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.
Download the latest Gastroenterology 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)
- Sleisenger & Fordtran’s gastrointestinal and liver disease: review & assessment. 10th ed. Elsevier, 2017.
- Gastroenterology on the move. CRC Press, 2016.
- Gastrointestinal emergencies. 3rd ed. Wiley, 2016.
- Current diagnosis & treatment: gastroenterology, hepatology & endoscopy. McGraw Hill, 2016.
- Lecture notes: gastroenterology & hepatology. 2nd ed. Wiley, 2016.
- Physical aspects of care: pain and gastrointestinal symptoms. Oxford Uni Press, 2015.
To browse a fuller list of books available on this topic on the catalogue, please click here: browse Gastroenterology books.
Here are some titles which are available as e-books (click title to access and log in with NHS OpenAthens login if prompted):
|Gastric and oesophaegeal surgery (Oxford Specialist Handbook)||2014||Chaudry|
|Oxford handbook of gastroenterology & hepatology. 2nd ed.||2012||Bloom|
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 Gastroenterology + Supplements||2000- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Annals of Gastroenterology||2011-||Freely available|
|BMC Gastroenterology||2001-||Freely available|
|Case Reports in Gastroenterology||2007-||Freely available|
|Clinical Medicine Insights: Gastroenterology||2008-||NHS OpenAthens|
|Digestion||1996- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Frontline Gastroenterology||2010-||NHS OpenAthens|
|Gastric Cancer||2002- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Gastroenterology Research & Practice||2008-||Freely available|
|Journal of Gastroenterology||2002- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery||1997- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology||2004- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Open Journal of Gastroenterology||2011-||Freely available|
|Surgical Endoscopy||2000- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|World Journal of Gastroenterology||1995-||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.
Here are some of the latest research publications written by RD&E authors in this specialty:
(added to the RD&E Research Repository):
- Ambulatory care management of 69 patients with acute severe ulcerative colitis in comparison to 695 inpatients: insights from a multicentre UK cohort study
- Clinician preferences in the treatment of acutely symptomatic hernia: the 'MASH' survey
- Elective splenectomy in patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma: Does the size of the spleen affect surgical outcomes?
- Editor's Choice - February 2022
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.
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