H-index, mentoring-index, highly-cited and highly-accessed: how to evaluate scientists?

@article{Jeang2008HindexMH,
  title={H-index, mentoring-index, highly-cited and highly-accessed: how to evaluate scientists?},
  author={K T Jeang},
  journal={Retrovirology},
  year={2008},
  volume={5},
  pages={106 - 106}
}
How best to evaluate scientists within a peer group is a difficult task. This editorial discusses the use of the H-index and total citations. It also raises the consideration of a mentoring-index and the value of understanding the frequency that a published paper is accessed by readers.