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Emergency Medicine Research


Research Primer book coverEmergency Care Research: A Primer-click to download free electronic version
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For novice investigators, the primer offers an introduction to emergency care research with a hands-on guide to initiating, completing, and disseminating research. The chapters in this manual address what emergency care research is, how to identify a research topic, find a mentor, address key issues in emergency care research, training in research, basics of grant writing, presentation of  research results, getting published, top 10 commandments of emergency care research, and how to start a research career.   




Scientific Writing: Taking an Abstract to Manuscript- resources to assist investigators in bridging the gap between abstract to successful manuscript publication.

Statsoft-a comprehensive statistics online textbook

A basic primer on medical study design and research:
Part I: Understanding Clinical Studies
Part II: Interpreting Medical Research

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EMF Grant resources:

Number Needed to Treat-a powerful tool to communicate benefit and harm that both patients and doctors can understand.

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