Diabetes and Endocrinology
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 Diabetes and Endocrinology full text electronic journals through their Athens account from the ASK Discovery Tool
- 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
- Bariatric Surgical Practice & Patient Care
- Clinical Obesity
- Endocrine Journal
- Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics
- Indian Journal of Endocrinology & Metabolism
- Obesity Surgery
This section lists some useful websites, organisations, professional bodies, and Patient information sites useful for Diabetes and Endocrinology professionals.
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
This is a “Google” type tool enabling a “one search” for guidelines, eBooks, eJournals and full text articles. Access via Athens
BMJ Case Reports
Clinically important common or rare conditions. Browse recent cases by specialty, or locate videos and images.
Clinical Key enables searching from a single platform across eBooks, eJournals, procedural videos, drug information, patient information and images
More than 160 clinical skills procedures, all in a user-friendly illustrated format and regularly updated. Access via Athens.
Cochrane Clinical Answers
Practical evidence for 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.
A targeted “current awareness” service for high impact documents in your area.
Browse latest Guidance, Clinical Pathways, Quality Standards in Diabetes and other endocrinal, nutritional & metabolic conditions.
A portal which provides access to selected and authoritative evidence in health, social care and public health. Database access via Athens
An international database of prospectively registered systematic reviews in health and social care.
RSM (The Royal Society of Medicine)
RSM Endocrinology & Diabetes section promotes the discussion and further interest of all aspects of endocrinology and diabetes.
TRIP is a smart, fast tool for you to find high-quality clinical research evidence. Provided by Health Education England.