Following is a list of freeware that provides tools and online resources for dermatologists and other medical specialists involved in treating skin disorders. To
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HEAL (Health Education Assets Library)
By UCLA School of Medicine, University of Utah Health Sciences Library, and University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. Images, sounds, and videos covering the areas of dermatology, obstetrics and gynecology, neuroanatomy, neurology, pathology, biochemistry, and cardiology. Registration required.
MayoClinic Skin Cancer
By Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. Find information on skin cancer.
Medical Algorithms: Dermatology
By Institute for Algorithmic Medicine. Contains medical algorithms (computation, formula, survey, or look-up tables) useful in dermatology. In MS Excel.
Patient Information (by Medical Specialty)
By The University of Iowa. Patient information organized by medical specialty.
Virtual Hospital Medical Textbooks (by Body Location/Systems)
By The University of Iowa. Read hundreds of online medical textbooks organized by body location/systems. Body location/systems include: Blood/Lymphatic System; Bones, Joints and Muscles; Brain and Nervous System; Digestive System; Ear, Nose and Throat; Endocrine System (Hormones); Eyes and Vision; Heart and Circulation; Immune System/AIDS; Kidneys and Urinary System; Lungs and Breathing; Mouth and Teeth; Pregnancy and Reproduction; and Skin, Hair and Nails. Virtual Hospital is no longer funded. This is from the April 1, 2005 archive of the site.
Virtual Hospital Textbooks on Dermatology
By The University of Iowa. Medical textbooks on dermatology for providers and patients. Virtual Hospital is no longer funded. This is from the April 1, 2005 archive of the site.
Virtual Hospital Textbooks on Skin, Hair and Nails
By The University of Iowa. Medical textbooks on skin, hair and nails for providers and patients. Virtual Hospital is no longer funded. This is from the April 1, 2005 archive of the site.