chapter  11
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Publications and presentations

ByDaniel JB Marks and Philip J Smith

A fundamental aspect of academia is the communication of research fi ndings to other scientists and clinicians. Writing for publication is both exciting and daunting. Papers change practice, and a particularly salient article can be downloaded and read by several thousand researchers. Th at said, the road to publication can at times be long and frustrating, with numerous obstacles along the way. Your manuscript may require several revisions before it is fi nally accepted.