215 premium books published by LWW in medicine, nursing, and health sciences that have been designated as Doody’s Core Titles™ by healthcare professionals and medical librarians.
With nearly 40,000 members, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons provides education and practice management services for orthopaedic surgeons and allied health professionals.
Doody’s Core Titles have been selected by academically-affiliated healthcare professionals and medical librarians, and are considered must-have resources for practitioners, researchers, and students.
A Core Title is a book that represents essential knowledge needed by professionals or students in a given discipline. Up to three librarians score each title on a score of 0-3 in five fundamental collection development criteria: authoritativeness of author and publisher; scope and coverage of the subject matter; quality of content (including timeliness); usefulness and purpose; and value of money. Scores are averaged to provide an overall score for each title.
- 128 of the books in the collection have received a Doody’s score of 2.5 or above (out of 3).
Doody’s Review Service is a leading source for expert, authoritative quality assessment and collection development tools for medical, nursing, and allied health books.
LWW / AAOS Doody's Core Collection - 2019: