Novelty and Significance: 1) What Is New, 2) What Is Relevant?
When an author is preparing to submit a manuscript, he/she needs to ensure that there is a section following the references entitled "Novelty and Significance: 1) What Is New, 2) What Is Relevant?" written in a style that is understood by a general audience. This section, which should be about 100 words, comprises 3 subsections under the following headings:
- What Is New?- with a few bullet points highlighting the novelty;
- What Is Relevant?" - with a few bullet points indicating how the study relates to hypertension; and
- Summary - of the conclusions of the study.