Resources for Urology

 

On this page you will find details of selected content relevant to urology 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 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
European Urology 2012 only
Journal of Urology, The 2011-2014
Urologic Clinics of North America 2011-2012


Highlighted online journals:

Click on a title to access the Journal.

Title Coverage
British Journal of Medical and Surgical Urology 2008 onwards
European Urology 2007 onwards
European Urology Supplements 2007 onwards 
Journal of Men's Health 2008 - 2012  
Journal of Pediatric Urology 2007 onwards 
Journal of Urology, The 2007 onwards 
Spanish Urology 2011 onwards 
Urologic Clinics of North America 2007 onwards 
Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations 2007 onwards 
Urology 2007 onwards 
Urology Practice 2014 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                          
Handbook of kidney transplantation  2017 Danovich, Gabriel M.
Renal medicine  2017 Woodward, Stella et al. 
ST3 Urology national selection interview guide: your aid to success 2017

Kass-Illiya, Antoine

The nurse practitioner in urology 2016 Lajiness, Michelle et al.
The renal system at a glance   2017 O’Callaghan, Christopher  
Urology at a glance 2017 Hashim, Hashim et al.      
Urology: lecture notes 2016

Kaisary, Amir 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, Michael S. et al.
Biomarkers of kidney disease  2017 Edelstein, Charles L
Brenner and Rector's the kidney 2016 Skorecki, Karl
Campbell-Walsh urology  2016 Wein, Alan J
Complications of urologic surgery: diagnosis, prevention and management  2018 Taneja, Samir S. et al.
Comprehensive clinical nephrology  2015 Johnson, Richard et al.
Endoscopic diagnosis and treatment in prostate pathology: handbook of endourology 2016 Geavlete, Petrisor A.
Endoscopic diagnosis and treatment in urinary bladder pathology 2016 Geavlete, Petrisor A.
Genitourinary pathology 2015 Zhou, Ming et al.
Genitourinary radiology : the requisites  2016 Zagoria, Ronald J 
Hinman’s atlas of urologic surgery  2017 Smith, Joseph A. et al.
Lower urinary tract symptoms and benign prostatic hyperplasia 2018 Morga, Giuseppe
Percutaneous surgery of the upper urinary tract 2016 Geavlete, Petrisor A.
Prostate cancer: science and clinical practice  2016 Mydlo, Jack H.
Retrograde ureteroscopy: handbook of endourology 2018 Geavlete, Petrisor A.
Urogynecology and reconstructive pelvic surgery 2015 Walters, Mark D. 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 (TSDFT staff only).

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