Chinese Doctors Connecting to the English Publishing World: Literature Access, Editorial Services, and Training in Publication Skills
2. The Pressure of SCI Publication in Chinese Hospitals
3. The Availability of Resources for Chinese Doctors’ International Publication
3.1. Accessing the English-Medium Medical Literature
3.2. Using Language Editorial Services
3.3. Training of Academic Writing/Publication Skills
4. A Case Study at a Major Hospital in East China
4.2. Accessing the Full Texts of English Journal Articles
4.3. Perception of the Need for Language Editorial Services and for Training in Academic Writing/Publication Skills
Au [Author]: Is t test or 1-way ANOVA appropriate for non-continuous parameter such as Risser grade?Au [Author]: For patients who were included: Why was no previous treatment offered to these patients—Delay in diagnosis? Limited resources? Other?
The editing people may not understand your paper. Then they can only polish your grammar; if even your grammar needs polishing, then [it says something about the quality of your work and] maybe your paper is not publishable even after polishing.(D2)
Some fixed vocabulary and expressions—the general English people can’t handle. For instance, “enroll” and “recruit”: in prospective research “recruit” is usually used; but in retrospective research “enroll” is used. And the holistic logical thinking—this can’t be expected of a general English person. In the Discussion you have to make a good case for yourself; how to convince others, how to arrange your points—I think the general English people can’t help.(D2)
5. Discussion and Recommendations
5.1. Enhancing Chinese Doctors’ Access to the English-Medium Literature: Prospects and Challenges
5.2. Language Editorial Services and Academic Writing/Publication Skills Seminars: Bringing the Support to Chinese Doctors
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