Although India has 1.3 billion inhabitants, which is 17.7% of the world’s population, it contributes only1.6% of all the articles to the medical literature (1998-2008) [1, 2]. The top two countries with the largest number of scientific publications are the United States and China. The other countries that are at the top after they are the United Kingdom, Japan, and Germany (Fig. 3.1). There is, however, a large difference between the number of papers published by America and other top countries. Although India ranked among the top 20 countries based on the number of publications from 2008 to 2012 . It produced much fewer papers than the world’s leading nations.
|Title of host publication||How to Practice Academic Medicine and Publish from Developing Countries? A Practical Guide|
|Number of pages||11|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2021|