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Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Geriatrics and Gerontology
PublisherLippincott Williams & Wilkins Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
Scope Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy (ISSN 1539-8412) a peer-reviewed journal, is published 3 times yearly by the Section on Geriatrics of the American Physical Therapy Association. The Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy is indexed in PubMed/Medline, CINAHL (Cumulative Index of Nursing and Allied Health Literature) and AMED (Allied and Complementary Medicine Database).


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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.

Geriatrics and Gerontology2006Q3
Geriatrics and Gerontology2007Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2008Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2009Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2010Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2011Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2012Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2013Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2014Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2015Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2016Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2017Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2018Q2

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)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.733
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.813
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.220
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.388
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.633
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.092
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.777
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.352
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.369
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.284
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.627
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.120
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.871
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.733
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.813
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.220
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.154
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.484
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.116
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.519
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.974
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.064
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.779
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.824
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.987
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.766
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.733
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.813
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.629
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.386
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.808
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.860
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.792
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.340
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.041
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.510
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.588
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.442
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 Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20073
Self Cites20087
Self Cites20099
Self Cites20107
Self Cites20115
Self Cites20128
Self Cites20135
Self Cites20143
Self Cites20154
Self Cites20162
Self Cites20175
Self Cites20184
Total Cites20050
Total Cites200611
Total Cites200726
Total Cites200861
Total Cites200960
Total Cites201092
Total Cites2011146
Total Cites2012194
Total Cites2013154
Total Cites2014161
Total Cites2015137
Total Cites2016135
Total Cites2017149
Total Cites2018136
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 document20050
External Cites per document20060.733
External Cites per document20070.719
External Cites per document20081.080
External Cites per document20090.981
External Cites per document20101.371
External Cites per document20112.043
External Cites per document20122.416
External Cites per document20131.910
External Cites per document20142.026
External Cites per document20151.727
External Cites per document20161.797
External Cites per document20171.920
External Cites per document20181.714
Cites per document20050.000
Cites per document20060.733
Cites per document20070.813
Cites per document20081.220
Cites per document20091.154
Cites per document20101.484
Cites per document20112.116
Cites per document20122.519
Cites per document20131.974
Cites per document20142.064
Cites per document20151.779
Cites per document20161.824
Cites per document20171.987
Cites per document20181.766
% 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 documents20050
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20071
Non-citable documents20084
Non-citable documents20097
Non-citable documents201010
Non-citable documents201113
Non-citable documents201214
Non-citable documents201314
Non-citable documents201410
Non-citable documents20158
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20175
Non-citable documents20184
Citable documents20050
Citable documents200615
Citable documents200732
Citable documents200850
Citable documents200952
Citable documents201062
Citable documents201169
Citable documents201277
Citable documents201378
Citable documents201478
Citable documents201577
Citable documents201674
Citable documents201775
Citable documents201877
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 documents20050
Uncited documents20067
Uncited documents200720
Uncited documents200825
Uncited documents200933
Uncited documents201036
Uncited documents201140
Uncited documents201237
Uncited documents201342
Uncited documents201433
Uncited documents201530
Uncited documents201627
Uncited documents201725
Uncited documents201831
Cited documents20050
Cited documents20068
Cited documents200713
Cited documents200829
Cited documents200926
Cited documents201036
Cited documents201142
Cited documents201254
Cited documents201350
Cited documents201455
Cited documents201555
Cited documents201652
Cited documents201755
Cited documents201850
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