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One important resource to utilize when looking for patient or consumer-friendly health information is the CAPHIS Top 100 List: Health Websites You Can Trust:
This website is split into different topical areas:
Micromedex, Lexicomp, Dynamed, and Natural Medicines all have patient-friendly language handouts. Many hospitals and health centers where you will be fulfilling your IPPE and APPE hours will also have patient-friendly language handouts. But, these resources are either subscription-based or institution-specific. The resources listed below are free and can also be used once you finish your IPPE or APPE hours or once you graduate from Drake.