Navigation Links
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Introduces The Editors Handbook: An Online Resource and CE Course
Date:3/5/2010

PHILADELPHIA, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW), one of the country's leading publishers of medical and health journals, today announced the release of "The Editors Handbook: An Online Resource and CE Course," providing expertise in healthcare journal editing, with a particular emphasis on nursing journal content. LWW is part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading provider of information and business intelligence for practitioners, students, and institutions in medicine, nursing, allied health, and pharmacy.

"The Editors Handbook is a natural extension of the Lippincott Williams & Wilkins medical publishing resources.  Our teams are constantly developing strategies for enhancing impact factors and ensuring compliance with the ethical standards of our journals, and we're able to tap into our expertise and strength in publishing to provide nursing and healthcare practitioners with best practices in developing editorial content," according to Jennifer Brogan, Vice President of Publishing for Lippincott's nursing program.

The Editor's Handbook covers critical topics for journal editors, including impact factors, journal indexing, budgeting, journal development, editorial board composition, and the peer review process.  This resource is available online exclusively at Lippincott's NursingCenter.com, LWW's premier nursing website for clinical and professional information needs. The new online publication is available for download and purchase in full or on a per-chapter basis.  To purchase and download, go to www.nursingcenter.com/editorshandbook .  

The book is co-authored by Dr. Freda and Leslie H. Nicoll, PhD, MBA, RN. Dr. Freda is the editor of MCN: The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, and Dr. Nicoll is the editor of CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  

"As experienced editors affiliated with the publisher of over 300 professional journals, my co-author and I are in a unique position to share expertise on the specialized field of health care editing," said co-author Margaret Comerford Freda, EdD, RN, CHES, FAAN.  "The Editors Handbook from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins will be helpful to journal editors at every level, along with editorial boards and nurse educators and researchers who are published in professional journals."  

"We offer insights from our work as editors of leading scholarly nursing journals," said Nicoll.  "Our online format enables readers to link to helpful web sites and online articles, along with the opportunity to earn up to 14 hours of continuing education (CE) nursing credits."  

About NursingCenter.com

Lippincott's NursingCenter.com, powered by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) , provides over 1,100 peer-reviewed continuing education activities and free access to 11,000 articles from more than 50 leading nursing journals. This is the primary site for online nursing continuing education and peer reviewed content.  

About Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) is a leading international publisher for healthcare professionals and students with nearly 300 periodicals and 1,500 books in more than 100 disciplines publishing under the LWW brand, as well as content-based sites and online corporate and customer services.  

LWW is a part of  Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading provider of information and business intelligence for students, professionals and institutions in medicine, nursing, allied health and pharmacy. Major brands include traditional publishers of medical and drug reference tools and textbooks, such as Lippincott Williams & Wilkins  and Facts & Comparisons(r); and electronic information providers, such as Ovid(r), UpToDate(r), Medi-Span(r),  and ProVation(r) Medical.

Wolters Kluwer Health is a part of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global information services and publishing company. The company provides products and services for professionals in the health, tax, accounting, corporate, financial services, legal, and regulatory sectors. Wolters Kluwer had 2009 annual revenues of  EUR3.4 billion ($4.8 billion), employs approximately 18,2000 people worldwide, and maintains operations in over 40 countries across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Its shares are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. Visit www.wolterskluwer.com for information about our market positions, customers, brands, and organization

This news release was issued on behalf of Newswise(TM).  For more information, visit http://www.newswise.com .

    
    
    Media Contacts:
    Natalie McGroarty
    Senior Marketing Manager
    Wolters Kluwer Health
    (215) 628-7759
    natalie.mcgroarty@wolterskluwer.com
    
    Robert Dekker
    Director of Communications
    Wolters Kluwer Health
    +1 (215) 521-8928
    Robert.Dekker@wolterskluwer.com

SOURCE Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Back to top

RELATED LINKS
http://www.wolterskluwer.com

'/>"/>

SOURCE Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Selected as Publisher of the Journal of Neuroscience Nursing
2. Top Raleigh Dentist Robert Williamson Designated A Preferred Invisalign Provider
3. Australian Open Winner Serena Williams Trains With Power Plate(R) Equipment
4. Dr. David Williams Announces Launch of New Online Digestion Clinic
5. Harris Williams & Co. Advises Verathon Inc. in its Sale to Strategic Buyer Roper Industries
6. Raleigh Dentist Dr. Robert Williamson to Educate Patients About Sedation Dentistry
7. Serena Williams Prepares for U.S. Open With Power Plate(R)
8. Dr. Robert L. Williamson III Once Again Selected As One of America's Top Dentists
9. Dr. David Williams Featured on Searchvitaminsupplements.com
10. Dr. David Williams Featured on Searchbloodsugar.com
11. Dr. David Williams Featured on Searchhearthealth.com
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/13/2016)... ... February 13, 2016 , ... The National ... the leading national organization representing the growing community of recovering individuals (now over ... include Family Recovery in policies addressing addiction. , Although many of the ...
(Date:2/13/2016)... ... February 13, 2016 , ... Many individuals looking to lead a healthy ... of reasons. IsoPasta by Isolator Fitness has delved into this niche allowing those ... the high-carb repercussions. IsoPasta has 30 grams of protein and only 7 grams ...
(Date:2/13/2016)... ... February 13, 2016 , ... With FCPX Overlay Embers from Pixel Film Studios ... Cut Pro X. Each user can select from up to 40 effect overlays. With ... focus offset, hue, saturation, value, contrast, glow, and more all within a click of ...
(Date:2/13/2016)... ... February 13, 2016 , ... The producers of Enterprises ... businesses. , The increasingly modern world of instantaneous consumption proves very convenient for ... sources such as oil and coal, which pollutes our air, water, and soil. It ...
(Date:2/13/2016)... ... 2016 , ... In its newly released Infusion Therapy Standards ... be used to ensure patient safety when placing an IV catheter. A key ... use of vein visualization technology in patients with difficult venous access or after ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/12/2016)... 12, 2016  Clinical Affairs leaders at pharmaceutical organizations are looking ... of the world. While some companies have conducted a significant number ... activity in countries such as India and ... and India are now requiring local ... countries. --> China and ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... , Feb. 12, 2016   National Community Pharmacists ... RPh, MBA issued the following statement today in response ... by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ... NCPA, beneficiary advocates and others: patient advocacy ... are still reviewing the full CMS analysis. Our initial ...
(Date:2/12/2016)...  This month,s issue of the Journal of ... in-depth look at various causes and consequences associated with rising health ... which has generated significant public outrage and calls for ... E. Happe , PharmD, MPH. --> JMCP ... --> In 2014 prescription drug spending in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: