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Hepatitis Monthlyopen access

Country Netherlands  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Netherlands
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Infectious Diseases
PublisherKowsar Publishing Company
Publication typeJournals
ISSN17353408, 1735143X
Scope Hepatitis Monthly is a clinical journal which is informative to all practitioners like gastroenterologists, hepatologists and infectious disease specialists and internists. This authoritative clinical journal was founded by Professor Seyed-Moayed Alavian in 2002. The Journal context is devoted to the particular compilation of the latest worldwide and interdisciplinary approach and findings including original manuscripts, meta-analyses and reviews, health economic papers, debates and consensus statements of the clinical relevance of hepatological field especially liver diseases. In addition, consensus evidential reports not only highlight the new observations, original research, and results accompanied by innovative treatments and all the other relevant topics but also include highlighting disease mechanisms or important clinical observations and letters on articles published in the journal.


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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.

Infectious Diseases2008Q4
Infectious Diseases2009Q4
Infectious Diseases2010Q3
Infectious Diseases2011Q3
Infectious Diseases2012Q3
Infectious Diseases2013Q3
Infectious Diseases2014Q2
Infectious Diseases2015Q2
Infectious Diseases2016Q3
Infectious Diseases2017Q2
Infectious Diseases2018Q3

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)20080.552
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.625
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.083
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.967
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.481
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.017
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.337
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.150
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.187
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.573
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.552
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.625
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.083
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.427
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.140
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.364
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.438
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.144
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.343
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.580
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.552
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.625
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.962
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.241
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.404
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.092
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.292
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.475
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.897
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.379
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.651
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 Cites200810
Self Cites200917
Self Cites201031
Self Cites201193
Self Cites201254
Self Cites2013104
Self Cites201499
Self Cites201593
Self Cites2016100
Self Cites201779
Self Cites201853
Total Cites20070
Total Cites200816
Total Cites200945
Total Cites2010117
Total Cites2011244
Total Cites2012274
Total Cites2013535
Total Cites2014785
Total Cites2015773
Total Cites2016686
Total Cites2017724
Total Cites2018452
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 document20080.207
External Cites per document20090.389
External Cites per document20100.796
External Cites per document20111.238
External Cites per document20121.146
External Cites per document20131.724
External Cites per document20142.066
External Cites per document20152.145
External Cites per document20161.831
External Cites per document20172.087
External Cites per document20181.395
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20080.552
Cites per document20090.625
Cites per document20101.083
Cites per document20112.000
Cites per document20121.427
Cites per document20132.140
Cites per document20142.364
Cites per document20152.438
Cites per document20162.144
Cites per document20172.343
Cites per document20181.580
% 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 documents20088
Non-citable documents200917
Non-citable documents201024
Non-citable documents201133
Non-citable documents201285
Non-citable documents2013107
Non-citable documents2014124
Non-citable documents201575
Non-citable documents201654
Non-citable documents201730
Non-citable documents201827
Citable documents20070
Citable documents200829
Citable documents200972
Citable documents2010108
Citable documents2011122
Citable documents2012192
Citable documents2013250
Citable documents2014332
Citable documents2015317
Citable documents2016320
Citable documents2017309
Citable documents2018286
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 documents200826
Uncited documents200963
Uncited documents201076
Uncited documents201162
Uncited documents2012150
Uncited documents2013140
Uncited documents2014172
Uncited documents2015105
Uncited documents2016124
Uncited documents201796
Uncited documents2018122
Cited documents20070
Cited documents200811
Cited documents200926
Cited documents201056
Cited documents201193
Cited documents2012127
Cited documents2013217
Cited documents2014284
Cited documents2015287
Cited documents2016250
Cited documents2017243
Cited documents2018191
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