Vinod B. Shidham , MD, FRCPath, FIAC Vice-chair & Professor Director of Cytopathology, Cytotechnology School, Cytopathology fellowship Dept of Pathology, Wayne State University Medical School Detroit, MI 48201, USA Co-editor-in-chief & Executive editor, CytoJournal (www.cytojournal.com ) [email_address] How to write article? 24 SEPTEMBER 2011, Saturday (15.30-17.00) Hall 3 (‹nönü Hall) Symposium 9 CytoJournal perspective!!
From Hypothesis which should be • Relevant. • Measurable. • Comparable.
Author Goal Maximum impact Mostly judged by citation frequency by other researchers
The impact measured by variety of methods- Although ‘ Impact Factor ’ is widely known In the current IT era with Internet, there are many more matrices- Most of which are available FREE on web in real time- From many resources. A few examples are Google scholar http://scholar.google.com/, Harzing.com http://www.harzing.com/, SCImago http://www.scimagojr.com/
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