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The Journal of Clinical Pathology at 70: Who’s citing who? Where has the journal been cited?
  1. Tahir S Pillay
  1. Correspondence to Professor Tahir S Pillay, Department of Chemical Pathology, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0007, South Africa; tspillay{at}

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As the Journal of Clinical Pathology celebrates 70 years of existence, it is appropriate to reflect back on the journal contributions to pathology and laboratory medicine. In a previous editorial,1 we looked back at the most highly cited papers in the Journal of Clinical Pathology (JCP) since inception. In this editorial, I have examined where the journal has been cited using data extracted from the Thomson-Reuters database as at June 2017 (table 1, figure 1).

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Table 1

Journals with the most JCP citations—the highest 10

Figure 1

Journals where JCP citations …

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  • Handling editor Runjan Chetty.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Commissioned; internally peer reviewed.