3D Virtual Colonoscopy - This project employs advanced
visualization techniques to achieve virtual imaging and
exploration of the human colon.
A Guided Tour of the Visible Human
- (Washington University Medical School - The MAD Scientist Network).
A Women's Health Web
Site - A Women's Health
Educational Web Site. Includes on-line video lectures of WHNP MS Program at
Texas Women's University, Videos of MS Students Scholarly Presentations and
Videos of Selected Women's Health Topics.
Anatomy & Histology - Martindale's -
Huge resource for the health professional or lay person. Features
interactive anatomy sites of body systems and educational
Atlas Endoscopy of Digestive Diseases (English)
- digestive endoscopy images
- a marvelous site where you can hear a wide variety of common and uncommon
variations in heart sounds. This site will not work on all computers but it
is well worth the trouble of getting the needed programs and extensions.
Autopsy - Autopsy means "see for
yourself". It is a special surgical operation, performed by
specially-trained physicians, on a dead body. Its purpose is to learn the
truth about the person's health during life, and how the person really died.
By Ed Friedlander, M.D., Pathologist
- site maintained on the cyber nurse page. A little unusual but does have
lots of useful information.
CARDIAX - is a computer-aided instructional program of 20 planned cases
in basic cardiology. Development is a collaborative effort between Dr.
Richard Judge, a well-known cardiologist, and the Learning Resource Center
at the University of Michigan Medical School.
Cardiovascular Nursing Simulations - The program consists of two
multimedia patient simulations that require the user to answer open-ended
questions. The purpose of this method is to teach critical decision-making
skills to nursing students and new nurses.
Cells Alive!!! -
This website represents over 25 years of experience capturing film and
computer-enhanced images of living cells and organisms for education and
- Interactive grand rounds from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Conferences on 15 clinical specialties - geriatrics, women's health,
nutrition, cardiology, psychiatry, pulmonary medicine, rheumatology,
nephrology, medical genetics, hematology/oncology, health law and bioethics,
infectious diseases, emergency medicine, endocrinology, and
Dr. Bobs Virtual En-psych-lopedia
- A range of great calculators, links and other stuff related to psychiatry.
ECG library homepage - An electrocardiogram (ECG / EKG) is an
electrical recording of the heart and is used in the investigation
of heart disease. This library is a collection of realistic
looking recordings which will help improve your ECG skills.
EMS Quiz - The following quizzes where designed to work with
the Netscape Browser. For some reason the Internet Explorer
Browser doesn't seem to work correctly.
Simulator/Virtual Patient Simulator - This application provides an eye
motion and pupil response simulator, animations to demonstrate
neurological testing, and quizzes to test comprehension. It also provides
a set of patient cases with various neurological pathologies.
General Organ and Biochemistry - All of the animations listed are used
in association with the General, Organic and Biochemistry Course. The are
in Apple Quicktime format. Each has been reduced in size and quality for
more rapid viewing.
Dermatology Grand Rounds - No
longer updated - provides case studies.
Human Anatomy Online - InnerBody.com
- Insight Online is designed to provide instant logical flow between all of
its related images. To make learning easier, the Insight program is divided
into systems. They can be accessed at the main system menu or from the
system listing page.
Laboratory - Institute of Anatomy University Clinic Giessen. Authors:
Andres Kriete, Lars C. Berger & Torsten Posselt
Interactive Atlases Digital Anatomist Program - 2-D and 3-D
views of the brain from cadaver sections, MRI scans, and computer
reconstructions. 3-D views of thoracic organs reconstructed from 1
mm cryosections of a cadaver specimen provided by Wolfgang
Rauschning. And much, much more!
Interactive Medical Sociology -
Medical Sociology Interactive: a multimedia lecture series.
Table - This page was created by Yinon Bentor.
Introduction to Clinical Medicine: Dermatology Section - An
interactive website with case presentations of interesting problems in
dermatology. CME credit available for some cases.
Transplantation - Discuss the anatomy of kidney (and some anatomy of
the abdomen) and the surgical technique for kidney transplantation.
Lung Sounds - All lung sounds appear courtesy of the
R.A.L.E Repository. To find out more about these lung sounds,
how they were recorded or information about lung sounds in
general, please visit there.
MEDLINEplus: Interactive Health Tutorials - The tutorials listed are
interactive health education resources from the Patient Education Institute.
Using animated graphics each tutorial explains a procedure or condition in
easy-to-read language. You can also listen to the tutorial.
(Vitual Body) - A fantastic and fully interactive guide to the brain,
heart, skeleton and digestive tract.
Updates - A complete review of the asbestos related cancer Mesothelioma, including news from around the world.
Muscles In Action - This is a multimedia interactive HTML
document which will help students learn the muscle actions of the
Handbook - The neonatal guidelines presented on this site
were developed by clinicians primarily for use by medical and nursing personnel working in newborn
special care units throughout Victoria. They do not constitute a textbook, rather, they are designed to
acquaint the reader rapidly with the clinical problem and provide practical advice regarding assessment
and management. Newborn Emergency Transport Service Victoria, Australia.
NetMedicine ACLS Megacode Simulator - Read the case below and
then select an intervention from either of the tool bars by simply
clicking on it with your mouse. When selecting a drug, be sure to
click on the proper dose.
Nursing Education Magazine/Sestrinski
edukacijski magazin je prvi internet časopis za medicinske sestre u Hrvatskoj. Predstavlja neovisni
online časopis za sve medicinske sestre u Hrvatskoj. Sadržajem nudi stručne radove, novosti iz
sestrinstva iz Hrvatske i svijeta, edukacijski materijale, interaktivni forum I još mnogo toga.
[English] Nursing Education Magazine is first Internet Journal for Nurses in
Croatia. It is independent online journal dedicated to all nurses in Croatia. Content include articles, nursing
news from Croatia and worldwide, education materials, interactive forum and lot of other materials.
Interactive Patient Simulators - Interactive Patients, Simulated Patient
Emergencies. Free on-line patient simulators for physicians, PA's, nurses
and others. Simulated adult and pediatric patient emergencies, trauma
simulations, surgical simulations, neurologic simulators and various other
Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support Megacode Simulator - Read the
cases and then select an intervention from either of the tool bars by simply
clicking on it with your mouse. When selecting a drug, be sure to click on
the proper dose.
Screening Physical Exam
- by Arcot J. Chandrasekhar, MD, FRCP, FACP, FCCP at Loyola University is
excellent. In addition to reviewing PE, there are excellent review questions
Virtual Anatomy Textbook (VAT) -This WWW based project is our attempt to
illustrate the ability of the Internet to be used for educational purposes.
The Biology Project
- An online interactive resource for learning biology. The University of
The Heart: An Online Exploration -
From the moment it
begins beating until the moment it stops, the human heart works tirelessly.
In an average lifetime, the heart beats more than two and a half billion
times, without ever pausing to rest. Like a pumping machine, the heart
provides the power needed for life.
"The Interactive Patient" -
at Marshall University School of Medicine is a truly unique Interactive
World Wide Web Program that allows the user to simulate an actual patient
The LUMEN Dissector - is intended solely for educational purposes.
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine - Educational Section, Read
about Nobel Prize related topics or play a game: Play the blood typing
game! Do an ECG on the grumpy Mr. Blue! And much more!
The Virtual Autopsy -
This site combines the fresh new look and new
cases of VIRTUAL AUTOPSY 2 created by Ruth Mackay and myself with the
original cases of THE VIRTUAL AUTOPSY created by Tim Taylor.
The Virtual Library:
Medicine and Health - The WWW Virtual Library
Three dimensional medical reconstruction - This is a
collection of movie clips, showing various medical
reconstructions. These images are derived from slice data from a
variety of medical image modalities such as MR or CT. The two
dimensional slice data from these scanners is used as input for
the three dimensional reconstructions.
Trauma Moulage -
A moulage is a practice scenario,
where you have a patient to assess and manage appropriately. These
moulages were the first on the internet and more are planned for
Virtual Anesthesia Machine - Interactive and most advanced
computer simulation of an anesthesia machine with visualization of
gas flows inside the machine. Requires free registration.
Virtual Hospital: A digital library of health information -
Health care providers are in constant need of
current, authoritative medical information in order to help them take better
care of their patients. Patients also need access to current and
authoritative medical information to help them live healthier lives and take
better care of themselves when ill.
Visible Human cross sections
- Images from the Visible Human Project-NLM) are
used under a license agreement to Dr. JA McNulty.
Virtual Labs -
The Virtual Labs
Series produced by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) has won top
honors in the Pirelli INTERNETional Award competition.
Brain Atlas: - "An incredible collection of MR images of the brain. A
well designed and easy to use web site that includes 'Tours' of pathological
conditions as well as MPEG movies. Also offers a self-quiz on anatomical
structures. The on-line atlas has sections on normal brain, cerebrovascular
disease, neoplastic disease, degenerative disease, and
Zygote - A developmental Biology Website.