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NUTR 2523 - Nutrition: Background

Background Information

Background information are found in sources such as specialized subject encyclopedias, handbooks, and dictionaries.  Background sources can provide definitions, dates, and names of important persons and events for a topic as well as additional titles to be consulted in books, journal articles, and conference proceedings.  They are very useful for organizing a search strategy.

Merck Manual

Background Sources

CREDO Reference

Adam Medical Encyclopedia