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Impact Factor: a crude yardstick which does not measure influence or impact on clinical practice

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    Time to remodel the journal impact factor. Nature 2016; 535: 466.

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    . Beat it, impact factor! Publishing elite turns against controversial metric. Nature 2016; 535: 210–211.

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  1. Sydney, Australia

    • L A Harvey


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Correspondence to L A Harvey.