Physician Education Websites

Clinical Cases and Images: Case-based Curriculum of Medicine is the most popular case-based curriculum of clinical medicine (ranked number one among 40 million pages), with more than 7.5 million page views since 2005. The project was featured in 14 high-impact scientific journals and is hyperlinked in the web sites of 37 medical schools. Dr. Dimov is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of the project which is supported by physicians at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic and Case Western Reserve University (St. Vincent/St. Luke). was featured and referenced in BMJ (3 times), Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine, Student BMJ, Medical Journal of Australia, Clinical Infectious Diseases, BMC Education, Journal of General Internal Medicine, Journal of Medical Internet Research, Nursing Education Perspectives, Baylor College of Medicine Web Digest and Medscape (2 times). It was also featured by the Los Angeles Times, USA Today and Reuters, and presented at multiple national and international scientific meetings.

Medical journals, scientific publications and major newspaper that have featured

The project is hyperlinked in the web sites of 37 medical schools in the U.S., Canada, South America, Europe and Asia. It has been the number one search result on Google for "clinical cases" for years.

British Medical Journal
Reviews, Netlines, Harry Brown, BMJ 2005;331:1345 (3 December)

"Clinical Cases and Images is a useful resource that brings together various pearls of medical wisdom and aims to bridge the gap between clinical theory and practice (

This well organized site contains a good collection of case histories, with links to imaging, and clinical examination and procedure websites, making this a feature rich site with a strong focus on clinical learning."

Allergy Cases: Case-based Curriculum of Allergy and Immunology is the most popular case-based curriculum of Allergy and Immunology, with more than 1.5 million page views. It is endorsed by the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) and the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI). It is supported by faculty members and fellows at University of Chicago, Creighton University and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (Shreveport). The educational value of the cases is enhanced by succinct clinical notes, innovative mind map diagrams and mnemonics. The case reports do not follow real cases and are modified in compliance with HIPAA to protect patient confidentiality.

The project was presented during the 2008 and 2009 Annual Meetings of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI).

Dr. Dimov presents to the program directors and fellows during the Annual Meeting of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) in Seattle, Washington, November 6-11, 2008.

Perioperative Medicine Summit for Rush University, Cleveland Clinic and University of Miami

Dr. Dimov is the founder and webmaster of the premier website in the field of perioperative medicine,, co-sponsored by the University of Miami and Cleveland Clinic.

The website was created in conjunction with the Society for Perioperative Assessment and Quality Improvement (SPAQI) and is in partnership with the Johns Hopkins Consultative Medicine Essentials Course for Hospitalists.