Scientometric evaluation of the global research in spine: an update on the pioneering study by Wei et al.

Konur O.

EUROPEAN SPINE JOURNAL, vol.27, no.3, pp.524-529, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00586-017-5411-1
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN SPINE JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.524-529


Wei et al. evaluated the global research in spine using scientometric methods based on a sample of 13,115 papers published in 5 spine journals from 2004 to 2013. This study builds on this pioneering study and provides up-to-date and thorough information on spine based on a sample of 166,962 papers for the stakeholders.