Navigation Links
Wolters Kluwer Health and the American Academy of Neurology renew partnership
Date:8/13/2012

New York, NY (August 13, 2012) Wolters Kluwer Health and the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) are pleased to announce that they have signed an agreement to renew their partnership to publish Neurology, Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology, Neurology Today, Neurology Now, and Neurology Clinical Practice. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW), part of Wolters Kluwer Health, is the publisher of the AAN journals, which are available in print, online, and iPad app editions to members of the AAN and individual subscribers.

"We are thrilled that the American Academy of Neurology, highly regarded the world over for its commitment to delivering critical and timely information to practitioners as well as patients, has chosen to continue its collaboration with Wolters Kluwer Health," said Karen Abramson, President and CEO, Wolters Kluwer Health Medical Research. "The AAN has been an enthusiastic partner when it comes to using new distribution platforms such as the iPad app, and we're excited to work together on new opportunities and points of access that continue to raise the visibility of their influential content for clinicians, practitioners, and patients."

"Wolters Kluwer Health - LWW is a true partner in working with the AAN to drive awareness and reach of our content globally," said Catherine M. Rydell, CAE, Executive Director and CEO of the AAN. "As a leading medical publisher, the LWW team has brought a level of strategic insight and expertise on the needs of our members and subscribers that has been invaluable in helping us innovate our publications digitally with iPad editions, as well as opportunities to expand globally and cultivate new members. We're excited to continue our partnership and achieve even greater success together for our publications."

AAN publications have won multiple publishing awards, are highly ranked by Journal Citation Reports (the industry's standard third-party journal rating source), and are widely recognized throughout the world for their value to the field.

  • Neurology, the AAN's official scientific journal, is published monthly and was the world's first journal in neurology to offer distribution via an iPad app. To date, there have been more than 35,000 Neurology app downloads. In 2011, Neurology was the most cited journal in Clinical Neurology with an Impact Factor of 8.312, according to the JCR.
  • Continuum, the AAN's official CME journal, offers peer-reviewed, topical issues in neurologic subspecialties. Published six times a year, it is now indexed in the National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE database, widely recognized as one of the world's most important sources of bibliographic information in biomedicine.
  • Neurology Today, also an official AAN publication, is an award-winning biweekly tabloid newspaper reporting on current and important news in clinical practice, research, and policy. In 2012, the publication received an APEX Award of Excellence for news writing as well as a Bronze award in the Best Single News Article category from the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE).
  • Neurology Now is a bimonthly magazine for neurology patients that provides up-to-date information on the diagnosis and treatment of various neurologic disorders. The publication recently received three 2012 ASHPE awards: 2 Golds for Best Profile and Best Feature Article and a Silver for Best Custom Publication.
  • Neurology Clinical Practice, launched in December 2011, presents peer-reviewed clinical neurology articles as well as analyses of office-based and health policy issues.

Institutions such as hospitals, universities, and medical schools worldwide have online access to the AAN journals through Ovid, also a part of Wolters Kluwer Health and a global leader in information services, providing electronic content, research capabilities, and support services to students, professionals and institutions in medicine, nursing, allied health, and pharmacy worldwide.


'/>"/>

Contact: Connie Hughes
connie.hughes@wolterskluwer.com
646-674-6348
Wolters Kluwer Health
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. Wolters Kluwer Health and the Transplantation Society announce a partnership
2. Lets talk: The nature of the health care surrogate-clinician relationship
3. Healthcare researchers recognized at SingHealth Duke-NUS Scientific Congress 2012
4. Color-coded labels improve healthy food choices in employees from all backgrounds
5. A learning health system moves from idea to action
6. Living Without Lies Might Make You Healthier
7. Defining tomorrows medicine - SingHealth Duke-NUS Scientific Congress 2012
8. Health care organizations quest for reduced costs and improved quality
9. Modest Weight Loss Can Reap Prolonged Health Benefits
10. Studying couples to improve health, better relationships
11. Global health researchers urge integrating de-worming into HIV care in Africa
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... June 19, 2016 is World Sickle Cell Observance Day. In an effort ... holistic treatments, Serenity Recovery Center of Marne, Michigan, has issued a pain ... Disease (SCD) is a disorder of the red blood cells, which can cause episodes ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... Sessions in Dallas that it will receive two significant new grants to support ... as PHA marked its 25th anniversary by recognizing patients, medical professionals and scientists ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Dr. ... accelerated orthodontic treatment. Dr. Cheng has extensive experience with all areas of orthodontics, ... and accelerated osteogenic orthodontics. , Micro-osteoperforation is a revolutionary adjunct to orthodontic ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Topical BioMedics, Inc, makers of Topricin and MyPainAway ... call for a minimum wage raise to $12 an hour by 2020 and then adjusting ... restore the lost value of the minimum wage, assure the wage floor does not erode ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Georgia (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... awards today at the Clinical Decision Making in Emergency Medicine conference in Ponte ... have authored journal articles published in Emergency Medicine Practice and Pediatric ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/26/2016)... June 26, 2016 One of Australia,s ... the formation of a new biotechnology company, Noxopharm Limited [ABN 50 ... an IPO and to list on the ASX. Noxopharm ... ready to enter a Phase 1 clinical study later this year. ... address one of the biggest problems facing cancer patients - the ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... , June 27, 2016 Jazz Pharmaceuticals ... waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of ... acquisition of Celator Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Celator"; Nasdaq: ... p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time). As previously announced ... into a definitive merger agreement under which Jazz Pharmaceuticals ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... , June 27, 2016  VMS Rehab Systems, ... Board will take whatever measures required to build a ... stock which is currently listed on the OTC Markets-pink ... Company Chairman and CEO, "We are seeing an anomaly ... to understand, not only by the Company, but shareholders ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: