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Kidney International

Country United States  - SIR icon
266
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Nephrology
Publisher Elsevier Inc.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00852538, 15231755
Coverage1972-2020
Scope Kidney International (KI) is the official journal of the International Society of Nephrology. Under the editorial leadership of Dr. Pierre Ronco (Paris, France), KI is one of the most cited journals in nephrology and widely regarded as the world's premier journal on the development and consequences of kidney disease. KI offers features with premier benefits for both readers and authors. Here you will find some of the most highly cited original articles in nephrology, sharply focused reviews, latest imaging techniques, controversial discussions and much more. KI is devoted to kidney research. It aims to inform the researcher, the clinical investigator, and the practicing nephrologist on all aspects of kidney research.

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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
Nephrology1999Q1
Nephrology2000Q1
Nephrology2001Q1
Nephrology2002Q1
Nephrology2003Q1
Nephrology2004Q1
Nephrology2005Q1
Nephrology2006Q1
Nephrology2007Q1
Nephrology2008Q1
Nephrology2009Q1
Nephrology2010Q1
Nephrology2011Q1
Nephrology2012Q1
Nephrology2013Q1
Nephrology2014Q1
Nephrology2015Q1
Nephrology2016Q1
Nephrology2017Q1
Nephrology2018Q1
Nephrology2019Q1
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
19991.724
20002.030
20012.169
20022.219
20032.364
20042.085
20052.189
20062.183
20072.325
20082.527
20092.420
20102.461
20112.559
20123.276
20133.542
20143.348
20153.174
20163.058
20173.238
20183.331
20193.425
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)19994.634
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20004.805
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20015.415
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20025.512
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20035.883
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20045.644
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20056.163
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20065.797
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20075.931
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20086.589
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20096.307
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20106.326
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20116.641
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20127.426
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20138.312
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20148.698
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20158.738
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20168.403
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20177.950
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20187.656
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20198.042
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19994.634
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20004.800
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20015.393
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20025.460
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20035.727
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20045.554
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20056.179
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20065.780
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20076.023
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20086.526
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20096.387
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20106.328
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20116.604
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20127.851
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20138.870
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20149.365
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20158.545
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20168.108
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20177.880
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20187.560
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20198.214
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19994.424
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20004.590
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20015.052
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20025.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20035.457
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20045.483
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20055.899
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20065.656
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20075.755
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20086.559
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20096.055
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20106.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20116.347
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20128.252
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20139.655
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20148.909
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20158.101
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20167.656
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20177.531
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20187.637
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20198.169
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 Cites1999723
Self Cites2000765
Self Cites2001807
Self Cites2002914
Self Cites2003832
Self Cites2004799
Self Cites2005927
Self Cites2006895
Self Cites2007638
Self Cites2008597
Self Cites2009482
Self Cites2010379
Self Cites2011360
Self Cites2012400
Self Cites2013279
Self Cites2014306
Self Cites2015308
Self Cites2016267
Self Cites2017303
Self Cites2018231
Self Cites2019277
Total Cites19996349
Total Cites20006739
Total Cites20018192
Total Cites20028719
Total Cites20039307
Total Cites20048798
Total Cites20059918
Total Cites20069727
Total Cites200710860
Total Cites200810617
Total Cites20099134
Total Cites20107214
Total Cites20117053
Total Cites20127239
Total Cites20137460
Total Cites20147333
Total Cites20156708
Total Cites20166705
Total Cites20176572
Total Cites20186169
Total Cites20196210
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 document19994.107
External Cites per document20004.255
External Cites per document20014.862
External Cites per document20024.887
External Cites per document20035.215
External Cites per document20045.050
External Cites per document20055.602
External Cites per document20065.248
External Cites per document20075.669
External Cites per document20086.159
External Cites per document20096.050
External Cites per document20105.996
External Cites per document20116.267
External Cites per document20127.418
External Cites per document20138.539
External Cites per document20148.974
External Cites per document20158.153
External Cites per document20167.785
External Cites per document20177.517
External Cites per document20187.277
External Cites per document20197.848
Cites per document19994.634
Cites per document20004.800
Cites per document20015.393
Cites per document20025.460
Cites per document20035.727
Cites per document20045.554
Cites per document20056.179
Cites per document20065.780
Cites per document20076.023
Cites per document20086.526
Cites per document20096.387
Cites per document20106.328
Cites per document20116.604
Cites per document20127.851
Cites per document20138.870
Cites per document20149.365
Cites per document20158.545
Cites per document20168.108
Cites per document20177.880
Cites per document20187.560
Cites per document20198.214
% 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
199913.13
200018.31
200115.50
200217.42
20036.72
20043.73
20052.73
200622.58
200722.83
200824.92
200918.75
201021.21
201126.33
201221.94
201325.71
201428.36
201527.41
201628.86
201728.93
201835.32
201935.33
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 documents199970
Non-citable documents2000125
Non-citable documents2001178
Non-citable documents2002186
Non-citable documents2003176
Non-citable documents2004195
Non-citable documents2005231
Non-citable documents2006289
Non-citable documents2007433
Non-citable documents2008517
Non-citable documents2009607
Non-citable documents2010582
Non-citable documents2011597
Non-citable documents2012569
Non-citable documents2013580
Non-citable documents2014563
Non-citable documents2015585
Non-citable documents2016536
Non-citable documents2017549
Non-citable documents2018530
Non-citable documents2019525
Citable documents19991370
Citable documents20001404
Citable documents20011519
Citable documents20021597
Citable documents20031625
Citable documents20041584
Citable documents20051605
Citable documents20061683
Citable documents20071803
Citable documents20081627
Citable documents20091430
Citable documents20101140
Citable documents20111068
Citable documents2012922
Citable documents2013841
Citable documents2014783
Citable documents2015785
Citable documents2016827
Citable documents2017834
Citable documents2018816
Citable documents2019756
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 documents1999215
Uncited documents2000259
Uncited documents2001286
Uncited documents2002307
Uncited documents2003321
Uncited documents2004320
Uncited documents2005328
Uncited documents2006364
Uncited documents2007490
Uncited documents2008516
Uncited documents2009567
Uncited documents2010595
Uncited documents2011564
Uncited documents2012469
Uncited documents2013464
Uncited documents2014412
Uncited documents2015442
Uncited documents2016450
Uncited documents2017438
Uncited documents2018438
Uncited documents2019393
Cited documents19991225
Cited documents20001270
Cited documents20011411
Cited documents20021476
Cited documents20031480
Cited documents20041459
Cited documents20051508
Cited documents20061608
Cited documents20071746
Cited documents20081628
Cited documents20091470
Cited documents20101127
Cited documents20111101
Cited documents20121022
Cited documents2013957
Cited documents2014934
Cited documents2015928
Cited documents2016913
Cited documents2017945
Cited documents2018908
Cited documents2019888
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