Table 4

Scale and scope of document corpora retrieved for the purposes of thematic analyses
Institution Number of documents retrieved/selected via web search* Number of documents retrieved/selected via publication search
Duke University 1/0 3/3
Vanderbilt University 6/6 4/4
Johns Hopkins University 3/1 8/8
Columbia University 5/4 6/6
Oregon Health and Science University 3/2 2/2
University of Iowa 3/2 1/1
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 3/2 5/5
University of Texas, Galveston 0/0 0/0
University of Pittsburgh 6/5 11/11

* Documents identified as either being a CV/resume or a peer-reviewed publication were censored from analysis relative to the web search strategy used during this study phase.

For the purposes of this evaluation, search results were initially limited to documents published within the last three years (2009-2012).

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