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Thursday
Oct282010

NIH Releases New Database of 2.5 Million Images in Biomedical Literature

The National Institutes of Health released a new database of 2.5 million images in biomedical literature today.  The database, called Images, was developed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), a division of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the National Institutes of Health. According to the NIH, the information is intended for a variety of user groups, including clinicians, researchers, students, educators and patients.

I’ve pulled a few at random for you to start with. Please paste the link of any that you find interesting.

 

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2453515/figure/F1/

From the article, Elective Cesarean Section: It’s Impact on Neonatal Respiratory Outcome.

 

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2885388/figure/F1/

From the article, Women’s preference for cesarean delivery and differences between Taiwanese women undergoing different modes of delivery

 

  

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2443199/figure/pmed-0050144-g001/

From the article, The Effect of Delaying Childbirth on Primary Cesarean Section Rates

 

 

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Proportion of Uterine Ruptures in Relation to the Quintile of Predicted Probability of Emergency Cesarean Delivery for the Whole Population

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1201366/figure/pmed-0020252-g002/


From "Predicting Cesarean Section and Uterine Rupture among Women Attempting Vaginal Birth after Prior Cesarean Section," 2005.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1201366/

October 28, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterErinn Streeter

I wish I had a more clinical background so that I could pull the good stuff out of this. An amazing resource all the same.

October 29, 2010 | Unregistered Commenteremjaybee

Those mountain women just have far more efficient uteri, apparently!

Primary cesarean delivery rates among parous women with singleton pregnancies by U.S geographic divisions: 1990, 1996 and 2003.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2705208/figure/F3/

October 29, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterThe WellRounded Mama

Post-Cesarean Endometritis in 3 different time periods, according to what type of antibiotic prophylaxis was used (narrow spectrum vs. extended spectrum):

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2777725/figure/F2/

October 29, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterThe WellRounded Mama
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