Monthly Archives: May 2009

Wolters Kluwer Health Reiterates its Distribution Agreement with Anatomical Worldwide for Halloween Products in Halloween Market

Philadelphia, Pa. (May 19, 2009) – – As of January 1, 2008, Anatomical Chart Company a business of Wolters Kluwer Health and Anatomical Worldwide, owner of SkeletonStore.com, have signed a distribution agreement for a line of Halloween products. Anatomical Worldwide/SkeletonStore.com … Continue reading

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Doctors with 'Special Interest' in Back Pain Know Less about Treating It

They May Resist Learning New Research-Based Approaches, Survey Suggests Philadelphia, Pa. (May 15, 2009) – Primary care physicians with a “special interest” in managing back pain are actually less well-informed about the latest research-based evidence on back pain treatment, reports … Continue reading

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Prescription Drug Cost-Sharing Linked to Increased Total Spending

xperience in British Columbia Shows Unexpected ‘Collateral Costs’ with Two Cost-Sharing Strategies Philadelphia, Pa. (May 11, 2009) – – Cost-sharing programs intended to control prescription drug costs may wind up increasing health plans’ net spending for some groups of patients, … Continue reading

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Launches Rightslink® for Easy Ordering of Permissions Online

Web-based Application from the Copyright Clearance Center Streamlines Distribution of Copyrighted Content Philadelphia, PA (May 7, 2009) – Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) announced that they have teamed up with the Copyright Clearance Center’s (CCC) Rightslink® system to automate … Continue reading

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5/5/2009 I'm Nurse Joy. Welcome to my Incredibly Easy blog!

Nurse Joy Hi there! I’m Nurse Joy. Welcome to my Incredibly Easy blog! To be honest, I’m not the most technologically gifted nurse on the planet—or even on my unit—but when my publishers asked me to contribute some ideas to … Continue reading

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Reduction in HIV in the Dominican Republic Is 'Caribbean Success Story'

But ‘Bisexual Epidemic’ Remains a Concern, Reports Paper in JAIDS Philadelphia, PA (May 1, 2009) – The last decade has seen a sharp drop in HIV infections in the Dominican Republic, resulting largely from reductions in risky sexual behavior, according … Continue reading

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