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Enfermeria Globalopen access



Universities and research institutions in Spain

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Universidad de Murcia Servicio de Publicaciones

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The electronic journal Enfermería Global, supported by EDITUM (Editions of the University of Murcia), was founded in November 2002, with the sole intention of connecting and establishing a unifying bond among the nursing world, regardless of its roles, destinations, borders, hierarchies or academic level. The journal was biannually published until February 2008 when it turned into four-monthly. It has been published quarterly since January 2011. In a scientific and documentary style, the journal emerged from the interest in acquiring new means of information, access to research and the possibility of exchanging experiences and knowledge in an updated and rapid way. Enfermería Global pays careful attention to every detail in its edition to make it an attractive and easy to use publication for the Internet user. The digital document is a resource that offers countless advantages and benefits, provided that we use it properly and we are able to select from the information overload to which we are exposed, all accurate, realistic, present and authentic information expressed in its full text and open access contents. The articles, documents or published studies are related to the general fields corresponding to research, teaching, assistance and nursing administration. The sections of the journal are: -Originals.- Original works, studies and researches. -Reviews.- Critical and updated study on literature / themes of interest for the nursing discipline. Analysis and Conclusions are presented through its development. 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)2013Q4
Nursing (miscellaneous)2014Q4
Nursing (miscellaneous)2015Q4
Nursing (miscellaneous)2016Q4
Nursing (miscellaneous)2017Q4
Nursing (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Nursing (miscellaneous)2019Q4

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)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.100
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.140
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.165
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.153
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.240
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.236
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.345
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.100
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.140
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.165
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.166
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.241
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.237
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.338
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.140
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.173
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.199
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.171
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.327
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 Cites20120
Self Cites20135
Self Cites20146
Self Cites20156
Self Cites20162
Self Cites201710
Self Cites20185
Self Cites20193
Total Cites20120
Total Cites201310
Total Cites201427
Total Cites201546
Total Cites201642
Total Cites201756
Total Cites201855
Total Cites201974
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 document20120
External Cites per document20130.050
External Cites per document20140.109
External Cites per document20150.143
External Cites per document20160.158
External Cites per document20170.198
External Cites per document20180.216
External Cites per document20190.324
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.100
Cites per document20140.140
Cites per document20150.165
Cites per document20160.166
Cites per document20170.241
Cites per document20180.237
Cites per document20190.338
% 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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents20120
Citable documents2013100
Citable documents2014193
Citable documents2015279
Citable documents2016253
Citable documents2017232
Citable documents2018232
Citable documents2019219
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 documents20120
Uncited documents201390
Uncited documents2014168
Uncited documents2015238
Uncited documents2016219
Uncited documents2017184
Uncited documents2018189
Uncited documents2019167
Cited documents20120
Cited documents201310
Cited documents201425
Cited documents201541
Cited documents201634
Cited documents201748
Cited documents201843
Cited documents201952
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