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Covid 19 and Books

Access to our book stock will be restricted following guidance issued by the COVID-19 Guidance Cell of Public Health England’s National Infection Service on 27th March 2020. If you require a book from our shelves please check the catalogue and let us know what you require. Library

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Cancer and Covid19

Macmillan Cancer Support have created information to support cancer patients and their carers about a range of concerns about Covid19. Information includes symptoms of Coronavirus, home isolation and advice for family or carers about care within the home. https://www.macmillan.org.uk/coronavirus/cancer-and-coronavirus  

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Patient Information Guides on Covid19

Designed to assist staff working with patients, migrants and asylum seekers, Doctors of the World have created a set of patient guides about Coronavirus (Covid19) in 34 languages (which currently exceeds what they say on their logo!). The complete list of languages available is: English, Albanian, Amharic,

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Library Services affected by Covid 19

The impact of COVID 19 is unfortunately affecting the delivery of library services across the NHS. Library staff at SaSH will do their best to monitor emails and will respond to you. Items currently on loan will have an extra extension applied to avoid you needing to

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ClinicalKey content updates January 2020

ClinicalKey has new content every month. Recent items of interest: New Clinical Overviews – CK Global §E-cigarette, or vaping, product use–associated lung injury §Hantavirus cardiopulmonary syndrome §Myocarditis §Strongyloidiasis New journals available. Click the titles below to reach the current issue. International Journal of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine;

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Happy New Year

The Library team in SaSH wish you all a Happy 2020! Not made any New Year resolutions? Here are some ideas: Register for our Current Awareness Service: Knowledgeshare.  Return those overdue books!! Or contact us to renew them. Explore the Health & Wellbeing collection for ideas about

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Pubmed

Do you use Pubmed? It is password free and offers over 30 million citations covering the topics of  biomedicine and health as well as related disciplines such as life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering. Changes are ahead for Pubmed in 2020 to improve search functionality

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