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Surgical Practice

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
8
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Surgery
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Inc.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN17441633, 17441625
Coverage2005-ongoing
Scope Surgical Practice is a peer-reviewed quarterly journal, which is dedicated to the art and science of advances in clinical practice and research in surgery. Surgical Practice publishes papers in all fields of surgery and surgery-related disciplines. It consists of sections of history, leading articles, reviews, original papers, discussion papers, education, case reports, short notes on surgical techniques and letters to the Editor.
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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
Surgery2002Q4
Surgery2003Q4
Surgery2004Q4
Surgery2005Q4
Surgery2006Q4
Surgery2007Q4
Surgery2008Q4
Surgery2009Q4
Surgery2010Q4
Surgery2011Q3
Surgery2012Q4
Surgery2013Q4
Surgery2014Q4
Surgery2015Q4
Surgery2016Q4
Surgery2017Q4
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
20020.115
20030.116
20040.105
20050.126
20060.122
20070.110
20080.134
20090.140
20100.120
20110.160
20120.117
20130.121
20140.125
20150.135
20160.153
20170.112
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)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.121
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.048
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.067
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.134
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.169
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.136
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.188
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.209
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.205
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.189
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.130
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.142
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.193
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.131
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.166
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.110
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.121
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.048
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.067
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.163
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.182
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.111
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.223
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.225
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.200
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.237
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.163
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.134
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.243
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.148
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.181
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.112
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.121
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.048
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.113
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.145
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.254
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.231
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.115
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.194
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.129
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.185
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.219
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.141
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.135
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 Cites20010
Self Cites20022
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20052
Self Cites20061
Self Cites20071
Self Cites20081
Self Cites20092
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20117
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20131
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20163
Self Cites20171
Total Cites20010
Total Cites20024
Total Cites20033
Total Cites20046
Total Cites200514
Total Cites200616
Total Cites200711
Total Cites200823
Total Cites200923
Total Cites201019
Total Cites201122
Total Cites201215
Total Cites201313
Total Cites201425
Total Cites201517
Total Cites201621
Total Cites201713
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 document20010
External Cites per document20020.061
External Cites per document20030.048
External Cites per document20040.067
External Cites per document20050.140
External Cites per document20060.170
External Cites per document20070.101
External Cites per document20080.214
External Cites per document20090.206
External Cites per document20100.189
External Cites per document20110.161
External Cites per document20120.152
External Cites per document20130.124
External Cites per document20140.243
External Cites per document20150.148
External Cites per document20160.155
External Cites per document20170.103
Cites per document20010.000
Cites per document20020.121
Cites per document20030.048
Cites per document20040.067
Cites per document20050.163
Cites per document20060.182
Cites per document20070.111
Cites per document20080.223
Cites per document20090.225
Cites per document20100.200
Cites per document20110.237
Cites per document20120.163
Cites per document20130.134
Cites per document20140.243
Cites per document20150.148
Cites per document20160.181
Cites per document20170.112
% 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
20013.03
20020.00
20030.00
20049.09
20050.00
20060.00
20074.76
20082.70
20090.00
20102.17
20112.56
20122.33
20130.00
20142.22
20152.38
20160.00
20177.50
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 documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20031
Non-citable documents20042
Non-citable documents20055
Non-citable documents20067
Non-citable documents20079
Non-citable documents200814
Non-citable documents200917
Non-citable documents201018
Non-citable documents201124
Non-citable documents201227
Non-citable documents201331
Non-citable documents201421
Non-citable documents201515
Non-citable documents201613
Non-citable documents201713
Citable documents20010
Citable documents200233
Citable documents200363
Citable documents200489
Citable documents200586
Citable documents200688
Citable documents200799
Citable documents2008103
Citable documents2009102
Citable documents201095
Citable documents201193
Citable documents201292
Citable documents201397
Citable documents2014103
Citable documents2015115
Citable documents2016116
Citable documents2017116
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 documents20010
Uncited documents200229
Uncited documents200361
Uncited documents200485
Uncited documents200581
Uncited documents200682
Uncited documents2007101
Uncited documents200899
Uncited documents2009100
Uncited documents201099
Uncited documents2011104
Uncited documents2012105
Uncited documents2013118
Uncited documents2014105
Uncited documents2015114
Uncited documents2016109
Uncited documents2017120
Cited documents20010
Cited documents20024
Cited documents20033
Cited documents20046
Cited documents200510
Cited documents200613
Cited documents20077
Cited documents200818
Cited documents200919
Cited documents201014
Cited documents201113
Cited documents201214
Cited documents201310
Cited documents201419
Cited documents201516
Cited documents201620
Cited documents20179
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