Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Spine

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Ltd.

H-Index

266

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

03622436, 15281159

Coverage

1976-2021

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

lorettapickett06@gmail.com​

Scope

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is a leading international publisher of professional health information for physicians, nurses, specialized clinicians and students. For a complete listing of titles currently published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins and detailed information about print, online, and other offerings, please visit the LWW Online Store. Recognized internationally as the leading journal in its field, Spine is an international, peer-reviewed, bi-weekly periodical that considers for publication original articles in the field of Spine. It is the leading subspecialty journal for the treatment of spinal disorders. Only original papers are considered for publication with the understanding that they are contributed solely to Spine. The Journal does not publish articles reporting material that has been reported at length elsewhere. Join the conversation about this journal
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
Neurology (clinical)1999Q1
Neurology (clinical)2000Q1
Neurology (clinical)2001Q1
Neurology (clinical)2002Q1
Neurology (clinical)2003Q1
Neurology (clinical)2004Q1
Neurology (clinical)2005Q1
Neurology (clinical)2006Q1
Neurology (clinical)2007Q1
Neurology (clinical)2008Q1
Neurology (clinical)2009Q1
Neurology (clinical)2010Q1
Neurology (clinical)2011Q1
Neurology (clinical)2012Q1
Neurology (clinical)2013Q1
Neurology (clinical)2014Q1
Neurology (clinical)2015Q1
Neurology (clinical)2016Q1
Neurology (clinical)2017Q1
Neurology (clinical)2018Q1
Neurology (clinical)2019Q1
Neurology (clinical)2020Q1
Neurology (clinical)2021Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine1999Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2000Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2001Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2002Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2003Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2004Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2005Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2006Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2007Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2008Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2009Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2010Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2011Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2012Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2013Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2014Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2015Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2016Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2017Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2018Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2019Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2020Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2021Q1
Sports Science1999Q1
Sports Science2000Q1
Sports Science2001Q1
Sports Science2002Q1
Sports Science2003Q1
Sports Science2004Q1
Sports Science2005Q1
Sports Science2006Q1
Sports Science2007Q1
Sports Science2008Q1
Sports Science2009Q1
Sports Science2010Q1
Sports Science2011Q1
Sports Science2012Q1
Sports Science2013Q1
Sports Science2014Q1
Sports Science2015Q1
Sports Science2016Q1
Sports Science2017Q1
Sports Science2018Q1
Sports Science2019Q1
Sports Science2020Q1
Sports Science2021Q1
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
19991.070
20001.319
20011.078
20021.336
20031.220
20041.349
20051.285
20061.536
20071.534
20081.781
20091.785
20101.709
20111.680
20121.730
20131.903
20141.920
20152.045
20162.070
20171.736
20181.742
20191.589
20201.657
20211.386
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
1999447
2000534
2001662
2002641
2003645
2004609
2005655
2006765
2007698
2008683
2009719
2010748
2011674
2012612
2013634
2014592
2015489
2016563
2017533
2018498
2019425
2020510
2021469
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)19992.054
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20002.670
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20012.635
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20022.806
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.972
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20043.065
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.985
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20063.340
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20073.286
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20083.431
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.520
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.298
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.046
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.279
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.198
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.256
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.216
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.242
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.317
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.361
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.930
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20203.309
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20213.202
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19992.054
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20002.512
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20012.372
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20022.626
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.803
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20042.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.753
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.091
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20073.092
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20083.295
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.021
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.746
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.987
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.946
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.161
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.091
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.064
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.001
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.146
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.772
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.114
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20213.050
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19991.790
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20002.062
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20012.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.298
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.267
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20042.291
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.313
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.706
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.782
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.831
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.975
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.581
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.254
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.445
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.736
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.875
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.762
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.549
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.736
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.865
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.515
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20202.977
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20212.735
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 Cites1999633
Self Cites2000774
Self Cites2001626
Self Cites2002777
Self Cites2003958
Self Cites2004716
Self Cites2005942
Self Cites20061124
Self Cites20071169
Self Cites20081017
Self Cites20091066
Self Cites2010950
Self Cites2011719
Self Cites2012770
Self Cites2013842
Self Cites2014780
Self Cites2015643
Self Cites2016592
Self Cites2017513
Self Cites2018459
Self Cites2019430
Self Cites2020296
Self Cites202170
Total Cites19992869
Total Cites20003424
Total Cites20013397
Total Cites20024315
Total Cites20035150
Total Cites20045195
Total Cites20055217
Total Cites20065901
Total Cites20076273
Total Cites20086978
Total Cites20096974
Total Cites20106345
Total Cites20115903
Total Cites20126395
Total Cites20135993
Total Cites20146069
Total Cites20155681
Total Cites20165255
Total Cites20174933
Total Cites20184987
Total Cites20194419
Total Cites20204534
Total Cites20214370
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 document19991.763
External Cites per document20002.163
External Cites per document20012.143
External Cites per document20022.392
External Cites per document20032.573
External Cites per document20042.657
External Cites per document20052.645
External Cites per document20062.871
External Cites per document20072.837
External Cites per document20083.108
External Cites per document20093.038
External Cites per document20102.839
External Cites per document20112.692
External Cites per document20122.925
External Cites per document20132.793
External Cites per document20143.014
External Cites per document20153.035
External Cites per document20163.018
External Cites per document20172.951
External Cites per document20183.103
External Cites per document20192.699
External Cites per document20203.130
External Cites per document20213.263
Cites per document19992.054
Cites per document20002.512
Cites per document20012.372
Cites per document20022.626
Cites per document20032.803
Cites per document20042.667
Cites per document20052.753
Cites per document20063.091
Cites per document20073.092
Cites per document20083.295
Cites per document20093.250
Cites per document20103.021
Cites per document20112.746
Cites per document20122.987
Cites per document20132.946
Cites per document20143.161
Cites per document20153.091
Cites per document20163.064
Cites per document20173.001
Cites per document20183.146
Cites per document20192.772
Cites per document20203.114
Cites per document20213.050
% 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
199910.07
200013.67
20018.31
20025.62
200310.85
200411.33
200515.73
200615.69
200717.48
200820.94
200917.52
201017.38
201119.29
201215.69
201316.25
201421.11
201522.49
201619.72
201717.07
201816.27
201919.06
202017.25
202125.16
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 documents1999129
Non-citable documents2000138
Non-citable documents2001139
Non-citable documents2002164
Non-citable documents2003208
Non-citable documents2004262
Non-citable documents2005279
Non-citable documents2006245
Non-citable documents2007230
Non-citable documents2008200
Non-citable documents2009201
Non-citable documents2010200
Non-citable documents2011224
Non-citable documents2012218
Non-citable documents2013190
Non-citable documents2014165
Non-citable documents2015178
Non-citable documents2016170
Non-citable documents2017146
Non-citable documents2018126
Non-citable documents2019116
Non-citable documents2020102
Non-citable documents2021115
Citable documents19991268
Citable documents20001225
Citable documents20011293
Citable documents20021479
Citable documents20031629
Citable documents20041686
Citable documents20051616
Citable documents20061664
Citable documents20071799
Citable documents20081918
Citable documents20091945
Citable documents20101900
Citable documents20111926
Citable documents20121923
Citable documents20131844
Citable documents20141755
Citable documents20151660
Citable documents20161545
Citable documents20171498
Citable documents20181459
Citable documents20191478
Citable documents20201354
Citable documents20211318
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 documents1999477
Uncited documents2000428
Uncited documents2001460
Uncited documents2002539
Uncited documents2003650
Uncited documents2004720
Uncited documents2005645
Uncited documents2006553
Uncited documents2007567
Uncited documents2008554
Uncited documents2009581
Uncited documents2010561
Uncited documents2011661
Uncited documents2012619
Uncited documents2013525
Uncited documents2014446
Uncited documents2015480
Uncited documents2016467
Uncited documents2017420
Uncited documents2018397
Uncited documents2019417
Uncited documents2020349
Uncited documents2021355
Cited documents1999920
Cited documents2000935
Cited documents2001972
Cited documents20021104
Cited documents20031187
Cited documents20041228
Cited documents20051250
Cited documents20061356
Cited documents20071462
Cited documents20081564
Cited documents20091565
Cited documents20101539
Cited documents20111489
Cited documents20121522
Cited documents20131509
Cited documents20141474
Cited documents20151358
Cited documents20161248
Cited documents20171224
Cited documents20181188
Cited documents20191177
Cited documents20201107
Cited documents20211078
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