Equal Contribution for Authors in PubMed

Equal Contribution for Authors in PubMed

Did you know that PubMed now allows for equal contribution among authors? Journal publishers who submit citation data can assign specific authors with equal contribution. As a PubMed user, you can view this information in one of two ways: 1) Abstract display format:   2) XML display format:   For more information, please visit¬†https://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/techbull/so17/so17_contrib_equal_author_pubmed.html   … Continue reading

JAMA features conflict of interest in latest issue

The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) released a special issue this month on conflict of interest (COI). The issue includes articles about COI as it relates to research, publishing, public health schools, pharmaceutical detailing at Academic Medical Centers, education of medical students and continuing medical education. The JAMA Patient Page section features a … Continue reading

New features in PubMed

New features in PubMed

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) announced four changes to PubMed, effective March 8, 2017. The changes are described below. Conflict of interest statements – NLM added conflict of interest statements in the summaries of articles below the abstract. The conflict of interest statements are only included when supplied by the author.¬† Editorial expressions of … Continue reading