Japan's share of articles in orthopedics.

  title={Japan's share of articles in orthopedics.},
  author={M. Motiar Rahman and J. Gene Sakamoto and Tsuguya Fukui},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic science : official journal of the Japanese Orthopaedic Association},
  volume={7 6},
We investigated Japan's contribution to research in orthopedics during the last decade. Articles published during 1991-2000 in highly reputed orthopedics journals were accessed through the MEDLINE database. Articles with an affiliation with a Japanese institution were recorded along with the publication year. The proportions of randomized controlled trials… CONTINUE READING