Haematology Resources

On this page you will find details of selected content relevant to haematology staff and students.

If you have any questions or suggestions please contact: library.tsdft@nhs.net or (01803) 656700.

Quick links:

Discovery Search

Databases

Journals

Books and Ebooks

Other Resources

Apps


Discovery Search

(Guide)

Discovery search lets you easily find and access the library's resources (both books and articles are listed). It features a flexible search box which allows you to search for a specific title or perform a keyword topic search.

NOTE: To access the online resources you will need an NHS OpenAthens account. If you do not have an account please click here to register.

Full-text will not be available for all articles - if you wish to access an article where full text is not available please request a copy using our request form.

Databases

(Guide)

The NICE Healthcare Databases will enable you to complete detailed literature searches i.e. locate various articles on a topic. As an NHS employee/placement student you have access to 8 databases:

AMED - covers topics for allied health professions

BNI (British Nursing Index) - primarily of use for nurses but also includes allied health topics

CINAHL - international nursing and allied health

EMBASE - primarily European biomedicine - good for pharmacology and drug therapy

HBE- healthcare administration and other non-clinical aspects of healthcare institution management.

HMIC - health service management and organisation. Includes grey literature

MEDLINE - general medical database covering most health topics

PsycINFO - psychology and psychiatry

NOTE: To access the databases you will need an NHS OpenAthens account. If you do not have an account please click here to register.

Databases contain bibliographic records i.e references. Full-text will not be available for all articles - if you wish to access an article where full text is not available please request a copy using our request form.


Journals

Discovery search guide 

Discovery Search is a searchable and browsable list of all the print and electronic journals available to you through the NHS. Use the search box to search for a specific title or keyword. If the journal/article you require is not available please request a copy using our request form

NOTE: To access the Journals/articles you will need an NHS OpenAthens account. If you do not have an account please click here to register.

Highlighted journals:

Click on a title to access the Journal.

Title Coverage
Advances in Hematology 2009 onwards
Annals of Hematology 1999 onwards (1 year delay) 
BMC Hematology 2013 onwards  
Case Reports in Hematology 2011 onwards
Experimental Hematology 2007 onwards
Experimental Hematology & Oncology 2012 onwards
Hematology reports 2010 onwards
Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America 2007 onwards
Journal of Hematology and Oncology 2008 onwards
The Lancet: Haematology 2014 onwards
BMJ 1840 onwards 
The Lancet 2007 onwards 

 


And more.........check Discovery Search to see the full range.


Books and Ebooks

Discovery search guide

To search for books and ebooks please click here.  

To renew your books online click here.

To access ebooks you will need an NHS OpenAthens account. If you do not have an account please click here to register.

Latest print books added to the Library:

Title Publication date Authors                    
A beginner's guide to blood cells 2017 Bain, Barbara J.
ABC of clinical haematology 2018 Provan, Drew
Arterial blood gases made easy 2016 Hennessey, Iain A. M. et al.
Basic and applied concepts of blood banking and transfusion practices 2017 Howard, Paula R.
Clinical haematology 2018  Mehta, Atul B. et al.
Haematology 2016 Moore, Gary W. et al
Handbook of acute leukemia 2016  Hiddemann, Wolfgang
Hoffbrand's essential haematology 2016 Hoffbrand, A. Victor et al.
Manual of venous and lymphatic diseases: the Australian College of Phlebology 2018  Myers, Kenneth
Multiple choice questions for haematology and core medical trainees 2016 Bain, Barbara
Pathophysiology of blood disorders 2016 Aster, Jon C. et al.
Williams manual of hematology 2017  Lichtman, Marshall A.


Highlighted ebooks:

Click on a title to access the ebook.

Title                                                                                                     Publication date     Authors                                
Dacie and Lewis practical haematology 2017 Bain, Barbara J.
Hematology: basic principles and practice 2018 Hoffman, Ronald
Hematopathology 2018 Hsi, Eric D.
Hematopathology 2017 Jaffe, Elaine S.
Principles and practice of lymphedema surgery 2016 Cheng, Ming-Huei et al.

 


Other Resources

The below resources are also available to South Devon NHS staff and placement students. In order to access some of these resources you will need an NHS OpenAthens username and password. If you do not have an NHS OpenAthens account please click here to register.

ClinicalKey - a clinical search engine providing access to over 500 journals, 1,000 ebooks and other full text resources. Also include images and video. NHS OpenAthens Account required.

Clinical Knowledge Summaries (CKS) - provided by NICE. Contains summaries of the current evidence base and practical guidance on best practice in respect of 330+ primary care presentations.

Cochrane Library - consists of 6 databses which contain different types of high quality evidence e.g. systematic reviews, RCTs and Health Technology Assessments.

Medicines Complete - online access to the BNF and BNFc. NHS OpenAthens account required.

NICE Evidence - NICE search resource for freely available health information.Contains guidelines, other evidence-based resources, patient information and lots more.

Trip Database - clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care.

UpToDate - evidence-based clinical reference tool for use at the point-of-care. NHS OpenAthens account required.


Apps

In order to access most of these apps you will need an NHS OpenAthens username and password. If you do not have an NHS OpenAthens account please click here to register.

All listed apps are available for Apple and Android devices.

UpToDate - handy, evidence-based, point-of care tool in app form.

NICE Apps:

BNF

BNFC

NICE Guidance

 

Hematopathology