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ERIC Number: EJ433321
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0002-8231
Medical English Abstracts: How Well Are They Structured?
Salager-Meyer, Francoise
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v42 n7 p528-31 Aug 1991
Describes a study of 77 abstracts in English language medical journals that was conducted to examine the internal structuring of the abstracts. A form for structured abstracts is described, the importance of abstracts in medical journals is discussed, and structural flaws in the abstracts studied are described. (24 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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