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Government Documents on Health
Many U.S. Government agencies produce publications dealing with health and other medical subjects. These publications are available in paper, microfiche, CD-ROM,and the Internet. Subject headings you can use to search for such documents in the Library Catalog include:
|Health Care Reform--United States
Medical Care, Cost of United States
Public Health--United States
Public Health--United States--Statistics
United States Independent Payment Advisory Board
United States--Statistics, Medical
The principal index for U.S. Govt. documents is the Monthly Catalog of U.S. Government Publications HSSE REF & Periodicals 016.353 Un36 which is available online from 1976-present.
A useful index for U.S. Govt. statistical publications is Proquest Statistical Insight (Purdue users only) and the Congressional Information Service (CIS) Index HSSE REF 328.73005 C76 is a good index for congressional publications. Connect HERE for information on downloading Purdue Libraries Ebooks. Data Planet Statistical Data Sets also( (Purdue Users Only) provides access to a wide variety of health data sets.