The future of scientific publications after COVID-19

According to PubMed, one of the main platforms for the search of scientific publications in the field of health sciences, between February 1 and November 30, 2020, more than 80,000 works related to COVID-19 were published, in its vast majority, in scientific journals. Possibly never before has a specific public health problem caused scientific attention…

2021

ULAS Study (Linguistic Uses in Health Care)

65% of medical and nursing staff use Catalan regularly with patients. Regardless of the initial language, 73% adapt to the patient’s language. This is revealed by the preliminary results of the ULAS study (Linguistic Uses in Health Care) carried out by the Catalan Society of the Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Medicine (SocDEMCAT) and the Dr. Antoni…

2021

Scientific Journalism of Excellence Observatory 2021

The PerCientEx Observatory (Scientific Journalism of Excellence) is in its fourth edition and is looking for volunteers among the public to collaborate in the analysis of examples of scientific journalism of excellence.  The PerCientEx project, which is funded by the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology ( FECYT ), the Ministry of Science and Innovation, “la Caixa” Welfare…

2021