|Publisher, Medical Div.||IGARASHI, Yoko|
|Publisher, Dental Div.||KAMEOKA, Takeshi|
|New Titles per Year||150|
|No. of Periodicals||9|
|ISBN Publisher's Prefix||4-263|
Medicine, Dentistry, Rehabilitation, Nursing, Nutrition and Pharmaceutics
In 1921, Dr.Kenshin Imada, while practicing dentistry, founded a publishing house of dental books and journals. This was the beginning of Ishiyaku Publishers Incorporated. In 1951, the company expanded into the fields of medicine, pharmacology and nutrition.
As well as the weekly, [Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine](Igaku no Ayumi), the monthly, [Medical Technology], the bimonthly, [Journal of Practical Diabetes], the monthly, [The Journal of Clinical Rehabilitation] and the monthly, [Journal of Clinical Nutrition], the division publishes 70 to 80 titles yearly in the fields of medicine, rehabilitation, nursing, oriental medicine, nutrition and pharmaceutics. About 1,200 titles are currently in print.
In addition to the monthly, [Dental Outlook], first published in 1921 and now the longest running dental journal, the bimonthly, [Practice in Prosthodontics], the monthly, [The Journal of Dental Technology], the monthly, [The Journal of Dental Hygiene], about 60 to 70 books are published yearly, aimed at dental practitioners, dental labolatory technicians, dental hygiene specialists and dental assistants. About 800 titles are currently in print. Special mention should also be made of VTR, CD-ROM and DVD.