DIA 48th Annual Meeting
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Publish or Perish: Retracted Scientific Literature
Track : Track 06: Medical Writing and Medical Communications
Program Code: 222
Date: Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM  EST
Henry Singer, CONNEXION Healthcare
Henry Singer, CONNEXION Healthcare
 Ivan Oransky, Reuters Health, United States
 Diane Scott-Lichter, American Association For Cancer Research, United States
This forum will consider the increasing number of retractions by scientific and medical journals, and the potential impact of retracted data that remain in play. Putative causes, mitigation, and prevention will be discussed.

Learning Objectives:
Identify the impact of online publication on the persistence of articles
Discuss the processes involved in the peer review and control of manuscripts submitted for publication
Recognize how to address retracted publications.