Library resources & services for Cellular & Anatomical Pathology incl Histopathology and Cytopathology

Databases    Evidence-based Practice/CPD

Journals    Books     

This site is maintained and hosted by Discovery Library, Derriford Hospital
and gives details of selected content available to
Cellular & Anatomical Pathology incl Histopathology and Cytopathology
staff & students on placement across the Plymouth health community.

See also our Pathology, laboratory medicine & medical sciences page
Please note that resources on pathology of specific systems/disorders can be found on the relevant specialty page found at: https://discoverylibrary.org/subjects
e.g. visit Neurology page for Neuropathology

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

 

NEW CONTENT

New ebook content added 24/04/18
Suvarna, S., Layton, C. and Bancroft, J. (2019) Bancroft’s theory and practice of histological techniques. 8th ed: Elsevier.
Note you will need a local NHS Athens account to access (register here)

New ejournal content added 03/04/18
Cytopathology 1997-
Diagnostic cytopathology 1996-
Histopathology 1997-
Note you will need a local NHS Athens account to access (register here)

New print content added 06/03/2018  (click title to check availability)
Orchard, G. and Nation, B. (2018) Histopathology. 2nd ed. Fundamentals of biomedical science. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

 

 

 

 

Databases  (handout)

Search the NHS healthcare databases:

AMED- topics for allied health professionals
British Nursing Index (BNI)- nursing and care
CINAHL-
 
international nursing & allied health
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 biomedical topics including cytology & histopathology
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:

    • 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.
    • NICE Evidence access to authoritative clinical & non-clinical evidence/best practice and guidance
    • 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
Analytical Cellular Pathology 1994-
Anatomy and Cell Biology 2010-
BMC Cell Biology 2000-
BMJ 1840-
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
Cell and Bioscience 2011-
Cell Calcium 2007-
Cell Communication and Signaling 2003-
Cell Death and Disease 2010-
Cell Discovery 2015-
Cell Medicine 2010-
Cell Reports 2012-
Current Opinion in Cell Biology 2007-
Cytopathology 1997-
Cytotherapy 2007-
Diagnostic cytopathology 1996-
Diagnostic Histopathology 2008-
Histopathology 1997-
International Journal of Cell Biology 2009-
International Journal of Molecular and Cellular Medicine 2012-
Journal of Cell Communication and Signaling 2007-
Journal of Cell Science 1853-
Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine 2000-
Journal of Cytology 2009-
Journal of Histology and Histopathology 2014-
Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology 2007-
Tissue and Cell 2007-
Trends in Cell Biology 2007-

 

 

 

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 2008 onwards – click title & login with NHS Athens

Title Year Edition Author
Bancroft’s theory and practice of histological techniques. 2019 8th  Suvarna
Comprehensive cytopathology 2015 4th Bibbo
Concise histology 2011 Gartner
Cytology: diagnostic principles and clinical correlates. 2014 4th Cibas
Diagnostic cytopathology 2010 3rd Gray
Diagnostic cytopathology essentials 2013 Kocjan
Diagnostic histopathology of tumors. 2013 4th Fletcher
Ferri’s best test: a practical guide to clinical laboratory medicine and diagnostic imaging. 2015 3rd Ferri
Henry’s clinical diagnosis and management by laboratory methods. 2017 23rd McPherson
Histology and cell biology: an introduction to pathology 2016 4th Kierszenbaum
Intercellular Signaling in Development and Disease 2011 Dennis
Laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures 2013 6th Chernecky
Netter’s essential histology 2013 2nd Ovalle
Orell and Sterrett’s fine needle aspiration cytology 2012 5th Orell
Robbins and Cotran atlas of pathology 2015 3rd Klatt
Robbins and Cotran pathologic basis of disease 2015 9th Kumar
Robbins basic pathology 2018 10th Kumar
Signal transduction 2016 3rd Kramer
Stevens & Lowe’s human histology 2014 4th Lowe
Textbook of histology 2017 4th Gartner
Transduction mechanisms in cellular signaling 2011 Dennis
Underwood’s pathology: a clinical approach 2013 6th Cross
Wheater’s basic pathology: a text, atlas and review of histopathology 2009 5th Young
Wheater’s functional histology: a text and colour atlas 2013 6th  Young