Scimago Journal & Country Rank

American Journal of Orthopedics

CountryUnited States
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)
PublisherQuadrant HealthCom
Publication typeJournals
ISSN10784519, 19343418
Scope The primary goal of The American Journal of Orthopedics® is to provide timely, practical, and readable technical information of the highest caliber to the orthopedic surgeon involved in the everyday practice of orthopedics. To accomplish this, The American Journal of Orthopedics® will present unbiased, comprehensive, and clinically relevant review articles, original studies, case reports, and practical department features. To assure the highest editorial quality possible, each article appearing in The American Journal of Orthopedics® will be peer reviewed for its clinical relevance, technical accuracy, and clarity of presentation. (source)

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Medicine (miscellaneous)1997Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)1998Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q2

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)19990.454
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.689
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.621
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.683
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.778
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.838
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.915
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.995
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.874
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.657
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.714
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.668
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.725
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.832
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.967
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.974
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.901
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.762
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.454
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.624
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.621
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.650
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.696
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.808
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.816
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.976
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.802
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.543
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.662
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.648
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.734
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.804
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.831
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.821
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.798
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.685
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.368
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.571
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.507
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.534
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.649
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.745
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.926
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.619
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.440
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.549
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.629
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.649
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.612
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.634
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.639
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.690
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.692
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites19990
Self Cites20000
Self Cites20010
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Total Cites1999142
Total Cites2000189
Total Cites2001200
Total Cites2002208
Total Cites2003229
Total Cites2004240
Total Cites2005248
Total Cites2006287
Total Cites2007239
Total Cites2008194
Total Cites2009266
Total Cites2010287
Total Cites2011289
Total Cites2012311
Total Cites2013315
Total Cites2014312
Total Cites2015317
Total Cites2016328
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document19990.454
External Cites per document20000.624
External Cites per document20010.621
External Cites per document20020.650
External Cites per document20030.696
External Cites per document20040.808
External Cites per document20050.816
External Cites per document20060.976
External Cites per document20070.802
External Cites per document20080.543
External Cites per document20090.662
External Cites per document20100.648
External Cites per document20110.734
External Cites per document20120.804
External Cites per document20130.831
External Cites per document20140.821
External Cites per document20150.798
External Cites per document20160.685
Cites per document19990.454
Cites per document20000.624
Cites per document20010.621
Cites per document20020.650
Cites per document20030.696
Cites per document20040.808
Cites per document20050.816
Cites per document20060.976
Cites per document20070.802
Cites per document20080.543
Cites per document20090.662
Cites per document20100.648
Cites per document20110.734
Cites per document20120.804
Cites per document20130.831
Cites per document20140.821
Cites per document20150.798
Cites per document20160.685
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents199952
Non-citable documents200054
Non-citable documents200146
Non-citable documents200246
Non-citable documents200332
Non-citable documents200435
Non-citable documents200537
Non-citable documents200641
Non-citable documents200739
Non-citable documents200838
Non-citable documents200948
Non-citable documents201053
Non-citable documents201153
Non-citable documents201238
Non-citable documents201333
Non-citable documents201446
Non-citable documents201553
Non-citable documents201661
Citable documents1999313
Citable documents2000303
Citable documents2001322
Citable documents2002320
Citable documents2003329
Citable documents2004297
Citable documents2005304
Citable documents2006294
Citable documents2007298
Citable documents2008357
Citable documents2009402
Citable documents2010443
Citable documents2011394
Citable documents2012387
Citable documents2013379
Citable documents2014380
Citable documents2015397
Citable documents2016479
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents1999273
Uncited documents2000259
Uncited documents2001257
Uncited documents2002258
Uncited documents2003244
Uncited documents2004206
Uncited documents2005216
Uncited documents2006190
Uncited documents2007213
Uncited documents2008281
Uncited documents2009298
Uncited documents2010338
Uncited documents2011289
Uncited documents2012267
Uncited documents2013254
Uncited documents2014264
Uncited documents2015282
Uncited documents2016361
Cited documents199992
Cited documents200098
Cited documents2001111
Cited documents2002108
Cited documents2003117
Cited documents2004126
Cited documents2005125
Cited documents2006145
Cited documents2007124
Cited documents2008114
Cited documents2009152
Cited documents2010158
Cited documents2011158
Cited documents2012158
Cited documents2013158
Cited documents2014162
Cited documents2015168
Cited documents2016179
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