Scientific acronyms

October 17, 2021

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=25516539
BMJ. 2014 Dec 16;349:g7092. doi: 10.1136/bmj.g7092.

SearCh for humourIstic and Extravagant acroNyms and Thoroughly Inappropriate names For Important Clinical trials (SCIENTIFIC): qualitative and quantitative systematic study.

Pottegård A1, Haastrup MB2, Stage TB3, Hansen MR3, Larsen KS3, Meegaard PM4, Meegaard LH5, Horneberg H3, Gils C2, Dideriksen D2, Aagaard L3, Almarsdottir AB6, Hallas J6, Damkier P6.