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New England Journal of Medicine Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of May 23, 2007

Description:

“The New England Journal of Medicine is the most widely read, cited, and influential general medical journal in the world, and the oldest continuously published medical periodical. It is close to completing its second century of service to the medical community. Throughout its existence, the Journal has published the very best research at the interface of biomedical science and clinical practice, presented in an understandable and clinically useful format… The Journal is cited more often in scientific literature than any other medical journal, and in 1978, became the only American medical journal ever to receive the Polk Award for journalistic merit.”

New England Journal of Medicine website (accessed May 23, 2007)

Mission:

“To bring physicians the best research at the intersection of biomedical science and clinical practice, and to present the information in an understandable and clinically useful format.”

New England Journal of Medicine website (accessed May 23, 2007)

Other:
None found