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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 Online resources Research Apps

Download the latest Parkinson’s Disease 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 Parkinson’s Disease 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
Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders. 2nd ed.
(Oxford Specialist Handbook)
2016 Edwards
Fast Facts: Parkinson’s disease. 3rd ed. 2011 Chaudhuri

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
Advances in Parkinson’s Disease 2012- Freely available
Journal of Alzheimers Disease and Parkinsonism 2011- Freely available
Journal of Parkinsonism & Restless Leg Syndrome 2011- Freely available
Parkinson’s Disease 2010- Freely available
Parkinson’s Disease (NPJ) 2015- Freely available

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. There is a CKS for Parkinson’s Disease.
Cochrane Library – no login required. Browse here for latest reviews on Movement Disorders.
NICE Evidence search – no login required. See also NICE Guidance, NICE Pathways & Standards & Indicators. Click here to browse NICE Evidence search results for Parkinson’s Disease.
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.

Online resources
European Parkinson’s Disease Association
Parkinson’s UK (formerly the Parkinson’s Disease Society)
Peninsula Parkinson’s Excellence Network (PenPEN)

Click here to watch a video called ‘Listen’ produced by PenPEN:

Research

Click here to browse articles about Parkinson’s which have been 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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