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!
Congratulations 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
Publication Type: Case Reports; Journal Article
Full Text: Available from EBSCOhost in BMJ 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.
Read the remainder of this article at: http://jscr.oxfordjournals.org/content/2014/3/rju018.full
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.
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NHS. Please also note access is from 1997 to date only.
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