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Revista Chilena de Cirugiaopen access

Country Chile  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Chile
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Publisher Elsevier Doyma
Publication typeJournals
ISSN03793893, 07184026
Scope La Revista Chilena de Cirugía es un órgano de difusión del conocimiento y actividad quirúrgica. Su población objetivo son cirujanos, especialistas de otras áreas médicas, médicos generales y alumnos del área de la salud. Sirve a cirujanos y otros especialistas, para publicar artículos originales e inéditos sobre temas médicos, en particular artículos de investigación básica y clínica, artículos de revisión, entre otros. Buscan difundir y actualizar el conocimiento médico general y quirúrgico en particular. Se publica en forma bimestral. La Revista Chilena de Cirugía está afiliada y patrocinada por la Sociedad de Cirujanos de Chilese desde el año 1952.


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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)20090.100
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.179
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.170
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.150
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.196
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.162
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.190
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.131
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.107
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.108
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.123
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.100
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.179
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.170
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.127
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.152
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.157
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.189
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.130
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.089
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.106
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.126
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.179
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.151
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.080
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.164
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.193
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.098
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.082
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.090
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.143
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 Cites20091
Self Cites201017
Self Cites201131
Self Cites201220
Self Cites201324
Self Cites201425
Self Cites201521
Self Cites201621
Self Cites201712
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Total Cites20080
Total Cites200910
Total Cites201035
Total Cites201152
Total Cites201239
Total Cites201346
Total Cites201444
Total Cites201550
Total Cites201634
Total Cites201723
Total Cites201829
Total Cites201924
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 document20090.090
External Cites per document20100.092
External Cites per document20110.069
External Cites per document20120.062
External Cites per document20130.073
External Cites per document20140.068
External Cites per document20150.109
External Cites per document20160.050
External Cites per document20170.042
External Cites per document20180.106
External Cites per document20190.126
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.100
Cites per document20100.179
Cites per document20110.170
Cites per document20120.127
Cites per document20130.152
Cites per document20140.157
Cites per document20150.189
Cites per document20160.130
Cites per document20170.089
Cites per document20180.106
Cites per document20190.126
% 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 documents20099
Non-citable documents201017
Non-citable documents201124
Non-citable documents201227
Non-citable documents201328
Non-citable documents201435
Non-citable documents201546
Non-citable documents201660
Non-citable documents201755
Non-citable documents201840
Non-citable documents201919
Citable documents20080
Citable documents2009100
Citable documents2010195
Citable documents2011305
Citable documents2012308
Citable documents2013302
Citable documents2014280
Citable documents2015265
Citable documents2016261
Citable documents2017259
Citable documents2018273
Citable documents2019191
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 documents2009100
Uncited documents2010184
Uncited documents2011283
Uncited documents2012301
Uncited documents2013294
Uncited documents2014284
Uncited documents2015277
Uncited documents2016294
Uncited documents2017291
Uncited documents2018286
Uncited documents2019191
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20099
Cited documents201028
Cited documents201146
Cited documents201234
Cited documents201336
Cited documents201431
Cited documents201534
Cited documents201627
Cited documents201723
Cited documents201827
Cited documents201919
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