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Multimedia resources: Overview

Subscription Resources

Offsite or personal device access requires sign in with library membership details.
Access Online educational resources include multimedia resources - videos, podcasts, images (also available as a iOS and Android apps).

Specialties include: AnesthesiologyCardiologyDermatologyEmergency MedicineHematology & OncologyMedicineNeurologyObstetrics & Gynaecology (RWH staff only), PharmacySurgeryAdvanced Practice Nursing 

BMJ Best Practice
  • videos on common clinical procedures. Videos include a list of equipment, complications, indications, contraindications and aftercare.
  • podcasts - interviews with clinical experts, aimed at healthcare professionals and students with an interest in keeping up to date with the latest scientific developments, evidence-based medicine and guidelines.
Clinical Key Procedure videos


Incision Surgical/Perioperative online training

Incision Academy provides a broad learning curriculum with interactive 3-D anatomy, large video portfolio on medical and validate learnings acquired.
Incision can be used onsite at RMH, or RMH staff can create an account for remote login (while onsite) using this form.

Ovid multimedia
  • Ovid has a large range of multimedia across all formats and specialties.
  • To access go to Ovid Medline then select 'Multimedia' in the blue banner at the top of the page
  • Filter by subject and type using the sidebar options.

Free Images

  • MedPix (US National Library of Medicine)
    • a free open-access online database of medical images, teaching cases, and clinical topics, integrating images and textual metadata including over 12,000 patient case scenarios, 9,000 topics, and nearly 59,000 images.
  • NEJM multimedia
  • Open Critical Care Image Library

Free Videos & Podcasts


  • 5 Things Nursing Podcast by staff of the Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital
  • AMA Education Hub.  Multimedia resources - use sidebar to filter by format and topic
  • Anesthesiology Journal's podcast. 
    • compilation of issue overviews, translations and author interviews, all featuring research published in ANESTHESIOLOGY.
  • Australian Anaesthesia Podcast with Dr Suzy Nou. Interviews and discussions of issues in anaesthesiology.
  • Infection Control Matters
    • a group of infectious disease and infection prevention and control professionals discuss new research and issues on the topic of infection prevention and control
  • MJA podcasts
  • The Lancet YouTube channel
    • "Video abstracts and clinical picture videos showcase researchers giving succinct summaries of critical research or striking clinical cases, while features on recent research or our journals themselves invite you to consider how the advancement and sharing of knowledge can transform society."
  • NEJM multimedia
  • Pomegranate Health
    • podcasts from  the Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • RACS Post Op Podcast
    • Royal Australian College of Surgeons series features interviews on articles in the current issue of Surgical News , plus practical advice that surgeons can implement in their practices,
  • Rehabcast
    • The official podcast of the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.It features interviews with scientists publishing in the journal and news relevant to all rehabilitation clinicians — PM&R physicians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists, psychologists and more
  • The PTJ Podcast
    • Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Journal/ Listen to author interviews with PTJ's Editor-in-Chief Alan Jette, who gets at the story behind the research, including insights on clinical application, study design, and future directions.