Medicine, Nursing, and Other Health Fields

Articles and information about medicine, nursing, pharmacology, and other health fields, as well as JH medical libraries and institutions.

Internet Explorer (IE) Will Go Away June 2022


Note:  IE will go away in June 2022 and will no longer be supported by Microsoft.
  • Fewer and fewer websites and web-based applications will work with it
  • Microsoft will no longer try to identify and fix security threats
  • More information here
    Microsoft is finally retiring Internet Explorer in 2022 - The Verge           

Films about Johns Hopkins Hospital

Hopkins 24/7 (ABC News, 2000) -- "Groundbreaking six-part... series filmed at Johns Hopkins Hospital... over a three-month period. The series graphically depicts modern medicine as practiced at the hospital... Each broadcast consists of a series of interwoven stories featuring staff and patients, their triumphs, tragedies and everyday routines."

Hopkins: inside one of America's top hospitals (2008) -- This sequel to "Hopkins 24/7" focuses on young physicians in training at Johns Hopkins Hospital.



Nurses (2002) -- This 5-part Discovery Channel series was filmed at JH Medical Center. 

Something the Lord Made (HBO, 2004) -- Filmed at Hopkins, this is the dramatic true story of Dr. Alfred Blalock (Alan Rickman) and African-American lab technician Vivien Thomas (Mos Def), who developed a procedure for performing heart surgery on "blue babies" in the 1940s.

A Hospital Never Sleeps (1952) - Originally broadcast in 1952, this is a film documenting what the Johns Hopkins Hospital ER was like.