Scientific Papers

  • Pieter H. Joubert
  • Silvia M. Rogers


Publishing papers in medical and scientific journals is an important way of communicating research results, whether you are working in an academic or a commercial environment (see also  Chaps. 2 and  3). The advice given in this section applies whether you are a researcher wanting to publish a paper or a medical writer doing this on behalf of a researcher.


Publication Ethic Medical Writer Competitive Intelligence Bullet Point Commercial Entity 
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  1. 23.
    Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). Available from:
  2. 27.
    Drazen JM, Van der Weyden MB, Sahni P, et al. Uniform format for disclosure of competing interests in ICMJE journals. N Engl J Med. 2009;361:1896–7.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pieter H. Joubert
    • 1
  • Silvia M. Rogers
    • 2
  1. 1.PHJ Consult Ltd.PangbourneUK
  2. 2.Mediwrite GmbHBaselSwitzerland

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