Web Sites for Medical Student

by Jau-Shin WU, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Wu's Liver diseases
for professionals (medical students and residents) and consumers

(Updated Feb. 20, 2014)



pointU.S. National Library of Medicine

pointPubMedPubMed comprises over 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. PubMed citations and abstracts include the fields of biomedicine and health, covering portions of the life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering. PubMed also provides access to additional relevant web sites and links to the other NCBI molecular biology resources.

pointMEDLINE PlusMedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.

pointAMEDEO (Medical Literature Guide):AMEDEO's core components include weekly emails with bibliographic lists about new scientific publications, personal Web pages for one-time download of available abstracts (see example), and an overview of the medical literature published in relevant journals over the past 12 to 24 months. All these new information resources are free of charge.

pointThe FreeBooks4Doctors :This is the Site dedicated to the promotion of free access to medical books over the Internet. Over the next few years, many important medical textbooks will be available online, free and in full-text. This unrestricted access to scientific knowledge will have a major impact on medical practice.

pointFree Medical Journals:Free full-text journals. Over the next few years, many important medical journals will be available online, free and in full-text. The access to free scientific knowledge will have a major impact on medical practice and attract Internet visitors to these journals. Journals that restrict access to their Web sites will lose popularity. The Free Medical Journals Site is dedicated to the promotion of free access to medical journals over the Internet. (see comments in BMJ and Science)

pointThe Internet Archive : Building an "Internet Library" : The Internet Archive, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Like a paper library, we provide free access to researchers, historians, scholars, the print disabled, and the general public.

pointMedical Dictionary

point Search and Index on Health

  • Yahoo--Search on Health



      pointMedical News

    1. ABC News Health & Living

    2. CNN health:

    3. Intelihealth for patients

    4. MSNBC Health News
    5. Mayo clinic
    6. Reuters Health Information Service

    7. Science Daily
    8. USA Today-Health:

    9. Yahoo! News Health Headlines
    10. pointfor Consumers

    11. e- Medicine for consumer:

    12. FDA consumer

    13. Healthwise (Columbia U)--Go ask Alice:

    14. medfusion patient portal

    15. Merck Manual of Medical Information: Home Edition:

    16. List of On-line NIH Health Information

    17. Yhe child first and always-UK

      pointfor Professionals and Consumers

    18. Human body maps:

    19. All Refer Health:

    20. ACP-ASIM Online: American College of Physicians and Amerian Society of Internal Medicine

    21. American Medical Association:

    22. AMAI: American Medical Informatics Association

    23. National Cancer Institure:

    24. CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention):

    25. Center for Information Trchnology)-NIH:

    26. Doctor's Page:

    27. Dr. Koop's community:

    28. WebMD:

    29. FDA (Food and Drug Administration):

    30. Gene map of the human genome:

    31. The Global Health Network (Supercourse: -- Epidemiology - Internet - Global Health ):

    32. Harvard School of Public Health

    33. Health Gate:

    34. Medical informatics

    35. HON: Health on the net foundation

    36. Indiana University, Dep. of Rad.:

    37. Mayor Clinic :

    38. Medical Education Information Center:

    39. Medicinenet:

    40. Medscape:

    41. Medical Matrix

    42. MedMark

    43. Medsite

    44. Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy:

    45. Merck Manual of Geriatrics:

    46. The National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases:

    47. NZ DermNet--- New Zealand Dermatological Society. :

    48. NIH (National Institue of Health):

    49. OMIM--Online Medelian Inheritance in Man

    50. OMNI: Organizing Medical Networked Information

    51. Oncolink (U of Pennsylvania, Cancer Center):

    52. Stanford health library:

    53. US Department of Health and Human Services:

    54. Virtual hospital (UI-university of Iowa);

    55. Webmed.org

    56. WebMD Health

    57. WHO (World Health Organization):

      pointWomen's Health:

    58. Ask Alice --- (Sexuality, Sexual health, Relationship, Fitness and nutrition ...) --- Columbia University

    59. A forum for women's health

    60. Medscape--Women's Health

    61. Office on Women's Health --- U.S. Public Health Service's

    62. Office of Women's Health --- FDA

    63. Women's Health--- FDA

    64. Women's Health Topics



    65. Archives of Internal Med

    66. British Medical Journal:

    67. JAMA (Journal of American Medical Association):

    68. The Lancet

    69. MMWR (Morbility and Mortality Weekly Report):

    70. Nature

    71. Nature Asia (English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean)

    72. Nature, Medicine

    73. New England J. Med:

    74. Science

      pointAMEDEO (Medical Literature Guide):

      pointFree Medical Journals:

      pointList of Sites of other Medical Journals:


      Journals from India:

    75. JPGM - Journal of Post Graduate Medicine: (A peer-reviewed biomedical periodical, official publication of the Staff Society of Seth G. S. Medical College and K. E. M. Hospital, Mumbai, India):

      pointJapanese Websites

    76. Medical tribune (Japanese)


      Gastrointestinal tract and Liver

    77. Gastroenterology (Journal)

    78. GastroNews Online

    79. Medical Matrix: Gastroenterology:

      pointGastrointestinal tract

    80. American Journal of Gastroenterology

    81. Ameriacan Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy:

    82. Atlas Endoscopy of Gastroinestinal disease:Venezuela

    83. Atlas of Gastro-Intestinal Endoscopy

    84. Columbia University Gastroenterology:

    85. Dr. K's G-I disease web page:

    86. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy:

    87. GastroHep.com:

    88. American society for gasrointestinal endoscopy

      pointLiver diseases

    89. American liver foundation:

    90. American Association for the Study of the Liver Disease:

    91. Autoimmune liver disease

    92. Current Papers in Liver Disease:

    93. Disease of the liver (Columbia):

    94. Dr. Wu's Liver Diseases (Hepatitis, ...)

    95. Greenson's G-I and Liver Pathology:

    96. The hepatitis information network:

    97. Hepatic pathology index:

    98. Hepatology (Journal):

    99. Journal of Hepatology(Journal)

    100. Karolinska Institute Library--Digestive System Disease Websites:

      pointCME (Continuing Medical Education)


      Anatomy and Pathology

    101. The internet pathology laboratoy for medical education (University of Utah)

    102. Atlas of Human Anatomy in Cross Section (University of Iowa)

    103. Structure of the Human Body (Loyola University)

    104. The Visible Human Project -- National Library of Medicine (USA)

    (TMN) Since June 09, 2002

    (Dr. Wu's Liver D) Since Feb. 04, 1998

    (Olddoc)Since Jan. 01, 2008

    (TMN) Since Jan. 01, 2008

    (Site-00) Since Jan. 01, 2008

    (By Jau-Shin Wu, M.D., Ph.D.;Posted Sep. 1996; Revised Feb. 14, 2009)