Databases Evidence-based Practice/CPD
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New ebook content added 05/07/21 Atlas of Spinal Imaging Bradley and Daroff’s Neurology in Clinical Practice Memory Loss, Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia The Mental Status Examination Handbook Schmidek and Sweet: Operative Neurosurgical Techniques Stroke Note you will need a local NHS Athens account to access (register here )
Databases ( GUIDES AND VIDEOS)
NHS healthcare databases:
topics for allied health including AMED- neurorehabiitation incl topics for British Nursing Index (BNI)- neuro nurses, international nursing & allied health incl CINAHL- neuro nursing & rehabilitation staff EMBASE- European biomedicine– good for pharmacology & drug therapy international nursing & allied health EMCARE- HMIC- health service management & organisation incl grey literature most medical/surgical topics incl MEDLINE- neurology & neurosurgery psychology & psychiatry incl psychological aspects of PsycINFO- trauma/brain injury, neuropsychiatry & neuropsychology
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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
should work automatically on NHS networked machine, if outside NHS network login with BNF and BNF for Children– NHS Athens account. Click here to find out about the free BNF/BNFC App.
– clinical insight search tool which also gives access to over 1100 electronic books and 500 journals and other fulltext resources ClinicalKey Note you will need a local NHS Athens account (register here)
– provided by NICE. Summaries of best practice for >300 primary care presentations, incl Clinical Knowledge Summaries (CKS) specialty. neurological
collection of databases (details Cochrane Library– here) containing different types of high-quality, independent evidence such as Systematic Reviews, RCTs and Health Technology Assessments.
-Health Education England’s suite of high quality content free of charge training ( Elearning for Health (ELfH) topics incl. COVID-19 programme Epilepsy, TIA) in partnership with the NHS and Professional Bodies. Note you will need a local NHS Athens account (register here)
– access to authoritative clinical & non-clinical evidence/best practice incl. NICE Evidence topics through web-based portal- provided by NICE. Neurological
– clinical search tool designed to allow health professionals to rapidly identify the highest quality clinical evidence for clinical practice. TRIP Database
– ‘an 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.
Neurology, Neurosurgery & Neurosciences journals below
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Journal Coverage Notes Acta neurologica scandinavica 1997- Alzheimer’s & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring 2015- Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association 2007- Alzheimer’s & Dementia: Translational Research & Clinical Interventions 2015- Annals of neurology 1999- Applied cognitive psychology 1996- Autonomic Neuroscience: Basic and Clinical 2007- BMC Neurology 2001- BMC Neuroscience 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 to obtain our fellowship number) email 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 Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging 2016- Brain 1954-2013
1996- 1 year ago Print @ shelves 127 & 128, Discovery Library, Derriford
Online Brain and Behavior 2011- Brain and Development 2008- Brain, Behavior and Immunity 2007- Brain, Behavior and Immunity – Health 2020- Brain Research 2007- Brain pathology 1997- Brain Research Bulletin 2007- Brain Sciences 2011- Brain Stimulation 2008- British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing 2005- Case Reports in Neurology 2009- Clinical and experimental neuroimmunology 2010- Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery 2007- Clinical Neurophysiology 2007- CNS: neuroscience and therapeutics 2008- Current Opinion in Neurobiology 2007- Current Opinion in Neurology 1998- Developmental medicine and child neurology 1997- Diagnostics in Neuropsychiatry 2015- Epilepsia 1997- Epilepsy and Behavior 2007- Epilepsy Currents 2001- Epilepsy Research 2007- Epilepsy Research and Treatment 2010- Epileptic disorders 2014- European journal of neurology 1997- European journal of neuroscience 1997- European Journal of Paediatric Neurology 2007- European journal of pain 1997- European Neuropsychopharmacology 2007- Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology 2007- Future Neurology 2006- If asked for organisation select NHS England Headache 1997- Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery 2014- Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 2007- Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation 1999- Journal of neurochemistry 1997- Journal of neuroendocrinology 1997- Journal of neuroimaging 1997- Journal of Neuroimmunology 2007- Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery 2009- Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry 1920- Journal of Neurology Research 2011- Journal of Neuropathology & Experimental Neurology Jun 1997- If asked for organisation select NHS England Journal of neuropsychology 2007- Journal of Neuroradiology 2007- Journal of Neurosurgery 1944- Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics 2004- Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine 1999- Journal of pineal research 1997- Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience 2007- Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases 2007- Journal of the Neurological Sciences 2007- Journal of the peripheral nervous system 2000- Lancet 2007- Lancet Neurology (1) 2007- Lancet Neurology (2) 2002- 60 days ago Movement disorders 1999- Multiple Sclerosis Journal 1997- Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders 2012- Muscle and nerve 1996- Neurobiology of Aging 2007- Neurobiology of Disease 2007- Neurochirurgie 2007- Neurodegenerative Disease Management 2011- If asked for organisation select NHS England Neurodiagnostic Journal 1998- If asked for organisation select NHS England Neurogastroenterology and motility 1997- Neuroimaging Clinics of North America 2007- Neurología (English Edition) 2011- Neurologic Clinics 2007- Neurology 1995- Neurology (print) 1980-2009 Print @ shelves 195 & 196, Discovery Library, Derriford Neurology Clinical Practice 2011- Neurology Genetics 2015- Neurology Neuroimmunology and Neuroinflammation 2014- Neuromodulation 1998- Neuromuscular Disorders 2007- Neuropathology 1997- Neuropathology and applied neurobiology 1997- Neurophysiologie Clinique 2011- Neuroscience 2007- Neuroscience and Medicine 2010- Neurosurgery Clinics of North America 2007- Neurosurgery 1977- Neurosurgical Focus 1996- Neurotoxicology and Teratology 2007- New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) 1990- Operative Neurosurgery 2005- Pain practice 2001- Parkinsonism & Related Disorders 2007- Pediatric Neurology 2007- Practical Neurology 2001- Progress in neurology and psychiatry 2007- Psychiatry and clinical neurosciences 1997- Seizure: European Journal of Epilepsy 2007- Seminars in Pediatric Neurology 2007- Seminars in Spine Surgery 2007- Sleep Medicine 2007- Sleep Medicine Clinics 2007- Sleep Medicine Reviews 2007- Spine 1996- Spine Journal 2007- Stroke 1970- Stroke Research and Treatment 2010- Trends in Cognitive Sciences 2007- Trends in Neurosciences 2007- World Journal of Neuroscience 2011- World Neurosurgery 2010-
Books ( guide)
. print and electronic book holdings Note- you will need an NHS Athens login to to access ebooks.
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Ebooks Selected neurology, neurosurgery & neuroscience content from 2010 onwards- ( click title & login with NHS Athens )
Title Year Edition Author ABC of Stroke 2011 Mant Alzheimer’s disease 2016 Borenstein Aminoff’s Electrodiagnosis in Clinical Neurology 2012 6th Aminoff Aminoff’s Neurology & General Medicine 2021 6th Aminoff Atlas of Clinical Neurology 2011 3rd Perkin Atlas of uncommon pain syndromes 2020 4th Waldman Atlas of Peripheral Nerve Surgery 2013 2nd Kim Atlas of Spinal Imaging 2022 Louie Benzel’s Spine Surgery 2017 4th Steinmetz Best Evidence for Spine Surgery: 20 Cardinal Cases 2012 Jandial Bradley and Daroff’s Neurology in Clinical Practice 2022 8th Jankovic Brain Injury Medicine 2021 Eapen Brain Injury Medicine 2021 Eapen Brain Tumors: An Encyclopedic Approach 2012 3rd Kaye Cellular physiology and neurophysiology 2020 3rd Blaustein Central nervous system cancer rehabilitation 2019 Cristian Challenging neuropathic pain syndromes 2018 Freedman Chordomas and chondrosarcomas of the skull base and spine 2018 2nd Harsh Complications in Neuroanesthesia 2016 Prabhakar Complications in Neurosurgery 2019 Nanda Concussion: assessment, management and rehabilitation 2020 Eapen Core techniques in operative neurosurgery. 2020 2nd Jandial Cottrell and Young’s Neuroanesthesia 2017 6th Cottrell Crash Course: Nervous system (up to 3 simultaneous users) 2012 4th Ross, J. Crash Course: Neurology (up to 3 simultaneous users) 2013 4th Yogarajah, M. Decision-Making in Adult Neurology 2021 Cucchiara Defining autism: a guide to brain, biology, and behavior. 2019 Casanova Easy EMG 2016 2nd Weiss Electromyography and Neuromuscular Disorders 2021 4th Preston Endoscopic Surgery of the Orbit 2021 Sindwani Epilepsy: an atlas of investigation and management 2010 Nair Epilepsy Syndromes 2010 Werz Essential Neuromodulation 2011 Arle Essentials of Delirium : Everything You Really Need to Know for Working in Delirium Care 2020 Rahman Essentials of Neuroanesthesia 2017 Prabhakar Fenichel’s Clinical Pediatric Neurology 2019 8th Piña-Garza Fitzgerald’s Clinical Neuroanatomy and Neuroscience 2021 8th Mtui Fundamental Neuroscience 2013 4th Squire Fundamental Neuroscience for Basic and Clinical Applications 2018 5th Haines Glioblastoma 2016 Brem Human Brain in Photographs and Diagrams 2013 4th Nolte Imaging in Neurology 2018 Osborn Imaging in Spine Surgery 2018 Ross Imaging of the Brain 2013 Naidich Kaufman’s Clinical Neurology for Psychiatrists 2017 8th Kaufman Liu, Volpe, and Galetta’s neuro-ophthalmology: diagnosis and management 2019 3rd Liu Lumbar interbody fusions 2019 Manjila Massachusetts General Hospital Psychopharmacology and Neurotherapeutics 2016 Stern, TA et al. Memory Loss, Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia 2022 3rd Budson Meningiomas 2010 Pamir The Mental Status Examination Handbook 2022 Mendez Minimally Invasive Percutaneous Spinal Techniques 2011 Kim Molecular and cellular therapies for motor neuron diseases. 2017 Boulis Monitoring in Neurocritical Care 2013 Le Roux Movement Disorders in Childhood 2016 2nd Singer Muscle Biopsy 2021 5th Dubowitz Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations: Brain 2013 2nd Jones Netter’s Atlas of Neuroscience 2016 3rd Felten Netter’s Correlative Imaging: Neuroanatomy 2015 Lee Netter’s neurology 2020 3rd Srinivasan Neuroanatomy: an illustrated colour text 2020 6th Crossman Neuroanatomy and Neuroscience at a Glance 2017 5th Cicchetti Neuroblastoma: molecular mechanisms and therapeutic interventions 2019 Ray The neurodiverse workplace: an employer’s guide to managing and working with neurodivergent employees, clients and customers 2020 Honeybourne Neurologic and Neurodegenerative Diseases of the Larynx 2020 Weissbrod Neurology: Neonatology Questions and Controversies 2012 2nd Perlman Neurology Secrets 2016 6th Kass Neuromodulation: comprehensive textbook of principles, technologies, and therapies 2018 2nd Krames Neuromonitoring techniques: quick guide for clinicians and residents. 2018 Prabhakar Neuromuscular Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence 2015 2nd Darras Neuromuscular Disorders: Treatment and Management 2011 Bertorini Neuro-Oncology for the Clinical Neurologist 2021 Strowd The Neuro-Ophthalmology Survival Guide 2018 2nd Pane Neuropathology 2012 2nd Prayson Neuropathology 2013 3rd Ellison Neuropathology 2014 Yachnis Neuropathology Simplified : A Guide for Clinicians and Neuroscientists 2015 Hilton & Shivane (Local authors) Neuroradiology: Key Differential Diagnoses and Clinical Questions 2013 Small Neuroradiology: spectrum and evolution of disease 2019 Small Neuroradiology: The Requisites 2017 4th Nadgir Neurostimulation for the Treatment of Chronic Pain 2012 Hayek Neurotrauma management for the severely injured polytrauma 2017 Ecklund Neurotrauma : managing patients with head injuries 2013 Abelson-Mitchell New therapeutics for traumatic brain injury: prevention of secondary brain damage and enhancement of repair and regeneration 2017 Heidenreich Nolte’s essentials of the human brain 2019 2nd Vanderah Nolte’s The Human Brain: An introduction to its functional anatomy 2021 8th Vanderah Nolte’s the human brain in photographs and diagrams. 2020 5th Vanderah On Call Neurology 2021 4th Mayer Operative Techniques: Spine Surgery 2018 3rd Baron Oxford Handbook of Neurology 2014 2nd Manji Oxford Handbook of Neuroscience Nursing 2021 2nd Woodward Oxford Textbook of Neuromuscular Disorders 2014 Hilton-Jones Oxford Textbook of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease 2014 Norrving Practical Approach to Electroencephalography 2010 Libenson A Practical Guide to Supporting People with Epilepsy 2020 Case Practical Surgical Neuropathology: A Diagnostic Approach 2010 Perry Primer on cerebrovascular diseases 2017 2nd Caplan Principles and Practice of Movement Disorders 2011 2nd Fahn Principles of Neurological Surgery 2018 4th Ellenbogen Problem Solving in Neuroradiology 2011 Law Quality and safety in neurosurgery 2018 Guillaume Quantitative MRI of the spinal cord 2014 Cohen-Adad Reframe your thinking around autism: how the polyvagal theory and brain plasticity help us make sense of autism 2015 Bridges Rowan’s Primer of EEG 2016 2nd Marcuse Schmidek and Sweet: Operative Neurosurgical Techniques 2022 7th Quiñones-Hinojosa Skull base imaging 2018 Chong Sobotta atlas of human anatomy : head, neck and neuroanatomy 2018 16th Paulsen Spine Secrets 2021 3rd Devlin Spine Surgery: Techniques, Complication Avoidance and Management 2012 3rd Benzel Status Epilepticus : A Clinical Perspective 2017 2nd Drislane Stroke nursing 2020 2nd Williams Stroke 2022 7th Grotta Stroke (The Facts) 2017 2nd Lindley Surgical Anatomy and Techniques to the Spine 2013 2nd Kim Swaiman’s Pediatric Neurology: Principles and Practice 2017 6th Swaiman Teaching Files: Brain and Spine 2012 Fatterpekar Textbook of the Cervical Spine 2015 Shen Traumatic Brain Injury : A Multidisciplinary Approach 2020 2nd Whitfield (Local Editors) Umphred’s neurological rehabilitation 2020 7th Lazaro Video Atlas of Neurosurgery 2017 Quinones-Hinojosa Volpe’s neurology of the newborn 2018 6th Volpe Youmans and Winn Neurological Surgery 2017 7th Winn