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Diabetes and Metabolism Journalopen access


South Korea

Universities and research institutions in South Korea

Subject Area and Category


Korean Diabetes Association



Publication type



22336079, 22336087





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The aims of the Diabetes & Metabolism Journal are to contribute to the cure of and education about diabetes mellitus, and the advancement of diabetology through the sharing of scientific information on the latest developments in diabetology among members of the Korean Diabetes Association and other international societies. The Journal publishes articles on basic and clinical studies, focusing on areas such as metabolism, epidemiology, pathogenesis, complications, and treatments relevant to diabetes mellitus. It also publishes articles covering obesity and cardiovascular disease. Articles on translational research and timely issues including ubiquitous care or new technology in the management of diabetes and metabolic disorders are welcome. In addition, genome research, meta-analysis, and randomized controlled studies are welcome for publication. The editorial board invites articles from international research or clinical study groups. Publication is determined by the editors and peer reviewers, who are experts in their specific fields of diabetology. 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.

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Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism2013Q2
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism2014Q1
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism2015Q1
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism2016Q1
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism2017Q1
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism2018Q1
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism2019Q1
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism2020Q1

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.

Total Documents

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

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)20121.860
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.236
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.861
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.814
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.148
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.133
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.954
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.916
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20203.263
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.860
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.236
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.861
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.990
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.294
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.122
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.738
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.743
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.163
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.860
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.236
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.014
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.176
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.234
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.021
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.452
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.204
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20203.470
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 Cites201218
Self Cites201327
Self Cites201439
Self Cites201528
Self Cites201629
Self Cites201732
Self Cites201817
Self Cites201953
Self Cites202079
Total Cites20110
Total Cites2012173
Total Cites2013369
Total Cites2014661
Total Cites2015622
Total Cites2016695
Total Cites2017665
Total Cites2018575
Total Cites2019576
Total Cites2020797
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 document20122.039
External Cites per document20132.651
External Cites per document20143.399
External Cites per document20153.689
External Cites per document20164.012
External Cites per document20173.883
External Cites per document20183.532
External Cites per document20193.289
External Cites per document20203.626
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20121.860
Cites per document20132.236
Cites per document20142.861
Cites per document20152.990
Cites per document20163.294
Cites per document20173.122
Cites per document20182.738
Cites per document20192.743
Cites per document20203.163
% 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 documents201217
Non-citable documents201336
Non-citable documents201448
Non-citable documents201547
Non-citable documents201645
Non-citable documents201750
Non-citable documents201852
Non-citable documents201951
Non-citable documents202054
Citable documents20110
Citable documents201276
Citable documents2013129
Citable documents2014183
Citable documents2015161
Citable documents2016166
Citable documents2017163
Citable documents2018158
Citable documents2019159
Citable documents2020198
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 documents201226
Uncited documents201353
Uncited documents201473
Uncited documents201563
Uncited documents201668
Uncited documents201770
Uncited documents201886
Uncited documents201977
Uncited documents202090
Cited documents20110
Cited documents201267
Cited documents2013112
Cited documents2014158
Cited documents2015145
Cited documents2016143
Cited documents2017143
Cited documents2018124
Cited documents2019133
Cited documents2020162
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