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Quality of abstracts of original research articles in CMAJ in 1989.

@article{Narine1991QualityOA,
  title={Quality of abstracts of original research articles in CMAJ in 1989.},
  author={L. Narine and D. Yee and T. Einarson and A. L. Ilersich},
  journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne},
  year={1991},
  volume={144 4},
  pages={
          449-53
        }
}
  • L. Narine, D. Yee, +1 author A. L. Ilersich
  • Published 1991
  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne
  • PURPOSE To evaluate the quality of abstracts of original research articles. DESIGN Blind, criterion-based survey. SAMPLE Systematic sample of 33 abstracts of original research articles published in CMAJ in 1989. MEASUREMENT The quality of abstracts was measured against a checklist of evaluation criteria, which were divided into eight categories. A score for each abstract was obtained by dividing the number of criteria present by the number applicable. The overall mean score was also… CONTINUE READING
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