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Volume 26, Issue 2 - Medical Devices

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What Every Medical Writer Needs to Know: Questions and Answers for the Serious Medical Author

They say “don’t judge a book by its cover”, but the title of this book lends itself to curiosity. In What Every Medical Writer Needs to Know, Dr Robert B. Taylor uses his 40 years of experience to present some of the fundamentals of medical writing: why we do it and how we do it, along with important problems and questions that many writers face daily, such as, How can you improve your writing? What are the rookie mistakes? What should you do if you cannot get published? What are the issues concerning copyright and plagiarism? What are the ethical issues surrounding your work? This book caters for writers from different fields of medical writing and at various stages of their careers; whether you are a physician, a professional medical writer, or a student looking to enter the field of medical writing, this book provides a range of practical information to help improve your writing and highlight potential pitfalls.



Medical Devices: An exciting industry at a crossroads
President's Message
Writing for medical devices compared to pharmaceuticals: An introduction
Clinical Evaluation Reports from the medical writer’s perspective!
New EU medical device regulations: Impact on the MedTech sector
Medical Device Regulation: A necessary step towards more patient and user safety
Transparency – left to its own devices until now
Medical devices in the disclosure era and the role of medical writers
Does standardisation improve animal testing of medical devices?
Puns, promises, and metaphors: Medical device trade names
French breast implants, the Medical Device Regulation, and a theoretical case study
Science journalism: In search of a new identity
Can a medical writer submit a manuscript on behalf of a corresponding author?
To be or not to be – Are medical and scientific writers of non-native English origin at a disadvantage?
Winners of the Geoff Hall Scholarship Essay Competition
Good medical writing saves lives: The perspective of a former medic
Good medical writing saves lives – and even a little comma can make a difference
Abstracts from 44th EMWA conference Poster session
News from the EMA
Journal Watch
Gained in Translation
Getting Your Foot in the Door
In the Bookstores
Regulatory Matters
The Webscout
Good Writing Practice
Out on Our Own

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