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Writing in the Health Professions
AMA Manual of Style
by JAMA and Archives Journals Committee (Editor)
Publication Date: 2009-03-27
The AMA Manual of Style is a must-have guide for those seeking to publish research findings and anyone involved in medical or scientific publishing.
The Clinician's Guide to Medical Writing
by Robert B. Taylor
Publication Date: 2004-10-01
This book is for any clinician who wants to write. It is for the physician, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner who sees patients and also wants to contribute to the medical literature.
Essentials of Writing Biomedical Research Papers
by Mimi Zeiger
Publication Date: 1999-10-21
Provides immediate help for anyone preparing a biomedical paper by givin specific advice on organizing the components of the paper, effective writing techniques, writing an effective results sections, documentation issues, sentence structure and much more.
How to Write Health Sciences Papers, Dissertations and Theses
by Shane A. Thomas
Publication Date: 2000-06-06
This comprehensive text serves as a practical, guide to preparing a written research report.
by Neville W. Goodman; Martin B. Edwards; Andy Black (Contribution by)
Publication Date: 1997-01-28
A new edition of this very helpful book which provides the practical information necessary to turn a complex series of results and ideas into clear, simple, unambiguous text, without loss of style or individuality.
Publishing and Presenting Clinical Research
by Warren S. Browner
Publication Date: 1998-12-01
ere's a practical and refreshingly readable approach to organizing, publishing, and presenting clinical research.
Writing and Evaluating Scientific Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders
by Shelley B. Brundage; Robert H. Brookshire
Publication Date: 2015-11-01
Writing Scientific Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders is a comprehensive guide to the preparation and publication of research papers for researchers in communication sciences and disorders. Individual chapters address the structure, content and style of the Introduction, Method, Results, and Discussion sections.
Writing for Publication in Nursing
by Marilyn H. Oermann
Publication Date: 2001-09-21
Written by the editor of a cutting-edge nursing journal, Outcomes Management , this book doubles as a textbook for graduate students in nursing and as a reference book for nurses.
Writing for the Health Professions
by Karl J. Terryberry
Publication Date: 2004-05-04
Writing for the Health Professions teaches the principles of writing, writing for academic purposes and writing to help healthcare professionals in practice. Designed for those with a firm grasp of basic grammar, it leads the reader through the fundamentals of writing papers, documentation and writing research grants. This book can be used in a writing class for health care students, a reference for the student to use during their academic years or as reference for the practicing professional.
Writing in the Health Professions
by Barbara A. Heifferon
Publication Date: 2004-12-14
Practical, applied, and up-to-the-minute, Writing for the Health Professions teaches students, healthcare professionals, and professional writers the essential skills in medical and health communications.
Writing Skills in Health Care
by Lynne Wigens; Philip Burnard
Publication Date: 2004-06-14
Provides vital guidelines on writing essays and guidance on writing journal articles is given for more experienced practitioners.Gives advice on the most appropriate form of written communication for different circumstances.
Writing Skills in Practice
by Diana Williams
Publication Date: 2001-07-15
'The author of this book is a speech and language therapist, and is still practising in the health service, which gives her advice practical value.