A brief on writing a successful abstract

StephenF Gambescia
2013 Education for Health  
Th e abstract for an article submitted to a clinical or academic journal oft en gets little attention in the manuscript preparation process. Th e abstract serves multiple purposes in scholarly work dissemination, including the one piece of information reviewers have to invite presenters to professional conferences. Th erefore, the abstract can be the most important and should be the most powerful 150-250 words written by authors of scholarly work. Th is brief for healthcare practitioners,
more » ... ractitioners, junior faculty, and students provides general comments, details, nuances and tips and explains the various uses of the abstract for publications and presentations in the healthcare fi eld.
doi:10.4103/1357-6283.120706 pmid:24200735 fatcat:iplnfuhegfgrplqcndv7m5opcy