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Pharmaceuticsopen access

Country Switzerland  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Switzerland
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Subject Area and CategoryPharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics
Pharmaceutical Science
PublisherMultidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
Publication typeJournals
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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.

Pharmaceutical Science2011Q2
Pharmaceutical Science2012Q2
Pharmaceutical Science2013Q2
Pharmaceutical Science2014Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2015Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2016Q1
Pharmaceutical 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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.857
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.351
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.658
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.439
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.240
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.688
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.957
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.857
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.351
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.658
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.692
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.895
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.963
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.851
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.857
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.351
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.831
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.324
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.070
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.614
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.672
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 Cites20110
Self Cites20123
Self Cites20131
Self Cites20144
Self Cites20152
Self Cites201620
Self Cites20175
Total Cites20100
Total Cites201124
Total Cites2012104
Total Cites2013184
Total Cites2014323
Total Cites2015304
Total Cites2016424
Total Cites2017389
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 document20110.857
External Cites per document20121.312
External Cites per document20131.649
External Cites per document20142.658
External Cites per document20152.876
External Cites per document20163.776
External Cites per document20173.802
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.857
Cites per document20121.351
Cites per document20131.658
Cites per document20142.692
Cites per document20152.895
Cites per document20163.963
Cites per document20173.851
% 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 documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20175
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201128
Citable documents201277
Citable documents2013111
Citable documents2014120
Citable documents2015105
Citable documents2016107
Citable documents2017101
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 documents201111
Uncited documents201229
Uncited documents201343
Uncited documents201431
Uncited documents201529
Uncited documents201613
Uncited documents201716
Cited documents20100
Cited documents201117
Cited documents201248
Cited documents201368
Cited documents201489
Cited documents201577
Cited documents201696
Cited documents201790
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