Explore the latest in medical journals and publishing from The JAMA Network, including research and opinion about peer review, open access, data sharing, and more.
This Viewpoint discusses the importance of research authorship for academic promotion and proposes revision of research integrity codes to define nonauthor contributions and distinguish nonauthor from author contributions to discourage awarding of authorship to nonauthor collaborators.
This study characterizes discrepancies between primary outcomes specified in trial protocols, registrations, and publications, and the association between prospective registration and consistency of published outcomes.
This study uses data from a survey of NIH Mentored Career Development grant awardees to determine if sponsorship critical for career advancement of young professionals differs among men and women.
This study reports participant characteristics and academic productivity of a structured mentoring program combining the disciplines of public health research and surgery to enhance the academic experience for students and faculty.
This systematic review characterizes and assesses the representation of racial and ethnic minorities and women in randomized clinical trials across a range of dermatologic conditions.
This Viewpoint discusses the Altmetric score as a measure of the reach and influence of a research article and of themes in medical and health science articles that attract the most attention.
This study assesses trends in scientific research on the association between guns, crimes, and violence and examines changes in the number of articles and the number of researchers writing them.
This study assesses factors associated with regulatory approval or reasons for failure of investigational therapeutics in phase 3 or pivotal trials and rates of publication of trial results.