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Multidisciplinary Respiratory Medicineopen access

Country Italy  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Italy
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
PublisherBioMed Central
Publication typeJournals
ISSN1828695X, 20496958
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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.

Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2009Q4
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2010Q4
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2011Q4
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2012Q3
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2013Q3
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2014Q3
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2015Q2
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2016Q2
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2017Q2

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)20090.086
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.102
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.027
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.140
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.484
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.981
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.659
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.887
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.823
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.086
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.102
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.027
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.197
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.629
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.209
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.931
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.918
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.853
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.086
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.102
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.038
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.170
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.729
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.457
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.879
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.010
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.870
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 Cites20097
Self Cites201010
Self Cites20111
Self Cites201212
Self Cites201312
Self Cites201412
Self Cites20159
Self Cites20164
Self Cites20172
Total Cites20080
Total Cites20097
Total Cites201013
Total Cites20115
Total Cites201229
Total Cites201390
Total Cites2014191
Total Cites2015338
Total Cites2016326
Total Cites2017252
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 document20090.000
External Cites per document20100.023
External Cites per document20110.022
External Cites per document20120.116
External Cites per document20130.545
External Cites per document20141.133
External Cites per document20151.880
External Cites per document20161.894
External Cites per document20171.838
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.086
Cites per document20100.102
Cites per document20110.027
Cites per document20120.197
Cites per document20130.629
Cites per document20141.209
Cites per document20151.931
Cites per document20161.918
Cites per document20171.853
% 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 documents200917
Non-citable documents201064
Non-citable documents201178
Non-citable documents201274
Non-citable documents201338
Non-citable documents201425
Non-citable documents201517
Non-citable documents20167
Non-citable documents20179
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200981
Citable documents2010128
Citable documents2011186
Citable documents2012147
Citable documents2013143
Citable documents2014158
Citable documents2015175
Citable documents2016170
Citable documents2017136
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 documents200993
Uncited documents2010180
Uncited documents2011259
Uncited documents2012195
Uncited documents2013131
Uncited documents201492
Uncited documents201574
Uncited documents201657
Uncited documents201759
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20095
Cited documents201012
Cited documents20115
Cited documents201226
Cited documents201350
Cited documents201491
Cited documents2015118
Cited documents2016120
Cited documents201786
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