The latest edition of the Critical Care Bulletin has just been published. You can access the blog here
The latest articles have now been published in the Breast Surgery bulletin.
You can access the blog here
The BMA has published guidance which summarises key advice for those working in primary care, since they may be consulted by patients, including pregnant women, who are travelling to or returning from countries that are part of this outbreak (ie those countries with active Zika transmission).
To read the guidance go online here
The guidance is intended for primary care clinicians in England and Scotland.
It has been produced by Public Health England (PHE) in conjunction with the British Medical Association (BMA) and the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP).
The news about the Zika Virus outbreak in South America is changing daily.
There are several resources which can help you learn more and keep up to date on the topic: Public Health England has published information about the virus. Details can be found here
Information has also been published on the NHS Choices website follow the link here to an update on 29th January.
The National Library for Medicine in the US has published a list of resources and information here
The latest update has now been published and you can read it here
View the latest Critical Care Bulletin – just published here
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The journal titles are linked into our healthcare databases, electronic journal lists and can be accessed from the library web pages when both on and offsite by using your Athens log in.
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Choose from interviews, featured articles, jobs, blogs, videos, news categories and health service focus.
Registration is free if you want to access all areas but you don’t need to do this in order to subscribe to a newsletter or individual news feeds.
An interesting and easy to navigate site. http://www.nationalhealthexecutive.com/Home
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Essence of Care Matron Hayley Reading has contributed a chapter on the needs of the acutely ill adult to a new book Nursing Practice and Health Care. Available in the Library at 610.73 HIN.