Library services & resources for Rheumatology

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
Rheumatology staff & students on placement
across the Plymouth health community.

Click here to visit our main library website.

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 22/11/18
Wallace, D. and Hahn, B. (2019) Dubois’ lupus erythematosus and related syndromes. 9th ed. Edinburgh: Elsevier.
Note you will need a local NHS Athens account to access (register here)


New print content added 22/10/2018 (click title to check availability)

Warwick, D. and Dunn, R. (2018) Hand surgery. 2nd ed. Oxford : Oxford University Press.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Databases (handout)

Search the NHS healthcare databases:

AMED- topics for allied health professionals
British Nursing Index (BNI)- incl topics for nurses and care staff
CINAHL-
 
international nursing & allied health incl nurses and care staff
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 including Rheumatology
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 where the print journal can be found within the library.

See the 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 other fulltext 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.
  • Elearning for Health (ELfH) -Health Education England’s suite of high quality content free of charge training (topics) in partnership with the NHS and Professional Bodies.
    Note you will need a local NHS Athens account (register here)
  • TRIP Database clinical search tool designed to allow health professionals to rapidly identify the highest quality clinical evidence for clinical practice.
  • UpToDate ‘an 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.

Direct links to key online Rheumatology journals are also listed below.
You should always select to login with OpenAthens first

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

Journal Coverage Notes
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases 1939-
Arthritis 2010-
Arthritis and rheumatology 2014-
Arthritis care and research 1999-
Arthritis Research and Therapy 1999-
Autoimmunity Reviews 2007-  
Best Practice & Research: Clinical Rheumatology 2007-
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 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
Bone 2007-
Bone Reports 2015-
Bone Research 2013-
Case Reports in Rheumatology 2011-
Clinical Cases in Mineral and Bone Metabolism 2004-
Clinical Rheumatology  2011-
Current Opinion in Rheumatology 1999-
Current Reviews in Musculoskeletal Medicine  2008-
Foot (The) 2007-
Foot and Ankle Clinics 2007-
Hand Clinics 2007-
International Journal of Rheumatology 2009-
International journal of rheumatic diseases 2008-
Joint Bone Spine 2007-
Journal of Autoimmunity 2007-
Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle 2010-
Journal of Rheumatology 2001- Institutional username & Password required- contact library.mailbox@nhs.net or ring
01752 439111 to request details
Note: We also have 1983- in print @ shelf 178 Discovery Library
Knee (The) 2007-
Lancet 2007-
Lupus Science and Medicine 2014-
Open Rheumatology Journal 2007-
Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2007-
Pediatric Rheumatology 2007-
Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America 2007-
Rheumatology and Therapy 2014-
Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism 2007-
Spine 1996-
Therapeutic Advances in Musculoskeletal Disease  2009-

 

 

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.

Selected orthopaedics ebooks from 2009 onwards –click title to login with NHS Athens account

Title Year Edition First Author
ABC of common soft tissue disorders. 2016 Morris
ABC of rheumatology 2018 5th Adebajo
Arthritis and arthroplasty: the knee 2009 Brown
Arthritis and arthroplasty: the hip 2009 Brown
Arthritis and arthroplasty: the spine. 2010 Shen
Arthritis and arthroplasty: the hand, wrist and elbow 2009 Chhabra
Arthritis and arthroplasty: the foot and ankle 2009 Coetzee
Arthritis and arthroplasty: the shoulder. 2009 Dines
Arthritis in black and white 2012 3rd Brower
Arthritis in color: advanced imaging of arthritis 2009 Bruno
The autoimmune diseases 2014 5th Rose
Bone and soft tissue pathology 2012 Horvai
Crash Course: Rheumatology and orthopaedics (up to 3 simultaneous users) 2013 3rd Elias-Jones
Dubois’ lupus erythematosus and related syndromes 2019 9th Wallace
Essential applications of musculoskeletal ultrasound in rheumatology. 2010 Wakefield
Essentials of physical medicine and rehabilitation: musculoskeletal disorders, pain, and rehabilitation. 2015 3rd Frontera
Fam’s musculoskeletal examination and joint injection techniques 2010 2nd Lawry
Fundamentals of osteoporosis. 2010 Marcus
Gout and other crystal arthropathies 2012 Terkeltaub
Imaging of arthritis and metabolic bone disease. 2009 Weissman
Infection and autoimmunity 2015 2nd Shoenfeld
Kelley and Firestein’s textbook of rheumatology 2017 10th Firestein
Morrey’s the elbow and its disorders. 2018 5th Morrey
Musculoskeletal Imaging 2015 2nd Pope
Musculoskeletal Physical Examination: An Evidence-Based Approach 2017 2nd Malanga
Netter collection of medical illustrations: Musculoskeletal system, upper limb 2012 2nd Iannotti
Netter collection of medical illustrations: Musculoskeletal system, spine and lower limb 2013 2nd  Iannotti
Netter collection of medical illustrations: Musculoskeletal system, biology and systemic diseases 2013 2nd  Iannotti
Osteoporosis 2013 4th Marcus
Osteoporosis in men: the effects of gender on skeletal health 2010 2nd Orwoll
Oxford handbook of rheumatology
(Download for up to 3 months at a time)
2018 4th Clunie
Pediatric Bone: Biology & Diseases 2012 2nd Glorieux
Presentation, Imaging and Treatment of Common Musculoskeletal Conditions: MRI-Arthroscopy Correlation 2012 Miller
Rheumatoid arthritis (Fast facts) 2011 2nd Isaacs
Rheumatology 2019 7th Hochberg
Rheumatology: a clinical handbook 2014 Al-Sukaini
Rheumatology, orthopaedics and trauma at a glance  2012 2nd Swales
Rheumatology secrets 2015 3rd West
Sjogren’s Syndrome 2016 Gerli
Surgical treatment of hip arthritis: reconstruction, replacement, and revision. 2012 Hozack
Systemic lupus erythematosus: basic, applied and clinical applications 2016 5th Tsokos
Targeted treatment of the rheumatic diseases. 2010 Weisman
Teaching Files: Musculoskeletal, The 2010 Ouellette
Textbook of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rheumatology 2013 2nd Luqmani
Textbook of pediatric rheumatology. 2016 7th Petty
Ultrasound-Guided Musculoskeletal Injections 2018 Allen

 


Apps