These are a selection of the resources which are available to you.
If you would like to suggest any additional resources or improvements, please contact us.
Page updated: 20/01/17
Download the latest Emergency Medicine resource list here (PDF):
To look for specific books, please search the Library Catalogue.
Here is a list of some of the newest additions to stock in this subject area:
(Click on the title to check availability on the Library Catalogue)
- Oxford handbook of emergency nursing. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. (Also available as an e-book)
- Emergency triage: telephone triage and advice. Chichester: Wiley, 2016.
- Emergency and acute medicine on the move. London: CRC Press, 2016.
- Emergency medicine secrets. Philadelphia: Elsevier, 2016.
- Doing research in emergency and acute care: making order out of chaos. Chichester: Wiley, 2016.
- Emergency nursing at a glance. Chichester: Wiley, 2016. (Also available as an e-book)
- Oxford desk reference: acute medicine. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.
- Rapid emergency and unscheduled care. Chichester: Wiley, 2016.
To browse a fuller list of books available on this topic on the catalogue, please click here: browse Emergency Medicine books.
Here are some relevant titles which are available as an e-book (click title to access and log in with NHS OpenAthens login if prompted):
|Oxford Handbook of Emergency Nursing||2017||Crouch|
|Emergency Nursing At A Glance||2016||Holberry|
|Oxford Handbook of Emergency Medicine. 4th ed.||2012||Wyatt|
|A resuscitation room guide
(Oxford Specialist Handbook)
If you can’t find what you’re looking for, we can obtain articles from other libraries for you via our Document Supply Service.
Here is a selection of some of the journals available for this specialty:
|American Journal of Emergency Medicine||2003- (2 month delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|BMC Emergency Medicine||2001-||Freely available|
|Case Reports in Emergency Medicine||2011-||Freely available|
|Emergency Medicine Journal (EMJ)||1984-||NHS OpenAthens|
|Emergency Nurse||2014- (7 month delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|European Journal of Trauma & Emergency Surgery||2002- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Journal of Academic Emergency Medicine||2010-||NHS OpenAthens|
|Journal of Emergency Nursing||2013- (2 month delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Journal of Trauma Nursing||2005-||NHS OpenAthens|
NHS Healthcare databases (HDAS) – (NHS OpenAthens login required)
Search across a set of databases including:
AMED – Allied & Complimentary Medicine – allied health professionals, complementary medicine
BNI – British Nursing Index – nursing, midwifery and health visitors
CINAHL – Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature – nursing & allied health professionals
EMBASE – Drugs and pharmacology
Healthcare Business Elite – Healthcare administration, institutional management
HMIC – Healthcare Management Consortium
Medline – general medicine database
PsycINFO – Psychology & allied fields.
ProQuest Hospital Premium Collection – (NHS OpenAthens login required)
PubMed – (no login required)
For more information on these resources, full visit our full Evidence-based practice page.
BMJ Case Reports – NHS OpenAthens login required. Contact us for Fellowship Code to submit case reports.
Clinical Knowledge Summaries – no login required
Cochrane Library – no login required
NICE Evidence search – no login required. See also NICE Guidance, NICE Pathways & Standards & Indicators.
TRiP database – no login required. TRiP PRO is available from NHS networked PCs.
UpToDate – access via Hub (Non-Clinical Systems) on RD&E site, or via NHS OpenAthens off site.
BMJ Learning – NHS OpenAthens login & personal registration required
e-Learning for Healthcare – NHS OpenAthens login. Including access to Enlightenme (Electronic Learning Initiative for Emergency Medicine) programme.
Peninsula PGME School of Emergency Medicine
Royal College of Emergency Medicine
Here are some of the latest research publications written by RD&E authors in this specialty:
(added to the RD&E Research Repository):
- Improved emergency department patient care via rapid assessment and triage.
- Cardioversion of a supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) in a 7-year-old using a postural modification of the Valsalva manoeuvre.
- Colchicine in overdose.
- Lessons from the REVERT trial.
If you’ve written an article, book or book chapter and you’d like the details added to the RD&E Research Repository, please contact us: rde-tr.ResearchRepository@nhs.net.
For more information on how the library can support your research, please visit the Research Hub.
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BNF for Children
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