Internet resources for hemato-oncologist

J Assoc Physicians India. 2003 Jan;51:45-8.


Aim of the study: To find out sites of interest for the hemato-oncologist on the internet.

Methodology: Use of search engines like and and selective identification of the relevant sites by thorough browsing.

Results: There are several sites which can be useful to the hemato-oncologist. Some of the sites are related to hematology, hemato-oncology, hemato-pathology, etc. were as some are disease specific e.g., thalassemia, hemophilia, myelodysplastic syndrome. Reliability of the sites have to be judged carefully.

Conclusions: Certain sites provide specific information for selected diseases, and accordingly online browsing is required. Latest articles can be retrieved from Pubmed, Biomednet ( and few general haematology sites like and the cancer-related site The benefits of internet include rapid access to relevant information, easy use and also e-consultations.

MeSH terms

  • Hematology*
  • Humans
  • Internet*
  • Medical Oncology*
  • Periodicals as Topic
  • Societies, Medical