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Current Opinion in Ophthalmology

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)
Ophthalmology
PublisherLippincott Williams & Wilkins Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN10408738, 15317021
Coverage1990-ongoing
Scope This reader-friendly, bimonthly resource provides a powerful, broad-based perspective on the most important advances from throughout the world literature. Featuring renowned guest editors and focusing exclusively on one or two topics, every issue of Current Opinion in Ophthalmology delivers unvarnished, expert assessments of developments from the previous year. Insightful editorials and on-the-mark invited reviews cover key subjects such as cataract surgery and lens implantation; glaucoma; retinal, vitreous and macular disorders; corneal and external disorders; refractive surgery; oculoplastic and orbital surgery; neuro-ophthalmology; and ocular manifestations of systemic disease.

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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
Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Ophthalmology1999Q3
Ophthalmology2000Q2
Ophthalmology2001Q2
Ophthalmology2002Q1
Ophthalmology2003Q1
Ophthalmology2004Q1
Ophthalmology2005Q1
Ophthalmology2006Q1
Ophthalmology2007Q1
Ophthalmology2008Q1
Ophthalmology2009Q1
Ophthalmology2010Q1
Ophthalmology2011Q1
Ophthalmology2012Q1
Ophthalmology2013Q1
Ophthalmology2014Q1
Ophthalmology2015Q1
Ophthalmology2016Q1
Ophthalmology2017Q1
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
19990.320
20000.429
20010.581
20020.763
20030.810
20040.975
20051.032
20061.277
20071.472
20081.612
20091.767
20101.809
20111.703
20121.710
20131.588
20141.557
20151.785
20161.788
20171.434
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)19990.343
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.585
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.912
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.153
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.541
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.859
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.052
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.638
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.894
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20083.284
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.468
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.704
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.494
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.407
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.457
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.571
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.732
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.563
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.211
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.343
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.599
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.988
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.276
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.605
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.870
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.659
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20073.131
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20083.248
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.535
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.573
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20113.367
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.356
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.516
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.628
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.620
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.040
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.265
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.675
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.110
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.267
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.596
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.629
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.803
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.770
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.846
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20083.244
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20093.101
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20103.107
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.299
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.030
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.357
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.407
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.567
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.497
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.833
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 Cites199913
Self Cites200013
Self Cites200118
Self Cites200215
Self Cites200320
Self Cites200426
Self Cites200519
Self Cites200620
Self Cites200722
Self Cites200813
Self Cites200922
Self Cites201019
Self Cites201116
Self Cites201224
Self Cites201327
Self Cites201437
Self Cites201530
Self Cites201620
Self Cites201726
Total Cites199987
Total Cites2000148
Total Cites2001248
Total Cites2002314
Total Cites2003374
Total Cites2004417
Total Cites2005466
Total Cites2006561
Total Cites2007692
Total Cites2008695
Total Cites2009852
Total Cites2010879
Total Cites2011835
Total Cites2012849
Total Cites2013872
Total Cites2014918
Total Cites2015902
Total Cites2016905
Total Cites2017751
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 document19990.291
External Cites per document20000.547
External Cites per document20010.916
External Cites per document20021.215
External Cites per document20031.519
External Cites per document20041.753
External Cites per document20051.987
External Cites per document20062.564
External Cites per document20073.032
External Cites per document20083.187
External Cites per document20093.444
External Cites per document20103.496
External Cites per document20113.302
External Cites per document20123.261
External Cites per document20133.407
External Cites per document20143.482
External Cites per document20153.545
External Cites per document20163.540
External Cites per document20172.935
Cites per document19990.343
Cites per document20000.599
Cites per document20010.988
Cites per document20021.276
Cites per document20031.605
Cites per document20041.870
Cites per document20052.071
Cites per document20062.659
Cites per document20073.131
Cites per document20083.248
Cites per document20093.535
Cites per document20103.573
Cites per document20113.367
Cites per document20123.356
Cites per document20133.516
Cites per document20143.628
Cites per document20153.667
Cites per document20163.620
Cites per document20173.040
% 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
19993.37
20005.68
20014.60
20021.41
20038.11
20045.26
20059.23
200610.00
20079.41
20087.95
200914.58
20107.95
201110.75
201211.49
201315.56
201419.28
201515.38
201615.29
201718.18
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 documents199914
Non-citable documents200021
Non-citable documents200121
Non-citable documents200218
Non-citable documents200313
Non-citable documents20049
Non-citable documents200515
Non-citable documents200623
Non-citable documents200729
Non-citable documents200826
Non-citable documents200922
Non-citable documents201023
Non-citable documents201124
Non-citable documents201224
Non-citable documents201320
Non-citable documents201417
Non-citable documents201514
Non-citable documents201614
Non-citable documents201712
Citable documents1999254
Citable documents2000247
Citable documents2001251
Citable documents2002246
Citable documents2003233
Citable documents2004223
Citable documents2005225
Citable documents2006211
Citable documents2007221
Citable documents2008214
Citable documents2009241
Citable documents2010246
Citable documents2011248
Citable documents2012253
Citable documents2013248
Citable documents2014253
Citable documents2015246
Citable documents2016250
Citable documents2017247
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 documents1999217
Uncited documents2000189
Uncited documents2001154
Uncited documents2002138
Uncited documents2003102
Uncited documents200491
Uncited documents200590
Uncited documents200671
Uncited documents200782
Uncited documents200881
Uncited documents200972
Uncited documents201077
Uncited documents201173
Uncited documents201276
Uncited documents201372
Uncited documents201461
Uncited documents201553
Uncited documents201654
Uncited documents201751
Cited documents199951
Cited documents200079
Cited documents2001118
Cited documents2002126
Cited documents2003144
Cited documents2004141
Cited documents2005150
Cited documents2006163
Cited documents2007168
Cited documents2008159
Cited documents2009191
Cited documents2010192
Cited documents2011199
Cited documents2012201
Cited documents2013196
Cited documents2014209
Cited documents2015207
Cited documents2016210
Cited documents2017208
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