Assessing the impact of biomedical research in academic institutions of disparate sizes

@inproceedings{Sypsa2009AssessingTI,
  title={Assessing the impact of biomedical research in academic institutions of disparate sizes},
  author={Vana Sypsa and Angelos Hatzakis},
  booktitle={BMC medical research methodology},
  year={2009}
}
BACKGROUND The evaluation of academic research performance is nowadays a priority issue. Bibliometric indicators such as the number of publications, total citation counts and h-index are an indispensable tool in this task but their inherent association with the size of the research output may result in rewarding high production when evaluating institutions of disparate sizes. The aim of this study is to propose an indicator that may facilitate the comparison of institutions of disparate sizes… CONTINUE READING

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