Additional Online Resources
Additional Online Resources
BMJ Case Reports
Access over 17,000 case reports in all disciplines. Have you had an unusal case and want to share it? Contact us for details of how to submit it free of charge. (NHS OpenAthens login needed).
BNF (Via Medicines Complete)
The BNF provides UK healthcare professionals with authoritative and practical information on the selection and clinical use of medicines in a clear, concise and accessible manner.
BNF for Children (Via Medicines Complete)
BNFC presents essential practical information to help healthcare professionals prescribe, monitor, supply, and administer medicines for childhood disorders.
ClinicalKey provides you with online content across specialities, giving you access to online journals, full-text reference books, drug information, videos, practice guidelines, customized patient education handhouts, clinical calculators and more (NHS OpenAthens login needed).
NB. This resource is only available to St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust staff using their NHS OpenAthens login details.
‘Fit for Travel’
'Fitfortravel' is a public access website provided by the NHS (Scotland). It gives travel health information for people travelling abroad from the UK.
Created for UK Healthcare professionals this site provides a comprehensive range of concise clinical guideline summaries for Primary Care.
Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR)
Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) publishes evidence to improve the quality, accessibility and organisation of health services and to enhance the strategic focus on research that matters to the NHS.
Health Technology Assessment (HTA)
The HTA programme produces independent research about the effectiveness of different healthcare treatments and tests for those who use, manage and provide care in the NHS.
The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines in Psychiatry
This evidence-based handbook on the safe and effective prescribing of psychotropic agents has been updated to incorporate the latest available research (NHS OpenAthens login needed).
Medicines and Prescribing Support from NICE
Support for delivering quality, safety and efficiency in the optimisation of medicines. Provides access to evidence summaries, medicine evidence commentaries, key therapeutic topics, NICE guidelines and more.
Mind the Gap
Mind the Gap is a clinical handbook of signs and symptoms in black and brown skin.
NHS Health A to Z
A patient information resource this is the online 'front door' to the NHS. It is the country's biggest health website and gives all the information you need to make choices about your health.
Aimed at patients and carers this website aims to provide non-medical people in the UK access to good quality information about health and disease.
RefWorks is a web-based citation manager that lets you easily import references from databases, websites, other reference managers and more.
The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical and Cancer Nursing Procedures
This resource provides users with the latest evidence-based clinical skills and processes to deliver exceptional patient care. It includes over 350 procedures, including illustrations and videos and can be accessed from any device. (NHS OpenAthens login needed).
TRAVAX™ is provided for Health Care Professionals and is maintained and continually updated by the Travel Medicine Team at Health Protection Scotland (previously Scottish Centre for Infection and Environmental Health). It is a UK National Health Service resource.
For login details please email the Library.