Authors in the BMJ, for instance, provide two paragraphs in addition to the main abstract
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Please indicate whether the content of the abstract
best fits the category of "research" or "clinical practice.
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Although the abstract
reviewer selection process has improved in recent years, nearly 40% of abstracts
continue to be rated by among the most inexperienced (and nontenured) researchers in the profession.
According to the International Council of Medical Journal Editors, ICMJE (2), the abstract
should provide the context and purpose of the study, the basic procedures, the most important results, and its main conclusions; furthermore, it should highlight the novel and important aspects arising from the work.
The idea of submitting an abstract
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