Databases Evidence-based Practice/CPD
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NHS England COVID-19 Specialty guides Children and Young People
NICE COVID-19 Rapid guidelines Children and young people who are immunocompromised
Resuscitation Council UK Statements on COVID-19, CPR and Resuscitation: Paediatrics
Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health COVID-19 guidance
British Association of Perinatal Medicine COVID-19 resources
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New ebook content added 09/09/2021 Fetal and Neonatal Physiology you will need a local NHS Athens account to access (register Note here)
New ebook content added 02/09/21 Brief Behavioural Activation for Adolescent Depression : A Clinician’s Manual and Session-By-Session Guide Creative Ways to Help Children Manage Anxiety : Ideas and Activities for Working Therapeutically with Worried Children and Their Families ERS Handbook of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine Pocket Tutor: Paediatric Clinical Examination Your Life, Your Way : Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Skills to Help Teens Manage Emotions and Build Resilience Note you will need a local NHS Athens account to access (register here)
New ebook content added 24/08/21 Illustrated textbook of paediatrics Note you will need a local NHS Athens account to access (register here)
New ebook content added 19/08/21 you will need a local NHS Athens account to access (register Respiratory Diseases of the Newborn Infant Note here)
( Databases GUIDES AND VIDEOS)
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topics for AMED- allied health professionals incl topics for British Nursing Index (BNI)- nurses and care staff international nursing & allied health incl CINAHL- nurses and care staff European biomedicine- good for EMBASE- pharmacology & drug therapy international nursing & allied health EMCARE – HMIC- health service management & organisation incl grey literature most medical/surgical topics incl MEDLINE- paediatrics/neonatology PsycINFO- health p sychology/child and adolescent psychiatry and counselling
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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
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Evidence Based Practice and CPD
A range of evidence-based resources are available to help inform patient care including:
(don’t use Internet Explorer, choose alternative browser) BMJ Best Practice Evidence-based research, guidelines and expert opinion offering step-by-step guidance on diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and prevention. Note you will need a local NHS Athens account (register here). When prompted, set up a personal account to download free App
– clinical insight search tool which also gives access to over 1100 electronic books and 500 journals and multimedia resources ClinicalKey Note you will need a local NHS Athens account (register here)
collection of databases (details Cochrane Library– here) containing different types of high-quality, independent evidence such as Systematic Reviews, RCTs and Health Technology Assessments.
clinical search tool designed to allow health professionals to rapidly identify the highest quality clinical evidence for clinical practice. TRIP Database–
‘evidence-based clinical decision support resource authored by physicians to help healthcare practitioners make the best decisions at the point of care’. UpToDate– Note you will need a University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust Athens account (register here).
– you will need an NHS Athens account- click Full A-Z list of all journals here to register.
journals below Paediatrics, Child Health and Neonatology
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Books ( guide)
. print and electronic book holdings Note- you will need an NHS Athens login to to access ebooks.
This is a regional NHS catalogue, so in
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Selected specialty content from 2010 onwards – click title & login with NHS Athens
Title Year Edition Author A clinician’s brief guide to children’s mental health law. 2016 Huline-Dickens Advanced paediatric life support : a practical approach to emergencies. 2016 6th ALSG Arrhythmias in Children: A Case-Based Approach 2022 Thomas Atlas of Pediatric Echocardiography 2021 Kucera Atlas of Pediatric Laparoscopy and Thoracoscopy 2022 2nd Holcomb Atlas of pediatric surgical techniques 2010 Chung Assisted ventilation of the neonate 2017 6th Goldsmith Avery’s diseases of the newborn 2018 10th Gleason Breastfeeding : a guide for the medical profession 2022 9th Lawrence Brief Behavioural Activation for Adolescent Depression : A Clinician’s Manual and Session-By-Session Guide 2020 Reynolds Caffey’s pediatric diagnostic imaging 2019 13th Coley Child abuse and neglect : diagnosis, treatment and evidence 2011 Jenny Child protection in the early years: a practical guide 2018 Lumsden Child Sexual Exploitation After Rotherham 2017 Heal Children and young people’s nursing at a glance 2015 Glasper Children and young people’s nursing skills at a glance 2018 Gormley-Fleming Children’s Palliative Care: an International Case-Based Manual 2020 Downing The child’s world: the essential guide to assessing vulnerable children, young people and their families. 2019 3rd Horwath Clinical examination skills in paediatrics: for MRCPCH candidates and other practitioners 2020 Dalzell Cote and Lerman’s a practice of anesthesia for infants and children. 2013 5th Cote Crash Course : Paediatrics 2013 4th Kapoor Creative Ways to Help Children Manage Anxiety : Ideas and Activities for Working Therapeutically with Worried Children and Their Families 2020 Zandt Critical heart disease in infants and children 2019 3rd Ungerleider Cummings pediatric otolaryngology 2015 Lesperance Curbside consultation in pediatric asthma : 49 clinical questions 2012 Chidekel Curbside consultation in pediatric dermatology : 49 clinical questions 2013 Treat Curbside consultation in pediatric infectious disease : 49 clinical questions. 2012 Myers Defining autism: a guide to brain, biology, and behavior. 2019 Casanova Emergencies in paediatrics and neonatology. 2013 2nd Crisp ERS Handbook of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine 2021 2nd Edber Essential human development 2018 Webster Essential neonatal medicine 2018 6th Sinha Examination of the newborn : an evidence-based guide. 2015 2nd Lomax Fanaroff and Martin’s neonatal-perinatal medicine 2020 11th Martin Feigin and Cherry’s textbook of pediatric infectious diseases 2019 8th Cherry Fenichel’s Clinical Pediatric Neurology 2019 8th Pina-Garza Fetal and Neonatal Physiology 2022 6th Polin Fetal and neonatal secrets 2014 3rd Polin Fuhrman and Zimmerman’s Pediatric Critical Care 2022 6th Zimmerman Fundamentals of children’s applied pathophysiology: an essential guide for nursing and healthcare students 2019 Gormley-Fleming Fundamentals of Pediatric Imaging 2017 2nd Donnelly Gastroenterology and nutrition: neonatology questions and controversies 2019 3rd Neu The Great Ormond Street Hospital manual of children’s nursing practices. 2012 Macqueen Green’s skeletal trauma in children 2020 6th Mencio A Guide to Supporting Breastfeeding for the Medical Profession. 2019 Brown Handbook of cystic fibrosis 2016 Filbrun The hands-on guide to practical paediatrics 2014 Hewitson Harriet Lane Handbook 2021 22nd Hughes The Harriet Lane handbook of pediatric antimicrobial therapy. 2014 2nd Macmillan Hematology, immunology, and genetics: neonatology questions and controversies 2019 3rd Ohls Hemodynamics and cardiology: neonatology questions and controversies. 2019 3rd Istvan Holcomb and Ashcraft’s pediatric surgery 2020 7th Holcomb Illustrated textbook of paediatrics 2021 6th Lissauer Imaging in Pediatrics 2018 Merrow Improving the psychological wellbeing of children and young people: effective prevention and early intervention across health, education and social care 2018 Faulconbridge Infectious disease and pharmacology: neonatology questions and controversies 2019 Benitz An integrative approach to treating babies and children: a multidisciplinary guide 2017 Wilks Kendig and Chernick’s disorders of the respiratory tract in children 2012 Wilmott Klaus and Fanaroff’s care of the high-risk neonate 2020 7th Fanaroff Lanzkowsky’s Manual of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 2016 6th Lanzkowsky Lecture Notes : Paediatrics 2014 9th Newell McDonald and Avery’s Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent 2022 11th Dean Movement Disorders in Childhood 2016 2nd Singer Nathan and Oski’s haematology and oncology of infancy and childhood. 2015 8th Orkin Nelson essentials of pediatrics 2019 8th Marcdante Nelson pediatric symptom-based diagnosis 2018 Kliegman Nelson textbook of pediatrics 2020 21st Kliegman Neonatal, adult and paediatric safe transfer and retrieval: a practical approach to transfers 2019 ALSG Neonatal and infant dermatology 2015 3rd Eichenfield Neonatology at a Glance 2020 4th Lissauer Nephrology and fluid/electrolyte physiology: neonatology questions and controversies 2019 3rd Oh Netter’s pediatrics 2011 Florin Neurology: neonatology questions and controversies 2019 3rd Perlman Neuromuscular Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence : a clinician’s approach 2015 2nd Darras The newborn lung: neonatology questions and controversies 2019 3rd Bancalari On Call Pediatrics 2019 4th Nocton Oxford Handbook of Children’s & Young People’s Nursing 2016 2nd Glasper Oxford Handbook of Neonatology (Download for up to 3 months at a time) 2017 2nd Fox Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics (Download for up to 3 months at a time) 2021 3rd Tasker Paediatric cardiology 2010 3rd Anderson Paediatric orthopaedic trauma in clinical practice. 2015 Aresti Paediatric respiratory disease : airways and infection 2010 Bush Paediatrics : a clinical handbook 2019 Esland Paediatrics at a glance 2016 4th Miall Paller and Mancini – Hurwitz Clinical Pediatric Dermatology 2022 6th Paller Park’s Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners 2021 7th Park Park’s The Pediatric Cardiology Handbook 2022 6th Park Pediatric Allergy: Principles and Practice 2021 4th Leung Pediatric bone : biology and diseases 2012 2nd Glorieux Pediatric clinical skills 2011 4th Goldbloom Pediatric decision-making strategies 2016 2nd Pomeranz Pediatric dermatology 2013 4th Cohen Pediatric emergency medicine secrets 2015 3rd Selbst Pediatric hand therapy 2020 Abzug Pediatric Imaging for the Emergency Provider 2022 Vezzetti Pediatric imaging : case review 2011 2nd Huisman Pediatric Liver Transplantation 2021 Hadžić Pediatric Secrets 2021 7th Polin Pediatric surgery 2012 7th Coran Pediatric urology 2010 2nd Gearhart Physical examination of the newborn at a glance 2018 Campbell Pocket Tutor: Paediatric Clinical Examination 2019 2nd Shiels Postnatal and Neonatal Midwifery Skills : Survival Guide 2020 2nd Edwards Practical paediatrics 2012 7th South Practical supervision for counsellors who work with young people. 2017 Luxmoore Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases 2018 5th Long Principles and practice of pediatric sleep medicine 2014 2nd Sheldon Remington and Klein’s infectious diseases of the fetus and newborn infant 2016 8th Wilson Rennie and Roberton’s textbook of neonatology 2012 5th Rennie Respiratory Diseases of the Newborn Infant 2021 Sinha Safeguarding children across services : messages from research 2012 Davies Smith’s anesthesia for infants and children 2017 9th Davis Smith’s recognizable patterns of human deformation 2016 4th Graham Smith’s recognizable patterns of human malformation 2013 7th Jones Sperling Pediatric Endocrinology 2021 5th Sperling Swaiman’s Pediatric Neurology: Principles and Practice 2017 6th Swaiman Supporting vulnerable children in the early years: practical guidance and strategies for working with children at risk 2019 Beckley Supporting Young Children Through Change and Everyday Transitions : Practical Strategies for Practitioners and Parents 2020 Mainstone-Cotton Tachdjian’s Pediatric Orthopaedics 2022 6th Herring Tachdjian’s Procedures in Pediatric Orthopaedics 2017 Herring Taylor and Hoyt’s pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus 2017 5th Lambert Textbook of Pediatric Rheumatology 2021 8th Petty Understanding OCD: a guide for parents and professionals 2017 Lewin Volpe’s neurology of the newborn 2018 6th Volpe Workbook in practical neonatology 2020 6th Polin Your Life, Your Way : Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Skills to Help Teens Manage Emotions and Build Resilience 2020 Ciarrochi Zitelli and Davis’ atlas of pediatric physical diagnosis. 2018 7th Zitelli