Medical Encyclopedia

It is a comprehensive and practical source of information for healthcare professionals. It was created by the University of Maryland Medical Center, and contains useful medical and surgical information on a wide variety of topics, ranging from acromegaly to Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Interested? Give it a go – it’s free!

Key Features: Medical Encyclopedia by University of Maryland Medical System divides its resource information into nine main categories (Symptoms, Injury, Disease, Surgery, Nutrition, Special Topics, Poison, Tests, YouTube Videos). For easy accessibility, lists are alphabetised. However, a ‘Search’ feature is also available. Each article provides information about when it was last reviewed, and the credentials of the reviewer. References and links to related content are also supplied.