B – Publishing non-research papers as a trainee

George S, Moreira K.Publishing non-research papers as a trainee: a recipe for beginners.Singapore Med J. 2009;50(8):756-8.


This paper provides some practical tips to trainee doctors, who are novice researchers and who have few or no published papers, on how to publish (not how to write) non-research papers. The Authors are aware that their tips may not be relevant to all trainees aspiring to publish, but hope that some of these will be useful to most trainees.Nobody (or very few) takes off on his publishing career
with a publication in the BMJ, it is advisable to start with lower IF journals,
master the art and science of writing and publishing, and then set your goals higher.