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The steps to success in medical writing are three, and these are the same three for any writing: have something to write, write it effectively, and find a publisher who will find readers for what you write. Most books on medical writing give advice on the second step. These two new books are welcome because they will be useful guides for many house officers and physicians through steps one and three.
Dr. Thorne writes mostly of and for British writers and would-be writers. He starts from the realistic assumption that the physician who wants to "get on" with higher appointments
Better Medical WritingMarkets for the Medical Author. A Handbook of over 500 Journal, Book and Paramedical Publishing Markets for the Medical Writer.. Ann Intern Med. ;75:981–982. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-75-6-981_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1971;75(6):981-982.
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