From the acclaimed author of the standard reference for reporting statistics in medicine, this new book presents a practical and comprehensible set of guidelines on publishing and presenting in the medical sciences! This unique resource teaches readers the core skills and strategies needed to avoid the pitfalls of rejection and create polished, professional scientific communications. This title delivers clear and concise guidance on preparing effective: scientific articles; research proposals; meeting abstracts; scientific posters; slide presentations; and, tables and graphs. Written by Tom Lang, a senior medical writer and biostatistician, this new guide presents information clearly and uses realistic examples that allow readers to easily translate this information into their own work. This title is designed for health professionals at all levels of experience who are looking to successfully publish and present in the medical sciences.