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Hepatology International

Country India  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of India
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
PublisherSpringer India
Publication typeJournals
ISSN19360533, 19360541
Scope Hepatology International is the official journal of the Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver (APASL). This is a peer-reviewed journal featuring articles written by clinicians, clinical researchers and basic scientists is dedicated to research and patient care issues in hepatology. This journal will focus mainly on new and emerging technologies, cutting-edge science and advances in liver and biliary disorders.


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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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.403
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.055
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.428
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.608
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.490
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.395
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.780
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.272
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.838
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.817
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.403
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.055
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20113.428
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.293
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.050
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.824
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.705
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.805
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.519
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20184.380
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.403
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20103.055
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.859
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.757
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.336
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.743
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.108
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.197
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.127
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20185.399
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 Cites20080
Self Cites200912
Self Cites201010
Self Cites201112
Self Cites20128
Self Cites201326
Self Cites201412
Self Cites201513
Self Cites201622
Self Cites201724
Self Cites201837
Total Cites20080
Total Cites200994
Total Cites2010336
Total Cites2011545
Total Cites2012494
Total Cites2013485
Total Cites2014447
Total Cites2015450
Total Cites2016509
Total Cites2017827
Total Cites2018933
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 document20080
External Cites per document20091.224
External Cites per document20102.964
External Cites per document20113.352
External Cites per document20123.240
External Cites per document20132.887
External Cites per document20141.776
External Cites per document20151.655
External Cites per document20161.727
External Cites per document20173.417
External Cites per document20184.207
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20091.403
Cites per document20103.055
Cites per document20113.428
Cites per document20123.293
Cites per document20133.050
Cites per document20141.824
Cites per document20151.705
Cites per document20161.805
Cites per document20173.519
Cites per document20184.380
% 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 documents20080
Non-citable documents200913
Non-citable documents201014
Non-citable documents201119
Non-citable documents20126
Non-citable documents20137
Non-citable documents20146
Non-citable documents201517
Non-citable documents201625
Non-citable documents201734
Non-citable documents201832
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200967
Citable documents2010110
Citable documents2011159
Citable documents2012150
Citable documents2013159
Citable documents2014245
Citable documents2015264
Citable documents2016282
Citable documents2017235
Citable documents2018213
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 documents20080
Uncited documents200957
Uncited documents201044
Uncited documents201150
Uncited documents201234
Uncited documents201357
Uncited documents2014125
Uncited documents2015148
Uncited documents2016121
Uncited documents201771
Uncited documents201864
Cited documents20080
Cited documents200923
Cited documents201080
Cited documents2011128
Cited documents2012122
Cited documents2013109
Cited documents2014126
Cited documents2015133
Cited documents2016186
Cited documents2017198
Cited documents2018181
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