JBJS Re-Launches on HighWire
Needham, Massachusetts & Redwood City, California - 5 June 2014 -- The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc. and HighWire Press, Inc. are pleased to announce the launch of the complete suite of JBJS titles on the HighWire Open Platform: The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (jbjs.org), JBJS Case Connector, JBJS Essential Surgical Techniques, and JBJS Reviews.
The highly regarded peer-reviewed orthopaedic journals sites utilize HighWire's flexible Drupal architecture in an easy-to-read format optimized for tablet, mobile and online usage. Features include: podcasts, instructional videos, image quizzes, article commenting, and social sharing links. In addition, JBJS includes an integrated continuing medical education (CME) program, hosted on HighWire, powered by Rievent.
"With this move, HighWire has successfully unified our suite of product offerings and increased our capabilities towards better connections in our community," said Kent Anderson, CEO/Publisher of STRIATUS/JBJS, Inc. "We are excited to explore new initiatives with the HighWire team as part of our renewed partnership, including new tablet-based solutions for our readers."
"We are proud to have completed the transition and re-launch of the JBJS suite of products on the HighWire Open Platform," said Tom Rump, CEO of HighWire Press, Inc. "With our proven discoverability methods, and our innate understanding of our customer's needs, we look forward to working with JBJS as they plan and implement their continuous innovations."
The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (JBJS) has been the most valued source of information for orthopaedic surgeons and researchers for over 125 years and is the gold standard in peer- reviewed scientific information in the field. The Journal is published twice a month with a comprehensive PDF archive dating back to 1889. JBJS, Inc. also publishes JBJS Case Connector, JBJS Essential Surgical Techniques, JBJS Reviews, and CME and professional development products. Site: jbjs.org | Twitter: @jbjs
HighWire provides innovative technology solutions to influential societies, university presses, and independent publishers through its ground-breaking HighWire Open Platform. Offering digital content development and hosting services and a customizable peer-review manuscript submission system, HighWire provides strategic consultation services for publishers, cross-publisher librarian tools, and unique community networking opportunities for organizations which produce high-impact journals, books, and other scholarly publications. www.highwire.org | Twitter: @highwirepress