Best Practices for the Use of Scholarly Impact Metrics for Medicine Institutional Repository Document uri icon


  • Citation analysis and other bibliometric methods help justify your scholarly impact narrative by providing evidence of three characteristics of scholarship: scholarly output, scholarly impact, and the nature and development of scholarship over time or discipline. This guide provides research-based best practices specifically for biomedical researchers on the use of scholarly impact metrics and recommends strategies to enhance their scholarly identity.

author list (cited authors)

  • Green, S., & Herbert, B.

complete list of authors

  • Green, Sheila||Herbert, Bruce

publication date

  • February 2017