Child Health

Online resources

UpToDate produces a summary of What’s new in paediatrics

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health


e-Learning for Healthcare Healthy Child Programme

Spotting the sick child

A really practical handbook of children’s palliative care for doctors and nurses anywhere in the world 

Great Ormond Street Hospital manual of children’s nursing practices (OpenAthens account required)

Pediatrics: Comprehensive healthcare simulation (OpenAthens account required)


Trust libraries subscribe to a number of child health journals including:
Archives of disease in childhood,
BMC pediatrics
Paediatrics and child health.

To access these journals and many more go to Browzine and log in with your NHS Athens username and password.

If you are looking for an article but you can’t find the full text online, fill in this request form, and we will obtain a copy of the article for you (there may be a charge for this service).


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.

Kortext E-Books
Access essential textbooks through Kortext using your NHS Athens account.