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Pharmacy

Medical Writing Activity & Citing Sources

Instructions for the in-class activity: click the challenge you are assigned to, read the document, and answer the following questions. You are encouraged to discuss the challenge within your group. 

  1. What type of publication is this? (Ex. a scholarly article, a news post, a report, etc.) 
  2. Who is the intended audience for this publication? (Ex. general public, researchers, healthcare professionals, patients, etc.)
  3. Where was the document published or delivered?
  4. Is it a peer-reviewed publication? Where did you go to find the peer-reviewed information? 
  5. How would you cite the publication in AMA format?