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Wolters Kluwer Global Customer Support Teams Receive Fourth Consecutive NorthFace ScoreBoard Award for Excellence

Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that the global customer support teams for its UpToDate®, Ovid® and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) product lines have each...
22-May-2015 10:25 AM EDT

Experts Map Surgical Approaches for Auditory Brainstem Implantation

A technique called auditory brainstem implantation can restore hearing for patients who can't benefit from cochlear implants. A team of US and Japanese experts has mapped out the surgical anatomy and approaches for auditory brainstem implantation in...
21-May-2015 10:45 AM EDT

'Insufficient Evidence' on Degenerative Brain Disease in Athletes

Available research does not support the contention that athletes are uniquely at risk of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) or other neurodegenerative disorders, according to a review in the June issue of Neurosurgery, official journal of the...
20-May-2015 10:15 AM EDT

Treating Infants of Mothers with Opioid Dependence—Rising Rates, Rising Costs

As more infants are born to mothers with dependence on prescription pain medications, the costs of treatment for babies with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) have increased dramatically, suggests a report in the March/April issue of the Journal of...
19-May-2015 9:55 AM EDT

Cognitive Process Speed in Teen Years Affects Depression Risk in Adulthood

Teens with slower performance on a test of "cognitive processing speed" are more likely to have depression and anxiety symptoms as adults, reports a paper in Psychosomatic Medicine: Journal of Biobehavioral Medicine, the official journal of the...
19-May-2015 9:50 AM EDT

Wolters Kluwer Receives 20 Awards from the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE) for Editorial and Design Excellence

Wolters Kluwer is pleased to announce that its Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) journal portfolio has won 20 awards across 18 categories in the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE) annual awards competition. ASHPE recognizes...
18-May-2015 8:30 AM EDT

How Healthcare Is Organized May Affect How Well Blood Pressure Is Controlled

For medical practices, having more unique doctors on staff and having doctors see more patients doesn't necessarily lead to improved patient outcomes—and in fact, may have the opposite effect, according to a brief report in the June issue of...
14-May-2015 11:30 AM EDT

Wolters Kluwer Partners with Editage to Offer Editorial Services to Authors

With the number of scholarly manuscript submissions increasing by about 3%* yearly from authors around the globe, Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry, is pleased to...
13-May-2015 8:30 AM EDT

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