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- How quickly does CMAJ evaluate submissions? Weir, Erica; Joseph, K.S. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/19/99, Vol. 161 Issue 8, p985
Editorial. Reports on the results of an audit of manuscripts processed by the `Canadian Medical Association Journal' from January to April 1999 to determine how quickly the journal evaluates submissions. Interval time between manuscript receipt and publication.
- CMAJ's century reflects a profession and a country. Gray, Charlotte // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/11/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 1, p17
The article focuses on the history of the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ). According to the author, CMAJ was initiated in 1911 as a merger of the Montreal Medical Journal and the Maritime Medical News. He mentions that CMAJ's aim was to be a medium in promoting Canadian medicine. He...
- So you want to be an editor. Hoey, John // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;09/08/98, Vol. 159 Issue 5, p502
Editorial. Announces the creation of the `CMAJ' Editorial Fellowship. Nature of the position; Responsibilities; Training, education, and research involved; Research activities; Traits of the ideal candidate.
- 100 years and counting. Turnbull, Jeffrey // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/11/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 1, p16
The article focuses on the changes in the "Canadian Medical Association Journal" (CMAJ) from its debut in 1911 until the present. According to the author, the journal's 100 years existence has been a record keeper for medical profession and united small doctors across Canada. It mentions the...
- The CMA's legitimation crisis. Wilson, Mark H. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/8/2006, Vol. 332 Issue 7545, p854
A letter to the editor concerning the article "Perspective: Politics and Independence. The Collapse of the Canadian Medical Association Journal," published in the March 16, 2006 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine is presented.
- Editorial independence for CMAJ: signposts along the road. 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 // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/29/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 5, p453
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...
- Politics and Independence – The Collapse of the Canadian Medical Association Journal. Shuchman, Miriam; Redelmeier, Donald A. // New England Journal of Medicine;3/30/2006, Vol. 354 Issue 13, p1337
The article focuses on the authors' views on issues related to the "Canadian Medical Association Journal," (CMAJ). The authors say that CMAJ enjoyed the status of being the fifth leading general medical journal in the world as long as John Hoey served as its editor-in-chief, who was fired by the...
- Complaints and conundrums: an ombudsman-ethicist for CMAJ. Hoey, John; Todkill, Anne Marie // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/14/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 10, p1281
Announces the appointment of Dr. John Dossetor as ombudsman for the 'Canadian Medical Association Journal' and resident consultant in publication ethics. Background on Dossetor who is emeritus professor in Medicine and Bioethics of the University of Alberta at Edmonton; His duties, including...
- CMAJ at 100: our voice, our future. Hébert, Paul C.; Flegel, Ken; MacDonald, Noni; Barnhardt, Kim; Stanbrook, Matthew B. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/11/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 1, p15
The article focuses on the success of the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ). It notes that the journal was made to disseminate original research, offer the latest advice on clinical issues and present a variety of views regarding public policy issues in Canada. It also mentions some of...