Table 4

Percentage shares of gastrointestinal research papers (GASTR) that also lie within three other subject areas (genetics (GENET), infectious diseases (INFEC), and oncology (ONCOL)) for 14 countries, 1985–98

GENET INFEC ONCOL
Japan9.814.837.4
France8.123.222.8
Italy5.623.726.7
Switzerland7.619.721.9
Netherlands6.519.824.2
USA7.417.222.0
Finland6.019.822.1
Israel4.923.021.1
World6.217.622.4
Germany5.817.623.0
Australia6.222.714.8
Spain5.223.114.0
UK5.518.018.9
Sweden5.317.717.0
Canada6.015.914.6