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Revising and Proofreading PowerPoint Handout

This PowerPoint offer tips on English grammar, punctuation and usage.  Many of these are common errors seen by the Library Writing Consultants.


Style Guides

American Medical Writers Code of Ethics

American Medical Association (AMA) Style: Highlights:

Examples of citations in AMA-style format. Site is maintained by the New York Medical College Library

American Psychological Association (APA) Documentation:
Examples of citations and references in the APA format. Site is maintained by the University of Wisconsin-Madison Writing Center

American Psychological Association Style Tips:
A list of tips based on the 6th edition of the APA Publication Manual

Citing Medicine:
Instructions on how to cite almost any type of document

International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE):
A "group of general medical journal editors and representatives of selected related organizations working together to improve the quality of medical science and its reporting."

Style Manuals:
A list of manuals found in the Health Sciences Library's print collection

Other Scientific Writing Resources You May Wish To Purchase

Alley M.  The Craft of Scientific Writing. 3rd ed. New York, NY: Spring Science Business Media, Inc; 1997.

Beason L and Lester M. The McGraw-Hill Handbook of English Grammar and Usage. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill; 2005.

Rude, C. Technical editing. 4th ed. New York, NY: Pearson Longman; 2006.


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