Web Resources




Gray's Anatomy

Textbook and images from the classic anatomy textbook.

Musculoskeletal MRI

Annotated MRI studies of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, knee and ankle. On-line scrolling capability.

MRI Movie Atlas

Annotated movies of MRI of the hip, thigh, knee, and ankle (Quicktime format).

University of Washington, Anatomy Modules

Anatomy modules with radiographs and MRI correlation.

University of Washington, Muscle Atlas

Atlas of upper and lower extremity muscles with origins and insertions.

University of Washington, Musculoskeletal Atlas

Atlas of bone, joint, and muscle anatomy.




Entrez PubMed

Citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles.

American Journal of Roentgenology -- AJR

Monthly peer-reviewed journal of the American Roentgen Ray Society.

New England Journal of Medicine

Weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

MRI Clinics of North America

Quarterly comprehensive, state-of-the-art reviews by experts in the field that provide current, practical information on the diagnosis of conditions affecting the entire body.


Bimonthly journal devoted to continuing medical education in radiology owned and published by Radiological Society of North America.


Monthly journal with peer-reviewed original research, authoritative reviews, well-balanced commentary on significant articles, and expert opinion on new techniques and technologies.

Radiology Case Reports

Peer-reviewed open-access venue for publishing case reports that feature radiologic imaging.

Seminars in Musculoskeletal Radiology

Quarterly review journal that is devoted to musculoskeletal and associated imaging techniques.

Skeletal Radiology

Monthly journal of the International Skeletal Society that provides a forum for the dissemination of current knowledge and information dealing with disorders of the musculoskeletal system including the spine.




ACR Case-in-Point

Daily case studies which can be viewed as "known" or "unknown". Extensive annotation.

Aunt Minnie Education Home, Case of the Day, Teaching Files, Rad Path Compendium

Daily case studies presented as "unknown". Extensive annotation.

Baylor College of Medicine

Case studies which can be viewed by diagnosis, anatomic region, or as "unknown". Moderate to extensive annotation.

BORG (Bone Online Radiology Group) Collective

Collective of musculoskeletal radiologists interested in sharing interesting and challenging cases.


Extensive collection of CT case studies. Limited annotation.

Dean Thornton, MyPACS Skeletal Cases

Case studies from practicing MSK radiologist. Limited annotation.

Dr. K, MSK Cases

Case studies and mock exams from academic MSK radiologist. Moderate annotation.

European Association of Radiology

Case studies with moderate to extensive annotation.

London South Bank University

Case studies focusing on radiographic studies. Limited annotation.

MedPix, Medical Image Database

Online Peer Reviewed Radiology Teaching Files from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Extensive annotation.

MyPACS, Skeletal System

Online Teaching File Database with contributors from across the world.

RSNA MIRC (Medical Imaging Resource Center) Site

Online Teaching File Database with ability to query multiple teaching files.

University Hospitals of Cleveland, Musculoskeletal Imaging Teaching Files

Case studies with moderate annotation

University of Miami

Case studies with moderate annotation

University of Washington, Arthritis Cases

Case studies focusing on arthritis. Limited annotation.

University of Washington, John Hunter's MSK Teaching File

Case studies with Shoulder, Knee, and Miscellaneous MRI sections. Limited annotation.

University of Washington, Rheumatology Teaching File

Case studies focusing on arthritis. Limited annotation.

University of Washington, Tumor Cases

Case studies focusing on bone and soft tissue tumors. Limited annotation.



ACR Appropriateness Criteria® The ACR Appropriateness Criteria® are evidence-based guidelines to assist referring physicians and other providers in making the most appropriate imaging or treatment decision.

American College of Radiology -- ACR

National organization representing radiologists, radiation oncologists, interventional radiologists, and medical physicists.

ARRS Goldminer

Radiology search engine providing instant access to images published in selected peer-reviewed radiology journals. This new, web-based system allows viewers to search for images by findings, anatomy, imaging technique, and patient age and sex.


Website devoted to providing information about bone tumors with some radiologic case studies.


Educational website providing lectures, notes, images, and quizzes.


Digital library of radiology education resources with links to textbooks, atlases, teaching files, and journals.


Links to a wide variety of resources of interest to radiologic science professionals.


Information for medical students, residents and fellows.





Online medical encyclopedia with good selection of musculoskeletal radiology articles.

University of Washington, Approaches To Differential Diagnosis In Musculoskeletal Imaging

Online textbook of introductory musculoskeletal imaging.

Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics

Dynamic online medical textbook of orthopaedics.




Arthritides of the Foot: An Interactive Atlas

Web-based atlas of foot arthritides.

Arthritides of the Hand: An Interactive Atlas

Web-based atlas of hand arthritides.

Interactive Atlas of Signs in Musculoskeletal Radiology

Atlas of common and not so common signs used in Musculoskeletal Radiology.

MRI of Soft Tissue Pathology of the Foot

Online exhibit demonstrating the common and rare soft tissue pathology that may occur in the plantar soft tissues of the foot with specific MRI findings.


Selection of online CME courses in musculoskeletal radiology offered by UCSF.

University of Virginia

Online interactive tutorial providing an introduction to radiology. Links to multiple different learning modules.

University of Virginia, Imaging of the Cervical Spine

Self tutorial for residents and medical students to learn to assess radiographs in acute cervical spine trauma with a step by step approach.

University of Virginia, Pediatric Radiology

Self tutorial for residents and medical students to learn to assess radiographs in pediatric radiology (musculoskeletal section included).

University of Virginia, Skeletal Trauma

Self tutorial for residents and medical students to learn to assess radiographs in cases of skeletal trauma.

University of Washington, Evaluation of Adult Foot Alignment

Online tutorial of radiological evaluation of adult foot alignment.


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