Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Annals of Surgery

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Ltd.

H-Index

322

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

00034932, 15281140

Coverage

1945-2021

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

KLILLEMOE@partners.org

Scope

Annals of Surgery, the world's most highly referenced surgery journal, provides the international medical community with information on significant contributions to the advancement of surgical science and practice. Surgeons look to Annals of Surgery first for innovations in practice and technique. Special editorial features include "Advances in Surgical T​echnique," which provides up-to-the-minute coverage of current clinical issues, and monthly review articles that cover the most current practice concerns. 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
Surgery1999Q1
Surgery2000Q1
Surgery2001Q1
Surgery2002Q1
Surgery2003Q1
Surgery2004Q1
Surgery2005Q1
Surgery2006Q1
Surgery2007Q1
Surgery2008Q1
Surgery2009Q1
Surgery2010Q1
Surgery2011Q1
Surgery2012Q1
Surgery2013Q1
Surgery2014Q1
Surgery2015Q1
Surgery2016Q1
Surgery2017Q1
Surgery2018Q1
Surgery2019Q1
Surgery2020Q1
Surgery2021Q1
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
19992.747
20003.510
20013.724
20023.446
20033.241
20043.374
20053.475
20063.768
20074.368
20083.849
20094.487
20104.192
20114.142
20123.715
20134.285
20144.625
20154.596
20164.422
20174.361
20183.963
20193.762
20204.153
20213.532
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
1999231
2000227
2001217
2002227
2003244
2004252
2005250
2006375
2007372
2008438
2009454
2010478
2011516
2012367
2013467
2014412
2015613
2016536
2017550
2018543
2019582
2020513
2021947
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)19995.628
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20006.466
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20017.114
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20027.419
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20037.670
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20047.467
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20058.035
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20068.605
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20077.967
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20087.857
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20096.744
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20106.085
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20116.163
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20125.671
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20135.991
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20146.323
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20156.632
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20166.311
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20175.749
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20185.454
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.975
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20205.403
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20217.255
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19995.628
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20006.182
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20017.178
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20027.348
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20037.310
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20047.167
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20057.860
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20068.371
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20077.800
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20086.860
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20096.034
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20105.960
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20115.607
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20125.335
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20135.708
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20146.347
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20157.051
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20165.748
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20175.616
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20185.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20195.023
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20205.499
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20217.354
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19994.816
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20005.955
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20016.830
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20026.764
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20036.423
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20046.550
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20057.315
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20068.428
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20076.285
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20085.884
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20095.656
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20105.076
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20115.247
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20124.576
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20135.552
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20146.665
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20156.187
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20165.245
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20175.086
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20185.097
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20195.054
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20205.184
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20217.416
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 Cites1999125
Self Cites2000182
Self Cites2001195
Self Cites2002191
Self Cites2003178
Self Cites2004176
Self Cites2005181
Self Cites2006235
Self Cites2007248
Self Cites2008305
Self Cites2009366
Self Cites2010358
Self Cites2011380
Self Cites2012226
Self Cites2013246
Self Cites2014331
Self Cites2015508
Self Cites2016360
Self Cites2017484
Self Cites2018404
Self Cites2019365
Self Cites2020142
Self Cites2021459
Total Cites19993523
Total Cites20004086
Total Cites20014967
Total Cites20024960
Total Cites20034905
Total Cites20044931
Total Cites20055683
Total Cites20066245
Total Cites20076841
Total Cites20086839
Total Cites20097150
Total Cites20107534
Total Cites20117682
Total Cites20127725
Total Cites20137768
Total Cites20148568
Total Cites20158785
Total Cites20168576
Total Cites20178766
Total Cites20188814
Total Cites20198183
Total Cites20209210
Total Cites202112046
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 document19996.387
External Cites per document20006.959
External Cites per document20017.888
External Cites per document20028.002
External Cites per document20037.839
External Cites per document20047.584
External Cites per document20058.400
External Cites per document20068.970
External Cites per document20079.724
External Cites per document20089.203
External Cites per document20099.082
External Cites per document20108.992
External Cites per document20118.530
External Cites per document20128.369
External Cites per document20138.212
External Cites per document20149.173
External Cites per document20159.096
External Cites per document20168.815
External Cites per document20178.556
External Cites per document20188.555
External Cites per document20197.865
External Cites per document20208.969
External Cites per document202110.373
Cites per document19995.628
Cites per document20006.182
Cites per document20017.178
Cites per document20027.348
Cites per document20037.310
Cites per document20047.167
Cites per document20057.860
Cites per document20068.371
Cites per document20077.800
Cites per document20086.860
Cites per document20096.034
Cites per document20105.960
Cites per document20115.607
Cites per document20125.335
Cites per document20135.708
Cites per document20146.347
Cites per document20157.051
Cites per document20165.748
Cites per document20175.616
Cites per document20185.188
Cites per document20195.023
Cites per document20205.499
Cites per document20217.354
% 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
19998.23
20007.05
20017.83
20023.08
20037.79
200413.49
200515.60
20067.20
200715.05
200813.93
200914.32
201011.92
201112.79
201216.35
201314.13
201417.23
201517.46
201615.67
201717.45
201817.68
201924.91
202029.04
202125.03
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 documents199994
Non-citable documents2000100
Non-citable documents200187
Non-citable documents200279
Non-citable documents200368
Non-citable documents200461
Non-citable documents200568
Non-citable documents200676
Non-citable documents2007199
Non-citable documents2008287
Non-citable documents2009438
Non-citable documents2010466
Non-citable documents2011514
Non-citable documents2012552
Non-citable documents2013445
Non-citable documents2014452
Non-citable documents2015336
Non-citable documents2016560
Non-citable documents2017593
Non-citable documents2018716
Non-citable documents2019635
Non-citable documents2020664
Non-citable documents2021521
Citable documents1999532
Citable documents2000561
Citable documents2001605
Citable documents2002596
Citable documents2003603
Citable documents2004627
Citable documents2005655
Citable documents2006670
Citable documents2007678
Citable documents2008710
Citable documents2009747
Citable documents2010798
Citable documents2011856
Citable documents2012896
Citable documents2013916
Citable documents2014898
Citable documents2015910
Citable documents2016932
Citable documents2017968
Citable documents2018983
Citable documents2019994
Citable documents20201011
Citable documents20211117
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 documents1999127
Uncited documents2000130
Uncited documents2001102
Uncited documents200298
Uncited documents200381
Uncited documents200490
Uncited documents200587
Uncited documents200694
Uncited documents2007196
Uncited documents2008261
Uncited documents2009398
Uncited documents2010414
Uncited documents2011497
Uncited documents2012527
Uncited documents2013435
Uncited documents2014415
Uncited documents2015301
Uncited documents2016485
Uncited documents2017523
Uncited documents2018624
Uncited documents2019585
Uncited documents2020628
Uncited documents2021496
Cited documents1999499
Cited documents2000531
Cited documents2001590
Cited documents2002577
Cited documents2003590
Cited documents2004598
Cited documents2005636
Cited documents2006652
Cited documents2007681
Cited documents2008736
Cited documents2009787
Cited documents2010850
Cited documents2011873
Cited documents2012921
Cited documents2013926
Cited documents2014935
Cited documents2015945
Cited documents20161007
Cited documents20171038
Cited documents20181075
Cited documents20191044
Cited documents20201047
Cited documents20211142
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