Case Reports

What are case reports and why are they important?

Key Points

  • Case reports are a type of scientific report that allows researchers to describe scientific observations that are missed or undetectable in clinical trials.
  • Case reports can include commentaries and anecdotes about unusual clinical conditions, or circumstances that aren’t measured in a formal clinical trial.

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Relevant Publications

  • Alsaywid, B. S., & Abdulhaq, N. M. (2019). Guideline on writing a case reportUrology Annals11(2),126–131.
    • The article provides guidance to novice authors to improve the quality of their case reporting.