Elsevier Releases New Nursing and Allied Health Journal Abstracts and Indexing Database

Mosby's Nursing Index provides nurses access to the latest nursing literature to aid in research and patient care

April 12, 2007 – St. Louis, Missouri USA – Elsevier, a world-leading nursing and medical publisher, today announced the release of Mosby’s Nursing Index, its new nursing and allied health journal abstracts and indexing database for the nurse and allied health professional.

Mosby's Nursing Index was created by Elsevier, publisher of Mosby and Saunders publications, and includes cover-to-cover indexing of more than 2,500 international source titles, including peer-reviewed journals, trade publications and electronic-only titles. It also includes over 200 unique titles that are not included in other commercial nursing databases. The coverage includes evidence-based healthcare; nursing specialties and professions; nursing education and training; nursing development and management.

"Nurses need access to the latest literature to base their practice on solid clinical evidence," says Louis Pilla, Product Director, Mosby’s Nursing Index, Elsevier. "Mosby's Nursing Index provides a powerful resource for accessing this current practice information."

Mosby’s Nursing Index is available now to healthcare providers as a subscription-based service as part of their Mosby’s Nursing Consult subscription or as a stand-alone service to serve the nursing organization.

"The demands placed on today's nurse are greater than ever and we are dedicated to supporting the nurse with the latest nursing literature to provide better patient care," says Brian K. Bussey, President, Mosby MCS, a division of Elsevier Health Sciences. "This supports our goal in assisting the nurse and other allied health professionals to make better informed decisions to improve patient care."

More information can be found at www.MosbysNursingIndex.com or at booth 109 at the Medical Library Association (MLA) annual conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, May 19 – 22, 2007.

About Elsevier
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