8. Public Health Institutions

"Public Health Institutions" were the third most productive Institution Category in terms of publication output. Public Hospitals dominated the category. This chapter provides analytical data and bibliometric indicators for 16 hospitals, each having more than 150 publications over the period 2006-2010. The chapter also presents summary data regarding the number of publications and citations for 20 additional institutions. The category "Public Health Institutions" includes the hospitals supervised by the Ministry of National Defence (MOD hospitals) -counted as one institution-.

The table below presents the number of publications and citations of 16 Public Health Institutions for the latest period (2006-2010) of this study. It also shows their growth rate compared to the 5-year period, 2004-2008 (data emerges from  the study’s preceding edition which EKT published in 2010).