How much should “impact” be a factor when a medical writer is selecting a journal?

Choosing the right journal for the publication of a manuscript is a decision that every medical writer has to face. As it can have a substantial effect on whether and when the paper is accepted, and consequently the ultimate success of a medical writing project, it is a decision that plays an important, potentially crucial, part of the overall process. Read more

How online databases help medical writers find a needle in a haystack

In any field of medicine, and for any topic you care to choose, there are a bewildering number of papers published every year in an ever-increasing number of journals. This means that, for medical writers starting medical writing assignments, the task of finding relevant studies and papers can seem overwhelming, not to mention potentially time-consuming and frustrating. Read more