Course Information

Descriptive Information

Title: Using Healthcare Databases Effectively to Support Your Work

Category: Healthcare Databases

Description: Searching the Healthcare Databases takes time. This course ensures that delegates use that time most effectively by detailing search planning strategies, search techniques, tips and tricks that will assist in tailoring the final results more closely to requirements. Aimed at both newcomers to the searching process and anyone requiring a refresher, this course is essential for anyone planning a comprehensive literature search.

Course Outline: outlinedatabases.pdf

Time / Date Information

Start Date: 15/01/2019

Duration: 13:00 - 15:30

Book by Date (Deadline): 11/01/2019

Location Information

Venue: Library & Evidence Research Centre, LGI

Venue Attachment: Library&Evidence Research Centre LGI with Google Map_Directions.pdf

Staff Information

Tutor: Daniel Park

Additional Information


    Directions to the training venue are provided above.


    If you need to cancel a booking, please let us know as soon as possible. We reserve the right to charge £25 if you do not attend without letting us know. Please note that we sometimes have to cancel courses if there are insufficient delegates.


    You must obtain an NHS Athens username and password before attending this course. Athens is the authentication system, used by the NHS in England and Wales, which allows access to electronic resources. If you do not have an NHS Athens username and password, please click on:, then complete and submit the online form. Once you have submitted your application form, you will receive an email explaining how to activate your account.


    If you would like a copy of the training manual prior to the course please contact


    Attachment: Databases wrapper June 2017.pdf,guidedatabases.pdf

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