How to surf today's information tsunami: on the craft of effective reading.

  title={How to surf today's information tsunami: on the craft of effective reading.},
  author={Thomas C. Erren and Paul Cullen and Michael Erren},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
  volume={73 3},
In this editorial, we provide concise suggestions to help individuals decide what scientific papers to read and how to read them. We do so because--like others--we are frequently asked by people with interest in science as to how to effectively surf today's information tsunami. This is particularly important in, but not confined to, universities and other research institutions where reading scientific papers is a fundamental task that forms the basis for all other academic activities such as… CONTINUE READING
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