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Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Researchopen access

Discontinued in Scopus as of 2018



Universities and research institutions in India
Media Ranking in India

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JCDR Research and Publications (Pvt) Limited



Publication type



0973709X, 2249782X


2009-2018, 2020-2021



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Specialties Covered: Anaesthesia, Anatomy, Animal Research, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Cardiology, Community, Dermatology, Dentistry, Education, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology, Ethics, Ear Nose and Throat, Forensic, Gastroenterology, Genetics, Haematology, Health Management and Policy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Intensive Care, Internal Medicine, Microbiology, Health Management and Policy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Intensive Care, Internal Medicine, Microbiology, Nephrology / Renal, Neurology and Neuro-Surgery, Nutrition, Nursing/Midwifery, Oncology, Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics and Neonatology Pharmacology, Physiology, Pathology, Plastic Surgery, Psychiatry/Mental Health, Rehabilitation / Physiotherapy, Radiology, Statistics, Surgery, Speech and Hearing (Audiology) 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.

Clinical Biochemistry2010Q4
Clinical Biochemistry2011Q4
Clinical Biochemistry2012Q4
Clinical Biochemistry2013Q4
Clinical Biochemistry2014Q4
Clinical Biochemistry2015Q3
Clinical Biochemistry2016Q3
Clinical Biochemistry2017Q3
Clinical Biochemistry2018Q3
Clinical Biochemistry2019Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)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.

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)20100.128
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.233
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.268
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.309
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.575
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.744
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.890
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.930
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.981
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.939
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.128
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.233
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.268
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.306
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.604
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.789
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.940
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.878
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.936
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.857
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.128
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.233
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.252
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.304
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.651
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.854
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.849
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.790
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.829
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.684
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 Cites201113
Self Cites201219
Self Cites201346
Self Cites201460
Self Cites2015133
Self Cites2016202
Self Cites2017201
Self Cites2018152
Self Cites20190
Total Cites20090
Total Cites201016
Total Cites201194
Total Cites2012212
Total Cites2013383
Total Cites20141144
Total Cites20152212
Total Cites20163604
Total Cites20174361
Total Cites20185157
Total Cites20194529
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 document20100.112
External Cites per document20110.201
External Cites per document20120.244
External Cites per document20130.269
External Cites per document20140.572
External Cites per document20150.742
External Cites per document20160.887
External Cites per document20170.837
External Cites per document20180.908
External Cites per document20190.857
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.128
Cites per document20110.233
Cites per document20120.268
Cites per document20130.306
Cites per document20140.604
Cites per document20150.789
Cites per document20160.940
Cites per document20170.878
Cites per document20180.936
Cites per document20190.857
% 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 documents201010
Non-citable documents201119
Non-citable documents201223
Non-citable documents201329
Non-citable documents201445
Non-citable documents201585
Non-citable documents2016138
Non-citable documents2017222
Non-citable documents2018278
Non-citable documents2019254
Citable documents20090
Citable documents2010115
Citable documents2011384
Citable documents2012768
Citable documents20131223
Citable documents20141850
Citable documents20152718
Citable documents20163698
Citable documents20174747
Citable documents20185234
Citable documents20195028
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 documents2010113
Uncited documents2011338
Uncited documents2012628
Uncited documents2013979
Uncited documents20141238
Uncited documents20151613
Uncited documents20162009
Uncited documents20172697
Uncited documents20182901
Uncited documents20193114
Cited documents20090
Cited documents201012
Cited documents201165
Cited documents2012163
Cited documents2013273
Cited documents2014657
Cited documents20151190
Cited documents20161827
Cited documents20172272
Cited documents20182611
Cited documents20192168
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