Resources for Obstetrics and Gynaecology

On this page you will find details of selected content relevant to obstetrics and gynaecology 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

(Guide)

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 My Journals/articles you will need an NHS OpenAthens account. If you do not have an account please click here to register.

Highlighted print journal:

Title Coverage
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology                                                            2011 - Nov 2016            


Highlighted online journals:

Click on a title to access the Journal.

Title Coverage
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2007 onwards
Best Practice and Research Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2007 onwards
Contraception  2007 onwards 
European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology  2007 onwards 
Fertility and Sterility 2007 onwards
Gynecology and Minimally Invasive Therapy 2012 onwards 
International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics    2007 onwards 
Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology 2007 onwards 
Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics  2007 onwards 
Placenta 2007 onwards 
Reproductive Biology  2008 onwards 
Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare 2010 onwards
Women's Health Issues  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
Best practice in labour and delivery 2016 Arulkumaran, Sabaratnam
Depression in new mothers: causes, consequences and treatment alternatives 2017 Kendall-Tackett, Kathleen A.
Emergencies in obstetrics and gynaecology 2016 Doumouchtsis, Stergios et al.
Examination review for ultrasound: abdomen and obstetrics and gynecology 2018 Penny, Steven
Gynaecology by ten teachers 2017 Bickerstaff, Helen et al.
Gynecologic and obstetric pathology 2016 Crum, Christopher P.
Health promotion in midwifery: principles and practice 2017 Bowden, Jan et al.
Midwifery essentials 2017 Baston, Helen et al.
Neonatology at a Glance 2016 Lissauer, Tom et al.
Obstetrics by ten teachers 2016 Kenny, Louise C. et al


Highlighted ebooks:

Click on a title to access the ebook.

Title Publication date Authors
Atlas of pelvic anatomy and gynecologic surgery  2016  Baggish, Michaes S. et al 
Breast cancer screening: an examination scientific evidence 2016 Houssami, Hehmat et al.
Breast imaging: the requisites 2017 Ikeda, Debra M. et al.
Breast pathology  2017  Dabbs, David J. 
Breast, volume 5 of plastic surgery  2018  Liu, Daniel Z. et al. 
Breastfeeding: a guide for the medical profession   2016  Lawrence, Ruth et al. 
Callen’s ultrasonography in obstetrics and gynecology  2017  Norton, Mary E. et al. 
Clinical Gynecologic Oncology  2018  DiSaia, Philip J. et al. 
Comprehensive Gynecology  2017 Lobo, Rogeria A.
Diagnostic gynecologic and obstetric pathology  2018  Crum, Christopher P. 
Fetal and Neonatal physiology  2017  Polin, Richard Alan 
Hacker and moore’s essentials of Obstetrics and gynecology   2016  Hacker, Neville F. et al. 
Netter’s obstetrics and gynecology  2018  Smith, Roger P. et al 
Ob/gyn secrets  2017  Mularz, Amanda et al. 
Obstetric imaging: fetal diagnosis and care  2018  Copel, Joshua A. 
Obstetrics: normal and problem pregnancies  2017  Gabbe, Steven G. 
Oxford handbook of midwifery   2017  Medforth, Janet 
The breast: comprehensive management of benign and malignant disorders  2018                       Bland, Kirby L.                      

 


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