Resources for Paediatrics

On this page you will find details of selected content relevant to paediatrics 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

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

PubMed - life sciences and biomedical literature

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

Highlighted print journals:

Title Coverage
Archives of Disease in Childhood 2011 (96) - October 2017 (102, 10)
Paediatrics and Child Health 2011 (21) - 2015 (25,1)
Pediatrics 2010 (127) -


Highlighted online journals:

Click on a title to access the Journal.

Title Coverage
Journal of Adolescence 2007 -
Journal of Pediatric Health Care 2007 -
Journal of Pediatrics 2007 -
Pediatric Clinics of North America 2007 -
Pediatrics and Neonatology 2008 -
BMJ (British Medical Journal) 1840 -
The Lancet 2007 -

 


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 and log in to your library account.

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

To review the latest print books and e-books added to the library, click here.

Highlighted ebooks:

Click on a title to access the ebook.

Title Publication date Authors
Assisted ventilation of the neonate: evidence-based approach to newborn respiratory care 2017 Goldsmith, Jay P. et al.
Avery’s diseases of the newborn  2018 Gleason, Christine A. et al. 
Illustrated Textbook of Paediatrics  2018  Lissauer, Tom et al. 
Lanzkowsky’s manual for pediatric hematology and oncology 2016  Lankowsky, Philip
Movement disorders in childhood 2016  Singer, Harvey 
Nelson essentials in paediatrics 2018 Marcdante, Karen J. et al.
Nelson pediatric symptom-based diagnosis 2018 Kliegman, Robert M.
Oxford handbook of neonatology 2017            Fox, Grenville F. et al.
Pediatric critical care 2017 Fuhrman, Bradley P. et al.
Pediatric Decision-Making Strategies 2016  Pomeranz, Albert 
Pediatric gastrointestinal and liver disease 2016  Wyllie, Robert et al.
Pediatric radiology: the requisites 2017 Walters, Michele M. et al.
Principles and practice of pediatric infectious diseases  2018 Long, Sarah et al.
Remington and klein’s infectious diseases of the fetus and newborn infant 2016 Wilson, Christopher B.
Swaiman’s pediatric neurology: principles and practice 2018  Swaiman, Kenneth F.
Tachdjian’s procedures in perdiatric orthopaedics: from the Texas Scottish rite hospital for children 2017  Herring, John Anthony
Textbook of pediatric rheumatology 2016  Petty, Ross E.
The Harriet Lane Handbook 2018  Hughes, Helen K. et al. 
Zitelli and davis’ atlas of pediatric physical diagnosis 2018 Zitelli, Basil 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 - Medicines information curated by leading scientists, experts and researchers. 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.


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.

NICE Apps:

BNF and BFNC