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2010-09-28 08:28:44

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- "Surgeons are renowned for imaginative solutions, translating ideas into practice, and for leading teams," says the lead Editorial in Lancet. But recent headlines in the UK make evident "not so much a world-class discipline, but a profession adrift."  An independent report by the UK National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death on Cosmetic Surgery found concerns over inadequately equipped operating theatres and a lack of anesthetists and emergency...

2010-09-23 05:14:00

LONDON, September 23, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Two Elsevier Books Win First Prize at BMA Medical Book Competition Elsevier (http://www.elsevier.com/) is pleased to announce that two of its medical titles won first prize in their respective categories at the annual BMA Medical Book Competition ( http://www.bma.org.uk/whats_on/offers_and_competitions/2010bookawardwinners.j sp?page=1) ceremony in London on the 14th September 2010. An additional 22 Elsevier books were...

2010-08-20 09:20:00

SINGAPORE and NEW DELHI, August 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elsevier Health Sciences and Helinet, India's premier medical library consortium for e-resources, have announced an agreement that will provide all medical students at Helinet's medical colleges with access to leading international and local medical content through Elsevier's electronic platforms: ScienceDirect(R) and MD Consult(R). The special agreement provides all undergraduates, graduates, researchers and faculty...

2010-08-11 03:36:00

OXFORD, England, August 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - New Online Knowledge Hub Aims to Become Leading Forum for Malaria Researchers, Editors and Opinion Leaders Elsevier, the world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the launch of Malaria Nexus, Elsevier's Global Malaria Resource, http://www.malarianexus.com. Malaria Nexus highlights the latest published research in Malaria, utilizing Elsevier's...

2010-08-05 13:39:00

NEUCHATEL, Switzerland, August 5, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Dr. Scott Stewart, From the University of Western Australia Wins Reaxys(R) Sponsored Lectureship as an Outstanding Recently Appointed Organic Chemist Elsevier Properties SA is pleased to congratulate Dr. Scott Stewart on his winning the Royal Australian Chemical Institute's (RACI) 2010/11 Athel Beckwith Lectureship, sponsored by Reaxys. The award is open to all RACI members who have been appointed to their...

2010-07-13 10:25:00

MADRID, July 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- King Saud University and Elsevier have signed an agreement to provide access to a series of scholarly journals from Saudi Arabia, improving and accelerating the dissemination of research from this increasingly important region. Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, is pleased to announce a journals partnership with King Saud University in Riyadh (Kingdom of Saudi...

2010-07-08 06:06:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Top Doc App Offers Interactive Medical Quizzes, Real World Applications Elsevier, a world leader in health care, medical publishing and online solutions, and video game developer and publisher Legacy Interactive(R), announced today the release of Top Doc, an iPhone app that features medical content and quizzes designed to let medical students, residents and junior faculty practice and improve their visual diagnosis skills....

2010-07-07 07:45:00

AMSTERDAM, July 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elsevier, the leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the highlights of its journal Impact Factor performance in 2009. Elsevier saw over 65% of its journal Impact Factors (IFs) increase from 2008 to 2009. According to the 2009 Journal Citation Reports(R) published by Thomson Reuters, Elsevier journals took the #1 position in 57 of 230 categories (up from 51 of 229 last year)...

2010-06-29 05:47:00

FRANKFURT, June 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Elsevier and Sapienza University of Rome today announced a new agreement, providing researchers at the university with access to Reaxys (http://www.info.reaxys.com/), Elsevier's workflow solution for research chemists. Reflecting the way chemists think and work, Reaxys will enable researchers at Sapienza to quickly find the chemistry relevant for their needs and thereby raise their performance and output. Marina Dalla Torre, Director of the...

2010-06-02 16:01:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif. and CHICAGO, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- ATHENA International awarded Dr. Mulu Muleta, Senior Medical Advisor to Women and Health Alliance International, Ethiopia, the 2010 Global ATHENA Leadership Award at the 16(th) annual ATHENA Women's Leadership Summit in Chicago. "It is such an honor to recognize Dr. Muleta as the 2010 Global ATHENA Leadership Award recipient," stated Dianne Dinkel, President & CEO of ATHENA International. "We were inspired by her story and the...


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Annals of Internal Medicine
2012-05-07 07:34:57

Annals of Internal Medicine is an academic medical journal published by the American College of Physicians (ACP). It was founded in 1927. It has been published biweekly (on the first and third Tuesday of each month) since 1988. The current editor is Christine Laine (as of May 2012). Its archives back to 1993 are available on the journal’s website in text formats. PDF formats are accessible back to 1999. Some material over six months old is open-access, and all material is provided free to...

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