Resources

Resources

American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.

General Histology Image Index
This is the general histology counterpart of the Oral Histology site above. It has excellent quality images and is very complete.

Oral Histology Image Index
This is another website from University of Iowa, only not pathology, but normal oral histology. It will provide a good review.

Oral Pathology Review Images
The VCU School of Dentistry developed this collection of images to help students learn about the most common abnormalities of the oral cavity. The collection includes images of soft tissue abnormalities and radiographic abnormalities of the oral cavity. The images may be searched by type of abnormality, description, or Medical Subject Headings (MeSH).

Oral Pathology Atlas
This is a very powerful Oral Pathology Atlas at the University of Iowa. It has many images of oral pathological lesions. It should be of great interest to you.

QuitDay.org
This is a great guide on promoting dental health through quitting smoking.

The Internet Pathology Laboratory for Medical Education
This is one of the most useful resources in general pathology. You can learn about diseases, see pictures of gross, clinical and microscopic. There are a whole series of clinicopathologic cases and a large database of review questions to study plus much more. This would be a help in National Board study. Sorry, no oral pathology stuff here.

University of Iowa Health Library
This is the University of Iowa's Virtual Hospital. It is a powerful home page with a large number of resources that will help you look things up, study, find out about many different subjects in which you are interested.

University of Pittsburgh Online Case Studies
This site lists a large number of cases in pathology and head and neck pathology (over 100). You can explore them and see if any are of interest.

Ways to Quit Smoking
Five popular ways to quit smoking and how well they work.

Wilson Dental Library Pathology Guide
This is a very good page from the University of Southern California that contains lectures on numerous oral pathology topics, a good oral pathology dictionary, study guides and a number of oral pathology cases. It could prove helpful to some of you.