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Newswise: New Study Examines the Accuracy of Plastic Surgery Videos on Social Media

New Study Examines the Accuracy of Plastic Surgery Videos on Social Media

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

In the era of ‘Dr. Google,’ social media is a tremendous influence on patients interested in cosmetic surgery, and with more than two billion users – representing almost one-third of the internet – YouTube has emerged as an essential platform for reaching people interested in plastic surgery.

Channels: All Journal News, Internet Trends, Social Media, Surgery, Women's Health,

Released:
29-Jan-2020 12:40 PM EST
Newswise: Express Yourself: Dermal Fillers Restore Youthful Facial Movement, Don’t Just Fill Wrinkles

Express Yourself: Dermal Fillers Restore Youthful Facial Movement, Don’t Just Fill Wrinkles

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Used for facial rejuvenation, dermal fillers do more than just fill in wrinkles. According to a new study in the February issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), they also restore a more youthful pattern of facial movement and expressiveness.

Channels: All Journal News, Dermatology, Surgery,

Released:
29-Jan-2020 11:00 AM EST
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Advanced Practice Registered Nurses to Have a Greater Role in National Response to Opioid Epidemic

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

As we enter a new year and a new decade, many states have enacted legislation affecting the roles of advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) in terms of practice authority, reimbursement, and prescriptive authority, according to the 32nd Annual Legislative Update in the January issue of The Nurse Practitioner, published by Wolters Kluwer.

Channels: Addiction, All Journal News, Drugs and Drug Abuse, Government/Law, Healthcare, Nursing, Pain, Patient Safety, Substance Abuse,

Released:
24-Jan-2020 12:45 PM EST
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For Low Back Pain in Older Adults, Treatment Doesn’t Match Guidelines

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Many Medicare patients with new episodes of low back pain receive care inconsistent with current guidelines – including high use of opioids and advanced imaging tests, reports a study in the February issue of Medical Care. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Channels: Aging, Drugs and Drug Abuse, Healthcare, Pain, Patient Safety, All Journal News,

Released:
23-Jan-2020 11:05 AM EST
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Wolters Kluwer to Publish Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Wolters Kluwer, Health announced today that it will begin publishing the Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (JCRS) under its Lippincott portfolio as part of a new partnership with the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) and the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS). The January 2020 issue of JCRS will be the first to be published by Wolters Kluwer, which will also take over publication of a freely available companion journal, JCRS Online Case Reports.

Channels: Surgery, Vision,

Released:
16-Jan-2020 2:15 PM EST
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Virtual Physical Therapy After Knee Replacement Brings Similar Outcomes, Lower Costs

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

A virtual system for in-home physical therapy (PT) provides good outcomes for patients undergoing rehabilitation following total knee arthroplasty (TKA) – with lower costs than traditional in-person PT, reports a study in the January 15, 2020 issue of The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio in partnership with Wolters Kluwer.

Channels: Bone Health, Clinical Trials, Exercise and Fitness, Healthcare, In the Home, Surgery, Technology, All Journal News,

Released:
16-Jan-2020 10:20 AM EST
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Black Patients Have Worse Outcomes of Lower Spinal Fusion Surgery

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Black patients undergoing lumbar (lower) spinal fusion surgery have worse outcomes – including higher complication rates, more hospital days, and higher costs – compared to white patients, suggests a study in Spine. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Channels: All Journal News, Bone Health, Healthcare, Race and Ethnicity, Surgery,

Released:
15-Jan-2020 10:10 AM EST
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Low-Fat Diet Linked to Lower Testosterone Levels in Men

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

For the many men diagnosed with testosterone deficiency, losing weight can help increase testosterone levels. But certain diets – specifically a low-fat diet – may be associated with a small but significant reduction in testosterone, suggests a study in The Journal of Urology®, Official Journal of the American Urological Association (AUA). The Journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Channels: Health Food, Men's Health, Nutrition, Weight Loss, All Journal News,

Released:
10-Jan-2020 10:05 AM EST
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Harnessing Biology and Technology to Develop New Depression Treatments – Update from Harvard Review of Psychiatry

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

New research into the biology of depression, along with new and evolving technologies, provides the basis for developing the next generation of treatments for major depressive disorder (MDD), according to the special January/February issue of Harvard Review of Psychiatry. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Drugs and Drug Abuse, Gender Issues, Mental Health, Microbiome, Pharmaceuticals, Psychology and Psychiatry, Technology,

Released:
9-Jan-2020 1:45 PM EST
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Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder – PAIN Reports® Presents Update on Rare Neurological Disorder

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Imagine living with unwanted sexual arousals, occurring unexpectedly and repeatedly, unrelated to any sexual desire or pleasure. That’s the situation for women with a rare and disabling condition called persistent genital arousal disorder (PGAD), according to a case series in PAIN Reports®, the official open-access journal of the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP). The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Channels: All Journal News, Neuro, Psychology and Psychiatry, Sex and Relationships, Women's Health,

Released:
9-Jan-2020 1:20 PM EST
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