ISSN: 1547-1896
Online ISSN: 0893-7400
Frequency: Monthly

PA Week 2014 is here and LWW joins the America Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) in celebrating the physician assistant profession. To celebrate PA Week, LWW is offering special discounts on a selection of clinical products. Check out our PA Week page for details!

ALL WEEK Save 40% on a personal subscription to select LWW journals and newsletters:

ALL WEEK Save 20% on select books

During the week of October 6-12, enter for a chance to win a giveaway a day during PA Week by sending us an email at telling us why you love being a PA! Use the subject line 'Love Being a PA'

MONDAY - A Comprehensive Review For the Certification and Recertification Examinations for Physician Assistants, 5e

TUESDAY - The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics, 34e

WEDNESDAY - Pocket Medicine, 5e

THURSDAY - Bates’ Pocket Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking, 7e

FRIDAY - Taylor’s Differential Diagnosis Manual,3e


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Welcome to new Editorial Board member Harrison Reed, MMSc, PA-C. Check out his posts in the Musings blog and follow him on Twitter @HarrisonReedPA.


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