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Books on Medical Writing

Essentials of writing biomedical research papers / Mimi Zeiger. 2nd ed. c2000. WZ 345 Z46e 2000 

Getting research published : an A-Z of publication strategy / Elizabeth Wager c2005. WZ345 W131g 2005 

Health professionals style manual / Shirley Fondiller, c2007. REF WZ39 F673h 2007

Health writer's handbook / Barbara Gastel. 1998. WZ 345 G255h 1998 

How to report statistics in medicine : annotated guidelines for authors, editors, and reviewers / Lang, Thomas A. (Thomas Allen) 2nd ed. c2006. WZ345 L271h 2006 

How to write a paper / edited by George M. Hall. 3rd ed. 2003. WZ345 H847 2003 

Medical English usage and abusage / by Edith Schwager. 1991. REF WZ 345 S398m 1991 

Medical writing : a prescription for clarity / Neville W. Goodman, Martin B. Edwards ; and with cartoons by Andy Black. 3rd ed. 2006.WZ345 G653m 2006 

Publishing and presenting clinical research / Warren S. Browner. 2nd ed. c2006. WZ345 M439s 2000 

Successful scientific writing : a step-by-step guide for the biological and medical sciences / Janice R. Matthews and Robert W. Matthews. 3rd ed. 2008. WZ345 M439s 2008 

Why not say it clearly : a guide to expository writing King, Lester S. (Lester Snow), 2nd ed. c1991.WZ 345 K53w 1991 

Writing basics for the healthcare professional / Lesmeister, Michele Benjamin. c2007. WZ345 L637w 2007

Books on Dissertation Writing

Copyright law & graduate research : new media, new rights, and your dissertation / by Kenneth D. Crews. c2002. KF2994 C927c 2002 

The dissertation journey : a practical and comprehensive guide to planning, writing, and defending your dissertation / Carol M. Roberts. c2004. LB1742 R643d 2004 

Enjoy writing your science thesis or dissertation![electronic resource] : a step by step guide to planning and writing dissertations and theses for undergraduate and graduate science students, 1999. 

Guide to the successful thesis and dissertation : a handbook for students and faculty / James E. Mauch, Namgi Park.5th ed. c2003. LB2369 M447g 2003 

Guide to the successful thesis and dissertation [electronic resource] : a handbook for students and faculty / James E. Mauch and Jack W. Birch. 4th ed. c1998. 

Revising your dissertation [electronic resource] : advice from leading editors / edited by Beth Luey. c2004. 

Surviving your dissertation : a comprehensive guide to content and process / Kjell Erik Rudestam, Rae R. Newton.2nd ed., c2001. LB2369 R916s 2001 

Writing the winning thesis or dissertation : a step-by-step guide / Allan A. Glatthorn, Randy L. Joyner.2nd ed. c2005. LB2369 G549w 2005 

Writing your dissertation [electronic resource] : how to plan, prepare and present your work successfully / Derek Swetnam. 2nd ed. 1997. 

Writing your doctoral dissertation [electronic resource] : invisible rules for success / Rita S. Brause. 2000.


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International Committee of Medical Journal Editors - includes the Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts