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First published in 1987, this collection of papers originally published in the British Medical Journal has been reprinted. These plain-speaking, lively, sometimes amusing short essays advise on a wide range of topics—from organizing your time, through being an expedition doctor or a patient, to choosing better words. Some (for example, those on searching the literature, using word processors, making a videotape) are too short and sketchy to be truly helpful beyond giving some orientation. Here is some practical guidance of the kind that should be, but usually is not, available in medical schools or residency programs.
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How to Do It: Volume 2. Ann Intern Med. 1991;114:917. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-114-10-917_4
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1991;114(10):917.
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