Monthly Archives: April 2010

Pediatric Research Focuses on Nanopediatrics

Today’s Nanotechnology Research Will Lead to Tomorrow’s Personalized Medicine Approaches for Children Philadelphia, PA (April 30, 2010) –”Children are not small adults”-pediatricians say that’s what makes their specialty different from the practice of medicine in adults. For similar reasons, researchers … Continue reading

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National Foundation for Infectious Diseases and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Announce Publishing Partnership

Philadelphia, PA (April 19, 2010) –The National Foundation of Infectious Disease (NFID) and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) are pleased to announce the formation of a new publishing partnership. The NFID is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization founded in 1973 dedicated … Continue reading

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Vaccine Has Led to Changes in Pneumococcal Infections

Other Bacterial Strains Become More Important, While Antibiotic Resistance Increases Philadelphia, PA (April 12, 2010) –In the decade since the introduction of pneumococcal vaccination, significant shifts have occurred in the bacterial strains causing serious pneumococcal infections in children, according to … Continue reading

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Stories Have the Power to Improve Patient Safety, Says Dennis Quaid

Hollywood Star Turned Safety Advocate Pens Article for Journal of Patient Safety Philadelphia, PA (April 12, 2010) –Telling stories of patients and families harmed by medical errors-and of healthcare professionals who have the courage to speak out about errors-is a … Continue reading

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The Hearing Journal Ranked Top Journal by Audiology Community

‘Overwhelming Favorite’ in Annual Hearing Industry Survey Philadelphia, PA (April 12, 2010) –The results from an annual survey of audiologists and hearing instrument specialists are in-and The Hearing Journal: The Journal of Hearing Care and Technology came out on top … Continue reading

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New Study Reaffirms Link between Effective Nurse Communication and Patient Safety

American Journal of Nursing Study Reveals Minimal Research Available on Best Practice for Nursing Handoffs New York, NY (April 9, 2010) –A systematic review of nursing handoffs literature found that minimal research has been done to identify best practices, despite … Continue reading

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Join Our Affiliates Program and Earn up to 7.5 Percent Commission

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins introduces our Affiliates Program. Through the program, you can offer visitors to your site discounts up to 25 percent on professional medical and nursing publications as well as earn up to 7.5 percent commission on each … Continue reading

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04/6/2010 Win With LWW and YouTube

Enter LWW’s Simple YouTube Contest for a Chance to Win! What do you think the most important medical advancement of the 21st Century will be? Recently, we launched an LWW YouTube channel. As you can see, we’re in the process … Continue reading

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