Critical care resources

Critical care resources

Print Books

The Library has a large collection of critical care textbooks. You can borrow upto 10 books in total for 4 weeks at a time. 

Some of the most recent additions to stock are: 


Ward based critical care     Critical care nursing     Critical care medicine     Critical care nursing     critical care nurisng     ohs intensive care manual                            


You can reserve books online if you join the library. 

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Medical Students



The Library also has a selection of eBooks on this topic, including the following titles from Oxford Medicine Online and Dawsonera


emergencies in critical care     ABC of intensive care     critical care nursing     Critical care MCQs     paediatric intensive care     Critical care at a glance     advanced respiratory


You can access eBooks at work or at home with an NHS Athens account


You can search for more eBooks using the Library catalogue


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The Library has a large collection of electronic journals on critical care. Some of our most popular critical care journals are:


American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Critical Care

Critical Care Medicine

Nursing in Critical Care


You can access eJournals at work or at home with an NHS Athens account


You can also search for more critical care journals on the Journals A-Z search page. Login with your Athens account to see our full journal holdings. 





Keep up-to-date 

The Library can help you keep up-to-date with the latest research in critical care in a few different ways:


1. Sign up to our Critical Care Newsletter which scans our top critical care journals on a daily basis. The latest articles will be emailed to you.  

Library Newsletter's Form


2. Request a literature search on a specific area of critical care. Our Clinical Librarians will search healthcare databases such as MEDLINE and CINAHL to find the latest research on your topic. Results will be sent to you via email.