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Wikipedia improvements

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If you are interested in improving text in http://en.Wikipedia.org - personal details are not requested, not even an email address.

[*]1) You should be able to make most minor modifications immediately, without discussion.

[*]2) To make major modifications to specific web-pages on medical topics (Wikipedia webpages are sometimes called 'articles'). You can discuss at the article's discussion page, which displays if you click the top tab (button) labelled 'discussion'. Discussions include:

[TAB]* removing chunks of text or content;

[TAB]* adding or removing controversial text or content;

[TAB]* disputes

[TAB]* See also:

[TAB]* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WP:DISCUSSION#New_topics_and_headings_on_talk_pages

[TAB]* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WP:Talk_page

[*]3) Here is the format for medical-related web-pages: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WP:MEDMOS (often not adhered to)

[TAB]* To modify this format, communicate at the 'discussion' page, which displays if you click the top tab (button) labelled 'discussion'.

[*]4) To discuss Wikipedia 'Health' project decisions, click on a 'project' topic, then click on the related discussion page:

[TAB]* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Council/Directory/Science#Health

[*]5) To avoid accidentally being banned, or having your text removed from Wikipedia, see:

[TAB]* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WP:CANVASS

[TAB]* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WP:Sockpuppets#Meatpuppets

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and then can we put it down in our CVs/portfolios under publications 8-)?

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