e-Anatomy.org - Interactive Atlas of Anatomy - e-anatomy
is an anatomy e-learning web site. More than 1500 slices from
normal CT and MR exams were selected in order to cover the entire
sectional anatomy of human body. Images were labeled using Terminologia
Anatomica. A user-friendly interface allows to cine through
multi-slice image series combined with interactive textual information,
3D models and anatomy drawings.
Pictures and Definitions
Welcome to the largest database of medical pictures and definitions
on the Internet. There are many sites sites that provide medical
information but very few that provide medical pictures. As far
as we know we are the only one that provides a medical picture
database with basic information about each term pictured. Editor's
Note: Nice website with free access & no pesky registration
to 1200+ health and medical related images with definitions.
Nucleus Medical Art - Medical Illustrations,
Medical Art. Includes 3D animations. "Nucleus Medical Art,
Inc. is a leading creator and distributor of medical illustrations,
medical animations, and interactive multimedia for publishing,
legal, healthcare, entertainment, pharmaceutical, medical device,
academia and other markets, both in the U.S. and abroad. Editors
Note: Great website.
Medical Image Databases on the Internet (UTHSCSA Library)
A directory of links to websites with topic specific medical
Surgery Videos - A National Library of Medicine MedlinePlus
collection of links to 100s and 100s of different surgical procedures.
You must have RealPlayer media player on your computer to view
these videos which are free of charge.
The ADAM Medical Encyclopedia with Illustrations.
Perhaps one of the best illustrated medical works on the internet
today, the ADAM Medical Encyclopedia includes over 4,000 articles
about diseases, tests, symptoms, injuries, and surgeries. It
also contains an extensive library of medical photographs and
illustrations to back up those 4,000 articles. These illustrations
and articles are free to the public.
Hardin MD - Medical and Disease Pictures,
is a Free and established resource that has been offered by
the University of Iowa for quite some time. The home page is
in directory style where users will have to drill down to find
the images they are looking for, many of which go offsite. Nevertheless,
Hardin MD is an excellent gateway to 1,000s of detailed medical
photos and illustrations.
Health Education Assets Library (HEAL)
Health on the Net Foundation Media Gallery
Headquartered in Switzerland, (HON) is an international body
that seeks to encourage ethical provision of online health information.
"HONmedia (the image gallery) is an
unique repository of over 6'800 medical images and videos, pertaining
to 1,700 topics and themes. This peerless database has been
created manually by HON and new image links are constantly being
added from the world-wide Web. HON encourages users to make
their own image links available via the Submit an image
link." Library includes anatomical images, visual
affects of diseases and conditions and procedures.
Public Health Image Library (PHIL) Created
by a Working Group at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
(CDC), the PHIL offers an organized, universal electronic gateway
to CDC's pictures. We welcome public health professionals, the
media, laboratory scientists, educators, students, and the worldwide
public to use this material for reference, teaching, presentation,
and public health messages. The content is organized into hierarchical
categories of people, places, and science, and is presented
as single images, image sets, and multimedia files.
Images from the History of Medicine - This system provides
access to the nearly 60,000 images in the prints and photograph
collection of the History of Medicine Division (HMD) of the
U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). The collection includes
portraits, pictures of institutions, caricatures, genre scenes,
and graphic art in a variety of media, illustrating the social
and historical aspects of medicine.
- Collection of medical images in Spanish, Italian, Portuguese
Medical Pictures: Hundreds of fascinating and interesting
old, but high quality photographs and images from the late 19th
and early 20th century.
Subject Speciality Image Libraries and Collections
of the Human Body by Henry Gray - The Bartleby.com edition
of Grays Anatomy of the Human Body features 1,247
vibrant engravingsmany in colorfrom the classic
The Crookston Collection - A collection
of medical slides taken by Dr. John H. Crookston that have been
digitized and are available to the public and doctors.
DAVE Project - A searchable library of
gastrointestinal endoscopic video clips covering a wide spectrum
Browsable collection of over 8,000 high quality, dermatology
Dermatology Atlas - Image reference source for common and
uncommon skin problems.
The Multi-Dimensional Human Embryo is a collaboration
funded by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
(NICHD) to produce and make available over the internet a three-dimensional
image reference of the Human Embryo based on magnetic resonance
GastroLab Endoscopy Archives Was initiated in 1996
with the goal of maintaining an endoscopic image gallery free
to use for all interested health care personals.
MedPix Is a Radiology and Medical Picture
Databases resource tool. The home page interface is confusing
and the entire website design is not user-friendly and has a
mid 1990s feel to it. However, if you have the time (patience)
it could prove to be an important resource for some.
OBGYN.net Image Library - This site is devoted entirely
to providing access to images of interest to women's health.
In addition to providing you with access to OBGYN.net images
we also point to other women's health related images on the
Internet. Because of the graphic nature of the material some
individuals may prefer not to view these images.They are provided
for educational purposes only.