3 – Interesting Articles

Publishing an article on Health Professions Education

Advice for authors from the editors of Perspectives on Medical Education : Getting your research published. Varpio L, Driessen E, Maggio L. Perspect Med Educ. 2018 Dec;7(6):343-347doi: 10.1007/s40037-018-0483-0 ; PMID: 30488264; PMCID: PMC6283776 Do you find doing a health professions education (HPE) research difficult? And getting the paper published even more difficult? The editors of […]

Do medical students (undergraduates) need to learn research?

Knowledge, attitude, practice, and barriers toward research among medical students: A cross-sectional questionnaire-based survey. Pallamparthy S, Basavareddy A. Perspect Clin Res. 2019 Apr-Jun;10(2):73-78. doi: 10.4103/picr.PICR_1_18. ; PMID: 31008073; PMCID: PMC6463502. This is an article after my heart! The authors voice our sentiments, when they say that medical students should be trained in the methods of […]

Framing the title and abstract of your paper

Writing the title and abstract for a research paper: Being concise, precise, and meticulous is the key Tullu MS. Saudi J Anaesth. 2019 Apr;13(Suppl 1):S12-S17. doi: 10.4103/sja.SJA_685_18. Have you come across titles / abstracts from search results that sounded very promising, but when you read the article, the content did not match what you first saw? […]