Useful Websites/Links

NHS Cancer Information 
Cancer Nursing Practice
Specialty Spotlight – Medical Oncology
UpToDate Cancer 

Cancer Fiction and Biographies
Breast Cancer
Cancer books for Patients and Carers 

We have recently purchased a collection of Oxford e-books.  Click on the titles below to read the books online.  You will need an NHS Athens account.
Oxford Handbook of Cancer Nursing
Oxford Handbook of Oncology
Emergencies in Oncology

The new online 9th edition of the The Royal Marsden Manual  of Clinical Nursing Procedures provides well illustrated procedure guidelines for nurses and students.


These journals have direct links (but you will still need your NHS Athens username and password):

Journal of Cancer
Blood Cancer Journal
Breast Cancer Research
Journal of Skin Cancer
The Lancet Oncology 
BMJ Oncology

For many other journals go to My journals and log in with your NHS Athens username and password. If you are looking for an article but the journal isn’t listed here, fill in the online journal article request form, and we will obtain a copy of the article for you (there may be a charge for this service).


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Other useful knowledge guides

Palliative Care

Breast Surgery