Web References in Pathology and Medicine

Library databases

  • U of A Libraries: links to the library catalogue and electronic journals.
  • National Library of Medicine (U.S.A.): unrestricted Medline access (no login required).

  • Electronic texts and journals

    (If you're off campus, you may be redirected through the U of A proxy server.)

  • MD Consult: online editions of over 40 major textbooks, including Robbins' Pathologic Basis of Disease. Requires registration (free to U of A staff and students).
  • McGraw-Hill Access Medicine including Harrison's Online.
  • New England Journal of Medicine. (U of A students can get the password from the Scott Library (492-7947), or by email at jwsinfo.library@ualberta.ca)
  • Canadian Medical Association Journal.
  • MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report from the Center for Disease Control (U.S.).

  • Medical resource sites

  • Alberta Medical Association Clinical Practice Guidelines in pdf format.
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine Cyberounds: short, to-the-point online clinical conferences on current topics. Requires registration (free).
  • theheart.org: Cardiology Online. Case studies, images, and an online textbook. Requires registration (free).
  • National Kidney Foundation CyberNephrology.

  • Cases and image collections

  • Interactive Case Study Companion to Robbins Pathologic Basis of Disease. (Demonstration version: includes 18 clinicopathologic case studies.)
  • Yale University School of Medicine Cardiothoracic Imaging.
  • Univ Utah (Dr E C Klatt) WebPath: High-quality pathology images with explanatory text.
  • Dr R W Schreier's Atlas of Diseases of the Kidney from the National Kidney Foundation CyberNephrology site.

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