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Country India  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of India
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
PublisherMedknow Publications
Publication typeJournals
ISSN0974598X, 09702113
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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.

Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2010Q4
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2011Q3
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2012Q3
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2013Q3
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2014Q3
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2015Q3
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2016Q3
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2017Q3

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)20100.071
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.539
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.910
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.975
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.246
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.982
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.036
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.077
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.539
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.910
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.005
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.205
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.981
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.985
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.089
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.539
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.856
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.014
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.096
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.768
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.915
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.076
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 Cites20100
Self Cites20118
Self Cites201234
Self Cites201325
Self Cites201422
Self Cites201531
Self Cites201633
Self Cites201752
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20103
Total Cites201155
Total Cites2012152
Total Cites2013200
Total Cites2014241
Total Cites2015208
Total Cites2016256
Total Cites2017342
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 document20100.071
External Cites per document20110.461
External Cites per document20120.707
External Cites per document20130.879
External Cites per document20141.095
External Cites per document20150.835
External Cites per document20160.858
External Cites per document20170.924
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.071
Cites per document20110.539
Cites per document20120.910
Cites per document20131.005
Cites per document20141.205
Cites per document20150.981
Cites per document20160.985
Cites per document20171.089
% 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 documents20106
Non-citable documents201127
Non-citable documents201264
Non-citable documents2013102
Non-citable documents2014117
Non-citable documents2015138
Non-citable documents2016174
Non-citable documents2017217
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201042
Citable documents2011102
Citable documents2012167
Citable documents2013199
Citable documents2014200
Citable documents2015212
Citable documents2016260
Citable documents2017314
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 documents201045
Uncited documents201194
Uncited documents2012137
Uncited documents2013190
Uncited documents2014188
Uncited documents2015224
Uncited documents2016287
Uncited documents2017338
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20103
Cited documents201135
Cited documents201294
Cited documents2013111
Cited documents2014129
Cited documents2015126
Cited documents2016147
Cited documents2017193
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