Applying academic research to transform healthcare delivery.