This area holds links to electronic resources that allow students to connect with other important health and medicine resources. Try visiting these sites to deepen your knowledge of key health issues in the HCA curriculum.
Cardiovascular health – Atherosclerosis: a science review – great images and teaching about coronary artery disease.
Nutrition and obesity – Choose My Plate – helpful tools to think about diet choices and health.
Cancer Biology – CancerQuest – An introduction to cancer biology from Emory University’s Winship Cancer Institute with some great games to support your learning.
Emergency Room Trauma – ER case from trauma.org – A more advanced attempt to respond to an emergency trauma patient brought to your care – try this out and see what decisions need to be made.