Library resources & services for Otolaryngology, ENT Surgery, Head & Neck and Audiology services

Databases    Evidence-based Practice/CPD

Journals    Books      Apps

 

 

This site is maintained and hosted by Discovery Library, Derriford Hospital
and gives details of selected content available to
Otolaryngology, ENT Surgery, Head & Neck and Audiology services
staff & students on placement across the Plymouth health community.
Click here to visit our main library website.

You may also wish to visit our
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Dentistry and Orthodontics
Neurology, Neurosurgery and Neurosciences
and Plastic Surgery
pages

 

 

 

If you have problems or comments/suggestions about resources please
phone 39111 or email library.mailbox@nhs.net marking FAO Laura. 

 

NEW CONTENT

New ebook content added 22/11/2018
Logan, B. (2017) McMinn’s color atlas of head and neck anatomy. 5th ed. Philadelphia : Elsevier.
Note you will need a local NHS Athens account to access (register here)

New print content added 30/10/2018 (click title to check availability)
Sami, A. S. (2017) ENT made easy. Banbury : Scion.

 

 

Databases (handout)

Search the NHS healthcare databases:

AMED- topics for allied health professionals incl. audiologists
British Nursing Index (BNI)- incl topics for nurses and care staff
CINAHL-
 
international nursing & allied health incl nurses, care staff and audiologists
EMBASE- European biomedicine- good for pharmacology & drug therapy
Health Business Elite- all aspects of health service management & organisation
HMIC- health service management & organisation incl grey literature
MEDLINE- most medical/surgical topics incl. Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery
PsycINFO- 
useful for health psychology/recovery

Note- you will need an NHS Athens login.

Databases contain bibliographic records i.e. references. Whilst you won’t have fulltext access to all the articles, for some journals there will be a link to online access or details of library print holding. If we don’t hold your required article you can consider making an article request via the library.

See our main library website for details of our information skills training programme and literature searching support services.

 

 

 

Evidence Based Practice and CPD

A range of evidence-based resources are available to help inform patient care including:

    • ClinicalKey  – clinical insight search tool which also gives access to over 1100 electronic books and 500 journals and multimedia resources
      Note you will need a local NHS Athens account (register here)
    • Cochrane Library collection of databases (details here) containing different types of high-quality, independent evidence such as Systematic Reviews, RCTs and Health Technology Assessments.
    • TRIP Database clinical search tool designed to allow health professionals to rapidly identify the highest quality clinical evidence for clinical practice.
    • UpToDate  ‘evidence-based clinical decision support resource authored by physicians to help healthcare practitioners make the best decisions at the point of care’. Note you will need a University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust Athens account (register here).

 

 

 

Journals

To see the full range of journals that you have access to online & in print at the library click here – you will need an NHS Athens account- click here to register.

If we don’t hold your required article you can consider making an article request via the library.

Direct links to key speciality ejournals are also listed below.
You should always select to login with OpenAthens first

Journal Coverage Notes
American Annals of the Deaf 1996-
American Journal of Audiology 2000-
American Journal of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery 2007-
Audiology Research 2011-
Auris Nasus Larynx 2008-
BMC Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders 2001-
BMJ Case Reports 2008- You can also submit cases for consideration for publication in BMJ Case Reports, without having to individually pay the fellowship fee (Please email to obtain our fellowship number)
Please see the guidelines for writing & publishing an interesting case report , instructions for authors and instructions as to how to submit a BMJ Case Report
Cancers of the Head and Neck 2016-
Case Reports in Otolaryngology 2011-
Clinical and Experimental Otorhinolaryngology 2008-
Clinical otolaryngology 2005-
Ear, Nose and Throat Journal 1998-
European Annals of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Diseases 2010-
Head and Face Medicine 2005-
Head and neck: journal for the sciences & specialties of the head and neck 1996-
Head and Neck Pathology 2007-
International Archives of Otorhinolaryngology 2012-
International forum of allergy & rhinology 2011-
International Journal of Otolaryngology 2009-
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2007-
JARO: Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology 2000-
Journal of Laryngology and Otology 1887-
Journal of Oral Biology and Craniofacial Research 2011-
Journal of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery 2013-
Journal of Otology 2006-
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research 1997-
Journal of Voice 2007-
The Laryngoscope 1997-
Laryngoscope Investigative Otolaryngology 2016-
Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery 2007-
Oral Oncology 2007-
Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America 2007-
Patient Management Perspectives in Otolaryngology 2011-
Trends in Hearing 1996-

 

 

 

Books (handout)

Check our print and electronic book holdings at  http://www.swims.nhs.uk/
This is a regional NHS catalogue so select ‘just in these libraries’ or click here to limit your search to books held in Plymouth.
You can also renew your books here.

Ebooks

Selected specialty content from 2009 onwards – click title & login with NHS Athens

Title Year Edition Author
Airway management 2014 Khan
Atlas of endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery 2019 2nd Chiu
Atlas of head and neck pathology 2016 3rd Wenig
Atlas of head and neck surgery 2011 Cohen
Benumof and Hagberg’s airway management 2013 3rd Hagberg
Bronchoscopy and central airway disorders: a patient-centered approach 2012 Colt
Chordomas and chondrosarcomas of the skull base and spine 2018 2nd Harsh
Craniofacial, head and neck surgery, pediatric plastic surgery : volume 3 of Plastic surgery 2013 3rd Neligan
Cummings otolaryngology head and neck surgery 2015 6th Flint
Cummings pediatric otolaryngology 2015 Lesperance
Diagnostic surgical pathology of the head and neck 2009 2nd Gnepp
The difficult airway: a practical guide 2013 Hagberg
Dizziness and vertigo across the lifespan 2018 Gleason
Ear, nose and throat and head and neck surgery: an illustrated colour text. 2013 4th Dhillon
Ear, nose and throat at a glance 2013 Munir
ENT secrets 2016 4th Scholes
Head and neck imaging 2011
Head and neck imaging: case review 2015 4th Yousem
Head and neck pathology 2019 3rd Thompson
Hearing Loss 2017 Eggermont
Jatin Shah’s head and neck surgery and oncology 2012 4th Shah
Lecture Notes: diseases of the ear, nose and throat 2014 11th Clarke
Local flaps in facial reconstruction 2014 3rd Baker
Master techniques in rhinoplasty 2011 Azizzadeh
McMinn’s color atlas of head and neck anatomy 2017 5th Logan
Operative Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery 2018 3rd Myers
Otologic surgery 2016 4th Brackmann
Plastic Surgery:

Volume 3: Craniofacial, Head and Neck Surgery and Pediatric Plastic Surgery

2018  4th Neligan
Rhinoplasty 2012 Guyuron
Robotics and Digital Guidance in ENT–H&N Surgery 2017 Lombard
Skull base imaging 2018 Chong
Sobotta atlas of human anatomy: Vol 3 head, neck, and neuroanatomy 2013 15th Paulsen

 

 

 

Apps