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Chinese Journal of Integrative Medicine

Country China  - SIR icon
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)
Pharmacology (medical)
Publisher Chinese Journal of Integrated Traditional and Western Medicine Press
Publication typeJournals
Coverage2003, 2005-2020
Scope Chinese Journal of Integrative Medicine seeks to promote international communication and exchange on integrative medicine as well as complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and provide a rapid forum for the dissemination of scientific articles focusing on the latest developments and trends as well as experiences and achievements on integrative medicine or CAM in clinical practice, scientific research, education and healthcare.


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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.

Complementary and Alternative Medicine1999Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2006Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2007Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2008Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2009Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2010Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2011Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2012Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2013Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2014Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2015Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2016Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2017Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2018Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2019Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q3
Pharmacology (medical)1999Q4
Pharmacology (medical)2006Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2007Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2008Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2009Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2010Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2011Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2012Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2013Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2014Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2015Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2016Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2017Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2018Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2019Q3

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.

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)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.254
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.321
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.308
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.356
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.553
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.722
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.125
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.324
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.351
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.415
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.214
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.206
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.314
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.434
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.254
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.331
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.308
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.391
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.579
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.783
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.160
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.406
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.425
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.354
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.084
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.164
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.418
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.460
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.269
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.331
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.313
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.321
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.567
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.753
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.156
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.473
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.398
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.184
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.945
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.187
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.364
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.384
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 Cites19990
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20075
Self Cites20084
Self Cites20094
Self Cites201016
Self Cites201155
Self Cites201236
Self Cites201320
Self Cites201483
Self Cites201557
Self Cites201635
Self Cites201723
Self Cites201845
Self Cites201968
Total Cites19990
Total Cites20030
Total Cites20050
Total Cites200618
Total Cites200743
Total Cites200862
Total Cites200977
Total Cites2010132
Total Cites2011195
Total Cites2012391
Total Cites2013540
Total Cites2014620
Total Cites2015589
Total Cites2016450
Total Cites2017468
Total Cites2018553
Total Cites2019597
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 document19990.000
External Cites per document20030
External Cites per document20050.000
External Cites per document20060.254
External Cites per document20070.292
External Cites per document20080.289
External Cites per document20090.371
External Cites per document20100.509
External Cites per document20110.562
External Cites per document20121.053
External Cites per document20131.354
External Cites per document20141.234
External Cites per document20151.223
External Cites per document20161.000
External Cites per document20171.107
External Cites per document20181.303
External Cites per document20191.293
Cites per document19990.000
Cites per document20030.000
Cites per document20050.000
Cites per document20060.254
Cites per document20070.331
Cites per document20080.308
Cites per document20090.391
Cites per document20100.579
Cites per document20110.783
Cites per document20121.160
Cites per document20131.406
Cites per document20141.425
Cites per document20151.354
Cites per document20161.084
Cites per document20171.164
Cites per document20181.418
Cites per document20191.460
% 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 documents19990
Non-citable documents20030
Non-citable documents20050
Non-citable documents20061
Non-citable documents20075
Non-citable documents20087
Non-citable documents20098
Non-citable documents20108
Non-citable documents201113
Non-citable documents201219
Non-citable documents201321
Non-citable documents201415
Non-citable documents20158
Non-citable documents201617
Non-citable documents201752
Non-citable documents201876
Non-citable documents201972
Citable documents19992
Citable documents20030
Citable documents20054
Citable documents200671
Citable documents2007130
Citable documents2008201
Citable documents2009197
Citable documents2010228
Citable documents2011249
Citable documents2012337
Citable documents2013384
Citable documents2014435
Citable documents2015435
Citable documents2016415
Citable documents2017402
Citable documents2018390
Citable documents2019409
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 documents19992
Uncited documents20030
Uncited documents20054
Uncited documents200658
Uncited documents2007108
Uncited documents2008161
Uncited documents2009149
Uncited documents2010148
Uncited documents2011151
Uncited documents2012166
Uncited documents2013188
Uncited documents2014179
Uncited documents2015182
Uncited documents2016205
Uncited documents2017209
Uncited documents2018202
Uncited documents2019201
Cited documents19990
Cited documents20030
Cited documents20050
Cited documents200614
Cited documents200727
Cited documents200847
Cited documents200956
Cited documents201088
Cited documents2011111
Cited documents2012190
Cited documents2013217
Cited documents2014271
Cited documents2015261
Cited documents2016227
Cited documents2017245
Cited documents2018264
Cited documents2019280
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