Mosby's Nursing Consult Updated with New Content Areas and an Enhanced Mobile App

Mosby's Nursing Consult Updated with New Content Areas and an Enhanced Mobile

  PR Newswire

  PHILADELPHIA, November 11, 2013

PHILADELPHIA, November 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

New content added for diseases and disorders, labs and diagnostics, and more

Elsevier , a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical
information products and services, today announced the addition of new content
types to Mosby's Nursing Consult . The latest edition will be available in
early November, along with an enhanced mobile app for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
and Android.

Mosby's Nursing Consult brings leading resources together in one integrated
online platform to help nurses efficiently find answers to important clinical
questions. Mosby's Nursing Consult is a trusted resource for clinical nurses,
nurse administrators and nurse faculty.

New content areas and updates to Mosby's Nursing Consult include:

  *Labs & Diagnostics: Helping nurses understand possible consequences of
    abnormal lab values, this section contains normal lab values, nursing
    implications of abnormal values, and measurement considerations for common
  *Scales: This area provides descriptions and links to commonly used scales,
    such as numeric pain scales, to help assess patients and improve outcomes.
  *Diseases & Disorders: This area contains original, peer-reviewed overviews
    focusing on specific disorders and diseases. Nurses can benefit from the
    signs/symptoms, complications and interventions sections of the Briefs,
    which also include other focus areas on prevalence, pathophysiology, risk
    factors, and special considerations for a more in-depth look at each
    disease and disorder.
  *Mosby ' s Nursing Consult Mobile App: Labs & Diagnostics will be added to
    the iOS (iPhone, iPad, etc.) and Google (Android smartphones and tablets)
    apps, which already contain Evidence-based Nursing Recommendations, Drug
    Monographs, Patient Education, and Drug Calculators.

"In updating Mosby's Nursing Consult and its accompanying apps, we aimed to
make available the most current and accurate drug information, patient
handouts, and evidence-based nursing recommendations," said Cindy
Tryniszewski, RN, MSN, Executive Director, Elsevier. "Nurses are focused on
delivering quality patient care at all times, and these tools allow for their
valuable time to be spent where needed."

Mosby's Nursing Consult puts trusted clinical information into nurses' hands
and is the most trusted and comprehensive online resource for nurses, offering
authoritative information to help provide better patient care. The Mosby's
Nursing Consult App is available for free from the App Store for iPhone, iPad,
and iPod touch or from Google Play for Android devices.

For additional information on Mosby's Nursing Consult, go to or call +1-866-416-6697.

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About Elsevier

Elsevier is a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical
information products and services. The company works in partnership with the
global science and health communities to publish more than 2,000 journals,
including The Lancet and Cell , and close to 20,000 book titles, including
major reference works from Mosby and Saunders. Elsevier¹s online solutions
include ScienceDirect , Scopus , SciVal , Reaxys , ClinicalKey and Mosby's
Suite , which enhance the productivity of science and health professionals,
helping research and health care institutions deliver better outcomes more

A global business headquartered in Amsterdam, Elsevier employs 7,000 people
worldwide. The company is part of Reed Elsevier Group plc , a world leading
provider of professional information solutions. The group employs more than
30,000 people, including more than 15,000 in North America. Reed Elsevier
Group plc is owned equally by two parent companies, Reed Elsevier PLC and Reed
Elsevier NV. Their shares are traded on the London, Amsterdam and New York
Stock Exchanges using the following ticker symbols: London: REL; Amsterdam:
REN; New York: RUK and ENL.

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