EBSCOhost, eBooks and DynaMed

SHPA provides a range of valuable resources which support members on their professional journey. 


EBSCOhost

SHPA provides members with free access to EBSCOhost - a powerful online reference system offering a variety of proprietary full text and popular databases from leading information providers.

SHPA's EBSCOhost package provides access to the latest published research via Medline Complete and CINAHL Complete, much of it full text; a comprehensive evidence-based clinical reference source in DynaMed; disease-specific learning modules; CPD activities; and the ability receive email alerts of updates in your clinical area of interest.

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eBook Library

Containing key reference texts identified by SHPA members, the eBook library, accessible via EBSCOHost includes 32 current pharmacy ebooks from Australia, the UK and USA. These ebooks cover formulary, law, research, pharmacokinetics and many specialist interest areas of clinical pharmacy. 

Access the eBook library by selecting the 'eBook Collection' database on EBSCOhost

 
List of Pharmacy eBooks available - free to members
  • Adverse Drug ReactionsUetrecht, Jack P. Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology series, Vol. 196. 2010
  • Australian Pharmacy Law and Practice: Hattingh, Laetitia; Forrester, Kim; Low, John. 2nd Edition. 2013
  • Basic Pharmacokinetics: Jambhekar, Sunil S.; Breen, Philip J. 2nd Edition. 2012 
  • Best Practices for Hospital and Health-System Pharmacy 2012-2013: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Edition: 2012-2013. 2012
  • BNF 73 March 2017: British Medical Association; Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain. 2017
  • BNF for Children 2016-2017: Paediatric Formulary Committee; British Medical Association; Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain; Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health; Neonatal and Paediatric Pharmacists Group. 2016
  • Conducting Your Pharmacy Practice Research Project: A Step-By-Step Approach: Smith, Felicity. 2nd Edition. 2010
  • Drugs and the Live: A Guide to Drug Handling in Liver DysfunctionNorth-Lewis, Penny. 2008. eBooks
  • Evidence-Based Practice of Palliative MedicineGoldstein, Nathan E.; Morrison, R. Sean. 2013
  • FASTtrack: Managing Symptoms in the Pharmacy: Nathan, Alan. Fasttrack Series. 2nd Edition. 2012
  • Handbook of Extemporaneous Preparation - A Guide to Pharmaceutical Compounding: Lowey, Andrew; Jackson, Mark; NHS Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance Committee. 2010
  • Herbs and Natural Supplements, Volume 1 - An Evidence-Based GuideBraun, Lesley; Cohen, Marc. Herbs and Natural Supplements Series, Volume 1. 4th Edition. 2015
  • Herbs and Natural Supplements, Volume 2 - An Evidence-Based Guide: Braun, Lesley; Cohen, Marc. Herbs and Natural Supplements Series, Volume 2. 4th Edition. 2015
  • Hospital PharmacyStephens, Martin. 2nd Edition. 2011
  • How to Read a Paper - The Basics of Evidence-Based MedicineGreenhalgh, Trisha. 5th Edition. 2014
  • Injectable Drugs GuideGray, Alistair Howard. 2011
  • Integrated Pharmacy Case StudiesFrancis, Sally-Anne; Malkinson, John; Smith, Felicity. 2015.
  • Introduction to Renal TherapeuticsMorlidge, Clare; Ashley, Caroline. 2008
  • Medicines Use Reviews : A Practical GuideYoussef, Susan. 2010.
  • Minor Illness or Major Disease?Addison, Brian. 5th Edition. 2012
  • Neonatal Formulary: Drug Use in Pregnancy and the First Year of Life: Ainsworth, Sean Brian. 7th Edition. 2014
  • Oxford American Handbook of Hospice and Palliative MedicineYennurajalingam, Sriram; Bruera, Eduardo. Oxford American Handbooks in Medicine Series. 2011 
  • Oxford Handbook of Clinical PharmacyWiffen, Phil. Oxford Handbook Series. 2nd Edition. 2012
  • Oxford Handbook of PaediatricsTasker, Robert C.; McClure, Robert J.; Acerini, Carlo L. Oxford Handbook Series. 2nd Edition. 2013
  • Paediatric Injectable Drugs (The Teddy Bear Book)Phelps, Stephanie J.; American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Pediatric Injectable Drugs Series. 10th Edition. 2013
  • Pharmacy Case StudiesRaymond, Rebekah; Dhillon, Soraya. 2009. 
  • Physicochemical Principles of PharmacyFlorence, Alexander T.; Attwood, David. 5th Edition. 2011
  • Principles of Clinical PharmacologyAtkinson, Arthur J. 3rd Edition. 2012
  • Symptoms in the Pharmacy - A Guide to the Management of Common IllnessesBlenkinsopp, Alison; Paxton, Paul; Blenkinsopp, John. 2014 
  • The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines in PsychiatryTaylor, David; Kapur, Shitij; Paton, Carol; South London and Maudsley NHS Trust. 12th Edition. 2015
  • Tietz Clinical Guide to Laboratory TestsWu, Alan H. B. St. Louis, Mo. 2006 
  • UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide - Pharmacy DepartmentUniversity College London Hospitals Foundation NHS Trust. 3rd Edition. 2010

DynaMed

DynaMed is a clinical reference tool, available free to SHPA members, created by physicians for physicians and other healthcare professionals for use at the point of care. With clinically-organised summaries for more than 3,200 topics, DynaMed provides the latest content and resources with validity, relevance and convenience.

Read about DynaMed’s editorial protocols that they apply to their evidence-based content. Keep up-to-date with the latest evidence-based information by setting up an email alert when the clinical summary is updated. 

While DynaMed editors monitor a large volume of research, their free e-newsletter, DynaMed EBM Focus provides a brief and concise overview of the "articles most likely to change clinical practice”.

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