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American Journal of Law and Medicine

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
28
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)

Social Sciences
Health (social science)
Law
Publisher SAGE Publications Inc.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00988588, 2375835X
Coverage1975-2019
Scope The American Journal of Law & Medicine (AJLM) encourages the submission of manuscripts on a wide range of medico-legal topics. Acceptable subjects include health law and policy; legal, ethical, social and economic aspects of medical practice, education and research; health insurance; and other issues involving the relationship of the life sciences to the social sciences and humanities. AJLM is interdisciplinary.

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Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Health (social science)1999Q1
Health (social science)2000Q1
Health (social science)2001Q1
Health (social science)2002Q2
Health (social science)2003Q1
Health (social science)2004Q1
Health (social science)2005Q2
Health (social science)2006Q3
Health (social science)2007Q2
Health (social science)2008Q2
Health (social science)2009Q2
Health (social science)2010Q2
Health (social science)2011Q2
Health (social science)2012Q2
Health (social science)2013Q2
Health (social science)2014Q2
Health (social science)2015Q3
Health (social science)2016Q2
Health (social science)2017Q3
Health (social science)2018Q3
Health (social science)2019Q3
Law1999Q1
Law2000Q1
Law2001Q1
Law2002Q1
Law2003Q1
Law2004Q1
Law2005Q1
Law2006Q2
Law2007Q1
Law2008Q2
Law2009Q2
Law2010Q2
Law2011Q2
Law2012Q2
Law2013Q2
Law2014Q2
Law2015Q2
Law2016Q2
Law2017Q3
Law2018Q3
Law2019Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q3
SJR

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.

YearSJR
19990.576
20000.653
20010.760
20020.380
20030.827
20040.594
20050.461
20060.275
20070.330
20080.273
20090.449
20100.387
20110.392
20120.498
20130.407
20140.484
20150.290
20160.381
20170.204
20180.224
20190.325
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)19991.043
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.161
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.639
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.063
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.190
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.957
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.435
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.074
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.971
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.809
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.507
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.771
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.597
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.387
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.388
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.911
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.979
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.918
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.838
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.713
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.010
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19991.043
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.289
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20012.044
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.102
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.104
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.943
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.255
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.852
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.837
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.923
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.673
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.926
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.340
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.345
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.299
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.903
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.959
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.684
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.843
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.014
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.933
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.655
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20012.387
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.647
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.438
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.943
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.054
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.909
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.886
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.722
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.050
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.245
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.780
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.128
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.511
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.769
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.702
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.889
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites19993
Self Cites20008
Self Cites20017
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20031
Self Cites20041
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20083
Self Cites20099
Self Cites20104
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20129
Self Cites20132
Self Cites20141
Self Cites20153
Self Cites20162
Self Cites20171
Self Cites20182
Self Cites20190
Total Cites199949
Total Cites200058
Total Cites200192
Total Cites200254
Total Cites200353
Total Cites200450
Total Cites200564
Total Cites200646
Total Cites200741
Total Cites200848
Total Cites200987
Total Cites2010104
Total Cites201171
Total Cites201278
Total Cites201387
Total Cites201465
Total Cites201571
Total Cites201670
Total Cites201752
Total Cites201859
Total Cites201975
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19990.979
External Cites per document20001.111
External Cites per document20011.889
External Cites per document20021.102
External Cites per document20031.083
External Cites per document20040.925
External Cites per document20051.255
External Cites per document20060.852
External Cites per document20070.837
External Cites per document20080.865
External Cites per document20091.500
External Cites per document20101.852
External Cites per document20111.340
External Cites per document20121.190
External Cites per document20131.269
External Cites per document20140.889
External Cites per document20150.919
External Cites per document20160.971
External Cites per document20170.671
External Cites per document20180.814
External Cites per document20191.014
Cites per document19991.043
Cites per document20001.289
Cites per document20012.044
Cites per document20021.102
Cites per document20031.104
Cites per document20040.943
Cites per document20051.255
Cites per document20060.852
Cites per document20070.837
Cites per document20080.923
Cites per document20091.673
Cites per document20101.926
Cites per document20111.340
Cites per document20121.345
Cites per document20131.299
Cites per document20140.903
Cites per document20150.959
Cites per document20161.000
Cites per document20170.684
Cites per document20180.843
Cites per document20191.014
% 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
19990.00
20000.00
20010.00
20020.00
200319.05
200421.05
200510.53
200611.11
20073.85
200820.00
200918.52
20100.00
20110.00
20120.00
20130.00
20140.00
20153.85
20166.90
20179.09
20183.45
20199.52
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents19996
Non-citable documents20009
Non-citable documents200112
Non-citable documents20026
Non-citable documents20036
Non-citable documents20043
Non-citable documents20056
Non-citable documents20065
Non-citable documents20077
Non-citable documents200811
Non-citable documents200912
Non-citable documents201019
Non-citable documents201114
Non-citable documents201214
Non-citable documents201310
Non-citable documents20148
Non-citable documents20155
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20187
Non-citable documents20196
Citable documents199947
Citable documents200045
Citable documents200145
Citable documents200249
Citable documents200348
Citable documents200453
Citable documents200551
Citable documents200654
Citable documents200749
Citable documents200852
Citable documents200952
Citable documents201054
Citable documents201153
Citable documents201258
Citable documents201367
Citable documents201472
Citable documents201574
Citable documents201670
Citable documents201776
Citable documents201870
Citable documents201974
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents199926
Uncited documents200027
Uncited documents200125
Uncited documents200227
Uncited documents200328
Uncited documents200430
Uncited documents200529
Uncited documents200638
Uncited documents200733
Uncited documents200838
Uncited documents200927
Uncited documents201031
Uncited documents201131
Uncited documents201232
Uncited documents201340
Uncited documents201445
Uncited documents201551
Uncited documents201644
Uncited documents201751
Uncited documents201852
Uncited documents201944
Cited documents199927
Cited documents200027
Cited documents200132
Cited documents200228
Cited documents200326
Cited documents200426
Cited documents200528
Cited documents200621
Cited documents200723
Cited documents200825
Cited documents200937
Cited documents201042
Cited documents201136
Cited documents201240
Cited documents201337
Cited documents201435
Cited documents201528
Cited documents201629
Cited documents201728
Cited documents201825
Cited documents201936
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