Citation analysis in the literature of tropical medicine.


A brief historical account of tropical medicine as a science is given, followed by a short survey of the development of the literature in the field. The citations indexed in Tropical Diseases Bulletin for a forty-eight-month period (1972-1975) were analyzed according to the journal in which they were published and the language in which they appeared. The… (More)


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@article{Brennen1978CitationAI, title={Citation analysis in the literature of tropical medicine.}, author={Peter Brennen and W Patrick Davey}, journal={Bulletin of the Medical Library Association}, year={1978}, volume={66 1}, pages={24-30} }