29 January 2020

Coronavirus resources

As the world responds to the Coronavirus now impacting thousands of people, two of the leading Point of Care tool providers have updated their clinical information to ensure clinicians and researchers everywhere are equipped with the best evidence and knowledge available to ultimately benefit patients. 

Timely access to critical information about the virus is essential for global health efforts. UpToDate have made their material freely available to all users, including the public (no login is required). BMJ Best Practice materials are accessible via your OpenAthens login.

UpToDate resources

UpToDate's resources on Coronavirus are freely available to everyone (only the Coronavirus topic).

BMJ Best Practice

BMJ Best Practice's resources on coronavirus are only available to users with an NHS OpenAthens login (to register for OpenAthens click here)

Literature searches

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PubMed literature search results  - Pubmed "2019-nCoV"


NHS - Patient information

9 September 2019

Recent staff publications

Simson N, Stonier T, Suleyman N, Hendry J, Salib M, Peacock J, Connor M, Jones O, Schuster-Bruce J, Bottrell O, Lovegrove C, English L, Hamami H, Horn C, Bagley J, Bareh A, Jaikaransingh D, Mohamed N, Ukwu U, Shanmugathas N, Batura D, McDonald J, Charitopoulos K, Graham A, Zakikhani P, Taneja S, Sells H, Bolgeri M, Wiseman O, Bycroft J, Qteishat A, Aboumarzouk O.

BJU Int. 2019 Aug 22. doi: 10.1111/bju.14903.

Pool ER, Bolache S, Wood C.

Br J Hosp Med (Lond). 2019 Aug 2;80(8):476-477. doi: 10.12968/hmed.2019.80.8.476. No abstract available.

Prentice PM, Olga L, Petry CJ, Simmons D, Murphy HR, Hughes IA, Acerini CL, Ong KK, Dunger DB.

Diabetologia. 2019 Aug 9. doi: 10.1007/s00125-019-4970-6. 

Bain BJ, Luckit J.

Am J Hematol. 2019 Aug 4. doi: 10.1002/ajh.25598. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.
PMID: 31378993 

6 August 2019

Recent staff publications

Bain BJ, Luckit J.

Am J Hematol. 2019 Aug 4. doi: 10.1002/ajh.25598. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

Stagg HR, Bothamley GH, Davidson JA, Kunst H, Lalor MK, Lipman MC, Loutet MG, Lozewicz S, Mohiyuddin T, Abbara A, Alexander E, Booth H, Creer DD, Harris RJ, Kon OM, Loebinger MR, McHugh TD, Milburn HJ, Palchaudhuri P, Phillips PPJ, Schmok E, Taylor L, Abubakar I, Baker LV, Barrett JC, Burgess H, Cosgrove C, Dunleavy A, Francis M, Gupta U, Hamid S, Haselden BM, Holden E, Kahr V, Lynn W, Perrin FM, Rahman A, Soobratty MR; London INH-R TB study group.

Eur Respir J. 2019 Aug 1. pii: 1900982. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00982-2019. [Epub ahead of print]

Atkinson HD, Khan S, Lashgari Y, Ziegler A.

BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2019 Jul 19;20(1):334. doi: 10.1186/s12891-019-2717-7.

Muthumala A, Huang W, Vijayaraman P.

J Thorac Dis. 2019 May;11(5):1742-1745. doi: 10.21037/jtd.2019.05.14. No abstract available.

Muglu J, Rather H, Arroyo-Manzano D, Bhattacharya S, Balchin I, Khalil A, Thilaganathan B, Khan KS, Zamora J, Thangaratinam S.

PLoS Med. 2019 Jul 2;16(7):e1002838. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002838. eCollection 2019 Jul.

Speake D, Dvorkin L, Vaizey CJ, Carlson GL.

Colorectal Dis. 2019 Jul 1. doi: 10.1111/codi.14749. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Dover N, Lee GA, Raleigh M, J Baker E, Starodub R, Bench S, Garry B.

J Adv Nurs. 2019 Jun 21. doi: 10.1111/jan.14105. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

14 June 2019

Recent staff publications

Yoong W, Assassi Z, Ahmedani I, Abdinasir R, Denning M, Taylor H, Chandrakumar D, Kwakye M, Nauta M.
Postgrad Med J. 2019 May;95(1123):266-270. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2018-136221. Epub 2019 May 25.

Noba L, Wakefield A.
J Clin Nurs. 2019 May 21. doi: 10.1111/jocn.14919. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Ferguson D, Palmer A, Khan S, Oduoza U, Atkinson H.
Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2019 May 15. doi: 10.1007/s00590-019-02442-2. [Epub ahead of print]

Owen L, Steel A.
Br J Hosp Med (Lond). 2019 May 2;80(5):263-267. doi: 10.12968/hmed.2019.80.5.263.

Cooper O, McBain H, Tangayi S, Telfer P, Tsitsikas D, Yardumian A, Mulligan K.
Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2019 Apr 29;17(1):74. doi: 10.1186/s12955-019-1136-7.

Wachira L, De Silva L, Orangun I, Shehzad S, Kulkarni A, Yoong W.
J Obstet Gynaecol. 2019 Jul;39(5):731-732. doi: 10.1080/01443615.2018.1557124. Epub 2019 Apr 19. No abstract available.

Sekar H, Rajesh Thamaran N, Stoker D, Das S, Yoong W.
BMJ Case Rep. 2019 Apr 5;12(4). pii: e228192. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-228192.

Govind A, Yoong W.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2019 Apr;59(2):E6. doi: 10.1111/ajo.12943. No abstract available.

Sayma M, Walters HR, Hesford C, Tariq Z, Nakhosteen A.
BMJ Case Rep. 2019 Apr 1;12(4). pii: e226276. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-226276.

Lynn W, Vadhwana B, Bell DJ, Borgstein R, Demetriou G, Nair MS, Meleagros L.
ANZ J Surg. 2019 May;89(5):541-545. doi: 10.1111/ans.15063. Epub 2019 Mar 18.

Choong AMTL, Wee IJY, Almond M, Muratani M, Kovari F, Russai R, Jenkins MP.
Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2019 Apr;53(3):230-241. doi: 10.1177/1538574418814612. Epub 2018 Dec 20.

Yoong W, Lavina A, Ali A, Sivashanmugarajan V, Govind A, McMonagle M.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2019 Apr;59(2):201-207. doi: 10.1111/ajo.12909. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Kupeli N, Candy B, Tamura-Rose G, Schofield G, Webber N, Hicks SE, Floyd T, Vivat B, Sampson EL, Stone P, Aspden T.
Patient. 2019 Apr;12(2):183-197. doi: 10.1007/s40271-018-0328-2. Review.

29 April 2019

BMJ Best Practice

The library is pleased to announce that BMJ Best Practice is now available to all staff and students on placement at North Middlesex.

What does BMJ Best Practice do?

BMJ Best Practice is a point of care knowledge tool with step by step guidance on diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and prevention. It is updated daily using robust evidence based methodology and expert opinion.  An App version is available - you need to create an account on the site to gain access to the App.

What information is available?

  • Information on thousands of diagnoses and diagnostic tests.
  • Seamless links to drug formularies for comprehensive drug information.
  • Over 4,000 diagnostic and treatment guidelines including NICE guidelines.
  • Over 200 plain language patient information leaflets to support treatment options.
  • Full reference links and over 3,500 colour images.

When should I use BMJ Best Practice?

BMJ Best Practice is your instant second opinion and as it is structured around the patient consultation it presents the required information just as it is needed.

Do I need a password?

No. If you are using an NHS workplace computer you will have automatic access to BMJ Best Practice. However, you will need to register for a personal account to access BMJ Best Practice outside of your workplace, or to take advantage of the following benefits:
  1. Access BMJ Best Practice from home or on your mobile device
  2. Use your account details to download the app for offline, anytime access
  3. Automatically track your activity to gain CME/ CPD points and certificates

How do I access BMJ Best Practice?

To access BMJ Best Practice visit: http://bestpractice.bmj.com/best-practice/welcome.html

You can access the app via Apple or the Google Play Store and searching for “BMJ Best Practice”.
Select the app and when prompted, use your BMJ Best Practice personal account details to sign in and download the content.

What if I need help?

If you need help using BMJ Best Practice please contact the library or view an online tutorial.

7 March 2019

New 2019 staff publications

Woolf K, Jayaweera H, Unwin E, Keshwani K, Valerio C, Potts H.

 BMJ Open. 2019 Mar 5;9(3):e025004. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025004. 

Fadel MG, Das S, Nesbitt A, Killicoat K, Gafson I, Lodhi W, Yoong W.

 J Obstet Gynaecol. 2019 Mar 1:1-5. doi: 10.1080/01443615.2018.1534814. [Epub ahead of print] 

Moore KJ, Lee CY, Sampson EL, Candy B.

Dementia (London). 2019 Feb 20:1471301219831530. doi: 10.1177/1471301219831530. [Epub ahead of print] 

Salkind J, Bevan R, Drage G, Samuels D, Hann G.

 BMJ. 2019 Jan 31;364:l245. doi: 10.1136/bmj.l245. No abstract available.  

Bahadur G, Homburg R.

 JBRA Assist Reprod. 2019 Jan 31;23(1):79-80. doi: 10.5935/1518-0557.20180075. No abstract available.   

Kupeli N, Candy B, Tamura-Rose G, Schofield G, Webber N, Hicks SE, Floyd T, Vivat B, Sampson EL, Stone P, Aspden T.

 Patient. 2019 Feb;12(1):169. doi: 10.1007/s40271-018-0351-3. No abstract available.  

Southern J, Sridhar S, Tsou CY, Hopkins S, Collier S, Nikolayevskyy V, Lozewicz S, Lalvani A, Abubakar I, Lipman M.

 Public Health. 2019 Jan;166:34-39. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2018.09.023. Epub 2018 Nov 12. 

Bahadur G, Homburg R.

 JBRA Assist Reprod. 2019 Jan 31;23(1):62-67. doi: 10.5935/1518-0557.20180073. 

Kupeli N, Candy B, Tamura-Rose G, Schofield G, Webber N, Hicks SE, Floyd T, Vivat B, Sampson EL, Stone P, Aspden T.

 Patient. 2019 Apr;12(2):183-197. doi: 10.1007/s40271-018-0328-2. Review. 

4 February 2019

Recent publications by staff at the North Middlesex Hospital

Choong AMTL, Wee IJY, Almond M, Muratani M, Kovari F, Russai R, Jenkins MP.
Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2018 Dec 20:1538574418814612. doi: 10.1177/1538574418814612. [Epub ahead of print]

Strauss CE, De Munter C.
BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Nov 28;11(1). pii: e227397. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-227397. No abstract available.

Arnold AD, Shun-Shin MJ, Keene D, Howard JP, Sohaib SMA, Wright IJ, Cole GD, Qureshi NA, Lefroy DC, Koa-Wing M, Linton NWF, Lim PB, Peters NS, Davies DW, Muthumala A, Tanner M, Ellenbogen KA, Kanagaratnam P, Francis DP, Whinnett ZI.
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Dec 18;72(24):3112-3122. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2018.09.073.

Davies N, Manthorpe J, Sampson EL, Lamahewa K, Wilcock J, Mathew R, Iliffe S.
PLoS One. 2018 Nov 14;13(11):e0206422. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0206422. eCollection 2018.

Yoong W, Lavina A, Ali A, Sivashanmugarajan V, Govind A, McMonagle M.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2018 Oct 24. doi: 10.1111/ajo.12909. [Epub ahead of print]

Tezcan E, Burrell R, Bell DJ, Almpanis S.
J Surg Case Rep. 2018 Oct 8;2018(10):rjy252. doi: 10.1093/jscr/rjy252. eCollection 2018 Oct.

Ilias I, Apollonatou S, Nikitas N, Theodorakopoulou M, Vassiliou AG, Kotanidou A, Dimopoulou I.
Metabolites. 2018 Oct 6;8(4). pii: E62. doi: 10.3390/metabo8040062.

Glynne-Jones R, Hall MR, Lopes A, Pearce S, Goh V, Bosompem S, Bridgewater J, Chau I, Wasan H, Moran B, Melcher L, West NP, Quirke P, Wong WL, Beare S, Hava N, Duggan M, Harrison M.
Heliyon. 2018 Sep 22;4(9):e00804. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2018.e00804. eCollection 2018 Sep.

Wong DJN, Harris SK, Moonesinghe SR; SNAP-2: EPICCS collaborators; Health Services Research Centre, National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia; Study Steering Group; Net Solving Limited;
Br J Anaesth. 2018 Oct;121(4):730-738. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2018.07.002. Epub 2018 Sep 7.

Halstead S, Scott G, Thust S, Hann G.
Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed. 2018 Sep 3. pii: edpract-2017-314591. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2017-314591. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

Mansell J, Gourtsoyannis Y, Draz N, Buchanan R.

Bauernfreund Y, Butler M, Ragavan S, Sampson EL.
BMJ Open Qual. 2018 Aug 13;7(3):e000200. doi: 10.1136/bmjoq-2017-000200. eCollection 2018.

Feast AR, White N, Lord K, Kupeli N, Vickerstaff V, Sampson EL.
Age Ageing. 2018 Nov 1;47(6):841-846. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afy112.

Frankel AH, Kazempour-Ardebili S, Bedi R, Chowdhury TA, De P, El-Sherbini N, Game F, Gray S, Hardy D, James J, Kong MF, Ramlan G, Southcott E, Winocour P.
Diabet Med. 2018 Aug;35(8):1018-1026. doi: 10.1111/dme.13676.

Kupeli N, Candy B, Tamura-Rose G, Schofield G, Webber N, Hicks SE, Floyd T, Vivat B, Sampson EL, Stone P, Aspden T.
Patient. 2018 Aug 24. doi: 10.1007/s40271-018-0328-2. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Clegg A, Hall C, Lockwood D.
BMJ. 2018 Aug 8;362:k3042. doi: 10.1136/bmj.k3042. No abstract available.

Sayma M, Saleh D, Saleh K, Gaukroger A, Howard T, Hesford C, Williams HR, Ejaimike LN, Zolfaghari Y, Ong A.
Am J Med Qual. 2018 Aug 6:1062860618791305. doi: 10.1177/1062860618791305. [Epub ahead of print]

Keene D, Arnold A, Shun-Shin MJ, Howard JP, Sohaib SA, Moore P, Tanner M, Quereshi N, Muthumala A, Chandresekeran B, Foley P, Leyva F, Adhya S, Falaschetti E, Tsang H, Vijayaraman P, Cleland JGF, Stegemann B, Francis DP, Whinnett ZI.
ESC Heart Fail. 2018 Oct;5(5):965-976. doi: 10.1002/ehf2.12315. Epub 2018 Jul 9. Review.

Myers S, Bell D.
BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Jun 28;2018. pii: bcr-2018-224633. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-224633.

Willett M, Gillman O, Shin E, Sewart E, Muller D, Nauta M, Yoong W.
Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2018 Aug;298(2):313-318. doi: 10.1007/s00404-018-4810-9. Epub 2018 Jun 14.

Tan MY, Syngelaki A, Poon LC, Rolnik DL, O'Gorman N, Delgado JL, Akolekar R, Konstantinidou L, Tsavdaridou M, Galeva S, Ajdacka U, Molina FS, Persico N, Jani JC, Plasencia W, Greco E, Papaioannou G, Wright A, Wright D, Nicolaides KH.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Aug;52(2):186-195. doi: 10.1002/uog.19112. Epub 2018 Jul 11.

Greenberg A, Pottesman S.
BMJ. 2018 Jun 7;361:k2442. doi: 10.1136/bmj.k2442. No abstract available.

Doyle RM, Burgess C, Williams R, Gorton R, Booth H, Brown J, Bryant JM, Chan J, Creer D, Holdstock J, Kunst H, Lozewicz S, Platt G, Romero EY, Speight G, Tiberi S, Abubakar I, Lipman M, McHugh TD, Breuer J.
J Clin Microbiol. 2018 Jul 26;56(8). pii: e00666-18. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00666-18. Print 2018 Aug.

Mohidin B, Green SF, Duggineni S.
QJM. 2018 Nov 1;111(11):821-822. doi: 10.1093/qjmed/hcy105. No abstract available.

Stotesbury H, Kirkham FJ, Kölbel M, Balfour P, Clayden JD, Sahota S, Sakaria S, Saunders DE, Howard J, Kesse-Adu R, Inusa B, Pelidis M, Chakravorty S, Rees DC, Awogbade M, Wilkey O, Layton M, Clark CA, Kawadler JM.
Neurology. 2018 Jun 5;90(23):e2042-e2050. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000005644. Epub 2018 May 11.

Tan MY, Poon LC, Rolnik DL, Syngelaki A, de Paco Matallana C, Akolekar R, Cicero S, Janga D, Singh M, Molina FS, Persico N, Jani JC, Plasencia W, Greco E, Papaioannou G, Wright D, Nicolaides KH.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jul;52(1):52-59. doi: 10.1002/uog.19077. Epub 2018 Jun 5.

Myat Moe MM, Redla S.
Br J Radiol. 2018 Jul;91(1088):20170806. doi: 10.1259/bjr.20170806. Epub 2018 May 10.

Cai H, Lu S, Chen Y, Das Mbbs Mrcog S, Niu Z, Zhuo G, Lai L, Zhang Z.
Clin Biochem. 2018 Jun;56:95-101. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2018.04.017. Epub 2018 Apr 19.

Madrigal-Garcia MI, Rodrigues M, Shenfield A, Singer M, Moreno-Cuesta J.
Crit Care Med. 2018 Jul;46(7):1057-1062. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003128.

Wang H, Swann R, Thomas E, Innes HA, Valerio H, Hayes PC, Allen S, Barclay ST, Wilks D, Fox R, Bhattacharyya D, Kennedy N, Morris J, Fraser A, Stanley AJ, Gunson R, Mclntyre PG, Hunt A, Hutchinson SJ, Mills PR, Dillon JF.
J Viral Hepat. 2018 Aug;25(8):930-938. doi: 10.1111/jvh.12897. Epub 2018 Apr 15.

Brennan N, Petrou P, Reekie I, Pasu S, Kinsella M, Da Cruz L.
Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2018 Spring;12(2):103-105. doi: 10.1097/ICB.0000000000000435.

Tan MY, Wright D, Syngelaki A, Akolekar R, Cicero S, Janga D, Singh M, Greco E, Wright A, Maclagan K, Poon LC, Nicolaides KH.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jun;51(6):743-750. doi: 10.1002/uog.19039. Epub 2018 Mar 14.

Wright D, Rolnik DL, Syngelaki A, de Paco Matallana C, Machuca M, de Alvarado M, Mastrodima S, Tan MY, Shearing S, Persico N, Jani JC, Plasencia W, Papaioannou G, Molina FS, Poon LC, Nicolaides KH.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jun;218(6):612.e1-612.e6. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2018.02.014. Epub 2018 Mar 2.

Than JYL, Al-Mugheiry TS, Gale J, Martin KR.
Br J Ophthalmol. 2018 Dec;102(12):1667-1671. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2017-311348. Epub 2018 Feb 9.

Poon LC, Rolnik DL, Tan MY, Delgado JL, Tsokaki T, Akolekar R, Singh M, Andrade W, Efeturk T, Jani JC, Plasencia W, Papaioannou G, Blazquez AR, Carbone IF, Wright D, Nicolaides KH.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jun;51(6):738-742. doi: 10.1002/uog.19019. Epub 2018 May 3.

Prentice P, Elleri D.
Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed. 2018 Jun;103(3):131-136. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2016-310884. Epub 2018 Jan 3.

Guérin C, Beuret P, Constantin JM, Bellani G, Garcia-Olivares P, Roca O, Meertens JH, Maia PA, Becher T, Peterson J, Larsson A, Gurjar M, Hajjej Z, Kovari F, Assiri AH, Mainas E, Hasan MS, Morocho-Tutillo DR, Baboi L, Chrétien JM, François G, Ayzac L, Chen L, Brochard L, Mercat A; investigators of the APRONET Study Group, the REVA Network, the Réseau recherche de la Société Française d’Anesthésie-Réanimation (SFAR-recherche) and the ESICM Trials Group.
Intensive Care Med. 2018 Jan;44(1):22-37. doi: 10.1007/s00134-017-4996-5. Epub 2017 Dec 7.
Garrett E, Doherty A, Hann G.
Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed. 2018 Jun;103(3):141-145. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2016-312151. Epub 2017 Sep 28. No abstract available. 

Stirling P, Tahir M, Atkinson HD.
Curr Rheumatol Rev. 2018;14(3):255-257. doi: 10.2174/1573397113666170329123308.