An ergonomic format for short reporting in scientific journals using nested tables and the Deming's cycle

  title={An ergonomic format for short reporting in scientific journals using nested tables and the Deming's cycle},
  author={P. Hortol{\`a}},
  journal={Journal of Information Science},
  pages={207 - 212}
  • P. Hortolà
  • Published 2008
  • Computer Science
  • Journal of Information Science
The typical structure of a scientific report involves highly standardized sections. The key concept of a scientific report is the reproducibility of results. Because not only clarity but also conciseness is a tool for the advancement of science, a new format using nested tables is proposed with the aim of improving the design of short reports in scientific journals, namely short communications, short technical reports, case reports, etc. This format is based on the ergonomic philosophy of… Expand
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