Medical Online is a new World Wide Web Internet site produced in Australia by the Medical Communication Company (a division of the publicly listed Media Entertainment Group) to put both professionals and the general public in contact with a comprehensive array of health-related information and access to major areas of medical interest.
at your Fingertips" is
a good way of thinking about it.
Located at http://www.medicalonline.com.au
the service has received over 6,500 accesses each month since
it came online in early 1996.
And after listing on the major
Internet search Engines, Medical Online has accumulated a total
of 4 commendations from independent Web Analysts. The Medical
Online Home page now proudly wears the badges of Point Communications
"Top 5%" of Web Sites, "Pirate Pete's Pick of the
World Wide Web" , "Ten out of Ten" and "All
The aim, according to founder
Dr. Adrian Cohen, was to build a comprehensive database of relevant
medical information and to be the first point
of call for medical information for members of the public or
Medical Online has an easy
to use, intuitive interface that allows access to key information
If the area of interest is
not shown, an ONLINE SEARCH ENGINE can be used to look up information.
Interactive ONLINE QUERY FORMS
allow the browser to directly access information on specific areas,
with personalised and private responses.
And medical goods, services
and subscription-based products can also be purchased.
The Index Structure takes the
inquirer in a logical sequence to the area of interest, or one
can wander through the databases seeking further information.
The most popular categories
during the first months have been:
||Drugs and Drug Abuse
||Medical Online's Top 10
Medical Web Sites
||Medical Products &
||The Visible Human Project
||The Health Yellow Pages
Much of the information contained
in Medical Online is intended for general use and is therefore
open to the public.
However, there are sections
relating to a variety of professional subject areas that remain
accessible to only those with a genuine and valid use for such
These sections are marked with
a LOCK, and proof of medical or appropriate health professional
qualifications and other details is required to provide access.
For Health Professionals, an
entirely new vista of online services await, providing up-to-the-minute,
accurate and interactive details as well as a wealth of specialised
|International News updates
||AMA and Government News
||Finance and Leasing
||Latest on AIDS & Cancer
||Health Department Alerts
The Medical Online service
and the Medical Communication Company will be officially launched
by Mr. Bob Miller, ex-Marketing Manager of Toyota Australia at
a function at Sydney's new IMAX theatre on Monday, November 4
from 6 pm.
Dr. Adrian COHEN (02) 9955 6688
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