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Aquichanopen access



Universities and research institutions in Colombia

Subject Area and Category


Universidad de La Sabana

Universidad de La Sabana in Scimago Institutions Rankings



Publication type



16575997, 20275374


2011-2015, 2017-2020



How to publish in this journal


Aquichan, a journal of medical and health sciences from the field of health sciences and, more specifically, nursing, publishes articles resulting from investigations from a point of view of epistemology, evidence-based practice, chronic care, promotion and prevention. The articles are for the academic and scientific community, both in Colombia and abroad. The journal accepts original, previously unpublished papers in Spanish, English, and Portuguese, which are the product of a research or a review and which are not being evaluated by other scientific journals, either in print or electronic form. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Nursing (miscellaneous)2012Q4
Nursing (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Nursing (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Nursing (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Nursing (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Nursing (miscellaneous)2017Q4
Nursing (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Nursing (miscellaneous)2019Q4
Nursing (miscellaneous)2020Q4

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)20120.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.513
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.545
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.592
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.727
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.639
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.671
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.826
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.803
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.513
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.545
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.595
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.651
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.641
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.622
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.786
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.636
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.513
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.444
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.488
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.527
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.410
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.526
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.694
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.535
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 Cites20120
Self Cites201312
Self Cites20146
Self Cites20158
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20174
Self Cites20184
Self Cites20192
Self Cites20202
Total Cites20110
Total Cites20122
Total Cites201320
Total Cites201442
Total Cites201566
Total Cites201684
Total Cites201784
Total Cites201874
Total Cites201988
Total Cites202068
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 document20120.167
External Cites per document20130.235
External Cites per document20140.522
External Cites per document20150.574
External Cites per document20160.712
External Cites per document20170.672
External Cites per document20180.654
External Cites per document20190.860
External Cites per document20200.688
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.143
Cites per document20130.513
Cites per document20140.545
Cites per document20150.595
Cites per document20160.651
Cites per document20170.641
Cites per document20180.622
Cites per document20190.786
Cites per document20200.636
% 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 documents20122
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20148
Non-citable documents201510
Non-citable documents201611
Non-citable documents201712
Non-citable documents201812
Non-citable documents201912
Non-citable documents202011
Citable documents20110
Citable documents201212
Citable documents201334
Citable documents201469
Citable documents2015101
Citable documents2016118
Citable documents2017119
Citable documents2018107
Citable documents2019100
Citable documents202096
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 documents201213
Uncited documents201330
Uncited documents201459
Uncited documents201584
Uncited documents201698
Uncited documents2017100
Uncited documents201886
Uncited documents201982
Uncited documents202080
Cited documents20110
Cited documents20121
Cited documents20139
Cited documents201418
Cited documents201527
Cited documents201631
Cited documents201731
Cited documents201833
Cited documents201930
Cited documents202027
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