NCBI – Image Finder

NCBI has a new “Image Finder”. This database has around 3 million images from free resources deposited in the NCBI (eg – PubMed Central journals). All images are subject to the general copyright restrictions. The url is (You can also reach this from PubMed). From the Dropdown option above the PubMed search box, choose “Images”. Try […]

PubMed – Journal Database

PubMed has a “Journal Database” (you will find the link on the lower half of the PubMed homepage) that helps you find information about Journals. You can find out about journals in a specialty or about one specific journal. To find out information about journals, enter your specialty (eg – Pediatrics) in the Journals Database […]


SlideWorld is a Powerful resource for Powerpoint Slide Presentations. It is a web resource designed to facilitate educational process of medical professionals. The goal of SlideWorld is to facilitate a “presentation sharing community” for medical practitioners and health enthusiasts. Have a quick look!  Appeared in Volume 3 Issue 06 of QMedConnect

The South Asian Database of Controlled Clinical Trials

The South Asian Database of Controlled Clinical Trials (SADCCT) is an online database of clinical trials that have been conducted in countries in South Asia. It is funded by a grant from the Indian Council of Medical Research and maintained by the Prof BV Moses & ICMR Advanced Centre for Research & Training in Evidence-Informed […]

“Filter” in PubMed

Did you know that you can create a list of your favourite journals as a “Filter” in PubMed. Go to PubMed and first go to the “Journals Database”. Find out the “correct title” of every journal of your choice. For example, if you type “British Journal of Ophthalmology”, you learn that the “correct title” is “The British […]