PLoS One 2021 28;16(4):e0250577. Epub 2021 Apr 28.
Department of Cardiology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China.
Research-oriented hospitals are responsible for medical services tasks, medical education, and scientific research, playing an important role in medical research and application. The research efficiency of a clinical specialty is influenced by factors such as the characteristics of the specialty, the organizational atmosphere, and the clinical director's leadership. The present study aimed to describe the research efficiency of clinical specialties, explore the factors influencing it, and clarify the argument of co-evolution theory regarding the collaborative development of medical services, education, and research. Read More