National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC)

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National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC)

Description

The National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC) is an information dissemination service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). NDDIC was established to increase knowledge and understanding about digestive diseases among people with these conditions and their families, health care professionals, and the general public. To carry out this mission, NDDIC works closely with a coordinating panel of representatives from Federal agencies, voluntary organizations on the National level, and professional groups to identify and respond to informational needs about digestive diseases.

The Web site addresses the following topics:

  • Digestive diseases - A to Z list of topics and titles
  • Statistics
  • Clinical trials and guidelines
  • Awareness and prevention series
  • Celiac disease awareness campaign
  • Additional resources
  • Order publications
  • About the clearinghouse

Developer:

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (U.S.)

Funding Sources:

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (U.S.); National Institutes of Health

History

Release Date: 2003
Original Summary: October 2003
Last Updated: 05/19/08

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