Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journalopen access

Country

Oman

Universities and research institutions in Oman

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Sultan Qaboos University

Sultan Qaboos University in Scimago Institutions Rankings

H-Index

28

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

2075051X, 20750528

Coverage

2000-2003, 2006-2021

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

mjournal@squ.edu.om

Scope

Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal, an internationally peer-reviewed multidisciplinary journal, is published quarterly in print and online with free access to full text articles. Its aims are: to be an internationally recognised regional medium of biomedical communication; to encourage medical research and publication in Oman, the Gulf and further afield, and to create awareness of new developments among health professionals in Oman and beyond. Join the conversation about this journal
Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2020Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2021Q3
SJR

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.

YearSJR
20010.114
20020.124
20030.103
20040.107
20050.101
20060.109
20070.101
20080.105
20090.139
20100.125
20110.128
20120.155
20130.182
20140.258
20150.293
20160.335
20170.371
20180.332
20190.264
20200.258
20210.272
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
200033
200110
20029
200310
20040
20050
200624
200743
200857
200956
201074
201186
201283
2013116
2014101
2015106
201699
201798
2018111
201968
202084
2021113
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)20000.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.061
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.070
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.115
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.161
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.103
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.158
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.147
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.104
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.065
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.100
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.117
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.348
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.495
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.694
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.705
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.773
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.836
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.829
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.959
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.064
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20211.194
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.061
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.070
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.115
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.138
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.200
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.083
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.104
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.065
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.096
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.134
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.366
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.523
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.723
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.700
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.752
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.905
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.772
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.828
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.917
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20211.251
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.061
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.070
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.053
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.083
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.104
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.060
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.124
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.146
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.431
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.592
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.749
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.618
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.797
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.863
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.640
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.627
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.955
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20211.039
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20000
Self Cites20011
Self Cites20022
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20072
Self Cites20082
Self Cites20094
Self Cites20107
Self Cites20119
Self Cites201222
Self Cites201320
Self Cites201422
Self Cites201529
Self Cites201612
Self Cites20177
Self Cites201810
Self Cites20198
Self Cites20209
Self Cites20218
Total Cites20000
Total Cites20012
Total Cites20023
Total Cites20036
Total Cites20044
Total Cites20050
Total Cites20062
Total Cites20072
Total Cites20087
Total Cites20098
Total Cites201015
Total Cites201125
Total Cites201279
Total Cites2013127
Total Cites2014206
Total Cites2015210
Total Cites2016243
Total Cites2017277
Total Cites2018234
Total Cites2019255
Total Cites2020254
Total Cites2021329
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20000
External Cites per document20010.033
External Cites per document20020.026
External Cites per document20030.128
External Cites per document20040.154
External Cites per document20050.000
External Cites per document20060.222
External Cites per document20070.000
External Cites per document20080.096
External Cites per document20090.042
External Cites per document20100.068
External Cites per document20110.119
External Cites per document20120.361
External Cites per document20130.588
External Cites per document20140.803
External Cites per document20150.761
External Cites per document20160.924
External Cites per document20171.154
External Cites per document20180.957
External Cites per document20191.025
External Cites per document20201.145
External Cites per document20211.543
Cites per document20000.000
Cites per document20010.061
Cites per document20020.070
Cites per document20030.115
Cites per document20040.138
Cites per document20050.000
Cites per document20060.200
Cites per document20070.083
Cites per document20080.104
Cites per document20090.065
Cites per document20100.096
Cites per document20110.134
Cites per document20120.366
Cites per document20130.523
Cites per document20140.723
Cites per document20150.700
Cites per document20160.752
Cites per document20170.905
Cites per document20180.772
Cites per document20190.828
Cites per document20200.917
Cites per document20211.251
% 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
200021.21
200130.00
20020.00
20030.00
20040
20050
200620.83
20076.98
200814.04
200912.50
201017.57
201113.95
201213.25
201313.79
201414.85
201519.81
201614.14
201716.33
201823.42
201920.59
202019.05
202118.58
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20013
Non-citable documents20024
Non-citable documents20035
Non-citable documents20043
Non-citable documents20052
Non-citable documents20061
Non-citable documents20073
Non-citable documents200815
Non-citable documents200929
Non-citable documents201038
Non-citable documents201152
Non-citable documents201258
Non-citable documents201361
Non-citable documents201456
Non-citable documents201562
Non-citable documents201673
Non-citable documents201772
Non-citable documents201869
Non-citable documents201967
Non-citable documents202063
Non-citable documents202155
Citable documents20000
Citable documents200130
Citable documents200239
Citable documents200347
Citable documents200426
Citable documents200517
Citable documents20069
Citable documents200721
Citable documents200852
Citable documents200995
Citable documents2010118
Citable documents2011135
Citable documents2012158
Citable documents2013182
Citable documents2014229
Citable documents2015238
Citable documents2016250
Citable documents2017234
Citable documents2018234
Citable documents2019241
Citable documents2020214
Citable documents2021208
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20000
Uncited documents200131
Uncited documents200240
Uncited documents200348
Uncited documents200426
Uncited documents200519
Uncited documents20069
Uncited documents200723
Uncited documents200863
Uncited documents2009117
Uncited documents2010144
Uncited documents2011168
Uncited documents2012162
Uncited documents2013166
Uncited documents2014174
Uncited documents2015180
Uncited documents2016203
Uncited documents2017180
Uncited documents2018188
Uncited documents2019179
Uncited documents2020153
Uncited documents2021127
Cited documents20000
Cited documents20012
Cited documents20023
Cited documents20034
Cited documents20043
Cited documents20050
Cited documents20061
Cited documents20071
Cited documents20084
Cited documents20097
Cited documents201012
Cited documents201119
Cited documents201254
Cited documents201377
Cited documents2014111
Cited documents2015120
Cited documents2016120
Cited documents2017126
Cited documents2018115
Cited documents2019129
Cited documents2020124
Cited documents2021136
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