MD Consult Adds Middle East Journals for MENA Customers

Amman, Jordan, 22 August, 2011 – Elsevier Middle East announced today that physicians of any specialty located in the Middle East will be able to access the Middle East collection of journal titles through MD Consult.

“Adding the Middle East collection of journals to MD Consult promotes regional research and medicine,” said Haifa Mughrabi, Director of Elsevier Middle East. “This initiative also gives these titles further visibility and promotes easy access throughout the region.”

Initially, nine titles from the Middle East collection have been added to MD Consult:

Arab Journal of Gastroenterology
International Journal of Diabetes Mellitus
Journal of the Saudi Heart Association
Saudi Journal of Ophthalmology
The Saudi Dental Journal
Middle East Fertility Society Journal
Egyptian Journal of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
Egyptian Journal of Anaesthesia
Egyptian Journal of Medical Human Genetics

Mughrabi added, “In addition to recent value added services to our MD Consult site license customers, such as access to First Consult via iPad Apps, Book Chapter PDFs, Relevant Content Linking, Google Translate, Jablonski’s Dictionary, Clinics Issue Alerts and Multimedia in Books, this is yet another initiative that benefits our regional subscribers. We continue to explore new ways to enrich our content and enhance availability for our customers.”

New Middle East titles will be added quarterly. For more information about MD Consult, visit www.mdconsult.com
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Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health, and technology professionals, empowering them to make better decisions, deliver better care, and sometimes make groundbreaking discoveries that advance the boundaries of knowledge and human progress. Elsevier provides web-based, digital solutions — among them ScienceDirect, Scopus, Elsevier Research Intelligence,and ClinicalKey—and publishes over 2,200 journals, including The Lancet and Cell, and over 25,000 book titles, including a number of iconic reference works.

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