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One of the students was asking about the guidelines for medical entries that primary sources not be used in the references. As a scientist, this runs counter to what I teach the students when they are writing papers. Can you clarify this for me?

To be clear, in the “Editing Wikipedia articles on Medicine" pamphlet, it says “Don’t use these sources: Nearly all papers published in medical journals”. Please explain...

One of the students was asking about the guidelines for medical entries that primary sources not be used in the references. As a scientist, this runs counter to what I teach the students when they are writing papers. Can you clarify this for me?

To be clear, in the “Editing Wikipedia articles on Medicine" pamphlet, it says “Don’t use these sources: Nearly all papers published in medical journals”. Please explain...

One of the students was asking about the guidelines for medical entries that primary sources not be used in the references. As a scientist, this runs counter to what I teach the students when they are writing papers. Can you clarify this for me?

To be clear, in In the “Editing Wikipedia articles on Medicine" pamphlet, it says “Don’t use these sources: Nearly all papers published in medical journals”. Please explain...