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Scientometrics

, Volume 103, Issue 1, pp 331–332 | Cite as

Inaccuracies in titles on bibliometrics in biomedical journals

  • Rafael Aleixandre-BenaventEmail author
  • Vicent Montalt Resurrecció
  • Juan Carlos Valderrama-Zurián
Article

Keywords

Editing Online Social Network Style Manual Open Access Journal Biomedical Journal 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, Hungary 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rafael Aleixandre-Benavent
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Vicent Montalt Resurrecció
    • 3
  • Juan Carlos Valderrama-Zurián
    • 4
  1. 1.Instituto de Gestión de la Innovación y del Conocimiento, CSICUniversitat Politècnica de ValènciaValenciaSpain
  2. 2.UISYSUniversitat de ValènciaValenciaSpain
  3. 3.Departament de Traducció i ComunicacióUniversitat Jaume ICastellóSpain
  4. 4.Instituto de Documentación y Tecnologías de la InformaciónUniversidad Católica San VicenteValenciaSpain

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