Detecting editorial bias in medical publishing

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As publications are the principal method of distributing research, journal editors serve as the gatekeepers of emerging knowledge. Here, we provide a “case–control study” to examine the role of editorial bias in the New England Journal of Medicine, a major medical journal, by investigating author demographics of case reports that are either under editorial… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11192-015-1753-9

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@article{Hsiehchen2015DetectingEB, title={Detecting editorial bias in medical publishing}, author={David Hsiehchen and Magdalena Espinoza}, journal={Scientometrics}, year={2015}, volume={106}, pages={453-456} }