Published: 19 July 2007
A bibliometric study of Irish health research in an international context
The study is based on a quantitative analysis of scientic articles published in journals and serials processed for the internet version of the Science Citation Index and associated indices, the Web of Science. It assesses the publication output and impact of Ireland-based health researchers by using bibliometric techniques.
The analyses and report was prepared by the Center for Science and Technology Studies (CWTS), Leiden University, The Netherlands by rapport through The CIRCA Group Europe Ltd. (Ireland) on behalf of the Health Research Board.