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Inappropriate referencing in research

BMJ 2009; 339 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b2049 (Published 21 July 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b2049

Article usage

Article metrics provide readers and authors with an indication of how often a specific article has been accessed month by month. It counts three formats - abstract/extract, full text and pdf. The page is updated each day.

Usage statistics: July 2009 to November 2018

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AbstractFullPdf
Jul 2009131811961
Aug 20092272550
Sep 200957730
Oct 200941260
Nov 20091290
Dec 20091960
Jan 201020130
Feb 20101430
Mar 20101680
Apr 20101170
May 20106100
Jun 20101370
Jul 2010550
Aug 20101670
Sep 2010740
Oct 2010970
Nov 20101380
Dec 20102160
Jan 20111650
Feb 201115100
Mar 20111870
Apr 201118100
May 2011960
Jun 20111220
Jul 20112210
Aug 20111360
Sep 20111450
Oct 20113670
Nov 20112140
Dec 20111510
Jan 20121750
Feb 2012840
Mar 20121750
Apr 20121540
May 20122240
Jun 20122860
Jul 20121030
Aug 2012450
Sep 20121940
Oct 20122290
Nov 201231180
Dec 2012420
Jan 20131730
Feb 2013820
Mar 20132450
Apr 20132460
May 20131850
Jun 20131820
Jul 20131460
Aug 20131660
Sep 20131240
Oct 20131530
Nov 20131510
Dec 20131420
Jan 20141040
Feb 20141860
Mar 20142260
Apr 20144220
May 20141540
Jun 20141820
Jul 20141330
Aug 20141400
Sep 20141320
Oct 2014930
Nov 20141150
Dec 20141500
Jan 2015960
Feb 2015950
Mar 20151880
Apr 201520130
May 20152110
Jun 20151760
Jul 20151520
Aug 20152110
Sep 20152160
Oct 20151600
Nov 20152350
Dec 201518100
Jan 20162120
Feb 20162410
Mar 20162910
Apr 20161870
May 20161800
Jun 20163630
Jul 20161830
Aug 20161060
Sep 2016710
Oct 20161220
Nov 201614540
Dec 201611220
Jan 20171990
Feb 201713100
Mar 20172820
Apr 20171430
May 20171430
Jun 20171930
Jul 20172300
Aug 20171540
Sep 20172660
Oct 201736120
Nov 201750210
Dec 20173290
Jan 20185670
Feb 20183680
Mar 201827110
Apr 20185290
May 20182360
Jun 20183120
Jul 20182010
Aug 20182050
Sep 201837100
Oct 201856170
Nov 20184270
Total372922251