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    • Victims of Gun Violence Tell Their Stories: Everyday Violence, 'Feelings of Hopelessness'

      Published Nov 14 2018, 02:20 PM by Wolters Kluwer Health

      Invited to share their personal stories, victims of urban gun violence describe living with violence as a "common everyday experience" and feeling abandoned by police and other societal institutions, reports a study in the November/December Journal of Trauma Nursing, official publication of the Society of Trauma Nurses. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

    • How Can Hospitals Keep Doctors Positively Engaged with Their Work?

      Published Nov 13 2018, 02:31 PM by Wolters Kluwer Health
      • Medical Care

      Individual and work-related factors may be helpful in promoting positive engagement with work among hospital physicians, according to a study in the December issue of Medical Care. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

    • Escalating Opioid Dose Is 'Critical Signal' for Increased Mortality

      Published Nov 09 2018, 12:36 PM by Wolters Kluwer Health
      • Journal of Addiction Medicine

      Rising rates and doses of prescription opioids may be a warning sign of an increased risk of death – even for patients not recognized as having opioid use disorder (OUD), reports a study in the Journal of Addiction Medicine, the official journal of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

    • High Patient Satisfaction Rates after 'Adam's Apple' Reduction Surgery

      Published Nov 07 2018, 04:16 PM by Wolters Kluwer Health
      • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

      Cosmetic surgery to reduce the masculine appearance of the "Adam's apple" has a high patient satisfaction rate, according to a study in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery—Global Open®, the official open-access medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

    • Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems Centers Mark 30 Years of Research

      Published Nov 07 2018, 09:56 AM by Wolters Kluwer Health

      Over the past three decades, the Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems Center (TBIMSC) program has served as a critical source of research to improve care and outcomes for patients and families affected by traumatic brain injury (TBI). The history and research achievements of the TBIMSC are reviewed in the November/December issue of the Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation (JHTR). The official journal of the Brain Injury Association of America, JHTR is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

    • CRISPR Gene Editing Will Find Applications in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

      Published Oct 30 2018, 11:44 AM by Wolters Kluwer Health
      • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

      The CRISPR genome editing technique promises to be a "transformative leap" in genetic engineering and therapy, affecting almost every area of medicine. That includes plastic surgery, with potential advances ranging from prevention of craniofacial malformations, to therapeutic skin grafts, to new types of rejection-free transplants, according to a paper in the November issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

    • Facial Asymmetry Increases with Age

      Published Oct 30 2018, 11:30 AM by Wolters Kluwer Health
      • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

      Asymmetry between the two sides of the face increases steadily with aging – a finding with important implications for facial rejuvenation and reconstructive procedures, reports a study in the November issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

    • Advertising in Mobile Apps for Young Children – Study Raises Concerns about Frequency and Content

      Published Oct 30 2018, 09:51 AM by Wolters Kluwer Health

      Nearly all smartphone and tablet apps targeted at toddlers and preschoolers have commercial content, often using "manipulative and disruptive" advertising methods, reports a study in the Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, the official journal of the Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

    • Do Psychiatric Symptoms Remain Stable over Time? New Reviews Look at Evidence on Stability in Bipolar Disorder and Psychosis

      Published Oct 25 2018, 10:00 AM by Wolters Kluwer Health
      • Harvard Review of Psychiatry

      In patients with psychiatric disorders, stability of symptoms has important implications for diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. Two reviews of symptom stability over the course of psychiatric disorders – bipolar disorder and psychotic disorders, respectively – were published online by the Harvard Review of Psychiatry. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

    • Wearable Tech Becomes Top Fitness Trend for 2019, Says Survey of Health and Fitness Professionals

      Published Oct 25 2018, 09:48 AM by Wolters Kluwer Health

      Fitness trackers, smart watches, and other wearable technology are the number one fitness trend for 2019, according to an annual survey of health and fitness professionals published in the November issue of ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal®, an official journal of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

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