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Peer Review, Research

"Peer Review, Research" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The evaluation by experts of the quality and pertinence of research or research proposals of other experts in the same field. Peer review is used by editors in deciding which submissions warrant publication, by granting agencies to determine which proposals should be funded, and by academic institutions in tenure decisions.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Peer Review, Research" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Peer Review, Research" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 247 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 24 publications in 2009
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