About Health Care Books and Journals

SLACK Incorporated is a leading publisher in several areas of medicine and the health professions. Whether it’s textbooks for the classroom, reference and continuing education books for the clinician or practitioner, or scholarly journals, we seek to present high-quality material that benefits today’s health care provider.

Our major areas of book publishing include occupational and physical therapy; ophthalmology and other eye care professions; gastroenterology, orthopedics, athletic training; nursing; and other diverse fields of health care. SLACK is also proud to be the exclusive publisher of the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author, Dr. Leo Buscaglia.

We also publish peer-reviewed, paid subscription journals in the areas of ophthalmology, nursing, sports medicine, and occupational therapy. Dedicated editorial teams work closely with health care professionals to edit and produce each quality publication. Many of our editors are board-certified by the Board of Editors in the Life Sciences. We enjoy long-term relationships with many client organizations, including the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN), the American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF), and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).

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The GI Bookshelf offers:

  • Over 25 best-selling books
  • Over 2,000 US and international experts
  • Over 1,000 chapters
  • Over 10,000 clinical images
  • Over 10,000,000 words