(PRWEB) January 31, 2012
Springer Publishing takes top honors in the 2011 AJN Book of the Year Awards in nursing, winning 10 awards—more than any other publisher. The awards program is regarded by nurses and authors as the most important designation of excellence in book publishing, and is presented by the American Journal of Nursing (AJN), the oldest and one of the most honored broad-based nursing journals in the world.
The American Journal of Nursing selects these Springer Publishing Company titles among the 2011 BOY award winners:
•Clinical Wisdom and Interventions in Acute and Critical Care: A Thinking-in-Action Approach, 2nd Edition, by Patricia Benner, Patricia Hooper Kyriakidis, and Daphne Stannard, in the Critical Care—Emergency Nursing category.
•End of Life: Nursing Solutions for Death with Dignity, by Lynn Keegan and Carole Ann Drick, in the Hospice and Palliative Care category
•Nursing, Caring, and Complexity Science: For Human-Environment Well-Being, edited by Alice Ware Davidson, Marilyn A. Ray, and Marian C. Turkel, in the Professional Development and Issues category.
•Role Development for Doctoral Advanced Nursing Practice, edited by H. Michael Dreher and Mary Ellen Smith Glasgow, in the Advanced Practice Nursing category.
•Clinical Consult to Psychiatric Mental Health Care, edited by Jacqueline Rhoads, in the Mental Health category.
•End of Life: Nursing Solutions for Death with Dignity, by Lynn Keegan and Carole Ann Drick, in the Gerontological Nursing category.
•Shaping Health Policy Through Nursing Research, edited by Ada Sue Hinshaw and Patricia A. Grady, in the Nursing Research category.
•Transformational Leadership in Nursing: From Expert Clinician to Influential Leader, by Elaine Sorensen Marshall, in the Leadership and Management category.
•A Nuts-and-Bolts Approach to Teaching Nursing, 4th Edition, by Mary T. Quinn Griffin and Jeanne M. Novotny, in the Nursing Education category.
•Sleep Disorders and Sleep Promotion in Nursing Practice, edited by Nancy S. Redeker and Geoffry Phillips McEnany, in the Gerontological Nursing category.
“Over the past few years, the Nursing program at Springer Publishing Company has focused on meeting the increasingly complex text and clinical reference needs of nursing graduate courses and advanced practice nursing practitioners,” said Margaret Zuccarini, Nursing Publisher at Springer Publishing Company. “We are proud to be meeting these needs, and thrilled and honored to receive these awards, earned by authors who have trusted us to help shape, promote, and distribute their important work.”
For more information, please contact Dara Salem at dsalem(at)springerpub(dot)com or 212-431-4370 x211.
About Springer Publishing Company
A pioneer in health care and social science publishing, Springer Publishing Company is known as an innovative nursing, rehabilitation, psychology, social work, counseling, public health, and gerontology publisher. The company has won numerous awards, including the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Awards, the ALA Choice Awards, and the AAP PROSE Awards, and offers more than a hundred top quality titles annually, in addition to more than twenty journals. From nursing to psychology, Springer Publishing Company provides the best textbooks, guides, professional books, and reference works to instructors, professionals, and students. For more information, visit http://www.springerpub.com.