There are lots of resources available for anaesthetics - as well as e-journals and e-books, there are RSS feeds from top journals to keep you up to date, useful links to external websites and more.
We have tailored this page to help signpost you to the resources you need, all in one place. If there is anything you would like us to add, contact us and help us improve your page.
Online Resources: e-books and e-journals
Click on the tabs below to see a full list of e-books and e-journals available with your Athens login. Register for an Athens account if you don't already have one.
If you can not find what you are looking for, try the online catalogue or contact library staff, who will be happy to try and source it for you.
Other Online resources
See our resources page for a full list of online resources the library service provides, including BMJ Case Reports, UpToDate, DynaMed and Anatomy TV.
Evidence Based Clinical Summaries
UpToDate (Athens login required)
UpToDate is an evidence-based, peer-reviewed information resource providing topic reviews that include a synthesis of the literature, the lastest evidence and specific recommendations for patient care.
The Anaesthesiology specialty section, contains a wide range of Anaesthesiology topic reviews.
We have collected the RSS feeds of some top Anaesthetics journals and news sites and put them all in one place for you to browse at your convenience.
Hosted by Netvibes, your Anaesthetics current awareness page means you only have to go to one place, rather than visiting each individual website that you are interested in.
If there is a feed that you want us to include, just let us know and we'll add it in.
Table of Contents (TOC) Alerts
Table of Contents alerts automatically notify you when a new issue of a journal is published.
If you want us to set up a TOC alert for you, just get in touch and we can set up the alert to come straight to your email inbox.
For more information TOC alerts and other ideas on how to keep up to date, see our Current Awareness page.
- FRCA website for anaesthetists in training for postgraduate exams
- Medical Careers: Anaesthesia - information on Anaesthesia as a specialty. Including data on what it is like to work in Anaesthesia, the types of patients, disease and conditions you are likely to encounter throughout your career, the training pathways you can follow and a whole host of statistics to help you understand what your future career prospects in the specialty could be.