9.4 Highly cited publications

Figure 9.4.1 presents the number of publications for the Health Institutions studied from 2006 to 2010, which were ranked according to the 1%, 5%, 10%, 25% and 50% most cited publications worldwide on a yearly basis and across the major fields of science.

Among the 1% most highly cited publications worldwide, there were 15 publications from the HENRY DUNANT hospital (HENRY DUNANT), 5 from the Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences (AIBS) and 1 from the HYGEIA Group (Hygeia).

The same figure also depicts the share of publications with high citation impact compared to the total share of publications produced by each institution and in relation to the world’s share for levels of 1%, 5%, 10%, 25% and 50%. HENRY DUNANT and AIBS exceeded the world average for all levels.


Figure 9.4.1

Highly cited publications: the top 1%, 5%, 10%, 25% and 50% of the most cited publications worldwide.