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This bestselling guide provides clear instructions on getting published in biomedical journals. Now in its fourth edition, How to Write a Paper has been fully revised and updated to include all aspects on writing each section of a structured paper incorporating the latest ...
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How to Write a Paper

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Overview

This bestselling guide provides clear instructions on getting published in biomedical journals. Now in its fourth edition, How to Write a Paper has been fully revised and updated to include all aspects on writing each section of a structured paper incorporating the latest information on open access, electronic publication and submission.

Contents include:

  • Structure of a scientific paper
  • How to write a letter
  • How to prepare an abstract for a scientific meeting
  • How to write a case report
  • How to write a review
  • The role of the editor, manuscript assessor, publisher
  • Style: what is it and does it matter
  • Electronic publishing
  • Open Access

Written by editors of leading medical journals as well as publishing experts, this guide is relevant and easy to use for any novice writer wanting to publish in journals.

The book contains black-and-white illustrations.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781444360073
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 8/31/2011
  • Series: HOW - How To , #29
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 168
  • File size: 551 KB

Meet the Author

George M Hall, Professor of Anaesthesia, St George's Medical School, London, UK.
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Table of Contents

List of Contributors.

Preface to the Third Edition.

Preface to the Fourth Edition.

Chapter 1 Structure of a scientific paper (George M. Hall, University of London).

Chapter 2 Introductions (Richard Smith, United Health Europe, London).

Chapter 3 Methods (Gordon B. Drummond, University of Edinburgh).

Chapter 4 Results (Hans-Joachim Priebe, University Hospital, Freiburg).

Chapter 5 Discussion (George M. Hall, University of London).

Chapter 6 Titles, abstracts, and authors (Fiona Moss, London Deanery, NHS London).

Chapter 7 References (Simon Howell, University of Leeds and Liz Neilly, University of Leeds).

Chapter 8 Electronic submissions (Natalie Davies, The Lancet).

Chapter 9 How to write a letter (Michael Doherty, University of Nottingham).

Chapter 10 How to prepare an abstract for a scientific meeting (Robert N. Allan, Royal College of Physicians, London).

Chapter 11 How to write a case report (Martin Neil Rossor, Dementia Research Centre, London).

Chapter 12 How to write a review (Paul Glasziou, University of Oxford).

Chapter 13 The role of the editor (Jennifer M. Hunter, University of Liverpool).

Chapter 14 The role of the manuscript assessor (Domhnall MacAuley, BMJ).

Chapter 15 What a publisher does (Alex Williamson, BMJ Group).

Chapter 16 Who should be an author? (Richard Horton, The Lancet).

Chapter 17 Style: what it is and why it matters (Margaret Cooter, BMJ Publishing Group).

Chapter 18 Ethics of publication (Michael J.G. Farthing, University of Sussex).

Chapter 19 Electronic publishing (Craig Bingham, Australasian Medical Publishing Company).

Chapter 20 Open access (Mark Ware, Mark Ware Consulting).

Index.

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