Helping you manage communicable diseases

Here’s just a selection of the rich resources to support Communicable Diseases. Explore our full range via our website:

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Books (click on the image to see details and availability)







Cohen J. Infectious diseases 2017: Volume one  and Volume two







E-Books (click on the image to access)







Journals (click on the image to access)













Evidence searches carried out on Communicable Diseases

We provide evidence to inform patient care, service improvement, research and clinical teaching. Recent searches we’ve provided include:

  • Effectiveness of surgical facemasks versus Filtering Facepiece Particles (FFP2/3) mask in preventing SARS-CoV-2
  • The effects of COVID-19 on mortality and morbidity in BAME groups
  • Loss of sense of smell and/or taste associated with coronavirus/ COVID 19
  • Vaccine progress and possibilities for COVID-19
  • Clostridium difficile infection risk and dirty equipment/environment
  • Tuberculosis outbreaks in schools or work settings
  • Data on the cases of TB reactivation in patients treated with DMTs

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Web and other resources

NICE Communicable Diseases

WHO guidelines on communicable diseases

WHO Health Topic Coronavirus

GOV UK Health protection: Infectious diseases

Library & Knowledge Service: COVID-19 key resources

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