Patient Education in Other Languages
See also: Patient Education in English
Patient Education and Consumer Health
The purpose of this Guide is to provide quick access to some of the best patient education sources currently available.
These are some of the best and most reliable sources for patient handouts, as reviewed by medical Librarians.
Patient Education in Hmong
Patient Education in Spanish
This page shoes how to pull Patient Education Handouts in other languages from the following AW library resources:
Patient Education in NRC Plus
* Patient Education Handouts in NRC Plus (English and Spanish Only) (docx)
Patient Education in Other Languages via Access Medicine
Once in AccessMedicine, click on the Patient Education Tab.
The default language is English. Click on the down-arrow to see other options, including Chinese, French, Korean, Portuguease, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese.
Not every patient education handout will be available in all languages listed.
Patient Education in Other Languages via Clinical Key
Lexicomp - Patient Education in Other Languages
Lexicomp Clinical Drug Reference
In LexiComp, click on the Patient Education Tab [highlighted in yellow above].
Enter keywords to search for the desired patient ed handout.
In the left side, you'll see a Language option.
English is the default. Click the down arrow to see other languages available.
Not every handout is available in every language.
You can also choose to print an English-language copy of non-English leaflets, which can be helpful for the caregiver to know what was covered.
Natural Medicines - Patient Handouts
Natural Medicines includes patient handouts that can be distributed at the point-of-care.
When available, you will see links to consumer friendly information in English, Spanish, or French.