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 Haematology full text electronic journals through their Athens account from the ASK Discovery Tool
- Advances in Hematology
- American Journal of Hematology
- Best Practice and Research Clinical Haematology
- Blood Transfusion
- BMC Hematology
- British Journal of Haematology
- British Journal of Nursing
- Critical Reviews in Oncology - Hematology
- European Journal of Haematology
- Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America
- Hematology-Oncology and Stem Cell Therapy
- Journal of Hematology and Oncology
- Journal of Specialized Nursing Care
- Lancet Haematology, The
- Seminars in Hematology
- Transfusion Medicine
This section lists some useful websites, organisations, professional bodies, and Patient information sites useful for Haematology professionals.
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
ASK –Discovery Tool
This is a “Google” type tool enabling a “one search” for guidelines, eBooks, eJournals and full text articles. Access via Athens
Atlas of Haematology
The majority of the smears come from blood and bone marrow samples.
British Society for Haematology
the largest UK haematology organisation and the only society to cover all aspects of the specialty.
BMJ Best Practice
Point of care, clinical decision making tool. Access via Athens.
BMJ Case Reports
Clinically important common or rare conditions. Browse recent cases by specialty, or locate videos and images. Access via Athens.
Provides access to a large collection of reference material, books, journals, images and videos. Access is via Athens.
Lists 275 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
Reliable evidence on the effectiveness of healthcare interventions and treatments.
Provides current, evidence-based information to support decision making at the point of care. Access via Athens.
Haematology and Stem Cell Transplantation
The treatment of and research into complex blood disorders.
A targeted “current awareness” service for high impact documents in your area.
Free, open access to a range of selected and authoritative health and social care evidence-based information
Transfusion Evidence Library
This database is endorsed by the Cochrane Collaboration and is a evidence-based resource.
A clinical search engine providing quick and easy access to high quality research evidence. Filter by evidence type, images, date. Provided by Health Education England.