Breast and Plastic Surgery

Electronic Resources

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

E-Books Collection


(Require Athens Registration)

E-Journals

Staff can access the following Breast and Plastic Surgery full text electronic journals through their Athens account from the ASK Discovery Tool

  • Archives of Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Cancer Research
  • Breast Disease
  • Breast Journal
  • Clinical Breast Cancer
  • Clinics in Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America
  • Journal of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
  • Journal of Breast Cancer
  • Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery Practice
  • The Breast Journal

Useful Websites

This section lists some useful websites, organisations, professional bodies, and Patient information sites useful for Breast and Plastic Surgery professionals.

ABS

http://associationofbreastsurgery.org.uk/

Promote the highest standards of care through research, training and education, guidelines and audit.

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

www.plasticsurgery.org/

News about conferences, new publications, CPD and statistics on plastic surgery procedures.

ASK –UHB Discovery Tool

http://tinyurl.com/z795c8c

This is a “Google” type tool enabling a “one search” for guidelines, eBooks, eJournals and full text articles. Access via Athens

BMJ Case Reports

www.casereports.bmj.com/

Clinically important common or rare conditions. Browse recent cases by specialty, or locate videos and images. Access via Athens.

BAAPS

www.baaps.org.uk/

Regularly facilitate the interchange of knowledge between qualified surgeons and trainees.

Breast Implants

www.nhs.uk/

Information on which breast implant products are available in the UK, safety information for each product and breast implant advice for women.

BMJ Collected resources– Surgery

http://www.bmj.com/specialties/surgery            

Highlights most recent BMJ articles on Surgery in general and Breast and Plastic Surgery with links to recent articles from BMJ Publishing Group journals.

Clinical Key

www.clinicalkey.com/

Clinical Key enables searching from a single platform across eBooks, eJournals, procedural videos, drug information, patient information and images. Access via Athens.

The Cochrane Library

www.thecochranelibrary.com/

Full-text access to high-quality evidence such as systematic reviews and randomised controlled trials (RCTs) to inform healthcare decision making.

KnowledgeShare

www.uhblibrary.co.uk/

A targeted “current awareness” service for high impact documents in your area.

Microsurgeon.org

www.microsurgeon.org/

Educational information on microsurgery and reconstructive plastic surgery covering a wide range of innovative and robust techniques.

NHS Evidence

www.evidence.nhs.uk

24/7 website for accessing recent guidelines, Cochrane Systematic Reviews and primary literature from healthcare databases.

TRIP Pro

www.tripdatabase.com/

TRIP is a smart, fast tool for you to find high-quality clinical research evidence.

Provided by Health Education England.