Journal article

A decade of Australian and New Zealand orthopaedic publications: a bibliometric trend analysis from 2008 to 2018

Agesilaus W Churchill, Eva Malacova, Simon F Journeaux, Martin Richardson, Ross Crawford, Mark L Vickers

INTERNATIONAL ORTHOPAEDICS | SPRINGER | Published : 2019

Abstract

PURPOSE: We aimed to apply bibliometric tools to Australian and New Zealand orthopaedic publications produced between 2008 and 2018 to identify the most highly cited publications, author and institution collaboration networks and topic trends. Analysis of the literature can highlight areas of emerging interest and knowledge gaps, and direct future research. METHODS: A systematic search was conducted using Clarivate Analytics Web of Science. Citation analysis was carried out using Web of Science. Collaboration networks were constructed using chord diagrams. Trends in publication topics were analysed using simple linear regression to find the rate of change of publication volume on each topic...

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