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This page provides information about some key resources for operating department practice. Please also make sure that you have looked at the general Health and Social Work pages to make sure you have not missed any relevant information.
There are many health care databases relevant to operating department practice. Some of the key ones are:
There are plenty of books relevant to your course available online. Have a look for the ones on your reading lists. A couple of the key texts are listed below. If you have problems accessing them, please let us know.
The best way to locate articles about your topic is to do a search on one of the health care databases (see above). If you aren't sure how to do this, our Basic Database Searching (Word document) guide will help you get started.
The following key journals are all available to you either electronically or in print in the Swindon Library. A full list of all the journals you should be able to access in print or online in full text can be found by searching in the search box on the main library page using the 'Journal titles' search option.
British journal of perioperative nursing
Journal of advanced perioperative care
Journal of hospital infection
Journal of perioperative practice
Journal of operating department practice
For help finding any health care related information, contact the Health and Social Work librarians
Telephone: 01865 483135
In person: Headington Library, JHB 310 (Level 3, Zone C)