Category: Medicine

Preprints e ahead of prints: o que são, para que servem

Versões preprint e ahead of print correspondem a manuscritos completos que são depositados antes da edição final publicada em um periódico.

A quick guide to scientific authorship

There is currently some misunderstanding on what is and what isn't an author contribution in a research report. But, fear thou not: this is a comprehensive list after the ICMJE authorship attribution guidelines of what actually authoring a paper is for when you are preparing your submission documentation.

Op-Ed | Ciência sem gravata e com Evidência

Quando começamos a debater a possibilidade de criar a Evidence, a primeira questão que surgiu se referia ao porquê da necessidade de outra revista biomédica em um ambiente altamente competitivo, repleto de periódicos. Neste sentido, lembramos da frase de Douglas Altman em seu famoso artigo de 1994, The Scandal of Poor Medical Research: “precisamos de menos pesquisas, melhores pesquisas e pesquisas feitas pelas razões certas”.

Op-Ed [video] | The case for more Evidence, less papers

Below, you may watch the video launching Evidence, the Journal of Evidence-based Healthcare, published by BAHIANA - School of Medicine and Public Health. Evidence's editor-in-chief, Luis Cláudio Correia, weighs in on why we would need another medical journal in a world that lacks "better research and research done for the right reasons" as stated by ...

Op-Ed | On presenting Evidence and unboxing science

The first question we faced as we gathered to discuss the possibility of launching Evidence (then just called the new journal on evidence-based medicine, still no caps) was why (and if) we did need another medical journal in an highly competitive environment already full of those. Douglas Altman stated that we needed “less research, better research and research done for the right reasons” in his famous 1994 article “The Scandal of Poor Medical Research.