This database is an indexing and abstracting tool covering the communications disorders literature, with focus on speech-language pathology and audiology. Quickly identify and connect to reliable information from multiple sources , including journal articles and books, along with access to profiles of researchers working in this area.Coverage: 1950 - current
TL: Contains list of guidelines and systematic reviews from 2001 to present that have implications for clinical practice (speech or audiology). Can be browsed by keyword for topic or by resource type. A summary and brief appraisal of the relevant segment of each guideline or systematic review is provided. This work has been conducted by ASHA's National Center for Evidence-Based Practice in Communication Disorders (N-CEP).
TL: Covers both the nature and use of language, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Specific areas include applied linguistics, the history of linguistics, the history of language and education. Articles from over 1200 journals, books and conference proceedings are included. Coverage began in 1973 and updates are provided monthly.
D: Indexing for top nursing and allied health journals, including publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses Association. Covers nursing, biomedicine, consumer health, alternative medicine, and more. Coverage: 1982-current.
Offers complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association, covering nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative complementary medicine, consumer health, and 17 allied health disciplines.
In addition, CINAHL offers access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters. This database also provides full text for 56 journals plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments, clinical trials.