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Publication Name World Journal of Orthopedics
Manuscript ID 7148
Country/Territory United States
Received
2013-11-06 09:29
Peer-Review Started
2013-11-06 10:29
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2013-12-13 13:37
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2013-12-16 16:31
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2014-03-26 10:41
Second Decision
2014-06-03 16:23
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2014-06-03 16:42
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2014-06-03 16:42
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2014-07-01 09:00
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2014-07-19 23:48
ISSN 2218-5836 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Orthopedics
Manuscript Type Systematic Reviews
Article Title Top 20 cited Spine Journal articles, 1990-2009
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Hossein K Elgafy, Jacob D Miller, Sohaib Hashmi and Steven Ericksen
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Hossein K Elgafy, MD, FRCSEd, FRCSC, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Toledo Medical Center, 3065 Arlington Avenue, Toledo, OH 43614, United States. helgafy@aol.com
Key Words Citation analysis; Back pain; Spine Journal
Core Tip Spine Journal, established in 1976, is affiliated with 12 spine societies and a leader in spine research articles. Citation analysis is a method to determine the impact of a journal and its articles on academia and clinical practice. Using the Institute for Scientific Information Web of Knowledge, we determined the most cited articles in Spine Journal between 1990-2009. The characteristics and type of article were recorded. Next, we evaluated the most published authors during the same time period and calculated the number of citations for each author. The top 20 cited articles range from 491 to 267 total citations. The top 20 published authors had between 41 and 135 articles. Seventeen of the top 20 articles were clinical studies. The range of citations per lead authorship ratio was 36 to 724 with one author having no lead authorships. The most popular topics included low back pain. Interestingly, the first-ranked article was not a spine-specific topic rather it was regarding general physical and mental health status survey update review.
Publish Date 2014-07-19 23:48
Citation Elgafy HK, Miller JD, Hashmi S, Ericksen S. Top 20 cited Spine Journal articles, 1990-2009. World J Orthop 2014; 5(3): 392-397
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2218-5836/full/v5/i3/392.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5312/wjo.v5.i3.392
Full Article (PDF) WJO-5-392.pdf
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