Wikipedia as a gateway to biomedical research : The relative distribution and use of citations in the English Wikipedia

Wikipedia is a gateway to knowledge. However, the extent to which this gateway ends at Wikipedia or continues via supporting citations is unknown. Wikipedia's gateway functionality has implications for information design and education, notably in medicine. This study aims to establish benchmark...

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Published in:PloS one, Vol. 12, No. 12 (2017), p. e0190046
Main Author: Maggio, Lauren A
Other Involved Persons: Willinsky, John M ; Steinberg, Ryan M ; Mietchen, Daniel ; Wass, Joseph L ; Dong, Ting
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1932-6203
Item Description:Date Completed 16.01.2018
Date Revised 18.01.2019
published: Electronic-eCollection
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0190046
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