Biomedical Information Resources

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USC, WWW, Natl Databases

USC Health Sciences Libraries

Norris Medical Library - All Electronic Resources (Journals, Books, Databases, Course articles, etc.)

Ovid Databases - MedLine, CancerLit, AIDSLINE, etc.

HELIX - Online Catalog

PDAs for the Health Sciences - Information and Resources for Palm users

Electronic Resources - Journals, Books, Databases, etc.

Electronic Journals A-Z - 750 Electronic journals

Journal Information Sources - Tools and tips for finding relevant journal articles

Electronic Books A-Z - Available free to USC users

Electronic Reserves - Course articles, books, etc.

Wilson Dental Library - All electronic resources

Searching the Internet

PubCrawler - Free update service for PubMed and GenBank

Searching the Web (Norris)

Google

Overture - formerly Goto.com

MedNets Search Engines

USC Information Services Division (ISD)

USC Information Services Division - Libraries, Computers, Telecommunications

USC Libraries (non-HSC) - All non-HSC university libraries

Homer - Online library catalogs

Electronic Resources - Books, Journals, Abstracts, Current Contents, etc.

USC Campus Directories - Faculty, Staff and Students

Software Downloads - Web browsers, Telnet, Email, FTP, Norton Antivirus, etc.

Modem Dialup Numbers - Area codes 213, 323, 818, 626, 310, 714, 562, 949, 909, 661

USC University Bookstores & Computer Store

USC University Bookstores &amp Computer Stores

National Library of Medicine

National Library of Medicine - All electronic resources

PubMed - Search MEDLINE

MEDLINE Plus - Health topics, drug information, dictionaries, directories, other resources

NLM Gateway - Gateway to search Medline, Medline Plus and other information databases

Merriam-Webster Medical Dictionary - on MedlinePlus

Drug Information - Guide to more than 9,000 prescription and over-the-counter medications

A.D.A.M. Medical Encyclopedia - More than 4,000 articles about diseases, tests, symptoms, injuries, and surgeries. Includes extensive library of medical photographs and illustrations

Health Organizations - NIH, NLM and private health-related organizations

Clinical Trials - Information about clinical research studies for patients, their families and members of the public

Medical Directories - Physicians, health professionals, hospitals, etc.

Health Information (USDHHS) - Publications, clinical trials, health hotlines, literature references, special programs, etc.

healthfinder\174 - Guide to health information at U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

First Gov - Links to many U.S. government websites

Genetic and Protein Databases

National Center for Biotechology Information - PubMed, GenBank, Genomes, etc.

Search GenBank - GenBank DNA Sequence Database

GenBank Overview - A HOWTO page on GenBank

Search OMIM - Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) database

Protein Data Bank - 3-D Macromolecular Structure Database


Educational Resources

Basic Science Education

All the Virology on the WWW - Courses, notes, images, books, dictionaries, links

Anatomy-Histology Tutorials (Utah) - Normal cross-sectional anatomy (male/female), neuroanatomy, histotechniques, special stains, procedure manuals, electron microscopy (normal, benign, malignant)

Brain Atlases (Utah) - Flash tutorial on neuroanatomy of the brain

Brain Development and Maldevelopment (Iowa) - Tutorial with images

Fatty Acid Metabolism (Utah) - Synthesis, oxidation, modification, ketone bodies

Functional Anatomy of Basal Ganglia (Iowa) - Tutorial with tables and schematic diagrams

NetAnatomy - Radiographic, cross-sectional and gross anatomy

Gross Anatomy (Arkansas) - Anatomy tables, Labeled images (Eye, Nose and Paranasal Sinuses, Pharynx and Larynx, Brain, Spinal Cord, Thorax, Hand), Anatomical models

Gross Anatomy (Michigan) - Anatomy tables, Surface anatomy, Labeled anatomy images, Labeled radiology images (x-rays, MRI, CT), Practice quizzes, QuickTime movies (Back, Thorax, Pelvis, Head and Neck)

Gross Anatomy (Stritch, Chicago) - Cross-sectional anatomy and tutorial, practice exams, master muscle list

Gross Anatomy (Georgetown) - Anatomy tutorials, images, practical practice tests

HEAL Database - Health Education Assets Library - multimedia database

Hyperbrain (Utah) - Neuroanatomy syllabus with images, quizzes, atlas, glossary, practical exams

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation (Iowa) - By organ system: muscular, cardiovascular, nervous, endocrine, GI, genitourinary, respiratory, skeletal

Medical Biochemistry (Indiana) - Online textbook with diagrams

MedSchool.com - Lectures, USMLE quizzes, clinical vignettes, textbooks[$]

MedWeb Plus - Database of health information websites

Mini-tutorials (Utah) - AIDS, breast cancer, CNS diseases, diabetes, inflammatory bowel disease, myocardial infaction, obesity, prenatal diagnosis, prostate pathology, renal cystic disease, TB, urinalysis

Multimedia Textbooks (Iowa) - 40+ tutorials with images: anatomy, pathology, dermatology, ophthalmology, pulmonary, otolaryngology, surgery, etc

NeuraLinksPlus (Colorado) - 2500+ links to neuroscience websites

Neurosciences (Arkansas) - Images (brain, spinal chord), practice practical exam

Neuroscience Resource Page (Wisconsin) - Global anatomy home page, National Board Review practice questions

Neuroscience Resources (Wisconsin) - Resources at UW and beyond

NeuraLinks Plus by Mark Dubin (Colorado) - Neuroscience links (diseases, physiology, cognition, psychology, senses, etc.)

Neuroscience Tutorial (Columbia) - Neuroanatomy, neuronal signaling, synaptic transmission and neurotransmitters, brain imaging, glossary

Neuroscience Tutorial (Washington University, St. Louis) - Illustrated guide to the essential basics of clinical neuroscience

NetBiochem (MCP Hahnemann & Utah) - Tutorials, summary tables, animated graphics

Pathology Quizzes (Utah) - 1600 quiz items (multiple-choice, essay, practicals), general, organ system & clinical pathology, general review

Pathology at SUNY (Upstate) - Case studies, image reviews

Virtual Slide Box (Iowa) - Histology and Histopathology slides

WebPath (Utah) - General & organ system pathology, lab exercises, quizzes, mini-tutorials, AIDS, anatomy, histology

Virtual Hospital (Iowa) - Information for healthcare providers

Clinical Education

Cardiology - ECG Learning Center (Utah) - Tutorial, Images, Quizzes

Cardiology - Heart Animation (Utah) - Tutorial [requires Macromedia Flash]

EKG Links - links (needs updating)

Guide to Reading and Understanding the EKG - by Henry Feldman, MD

Cardiology - Heart Sounds - Web Demo only, CD ($)

Dermatology - Indiana - Dermatological Resources - images, cases and links

Hardin MD (Iowa) - Medical Images

Hardin MD, Dermatology (Iowa) - Dermatology Pictures / Skin Disease Pictures

Hardin MD, Dermatology (Iowa) - Images by Tom Ray, MD

Dermatology - Electronic textbook - The Internet Dermatology Society

eMedicine - Reference and journal articles, news, CME

EnviroDx (Utah, New Jersey) - Environmental-related clinical cases & tutorial

Hematology Teaching Cases - American Society of Hematology

Hypertension Online (Baylor) - Slide library, video animations, clinical trials, CME

Lipids Online (Baylor) - Atherosclerosis and other lipid-related disorders

MedSchool.com - Lectures, USMLE quizzes, clinical vignettes, textbooks[$]

MedWeb Plus - Database of health information websites

Multimedia Textbooks (Iowa) - 40+ tutorials with images: anatomy, pathology, dermatology, ophthalmology, pulmonary, otolaryngology, surgery, etc

Multiple Sclerosis (Utah) - Tutorial, Images, Videos

OB/GYN - Human Reproduction (Utah) - Lectures, Seminars, Cases, Slides, Videos, Quizzes, Glossary, Review

Ocular fundus (Drexel) - Tutorial with 59 clinical case examples

Pediatric Cases (Harvard) - Child growth, development, behavior, and adolescent health

Pulmonary Curriculum (Stritch, Chicago) - Structure, function, mechanisms of disease, history & physical, diseases, therapeutics, etc

Skeletal Radiology Tutorial (Indiana) - by Darren Davenport, MD

Radiology Education - many links

Virtual Hospital (Iowa) - Information for healthcare providers

Biomedical Image Databases

Alta Vista - Search for images on www

AIDS Pathology (Utah) - Textbook of AIDS Pathology (PDF format), HIV tutorial, opportunistic infections, Kaposi's sarcoma, malignant lymphoma, Lymphoid interstitial pneumonitis (LIP), progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML)

Atlas of Human Anatomy in Cross-Section (Iowa) - Labelled images: head, neck, shoulders, thorax, abdomen, pelvis, upper/lower limbs

Atlas of Liver Pathology (Iowa) - Tutorial with images

Atlas of Microscopic Anatomy (Iowa) - Images and tutorials: cells, tissues, organ systems

Biology Image Library - from journals published by BioMed Central

Brain / Spinal Cord Atlases (Utah) - Coronal brain, brain spinal chord, MRI axial brain, MRI coronal brain, MRI saggital brain

Cardiothoracic Imaging (Yale) - Anatomy, techniques (CT, EKG, Nuclear, MRI), images, videos, audio, cases

Dermatology - Indiana - Dermatological Resources - images, cases and links

Dermatologic Pathology - Iowa - DermPathTutor - by Mary Seabury Stone MD and Thomas L. Ray MD

Dermatology Image Bank (Utah) - Dermatology images, quiz, videos

Digital Atlas (Washington) - 2D and 3D views of brain, neuroanatomy, thoracic organs, knee

Digital Library (Alabama) - 40,000+ images, pathology, gross & microanatomy, ECG, cytology, endoscopy, radiology, etc.

Digital Slice of Life (Utah) - Images of cardiovascular, CNS, skin, endocrine, urogenital, GI, musculoskeletal, peripheral nerves, respiratory, reticuloendothelial, ENT systems

Dissections of the Real Brain (Iowa) - Labelled dissections of the human brain plus comments

Ed's Basic Histology Gallery - 100 annotated histology images, lecture notes (Univ Health Sci, Kansas City)

Gross Anatomy (Arkansas) - Anatomy tables, Labeled images (Eye, Nose and Paranasal Sinuses, Pharynx and Larynx, Brain, Spinal Cord, Thorax, Hand), Anatomical models

Gross Anatomy (Michigan) - Anatomy tables, Surface anatomy, Labeled anatomy images, Labeled radiology images (x-rays, MRI, CT), Practice quizzes, QuickTime movies (Back, Thorax, Pelvis, Head and Neck)

Gross Anatomy (Stritch, Chicago) - Cross-sectional anatomy and tutorial, practice exams, master muscle list

HEAL Database - Health Education Assets Library - multimedia database

Histology (Loyola-Chicago) - 23 annotated slide modules with 44 practical exams, links to other Histology websites

images.MD - 40,000+ high-quality medical images in many clinical areas, requires subscription ($)

Interactive Atlas of Thoracic Viscera (Washington) - Cross sections, x-rays, CT scans, 3-D slabs and animations, contrast studies

Lung Anatomy - Tutorials with images: lobar, bronchial, left & right segmental; CT images

Medical Images and Illustrations (South Carolina) - links to resources

Medical Images, Illustrations and Videos - Links provided by The Karolinska Institute (Sweden)

Neuroanatomy Tutorial (Utah) - Labelled CNS images (external views; sagittal, coronal & transverse sections)

Normal Human Anatomy (Utah) - Labelled cross-sections and quizzes

Normal Radiologic Anatomy plus Quizzes (Iowa) - X-Ray, CT, MRI and Ultrasound: Head and Neck, Thorax, Abdomen, Pelvis, Upper & Lower Extremity

Ocular fundus (Drexel) - Tutorial and quiz with 66 clinical examples - by Christof Daetwyler MD

Evidence Based Clinical Exam (Drexel) - videos

Most Common Errors in the Clinical Exam (Drexel) - videos with Steven Peitzman MD

GEM (gender and ethnics in medicine) project (Drexel) - videos

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Photo Galleries - Biomedical and science-related images from all 27 institutes and centers, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Public Health Image Library (PHIL) - Images, illustrations & videos by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS)

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) Images - Images from journal articles provided by the PubMed Central (PMC) website, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS)

Radiology Atlas Images (Arkansas) - Thorax, abdomen, pelvis and perineum, upper and lower limb, head and neck

Systemic Histology (Duke) - Endocrine, GI, accessory GI glands, connective tissue, hematopoietic, lymphoid, cardiovascular, respiratory, skin, nervous, urinary, male/female reproductive systems

The Big Picture Book of Viruses (Tulane) - Indexed by name, genome type, host, disease - by David M. Sander PhD

Virtual Slide Box (Iowa) - Histology and Histopathology slides

WebPath (Utah) - 1900+ images, general pathology, organ system pathology, AIDS pathology, normal cross-sectional anatomy, neuroanatomy, electron microscopy, lab exercises, 1600 quiz items, tutorials

Whole Brain Atlas (Harvard) - Radiological images of the normal, cardiovascular, neoplastic, degenerative, inflammatory or infectious disease

Embryology / Development

Basic Embryology Overview (Penn) - Annotated slide show (day 1 - week 38), one QuickTime movie (3.2 Mb)

Embryology Course (New South Wales) - Serial sections, Carniege stages, Kyoto series, notes by stages and systems, QuickTime movies

Embryo Images - National Museum of Health and Medicine

Morphing Embryos (NOVA, PBS) - Time-lapse movie of human embryo development (QuickTime, AVI, etc)

Normal & Abnormal Embryo Images (North Carolina) - Labeled scanning electron micrographs (SEMs) and line drawings of mammalian development by organ system

Visible Embryo - Images and descriptions of embryo development (day 1 - week 40)

Medical Ethics

Virtual Mentor Case Index - AMA Journal of Ethics

Continuing Medical Education

CME at Keck School of Medicine (USC)

Bernard Sklar's Online CME presentations

MedSchool Education Websites

Drexel University College of Medicine - Medical Education Web Server

Michigan State Univ - Radiology and Anatomy

UCLA School of Medicine - Home Page

Univ Oklahoma College of Med - Hippocrates Online Resources

Univ of Utah School of Medicine - Medical Student Website

Medical Student Websites

AMWA - Student Division - American Medical Women's Association Student Division

Medical Students (AAMC) - Information for Medical Students

MedLoans (AAMC) - Financial Aid Information

Minorities in Medicine (AAMC) - Scholarships and other information

Careers in Medicine (AAMC) - Help for medical student career planning

AMSA - American Medical Student Association

ANAMS - Association of Native American Medical Students

NYU Medical Student Clubs

MedCenter (USC) - Keck School of Medicine Student Server

MedicalStudent.com - Links to medical textbooks, patient simulations, CME, etc

MedSchool.com - Lectures, USMLE quizzes, clinical vignettes, textbooks[$]

Student Doctor Network

SNMA - Student National Medical Association

Virtual Reality Resources

Anatomical Resources (Wright State) - Skull, Knee, Heart, Testis, Lung, Hand, Foot [QuickTime]

MRI, Light and Electron Microscopy (Denmark) - Virtual Reality Images [QuickTime]


Medical Organizations

U.S. and Canadian Medical Schools

Amer Assoc Med Colleges (AAMC) - All U.S. and Canadian Med Schools

Liaison Committee on Medical Education - All Accredited Medical Schools

U.S. Medical Organizations

Aerospace Medical Association

American Academy of Family Physicians

American Academy of Dermatology

American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

American Cancer Society (ACS)

American College of Physicians

American Diabetes Association

American Heart Association

American Holistic Medical Association

American Lung Association

American Medical Association (AMA)

American Medical Women's Association (AMWA)

American Podiatry Medical Association

American Society of Hematology

Association of American Indian Physicians

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

California Blood Bank Society (CBBS)

California Medical Association (CMA)

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association

National Hispanic Medical Association

National Medical Association (NMA)

International Medical Websites

AMA Office of International Medicine

World Medical Association (WMA)

Government Health Resources

FirstGov - All U.S. government information and public services

DHHS - Department of Health and Human Services

NIH - National Institutes of Health

NCI - National Cancer Institute

NCBI - National Center for Biotechnology Information

NCRR - National Center for Research Resources

BIRN - Biomedical Informatics Research Network

Body Mass Index (BMI) Calculator - National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NIH)

BMI Calculator for Palm - National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NIH)

Body Mass Index (BMI) Calculator - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) - Cancer information -

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Clinical Trials - Information about clinical research studies for patients, their families and members of the public

Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion - U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Dietary Guidelines - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and Department of Agriculture (USDA)

healthfinder® - Guide to health information at U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

California Department of Health Services

New York State Department of Health

American Association of Medical Assistants

American Dietary Association (ADA)

American Medical Informatics Association

Association for Hospital Medical Education


Other Information

Medical Education - Residency Programs - International Clerkships

Careers in Medicine (AAMC) - Career planning for medical students

Assoc of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

American College of Surgeons Division of Education

Financial Aid Information (AAMC)

NBME Home Page - Natl Board of Medical Examiners

AAFP Directory - Family Practice Residency Programs

Clinical Medicine

Chinese Medical & Biological Information (CMBI)

Clinical Medicine Resources - Norris Medical Library

Doctor's Guide to the Internet - News, cases, articles

eMedicine - Reference and journal articles, news, CME

GeneralPediatrics.com - Links to case studies, patient simulations, CME courses, evidence-based medicine resources, journals, policie statements, clinical practice guidelines, professional societies

Harriet Lane Links (Johns Hopkins) - Retired but gives suggestions

DermAtlas (Johns Hopkins) - Dermatology image atlas

General Pediatrics - General Pediatrician's View of the Internet - by Donna M. D'Alessandro MD

Healthfinder - U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services

MIDAG - Medical Image Display and Analysis Group (UNC)

Martindale's - The Reference Desk

MedMark - Medical resources by specialty

MD Consult - Clinical Information

Multimedia Textbooks (Iowa) - 40+ tutorials with images: anatomy, pathology, dermatology, ophthalmology, pulmonary, otolaryngology, surgery, etc

PedInfo - Links to Pediatrics forums, disease information, medical & surgical subspecialties, research, institutions, education, residencies, publications, software

QuackWatch - Your Guide to Health Fraud, Quackery, and Intelligent Decisions

Virtual Naval Hospital (Iowa) - curated and funded by Michael P. D'Alessandro MD and Donna M. D'Alessandro MD

AIDS Therapy and Information

AIDSinfo - AIDS/HIV research, treatment, prevention and medical practice guidelines

AIDS - HIV - ÆGIS

AIDS Pathology (Utah) - Textbook of AIDS Pathology (PDF format), HIV tutorial, opportunistic infections, Kaposi's sarcoma, malignant lymphoma, Lymphoid interstitial pneumonitis (LIP), progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML)

AIDS Resources - Norris Medical Library

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) -

Center for AIDS Prevention Studies

HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report - Center for Disease Control

HIV/AIDS Physician Resources - AMA website

HIV Sequence Database (Los Alamos) - Includes Molecular Immunology database

HIV/AIDS Information Services - National Library of Medicine Specialized Information Services

HIV/AIDS Page - Federal Drug Administration

Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report - Center for Disease Control

Project Inform

Health Information and News

1Up Health - Medical encyclopedia, diseases, symptoms, tests and exams, surgery and procedures, clinical trials, nutrition, injuries and wounds, poisons, etc

AccentHealth - TV network which delivers health programming to > 10,000 patient waiting rooms

Body Mass Index (BMI) Calculator - halls.md Health calculators and charts

Doctor's Guide - News, articles, cases

Mayo Clinic - research, news

Medscape from WebMD

Medscape for Medical Students - News, Reviews, Articles and More ...

Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA)

WebMD Health - Health news, advice

Journals and Publications

750 Electronic journals - Norris Medical Library

Tools and tips for finding relevant journal articles - Norris Medical Library

JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association

JAMA & Archives

Journal of the National Cancer Institute

NEJM - New England Journal of Medicine

Oxford University Press

University of Chicago Press

Yale University Press

General Information and News

Library of Congress - Catalogs, Collections, Research Services

U.S. Copyright Office - Information, Publications, Legislation, Announcements

Enclyclopedia Britannica

Los Angeles County Public Library

Los Angeles Times

Pasadena Star-News

New York Times

San Francisco Examiner

Wall Street Journal

Just For Fun

Space Science (NASA)

NASA Human Spaceflight

Hubble Space Telescope images

Global Weather - U. Wisconsin SSEC

Space.com

Long Beach Aquarium

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Dangerous creatures of the sea (Utah)

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Museum of Modern Art, New York

Modern Art Oxford

Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco

Wisdom by Richard Rathe

Yahoo Music - Music, videos etc.


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