Masic I. Medical publication and scientometrics. Journal of Research in Medical Sciences 2013;18:516-521
Scientific research works need to be carried out according to established rules and guided steps. This paper describes research methods, choice of study design, data collection methods, data analysis, and writing and publication of results. It also answers why scientific research works should be carried out and what kind of satisfaction the provide to reaserchers. A special emphasis is placed on the importance of scientometric indicators.