Table 8.

NIH Research Project Support to Academic Clinical Departments Update of Stiehm (1996)25

DepartmentFY 198325*,FY 199325*,% Increase25
FY 1983–FY 1993
FY 1996*,% Increase
FY 1993–FY 1996
(%)
Anesthesiology69* (.5%)128 (1.0%)85%151 (.9%)18
Dermatology76 (.5%)90 (.7%)18%121 (.7%)34
Family practice22 (.2%)22 (.2%)053 (.3%)141
Medicine2040 (14.2%)2740 (21.8%)42%38 998 (23.9%)42
Neurology190 (1.3%)330 (2.6%)95%501 (3.1%)52
Obstetrics/gynecology169 (1.2%)173 (1.4%)2%252 (1.5%)46
Ophthalmology332 (2.3%)284 (2.3%)−14%437 (2.7%)54
Orthopedic surgery49 (.3%)58 (.5%)78 (.5%)34
Otolaryngology48 (.3%)71 (.6%)47%127 (.8%)79
Pediatrics390 (2.7%)608 (5.0%)56%875 (5.4%)44
Psychiatry111 (.8%)746 (5.9%)680%1202 (7.4%)61
Radiology261 (1.8%)332 (2.6%)27%395 (2.4%)19
Surgery384 (2.7%)515 (4.1%)52%643 (3.9%)25
Total all awards14 37012 785−12%16 28527
  • * The numeral preceding the parentheses indicates the number of grants;

  • ,the number in the parentheses (%) indicates the percent of grants throughout the table.