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Journal of Geriatric Oncology

Country Netherlands  - SIR icon
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Geriatrics and Gerontology
Publisher Elsevier Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN18794068, 18794076
Scope The Journal of Geriatric Oncology is an international, multidisciplinary journal which is focused on advancing research in the treatment and survivorship issues of older adults with cancer, as well as literature relevant to education and policy development in geriatric oncology. The journal welcomes the submission of manuscripts in the following categories: • Original research articles • Review articles • Clinical trials • Education and training articles • Short communications • Perspectives • Meeting reports • Letters to the Editor.


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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.

Geriatrics and Gerontology2011Q3
Geriatrics and Gerontology2012Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2013Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2014Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2015Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2016Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2017Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2018Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2019Q1

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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.151
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.343
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.845
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.096
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.758
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.260
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.298
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20193.313
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.151
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.343
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.886
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.214
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.919
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.531
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.356
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20193.195
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.151
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.321
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.137
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.451
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.576
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.227
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.671
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 Cites20100
Self Cites20111
Self Cites201214
Self Cites201315
Self Cites201437
Self Cites201536
Self Cites201656
Self Cites201782
Self Cites201871
Self Cites2019126
Total Cites20100
Total Cites201115
Total Cites201261
Total Cites2013133
Total Cites2014264
Total Cites2015352
Total Cites2016505
Total Cites2017618
Total Cites2018631
Total Cites2019738
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 document20100
External Cites per document20110.933
External Cites per document20120.887
External Cites per document20131.192
External Cites per document20141.621
External Cites per document20151.987
External Cites per document20162.595
External Cites per document20173.063
External Cites per document20182.979
External Cites per document20192.649
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20111.000
Cites per document20121.151
Cites per document20131.343
Cites per document20141.886
Cites per document20152.214
Cites per document20162.919
Cites per document20173.531
Cites per document20183.356
Cites per document20193.195
% 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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20123
Non-citable documents20139
Non-citable documents20148
Non-citable documents201511
Non-citable documents20168
Non-citable documents201718
Non-citable documents201818
Non-citable documents201924
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201115
Citable documents201253
Citable documents201399
Citable documents2014140
Citable documents2015159
Citable documents2016173
Citable documents2017175
Citable documents2018188
Citable documents2019231
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 documents20100
Uncited documents20118
Uncited documents201228
Uncited documents201350
Uncited documents201458
Uncited documents201562
Uncited documents201634
Uncited documents201742
Uncited documents201846
Uncited documents201962
Cited documents20100
Cited documents201110
Cited documents201228
Cited documents201358
Cited documents201490
Cited documents2015108
Cited documents2016147
Cited documents2017151
Cited documents2018160
Cited documents2019193
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