Table 1

The most-cited papers in medical professionalism, summarised by year of publication and category

Article categoryYear of publication: no of articles (reference)
1994–19961997–19992000–20022003–20052006–20082009–2011Total (%)
Article259 74 435 46 60 67 840 47 49 51 53 61 64 76 333 65 68 269 75 19 (38)
Review178 232 50 230 36 455 56 62 70 238 52 11 (22)
Editorial material144 157 131 158 4 (08)
Research142 434 37 66 73 543 45 48 54 71 639 41 63 72 77 79 16 (32)
Total (%)1 (2)6 (12)7 (14)17 (34)9 (18)10 (20)50 (100)