Electronic resources

Health Information for London Online (HILO) is your gateway to high-quality health information online compiled by the London Health Libraries network for NHS staff and students on placement as well as those working with the NHS in London.

The following resources can be accessed by logging in with your KCH NHS OpenAthens account. If you do not have an active OpenAthens account you can self-register at https://openathens.nice.org.uk or contact your site Library where they will be able to assist.

There is also access to bibliographic databases such as Medline and Embase and over 10,000 full-text journals including the BMJ, the Lancet, NEJM and the British Journal of Hospital Medicine

SIMTICS (formerly Go Virtual Medical), an integrated training tool incorporating rich text, video, simulation and a 3D anatomy simulator, is available via the  Synapse  resources and networking forum.

You can also use the Medical Masterclass eLearning resource including 2500 MCQs and PACES screencasts produced by the Royal College of Physicians. Please contact the PRUH Senior Library Assistant Michael Harney: michael.harney@nhs.net for access details