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Revista do Colegio Brasileiro de Cirurgioesopen access

Country Brazil  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Brazil
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
PublisherColegio Brasileiro de Cirurgioes
Publication typeJournals
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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.


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)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.071
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.158
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.146
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.255
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.482
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.573
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.569
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.687
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.675
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.631
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.158
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.146
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.242
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.479
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.584
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.622
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.675
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.602
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.578
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.158
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.140
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.263
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.395
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.629
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.553
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.563
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.469
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.474
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 Cites20070
Self Cites20081
Self Cites20097
Self Cites20107
Self Cites201112
Self Cites201218
Self Cites201329
Self Cites201415
Self Cites201521
Self Cites201615
Self Cites201726
Total Cites20070
Total Cites20081
Total Cites200915
Total Cites201028
Total Cites201163
Total Cites2012124
Total Cites2013150
Total Cites2014161
Total Cites2015172
Total Cites2016156
Total Cites2017144
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 document20070
External Cites per document20080.000
External Cites per document20090.084
External Cites per document20100.109
External Cites per document20110.196
External Cites per document20120.409
External Cites per document20130.471
External Cites per document20140.564
External Cites per document20150.592
External Cites per document20160.544
External Cites per document20170.474
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20080.071
Cites per document20090.158
Cites per document20100.146
Cites per document20110.242
Cites per document20120.479
Cites per document20130.584
Cites per document20140.622
Cites per document20150.675
Cites per document20160.602
Cites per document20170.578
% 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 documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20097
Non-citable documents201018
Non-citable documents201130
Non-citable documents201238
Non-citable documents201339
Non-citable documents201442
Non-citable documents201535
Non-citable documents201631
Non-citable documents201724
Citable documents20070
Citable documents200814
Citable documents200995
Citable documents2010192
Citable documents2011260
Citable documents2012259
Citable documents2013257
Citable documents2014259
Citable documents2015255
Citable documents2016259
Citable documents2017249
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 documents20070
Uncited documents200813
Uncited documents200991
Uncited documents2010186
Uncited documents2011240
Uncited documents2012214
Uncited documents2013205
Uncited documents2014199
Uncited documents2015186
Uncited documents2016191
Uncited documents2017177
Cited documents20070
Cited documents20081
Cited documents200911
Cited documents201024
Cited documents201150
Cited documents201283
Cited documents201391
Cited documents2014102
Cited documents2015104
Cited documents201699
Cited documents201796
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