Thieme's Atlas of Anatomy provides health care students and professionals with a wide breadth of more than 1500 high quality images with thorough contextual notes
Durham, NC (Vocus) October 1, 2010
The modalityBODY App, currently available in the App Store, allows users to view, organize, annotate, search and store thousands of medical images and create custom image collections for study and reference.
“Thieme’s Atlas of Anatomy provides health care students and professionals with a wide breadth of more than 1500 high quality images with thorough contextual notes,” says Anne Vinnicombe, Thieme vice-president and director of educational publishing. “As Thieme expands our digital initiatives, the combination of the Atlas with the features of the modalityBODY application and the brilliant display of iPad adds a compelling new dimension to our content.”
“Our vision for modalityBODY is to create the definitive anatomy reference application, designed to deliver best in breed content on a revolutionary mobile platform,” according to S. Mark Williams, Ph.D., CEO and founder of Modality, Inc. “Thieme has been a part of modalityBODY since its launch, and we are excited to follow up the free Atlas of Anatomy Sampler with the complete collection. We look forward to developing more of Thieme’s stellar content for modalityBODY in the coming months, and continuing to drive innovation in medical reference applications on the iOS platform.”
The modalityBODY App is available for free from the App Store on iPad or at http://www.itunes.com/appstore/.
The Atlas of Anatomy sells for $74.99 in the modalityBODY Store. A variety of premium content sets are available for In App Purchase or download from within the app.
For more information on Modality’s complete catalog of health sciences training and reference apps for iPhone®, iPod touch® and iPad please visit http://www.modality.com.
About Modality, Inc.
Modality is the premier developer of interactive learning, assessment, training and reference apps. Partnering with the world’s leading publishers and content experts, Modality creates mobile user experiences informed by more than a decade of educational technology design. Since the App Store launched in July 2008 Modality has released more than 140 apps for iPhone®, iPod touch®, and iPad™ in partnership with Elsevier, McGraw-Hill Professional, Pearson, The Princeton Review, Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc., John Wiley & Sons, Wolters Kluwer, and Workman Publishing Co., among others. Founded in 2006, Modality is headquartered in Durham, North Carolina.
Thieme Publishing Group is a privately held scientific and medical publishing house employing more than 950 people and maintaining offices in six cities, including New York, Delhi, Stuttgart and three other locations in Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in medical and scientific publishing. Today, Thieme is the market leading publisher of neurosurgical content and holds strong market positions in orthopedics, radiology, anatomy and chemistry, among other specialties. Thieme publishes 137 peer-reviewed journals and over 500 new books annually. The company also has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, the medical student website WinkingSkull.com and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme visit http://www.thieme.com.