How to find pertinent information in Imaging? June 5, 2008Posted by tomography in search engine, web 2.0.
Tags: medicine, search engine
What is your search engine? Are you a Googler or are you a Yahooer? No matter what you search engine is, your objective is the same: you want the information you are looking for, preferably 5 minutes ago! Right? If you are in the business of diagnostic imaging, however, you are not nearly as well off regarding search engines as say somebody who is looking for a brand new pair of Jordans.
But don’t worry! If the information you are looking for is out there somewhere, then so are the tools to find it. Here is a collection of search engines that you may use on your workdays in the office and away from it.
1. As the name implies this one is a search engine fine tuned for Radiology searches, and indeed it is:
2. Yotta! Does anybody even know what the word means? It’s 10 to the power of 24! Could a search engine give you that many results? Find out for yourself:
3. Do you want to search by modality? Then this one is the right pick for you:
4. It will not find you gold, but it will dig up just about anything besides that:
5. Sorry, no logo for this one, but it works just as well as the others.
6. And last, but not least, here is my son: TomographyBlogSearch. It is codenamed “SeekRadiology,” and at the mean time you may find it here. It does not have a logo at the moment, but I may provide you with a snapshot:
I would like to thank Péter Bágyi M.D., who runs a well maintained Hungarian blog for his additions to this list.
- 1. TomographyBlogSearch in the making
- 2. 10 great Web 2.0 tools for Diagnostic Imaging Professionals
- 3. Another 10 great Web 2.0 tools for Diagnostic Imaging Professionals