Stanford University, CA, USA has recently released an updated list of the top 2 percent of the most-cited scientists in various disciplines. The report was prepared by a team of experts led by Prof. John Ioannidis, the eminent Professor at the Stanford University. The database was created to provide updated analyses and a publicly available database of top scientists.

In Respiratory Medicine, Dr. S.K. Jindal, one among the top 5 from India, ranks 609th in the world.