Diabetes and Endocrinology

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 Diabetes and Endocrinology full text electronic journals through their Athens account from the ASK Discovery Tool

Diabetes

  • Clinical Diabetes & Endocrinology
  • Diabetes: American Diabetes Association
  • Diabetes-Metabolism Research and Reviews
  • Diabetes, Obesity & Metabolism
  • Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice
  • Diabetes Care 
  • Diabetic Medicine
  • Journal of Diabetes Research
  • Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology
  • Nutrition & Diabetes

Endocrinology

  • Bariatric Surgical Practice & Patient Care
  • Clinical Obesity
  • Endocrine Journal
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics
  • Indian Journal of Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Obesity
  • Obesity Surgery

Useful Websites

This section lists some useful websites, organisations, professional bodies, and Patient information sites useful for Diabetes and Endocrinology professionals.

Anatomy TV

www.anatomy.tv/

The 3D anatomy resource features anatomical pictures that can be rotated, and layers can be removed in order to expose underlying structures.

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.

Clinical Key

www.clinicalkey.com/

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

Clinical Skills.net

www.clinicalskills.net/

More than 160 clinical skills procedures, all in a user-friendly illustrated format and regularly updated. Access via Athens.

Cochrane Clinical Answers

www.cochraneclinical answers.com/

Practical evidence for healthcare decision making.  

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.

NICE

www.nice.org.uk/

Browse latest Guidance, Clinical Pathways, Quality Standards in Diabetes and other endocrinal, nutritional  & metabolic conditions.

NHS Evidence

www.evidence.nhs.uk

A portal which provides access to selected and authoritative evidence in health, social care and public health. Database access via Athens

PROSPERO

www.crd.york.ac.uk/

An international database of prospectively   registered systematic reviews in health and social care.

RSM (The Royal Society of Medicine)

www.rsm.ac.uk/

RSM Endocrinology & Diabetes section promotes the discussion and further interest of all aspects of endocrinology and diabetes.

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.