ClinicalKey Content Update: June 19, 2017

Book Added – CK Global
Please note that the following title is now live on CK Global.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Fonseca, Raymond) 3rd ed; ISBN: 9780323414999; Package/Collection: Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery; New edition (replaces 9781416043898); https://www.clinicalkey.com/dura/browse/bookChapter/3-s2.0-C20141001032

ClinicalKey Content Updates: June 15, 2017

Journal Added – CK Global
Clinical Nutrition ESPEN (formerly e-SPEN Journal); Years of Coverage: 2015 to present; ISSN: 2405-4577; Package/Collection: Gastroenterology-Hepatology; https://www.clinicalkey.com/dura/browse/journalIssue/24054577

Books Added – CK Global

Books Removed – CK Global
  • Atlas of Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography: Surgical and Radiologic Correlations (Oxorn, Donald) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780721653563; Package/Collection: Anesthesiology; Out of print. Recommended alternative – Sidebotham: Practical Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography, 2e.
  • Cardiothoracic Critical Care (Sidebotham, David) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780750675727; Package/Collection: Critical Care Medicine; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Vincent: Textbook of Critical Care, 7e.
  • Comprehensive Hospital Medicine: An Evidence-Based Approach (Williams, Mark) 1st ed; ISBN: 9781416002239; Package/Collection: Internal Medicine Essentials; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Hospital Medicine Clinics.
  • Comprehensive Pediatric Hospital Medicine (Zaoutis, Lisa) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780323030045; Package/Collection: Internal Medicine Extended; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Hospital Medicine Clinics.
  • Diagnostic Atlas of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (Chandrasoma, Parakrama T) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780123736055; Package/Collection: Gastroenterology-Hepatology; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Sleisenger and Fordtran’s Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease.
  • Easy Injections (Weiss, Lyn) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780750675277; Package/Collection: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Saunders: Injection Techniques in Musculoskeletal Medicine, 4e.
  • Electromyography in Clinical Practice (Katirji, Bashar) 2nd ed; ISBN: 9780323028998; Package/Collection: Neurology; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Preston: Electromyography and Neuromuscular Disorders, 3e.
  • Pathology of the Placenta (Fox, Harold) 3rd ed; ISBN: 9781416025924; Package/Collection: Pathology Extended; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Crum: Gynecologic and Obstetric Pathology, 1e.
  • Practical Guide to the Care of the Geriatric Patient (Wachtel, Tom) 3rd ed; ISBN: 9780323036719; Package/Collection: Family Medicine; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Brocklehurst’s Textbook of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, 8e.

Remember the steps you need for literature searching?

Try our new Literature Searching Flashcard Revision etutorial to remind yourself of the steps you need to take to complete a literature search. Following these steps can make your searching easier.

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What is the CRAAP checklist?

Not sure whether you should use that bit of information you have found? Can you tell if it is good quality?

Learn how to use the CRAAP checklist to evaluate the information you find - try our new Evaluating Information etutorial.

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ClinicalKey Content Update: June 5, 2017

Book Added – CK Global
Please note that the following title is now live on CK Global.
Essence of Anesthesia Practice (Fleisher, Lee) 4th ed; ISBN: 9780323394970; Package/Collection: Anesthesiology; New edition (replaces 9781437717204); https://www.clinicalkey.com/dura/browse/bookChapter/3-s2.0-C20130006706

Updated Physiotherapy Current Awareness Page

The Physiotherapy current awareness page has been updated to include library ejournal subscriptions from Clinical Key.

You’ll receive a selection of the latest headlines from:
  • Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Journal of Occupational Therapy
  • Clinical Rehabilitation
  • Medicine & Science in Sports and Exercise
  • PM&R
  • Physiotherapy
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinical Of North America

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Latest research from our Nutrition journals

You can keep up-to-date with the news and research published via some of our nutrition-based  ejournals. This page has now been updated to reflect our recent subscriptions.

eJournals include:
  • Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
  • Nutrition and metabolism
  • Nutrition Journal
  • Nutrition Reviews

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Check out the Nutrition news page or sign-up here.

Orthopaedics Current Awareness Updates

The Orthopaedics current awareness page has been updated to include library ejournal subscriptions from Clinical Key.

You’ll receive a selection of the latest headlines from:

  • Bone & Joint Journal
  • Current Orthopaedic Practice
  • Injury
  • Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery
  • Journal of Hand Surgery
  • Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics
  • Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics
  • Orthopaedics and Trauma

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Check out the Orthopaedics news page or sign-up here.

Updated Ophthalmology Current Awareness Page

You can keep up-to-date with the news and research published via some of our ophthalmology ejournals. This page has now been updated to reflect our recent subscriptions.

eJournals include:

  • American Journal of Ophthalmology
  • BMC Ophthalmology
  • British Journal of Ophthalmology
  • European Journal of Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Survey of Ophthalmology

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Check out the Ophthalmology news page or sign-up here.

Check Your Skills – help us to pilot test our new etutorial

You can check your literaturesearching skills to see if you need more help to find the right information effectively.

We have created a new etutorial and we’d like your feedback on it. This etutorial is aimed at new Keele students to help them assess their skills and give them an action plan to improve them.

Why don’t you have a go

  • Check your literature searching skills
  • Get an action plan to improve your skills
and let us know...
  • Complete the feedback form at the end of the tutorial
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News and Research in Infection Control

We have updated our current awareness page for infection control to include our recent subscriptions.

eJournals include:

  • American Journal of Infection Control
  • Clinical Infectious Diseases
  • Infectious Disease Clinical of North America
  • Journal of Hospital Infections
  • Journal of Infectious Diseases
  • Lancet Infectious Diseases

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Check out the Infection Control news page or sign-up here.

ClinicalKey Content Updates: May 8, 2017

Books Added – CK Global

Books Removed – CK Global
  • Cell Biology (Pollard, Thomas) 2nd ed; ISBN: 9781416022558; Package/Collection: Flex Only; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Kierszenbaum: Histology and Cell Biology, 4e.
  • Evidence-Based Medical Consultation (Steinberg, Daniel) 1st ed; ISBN: 9781416022138; Package/Collection: Flex Only; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – McGee: Evidence-Based Physical Diagnosis, 4e.
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Secrets (O’Young, Bryan) 3rd ed; ISBN: 9781416032052; Package/Collection: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Frontera: Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 3e.
  • Rapid Diagnosis in Ophthalmology: Retina (Rogers, Adam) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780323049597; Package/Collection: Flex Only; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Sadda: Ryan’s Retinal Imaging and Diagnostics, 1e.
  • Surgical Techniques in Ophthalmology: Glaucoma Surgery (Chen, Teresa) 1st ed; ISBN: 9781416030218; Package/Collection: Flex Only; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Becker-Shaffer’s Diagnosis and Therapy of the Glaucomas, 8e.
  • Textbook of Clinical Neurology (Goetz, Christopher) 3rd ed; ISBN: 9781416036180; Package/Collection: Neurology; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Aminoff’s Neurology and General Medicine, 5e.
  • Thoracic Surgery Atlas (Ferguson, Mark) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780721603254; Package/Collection: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Zwischenberger: Atlas of Thoracic Surgical Techniques, 1e.

News and Research in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

We have updated our current awareness page for obstetrics and gynaecology to include our recent subscriptions.

eJournals include:
  • American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Best Practice and Research : Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • BJOG
  • Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • European Journals of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
  • Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Check out the Obstetrics and Gynaecology news page or sign-up here.

Get the latest updates from our Diabetes and Endocrinology journals

You can sign-up to keep up-to-date with the news and research published via some of our diabetes-based ejournals. This page has now been updated to reflect our recent subscriptions.

eJournals include:
  • Best Practice and Research : Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics
  • Journals of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Journal of Endocrinology
  • Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology

 All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles


Check out the Diabetes news page or sign-up here.

Updated Cardio-Thoracic Current Awareness Page

We have updated our cardio-thoracic current awareness page to ensure it includes RSS feeds from our latest subscriptions.

eJournals include:

  • Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals (open access)
  • Annals of Thoracic Surgery
  • European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
  • Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Check out the news page or sign-up here.

Discover the latest research from the National Institute for Health Research

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) disseminates the latest research to support evidence-based decision-making in healthcare. Research is critically appraised to give you access to reliable, relevant and significant findings.

You can view the dissemination portal and sign-up to receive:

  • Signals - summary of the latest important research
  • Highlights – exploration of conditions and treatments
  • Themed Reviews – summary of NIHR research on a particular theme

Oxford Journals Error Fixed


We are glad to report that this error appears to now have been fixed and you should have no problems accessing our NHS-subscribed Oxford ejournal titles. As a reminder they are:

  • Aesthetic Surgery Journal
  • Annals of Oncology
  • Brain
  • British Journal of Anaesthesia (BJA)
  • Clinical Infectious Diseases
  • European Heart Journal
  • European Heart Journal - cardiovascular imaging
  • European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
  • Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
  • Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

Please check the NHS A-Z journals list to check which titles you have access to.

Nursing Assistants Dashboard for Quick Access to Library Resources

Nursing assistants at UHNM can easily access library resources that will help you the most by using the specially created dashboard.

The dashboard includes links to:

  • Set up and maintain your NHS Athens account
  • Search the most useful resources
  • CPD support
  • Help from the Library Service

Use the Feedback option to let us know what you think and how we can improve the dashboard.

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Updated Elderly Care Current Awareness Page

You can keep up-to-date with the news and research published via some of our elderly care ejournals. This page has now been updated to reflect our recent subscriptions.

eJournals include:

  • Alzheimer's & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association
  • Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics
  • Age and Ageing
  • Clinics in Geriatric Medicine
  • European Geriatric Medicine
  • Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Leadership and Management latest news

The current awareness page for the topic Leadership and Management news has been updated. Unfortunately a number of feeds previously used on this page no longer exist and have been removed. Many of the titles are not available via our subscriptions but you can request a copy of an article via inter-library loan.

Latest research and news for Child Health

Our current awareness page for Child Health has been updated to include our latest subscriptions. You can sign-up to receive an email bulletin of a selection of the latest articles released.

eJournals included:

  • BMC Pediatrics
  • Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology
  • Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics
  • Journal of Pediatrics
  • Paediatric Respiratory Reviews
  • Paediatrics and Child Health
  • Pediatric Clinics of North America
  • Pediatrics

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Check out the Child Health news page or sign-up here.

Latest research and news for Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial Care

You can find the latest research and news from a range of our ejournals via our current awareness page for dental, oral and maxillofacial care. We have updated the page to include ejournal titles from our Clincal Key collection.

eJournals included:

  • BMC Oral Health
  • British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics
  • Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

ClinicalKey Content Updates: April 10, 2017

Journal Added – CK Global
Advances in Ophthalmology and Optometry (2016 to present); ISSN: 2452-1760; Package/Collection: Ophthalmology; https://www.clinicalkey.com/dura/browse/journalIssue/24521760

Books Added – CK Global

Books Removed – CK Global
  • Adult Reconstruction and Arthroplasty: Core Knowledge in Orthopedics (Garino, Jonathan) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780323033701; Package/Collection: Flex Only; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Arthritis & Arthroplasty series.
  • Core Knowledge in Orthopaedics: Trauma (Sanders, Roy) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780323034241; Package/Collection: Flex Only; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Browner: Skeletal Trauma.
  • Image-Guided Musculoskeletal Intervention (Peterson, Jeffrey) 1st ed; ISBN: 9781416029052; Package/Collection: Flex Only; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Image-Guided Interventions.
  • Medical Malpractice Survival Handbook, The (American College of Legal Medicine) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780323044387; Package/Collection: Flex Only; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – the journal Legal Medicine.
  • Medicine & Surgery: An Integrated Textbook (Lim, Eric Kian Saik) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780443072604; Package/Collection: Flex Only; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Kumar and Clark’s Clinical Medicine.
  • Rapid Diagnosis in Ophthalmology: Anterior Segment (Macsai, Marian) 1st ed; ISBN: 9780323044066; Package/Collection: Flex Only; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Krachmer: Cornea.
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Lahita, Robert) 5th ed; ISBN: 9780123749949; Package/Collection: Rheumatology; Out of print; no revision. Recommended alternative – Tsokos: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.

Cardiology Current Awareness Updates

The Cardiology current awareness page has been updated to include library ejournal subscriptions from Clinical Key.

You’ll receive a selection of the latest headlines from:

  • BMC Cardiovascular Disorders
  • American Heart Journal
  • American Journal of Cardiology
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Current Problems in Cardiology
  • European Heart Journal
  • Heart

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Check out the Cardiology news page or sign-up here.

Surgery latest research and news page update

We have updated our Surgery news page to include journal titles from Clinical Key. You can get the latest news and research from a range of Surgery related journal titles by signing up to our email bulletin.

You’ll receive a selection of the latest headlines from:

  • American Journal of Surgery
  • Annals of Surgery
  • Bone and Joint Journal
  • British Journal of Surgery
  • Journals of Bone and Joint Surgery
  • Journal of the American College of Surgeons
  • Surgery
  • Surgical Clinics of North America

All these titles are available in full-text to UHNM members of staff via NHS Athens; other users should check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles

Check out the Surgery news page or sign-up here.

A&E latest research and news

We have updated our A&E news page to include journal titles from Clinical Key. You can get the latest news and research from a range of A&E related journal titles by signing up to our email bulletin.

You’ll receive a selection of the latest headlines from:

  • American Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Annals of Emergency Medicine
  • British Medical Journal BMJ
  • Critical Care Clinics
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Current Opinion in Critical Care
  • Emergency Medicine Journal
  • Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
  • Resuscitation

Please check your Journals A-Z list  to see whether you have full-text access to all these titles