Distribution of study designs in four major US journals of obstetrics and gynecology.

@article{Funai2001DistributionOS,
  title={Distribution of study designs in four major US journals of obstetrics and gynecology.},
  author={Edmund F. Funai and Emily J Rosenbush and Michael J. Lee and G DelPriore},
  journal={Gynecologic and obstetric investigation},
  year={2001},
  volume={51 1},
  pages={8-11}
}
OBJECTIVE To classify and compare articles, based on the study design, in four leading US obstetrics and gynecology journals. METHODS One year of each journal, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology (AJOG), Obstetrics and Gynecology (O&G), Gynecologic Oncology (GO), and Fertility and Sterility (F&S), beginning May 1997, was reviewed. Supplementary issues were excluded from review. The percentage of articles devoted to observational versus experimental study design was determined, and… CONTINUE READING