Every document improves with editing. Much is at stake when submitting a piece of writing for publication. Mistakes, inconsistencies, and typos could cause a journal to reject a paper, or erode trust in the underlying data.
Having a checklist handy will help you avoid unnecessary errors. It also helps to sharpen the writing and strengthen the message. Our Medical Editing Checklist provides some general guidelines for macroediting and microediting, followed by a thorough checklist that covers the essentials. The checklist will help you