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The links section offers access to external websites and pages relevant to surgical practice, education and research, as well as some sites with a broader medical focus. The content of this area is maintained by the Library and whilst we take no responsibility for the content of links, if you would like to report a broken link or suggest a new website please email

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News and Conferences

BBC News - Health

Health news from around the world delivered by the BBC.

British Medical Journal (BMJ)

Weekly journal of the British Medical Association.

News from the field of dentistry.

Department of Health Announcements

Announcements, speeches and other news from the Department of Health.

Hospital Dr

News, opinion and careers issues for doctors working in secondary care.

MDDUS News Digest

Round-up of medico-legal and dento-legal news from the Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland.

Medscape Today

A US web service that provides news, literature reviews, lists of conferences and other resources. is written by doctors and health care professionals. The web site includes information on medications, diseases and conditions, health services, support groups and important medical news.

NHS News - Behind the Headlines

News on NHS services and health in general.

Reuters Health

A health news service set up by the Reuters Group.

Surgeons' News

Newsletter for surgeons produced by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

The Operating Theatre Journal

A monthly newsletter for all operating theatre staff.

A searchable website of medical conferences and courses.