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Jun 2, 2014
Elsevier Selected by CBS-KNAW Fungal Biodiversity Centre in the Netherlands to Publish its Official Journal: Studies in Mycology (SiM)
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today its publishing agreement with The CBS-KNAW Fungal Biodiversity Centre, an institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. Per June 2014 it will...
May 29, 2014
Elsevier’s 100th open access title now available on ScienceDirect
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and solutions, today announced the launch of a new open access journal: Case Reports in Women’s Health. Case Reports in Women's Health publishes open access case reports covering all...
May 27, 2014
Healthcare-associated vancomycin-resistant enterococcus (VRE), methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), Clostridium difficile (CD), and other multidrug-resistant organisms (MDRO) were decreased among patients after adding ultraviolet environmental disinfection (UVD) to the cleaning regimen, according to a study published in the June issue of...
May 27, 2014
Embase Enhances Adverse Event Monitoring with Seamless Access Across Biomedical Literature and Regulatory Data
With Embase and PharmaPendium, researchers can monitor pre-clinical, clinical and post-market information from a single search - improving pharmacovigilance and risk monitoring
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced an enhanced risk monitoring and pharmacovigilance solution with Embase, its biomedical database, now seamlessly connecting to PharmaPendium, a source of extensive regulatory data. Embase is...
May 26, 2014
Elsevier and the African Academy of Sciences Work Together to Support Researchers through Publishing Training Program
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced it is working together with the African Academy of Sciences (AAS), an Africa-wide scientific organization that aims to encourage the development of research and technology...
May 22, 2014
Reports new study in Biological Psychiatry
The list of brain receptor targets for opiates reads like a fraternity: Mu Delta Kappa. The mu opioid receptor is the primary target for morphine and endogenous opioids like endorphin, whereas the delta opioid receptor shows the highest affinity for...
May 22, 2014
Higher Discharge Rate for Pediatric Bipolar (PBD) in Children and Adolescents Aged 1-19 Years in the US Compared to England
Reports a comparative study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
A study published in the June 2014 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry found a very much higher discharge rate for pediatric bipolar (PBD) in children and adolescents aged 1-19 years in the...
May 20, 2014
Mosby's oncology-specific nursing skills to be reviewed and updated by expert professional association
Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today its collaboration with the Oncology Nursing Society to review and amend 76 oncology-related skills in Mosby's Skills. "We commend Elsevier for collaborating with organizations such...
May 19, 2014
Replacing existing drug database, Gold Standard Drug Database will provide tools to drive smarter drug decisions and superior decision support
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced an agreement with PioneerRx Pharmacy Software, a fast-growing pharmacy systems vendor serving independent and small chain pharmacies. PioneerRx selected Elsevier's Gold Standard Drug Database to...
May 19, 2014
Pairing cognitive activities with physical movements helps patients and care-givers alike, according to Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies
While dementia patients can often suffer from depression and declining physical and mental ability, exercise has been shown to help improve both their physical and psychological wellbeing. Researchers at Teesside University in the U.K. investigated how combining cognitive activities and...
May 19, 2014
Elsevier Journal Surgery Publishes Research from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program
Key papers published by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program alumni available for free
Elsevier journal Surgery has announced that its May 2014 issue includes a special section dedicated to publishing research by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program alumni. The section is titled: "Transforming Surgical and Interventional Care-Insights from the Robert Wood...
May 16, 2014
Magnet ingestions by children have received increasing attention over the past 10 years. With the growing availability of new and stronger neodymium-iron-boron magnets being sold as "toys", there has been an increase of cases of ingestion, resulting in serious injury...
May 15, 2014
Investigators find rise in overall e-cigarette awareness, but note decline in the perceived safety of the devices, according to new data published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine
E-cigarettes are gaining mainstream attention as a competitor to traditional cigarettes. Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign wanted to examine changes in e-cigarette awareness, how harmful people believe them to be, and if...
May 15, 2014
Nominations Open for 2015 Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Women Scientists in the Developing World
Research excellence nominations for women mathematicians and physicists accepted through October 17, 2014
The nomination period opened today for the Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Women Scientists, which annually recognize excellence in research achieved by scientists in Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. This year's five regional awards will...
May 14, 2014
Report in PAIN® describes perils and pitfalls in constructing a global clinical trials database; investigators propose strategies to address the problem
There is increasing public pressure to report the results of all clinical trials to eliminate publication bias and improve public access. However, investigators using the World Health Organization's International Clinical Trials Registry Platform (ICTRP) to build a database of clinical...