All publications of “Altieres de Arruda Rocha”

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Is there publication bias towards Brazilian articles on cancer?

Luiz Victor Maia Loureiro, Donato Callegaro Filho, Altieres de Arruda Rocha, Bernard Lobato Prado, Taciana Sousa Mutão, Carlos del Cistia Donnarumma, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082013000100005

Objective:To investigate whether Brazilian articles on cancer are published in journals with an impact factor and/or repercussion (measured by the number of citations) inferior to those that come from foreign organizations.METHODS:A search was carried out in PubMed for the MeSH term “neoplasm” with the limits clinical trial, affiliation of the Brazilian author(s), and interval from July 1st, 2009 to June 30, 2010. Selected for matching were non-Brazilian related articles published from three months prior to three months after the date […]