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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.

Books E-books Journals Databases
Evidence-based practice CPD Research Apps

Page updated: 24/4/17

Download the latest Paediatrics resource list here (PDF):

Books
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)

To browse a fuller list of books available on this topic on the catalogue, please click here: browse Paediatrics books.

E-books
All e-books are catalogued and accessible via the Library Catalogue.
An NHS OpenAthens login is required to access most e-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):

Title Year Author
Manual of childhood infections. 4th ed.
(Oxford Specialist Handbook)
2016 Sharland
Paediatrics at a glance. 4th ed. 2016 Miall
Oxford handbook of children’s and young people’s nursing. 2nd ed. 2016 Glasper
BNF for Children 2016-17 2015
Children’s and young people’s nursing at a glance 2015 Glasper
Paediatric respiratory medicine. 2nd ed.
(Oxford Specialist Handbook)
2015 Hull
Oxford handbook of paediatrics. 2nd ed. 2013 Tasker
Oxford handbook of clinical skills for children’s and young people’s nursing 2012 Dawson

Journals

You can search our journal subscriptions on our A-Z Journals page.
An NHS OpenAthens login may be required to access some of the online journals.

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:

Journal Coverage Access note
Archives of Disease in Childhood 1928- NHS OpenAthens
BMC Pediatrics 2009- Freely available
Child: Care, Health & Development 2003- (1 year delay) NHS OpenAthens
Current Opinion in Pediatrics 1999-2016 NHS OpenAthens
European Journal of Pediatrics 1996- (1 year delay) NHS OpenAthens
International Journal of Child & Adolescent Health 2014- NHS OpenAthens
Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing 1998- (18 month delay) NHS OpenAthens
Maternal & Child Health Journal 1997- (1 year delay) NHS OpenAthens
Nursing Children & Young People 2014- (7 month delay) NHS OpenAthens
Pediatric Surgery International 1997- (1 year delay) NHS OpenAthens

Databases
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)

Evidence-based practice
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.

CPD
BMJ Learning – NHS OpenAthens login & personal registration required
The Child Elf – from the National Elf Service – keep up to date with reliable child health research, policy & guidance
e-Learning for Healthcare – NHS OpenAthens login. Including access to: Healthy Child programme, Healthy School Child programme, Paediatric Surgery, Safeguarding children.
Peninsula PGME School of Paediatrics
Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health
UCL Institute of Child Health

Research

Here are some of the latest research publications written by RD&E authors in this specialty:
(added to the RD&E Research Repository):

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.

Apps

NICE apps:

Click here for instructions and links to download the official NICE apps for:
BNF
BNF for Children
NICE Guidance

To use the NICE BNF and NICE BNFC apps for the first time and to activate any content updates, users will need to enter their NHS OpenAthens user name and password. For further advice, visit the NICE apps support page.

 

 

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