How to Prepare a Scientific Doctoral Dissertation Based on by Björn Gustavii

By Björn Gustavii

The article-based thesis is turning into more and more universal, specially within the 'hard' sciences resembling biology, medication and expertise, and is starting to exchange the normal monograph. layout guidance differ between universities. this can be the 1st booklet to summarise the most beneficial properties, displaying the PhD pupil find out how to arrange a thesis in this kind of layout. The feedback are hugely sensible; either its solid and undesirable examples from released theses aid the author's clever recommendation on all facets of such theses. bad figures will not be purely scrutinised intimately but in addition redrawn for comparability. counsel additionally covers the problems of reprint permissions and copyright. This informative and available booklet, from the writer of ways to write down and Illustrate a systematic Paper, has been built in the course of the author's vast educating adventure in medical writing and in addition his event as a magazine editor. it truly is hence an quintessential advisor to article-based thesis luck.

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26 How to Prepare a Scientific Doctoral Dissertation Based on Research Articles A double-blind, placebo-controlled cross-over study of 24 dermatitis patients with contact allergy to gold To further investigate the correlation between B-Au and the result of patch testing to gold Paper V Does gold concentration in blood influence the result of patch testing to gold? Au, gold; Ni, nickle; B-Au, gold concentration in blood;; MEC, minimal elicting concentration 200 blood samples from patients with either Au or Ni stents in their coronary vessels To investigate the gold and nickel release from stainless steel stents with and without gold plating Paper IV A correlation found between gold concentration in blood and patch test reactions in patients with coronary stents A retrospective study of 484 coronary stented patients A retrospective, crosssectional study of 484 coronary stented patients using 437 dermatitis patients as controls A retrospective, crosssectional study of 484 coronary stented patients using 437 dermatitis patients as controls Method Illustration Thesis at a Glance To investigate possible relationships between stent material, contact allergy and restenosis To investigate contact allergies, apart from metals, in a stented population To explore whether there is over-representation of contact allergy to metals used in stents Objective Paper III A correlation found between contact allergy to stent material and restenosis of the coronary arteries Paper II Unexpected sensitization routes and general frequency of contact allergies in an elderly stented Swedish population Paper I High frequency of contact allergy to gold in patients with endovascular coronary stents Paper Main findings / conclusion B-Au was higher after gold provocation whereas no treatment effect was discerned.

A tip Why not place the credit line immediately under the reference to which it belongs? If you do, it will become much easier to get it right (Rikard Nelander, 2009): 1. Rikard Nelander, [names of coauthors] [title of the paper] Journal of Applied Physics 102 113104 (2007) #2007 American Institute of Physics. Reprinted with permission. Additional merits If you have written a letter to the editor or a short report, which was based on your thesis research, you are strongly encouraged to include this letter or report in your List of publications.

Erratum in: J Hand Surg 29B: 642, 2004. ] Tackling the problem in this manner would improve the credibility of her study. List of publications 39 10 Contributors If papers included in your thesis have several authors, you must indicate which portions of the papers are your own work and which are the work of your co-workers. Some universities require that all authors sign a statement of their contribution. In other universities, especially in Scandinavia, the candidates themselves write a contribution list stating what each person did, as described in the following.

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