TITLE

Types of sections

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Maedica - a Journal of Clinical Medicine;2007, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p266
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the type of sections included within the issue which include brief reports, editorials and comments on clinical trials. Brief reports include original studies that are shortly described which represent promising outcomes of a personal initiative. Editorials represent the scientific synthesis of a medical issue while comments on clinical trials host comment upon the relevance of recently published clinical trials.
ACCESSION #
33777312

 

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