TITLE

Editorial independence for CMAJ: signposts along the road

AUTHOR(S)
MacDonald, Noni; Squires, Bruce; Hawkins, David; Downie, Jocelyn; Aberman, Arnold; Armstrong, Paul W.; Davidoff, Frank; Detsky, Allan; Hall, Judith; Hennen, Brian; Rouleau, Jean; Roy, Claude; Scott, Jeff; Stewart, Donna
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/29/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 5, p453
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the governance structure for the editorial independence of the Canadian Medical Association Journal. The governance structure details the principles of editorial independence. Several changes have also been made to the Journal Oversight Committee. This governance structure is significant to the progress of the publication.
ACCESSION #
22278258

 

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