Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Medical device technology

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Advanstar Communications Inc.

H-Index

19

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

10486690

Coverage

1990-2009

Information

Homepage

Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q4
SJR

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.

YearSJR
19990.101
20000.119
20010.106
20020.118
20030.104
20040.111
20050.116
20060.121
20070.128
20080.116
20090.124
20100.113
20110.107
20120.104
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
199975
200092
200190
200299
200395
200488
2005103
200695
200772
200874
200958
20100
20110
20120
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)19990.050
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.106
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.089
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.125
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.056
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.082
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.151
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.202
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.156
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.154
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.147
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.191
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.220
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.050
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.096
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.081
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.121
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.057
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.085
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.160
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.161
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.154
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.159
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.174
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.147
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.212
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.103
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.049
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.092
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.054
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.126
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.053
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.093
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.175
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.105
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.096
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.132
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.144
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.129
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.103
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites19990
Self Cites20000
Self Cites20010
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Total Cites19997
Total Cites200017
Total Cites200118
Total Cites200231
Total Cites200316
Total Cites200424
Total Cites200545
Total Cites200646
Total Cites200744
Total Cites200843
Total Cites200942
Total Cites201030
Total Cites201128
Total Cites20126
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19990.050
External Cites per document20000.096
External Cites per document20010.082
External Cites per document20020.124
External Cites per document20030.058
External Cites per document20040.086
External Cites per document20050.160
External Cites per document20060.161
External Cites per document20070.154
External Cites per document20080.159
External Cites per document20090.174
External Cites per document20100.147
External Cites per document20110.212
External Cites per document20120.103
Cites per document19990.050
Cites per document20000.096
Cites per document20010.081
Cites per document20020.121
Cites per document20030.057
Cites per document20040.085
Cites per document20050.160
Cites per document20060.161
Cites per document20070.154
Cites per document20080.159
Cites per document20090.174
Cites per document20100.147
Cites per document20110.212
Cites per document20120.103
% 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
19990.00
20000.00
20010.00
20020.00
20030.00
20040.00
20050.00
20060.00
20070.00
20080.00
20090.00
20100
20110
20120
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20013
Non-citable documents20026
Non-citable documents20037
Non-citable documents20044
Non-citable documents20051
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Citable documents1999141
Citable documents2000177
Citable documents2001220
Citable documents2002251
Citable documents2003274
Citable documents2004280
Citable documents2005281
Citable documents2006286
Citable documents2007286
Citable documents2008270
Citable documents2009241
Citable documents2010204
Citable documents2011132
Citable documents201258
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents1999134
Uncited documents2000164
Uncited documents2001206
Uncited documents2002232
Uncited documents2003268
Uncited documents2004267
Uncited documents2005252
Uncited documents2006256
Uncited documents2007259
Uncited documents2008241
Uncited documents2009213
Uncited documents2010181
Uncited documents2011114
Uncited documents201254
Cited documents19997
Cited documents200013
Cited documents200117
Cited documents200225
Cited documents200313
Cited documents200417
Cited documents200530
Cited documents200630
Cited documents200727
Cited documents200829
Cited documents200928
Cited documents201023
Cited documents201118
Cited documents20124
Scimago Journal & Country Rank
Show this widget in your own website

Just copy the code below and paste within your html code:
SCImago Graphica
Explore, visually communicate and make sense of data with our new data visualization tool.
Metrics based on Scopus® data as of April 2022
Loading comments…

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

The users of Scimago Journal & Country Rank have the possibility to dialogue through comments linked to a specific journal. The purpose is to have a forum in which general doubts about the processes of publication in the journal, experiences and other issues derived from the publication of papers are resolved. For topics on particular articles, maintain the dialogue through the usual channels with your editor.

Developed by:
Scimago Lab
Powered by:
Powered by scopus

Follow us on @ScimagoJR

Scimago Lab, Copyright 2007-2022. Data Source: Scopus®

Edit Cookie Consent