Monthly Archives: June 2009

New Ninth Edition of Best-Selling Psychiatry Reference, Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry has Published!

The cornerstone text in the field of Psychiatry and Mental Health is now in its thoroughly updated ninth edition PHILADELPHIA, PA. (June 30, 2009) – Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) announced today the release of the ninth edition of … Continue reading

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New The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2010, Eighteenth Edition, Offers Three-Point Access to the Latest Clinical Advice

Just Published Reference Includes a Fully Updated Desk Volume, Clinical Guidance on the Web, and Complete Book Content for Mobile Device PHILADELPHIA, PA. (June 26, 2009) – Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) today announced the release of the eighteenth … Continue reading

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Best-Selling Nursing Drug Handbook Celebrates Publication of 30th Anniversary Edition

New Nursing2010 Drug Handbook Now Includes An Online Companion Web Toolkit PHILADELPHIA, PA. (June 19, 2009) – Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW), today announced the release of the 30th anniversary edition of Nursing2010 Drug Handbook. LWW is part of Wolters … Continue reading

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Spinal Cord Stimulation for Pain Problems May Allow Soldiers to Be Deployed

For Those Motivated to Rejoin Their Units, Stimulator Implants Provide an Option San Fransisco, CA. (June 19, 2009) – Electrical spinal cord stimulation (SCS) provides an option for military personnel with back pain and other chronic pain conditions-in appropriate cases, … Continue reading

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Licorice Gargle Reduces Sore Throat After Surgery

Researchers Find a Sweet Solution to a Common Postoperative Problem San Fransisco, CA. (June 19, 2009) – Gargling with a licorice solution can help reduce postoperative sore throat-a common and painful complication of anesthesia in patients undergoing surgery, reports a … Continue reading

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Sweeps the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE) Awards Competition

Publisher Captures 17 Awards in Multiple Categories PHILADELPHIA, PA. (June 8, 2009) – Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW), part of Wolters Kluwer Health, received 17 different awards for writing, editing and design in the annual awards competition of the American … Continue reading

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Wolters Kluwer Health Appoints Jabin White as Director of Strategic Content at Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Philadelphia, Pa. (05 June 2009) – Wolters Kluwer Health is pleased to announce and welcome back Jabin White, who has been appointed Director of Strategic Content, Collaborative Solutions at Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is a … Continue reading

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New Anesthesia Technique Lets Patients Cooperate during Carotid Surgery

‘Cooperative Patient’ Anesthesia Helps Protect Brain During Operation San Francisco, CA. (June 3, 2009) – Can a patient be awake and communicating with the anesthesiologist and surgeon during general anesthesia? With a new “cooperative patient” anesthesia technique, the answer is … Continue reading

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Ginkgo Reduces Neuropathic Pain in Animal Studies

Too Early to Tell if Results Will Translate to Humans San Francisco, CA. (June 3, 2009) – An extract of ginkgo biloba shows scientific evidence of effectiveness against one common and hard-to-treat type of pain, according to animal data reported … Continue reading

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