Posted on 09 Jan 2018

News of interest to medical writers: ICMJE Recommendations updated

The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors has updated the Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals. The updated Recommendations may be found and downloaded at

To assist in identifying where changes have been made, an annotated copy of the Recommendations is available at the ICMJE website under the "News & Editorials" tab. Also, please read a statement regarding the threat of "Fake," "Predatory," and "Pseudo" Journals.