Treatment Guidelines for Apraxia of Speech: Lessons for Future Research.

Treatment Guidelines for Apraxia of Speech: Lessons for Future Research.

The Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences (ANCDS) Writing Committee of Treatment Guidelines for Apraxia of Speech (AOS) prepared a technical report containing evidence-based guidelines for the management of AOS. The technical report, which was based on a comprehensive review of published treatment literature, revealed numerous limitations in that literature. This report utilizes information […]

Librarians Recovering Our Professional Memory: Enriching the Past, Present, And Future (Introduction)

Librarians Recovering Our Professional Memory: Enriching the Past, Present, And Future (Introduction)

ORIGINS AND OPPORTUNITIES This focus issue had its genesis in a white paper compiled by an ad hoc committee formed under the aegis of the Medical Library Association History of the Health Sciences Section, a summary of which appeared in the “Comment and Opinion” section of the Journal of the Medical Library Association (JMLA) last […]

Vital Pathways for Hospital Librarians: Present and Future Roles (Report)

Vital Pathways for Hospital Librarians: Present and Future Roles (Report)

INTRODUCTION Rapid changes in health care have presented the health care community with a number of challenges. In 2007, the American College of Healthcare Executives outlined the top ten issues confronting chief executive officers (CEOs) [1]. In 2008, the National Priorities Partnership, a collaborative effort of major national health care organizations, was convened by the […]