Updated daily. Check out our Public PubMed Collection with a selection of the most recent free guidelines and review articles on General Surgery and Trauma.
The World Health Organization (WHO) publications on Emergency and Essential Surgical Care were developed as a practical resource for individual practitioners and for use in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, in-service training and continuing medical education programmes.
The National Guideline Clearinghouse is an initiative of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) External Web Site Policy, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and provides physicians and other health professionals an accessible mechanism for obtaining clinical practice guidelines summaries from several different organizations.
United States specialty societies representing more than 500,000 physicians developed lists of things physicians and patients should question in order to improve care and eliminate unnecessary tests and procedures.
This report is intended to help prehospital-care providers in their daily duties recognize individual injured patients who are most likely to benefit from specialized trauma center resources.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Emergency Preparedness and Response website is CDC's primary source of information and resources for preparing for and responding to public health emergencies.
Trauma.org is an independent, non-profit organization providing global education, information and communication resources for professionals in trauma and critical care.
The Geneva Foundation is an amazingly well organized directory of links organized by diseases and conditions mostly on gynecology and obstetrics. There is also an excellent link directory on free medical journals in all specialties, including Surgery journals.
The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy is one of the best-selling medical books of all times and has a section dedicated to the care of the surgical patient.