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Pharmacognosy Reviewsopen access

Country India  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of India
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Subject Area and CategoryAgricultural and Biological Sciences
Plant Science

Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics
Drug Discovery
PublisherMedknow Publications
Publication typeJournals
ISSN09762787, 09737847
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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.

Complementary and Alternative Medicine2010Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2011Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2012Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2013Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2014Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2015Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2016Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2017Q1
Drug Discovery2010Q4
Drug Discovery2011Q3
Drug Discovery2012Q2
Drug Discovery2013Q2
Drug Discovery2014Q2
Drug Discovery2015Q1
Drug Discovery2016Q1
Drug Discovery2017Q1
Plant Science2010Q4
Plant Science2011Q3
Plant Science2012Q2
Plant Science2013Q1
Plant Science2014Q1
Plant Science2015Q1
Plant Science2016Q1
Plant Science2017Q1

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)20100.244
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.429
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.076
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.168
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20144.155
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20154.770
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20164.511
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.897
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.244
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.429
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.076
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.889
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.074
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.815
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20164.448
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20174.871
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.244
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.510
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.535
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.935
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.636
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20164.619
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.023
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 Cites20101
Self Cites20111
Self Cites20124
Self Cites20131
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20152
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20178
Total Cites20090
Total Cites201010
Total Cites2011100
Total Cites2012191
Total Cites2013280
Total Cites2014209
Total Cites2015248
Total Cites2016298
Total Cites2017302
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 document20100.220
External Cites per document20111.414
External Cites per document20122.033
External Cites per document20133.875
External Cites per document20143.044
External Cites per document20153.785
External Cites per document20164.448
External Cites per document20174.742
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.244
Cites per document20111.429
Cites per document20122.076
Cites per document20133.889
Cites per document20143.074
Cites per document20153.815
Cites per document20164.448
Cites per document20174.871
% 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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20172
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201041
Citable documents201170
Citable documents201292
Citable documents201372
Citable documents201468
Citable documents201565
Citable documents201667
Citable documents201762
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 documents201034
Uncited documents201130
Uncited documents201224
Uncited documents201313
Uncited documents201416
Uncited documents20159
Uncited documents201613
Uncited documents20179
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20107
Cited documents201140
Cited documents201269
Cited documents201360
Cited documents201453
Cited documents201556
Cited documents201655
Cited documents201755
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