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Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journalopen access

Discontinued in Scopus as of 2018



Universities and research institutions in Netherlands

Subject Area and Category


Kowsar Publishing Company



Publication type



20741804, 20741812




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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)2009Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q2
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.

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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.082
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.393
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.492
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.508
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.713
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.870
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.147
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.343
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.312
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.190
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.040
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.082
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.393
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.492
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.541
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.749
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.940
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.146
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.317
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.253
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.980
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.850
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.082
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.393
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.497
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.491
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.724
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.898
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.082
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.225
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.963
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.745
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.480
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 Cites20080
Self Cites20093
Self Cites201040
Self Cites201134
Self Cites201225
Self Cites201320
Self Cites201448
Self Cites201528
Self Cites201661
Self Cites201756
Self Cites201823
Self Cites20190
Total Cites20080
Total Cites20095
Total Cites201055
Total Cites2011123
Total Cites2012165
Total Cites2013278
Total Cites2014440
Total Cites2015754
Total Cites2016997
Total Cites20171059
Total Cites2018781
Total Cites2019614
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 document20080
External Cites per document20090.033
External Cites per document20100.107
External Cites per document20110.356
External Cites per document20120.459
External Cites per document20130.695
External Cites per document20140.838
External Cites per document20151.103
External Cites per document20161.236
External Cites per document20171.187
External Cites per document20180.951
External Cites per document20190.850
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.082
Cites per document20100.393
Cites per document20110.492
Cites per document20120.541
Cites per document20130.749
Cites per document20140.940
Cites per document20151.146
Cites per document20161.317
Cites per document20171.253
Cites per document20180.980
Cites per document20190.850
% 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 documents20080
Non-citable documents20098
Non-citable documents201022
Non-citable documents201139
Non-citable documents201277
Non-citable documents201395
Non-citable documents2014115
Non-citable documents201577
Non-citable documents201646
Non-citable documents201720
Non-citable documents201823
Non-citable documents201930
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200961
Citable documents2010140
Citable documents2011250
Citable documents2012305
Citable documents2013371
Citable documents2014468
Citable documents2015658
Citable documents2016757
Citable documents2017845
Citable documents2018797
Citable documents2019722
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 documents20080
Uncited documents200967
Uncited documents2010123
Uncited documents2011219
Uncited documents2012277
Uncited documents2013294
Uncited documents2014346
Uncited documents2015357
Uncited documents2016334
Uncited documents2017375
Uncited documents2018425
Uncited documents2019432
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20092
Cited documents201039
Cited documents201170
Cited documents2012105
Cited documents2013172
Cited documents2014237
Cited documents2015378
Cited documents2016469
Cited documents2017490
Cited documents2018395
Cited documents2019320
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