Frequently Asked Questions

Can you bill my institution?

Can you bill my institution?

Hospitals, schools, healthcare organizations with sufficient volume purchases can now make selections through the online store and select Purchase Order as the method of payment during checkout.

Do you offer international shipping?

Do you offer international shipping?

Yes. Select international shipping option during checkout. USPS international shipping can be much less expensive than FedEx. Customer phone number is required for international and overnight shipments.

How do I check the status of my order?

How do I check the status of my order?

Select your shopping preference: Display, Find, Search or List. With either search method, clicking one of the results opens a (product) page with more information. Here are form-by-form instructions to assist 24-hours a day during checkout.

Should I design my own clinical poster?

Should I design my own clinical poster?

Anatomy posters are generally preprinted (though custom designs are possible). Clinical posters are not necessarily related to anatomy.

Can I send existing files for output?

Can I send existing files for output?

Yes, existing files may be sufficient (assuming they are not drafts). Although Microsoft Word or Powerpoint are considered professional Office programs, they are not professional prepress applications.

What information should I provide?

What information should I provide?

If you just want clinical poster printing and already have your poster formatted as you desire, you may complete the appropriate information on the Work Order page. Then email your PDF poster.

Will you keep my work confidential?

Will you keep my work confidential?

Yes. Many printing projects involve new product launches that are not intended for the eyes of competitors. Other work may never be suitable for public viewing because it used solely for internal presentations. By indicating "confidential" on your order, your project will only be viewed by those preparing your layouts or processing your file.

How do I prepare files professionally?

How do I prepare files professionally?

Digitally printed banners and offset printing projects are output in a PDF workflow. Posters can be composed to scale in any professional page layout application before saving/exporting as PDF, one poster for file.

How much are clinical posters?

How much are clinical posters?

Don't confuse anatomy posters with clinical posters. You may order printing and layout services at Store.ClinicalPosters.com. Custom clinical poster fees are based on dimensions, image preparation, shipping, and optional image licensing.

What size should my clinical poster be?

What size should my clinical poster be?

Dimensions are generally specified by event organizers. Be certain to establish horizontal ("landscape") or vertical ("portrait") orientation. A poster panel is customary on which the poster is secured with thumbtacks or velcro.

Are file formats important?

Are file formats important?

The selected file format can have a bearing on the quality of the output. When artwork is professionally prepared, it is up to the artist to use proper file formats. Office productivity software may shield the user from controlling which formats are used internally

Which is the best color space for poster art?

Which is the best color space for poster art?

By default, most digital cameras save RGB images. This offers the widest color range for monitor display and inkjet reproduction of individual photos. Rich quadtone grayscale printing of black and white images can also be output from RGB images. When an offset press is the target device, photos should be converted to grayscale.

Where do I upload files?

Where do I upload files?

Email files less than 10MB to upload [at] clinicalposters [dot] com

When will I receive my order?

When will I receive my order?

In-stock items are generally shipped via the most economical method for arrival usually within seven business days. Expedited shipping is available for an additional fee.

What is the return policy?

What is the return policy?

Every effort is made to deliver work that exceeds expectations. Long-lasting quality materials are used. Anatomy posters are laminated. Quality anatomical models are offered. Please report shipment errors within 7 days.

Can posters be laminated?

Can posters be laminated?

Yes. Luster 3- or 5-mil lamination of custom clinical posters is used for minimal glare. It includes UV protection and guards against surface abrasion on posters handled frequently or that may come into contact with moisture.

Mispronounced medical terms

Mispronounced medical terms
Alzheimer's disease (not: All-timers or Old-timer's disease)
Brain disorder named for German physician Alois Alzheimer, who first described it in 1906. (An "old-timer" is merely an aged individual.)