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How I was nearly duped into “authoring” a fake paper

BMJ 2015; 351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h6605 (Published 08 December 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;351:h6605

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: December 2015 to September 2019

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AbstractFullPdf
Dec 201529291376147
Jan 201632016928
Feb 20161267011
Mar 2016793810
Apr 201699447
May 2016191235
Jun 2016156144
Jul 20166584
Aug 20164489
Sep 2016641910
Oct 201647184
Nov 20163265
Dec 20163252
Jan 201724154
Feb 20175555
Mar 20176050
Apr 20175262
May 20175352
Jun 20174671
Jul 20172642
Aug 20173220
Sep 201734110
Oct 20174210
Nov 20171941
Dec 20172420
Jan 20183411
Feb 20183610
Mar 20181541
Apr 20182572
May 201822113
Jun 20184852
Jul 20182510
Aug 20182472
Sep 20184051
Oct 20183920
Nov 20182250
Dec 20182421
Jan 20196881
Feb 20192921
Mar 20191073
Apr 20191911
May 20191543
Jun 2019710
Jul 2019500
Aug 20192220
Sep 20191521
Total51951943286