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 Trauma & Orthopaedics 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)
- Pocket tutor orthopaedics. London: JP Medical, 2017.
- Musculoskeletal x-rays for medical students and trainees. Chichester: Wiley, 2017.
- Key clinical topics in trauma. London: JP Medical, 2016.
- McRae’s orthopaedic trauma and emergency fracture management. 3rd ed. Edinburgh: Elsevier, 2016.
- Netter’s concise orthopaedic anatomy. 2nd ed. Edinburgh: Elsevier, 2016.
- Netter’s orthopaedic clinical examination: an evidence-based approach. 3rd ed. Edinburgh: Elsevier, 2016.
- Pocket orthopaedic surgery. New York: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016.
- A practical approach to musculoskeletal medicine: assessment, diagnosis, treatment. Edinburgh: Elsevier, 2016.
- Trauma and orthopaedics at a glance. Chichester: Wiley, 2016.
- Trauma for the FRCS (Tr & Orth) examination. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.
To browse a fuller list of books available on this topic on the catalogue, please click here: browse Trauma & Orthopaedics 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 orthopaedic & trauma nursing||2011||Jester|
|Oxford handbook of orthopaedics & trauma||2010||Bowden|
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:
|Acta Orthopaedica||2005- (18 month delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders||2000-||Freely available|
|Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research||2008- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|European Spine Journal||1997- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Foot and Ankle International||1999-||NHS OpenAthens|
|Journal of Foot and Ankle Research||2008-||Freely available|
|Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery||1997-||NHS OpenAthens|
|Journal of Trauma Nursing||2005-||NHS OpenAthens|
|The Knee||2003- (2 month delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Knee Surgery & Related Research||2011-||Freely available|
|Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy||1999- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Musculoskeletal Surgery||2008- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
NHS Healthcare databases (HDAS) – (NHS OpenAthens login required)
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AMED – Allied & Complimentary Medicine – allied health professionals, complementary medicine
BNI – British Nursing Index – nursing, midwifery and health visitors
CINAHL Plus with Full Text – 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.
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.
e-Learning for Healthcare – NHS OpenAthens login.
British Orthopaedic Association
British Society for Rheumatology
The Musculoskeletal Elf – from the National Elf Service. Keep up to date with reliable research, policy and guidance.
Here are some of the latest research publications written by RD&E authors in this specialty:
(added to the RD&E Research Repository):
- Patient-centred outcomes in lateral elbow tendinopathy: A systematic review of available evidence in UK populations
- Can spinal surgery in England be saved from litigation: a review of 978 clinical negligence claims against the NHS.
- Percutaneous suction and irrigation for the treatment of recalcitrant pyogenic spondylodiscitis.
- Vibration therapy versus standard treatment for tennis elbow: A randomized controlled study.
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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