Top 6 books this month

Here are the Top 6 books on loan during August from the Staff Library

  • Llewellyn-Jones Fundamentals of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Drugs and Pharmacology for Nurses
  • Physiology for Nursing Practice
  • The ECG Made Easy
  • Ross and Wilson: Anatomy and Physiology in Health
  • Illustrated Textbook of Paediatrics



Don’t forget – we have a fiction collection too!

Fawcett RJ; BMJ Case Reports, 2013, vol./is. 2013/, 1757-790X (2013)

cyclistCongratulations to Dr RJ Fawcett on the publication of this article:
Morel-Lavallee lesion in a male cyclist.

Citation: BMJ Case Reports, 2013, vol./is. 2013/, 1757-790X (2013)
Author(s): Fawcett RJ
Language: English
Publication Type: Case Reports; Journal Article
Full Text: Available from EBSCOhost in BMJ Case Reports

J Broomfield*, P Ralte, S Morapudi, N Vasireddy and S Kershaw; Journal of Surgical Case Reports

Title: Anterior knee pain: an unusual presentation of renal cell carcinoma

Metastasis of any kind to the patella is rare. Metastasis to the patella causing symptoms representing the first presentation of underlying malignancy is rarer still. We report the case of a previously fit and well 74-year-old male presenting with left anterior knee pain. The initial diagnosis was osteoarthritis but after continued symptoms a diagnosis of solitary patella metastasis from a primary renal cell carcinoma was confirmed.

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Gok M.A.; Malik K.I.; Jeff A.; Sadat M.M.; Ward S.J.; Khan U.A; Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques,

Emergency versus elective colorectal resections for malignancy: A single centre experience

Colorectal cancer is the 3rd most common malignancy in men & women in
the UK. Colorectal cancer presents as a surgical emergency in 30% of cases as
obstruction, perforation, abdominal pain, haemorrhage or sepsis. Emergency colorectal
cancer has been associated with high post-operative morbidity & mortality. The aim of
the study is to assess emergency colorectal malignant resections at a District General

This is a retrospective study carried out since January 2007 till September 2013 at Macclesfield District General Hospital.

Collection notes: Academic-License. Please when asked to pick an institution please pick
NHS. Please also note access is from 1997 to date only.



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