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2013-01-25 23:03:38

Over 110,000 e-books Now Available in eBook Academic Collection IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) January 25, 2013 eBooks on EBSCOhost® from EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) continues to grow as thousands of e-books have been added to the eBook Academic Collection –increasing the number of e-books to more than 112,000. eBook Academic Collection supplies full-text e-books covering a broad spectrum of academic subjects from technology, science and engineering to the humanities and social sciences....

2012-12-14 08:22:25

VIENNA, December 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Democracy Ranking measures annually the quality of democracy in global comparison by referring to a broader conceptual understanding of democracy: http://www.democracyranking.org/en/index.htm The Democracy Ranking 2012 compares 104 countries (democracies and semi-democracies) over the years 2007-2008 and 2010-2011 (using 42 indicators and scales ranging from 1-100). Quality of democracy has progressed worldwide, on average 0.7...

2012-04-19 06:26:07

ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The annual cost of healthcare for individuals with employer-sponsored health insurance rose 3.8 percent in the fourth quarter of 2011 versus the fourth quarter of 2010 and 0.8 percent versus the third quarter of 2011, according to the Thomson Reuters Healthcare Spending Index for Private Insurance. The index, which measures historical and current levels of per capita healthcare spending for people with employer-sponsored coverage, provides a...

2012-02-06 08:15:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The cost of healthcare for individuals with employer-sponsored health insurance rose 4.0 percent in the third quarter of 2011 versus the third quarter of 2010 and 0.9 percent versus the second quarter of 2011, according to the Thomson Reuters Healthcare Spending Index for Private Insurance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090507/NY12658LOGO ) The index, which measures historical and current levels of per capita...

2012-01-26 08:00:00

PHILADELPHIA and LONDON, Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters today announced an agreement with Brazil's Institute for Applied Economic Research (IPEA). This partnership provides IPEA's Direction of Sectorial Studies and Policies for Innovation, Regulation and Infrastructure (DISET) branch with access to the Newport suite of products, supplying them with generic pharmaceutical intelligence as well as with tools for business development and the...

2011-09-30 04:00:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans' confidence in their ability to access and pay for healthcare rose in September, according to a sentiment-tracking index produced by Thomson Reuters. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090507/NY12658LOGO ) The Thomson Reuters Consumer Healthcare Sentiment Index gained one point, climbing from 97 August to 98 in September. The baseline measurement of 100 was set in December 2009. The index, which is based on the...

2011-09-07 09:54:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael L. Taylor, MD is joining the Healthcare business of Thomson Reuters as vice president and national business medical leader. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090507/NY12658LOGO ) Dr .Taylor comes to Thomson Reuters from Caterpillar, where he supervised the company's award-winning workplace health promotion initiative. In 11 years with Caterpillar, he developed and provided medical oversight for programs addressing diabetes...

2011-09-07 09:52:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans' confidence in their ability to access and pay for healthcare remained stable in August, according to a consumer sentiment index produced by Thomson Reuters. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090507/NY12658LOGO ) Overall, the Thomson Reuters Consumer Healthcare Sentiment Index gained one point from 96 to 97, not a statistically significant change. The baseline measurement of 100 was set in December 2009. The index,...

2011-08-02 10:32:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans' confidence in their ability to access and pay for healthcare declined in July after two straight months of improvement, according to a consumer sentiment index produced by Thomson Reuters. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090507/NY12658LOGO ) The Thomson Reuters Consumer Healthcare Sentiment Index dropped from 99 in June to 96 in July, surrendering gains made since hitting a low of 95 in April. U.S. healthcare...

2011-07-21 11:40:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The cost of medical care for people in employer-sponsored health plans rose at an annualized rate of 3.8 percent in the first quarter of 2011, according to the Thomson Reuters Healthcare Spending Index for Private Insurance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090507/NY12658LOGO ) A year earlier, in the period ending with the first quarter of 2010, the rate was 6.3 percent. The index, which measures historical and current levels of...