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SOURCE UBM Medica US

Mobile-friendly, responsive layout puts clinical resources at the fingertips of pediatricians

NORWALK, Conn., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US today announced the relaunch of PediatricsConsultantLive.com, an online resource and community for pediatricians. The site offers authoritative, practical solutions to everyday clinical dilemmas for conditions including ADHD, autism, epilepsy, developmental disorders, and more.

With physicians using both mobile technology and traditional desktops to search for professional information, PediatricsConsultantLive.com now features a responsive layout that is easily viewed from a variety of devices including laptops, smartphones and tablets. A more streamlined interface has also been introduced, allowing clinicians to quickly locate popular resources such as "What's Your Diagnosis?", "Photoclinic" and "Dermclinic".

"With busy schedules and high patient volumes, pediatricians need efficient ways to stay up-to-date on clinical matters," said Susan Kweskin, Editorial Director, UBM Medica US. "The new enhancements to PediatricsConsultantLive.com help physicians easily locate information at the moment they need it, so that they can focus on providing quality care to children." 

Visitors to the new PediatricsConsultantLive.com are now able to:

  • Quickly and easily access the site via desktop computers, smartphones and tablets
  • Engage with podcasts and view videos on topics ranging from immunizations to dermatology
  • Hone their diagnostic skills with quizzes and photo quizzes that test clinicians' knowledge of pediatric conditions
  • Read and comment on articles, blogs, and case studies

For more information, visit www.PediatricsConsultantLive.com.

About UBM Medica US
Addressing today's healthcare information needs, UBM Medica US, delivers strategic, integrated communications solutions and comprehensive reach -- online, in print, via custom programs and live events. Improving the effectiveness of healthcare through information and education, UBM Medica US provides unbiased clinical, practical, and business information for physicians, providers and payers resulting in improved quality of care for patients around the world. Through journals, magazines, online communities, live and digital events, and other valuable resources, UBM Medica US also delivers comprehensive communication solutions for the pharmaceutical and related industries. Online communities include CancerNetwork.com, ConsultantLive.com, DiagnosticImaging.com, RheumatologyNetwork.com, OBGYN.net, PhysiciansPractice.com, PsychiatricTimes.com and SearchMedica.com. UBM Medica US is part of UBM Connect which, through a range of aligned interactive environments, both physical and digital – increases business effectiveness for both customers and audiences through meaningful experiences, knowledge and connections.  Headquartered in New York, UBM Connect brings together UBM's healthcare business, UBM Medica US; UBM Canon's advanced design and manufacturing event, online and print brands; UBM Connect New York's catering, cruise shipping, customer management, and fine, specialty and custom chemical communities; and UBM Mexico's concrete show.  For more information, visit www.UBMMedicaUS.com.

About UBM plc
UBM plc is a global events-led marketing services and communications company.  We help businesses do business, bringing the world's buyers and sellers together at events and online, as well as producing and distributing news and specialist content.  Our 5,500 staff in more than 30 countries are organised into expert teams which serve commercial and professional communities, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently.

For more information, go to http://www.ubm.com; follow us on Twitter at @UBM_plc to get the latest UBM corporate news; follow @UBM for news and updates from across the businesses and selected members of UBM's Twitterati.

Media contact:
Amy Erdman
VP, Marketing
203-523-7041
amy.erdman@ubm.com

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