Significance of authorship position: an open-ended international assessment.

Abstract

INTRODUCTION The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) does not recommend guidelines on authorship position, despite its important role in academic promotion. To identify perceptions of authorship position, the authors performed the first study of authorship position using only open-ended questioning. METHODS Articles with at least 3… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MAJ.0b013e3181f683a1