Sofoklis Goulas

Economist

Sofoklis Goulas

Economist

Blog Post

How to Harness the Power of Web-Scraping for Medical and Surgical Research: An Application in Estimating International Collaboration

The transformative potential of web scraping in surgical research through a comprehensive analysis ofits revolutionary applications and profound impact is now within reach. This manuscript unveils the pivotal role of web scraping in driving innovation, enabling more effective management of human capital dynamics, and enhancing patient outcomes in the surgical field. As an example, we demonstrate how web scraping can uncover insights into international collaboration in surgery research, revealing limited collaboration betweensurgeons in developed and developing countries.


Co Authors : Georgios Karamitros
Outlet : World Journal of Surgery, IF: 3.0
Link : http://doi.org/10.1002/wjs.12220