To tweet or not tweet unpublished data

is a question that came up after a recent seminar where unpublished research was being presented.  It's the sort of thing that makes researchers turn pale and sweat - unpublished data has to stay unpublished for research papers to be accepted by journals like Pain, yet with smart phones like the iPhone it's very easy to share pictures of slides … [Read more...]

Missing in Action? How are Pain Journals using Social Media?

To tweet or not to tweet, that is the question. Nature journal recently put out "Peer review: Trial by Twitter: Blogs and tweets are ripping papers apart within days of publication, leaving researchers unsure how to react". The fact remains, however, that the application of evidence based medicine to clinical practice means we need to keep up to … [Read more...]