Allergy and Immunology
The NHS subscribes to key healthcare databases, full text journals, e-books and more for its staff. To access these you need to have an Athens username and password. You can obtain one by self-registering at: www.evidence.nhs.uk
An Athens Self-Registration leaflet is available from the Education Centre Libraries at Good Hope, Heartlands, Solihull and Queen Elizabeth hospital
eBook titles are listed on the library catalogue www.base-library.nhs.uk. New eBooks are constantly being added, simply log on with your Athens account.
Choose your own eBooks by simply logging on with your Athens account at www.ebookcentral.proquest.com/
(Require Athens Registration)
Staff can access the following Allergy and Immunology full text electronic journals through their Athens account from the ASK Discovery Tool
- Allergy & Asthma Proceedings
- Allergy & Rhinology
- Annals of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology
- Allergy and Immunology Research
- Clinical & Experimental Allergy
- Clinical & Molecular Allergy
- Clinical and Translational Allergy
- Immunology & Allergy Clinics of North America
- Journal of Allergy
- Journal of Asthma & Allergy
- The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice
- Journal of Hospital Infection
- Journal of Immunotoxicology
This section lists some useful websites, organisations, professional bodies, and Patient information sites useful for Allergy and Immunology professionals.
Allergy and Immunology West Midlands
This is one of the most advanced comprehensive Allergy Services in the UK.
Access to 3D models of human anatomy. The anatomical models can be rotated and layers of anatomical details stripped away and added as required. Access via Athens
Birmingham University: Division of Immunity and Infection
The study of viral associated cancers; immune responses and vaccination for chronic viral infection; viral tropism and persistence pathways to escape host immunity.
BMJ Case Reports
Clinically important common or rare conditions. Browse recent cases by specialty, or locate videos and images. Access via Athens.
British Society for Immunology
Promoting and supporting research, scholarship/clinical practice in immunology for the benefit of health and welfare.
Clinical Key enables searching from a single platform across eBooks, eJournals procedural videos, drug information, patient information and images. Access via Athens.
Cochrane Clinical Answers
Practical evidence/healthcare decision making.
The Cochrane Library
Full-text access to high-quality evidence such as systematic reviews and randomised controlled trials (RCTs). to inform healthcare decision making.
Immunology, cell biology, biotechnology, and molecular biology research resource.
A targeted “current awareness” service for high impact documents in your area.
Educating healthcare professionals about the causes, prevention, and treatment of infectious diseases across the lifespan.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Leading research to understand, treat, and prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases.
24/7 portal available to all NHS staff and students to access nationally procured resources.
TRIP is a smart, fast tool for you to find high-quality clinical research evidence. Provided by Health Education England.