Medical Search Engines

Less exciting than the TV show "ER" but far more practical, these medical search engines help you find web pages dealing with diseases and medical issues.

Health On The Net: MedHunt
MedHunt uses both humans and web crawling to build its index of medical information. Searches can be narrowed by region, and a French interface is available.

MedicineNet.com
Medical information contributed by over 50 doctors and health professionals.

MedlinePlus
Medical information from the US National Library of Medicine and the US National Institutes of Health.

OmniMedicalSearch.com
Meta search major medical search engines and databases from this new service. More info about it can also be found in this SEW Forums post.

WebMD
Long-standing portal of health and medical information.

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Bad Medicine: Study Finds Problems with Online Healthcare Information
SearchDay, Mar. 3, 2004 - Searching for health information on the web? Be careful: A new study says that it's difficult for many people to accurately access and evaluate credible health information.