Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Surgery web resources

Finding journal articles and reviews 
Search Medline, Cochrane Library and Embase
Clinical summaries from Dynamed Plus and UptoDate
Evidence Based Healthcare webpage

 

e-books
Find hundreds of e-books in the catalogue. All are available on or off campus. Included are:

Schwartz's Principles of Surgery
Cuschieri's Clinical Surgery
Lecture notes on general surgery
Current diagnosis and treatment in surgery
Clinical research for surgeons
The Washington manual of surgery
Getting your research paper published: a surgical perspective
Current diagnosis and treatment in otolaryngology, head and neck surgery
Knee arthroplasty: master techniques in orthopaedic surgery
Paediatrics: master techniques in orthopaedic surgery
Michigan manual of plastic surgery 

Portals
 MedMark Medical Bookmarks - links to general surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, paediatric surgery, neurosurgery, vascular surgery. 
Martindale Center  - anesthesiology and surgery
Orthogate web portal - Internet Society for Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma - a gateway to patient information, teaching material, CME, current research and discussion 
Trauma.org - an extensive information resource on trauma


Texts and tutorials
Surgical-tutor - educational material for those preparing for postgraduate surgical examinations. Includes clinical tutorials, a journal club, MCQs, revision notes, slide library etc
Surgeons-Net - educational articles, news stories, MCQs/EMQs relating to the UK MRCS exams. 
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
e-Hand - Electronic Textbook of Hand Surgery
Videos of surgical procedures from MedlinePlus
WebSurg - online videos of laparascopic surgical procedures

 

Organisations
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American College of Surgeons
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
International Society of Surgery
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Surgery (The Colles Institute) 
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
Society of British Neurological Surgeons


Suggested sites are welcome - please email Paul Murphy

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