Table 1

Distribution of the psychiatric sub-field of the original research articles and median number of citations received by the publishing journal.

Sub-field of psychiatry

Received citations



Journal

Epidemiology

Clinical topics

Psychopharmacology

Biological topics

Others

All articles

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

Median

Range


AJP

21

15.6

51

37.8

14

10.4

25

18.5

24

17.8

135

100

33

1 – 194

AGP

21

23.2

19

21.1

13

14.4

29

32.2

8

8.9

90

100

64

7 – 297

BJP

40

21.7

40

21.7

16

8.7

20

10.9

68

37.0

184

100

20

1 – 112

NJP

8

20.5

15

38.5

5

12.8

2

5.1

9

23.1

39

100

1

0 – 7

Total

90

20.1

125

27.9

48

10.7

76

17.0

109

24.3

448

20

0 – 297


Nieminen et al. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2006 6:42   doi:10.1186/1471-2288-6-42

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