Pai, M.; Sharma, S.
October 2005
Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology;Oct2005, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p210
Academic Journal
The article discusses factors crucial to the publication of manuscripts in the "Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology." These manuscripts report on the evaluation of existing and novel diagnostic tests. Such reports contribute to the evidence base of diagnostic test research. The article mentions two major factors that are responsible for the significant manuscript mortality rate, including poor study quality and poor reporting of the study.


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