If you only have one to do list….

Best websites for CPD.

Thanks to you all for the brain storming for this list of easy up to date links and websites. Below the 4 steps to being up to date….it only takes 15 minutes to set up – tried and tested:



Photo by Carissa Rogers.

  1. Register with OpenAthens    [if you need help contact library.services@bsuh.nhs.uk or tom.roper@bsuh.nhs.uk]: https://openathens.nice.org.uk/ …..5 minutes
  2. Get the latest relevant articles delivered to your inbox. https://www.knowledgeshare.nhs.uk/ (current awareness: member access coming soon, in the meantime contact Tom to have a profile set up)
  3.  Feedly (https://feedly.com/). Add feeds from sites, e.g. http://www.foamem.com/feed/, http://stemlynsblog.org/, https://emergencymedicinebythesea.org/) …. 5 minutes
  4. See through the twitter clutter by using Tweetdeckhttps://tweetdeck.twitter.com/ (add column for #FOAMed) ….5 minutes


And if you want to take it further……..

Can I see full text of a journal article?:  http://www.library.nhs.uk/booksandjournals/journals/


Finding Guidelines, etc

TRIP Database: https://www.tripdatabase.com/ A beautiful machine allowing you to find guidelines, reviews, etc

Evidence summaries

UpToDate:from home, etc http://www.uptodate.com/home choose login, then Athens login


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