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Asian Journal of Sports Medicineopen access



Universities and research institutions in Iran

Subject Area and Category


Kowsar Publishing Company



Publication type



20087209, 2008000X




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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.

Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2011Q4
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2012Q3
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2013Q3
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2014Q3
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2015Q2
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2016Q3
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2017Q2
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2018Q3
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2019Q3
Sports Science2011Q4
Sports Science2012Q3
Sports Science2013Q3
Sports Science2014Q3
Sports Science2015Q3
Sports Science2016Q3
Sports Science2017Q3
Sports Science2018Q3
Sports Science2019Q4

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)20110.520
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.931
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.564
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.500
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.591
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.477
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.616
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.607
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.117
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.520
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.931
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.564
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.513
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.463
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.351
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.507
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.958
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.520
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.931
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.671
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.354
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.205
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.109
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.439
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.232
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.500
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 Cites20116
Self Cites201210
Self Cites20139
Self Cites20149
Self Cites20159
Self Cites201611
Self Cites201712
Self Cites20187
Self Cites20193
Total Cites20100
Total Cites201113
Total Cites201254
Total Cites2013158
Total Cites2014174
Total Cites2015177
Total Cites2016177
Total Cites2017220
Total Cites2018228
Total Cites2019138
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 document20110.280
External Cites per document20120.759
External Cites per document20131.475
External Cites per document20141.435
External Cites per document20151.388
External Cites per document20161.267
External Cites per document20171.425
External Cites per document20181.454
External Cites per document20190.938
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.520
Cites per document20120.931
Cites per document20131.564
Cites per document20141.513
Cites per document20151.463
Cites per document20161.351
Cites per document20171.507
Cites per document20181.500
Cites per document20190.958
% 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 documents20111
Non-citable documents20126
Non-citable documents20137
Non-citable documents20147
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20176
Non-citable documents20184
Non-citable documents20195
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201125
Citable documents201258
Citable documents2013101
Citable documents2014115
Citable documents2015121
Citable documents2016131
Citable documents2017146
Citable documents2018152
Citable documents2019144
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 documents201116
Uncited documents201235
Uncited documents201345
Uncited documents201453
Uncited documents201552
Uncited documents201662
Uncited documents201758
Uncited documents201865
Uncited documents201990
Cited documents20100
Cited documents201110
Cited documents201229
Cited documents201363
Cited documents201469
Cited documents201575
Cited documents201674
Cited documents201794
Cited documents201891
Cited documents201959
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