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Gastroenterology and Hepatology from Bed to Bench

Country Iran  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Iran
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
PublisherShahid Beheshti Medical University
Publication typeJournals
ISSN20084234, 20082258
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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.


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)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.788
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.575
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.389
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.145
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.756
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.185
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.788
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.575
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.389
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.254
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.961
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.456
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.788
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.575
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.366
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.395
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.520
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.301
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 Cites20110
Self Cites201212
Self Cites201317
Self Cites20147
Self Cites201521
Self Cites201640
Self Cites201766
Total Cites20110
Total Cites201226
Total Cites201342
Total Cites201449
Total Cites2015158
Total Cites2016251
Total Cites2017334
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 document20110
External Cites per document20120.424
External Cites per document20130.342
External Cites per document20140.333
External Cites per document20151.087
External Cites per document20161.648
External Cites per document20171.971
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.788
Cites per document20130.575
Cites per document20140.389
Cites per document20151.254
Cites per document20161.961
Cites per document20172.456
% 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 documents20110
Non-citable documents20127
Non-citable documents201310
Non-citable documents201414
Non-citable documents201510
Non-citable documents201622
Non-citable documents201724
Citable documents20110
Citable documents201233
Citable documents201373
Citable documents2014126
Citable documents2015126
Citable documents2016128
Citable documents2017136
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 documents20110
Uncited documents201227
Uncited documents201358
Uncited documents2014103
Uncited documents201559
Uncited documents201656
Uncited documents201756
Cited documents20110
Cited documents201213
Cited documents201325
Cited documents201437
Cited documents201577
Cited documents201694
Cited documents2017104
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