Gender Comparison of Scholarly Production in the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society Using the Hirsch Index.

OBJECTIVE Despite an increase in the proportion of female medical school graduates, the number of women in orthopedic surgery remains low. To examine the presence of gender disparities in scholarly production, the authors used the Hirsch index (h-index) to assess members of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (MSTS), a well-defined subspecialty of orthopedic… CONTINUE READING