Writing a case report

Peh, W.C.G. and Ng, K.H. (2010) Writing a case report. Singapore Medical Journal, 51 (1). 10-3; quiz 14. ISSN 0037-5675, DOI 20200769.

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A case report is a description of a single case with unique features. This includes a previously-unreported clinical condition, previously-unreported observation of a recognised disease, unique use of imaging or diagnostic test to reveal a disease, previously-unreported treatment in a recognised disease, or previously-unreported complication of a procedure. Case reports should be short and focused, with a limited number of figures and references. The structure of a case report usually comprises a short unstructured (or no) abstract, brief (or no) introduction, succinct but comprehensive report of the case, and to-the-point discussion.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Department of Biomedical Imaging, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. wilfred.peh@gmail.com
Uncontrolled Keywords: Editorial Policies; Humans
Subjects: R Medicine
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: Mr. Faizal Hamzah
Date Deposited: 06 May 2011 06:48
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2019 01:33
URI: http://eprints.um.edu.my/id/eprint/1210

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