Latest Wolters Kluwer Stories

2013-08-26 10:36:50

Model including dozens of mutations helps clarify genetic factors involved in Crohn's disease A statistical model accounting for dozens of different genes in combination—and the interactions between them—is an important step forward in understanding the genetic factors affecting the risk of Crohn's disease (CD), reports a study in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, official journal of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA). The journal is published by Lippincott Williams...

2013-08-18 23:02:09

Community bank trust departments and independent trust companies will now have more choices when it comes to processing taxes for their trust accounts. Cornelius, NC (PRWEB) August 18, 2013 CCH Trust US (Trust US) and INFOVISA have combined efforts to provide expanded resources to INFOVISA customers. Under the terms of an agreement announced today, clients using INFOVISA’s MAUI™ trust accounting solution will now have access to the CCH Trust US product for tax and fiduciary...

2013-08-15 20:57:39

Score calculated from electronic medical records could target care to prevent unplanned readmissions, suggests study in medical care A health risk score calculated automatically using routine data from hospital electronic medical records (EMR) systems can identify patients at high risk of unplanned hospital readmission, reports a study in the September issue of Medical Care, published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health. The score, called the Rothman...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.