Monthly Archives: April 2012

Journal of Infusion Nursing Premiers iPad® Edition at the Infusion Nurses Society

INS 2012 Attendees Can Test Drive the App by Visiting LWW at Booth #640 Las Vegas, Nev. (April 27, 2012) – Keeping up with the latest research and commentary in infusion nursing just got easier, with the premiere of the … Continue reading

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New iPad App Launched for Leading Colorectal Surgery Journal

App Featuring Full Contents of Diseases of the Colon & Rectum Receives Strong User Reviews Philadelphia, Pa. (April 26, 2012) – Essential research and the latest commentary from the field of colorectal surgery is now available in a digital format … Continue reading

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Patient Safety Leaders Propose ‘NTSB for Healthcare’

Board Room Is Ground Zero for Addressing ‘Crisis of Waste and Harm,’ Says Article in Journal of Patient Safety Authored by Leading Patient and Aviation Safety Leaders Including Pilot Chesley “Sully”Sullenberger and Actor/Patient Safety Activist Dennis Quaid Philadelphia, Pa. (April … Continue reading

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Wolters Kluwer Health’s Ovid and LWW Technical Services Team Recognized as Top 100 Center of Excellence by Benchmark Portal

Wolters Kluwer Health Has Already Received the Industry’s Only “Center of Excellence” Certification, which is Awarded for High-Quality Customer Service and Support New York, NY (April 26, 2012) – Wolters Kluwer Health is pleased to announce that the Technical Services … Continue reading

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Leading Surgeon in Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery Publishes the First Surgical Animated eTextbook with Integrated Surgical Video

Philadelphia, PA (Date) – Leading healthcare publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) today announced the release of the iPad eBook version of the recently published The Cowboy’s Companion: A Trail Guide for the Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgeon, written by Dr. Stephen … Continue reading

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Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery Selected for Indexing in MEDLINE

Philadelphia, Pa. (April 23, 2012) – The American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS) and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)  are pleased to announce that Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS), the official journal of the AUGS, has been selected for indexing … Continue reading

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Upper Body Strength Is Key for Stock Car Drivers, Study Suggests

Resistance Training and Physical Fitness Linked to Performance on the Race Track Philadelphia, Pa. (April 23, 2012) – For stock car drivers, time spent on resistance training—mainly building upper body strength—is directly related to success on the race track, reports … Continue reading

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Wolters Kluwer Health to Exhibit at London Book Fair

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins and Ovid to Showcase Digital Offerings, eBook Content Updates, and Global Publishing Partnerships to Support Emerging Market Medical Research    LONDON  (April 16, 2012) – Wolters Kluwer Health is pleased to announce that Lippincott Williams & … Continue reading

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Men Have More Complications after Neurosurgery

Complication Risk after Brain or Spine Surgery Is Twice as High as in Women Philadelphia, Pa. (April 16, 2012) – Men are twice as likely as women to experience complications after brain or spinal surgery, reports a study in the … Continue reading

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Astronaut with Parkinson’s Calls on Patients to Take Charge of Their Future

ST. PAUL, Minn. (April 5, 2012) – Former NASA astronaut Michael “Rich” Clifford is calling on fellow patients with Parkinson’s disease not to let the disease drive what they do. Clifford’s inspiring story and advice for patients is featured as … Continue reading

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