Springer to partner with the Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society

    Parties to co-publish Canadian Journal of Anesthesia/Journal canadien
    d'anesthésie starting in January 2009

    NEW YORK and HEIDELBERG, Oct. 7 /CNW/ - Springer will partner with the
Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society (CAS) to publish the Canadian Journal of
Anesthesia/Journal canadien d'anesthésie (CJA) starting in January 2009. CJA,
a monthly publication previously self-published by CAS, will enhance
Springer's expanding portfolio of books and journals in the field of
    The Canadian Journal of Anesthesia/Journal canadien d'anesthésie gives
readers access to the latest advances in anesthesia, acute and chronic pain,
perioperative medicine and critical care medicine. The journal publishes
peer-reviewed, high-profile clinical research, basic research with an impact
apparent to clinicians, and expert reviews and opinions. A New Media section,
book reviews and a correspondence section complete the contents.
Editor-in-Chief, Donald R. Miller, MD, an Associate Professor of Anesthesia at
the University of Ottawa, and staff anesthesiologist at The Ottawa Hospital,
is supported by an editorial board providing international perspective and
    CAS' Executive Director, Stanley Mandarich, said, "Springer's Online
First service, a feature of their online platform SpringerLink, lets users
access articles well before print publication. These articles are searchable
and citable and significantly reduce the time it takes for critical
discoveries to reach the research community."
    Dr. William F. Curtis, Executive Vice President, Clinical Medicine at
Springer, said, "Springer and the Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society are
committed to producing an excellent, clinically oriented journal. We look
forward to strengthening the journal's status as an essential source of
knowledge for anesthesiologists."
    Springer will publish CJA both online and in print beginning in January
2009 with Volume 56, Issue 1. The journal's back issues to Volume 1 (1954)
will be available on www.springerlink.com, Springer's online information
platform. Features include fast, electronic publication in Online First(TM),
Cross Reference Linking and Table of Contents Alerts.

    Founded in 1943, the Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society (www.cas.ca) is
a not-for-profit, voluntary organization which exists for the benefit of its
member anesthesiologists. It is dedicated to the advancement of the medical
practice of anesthesia through research, education and excellence in patient

    Springer (www.springer.com) is the second-largest publisher of journals
in the science, technology, and medicine (STM) sector and the largest
publisher of STM books. It publishes on behalf of more than 300 academic
associations and professional societies. Springer is part of Springer
Science+Business Media, LLC, one of the world's leading suppliers of
scientific and specialist literature. The group publishes over 1,700 journals
and more than 5,500 new books a year, as well as the largest STM eBook
Collection worldwide.

    Canadian Journal of Anesthesia / Journal canadien d'anesthésie:
    ISSN 0832-610X (print)

For further information:

For further information: Joan Robinson, Corporate Communications, tel
+49-6221-4878130, joan.robinson@springer.com; Antoinette Cimino, Clinical
Medicine, tel (212) 460-1500, antoinette.cimino@springer.com

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