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Orthopaedics and Traumatology: Surgery and Research

Country France  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of France
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
PublisherElsevier Masson
Publication typeJournals
Scope After 118 years, the Revue de Chirurgie orthopédique implements a decisive step in its development, aiming at increasing its audience and reputation among non-French speaking scientists and practitioners. Orthopaedics & Traumatology: Surgery & Research (OTSR) publishes original scientific work in English related to all domains of orthopaedics. Original articles, case reports, and technical notes are published in English in electronic form only and indexed in main international databases.


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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.

Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2010Q2
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2011Q2
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2012Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2013Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2014Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2015Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2016Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2017Q1

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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.862
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.367
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.573
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.911
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.128
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.241
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.317
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.171
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.862
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.367
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.573
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.764
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.063
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.185
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.155
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.947
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.862
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.367
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.312
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.596
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.963
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.904
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.932
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.679
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 Cites201011
Self Cites201143
Self Cites201273
Self Cites201376
Self Cites201496
Self Cites2015120
Self Cites2016135
Self Cites2017142
Total Cites20090
Total Cites2010106
Total Cites2011384
Total Cites2012692
Total Cites2013859
Total Cites20141056
Total Cites20151278
Total Cites20161375
Total Cites20171332
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 document20100.772
External Cites per document20111.214
External Cites per document20121.407
External Cites per document20131.608
External Cites per document20141.875
External Cites per document20151.979
External Cites per document20161.944
External Cites per document20171.740
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.862
Cites per document20111.367
Cites per document20121.573
Cites per document20131.764
Cites per document20142.063
Cites per document20152.185
Cites per document20162.155
Cites per document20171.947
% 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 documents20101
Non-citable documents201111
Non-citable documents201235
Non-citable documents201345
Non-citable documents201447
Non-citable documents201539
Non-citable documents201645
Non-citable documents201751
Citable documents20090
Citable documents2010123
Citable documents2011281
Citable documents2012440
Citable documents2013487
Citable documents2014512
Citable documents2015585
Citable documents2016638
Citable documents2017684
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 documents201072
Uncited documents2011136
Uncited documents2012224
Uncited documents2013204
Uncited documents2014187
Uncited documents2015209
Uncited documents2016229
Uncited documents2017271
Cited documents20090
Cited documents201052
Cited documents2011156
Cited documents2012251
Cited documents2013328
Cited documents2014372
Cited documents2015415
Cited documents2016454
Cited documents2017464
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