Selected resources - for more on this topic contact the Library
British Society for Rheumatology: Supporting professionals to deliver high quality care for people with arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions
American College of Rheumatology: This is an organisation for physicians, health professionals, and scientists that advances rheumatology through programs of education, research, advocacy and practice support that foster excellence in the care of people with arthritis and rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases
National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society: Provides support and information for people with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, their families, friends and carers, and health professionals with an interest in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Electronic Journals -Top 5 - Athens account required
Other e-journals are available: log in with NHS Athens at NHS Evidence
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases - 1939 onwards
Arthritis Research and Therapy - 2003 onwards
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - 2000 onwards (delayed 6 months)
Nature Review Rheumatology - 2009 onwards
(Previously Nature Clinical Practice Rheumatology - 2005 - 2009)
Rheumatology - 1996 onwards (delayed 1 year)
|Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases
|| 1993 - 2004
1999 - 2004
(free access only)
Electronic Books - Athens account required
Adebajo, A. (2010). ABC of rheumatology. 4th ed. (ABC). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell
Silver, Trevor (2007) 4th Ed Joint and soft tissue injection: injecting with confidence Oxford: Radcliffe
|David, J. (2012). Oxford case histories in rheumatology. (Oxford case histories). Oxford : Oxford University Press.
|Doherty, Michael; (2010) Therapeutic strategies in rheumatology Oxford : Clinical Publishing
|Hakim, A. J. ; Clunie, G. P. R. ; Haq, I. (2011). Oxford handbook of rheumatology. 3rd ed. (Oxford handbooks). Oxford : Oxford University Press
|Swales, Catherine; Bulstrode, Christopher J. K; (2012) Rheumatology, orthopaedics and trauma at a glance 2nd ed; Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell,
|Weisman, M. H. (2011). Rheumatoid arthritis. Oxford : Oxford University Press.
Please contact the library to suggest appropriate books for purchase
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For a full list of books & journals use our online catalogue - www.swims.nhs.uk
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To ask for a literature search on a specific topic contact the library, details below
Updated 14th February 2013 DC
(Books - 4th April 2013)
(Print journals 22nd March 2013 CG)
(Electronic journals - 2nd April 2013 LB)