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The student begins with the patient, continues with the patient, and ends his studies with the patient, using books and lectures as tools, as means to an end - Sir William Osler, Aequanimitas, 1905

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Old Works of Art Are Helping Med Students Learn How to Diagnose

Artists have long been fascinated by illness, rendering everything from syphilis to arthritis to tuberculosis in careful brush strokes. The diseases depicted, frozen on the canvas, have in turn created a type of diagnostic mystery for modern day physicians. As an intellectual exercise that doesn't require medical malpractice insurance, for years doctors have been publishing their theories and arguing with each other over the diagnoses of people long dead.

The discoloration and breast malformation depicted in Rembrandt's "Bathsheba at Her Bath," for instance, has been explained away with a variety of possible causes. Papers have argued that everything from breast cancer to tuberculous…

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 Old Works of Art Are Helping Med Students Learn How to Diagnose

Artists have long been fascinated by illness, rendering everything from syphilis to arthritis to tuberculosis in careful brush strokes. The diseases depicted, frozen on the canvas, have in turn created a type of diagnostic mystery for modern day physicians. As an intellectual exercise that doesn't require medical malpractice insurance, for years doctors have been publishing their theories and arguing with each other over the diagnoses of people long dead.

Aspiring Docs

We''re the organization that represents all 126 accredited medical schools that grant the M.D. degree and more than 400 major teaching hospitals in the United States. We also administer the MCAT'' exam and manage the application process for medical school.

Student Consult

STUDENT CONSULT titles are the core textbooks you need – combined with the technology you expect! When you purchase a title with STUDENT CONSULT, a unique pincode unlocks the full text online, so you can start building your own online library and search across all your books.

Student Doctor Network

SDN is a nonprofit web site that started as a grassroots Web community at the University of Kansas in the mid-1990s. Since then, SDN has emerged as one of the most comprehensive and most useful student-driven resources on the Internet.


Welcome to StudentDoc, one of the oldest sites devoted to life as a medical student. Starting with your premed years, prepping for the MCAT and applying to medical schools, StudentDoc takes you through the transformative journey from student to physician.

Forensic Medicine for Medical Students

The only website for medical students dedicated to forensic medicine.

INSIDER Medical Admissions

Put a former Harvard admissions insider to work for you and optimize your chances of success.


The website ranks #1 on Google for "learning radiology." There are thousands of links to material on this site from Google alone including hundreds of university programs in radiology, emergency medicine, internal medicine, physician assistant, emergency medical technician and radiologic technologist programs.

Let's Talk Medicine

We are a group of Saudi medical students who are highly dedicated to ease studying and reviewing process in your medical school journey. Here in this website we offer different basic and clinical aspects that will hopefully help you to solidify your knowledge and skills.


Med-Source provides you with the resources you need to save time, and get some sleep during med school.

Medical School and Residency

provides students with information that is relevant at each point in their medical education from admission to graduation.

Medical School Headquarters takes the RELEVANT pre med and medical school topics and creates a one-stop shop for you to quickly get the information you need.

Medical Student Research Journal

The Medical Student Research Journal (MSRJ) is the only academic journal in the United States authored, reviewed, and published by medical students for medical students. It is dedicated to promoting the scientific achievements of medical students, teaching principles of peer and article review, and providing editorial, publishing and leadership learning experiences.

On The Wards

Empowering the next generation of patient-centred doctors.

Pathology Student

I hope you find a lot of useful pathology information here on Pathology Student. My goal is to spread the path love to as many people – students, residents, physicians, interested people of all types – as possible. Pathology is really cool – and learning about it should be fun, not distressing!

Summer Medical & Dental Education Program

SMDEP is a FREE (full tuition, housing, and meals) six-week summer academic enrichment program that offers freshman and sophomore college students intensive and personalized medical and dental school preparation.

the NNT

We are a group of physicians that have developed a framework and rating system to evaluate therapies based on their patient-important benefits and harms as well as a system to evaluate diagnostics by patient sign, symptom, lab test or study. We only use the highest quality, evidence-based studies (frequently, but not always Cochrane Reviews), and we accept no outside funding or advertisements.

The Short Coat Podcast

Are you a medical student or thinking about applying to medical school? This Internet radio show features discussions, interviews, and events that focus on the intense and amazing world of medicine.

The Singapore Medical Student Hunnypot

Pooh's NUS Medical School page for the medical student, especially those in National University of Singapore. It has Gerald Tan's personal comments about Medschool in general and academic topics.

The Undifferentiated Medical Student

The Undifferentiated Medical Student was created to champion these overwhelmed medical students and to empower them to start thinking about their future on their own.


The beauty of the body and its inner workings are truly amazing! And we believe that everyone, not just health care professionals, should have a right to understand and appreciate the complexity of human physiology, health, and disease. At the VirtualMedStudent everyone is a student of health and medicine, and we want you to participate in the discussion!


AMBOSS is a breakthrough medical learning platform dedicated to helping future physicians succeed on their exams. Our program distills the essentials of medicine into an exam preparation tool that can be used for in-depth studying and reviewing on-the-go.

Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates

Through its program of certification, the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates assesses the readiness of international medical graduates to enter residency or fellowship programs in the United States that are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. is a trusted source of medical education, research and communication and is used by thousands of doctors every day.


Doctors Lounge is one of the most popular online medical resources for physicians, students and allied clinical professionals. It provides clinical information through multimedia tutorials and other study aids.

Educational Resources in Spanish

Spanish Web Resource in Emergency Medicine.

The Doctor's Channel

The Doctor’s Channel offers free video CME, medical news, and physician education. Featuring insights and opinions from experts in over 50 specialties, as well as community and lifestyle features that help doctors stay on top of the latest news, ideas and information.

The Doctors' Reference Site

DrsRef makes a deliberate effort to streamline to the most relevant medical sites which are requested or submitted by trusted medical organisations.

Acute Medicine

This is a website about acute medicine. It describes the care of most acute medical emergencies. Acute medicine concerns the first 24-48h of a patients admission with an acute medical problem. The website is primarily designed for junior hospital doctors (and medical students) working in an acute medicine unit (AMU) - ie acute medicine, emergency medicine and medical take.

Cases Blog

Cases Blog contains a rich collection of "presurfed" material for busy clinicians and features interactivity and timely discussion.


The Cochrane Collaboration Improving healthcare decision-making globally, through systematic reviews of the effects of healthcare interventions, published in The Cochrane Library.


ConsultantLive pulls together practical clinical advice from top experts in many specialties in a convenient source for primary care practitioners. The journal and Web site provide peer-reviewed articles on key topics encountered in clinical practice, as well as short, quick-reading features that emphasize diagnostic quizzes and color photography.


A free electrocardiography (ECG) tutorial and textbook to which anyone can contribute, designed for medical professionals such as cardiac care nurses and physicians.

This site provides accessible ENT advice for doctors and nurses. It is especially targeted at junior doctors covering ENT (hence 'SHO' - senior house officer) and those working in emergency and primary care medicine. There is an emphasis on ENT emergencies and peri-operative care.

Expert Consult

Expert Consult is an online collection of best-selling reference titles across a wide range of medical and surgical specialties. Combining authoritative, world-class book content with full-search functionality and many additional online features, Expert Consult is one of the most efficient tools available to health care professionals today.


EyeWiki is an ophthalmic wiki where ophthalmologists, other physicians, patients and the public can view an eye encyclopedia of content written by ophthalmologists covering the vast spectrum of eye disease, diagnosis and treatment. Any qualified ophthalmologist, or ophthalmologist in training, is invited to contribute content to the wiki and post it immediately.

Family Practice Notebook

This notebook is intended to aid primary care providers in their pursuit of optimal care, well-informed patients, and healthy families.

This site is based on a hospital-wide intranet that is located at the VA Medical Center in Detroit Michigan.


The JayDoc HistoCD is a histology atlas that corresponds with the laboratory exercises of the Cell & Tissue Biology course of the School of Medicine of the University of Kansas.

Interactive Dermatology Atlas

The purpose of this website is to enable health care professionals, parents, and patients to access high quality dermatology images for teaching purposes.


This is a site for medical professionals to help us do calculations and process algorithms and scores. To make patients better. Faster. You can access the full list through the navigation bars, or, preferably, through the search menu.


MDLinx connects healthcare professionals and patients to tomorrow''s medical knowledge and provides the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries with highly targeted interactive marketing, education, content, and research solutions.


Medgadget is an independent on-line journal covering the latest medical gadgets and technologies, discoveries in medical science, and the progress of the digital revolution in the healthcare industry.


MediVisuals, Inc. designs and develops visual exhibits to support medical expert testimony. We have considerable experience in working with attorneys, paralegals, legal nurse consultants, and with testifying experts, in order to develop medical visuals to emphasize your particular arguments.

Monthly Prescribing Reference

To provide medical professionals with the most up-to-date prescribing information in a concise, user-friendly format. The PRI database has been assembled and edited by an experienced staff of pharmacists utilizing information available from manufacturers, official compendia and medical/pharmaceutical references.

Ocular Surgery News

The Editorial Boards of SLACK Incorporated publications have come together to ensure clinical accuracy and relevance in all articles on the OSN SuperSite. Representing the global ophthalmic community, our Editorial Board members peer-review content for our ophthalmic journals, and contribute editorial columns and content direction from all regions of the world.

Orthopedics Today

Comprehensive website covering the field of orthopedics.


Radiolopolis is a Radiology community, combining multiple educational and clinical programs, where residents, radiologists and Radiology technologists from all over the world connect to peers, find information and share their knowledge with their colleagues.

Second Opinion

Ever wonder what doctors whisper about when you're not in the room? Find out each week on Second Opinion.


Clinicians can get a "simultaneous consult" about their patient's diagnosis using SimulConsult's diagnostic decision support software.


UpToDate® is the premier evidence-based clinical decision support resource authored by physicians to help healthcare practitioners make the best decisions at the point of care. By combining the latest clinical knowledge with cutting-edge technology, UpToDate changes the way clinicians practice medicine and has become an indispensable part of clinical workflows in institutions and practices worldwide.

Orthopaedic References and Discussions for Physicians.


WikEM, The Global Emergency Medicine Wiki, is a point of care reference available on the web or via our dedicated mobile applications. If you are a medical practitioner, join our contributor community and help edit our content.

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