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 Neurology full text electronic journals through their Athens account from the ASK Discovery Tool
- Annals of Neurology
- BMC Neurology
- Behavioural Neurology
- Cardiovascular Psychiatry and Neurology
- Case Reports in Neurology
- Case Reports in Neurological Medicine
- Cerebellum & Ataxias
- European Journal of Neurology
- European Journal of Paediatric Neurology
- Journal of Clinical Movement Disorders
- Lancet Neurology
- Functional Neurology
- Interventional Neurology
- Neurology International
This section lists some useful websites, organisations, professional bodies, and Patient information sites useful for Neurology 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
Association of British Neurologists
Their aim is to advance the knowledge and practice of neurology in the British Isles.
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.
Clinical Key enables searching from a single platform across e-Books, e-Journals, procedural videos, drug information and images. Access is via Athens.
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
Contains high-quality evidence to inform healthcare decision making.
Provides current, evidence-based information to support decision making
A targeted “current awareness” service for high impact documents in your area.
A US site aiming to promote multidisciplinary treatment worldwide, featuring a number of neurological resource centres.
Produces national guidance in three areas: public health, health technologies - Medicines, procedures and clinical practice.
PubMed Clinical Queries
EBM search feature from PubMed.
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.