Summary: The use of statistical methods in the analysis of a body of literature to reveal the historical development of subject fields and patterns of authorship, publication, and use. Formerly called statistical bibliography. (from The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
Publications340 found, 100 shown here
- Trial publication after registration in ClinicalTrials.Gov: a cross-sectional analysisJoseph S Ross
Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America
PLoS Med 6:e1000144. 2009..Our objectives were to examine completeness of registration within ClinicalTrials.gov and to determine the extent and correlates of selective publication...
- A bibliometric analysis of global trends of research productivity in tropical medicineMatthew E Falagas
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
Acta Trop 99:155-9. 2006....
- Trends in health policy and systems research over the past decade: still too little capacity in low-income countriesTaghreed Adam
Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
PLoS ONE 6:e27263. 2011..The objective of this paper is to assess the extent to which progress has been achieved, an important feedback for stakeholders in this field...
- The scientific impact of nationsDavid A King
Office of Science and Technology, 1 Victoria Street, London SW1H 0ET, UK
Nature 430:311-6. 2004
- Comparisons of citations in Web of Science, Scopus, and Google Scholar for articles published in general medical journalsAbhaya V Kulkarni
Hospital for Sick Children, Room 1503, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X8
JAMA 302:1092-6. 2009..Until recently, Web of Science was the only database available to track citation counts for published articles. Other databases are now available, but their relative performance has not been established...
- Has the quality of abstracts for randomised controlled trials improved since the release of Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trial guideline for abstract reporting? A survey of four high-profile anaesthesia journalsOzlem S Can
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
Eur J Anaesthesiol 28:485-92. 2011..The current study assessed whether there has been an improvement in the quality of RCT abstracts published in main anaesthesia journals since this new guideline was introduced...
- How the scientific community reacts to newly submitted preprints: article downloads, Twitter mentions, and citationsXin Shuai
School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, United States of America
PLoS ONE 7:e47523. 2012..We also find that the volume of Twitter mentions is statistically correlated with arXiv downloads and early citations just months after the publication of a preprint, with a possible bias that favors highly mentioned articles...
- Impact of the impact factor in biomedical research: its use and misuseV Kumar
Department of Microbiology, Panjab University, Sector 14, Chandigarh 160014, India
Singapore Med J 50:752-5. 2009..The present article is aimed to highlight the impact of the impact factor in the biomedical research, as well as its use and misuse...
- Geographical distribution of publications in the field of medical educationOktay Tutarel
Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
BMC Med Educ 2:3. 2002..We investigated the geographical distribution of contributions to the two leading journals in the field of medical education, Academic Medicine and Medical Education...
- National representation in the anaesthesia literature: a bibliometric analysis of highly cited anaesthesia journalsM D Bould
Department of Anesthesiology, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada
Anaesthesia 65:799-804. 2010..3%. There were more articles published by middle-income countries during the study period than a decade earlier, notably from Turkey, China and India. We discuss barriers to publications from low-income countries...
- A principal component analysis of 39 scientific impact measuresJohan Bollen
Digital Library Research and Prototyping Team, Research Library, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, USA
PLoS ONE 4:e6022. 2009..Here we investigate how these new measures relate to each other, and how accurately and completely they express scientific impact...
- The reporting of theoretical health risks by the media: Canadian newspaper reporting of potential blood transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob diseaseKumanan Wilson
Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
BMC Public Health 4:1. 2004..In this article we describe how the Canadian print media reported the theoretical risk of blood transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD)...
- The e-index, complementing the h-index for excess citationsChun Ting Zhang
Department of Physics, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
PLoS ONE 4:e5429. 2009....
- The misused impact factorKai Simons
Science 322:165. 2008
- Comparison of SCImago journal rank indicator with journal impact factorMatthew E Falagas
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Athens, Greece
FASEB J 22:2623-8. 2008....
- Interfield dysbalances in research input and output benchmarking: visualisation by density equalizing proceduresBeatrix Groneberg-Kloft
Otto Heubner Centre, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin and Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
Int J Health Geogr 7:48. 2008..Germany was used as a high income model country. For the areas of cardiovascular and respiratory medicine density equalizing mapping procedures visualized major geographical differences in both input and output markers...
- Journal prestige, publication bias, and other characteristics associated with citation of published studies in peer-reviewed journalsMichael Callaham
Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0208, USA
JAMA 287:2847-50. 2002..Citation by other authors is important in the dissemination of published science, but factors predicting it are little studied...
- The level of non-citation of articles within a journal as a measure of quality: a comparison to the impact factorAndy R Weale
Molecular and Cellular Biology, Division of Veterinary Pathology Infection and Immunity, University of Bristol, Langford House, Langford BS40 5DU, UK
BMC Med Res Methodol 4:14. 2004..This ranking method is compared with the impact factor, as calculated by ISI(R)...
- A bibliometric analysis by geographic area of published research in several biomedical fields, 1995-2003Matthew E Falagas
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Athens, Greece
CMAJ 175:1389-90. 2006..However, after adjustments for GDP, Canada ranked first, with the United States and Oceania following closely behind. All of the developing regions had only small research contributions in all of the biomedical fields examined...
- Measures for measuresSune Lehmann
Department of Informatics and Mathematical Modeling, Technical University of Denmark, DK 2800, Lyngby, Denmark
Nature 444:1003-4. 2006
- A decline in the U.S. share of research articlesMahbubur Rahman
N Engl J Med 347:1211-2. 2002
- Bibliometric analysis of the Spanish MR radiological production (2001-2007)Alberto Miguel-Dasit
Magnetic Resonance Section, La Plana de Vila Real Hospital, Castellon, Spain
Eur J Radiol 67:384-91. 2008....
- Can literature analysis identify innovation drivers in drug discovery?Pankaj Agarwal
Computational Biology Department, GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals, 709 Swedeland Road, PO Box 1539, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania 19406, USA
Nat Rev Drug Discov 8:865-78. 2009..To systematically identify such areas of high scientific activity, we use bibliometrics and related data-mining methods to analyse over half a terabyte of data, including PubMed abstracts, ..
- Comparison of registered and published primary outcomes in randomized controlled trialsSylvain Mathieu
INSERM, U738, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Département d Epidémiologie Biostatistique et Recherche Clinique, Paris, France
JAMA 302:977-84. 2009..As of 2005, the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors required investigators to register their trials prior to participant enrollment as a precondition for publishing the trial's findings in member journals...
- Geography of Africa biomedical publications: an analysis of 1996-2005 PubMed papersOlalekan A Uthman
Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Save the Youth Initiative, Nigeria
Int J Health Geogr 6:46. 2007..We sought to examine trends and contribution of different Africa subregions and individual countries as represented by the articles indexed by PubMed between 1996 and 2005...
- Are shorter article titles more attractive for citations? Cross-sectional study of 22 scientific journalsFarrokh Habibzadeh
Shiraz NIOC Medical Education and Research Center, Shiraz, Iran
Croat Med J 51:165-70. 2010..To investigate the correlation between the length of the title of a scientific article and the number of citations it receives, in view of the common editorial call for shorter titles...
- The Matthew effect in environmental science publication: a bibliometric analysis of chemical substances in journal articlesPhilippe Grandjean
Department of Environmental Medicine, and University Library, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
Environ Health 10:96. 2011..While environmental research addresses scientific questions of possible societal relevance, it is unclear to what degree research focuses on environmental chemicals in need of documentation for risk assessment purposes...
- What is the future of primary care research? Probably fairly bright, if we may believe the historical developmentIngvar Ovhed
Blekinge Unit for Research and Development, Karlskrona, Sweden
Scand J Prim Health Care 23:248-53. 2005..To study one aspect of the development of primary care research from 1975 to 2003...
- Industry support and correlation to study outcome for papers published in SpineRahul V Shah
Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1099-104; discussion 1105. 2005..Retrospective review of articles published in the journal Spine...
- Scientific collaboration results in higher citation rates of published articlesWilliam D Figg
Molecular Pharmacology Section, Cancer Therapeutics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Pharmacotherapy 26:759-67. 2006..The secondary objective was to analyze the relationship between the number of authors/article and the number of institutions/article for the period of study...
- Bibliographic analysis of scientific research on selected topics in public health nutrition in West Africa: Review of articles published from 1998 to 2008Grant J Aaron
Department of Nutrition, University of California Davis, USA
Glob Public Health 5:S42-57. 2010..New approaches are needed to encourage and support research capacity and output in West Africa...
- A bibliometric analysis of global research production in respiratory medicineArgyris Michalopoulos
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, 9 Neapoleos St, Marousi 151 23, Greece
Chest 128:3993-8. 2005..To evaluate the contribution of different world regions in respiratory research productivity...
- The increasing dominance of teams in production of knowledgeStefan Wuchty
Northwestern Institute on Complexity NICO, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Science 316:1036-9. 2007..These results are detailed for sciences and engineering, social sciences, arts and humanities, and patents, suggesting that the process of knowledge creation has fundamentally changed...
- Normalized impact factor (NIF): an adjusted method for calculating the citation rate of biomedical journalsP Owlia
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
J Biomed Inform 44:216-20. 2011..The findings prove that the use of the NIF enhances the equality in assessing the quality of research works produced by researchers who work in different disciplines...
- Bibliometric indicators: quality measurements of scientific publicationValérie Durieux
Research Unit in Information and Communication, Department of Information and Communication Sciences, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Radiology 255:342-51. 2010b>Bibliometrics is a set of mathematical and statistical methods used to analyze and measure the quantity and quality of books, articles, and other forms of publications...
- Impact factor: a valid measure of journal quality?Somnath Saha
Division of Medical Informatics and Outcomes Research, Portland VA Medical Center and Oregon Health and Science University, Portland VA Medical Center P3MED 3710 Southwest US Veterans Hospital Road Portland, Oregon 97207, USA
J Med Libr Assoc 91:42-6. 2003..The authors assessed the validity of impact factor as a measure of quality for general medical journals by testing its association with journal quality as rated by clinical practitioners and researchers...
- Critical appraisal of qualitative research in clinical journals challengedJoanna E M Sale
Arthritis Rheum 53:314-6. 2005
- The publication echo: effects of retrieving literature in PubMed by year of publicationCord Spreckelsen
Institut for Medical Informatics, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
Int J Med Inform 79:297-303. 2010..The Technical Note aims at systematically investing the effect (referred to as the publication echo), clarifying onset and extent of the publication echo, and comments on its impact...
- Commentary: the power of the unrelenting impact factor--is it a force for good or harm?Richard Smith
Int J Epidemiol 35:1129-30. 2006
- How can impact factors be improved?E Garfield
Institute for Scientific Information, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
BMJ 313:411-3. 1996..In the final analysis, impact simply reflects the ability of journals and editors to attract the best papers available...
- Research articles published in clinical radiology journals: trend of contribution from different countriesMahbubur Rahman
Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s Life Science Institute and Department of Radiology, St Luke s International Hospital, Akashi cho 9 1, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 8560, Japan
Acad Radiol 12:825-9. 2005..To determine different countries' trend of contribution to clinical radiology journals and its relationship with impact factor...
- The top-ten in journal impact factor manipulationMatthew E Falagas
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Athens, Greece
Arch Immunol Ther Exp (Warsz) 56:223-6. 2008..Editors and publishers should strive for quality through fair and thoughtful selection of papers forwarded for peer review and editorial comments that enhance the quality and scientific accuracy of a manuscript...
- Design and analysis of group-randomized trials: a review of recent practicesSherri P Varnell
NorthropGrumman Mission Systems, Atlanta, GA, USA
Am J Public Health 94:393-9. 2004..Hence increased vigilance is needed to ensure that appropriate methods for GRTs are employed and that results based on inappropriate methods are not published...
- Reliability of disclosure forms of authors' contributionsVesna Ilakovac
Department of Medical Statistics and Medical Informatics, School of Medicine, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University, Osijek, Croatia
CMAJ 176:41-6. 2007..We sought to analyze how autobiographical memory, defined as memory for events and issues related to oneself, affected the reliability of contribution forms for the judging of authorship of research articles...
- Systematic reviews: a cross-sectional study of location and citation countsVictor M Montori
Division of Diabetes and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
BMC Med 1:2. 2003..Our objective was to determine the extent to which systematic reviews are clustered in a large collection of clinical journals and whether review type (narrative or systematic) affects citation counts...
- Impact factor bias and proposed adjustments for its determinationA Fassoulaki
Department of Anesthesiology, Aretaieion Hospital, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 46:902-5. 2002..The aim of the study was to evaluate two of its important constraints, journal self-citation and scientific field, and to investigate the potential for improvement...
- New developments in the use of citation analysis in research evaluationHenk F Moed
Center for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
Arch Immunol Ther Exp (Warsz) 57:13-8. 2009This paper presents an overview of research assessment methodologies developed in the field of evaluative bibliometrics, a subfield of quantitative science and technology studies, aimed to construct indicators of research performance ..
- Talking about obesity: news framing of who is responsible for causing and fixing the problemSei Hill Kim
Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
J Health Commun 12:359-76. 2007..Findings also indicate that television news is more likely than newspapers to mention personal solutions, but less likely to attribute the responsibility to society...
- Relative citation impact of various study designs in the health sciencesNikolaos A Patsopoulos
Clinical and Molecular Epidemiology Unit, Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Ioannina School of Medicine, Ioannina, Greece
JAMA 293:2362-6. 2005..The relative merits of various study designs and their placement in hierarchies of evidence are often discussed. However, there is limited knowledge about the relative citation impact of articles using various study designs...
- Systematic reviews and original articles differ in relevance, novelty, and use in an evidence-based service for physicians: PLUS projectR James McKinlay
Health Information Research Unit, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
J Clin Epidemiol 61:449-54. 2008..To describe the ratings from physicians, and use by physicians, of high quality, clinically pertinent original articles and systematic reviews from over 110 clinical journals and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSRs)...
- Contradicted and initially stronger effects in highly cited clinical researchJohn P A Ioannidis
Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Ioannina School of Medicine, Ioannina, Greece
JAMA 294:218-28. 2005..Controversy and uncertainty ensue when the results of clinical research on the effectiveness of interventions are subsequently contradicted. Controversies are most prominent when high-impact research is involved...
- Bibliometric analyses of biomedical research outputs in Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates (1988-2007)Nisrine Bissar-Tadmouri
College of Medicine, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Saudi Med J 30:130-9. 2009..We assessed the role of bibliometric methods in representing quantitative and qualitative differences in biomedical research outputs in Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates (UAE)...
- Publication trends in the medical informatics literature: 20 years of "Medical Informatics" in MeSHJonathan P Deshazo
Department of Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7240, USA
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 9:7. 2009....
- International collaboration, funding and association with burden of disease in randomized controlled trials in AfricaGeorge H Swingler
Professor, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, Red Cross Children s Hospital, Klipfontein Road, Rondebosch, 7700 South Africa
Bull World Health Organ 83:511-7. 2005..We also assessed whether the source of funding influenced a study's relevance to Africa...
- The development of new analgesics over the past 50 years: a lack of real breakthrough drugsIgor Kissin
Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Anesthesia MRB, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Anesth Analg 110:780-9. 2010..The present assessment reveals the lack of real breakthroughs in analgesic drug development despite intense research efforts. Possible factors contributing to the apparent drought of novel analgesics are discussed...
- Mapping the history and current situation of research on John Cunningham virus - a bibliometric analysisHua Chuan Zheng
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Basic Medicine, China Medical University, Shenyang, PR China
BMC Infect Dis 9:28. 2009..However, no bibliometric investigation has been reported to guide the researchers and potential readers...
- Precision and recall of search strategies for identifying studies on return-to-work in MedlineJean Francois Gehanno
Institute of Occupational Health, Rouen University Hospital, 1 rue de Germont, 76000, Rouen, France
J Occup Rehabil 19:223-30. 2009..The purpose of this study was to report on the qualities of various search strategies and keywords to find return to work (RTW) studies in the Medline bibliographic database...
- The lack of public health research output from IndiaLalit Dandona
Centre for Public Health Research, Administrative Staff College of India, Raj Bhavan Road, Hyderabad 500 082, India
BMC Public Health 4:55. 2004..This information would help understand the areas in health research that need improvement in India to enhance the health of India's population...
- A MEDLINE categorization algorithmStefan J Darmoni
CISMeF, Rouen University Hospital, 76031 Rouen, France
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:7. 2006..The categorization refines the retrieval of indexed material. In the CISMeF terminology, metaterms can be considered as super-concepts. They were primarily conceived to improve recall in the CISMeF quality-controlled health gateway...
- A quantitative analysis of medical publications from Arab countriesSami F Shaban
Department of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Saudi Med J 24:294-6. 2003....
- Sense and nonsense about the impact factorT Opthof
Department of Clinical and Experimental Cardiology, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Cardiovasc Res 33:1-7. 1997..For the latter a scientific basis is lacking, as we will demonstrate in this contribution...
- The systematic review and bibliometric network analysis (SeBriNA) is a new method to contextualize evidence. Part 1: descriptionMichelle E Kho
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins University, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
J Clin Epidemiol 65:1010-5. 2012....
- A tale of two citationsMounir Errami
Division of Translational Research Department, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75390 9185, USA
Nature 451:397-9. 2008
- An increasing number of qualitative research papers in oncology and palliative care: does it mean a thorough development of the methodology of research?Claudia Borreani
Psychology Unit, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Via Venezian 1, 20133 Milan, Italy
Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:7. 2004..The purposes of this review were to describe the quality of the development of qualitative research in the medical field, focusing on oncology and palliative care, and to discuss the applicability of a descriptive checklist...
- Sources of evidence to support systematic reviews in librarianshipMargaret Sampson
Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
J Med Libr Assoc 96:66-9. 2008
- Predictors of citations in the urological literatureDaniel L Willis
Department of Urology, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, 32610 0247, USA
BJU Int 107:1876-80. 2011..4-1419.6). Citation rates are associated with study design and study topic in the urological literature. Authors may improve the impact of their work by designing clinical studies with greater methodological safeguards against bias...
- Representation of less-developed countries in Pharmacology journals: an online survey of corresponding authorsDileep K Rohra
Department of Pharmacology, Alfaisal University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
BMC Med Res Methodol 11:60. 2011..This online survey was conducted with the primary aim of determining the opinion of corresponding authors of published papers in international Pharmacology journals regarding the difficulties in publications and their possible solutions...
- Ethics of human genetic studies in sub-saharan Africa: the case of Cameroon through a bibliometric analysisAmbroise Wonkam
Faculty of Health Sciences, Division of Human Genetics, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Cape Town 7925, South Africa
Dev World Bioeth 11:120-7. 2011....
- Literature searching for randomized controlled trials used in Cochrane reviews: rapid versus exhaustive searchesPamela Royle
Wessex Institute for Health Research and Development
Int J Technol Assess Health Care 19:591-603. 2003..To analyze sources searched in Cochrane reviews, to determine the proportion of trials included in reviews that are indexed in major databases, and to compare the quality of these trials with those from other sources...
- A bibliometric analysis of malaria research in India during 1998-2009B M Gupta
National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies, New Delhi, India
J Vector Borne Dis 48:163-70. 2011..This study analyses the research output of India in malaria research in national and global context, as reflected in its publications output during 1998-2009...
- An analysis of scholarly productivity in United States academic anaesthesiologists by citation bibliometricsP S Pagel
Anesthesia Service, the Clement J Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Anaesthesia 66:873-8. 2011..You can respond to this article at http://www.anaesthesiacorrespondence.com...
- Bibliometric analysis of research published in Tropical Medicine and International Health 1996-2003Steven W Glover
Christie Hospital NHS Trust, Manchester, UK
Trop Med Int Health 9:1327-30. 2004..The most common subject areas of papers published during 1996-2003 are highlighted, and the most cited papers indicated...
- The actual citation impact of European oncological researchCarmen López-Illescas
SCIMAGO Group, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Granada, Spain
Eur J Cancer 44:228-36. 2008..The outcomes illustrate that different bibliometric methodologies may lead to different outcomes, and that outcomes should be interpreted with care...
- Can media advocacy influence newspaper coverage of tobacco: measuring the effectiveness of the American stop smoking intervention study's (ASSIST) media advocacy strategiesF A Stillman
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7337, USA
Tob Control 10:137-44. 2001..To compare the rate and slant of local tobacco control print media coverage in ASSIST (American stop smoking intervention study) states as compared with non-ASSIST states...
- Shifts in the use of population health, health promotion, and public health: a bibliometric analysisAndrea C Tricco
Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
Can J Public Health 99:466-71. 2008..The purpose of this research was to compare the use of population health, health promotion, and public health using bibliometric indicators of the published literature...
- The evolution of smoke-free spaces policy literature: a bibliometric analysisCandace I J Nykiforuk
Centre for Health Promotion Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Health Policy 97:1-7. 2010..This paper describes patterns in the international published literature regarding smoke-free spaces policy through a bibliometric analysis of journals, articles and authors from 1990 to 2009...
- [Health education to ostomy patients: a bibliometrics study]Audrey Garcia Reveles
Escola de Enfermagem da Universidade de São Paulo EEUSP
Rev Esc Enferm USP 41:245-50. 2007..chronology of publication, authors' function, source, kind of study, topic, origin and key words by using the bibliometrics methodology...
- Scientific authorships and collaboration network analysis on Chagas disease: papers indexed in PubMed (1940-2009)Gregorio González-Alcaide
Department of History of Science and Documentation Department, Universidad de Valencia, 15 Blasco Ibáñez Avenue, Valencia, Spain
Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 54:219-28. 2012..b>Bibliometrics was used to analyze the evolution of collaboration patterns...
- Commentary: the 'bibliographic impact factor' and the still uncharted sociology of epidemiologyMiquel Porta
Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Barcelona, Spain
Int J Epidemiol 35:1130-5. 2006
- The history and meaning of the journal impact factorEugene Garfield
Thomson Scientific, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
JAMA 295:90-3. 2006
- What do citation counts count for in the field of addiction? An empirical evaluation of citation counts and their link with peer ratings of qualityRobert West
Psychology Department, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
Addiction 97:501-4. 2002..This study investigated the value of citation counts as an index of quality in the field of addiction and examined factors that contribute to papers being cited more or less frequently...
- Quantitative and qualitative assessment of biomedical publications from Iran, Pakistan and Egypt through their impact factorN R Ghaleh
Endorcine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
J Pak Med Assoc 54:528-9. 2004
- Mapping of Chagas disease research: analysis of publications in the period between 1940 and 2009Jose Manuel Ramos
Unidade de Doenças Infecciosas, Hospital General, Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 44:708-16. 2011..This article describes a bibliometric review of the literature on Chagas disease research indexed in PubMed during a 70-year period...
- Trends in scientific activity addressing transmissible spongiform encephalopathies: a bibliometric study covering the period 1973-2002Elías Sanz-Casado
Laboratory of Information Metric Studies LEMI Library Science and Documentation Department Carlos III University of Madrid Madrid 126, 28903 Getafe, Spain
BMC Public Health 6:245. 2006..The purpose of this study is to analyse the trends in scientific research on transmissible spongiform encephalopathies by applying bibliometric tools to the scientific literature published between 1973 and 2002...
- The impact of European research ethics legislation on UK radiology research activity: a bibliometric analysisC A Johnson
The Norwich Radiology Academy, Norwich, UK
Clin Radiol 64:983-7. 2009....
- Disparities in the contribution of low- and middle-income countries to palliative care researchTania Pastrana
Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, 52074 Aachen, Germany
J Pain Symptom Manage 39:54-68. 2010..In this context, the understanding of specific social and cultural needs is fundamental to the development of appropriate health policy and clinical practice concerning palliative and end-of-life care...
- Implications of findings of bibliometric analyses in parasitologyMatthew E Falagas
Trends Parasitol 23:12-3. 2007
- A bibliometric analysis of tuberculosis research indexed in PubMed, 1997-2006J M Ramos
Infectious Diseases Unit, Internal Medicine Service, Hospital General Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:1461-8. 2008..To describe a bibliometric review of the literature on tuberculosis (TB) research indexed in PubMed over a 10-year period...
- Evaluating "payback" on biomedical research from papers cited in clinical guidelines: applied bibliometric studyJ Grant
Policy Unit, Wellcome Trust, London NW1 2BE
BMJ 320:1107-11. 2000..To develop a methodology for evaluating the impact of research on health care, and to characterise the papers cited on clinical guidelines...
- News media tracking of tobacco control: a review of sampling methodologiesW Douglas Evans
RTI International, Washington, DC 20036, USA
J Health Commun 10:403-17. 2005..None of these strategies showed a substantial deviation from the 2000 census of articles. We conclude that sampling coverage can produce estimates statistically equivalent to a census. Researchers should utilize coverage sampling...
- Challenging the tyranny of impact factorsDavid Colquhoun
Nature 423:479; discussion 480. 2003
- Who publishes in leading general surgical journals? The divide between the developed and developing worldsKamal Kumar Mahawar
Department of Surgery, Darlington Memorial Hospital, Darlington, UK
Asian J Surg 29:140-4. 2006..Most articles in top general surgical journals seem to originate from a limited few developed countries. The purpose of this study was to establish which countries publish the most in leading general surgical journals...
- The association between impact factors and language of general internal medicine journalsPaul S Mueller
Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Swiss Med Wkly 136:441-3. 2006..The mean log impact factors of the journals by language, country of origin, and a combination of country of origin and language were compared...
- Publication output in telemedicine in SpainFrancisco Gonzalez
Department of Physiology, School of Medicine and Catedra de Telemedicina de Telefonica, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
J Telemed Telecare 11:23-8. 2005..There is an unequal geographical and institutional distribution of publications. The highest production is concentrated in a few institutions and only a small number of authors show steady research activity...
- Statistical methods in the journalNicholas J Horton
N Engl J Med 353:1977-9. 2005
- An editor's view of telemedicineRichard Wootton
Centre for Online Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
J Telemed Telecare 10:311-7. 2004..However, there have been remarkably few studies of telemedicine's cost-effectiveness, which must represent a sign of its immaturity. On balance, the evidence seems to indicate that telemedicine research is in a healthy state...
- An analysis of the specialized literature in the field of telemedicineGeorge Demiris
Department of Health Management and Informatics, University of Missouri Columbia, 324 Clark Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
J Telemed Telecare 11:316-9. 2005..The present study shows that publications in telemedicine cover a wide range, both geographically and in terms of clinical disciplines. This suggests that the field of telemedicine is maturing...
- Bibliometrics: a potential decision making aid in hiring, reappointment, tenure and promotion decisionsGary Holden
DSW, Room 407, MC 6112, New York University, School of Social Work, 1 Washington Square North, New York, NY 10003, USA
Soc Work Health Care 41:67-92. 2005..The primary goal of this paper is to stimulate discussion regarding scholarship assessment in hiring, reappointment, tenure and promotion decisions...
- Rating Pakistani medical journals using the principles of citation analysisMidrar Ullah
Army Medical College, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Health Info Libr J 25:50-4. 2008..To quantify the impact of Pakistani Medical Journals using the principles of citation analysis...
- Publication output in telemedicine during the period January 1964 to July 2003Patrizia L Moser
Department of Pathology, University of Innsbruck, Austria
J Telemed Telecare 10:72-7. 2004..There were significant correlations between telemedicine publications per capita and HDI (r = -0.60), number of PCs per 1000 inhabitants (r = 0.73) and gross national product per capita (r = 0.69), but not population density (r = -0.12)...
- Total research productivity in a pathology disciplineA S Wierzbicki
St Thomas s Hospital, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7EH, UK
J Clin Pathol 55:495-8. 2002..To investigate the research productivity of all staff in chemical pathology...
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- ACUTE TOLERANCE IN ANESTHETIC ACTIONS AND INTERACTIONSIgor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Neural blockade with vanilloidsIgor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2007..To study the specific aims of the project the effects of RTX will be examined in rats by behavioral methods; and whole cell voltage-clamp technique will be used to identify a mechanism for impulse failure induced by RTX. ..
- OPIOID-BENZODIAZEPINE INTERACTIONSIgor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 1993....
- Correcting the Literature After Scienctific MisconductANNE NEALE; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Assisting Systematic Review Preparation Using Automated Document ClassificationAaron Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2007..Since up-to-date systematic reviews are essential for establishing widespread high quality practice standards and guidelines, the overall public health will benefit from this work. ..
- Research Culture of Practice-Based Research NetworksANNE NEALE; Fiscal Year: 2007..A team of investigators from the PBRN Resource Center at Indiana University, and the Wayne State University Division of Practice-based Research will collaborate to ensure the success of the project. ..
- Assisting Systematic Review Preparation Using Automated Document ClassificationAaron Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2009..Since up-to-date systematic reviews are essential for establishing widespread high quality practice standards and guidelines, the overall public health will benefit from this work. ..
- Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory activities of Parotid Secretory ProteinSven Ulrik Gorr; Fiscal Year: 2010..Preliminary data suggest that PSP plays a role in host-defense against oral and airway bacteria. Peptides based on the PSP sequence may have clinical utility as antibacterial or anti-inflammatory components. ..
- Understanding Disparities in Obesity and its Comorbidities in the USYoufa Wang; Fiscal Year: 2009..S. using an interdisciplinary approach. ..
- CONFERENCE--ALDOSTERONE AND ENaC:GENETICS TO PHYSIOLOGYMartin Frank; Fiscal Year: 2003..There will be a strong student awards program (12 awardees to be selected on the basis of merit). The success of three preceding meetings attests to its need and value to the scientific community. ..
- Infection Risk of Urinary Collection StrategiesSanjay Saint; Fiscal Year: 2006..Since approximately 40% of elderly Americans will enter a nursing home at some point, identification of those at risk of infection could have considerable health, quality of life, and economic consequences. ..
- Effectiveness of Suicide Hotline TrainingMadelyn S Gould; Fiscal Year: 2010..Few such opportunities arise for research studies to have such policy relevance, in other words, to have a direct impact on existing and future policy decisions. ..
- ACCISS: Activating Collaborative CIS Support ServicesBonnie Spring; Fiscal Year: 2007..The study examines the impact on medical follow-up and provider-patient communication. ..
- Evaluation of a Natural Experiment to Improve Statewide Depression Care in MNLeif Solberg; Fiscal Year: 2007..Finally, by conducting the study in cooperation with those who pay for and deliver the care, the project will demonstrate a new approach to research-practice partnerships. ..
- Conference and Gender in Physiology / Pathophysiology of the CV-Renal SystemsMartin Frank; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Targeting AKT as a novel therapy in pancreatic cancerRichard Bold; Fiscal Year: 2007..These results will provide mechanistic as well as pre-clinical data in support of our hypothesis and will allow for the development of novel therapy of human pancreatic cancer. ..
- Dizziness in the Emergency Department: A Population-Based ProjectKevin Kerber; Fiscal Year: 2007..Relevance: Identifying deficiencies in care is critical to improving quality of care, reducing healthcare expenditures, and decreasing ED overcrowding. ..
- Zinc Protoporphyrin and the Cell Cycle in Neonatal MicePhyllis Dennery; Fiscal Year: 2007..This may also lead to therapeutic strategies to modify ZnPP so as to prevent abnormal proliferation in cells. ..
- Training in Epidemiology and Clinical Trials (TECT)David Grimes; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Help Seeking by At-Risk Youth After Suicide ScreeningsMadelyn Gould; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- News and ad effects on alcohol risk perceptionMichael D Slater; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- SITE-SPECIFIC MUTAGENESIS OF ISOMERASESGregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 1990..Finally, mutations will be made at several other positions where the crystallographic results and sequence conservation imply a possible role in either active site architecture or catalysis: Ser 96, Cys 126, Glu 97, and Asn 10...
- MECHANISMS OF ENZYMIC AND HYDRIDE TRANSFERSGregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 2002..IMPDH catalyzes the rate-determining step in GMT biosynthesis and is a target for immunosuppressive, anticancer, antiviral and antimicrobial drugs. ..
- EPIDEMIOLOGIC SEQUELAE OF SUICIDE IN SCHOOLSMadelyn Gould; Fiscal Year: 2001..Our ultimate goal is to utilize the information generated from the present study to develop a school based suicide postvention program and to prepare a controlled clinical trial to examine the efficacy of the postvention. ..
- A Comprehensive Database of Cost-Effectiveness AnalysesPeter Neumann; Fiscal Year: 2003..The web-based data should also understand the needs of different scientists to be understood and policymakers, and bridges to be built across disparate communities. ..
- Racial Disparities in Diabetes in the US and the UKArch Mainous; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Media Literacy to Prevent Adolescent Smoking InitiationBRIAN PRIMACK; Fiscal Year: 2007..The candidate will emerge in five years with the skills and background necessary to implement and evaluate the intervention on a large scale via an R01 (to be secured in year 4). ..
- An Outcome Study of Rheumatoid Hand ArthroplastyKevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2007..Most importantly, this project will combine the experiences of both surgery and rheumatology services to jointly evaluate this surgical procedure. ..
- Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking among U.S. Adolescents and Young AdultsBrian A Primack; Fiscal Year: 2010..Finally, it will include a nationally-representative, longitudinal data collection investigating the trajectories and consequences of waterpipe tobacco smoking. ..