Manuscript Editing Services

 Editage Insights: editing services and publications support.

Wiley Editing Services: provide you with expert help to ensure your manuscript is ready for submission.

Editing services for research authors - Taylor & Francis Editing Services: Do you need help preparing your manuscript for submission to a journal? Taylor & Francis offers a full range of pre-submission manuscript preparation services to help you maximize the impact of your research and improve the quality of your manuscript.

 Elsevier's WebShop: The one stop resource for scientists to support and advance research at all stages of the publication process

 Overleaf is an online LaTeX and Rich Text collaborative writing and publishing tool that makes the whole process of writing, editing and publishing scientific documents much quicker and easier.

 Emerald Author Services: peerwith is an online marketplace for author services, matching academics seeking support for their work with experts who can help out with language, visuals, consulting, or anything else that scholars need.

 Medicalwriters.com: capture, create and communicate medical information with medical writing, illustrations and other services.

 Bioedit: Writing Services, English Editing Services, Illustration Services.

 Enago specializes in providing scientific and academic editing services to researchers and helps them to get published in high-impact factor journals globally. 

AJE: American Journal Experts

Google Scholar Citations provides a simple way for authors to keep track of citations to their articles. You can check who is citing your publications, graph citations over time, and compute several citation metrics.

Statistical & Analysis Calculators


Jane: Journal/Author Name Estimator

Have you recently written a paper, but you're not sure to which journal you should submit it? Or maybe you want to find relevant articles to cite in your paper? Or are you an editor, and do you need to find reviewers for a particular paper? Jane can help! 

Just enter the title and/or abstract of the paper in the box, and click on 'Find journals', 'Find authors' or 'Find Articles'. Jane will then compare your document to millions of documents in PubMed to find the best matching journals, authors or articles
  ORCID: Open Researcher and Contributor ID
ORCID provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher and, through integration in key research workflows such as manuscript and grant submission, supports automated linkages between you and your professional activities ensuring that your work is recognized. 

Reference Managers


Please note RefWorks is working with Internet Explorer (I.E.) Version 10 or above.



Free reference manager that can help you organize your research and collaborate with others online.



Patrias K. Citing medicine: the NLM style guide for authors, editors, and publishers [Internet]. 2nd ed. Wendling DL, technical editor. Bethesda (MD): National Library of Medicine (US); 2007 -    [updated 2015 Oct 2; cited Year Month Day]. Available from: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/citingmedicine

 EQUATOR (Enhancing the Quality and Transparency Of health Research) Network is an international initiative that seeks to improve the reliability and value of published health research literature by promoting transparent and accurate reporting and wider use of robust reporting guidelines

 Research Instruments are measurement tools (for example, questionnaires or scales) designed to obtain data on a topic of interest from research subjects

CINAHL  is best known as a tool to identify articles in the nursing and allied health literature, but it can also be used to find information on instruments used in nursing and allied health research. Beginning in 1994, CINAHL began indexing research instruments.

From the National Information Center on Health Services Research and Health Care Technology. HSRR contains information about research datasets and instruments/indices employed in health services research, behavioral and social sciences, and public health. Includes links to PubMed searches and publishers’ web sites.


Health Literacy Tool Shed

Find the right health literacy measurement tool for your research.


Database of Instruments for Resource Use Measurement

DIRUM is an open-access database of resource-use questionnaires for use by health economists involved in trial-based economic evaluations.


HealthMeasures consists of four precise, flexible, and comprehensive measurement systems that assess physical, mental, and social health, symptoms, well-being and life satisfaction; along with sensory, motor, and cognitive function.


CINAHL Search for Instrument Descriptions

Predatory Journals:

Predatory Journals is an Open Access publishing based on the view that academics are tricked into publishing with them, though some authors may be aware that the journal is poor quality or even fraudulent.

Beall's List of Predatory Journals and Publishers

Beall's list  

UAE Health Statistics:
>Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP): Statistics Dashboard: Clinical Manpower; Age Expectancy; Beds Summary; National Cancer Registry
>Dubai Health Authority: Open Data: Dubai Annual Health Statistical Report 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
>Department of Health -Abu Dhabi. Statistics & Capacity MasterPlan: Abu Dhabi Health Statistics 2016 2015 2014 2013
>Dubai Statistics Center - Government of Dubai: Health & Safety 
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