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International Journal of Emergency Medicineopen access


United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category


Springer London



Publication type



18651372, 18651380





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The International Journal of Emergency Medicine is a high-quality Open Access journal which aims to bring to light the various clinical advancements and research developments attained over the world, thus helping the specialty forge ahead. It is directed towards physicians and medical personnel undergoing training or working within the field of Emergency Medicine. Disciplines covered include interesting clinical cases, the latest evidence-based practice and research developments in Emergency Medicine, including emergency pediatrics. The International Journal of Emergency Medicine focuses on the practice of Emergency Medicine in a variety of settings, from urban emergency departments and rural clinics in the developing world, to humanitarian and disaster situations. It aims to shed light on international advances in practice, education and research, with a single common goal: to reduce suffering and promote excellence in patient care worldwide. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Emergency Medicine2010Q3
Emergency Medicine2011Q2
Emergency Medicine2012Q2
Emergency Medicine2013Q2
Emergency Medicine2014Q2
Emergency Medicine2015Q2
Emergency Medicine2016Q2
Emergency Medicine2017Q2
Emergency Medicine2018Q2
Emergency Medicine2019Q2
Emergency Medicine2020Q2

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.

Total Documents

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

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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.310
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.576
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.849
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.110
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.145
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.376
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.023
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.345
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.296
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.390
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.814
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.310
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.576
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.849
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.069
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.235
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.281
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.947
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.196
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.270
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.491
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.891
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.310
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.576
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.786
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.271
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.180
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.832
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.022
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.557
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.295
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.789
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20102
Self Cites20115
Self Cites20129
Self Cites20135
Self Cites20143
Self Cites20156
Self Cites20162
Self Cites20172
Self Cites20186
Self Cites20191
Self Cites20202
Total Cites20090
Total Cites201018
Total Cites201199
Total Cites2012208
Total Cites2013248
Total Cites2014200
Total Cites2015196
Total Cites2016160
Total Cites2017183
Total Cites2018155
Total Cites2019173
Total Cites2020242
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 document20090
External Cites per document20100.296
External Cites per document20110.570
External Cites per document20120.843
External Cites per document20131.070
External Cites per document20141.231
External Cites per document20151.397
External Cites per document20161.121
External Cites per document20171.448
External Cites per document20181.367
External Cites per document20191.522
External Cites per document20201.935
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.310
Cites per document20110.576
Cites per document20120.849
Cites per document20131.069
Cites per document20141.235
Cites per document20151.281
Cites per document20160.947
Cites per document20171.196
Cites per document20181.270
Cites per document20191.491
Cites per document20201.891
% 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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20104
Non-citable documents20117
Non-citable documents20129
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents201517
Non-citable documents201628
Non-citable documents201728
Non-citable documents201813
Non-citable documents20193
Non-citable documents20204
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201054
Citable documents2011165
Citable documents2012236
Citable documents2013227
Citable documents2014160
Citable documents2015136
Citable documents2016141
Citable documents2017125
Citable documents2018109
Citable documents2019113
Citable documents2020124
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 documents20090
Uncited documents201047
Uncited documents2011119
Uncited documents2012133
Uncited documents2013108
Uncited documents201471
Uncited documents201569
Uncited documents201689
Uncited documents201783
Uncited documents201857
Uncited documents201950
Uncited documents202043
Cited documents20090
Cited documents201011
Cited documents201153
Cited documents2012112
Cited documents2013124
Cited documents201491
Cited documents201584
Cited documents201680
Cited documents201770
Cited documents201865
Cited documents201966
Cited documents202085
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