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Keeping Up with the Medical Literature: Reprint Available

Ann Intern Med. 1987;106(4):627. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-106-4-627
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Most physicians agree that the best way to keep informed about advances in medicine is to read the journal literature. Most physicians also agree that keeping up with the vast array of medical journals ranges from difficult to impossible. In a series of articles published in this journal during the last 6 months of 1986, Dr. R. Brian Haynes and his colleagues at McMaster University in Ontario offer a systematic approach to keeping up with the literature. The six-part series covers how to get started, deciding which journals to read, expanding the number of journals you read, using the literature


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