Welcome to the Patient Resources section of the NDMA website.
Two keys to good patient health are a strong patient-physician relationship and ready access to reliable, patient-centered health information. The following resources provide medical information that may be useful to you.
General Information Resources
Medem - The Medem Medical Library provides patients with reliable healthcare information from introductory to advanced texts.
Mayo Clinic - Health information from Mayo Clinic clinicians and researchers.
Advance Care Planning and Health Care Directives
Honoring Choices North Dakota - This group was formed in June 2013 to organize a statewide initiative to impove advance care planning in the state. This website offers some great information. NDMA is a participating member.
Health Care Directives - Honoring Choices provides resources for health care directives.
Other Information Resources
Autism Spectrum Disorders Resource Booklet - This resource from North Dakota's Department of Human Services can help you research autism and services available (last updated July 2014).
National Institutes for Health - This NIH website provides patients with a wide range of information regarding clinical trials for a variety of conditions and diseases.
National Cancer Institute - This NCI website provides current information about cancers.
Symptoms of Alcohol Use Disorder - Recognizing Alcoholism - Am I an alcoholic?