Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Literature and medicine

CountryUnited States
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Literature and Literary Theory

Social Sciences
Health (social science)
PublisherThe Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication typeJournals
ISSN02789671, 10806571
Scope Literature and Medicine is a journal devoted to exploring interfaces between literary and medical knowledge and understanding. Issues of illness, health, medical science, violence, and the body are examined through literary and cultural texts. Our readership includes scholars of literature, history, and critical theory, as well as health professionals. (source)

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.

Health (social science)1999Q4
Health (social science)2000Q4
Health (social science)2001Q3
Health (social science)2002Q3
Health (social science)2003Q4
Health (social science)2004Q4
Health (social science)2005Q4
Health (social science)2006Q3
Health (social science)2007Q3
Health (social science)2008Q4
Health (social science)2009Q3
Health (social science)2010Q3
Health (social science)2011Q4
Health (social science)2012Q4
Health (social science)2013Q4
Health (social science)2014Q3
Health (social science)2015Q4
Health (social science)2016Q4
Health (social science)2017Q4
Literature and Literary Theory1999Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2000Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2001Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2002Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2003Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2004Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2005Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2006Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2007Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2008Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2009Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2010Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2011Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2012Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2013Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2014Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2015Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2016Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2017Q1

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)19990.073
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.094
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.185
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.222
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.224
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.328
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.175
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.229
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.558
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.402
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.478
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.375
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.205
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.447
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.447
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.271
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.319
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.225
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.325
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.073
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.103
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.195
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.200
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.261
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.233
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.160
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.523
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.290
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.449
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.179
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.227
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.452
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.281
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.271
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.226
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.218
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.344
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.074
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.077
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.179
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.161
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.233
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.219
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.225
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.378
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.190
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.281
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.108
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.154
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.175
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 Cites20000
Self Cites20010
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20041
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20067
Self Cites20071
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20093
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20112
Self Cites20123
Self Cites20131
Self Cites20143
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20162
Self Cites20172
Total Cites19993
Total Cites20004
Total Cites20018
Total Cites20028
Total Cites200312
Total Cites200410
Total Cites20058
Total Cites200613
Total Cites200734
Total Cites200818
Total Cites200922
Total Cites20107
Total Cites20115
Total Cites201214
Total Cites20139
Total Cites201413
Total Cites201512
Total Cites201612
Total Cites201721
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 document19990.073
External Cites per document20000.103
External Cites per document20010.195
External Cites per document20020.200
External Cites per document20030.261
External Cites per document20040.209
External Cites per document20050.160
External Cites per document20060.115
External Cites per document20070.508
External Cites per document20080.290
External Cites per document20090.388
External Cites per document20100.179
External Cites per document20110.136
External Cites per document20120.355
External Cites per document20130.250
External Cites per document20140.208
External Cites per document20150.208
External Cites per document20160.182
External Cites per document20170.311
Cites per document19990.073
Cites per document20000.103
Cites per document20010.195
Cites per document20020.200
Cites per document20030.261
Cites per document20040.233
Cites per document20050.160
Cites per document20060.250
Cites per document20070.523
Cites per document20080.290
Cites per document20090.449
Cites per document20100.179
Cites per document20110.227
Cites per document20120.452
Cites per document20130.281
Cites per document20140.271
Cites per document20150.226
Cites per document20160.218
Cites per document20170.344
% 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 documents19992
Non-citable documents20001
Non-citable documents20012
Non-citable documents20023
Non-citable documents20035
Non-citable documents20045
Non-citable documents20058
Non-citable documents20066
Non-citable documents20078
Non-citable documents20086
Non-citable documents20096
Non-citable documents20106
Non-citable documents20114
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents20134
Non-citable documents20146
Non-citable documents20155
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20172
Citable documents199941
Citable documents200039
Citable documents200141
Citable documents200240
Citable documents200346
Citable documents200443
Citable documents200550
Citable documents200652
Citable documents200765
Citable documents200862
Citable documents200949
Citable documents201039
Citable documents201122
Citable documents201231
Citable documents201332
Citable documents201448
Citable documents201553
Citable documents201655
Citable documents201761
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 documents199940
Uncited documents200037
Uncited documents200138
Uncited documents200235
Uncited documents200345
Uncited documents200441
Uncited documents200550
Uncited documents200650
Uncited documents200756
Uncited documents200854
Uncited documents200939
Uncited documents201039
Uncited documents201121
Uncited documents201225
Uncited documents201328
Uncited documents201444
Uncited documents201550
Uncited documents201647
Uncited documents201749
Cited documents19993
Cited documents20003
Cited documents20015
Cited documents20028
Cited documents20036
Cited documents20047
Cited documents20058
Cited documents20068
Cited documents200717
Cited documents200814
Cited documents200916
Cited documents20106
Cited documents20115
Cited documents201211
Cited documents20138
Cited documents201410
Cited documents20158
Cited documents201611
Cited documents201714
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