To Resist or Change: The Impact of the “Digital Revolution” on Medical Journal Publications

The use of social media (defined as internet-based tools that allow content-sharing among individuals and communities) by healthcare professionals (HCPs), as well as patients, has ushered in a new era of on-demand communication deemed the “digital revolution.” Gone are the days of having to wait for data dissemination through traditional methods of communication (eg, print […]

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Conducting Smarter PubMed Searches

Conducting Smarter PubMed Searches – Part 2

In my previous blog (you can read it here) I introduced you to basic search strategies to streamline your literature search on one of the most popular biomedical databases, PubMed. Sometimes, however, it can be useful to go beyond these simple methods of searching. Therefore, in today’s blog, I want to dig a bit deeper. […]

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly in Cancer Immunotherapy

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly in Cancer Immunotherapy

Cancer is an insidious, complex disease that has historically been treated with a “one size fits all” method, which only takes into account main pathologic characteristics and has as a basis cytotoxic therapy. More recently, however, the advancement of modern sequencing techniques has helped shed light on the existence of epigenetic, genomic, and transcriptomic heterogeneity […]

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Conducting Smarter PubMed Searches

Conducting Smarter PubMed Searches

As part of the scientific content team at TRM Oncology, my daily project portfolio is extremely diverse, but boils down to one thing: Effectively communicating the clinical relevance of our clients’ products. Such communication requires well-researched content that is of high quality, accurate, and up to date with the newest medical developments.

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Authorship and medical publications

ICMJE Authorship and medical publications – part 2

In my previous blog post (read it here) I addressed the challenge of overcoming issues around the increasing number of authors in articles. I summarized the 4 conditions for authorship. In addition, authors should be aware of the contributions of their co-authors and have confidence in the integrity of these contributions. Read more about ICMJE […]

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Authorship and medical publications

Authorship and medical publications

Authorship and medical publications are essential to disseminate knowledge about disease, communicate the latest findings from clinical research, and share experiences in patient management across the medical community. With these goals in mind, scientific journals represent the most trustworthy, evidence-based platform that assists healthcare professionals in decision-making to provide patients with the best therapies available. […]

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