Search Engines

MedlinePlus USA National Library of Medicine
PatientUK Links to UK-based medical information resources
TRIP Health database with search facility
Bandolier UK
Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic US patient information
MamaHealth A meta search engine for health topics
National Library for Health UK patient resources
Pubmed US Library of Medicine. Medical journal articles.
National Cancer Institute US National Library of Medicine's Cancer search
Medhunt Search of all medical websites
JAMA Patient Education Journal of the American Medical Assn Patient information
WebMD General health information
Medscape Academic articles
Clinical Knowledge Summaries NHS library
Harvard Medical School US educational site (general)
Dermnet (NZ) New Zealand skin site
SearchMedica Health Meta search engine (General medicine)
National Institute of Health (USA) Search this website
National Institute for Clinical Excellence (UK) Literature reviews (general)
Cochrane Database Systematic reviews of research
National Library of Medicine (US) Databases with American focus
Websurg Videos of operations (requires registration)
Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) US US Government site covering credible information
eMedicine Peer reviewed knowledge base
British Medical Journal search UK
British Medical Journal knowledge base UK
Encyclopedia of Surgery For patients
Lab Tests Online Understand your lab tests Peer reviewed, non-comercial site
Cancerbackup (UK) General advice on cancer
Medica The GP's search engine Intended for professional GPs
netdoctor (UK) UK bias.Covers a wide range of general medicine
WRAPIN "Worldwide reliable advice to patients" Trustworthy medical sources. A European project
Healthology Physician generated health topics
Better Health Channel Australia (Vic) government
eMedicine from WebMD (US) General Surgery topics


Reviewed on 25th September 2013

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