A new perspective on impact.

Explore academic research's impact on the practitioners. Search through our database of clinical guideline citations.

Read our report on the distribution of clinical citations in documents from The Swedish Agency for Health Technology Assessment and Assessment of Social Services (in Swedish)

Explore your research's impact on the community of health care.

While bibliometrics traditionally only gives a representation of academic impact, clinical impact: shows research's impact on the practitioners. By analysing thousands of references in clinical guidelines.

clinical impact® - Explore your research's impact on the community of health care.

In sum, it is argued professional impact… …provides grounds for measuring impact closer to the professional expertise that actually uses the research.


Nelhans G. Professional impact of clinical research. In: Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Science and Technology Indicators València (Spain) September 14-16, 2016

clinical impact® - from research to guideline

From academic research to clinical guidelines

Gathering clinical guidelines from leading publishers, analyzing and retrieving the references, gives us the possibility to show the clinical impact® for a specific researcher, group and organization.

clinical impact® - Keep track of what's in and what's out

Keep track of what's in and what's out

All references are not created equal, context matters. clinical impact® keeps track of which references that are included, excluded and additional - so you can be sure that you are only seeing actual impact.

clinical impact® - A very diverse clinical citation database

A very diverse clinical citation database

Gathering clinical guidelines from providers all over the world, including Cochrane Reviews, NICE Guidelines and The National Board of Health and Welfare in Sweden – clinical impact® is one of the most diverse clinical citation databases there is. Contact us to find out more about the 20+ guideline providers we have included in clinical impact®.

What is your clinical impact?

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