The ATS Top Twenty Reference Web Sites

The following Web sites provide information found to be particularly useful for researching terminology, laboratory and prescriptions:

Web Site Name Brief Description of Contents from Web Site
mediLexicon Medical dictionary, ICD-9 codes, pharmaceutical companies, medical abbreviations, hospitals and associations.
webmd Diabetes, high blood pressure, shingles, prescription medicine, drugs, herpes, Ask the Doctor, HPV, pregnancy, drug information and prescription drugs. Definitions of dental and orthodontic terms.
MT Desk Now part of the Dorland’s family of resources for MTs, MT Desk is the essential information resource for medical transcriptionists everywhere. MT Desk aims to be the largest electronic collection of resources for MTs.
FDA Orange Book Approved drug products from the Food and Drug Administration.
RXList Internet drug index.
AMA DoctorFinder DoctorFinder provides you with basic professional information on virtually every licensed physician in the United States. This includes more than 690,000 doctors.
OU Physicians University of Oklahoma Find a Physician database. We feature a directory of over 1,000,000 doctors from all over the country. We also have doctors who specialize in many different areas listed here, including a large number of Family Doctors.
WebMD Physician Directory WebMD’s physician directory.
Yellow Pages Yellow Pages local directory.


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