A small field for fertile science: the low visibility of reproductive science in high impact journals

  title={A small field for fertile science: the low visibility of reproductive science in high impact journals},
  author={Francesca E. Duncan and Benjamin A. Derman and Teresa K. Woodruff},
  journal={Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics},
PurposeOur success as a field and as individuals in reproductive science and medicine relies on our ability to produce high quality work that has broad visibility and impact. A common metric for assessing such success is the quantity of publications that are published in journals with high impact factors. It is unclear, however, how frequently work related to reproductive science and medicine actually appears in what are considered the highest impact journals.MethodsTo address this gap in… 
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