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Table 2 Citations across imaging modalities

From: A bibliometric analysis of published research employing musculoskeletal imaging modalities to evaluate foot osteoarthritis

  All Plain radiography CT MRI USI
Number of studies 158a 140 24 14 4
Total citations 3690 3337 616 326 56
Average citations per study 23.4 23.8 25.7 23.3 14.0
Average annual citation rate per study 2.1 2.1 2.2 1.3 1.5
Most cited country Country United States of America United States of America United States of America United States of America Canada
Number of studies 36 34 4 2 1
Total citations 1724 1538 216 173 29
Average citations per study 47.6 45.2 54.0 86.5 29.0
Average annual citation rate per study 3.1 2.9 3.1 6.9 2.2
Most cited author (first author) Author Menz HB Menz HB Stephens HM El-Rashidy H Matsos M
Number of studies 10 10 1 1 1
Total citations 254 254 104 107 29
Average citations per study 25.4 25.4 104 107 29
Average annual citation rate per study 2.8 2.8 4.0 9.7 2.2
Most cited author (any author) Author Menz HB Menz HB Stephens HM El-Rashidy H Matsos M
Number of studies 27 26 1 1 1
Total citations 560 558 104 107 29
Average citations per study 20.7 21.5 104 107 29
Average annual citation rate per study 2.5 2.6 4.0 9.7 2.2
Most cited journal Journal Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-Series A Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-Series A Foot and Ankle International Foot and Ankle International Skeletal Radiology
Number of studies 8 7 9 1 1
Total citations 931 824 308 107 29
Average citations per study 116 117 34 107 29
Average annual citation rate per study 6.0 5.5 2.4 9.7 2.2
  1. a24 studies used ≥ 2 imaging modalities