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BMJ Author Hub – A comprehensive resource platform, to assist reseachers in designing studies, identifying journals to submit to, publishing their work, and promoting their paper. The platform features interactive elements, videos and ‘how to’ guides.

Cochrane reviews (systematic reviews of drug effects, medical interventions, etc.)

CONSORT statement (consolidated standards of reporting trials)

Doctor Fungus (mycology info)

EASE Guidelines for Authors and Translators of Scientific Articles

Elsevier for authors (information for authors about publishing in an Elsevier book or journal.

EQUATOR – Goodreports (An online tool that helps authors determine their study paradigm and provides the appropriate guidelines required to plan and report on medical research.)

Four steps for effective science communication (SciDev.Net)

Good Publication Practice for Communicating Company-Sponsored Medical Research (article published in the Annals of Internal Medicine)

HUGO (human genetic nomenclature)

Martindale: the complete drug reference

Medical Dictionary (check spelling is British)

Pharma-lexicon (medical abbreviations)

PubMed (millions of citations for biomedical literature)

Medical Acronym Finder

The Economist Style Guide (has useful tips on correct use of words and punctuation)

Who Named It (index of eponyms)

Wiley Exchanges (their ideas, research and discussion blog)

Proof-Reading Service (A Handbook for Editors of Academic and Scientific Articles)

Bid 4 Papers (spelling, grammar and punctuation rules)

Logic of English (spelling rules)

Grammarly (handbook)