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 Oncology full text electronic journals through their Athens account from the ASK Discovery Tool
Australian Journal of Cancer Nursing
European Journal of Oncology Nursing
Journal of Cancer
Journal of Hematology and Oncology
Journal of Clinical Oncology
Journal of Oncology
Journal of Oncology Pharmacy Practice
Leukemia Research and Treatment
Radiology and Oncology
Seminars in Radiation Oncology
Stem Cell Research and Therapy
This section lists some useful websites, organisations, professional bodies, and Patient information sites useful for Oncology professionals.
The 3D anatomy resource features anatomical pictures that can be rotated, and layers can be removed in order to expose underlying structures. Access via Athens
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. Access via Athens
Clinical Key enables searching from a single platform across eBooks, eJournals, procedural videos, drug information, patient information and images. Access 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.
Haematology and Stem Cell Transplantation
The highly qualified multidisciplinary team are specialists in the treatment of and research into complex blood disorders.
A targeted “current awareness” service for high impact documents in your area.
National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service. Aims to collect data on all cases of cancer that occur in people living in England.
24/7 portal available to all NHS staff and students to access nationally procured resources.
Produces national guidance in three areas: public health, health technologies and clinical practice.
TRIP is a smart, fast tool for you to find high-quality clinical research evidence. Provided by Health Education England.