Asploro Journal of Biomedical and Clinical Case Reports
Article Type: Editorial
Asp Biomed Clin Case Rep. 2018 Aug 17;1(1):7-9
1Professor of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Egypt
Corresponding Author: Abdel-Hady El-Gilany MD ORCID ID
Address: Professor of Public Health & Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University Egypt.
Received date: 06 August 2018; Accepted date: 16 August 2018; Published date: 17 August 2018
Citation: El-Gilany AH. What is case report?. Asp Biomed Clin Case Rep. 2018 Aug 17;1(1):7-9.
Copyright © 2018 El-Gilany AH. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Keywords: Case Report, Definition, Types, Importance, Limitation, Ethical Consideration
This is the first part of a series on case reports. It is a mini review that highlights the definition, types, importance, design, limitations and ethical considerations of case report. This will help junior researchers to comprehend what is the case report as a type of research.