12. Results IV: Preparing the Written Text of the Results Section

  1. Richard J. Gladon1,
  2. William R. Graves2 and
  3. J. Michael Kelly3

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118041673.ch12

Getting Published in the Life Sciences

Getting Published in the Life Sciences

How to Cite

Gladon, R. J., Graves, W. R. and Kelly, J. M. (2011) Results IV: Preparing the Written Text of the Results Section, in Getting Published in the Life Sciences, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118041673.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    Iowa State University

  2. 2

    Iowa State University

  3. 3

    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 AUG 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118017166

Online ISBN: 9781118041673

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Keywords:

  • results section;
  • written text;
  • significant;
  • biases;
  • prior to treatments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Need for the Written Text

  • Characteristics of the Results Section Text

  • Checklist of what Should Not be Present in the Results Text

  • Editing Examples of Poorly Written Results Text