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Proposed deletion of Thalia C. Eley[edit]

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The article Thalia C. Eley has been proposed for deletion because it appears to have no references. Under Wikipedia policy, this newly created biography of a living person will be deleted unless it has at least one reference to a reliable source that directly supports material in the article.

Thanks. This has now been rectified! ECPalmer (talk) 14:44, 12 November 2013 (UTC)

November 2013[edit]

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exclamation mark- That said, the page seems quite neutral, just letting you know about the policy. I removed a few Drs and Professors because on WP we don't use them all the time. Also changed 'Thalia' to 'Eley', per WP: Manual of Style. 220 of Borg 20:34, 12 November 2013 (UTC)

Hi, thanks for your message and the edits.
A volunteer from Wikimedia UK who helped coordinate the event at which this page was created said it was fine for me to edit these as I am not related to their research teams.
ECPalmer (talk) 21:25, 12 November 2013 (UTC)
That would be Johnbod (talk · contribs)? Once I became aware that this was part of an organised edit-a-thon event, I had no more concerns. Nb. When replying to messages on the practise is to indent each reply by putting : before it, and adding one more for each subsequent post. I added a few to your reply to demonstrate. See WP:Indent. Regards, 220 of Borg 11:58, 13 November 2013 (UTC)
Thanks for letting me know!
ECPalmer (talk) 12:08, 13 November 2013 (UTC)


Remember that when adding medical content please only use high-quality reliable sources as references. We typically use review articles, major textbooks and position statements of national or international organizations. WP:MEDHOW walks you through editing step by step. A list of resources to help edit health content can be found here. The edit box has a build in citation tool to easily format references based on the PMID or ISBN. We also provide style advice about the structure and content of medicine-related encyclopedia articles. The welcome page is another good place to learn about editing the encyclopedia. If you have any questions, please feel free to drop me a note. Doc James (talk · contribs · email) 03:54, 23 October 2015 (UTC)

Thanks for this note. As this is an emerging field there aren't that many links to use, if you're referring to the antibody theory of schizophrenia that I posted about. Will keep it updated if other studies and reviews come out.
ECPalmer (talk) 11:36, 26 October 2015 (UTC)