Viewpoint: Contemporary Pediatrics goes digital

Discussion of the new digital edition of Contemporary Pediatrics.

Whatever the political persuasion, the theme in this election year is CHANGE. Not to be outdone, Contemporary Pediatrics is changing as well. Beginning with the September 2008 issue, we've gone digital.

If you now receive Contemporary Pediatrics in hard copy, you'll continue to receive it that way, but we will be able to reach a much larger audience, including more pediatric subspecialists, with the digital version. If you choose to receive only the digital version, you will have to cancel your print copy by contacting customer service at 1-888-527-7008 or emailing

If you sign up to receive the digital Contemporary Pediatrics, it will automatically appear in your email in-box every month. Besides the tree-saving benefit of electronic distribution, there are many other advantages. The digital Contemporary Pediatrics will look just like the current paper version, and it will allow you to do all of the following:

If you run into a problem, the customer service department will gladly help you through the process. Hopefully this will all go smoothly, and everyone who wants to receive their issues of Contemporary Pediatrics digitally will be able to do so without glitches or frustration.